Arts and Entertainment Calendar

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  1. Saturday, December 8


    • Free Community Workout – 5 a.m., Camp Gladiator, Texas Lottery Plaza at Toyota Music Factory
    • Blue Christmas Pancake Breakfast – 9 a.m., Plymouth Park Baptist Church
    • “Home for the Holidays” – 7:30 p.m., Irving Symphony Orchestra, Carpenter Performance Hall

    Sunday, December 9


    • ICE! Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer – open daily through January 1, 2019 – Gaylord Texas, Grapevine
    • December AquaStars – 11:30 a.m., Heritage Aquatic Center
    • Second Sunday Funday:  A Lone Star Christmas – 1-4 p.m., Irving Arts Center
    • “Fanfares” – 3:30 p.m., New Philharmonic Orchestra of Irving, Carpenter Performance Hall

    Monday, December 10


    • Garth Williams:  Illustrator of the Century – through January 27, 2019, Dupree Lobby
    • Leading Ladies Film Series: “Miracle on 34th Street” (1947, Maureen O’Hara) – 7 p.m., Angelika Film Center & Café, Plano

    Tuesday, December 11


    • Elf Academy – 10 a.m.-Noon, through December 18, Hillside Village Shopping Center, Cedar Hill
    • “A Christmas Carol” – 7:30 p.m., through December 30, Dallas Theater Center, Wyly Theatre, Dallas

    Wednesday, December 12


    • Winterfest:  Ring in the Holidays with Mrs. Claus – 7 p.m., Valley Ranch Library
    • “Have Yourself a Broadway Little Christmas” – 7:30 p.m., through December 14, Dupree Theater

    Thursday, December 13


    • Downtown Plano Art and Wine Walk – 5:30-9 p.m., Downtown Plano
    • Trivia on the Patio: U.S. Armed Forces – 7:30 p.m., West Irving Library

    Friday, December 14


    • Deck the Halls and Welcome All:  Christmas at the White House – 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Bush Presidential Library, Dallas
    • Candy Land Christmas – 11 a.m., Georgia Farrow Recreation Center
    • Christmas on Main – 2-5 p.m., Historic Downtown Grapevine
    • Holiday in Sound – 7:30 p.m., Carpenter Performance Hall

    Saturday, December 15


    • Santa Saturday at Irving Arts Center – 2-4 p.m., Irving Arts Center Suite 200
    • Cinema13*:  Mamma Mia Here We Go Again! – Valley Ranch Library
    • “Holiday of Color” – 7:30 p.m., Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra, Carpenter Performance Hall

    Sunday, December 16


    • Arjoon KC:  Reality of Unheard Stories – through January 6, Irving Arts Center Carpenter Lobby
    • “The Nutcracker Untapped” – 2 & 5 p.m., Rhythmic Souls Tap Company, Dupree Theater
    • Pink Ice 2018 Mission:  I’m Possible – 6 p.m., Cachet Youth Group, Carpenter Performance Hall

    Monday, December 17


    • Live to Read Book Club:  What I Know for Sure – 7 p.m., South Irving Library 

    Tuesday, December 18


    • Taco Tuesdays – 4-10 p.m., Nosh & Bottle
    • Irving Writers’ Salon – 7 p.m., West Irving Library

    Wednesday, December 19


    • 2018 Irving Art Association Animal Art Exhibition – through December 31, Irving Arts Center Courtyard Gallery 
    • Home for the Holidays Adoption Event – 10 a.m.-5 pm., Irving Animal Care Campus 

    Thursday, December 20


    • Teen Winterfest:  3D Christmas Cards – 5:30 p.m., Valley Ranch Library

    Friday, December 21


    • Holiday Tea at the Adolphus – 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., through December 30, The French Room, Dallas
    • “Twas the Night Before Christmas” – 1 p.m., through December 23, Casa Manana, Fort Worth 
    • Holiday in the Park – 2-10 p.m., through December 31, Six Flags Over Texas, Arlington
    • Keith and Margo’s Slay Ride:  A Holiday Mystery Dinner Adventure – 7:30 p.m., Old Mill Inn, Dallas