Christmas & Holiday Season

The most magical time of year has arrived and The Colony is the ultimate destination for festive fun this season. With a daily Christmas light show, family-friendly celebrations and late-night holiday parties, get ready for an unforgettable time in North Texas.

Holiday in the Park
Perryman Park 

'Tis the season for holiday cheer and jolly fun for the whole family. Enjoy the most wonderful time of the year with an evening of festive holiday activities, timeless Christmas tunes and magical light displays. Festivities start with the Parade of Lights and lead up to a night of live performances, carnival games, rides and a holiday baking contest.

Parade of Lights
Perryman Park

Kickoff the holiday season with an illuminated parade throughout The Colony. The parade route begins at Peters Colony Elementary parking lot and proceeds west on Nash Drive to Blair Oaks Drive, then south to The Five Star Complex. 

The Colony Christmas Spectacular 
Central Fire Station

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the holidays with a festive light show all season long. Illuminated trees, twinkling snowflakes and dazzling displays choreographed to music are sure to make your evening merry and bright. Tune your radio to 99.9 FM and listen to festive holiday music at this free light show for all ages. 

Holiday Magic at Grandscape
Grandscape Lifestyle Center

The celebration never ends at Grandscape, where photo ops, festive happy hours and family-focused celebrations come together. Party on as the Grinch takes over The Homestead, watch a holiday movie on The Lawn and workout with themed outdoor fitness classes.

Christmas Concerts & Movie Screenings
Lava Cantina

With family-friendly movies during the day and showstopping concerts at night, Lava Cantina has it all. Enjoy free Saturday afternoon film screenings like "Elf" and "Rise of the Guardians" throughout the month. Get your tickets to their epic annual Christmas concert, complete with live music and Creole-Mexican cuisine.

Howliday In The Park
The Shacks at Austin Ranch

Get into the howliday spirit with FREE professional holiday photos of your fur babies. Hang out with your pup at Bacon's Dog Park, listen to live music and enjoy an incredible lunch from one of six restaurants. Dine on the spacious dog-friendly patio with your pick of tasty food, craft beer and unique cocktails.

Kids Gingerbread House Decorating
Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse

With some help from the head pastry chef, children of all ages can create delicious decorations. Each workshop ticket includes a meal from the Davio's kitchen and the opportunity to meet Santa. 

Holiday Onsie Party
Truck Yard

Don your best onsies for this family-friendly celebration at The Colony's outdoor beer garden. Enjoy all-day holiday drink specials, complimentary hot cocoa for the kiddos and random snowball fights. Stick around for the raffle to win prize-filled stockings.

Holiday Festivities
The Colony Public Library

Celebrate the holidays with family-focused activities at The Colony Public Library. Learn about global traditions at the Christmas around the world celebration and decorate traditional gingerbread houses. 

New Year's Eve Celebration
Lava Cantina

Ring in the New Year with The Colony's largest NYE party! Rock out to a live performance from a beloved band and enjoy a free champagne toast at midnight. Make the evening extra special by booking VIP seats for an incredible view of the show and complimentary party favors. 

Holiday Shopping Blog Holiday Shopping Guide

Buy local this holiday season with this comprehensive gift guide. It's shopping made easy with something for everyone on your nice list. 

Holiday Catering 5 Ways to Enjoy a Hassle-Free Holiday

Don’t let the most magical time of the year become the most stressful. Check out our guide to easy catering, home decor and more for a hassle-free holiday in The Colony.

Holiday EventsMore Events in The Colony

Check out a complete list of events this holiday season. Our Facebook page is updated throughout December to include all the festive fun!