Things to Do in Dallas this Weekend of December 2

Things to Do in Dallas this Weekend of December 2 | Image Credit: Dallas Holiday Parade Facebook

Our top picks on for Things to do in Dallas this weekend of December 2 include The 2022 Toyota Dallas Holiday Parade, Madonna Tribute: PriMadonna, The Miracle Christmas Cocktail Pop-Up, Christmas On The River Walk, and lots more!

There’s always a lot to do in Dallas, especially on the weekends. And so, if you find yourself asking the question – ‘What are some exciting things to do in Dallas today?’, we have you covered! Whether you are looking for things to do in Dallas this weekend for couples or family events in Dallas on the weekend or black events, you are sure to find something you like on our list.

Things to Do in Dallas this Weekend of December 2, 2022 – Friday

Night Fever Art Show

What: Disco was a revolutionary point and Night Fever shows its impact on the art world.

It’s going to be a groovy night with all sorts of art mediums– from painting to music, from sculptures to photographs.

Catch Night Fever and support over 20 local vendors and artists in DFW.

When: December 2, 2022 | 6 pm to 12 am
Where: Royal Lane Studios, 6400 Maple Ave suite 850, Dallas, TX 75235
How much: Presale $10; Door $15

Ugly Sweater Rave

What: Why avoid a fun holiday tradition when you can embrace it?

Wear your best ugly Christmas sweater. You just might win the ugly sweater contest. Plus, some of the best DJs in DFW will keep it going all night long!

When: December 2, 2022 | 9 pm to 2 am
Where: The Green Elephant, 5627 Dyer St, Dallas, TX 75206

Madonna Tribute: PriMadonna

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

Image credit: PriMadonna Facebook

What: We can all agree that Madonna is the ultimate icon. Well, PriMadonna, the ultimate Madonna tribute band, is throwing it all the way back to the 80s. You’ll feel like you’re actually watching the Queen of Pop in concert.

Dance and scream to some of her most iconic songs like Like A Virgin, Material Girl, and Crazy For You.

When: December 2, 2022 | 7 pm
Where: Legacy Hall, 7800 Windrose Ave., Plano, TX 75024
How much: $0 to $75

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Things to Do in Dallas on Saturday, December 3, 2022

Cheat Codes Concert

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

Image credit: Cheat Codes Facebook

What: If you want to hype up your Saturday night, you better see Cheat Codes live. Some of the most popular DJs in the game, this talented trio can and will keep the party going on all night.

When: December 3, 2022 | 10 pm
Where: Stereo Live Dallas, 2711 Storey Ln, Dallas, TX 75220
How much: $10 – $12

The 2022 Toyota Dallas Holiday Parade

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

Dallas Holiday Parade Facebook

What: It’s officially the holiday season and Dallas is celebrating with a grand parade!

Watch bands and dancers in colorful costumes march down Commerce Street and through Downtown Dallas, blasting some classic Christmas tunes.

When: December 3, 2022 | 10 am
Where: Starts at Commerce Street, Dallas, TX
How much: Free, $25 to $35

Sweet Season Workshops with Mrs. Claus

What: If you just want a quiet day, there’s no better place than with Mrs. Claus. Get into the holiday spirit and decorate a few ornaments. You can give them as gifts or just bring a little more Christmas into your home.

Then, commemorate the experience with a snapshot with Mrs. Claus herself!

When: December 3, 2022 | 12 pm to 2 pm
Where: Canopy Park, The Village Dallas, 5605 Village Glen Dr, Dallas, TX 75206

Old Towne Christmas Craft Fair

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

Image credit: Dottie Lynn Recreation Center Facebook

What: Going to craft fairs is always exciting because you know you’re going to see all sorts of cool, cute, and fun stuff. The Old Towne Christmas Craft Fair is no different.

This fair will be packed with local and craft vendors. So you better have your wallet ready. And if you have your kids with you, you can take them to meet Santa, get creative at craft stations, enjoy treats, and more!

When: December 3, 2022 | 9 am
Where: ?Dottie Lynn Recreation Center, 3200 Norwood Ln, Arlington, TX 76013

The Miracle Christmas Cocktail Pop-Up

The Miracle Christmas Cocktail Pop-Up

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What: The Miracle Christmas Cocktail Pop-Up is back in Dallas! This extravagant holiday party will have over 30,000 lights, several Christmas trees, snowmen, nutcrackers, stockings, and more!

Taste the holiday spirit with literal spirits. Made by famed New York mixologists, the cocktails will have you singing. Recipes include Christmapolitan, Santa’s Little Helper, Elfing Around, and Jingle Balls Nog.

You can even have a “naughty” or “nice” shot. Things get even more festive when you see the glasses the drinks come in.

When: December 3 to December 24, 2022 | 4 pm to 2 am, depending on the day
Where: Royal 38, 2301 N Akard St Suite 210, Dallas, TX 75201 

Things to Do in Dallas this Weekend of December 2, 2022 – Sunday

Holiday Drag Brunch

What: No matter the season, drag queens always make it better. You’re going to have the best and most fun brunch ever!

The queens are celebrating Christmas early and they’re giving you the best gift– a holiday drag show!

As you can your friends indulge in specialty brunch items and themed cocktails (only available right here, right now), as the most fabulous and talented queens will move throughout the floor to give you an amazing show.

Then, you meet and greet these stunning queens for free! Best believe you’re going to get an Instagram-perfect moment.

When: December 4, 2022 | 11 am
Where: Legacy Hall, 7800 Windrose Ave., Plano, TX 75024
How much: $60 per person, sold by the table

Christmas On The River Walk

What: Looking for the perfect place to bring your family? The Christmas on the River Walk is it.

From making ornaments and decorations to making real snowmen, there’s a whole bunch of activities you can all enjoy by the waterfront. Not to mention pictures with live reindeer and meeting Santa, of course.

There will also be live music you can enjoy while sipping on yummy hot cocoa.

When: December 4, 2022 | 12 pm to 4 pm
Where: 4110 River Walk Dr, Flower Mound, TX 75028
How much: Free

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