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Downtown Holiday 2023

Fort Worth Blog  -  Posted on 11/08/23

'Tis the season! Join us in Downtown Fort Worth for some holiday magic and get into the spirit with our list of things to DO. For our full event calendar, click here.

Eat, Drink, & Be Merry 

Leave the cooking up to the pros this holiday season. From holiday meals with the family, to company parties, our Downtown restaurants are here to host you! For our full list of Downtown restaurants, click here. 


Have you checked out Downtown's newest outdoor movie experience!?! The Rooftop Cinema Club is now open at the Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel, featuring cocktails, games, food, and more, all while you catch a film under the stars! See their movie lineup here.

AMC Palace 9:  Visit AMC Theatres and share in the wonder of the holidays, the magic of the movies, and the memories for a lifetime.

Fort Worth Community Christmas Tree

The 77th Annual Fort Worth Community Christmas Tree in Sundance Square Plaza is a beautiful sight of holiday magic in Downtown. This year’s tree is a majestic 80’ Norway Spruce (traveling 1,100 miles from northern Michigan). It will continue Fort Worth’s tradition of having the tallest LIVE Christmas Tree in Texas


Rein in the New Year at Four Day Weekend for a night full of hilarious interactive comedy! Their New Year's Eve Dinner Package Show will include a cocktail-style dinner catered by local favorite, Reata. Doors open at 8:00 p.m. for dinner followed by the comedy show at 10:00 p.m. This award-winning comedy troupe specializes in interactive entertainment, building comedy skits around audience suggestions and participation - get in on the action and join us for this holiday bucket list item! More info here.

Seasonal Bites & Delights

Indulge in your favorite holiday flavors from pumpkin spice to peppermint and everything in between! Warm up with a holiday drink from coffee shops like Buon GiornoVaquero Coffee Co., Legal Cafe, Sons Coffee, or Pax and Beneficia! And what's a holiday drink without a perfect pairing? Check out the holiday specials from Funkytown Donuts & Drafts or a a festive scoop from Melt Ice Creams.


Experience this interactive light installation in Burnett Park! Lights in the trees illuminate and change colors as it reacts to nearby sounds. Make the trees "sing" with light as you sing, clap, talk, and play instruments. Come on down and let 'em hear you! Learn more here.


Add some creativity to your holiday itinerary! Enhance your culinary skills with a pasta-making class at il Modo - perfect for a date night or gift the experience. Check out the interactive activities in Sundance Square including Indulge's various cooking classes, Oragami Dog's creative grooming experience, Urban Planetology's Garden Zen, and terrarium building! Learn more at

The Nutcracker at Bass Hall 

Countless performances of The Nutcracker are happening at Bass Hall. Don't miss out on the magical holiday tradition of Texas Ballet Theater’s The NutcrackerFor their full performance calendar, click here

For more ways to DO Downtown, check out our calendar of events here!

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