Come join Grapevine Mayor William D. Tate as he “flips the switch” to transform historic downtown Grapevine into the Christmas Capital of Texas. Experience the beautiful city as it is illuminated with more than a million lights along Main Street.
This event is free and is a wonderfully entertaining presentation that blends traditional favorites and contemporary sights and sounds that will warm the heart and excite the soul. Chilly Dawgs returns to sing in the season!
Don’t miss this exciting evening to kick off the holiday season with the whole family in Grapevine…The Christmas Capitol of Texas.
NEW THIS YEAR….
Family-friendly activities begin at 5 pm. Come early and make Christmas ornaments, string popcorn and cranberries, and enjoy cupcake and cookie decorating that you can take home with you. Bring your camera to have your photo taken in an real live reindeer pulled sleigh.
This is an amazing annual event that you don’t want to miss!
Celebrate a Victorian Christmas at Grapevine’s Nash Farm. Visitors can explore the historic farmhouse and farm to experience how
Grapevine’s earliest settlers celebrated Christmas in Texas.
December 2, 2017
Enjoy hot cider and cookies and everyone is invited to make a Victorian ornament to take home.
$3 per person and registration is required.
Nash Farm is the oldest intact farmstead in Tarrant County and is a unique place to visit and experience what life was like on the farm throughout history. They offer many events, programs, and educational series throughout the year for the whole family.
Call 817 410-3585 for more information or visit www.nashfarm.org
Lake Grapevine, Saturday, December 2, 2017
6 p.m. -9 p.m.
Starting at Dusk on Lake Grapevine (around 6:00 pm).
Lake Grapevine will twinkle with holiday cheer! The waters will glisten during the Twinkle Light Parade on Lake Grapevine at dusk, and water crafts will be sparkling with lights to celebrate the holidays.
This lighted boat parade begins at Twin Coves Marina and will pick up entries at each marina as it circles the lake.
Don’t miss this exciting annual event!
Historic Downtown Grapevine illuminates with holiday cheer!
Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Thousands of merrymakers will witness the largest lighted Christmas parade in North Texas. Enjoy the enchanting display of more than 100 colorfully lighted floats that will pass through Historic Downtown Grapevine. Rolling to the tune of numerous marching bands playing holiday music, the Grapevine Parade of Lights is North Texas’ largest lighted Christmas parade. Watch for Santa on the last float!
The parade route will be along Historic Main Street, beginning at Hanover Drive and concluding at Northwest Hwy.
This is a free event.
Parlor Sociable at Nash Farm
December 14, 2017
10am – 12pm
Enjoy Nash Farm and a wonderful social to visit with friends during the holiday season. Everyone will enjoy parlor games, conversation and coffee, tea and sweets.
Ages 14 and older.
$15 per person
Nash Farm is the oldest intact farmstead in Tarrant County. It is such a unique place to visit and experience what life was like on the farm throughout history. They offer many events, programs, and educational series throughout the year for the whole family.
Join in as Nash Farm presents heritage skills for the whole family. Come learn how things were done back on the farm. Each workshop focuses on different skills that can still be used today.