Christmas in Grapevine!

By Todd White | December 16, 2015

It’s that time of the year again…lights, Christmas trees, caroling, shopping and so much more! In the midst of it all, be sure to plan a trip to the Christmas Capital of Texas – Grapevine! This is truly a magical wonderland of Christmas fun and adventure with something to do for everyone!

One of the must-stop locations in Grapevine is ICE at the Gaylord Texan Resort! Everyone in your family will love this place, seriously…snowtubing, ice, a 54-foot Christmas tree and 1.5 million twinkling lights. Brings out the kid in everyone!

In addition to the “Icy wonderland” there’s shopping around town and at the Country Christmas Market, pictures with Santa, events at the LEGOLAND Discovery Center and performances of “A Christmas Story” and double features of “A Charlie Brown Christmas” and “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” at the Palace Theater.


There are so many awesome things to do in Grapevine for Christmas…you won’t want to miss it. There’s still time to enjoy the magic of the holidays and plan a daytrip there. Need help in planning your trip, Grapevine has plenty of resources online. Here are a few of the key links:

Create Lifetime Christmas Memories in Grapevine – List of key activities (Christmas in Grapevine press release)
Christmas Around Grapevine

Also, Texas Highways published an article with tips and events to see in Grapevine.

So pack up the car, gather your family and head over to Grapevine. It’s one of our favorite Christmas daytrips to take.


(photos provided by the Grapevine Convention and Visitor’s Bureau)

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