Things to do in Arlington, December 16

Arlington – December 16

Holiday Pajama Storytime

Thursday, December 17

Arlington Public Library, Lake Arlington Branch

Come join us as we celebrate the holidays with a special pajama story time. Children are encouraged to dress in their favorite cozy PJs and bring their furry friend as we read stories, sing songs, and make a special craft. Families are welcome with the stories geared for children 4-8 yrs old.

Interlochen Lights

December 17-25

These are the Texas Best Christmas Lights and are free to see each year in this popular Arlington neighborhood.  Join this festive 40-year tradition!!


Adventures with Owls

River Legacy Living Science Center

Thursday, December 17

Join us for a special hands-on learning opportunity designed especially for preschoolers and an adult partner to introduce them to the naturally fun learning at River Legacy.


Breakfast with Santa

Alley Cats

Saturday, December 19

Bring the whole family for this all you can eat breakfast plus games.  Children will enjoy a visit and photo with the main elf, himself!


Texas Christkindl Market

Outside Globe Life Park (along Road to Six Flags & Nolan Ryan Expressway)

Daily through December 23


Inspired by a cherished German tradition, the Texas Christkindl Market in Arlington is one of the largest open-air holiday markets in the Southwest. This family-friendly market features a unique shopping experience for gifts and holiday decorations along with authentic German cuisine, holiday beverages, live entertainment, children’s activities, and much more.  Parking and admission are free!

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