Ice Skating at the Dr Pepper StarCenter

Few things feel more festive during the holidays than gliding across an ice rink while classic tunes play softly in the background. The Dr Pepper StarCenter in Plano is the area’s premier indoor rink for ice skating, hockey, and figure skating programs. Whether you’ve been skating your whole life or are trying ice skates for the first time, you’ll have a ball at StarCenter Plano. Throughout the holidays, the StarCenter offers Public Skate sessions for individuals and families. You can even rent skates at the pro shop if you don’t have your own pair. For groups of 10 or more skaters, advance reservations are required. The rink also hosts Learn to Skate group classes for all ages and skill levels.

Address: 6200 Preston Rd, Plano, TX 75024

Phone: (972) 835-7465

Merry Movie Nights at Legacy Hall

Legacy Hall in Plano is a one-of-a-kind food hall and bar concept with cuisines ranging from lobster rolls to ramen to Texas barbecue. While you can stop by Legacy Hall year-round for dinner and drinks, the Hall really sparkles during the holidays thanks to its Merry Movie Nights. Every Saturday and Sunday night in December, Legacy Hall transforms into a cozy cinema under the stars. Grab a blanket, order your favorite comfort food, and snuggle up on the lawn to watch festive films on a giant inflatable screen. Due to limited space on the lawn, Legacy Hall encourages moviegoers to purchase tickets online in advance.

Address: 7800 Windrose Ave, Plano, TX 75024

Phone: (972) 867-3700

Holiday Tea at the Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel

Few holiday experiences feel more elegant than an afternoon tea. The luxurious Renaissance Dallas hotel near Legacy West offers a seasonal Holiday Tea perfect for gatherings with your friends, family, or even co-workers. Available every Saturday and Sunday from November 26 to December 18, the Holiday Tea includes a spread of tea sandwiches, delicate pastries, scones, desserts, and the guest of honor – holiday tea blends. You’ll dine amongst twinkling lights and festive garlands in the glass-walled parlour with scenic views of Legacy West.

Address: 4000 Legacy Dr Plano, TX 75024

Phone: (469) 241-1810

The Trains at NorthPark

A cherished Dallas holiday tradition lands at NorthPark Center in Plano this year. The Trains at NorthPark brings elaborate model train displays that wind through mini Christmas villages right inside the luxury shopping mall. Historically hosted at Dallas’ Highland Park Village, the expansive exhibit stretches across 22,000 square feet at NorthPark this holiday season. Marvel at the immaculate attention to detail as you walk through the winter wonderland villages alongside the stunning model locomotives.

Address: 8687 N Central Expy, Dallas, TX 75225

Phone: (214) 363-7441

Santa’s Village at the Shops at Willow Bend

Meeting Santa Claus himself is a quintessential Christmas activity for kids. The Shops at Willow Bend transforms into a magical Santa’s Village every holiday season, giving families a free opportunity to visit with Santa. Stroll through the village square from Black Friday through Christmas Eve to snap photos with Santa in front of a glittery tree. Kids can drop off their wish lists in a larger-than-life red mailbox after their visit. Santa’s Village also has fun free activities like writing letters to troops and creating DIY holiday ornaments.

Address: 6121 W Park Blvd, Plano, TX 75093

Phone: (972) 202-1162

Holiday Wine Walk in Downtown Plano

For a 21+ holiday celebration, join the annual Holiday Wine Walk in charming Historic Downtown Plano. Check-in at Table 13 for your commemorative glass and map, then enjoy live music and free samples at over 10 participating locations. Sample wines alongside tasty small bites at downtown restaurants and shops, and take advantage of special discounts unique to wine walkers. Wind down your evening with a ride in a horse-drawn carriage decked out in holiday decor. Purchase your tickets online ahead of time before it sells out.

Address: 1012 E 15th St #110, Plano, TX 75074

Phone: (972) 858-1808

Joy: A Christmas Concert With Daryl Johnson

Celebrate the holidays with a soulful and uplifting evening of live music at the Courtyard Theater in Plano this December. Acclaimed vocal artist Daryl Johnson presents his original Christmas concert “Joy” for two nights only. Johnson and a collection of talented musicians and vocalists will perform contemporary holiday songs alongside traditional carols with an R&B twist. All ages are welcome at this family-friendly event. Reserve your seats online in advance at the Courtyard Theater Box Office.

Address: 1509 H Ave Ste 350, Plano, TX 75074

Phone: (972) 590-6333

The Polar Express Train Ride Grapevine

All aboard for a magical, interactive experience at the Polar Express Train Ride in nearby Grapevine, Texas. The Grapevine Vintage Railroad adopts a festive theme each holiday season to bring the classic storybook to life. Guests ride in vintage 1920s rail cars while conducting holiday-themed activities and enjoying hot cocoa and cookies just like in the famous Christmas tale. Make ticket reservations online well in advance for this popular seasonal event before train rides sell out.

Address: 705 S Main St, Grapevine, TX 76051

Phone: (817) 410-3123

Rent With Plano Party Bus Company  To Hit Every Holiday Attraction

Creating special memories during the holiday season often requires traveling across Plano to seasonal attractions and events. Rather than taking multiple vehicles, keep your group together on a Plano Party Bus Company charter bus rental. Our team provides affordable transportation services for holiday parties, family gatherings, church events, and more. Keep the whole family comfortable while a professional team navigates you to all of Plano’s best holiday happenings. Our charter buses, minibuses, limo buses, and specialty vehicles all feature luxury amenities like WiFi, TV/DVD, premium sound systems, and restrooms. You’ll ride in comfort and ease this holiday season with Plano Party Bus Company. Call us anytime at 214-396-1134 to get a custom transportation quote.