Did you know that Grapevine is the Christmas Capital of Texas? Here is how to celebrate the holidays in this adorable suburb!
Updated December 2021
For decades, Grapevine residents and businesses have adorned the town with over-the-top decor and organized family-friendly events for the holidays each year. In 2009, Grapevine received an official proclamation from the Texas Senate to recognize the city as the Christmas Capital of Texas!
There’s over 1,400 festive activities in 40 days! And we are highlighting many of them below!
DINE IN A BUBBLE WITH FONDUE AND CHAMPAGNE AT HOTEL VIN through 3/12
WATCH THE NUTCRACKER IN A NUTSHELL AT HARVEST HALL on 12/11
ALSO MAKE GINGERBREAD HOUSES & WATCH HOLIDAY MOVIES at Harvest Hall on 12/20
ENJOY HOT COCOA FRENCH TOAST AT BACCHUS for brunch or visit on 12/16 for a Deck the Halls event with Hall Wines
WANDER THE GRAPEVINE CHRISTMAS VILLAGE with lots of activities like a Christmas tree lot with snow, photos with Santa, an elf adventure and more, daily through 12/23
FESTIVE TRAIN RIDES on the North Pole Express
MAKE GLASS ORNAMENTS AT VETRO GLASS
VISIT THE GRAPEVINE CHRISTMAS MARKET every weekend until 12/22
TAKE PHOTOS WITH MAIN STREET SANTA at the North Pole General Store until 12/24
SEE THE CITY HALL LIGHT SHOW SPECTACULAR every evening until 1/9 and also sing along to the town square’s Singing Christmas Tree
SHOP HOLIDAY GIFTS AT GOOD THINGS FOR ALL SEASONS
DECORATE COOKIES AND MAKE CRAFTS at the House of Shine’s Santa’s Workshop 12/21-23 and 12/28-30
ENJOY CHRISTMAS CONCERTS & MOVIES AT THE PALACE until 12/23
TOUR A MOCK CHRISTMAS VILLAGE at the Grapevine Visitor’s Center
STOP BY NASH FARM FOR CHRISTMAS EVENTS including a Christmas Celebration on 12/11 and Parlor Sociable on 12/17
TAKE A PHOTO IN FRONT OF THE TEXAS GENERAL STORE, excellently decorated this year!
ENJOY A HOLIDAY SHOW at the Texas Star Dinner Theater every Thursday through Sunday
MAKE OVER THE TOP HOT COCOA AT DR SUE’S CHOCOLATE from 4-6pm daily