The list continues for great Christmas productions, musical performances and more. The variety includes family friendly events, date night ideas and girl’s night out fun. Some of these are unique one-time ideas while others lend themselves to become family traditions.
HOT CHOCOLATE TASTINGS
November 27 – December 23
Dr. Sue’s hot chocolate tastings start this weekend. Every day between 2:00 PM and 6:00 PM you can stop by and sample 3 different gourmet chocolates. The flavors are: peppermint, old-fashioned and Mexican hot chocolate. If you have not been to this chocolate store, you are in for a real treat. Be warned, this chocolate is very addicting. This is a special event only available during the holidays.
If you have been to Dr. Sue’s Chocolate before, please note they have moved. In celebration of this move, this weekend will also include a “moving special”. You will receive 15% off all items in the store. Sale runs this Friday thru Sunday.
For more information or for store hours, call (817) 527-4424. They also partner up with Messina Hof Grapevine every 1st Wednesday of the month for chocolate and wine pairing.
NEW ADDRESS: Dr. Sue’s Chocolate
417 South Main Street
JACOB MARLEY’S CHRISTMAS CAROL
November 27 – December 20
This twist on a classic Christmas story is hilarious and heart-felt at the same time. You all know Scrooge but do you know Marley? Tickets on sale now at http://stagewest.org/tickets.
Stage West Theatre
821/823 West Vickery Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX
November 30 – December 23
Whether it is family tradition or we just enjoy that film, we all have those movies we look see every year. Wouldn’t it be fun to watch them on the big screen? Well thanks to the Palace Arts Center in Grapevine, now you can. Here is the line-up:
A Christmas Carol – November 30
White Christmas – December 1, 9, 20 and 22
It’s a Wonderful Life – December 2, 8, 11, 17, 2, 22, 23
A Christmas Story – December 7, 10, 13, 21 (at 2:00 PM)
A Charlie Brown Christmas and How the Grinch Stole Christmas – December 22 (at 2:00 PM), 23 (at 2:00 PM)
All screenings are just $6.00 per person. Movie time is 7:00 PM for all of the shows, unless otherwise noted.
Palace Arts Center
300 North Main
PARADE OF LIGHTS
Thursday, December 3
This is the 36th year for this parade featuring over 100 floats and marching bands. The theme this year is Toyland. Make sure to arrive early, this is a very well attended event.
Historic Downtown Grapevine
MELINDA WOOD IN CONCERT
Friday, December 4
This is a one-night only performance to get the holidays underway. It will include several talent you might recognize from local theaters.
For information call (817) 923-9500. Tickets price is $15.00.
Arts Fifth Avenue
1628 5th Ave
Fort Worth, TX
IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS
DECEMBER 4 – 20, 2015
Based on the 1954 film, this timeless classic takes you into the world of two best friends and World War II veterans. This is a sweet story of friendship and love.
To purchase tickets online visit www.TheatreArlington.org or call the box office at (817) 275-7661. Join the cast and crew for a reception after the opening night show.
305 West Main Street
TWINKLE LIGHT BOAT PARADE
Saturday, December 5
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
This is the only boat Christmas parade in the DFW area. It is not only boats but a variety of water crafts. The parade begins at the Twin Coves Marina with more water crafts joining in at each marina. Viewing areas are along the shore of Lake Grapevine. Another viewing area is the Glass Cactus Nightclub.