Top Things To Do In Fort Worth This Weekend Dec 13th-15th

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1) 2 Incredible Ballet Productions This Weekend:

Texas Ballet kicks off two plus weeks of performances of The Nutcracker at Bass Performance Hall


Ballet Concerto Holiday Special at Will Rogers Auditorium features Winterwonderland, A Flamenco Hannukah, The Christmas Grump & O Holy Night



2) Hooray for Holidays Musical TV Special at Theatre Arlington

Let’s go back in time a bit…
Growing up, we all loved gathering around the TV to watch the holiday specials each season. Join Theatre Arlington as they imagine what it would be like to have our own show with singing, dancing, and special guest stars every performance. No doubt the start of a holiday tradition.  In the ever-growing Downtown Arlington Entertainment District.
Appropriate for audiences aged 3 and up

3) If Scrooge Was A Brother at Jubilee Theatre

Get to Jubilee Theatre in Sundance Square to experience Jubilee’s twist on a Classic Holiday Tale. It’s Christmas Eve and Eb Scroo is seeking to snuff out the season’s cheer by demanding all debts owed him be satisfied before nightfall. Facing imprisonment, a Christmas without presents and a feast, the residents are desperate. In this urban spin of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, the ghosts and characters are icons of Black culture performing holiday songs with a modern twist.
Click here for a new twist on an old classic holiday tale.

4) Jack Frost at Casa Manana

Jack Frost is living the perfect life, spending his days making spectacular ice sculptures and hanging with his friends in the Frozen Kingdom. One day tragedy strikes, and Jack, along with his friends, is banished from the kingdom by his evil uncle – who wants to destroy the world with a new ice age! Get to Casa Manana in Fort Worth’s Cultural District and find out if a band of snowy misfits help Jack find his destiny and restore order to the kingdom? Santa Claus himself narrates this holiday spectacular where adventure awaits at every turn.
Take a trip to the Frozen Kingdom HERE

5) Enjoy the Lights

Stroll through Sundance Square and experience the joy of the holiday season with the beautiful Christmas tree while watching children’s wishes detailed to Santa. It’s worth a special drive through Fort Worth’s Cultural District to check out The Modern Lights. You can find all the lights and Santa sightings in and around Fort Worth right here.

6) Worth the trip to Irving

An Evening with Chevy Chase + Holiday Vacation Screening
Light up your holidays with Chevy Chase live on stage plus an audience Q & A following a 30th anniversary screening of National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. After the showing of the holiday classic on the big screen, the celebration will continue with actor Chevy Chase (Clark Griswold) sharing stories from his career and the making of his classic movies and legendary television programs.
Click here for an Evening with Chevy Chase!

7) Dallas Cowboys host Los Angeles Rams

Winning or Losing, the Cowboys are always the biggest game in town. This match-up between last year’s divisional round playoff teams puts two underachieving teams fighting for their playoff lives.  Click HERE if you have the heart for it….not all of us do!


Disclaimer: What’s Up Fort Worth features many events in other cities (including Dallas) when our staff feels that the event has DFW market-wide interest and that fans in Fort Worth and Tarrant County will make the trek to Dallas for the event.

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