Photography by Danny Fulgencio.

Dec. 14 – Free Birds

Enjoy a free bird watching tour at White Rock Lake led by North Texas Master Naturalist Natha Taylor. Bring binoculars and a bird field guide to spot and identify the wildlife. 

Where: White Rock Pump Station, 2900 White Rock Road

Cost: Free

Info: dallaslibrary2.org

Dec. 6 – Light Up Lakewood

Start the holiday season with the lighting of the tree at the Lakewood Shopping Center. Before you go, shop for gifts, take pictures with Santa or listen to a performance by the Woodrow Variations.

Where: Lakewood Shopping Center, 6400 Gaston Ave.

Cost: Free

Info: facebook.com/events

Dec. 7 – Polar PJ Party

Watch the holiday classic, “The Polar Express,” on the big screen without having to change out of your pajamas. 

Where: Angelika Film Center, 5321 E. Mockingbird Lane

Cost: $9.50

Info: angelikafilmcenter.com

Dec. 13-15 – Ready to Run

Test your limits in a variety of races at the 2019 BMW Dallas Marathon. From a 26-mile marathon to a 2-mile walk, there’s an event for everyone. If running isn’t your thing, cheer on participants as they trek through the neighborhood. 

Where: Various locations

Cost: $10-$449

Info: bmwdallasmarathon.com

Dec. 31 – Popping Corks

Ring in the new year with dinner, drinks, door prizes and popcorn-tossing comedy at Pocket Sandwich Theatre. 

Where: Pocket Sandwich Theatre, 5400 E. Mockingbird Lane

Cost: $99

Info: pocketsandwich.com


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