Where to See the Brightest & Best Lights in DFW
As the countdown to Christmas begins, DFW communities deck out in holiday cheer, and families begin to decorate their homes. One local tradition that’s become an annual favorite is visiting locations that transform into brilliant displays of light. If you’re looking for holiday lights to tour this season, our REALTORS® in Dallas have created this list of some of their favorite places in and around Dallas to see Christmas lights.
Frisco, Texas – Christmas in the Square
Each evening from 6 to 10 p.m., November 25th through January 1st, the city of Frisco puts on a dazzling light and music show. The entertainment doesn’t stop there—participate in ice skating, find your Christmas tree, ride a train or carriage, and delight in snow flurries. If the city charms you this holiday season, come back and look at homes in Frisco, TX.
Dallas, Texas – Galleria Dallas
During the end of November through December, the Galleria in Dallas is your one-stop spot. Not only can you get all of your gifts purchased, you can also celebrate the season. There are events throughout the month, including a tree lighting, the Illumination Celebration, Santa’s Christmas Village, and more. Living in the big city offers a magic of its own. If you’re interested in the urban lifestyle, check out the homes for sale in Dallas, TX.
Grapevine, Texas – Christmas Capital of Texas
The whole city of Grapevine is a festival of lights, and a huge effort goes into producing a magical scene. From train rides to the millions of lights, you’ll find over 1,400 events to choose from. If you decide you want to be a part of this enchanting community, be sure to look at the homes in Grapevine, TX as well. If you end up finding a place you love, you can make it a point to be part of the magic next year.
Farmer’s Branch, Texas – Christmas Tour of Lights
Farmer’s Branch offers area residents who love holiday lights a wonderful outing. From November 25th until December 30th, you can enjoy a tour that features a host of animated lights, music, and even Santa himself. With 2016 bigger and better than ever, it’s an event you don’t want to miss. If you see homes in Farmer’s Branch, TX along the way that you love, consider making it the next place you live.
Grand Prairie, Texas – Prairie Lights
Located at Lynn Creek Park, Prairie Lights is four million lights stretched over two miles. The magnificent display is an ideal evening with friends and family, and the awe-inspiring sight will leave you full of holiday spirit. Don’t miss the Christmas Village, and if you have time, check out the homes in Grand Prairie, TX as well if you’re considering a move in the near future.
Arlington, Texas – Holiday in the Park
Like theme parks across the US, Six Flags knows how to make the holiday season special. On select days, you can wander and ride while viewing a winter wonderland decked out in millions of sparkling lights. As long you’re there, make it a point to visit Santa. If you want to live nearby, check out the homes in Arlington, TX as well.
Addison, TX – Vitruvian Lights
The Vitruvian lights in Addison happen on November 25th. After you’ve finished your Black Friday shopping, don’t forget this special event. If you love the area, take some time to tour the homes in Addison, TX. You may just find the perfect one to buy this winter.
If your dream is a new home for the holidays, contact the helpful, experienced agents at RE/MAX DFW Associates.