The Flower Mound Rotary Club Presents the Reindeer Run 5K and Grinch Stroll from 8 a.m.–noon Saturday, Dec. 7, at Heritage Park, 800 Spinks Road in Flower Mound. Proceeds from the event benefit local schools and other nonprofit organizations. For more information or to register, visit ReindeerRun5K.com.
The Fourth Annual Elves on the Run 5K will be held Saturday, Dec. 7. The run will kick off at Trawick Pavilion at Oak Grove Park. There will be an 8:30 a.m. Fun Run followed by the 5K at 9 a.m.
Enjoy for cookies with Santa and friends from 1–3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Chester Boyd Ag Barn in Lewisville. The event, hosted by the Lewisville ISD FFA Parents & Friends Club, will include cookies, hot cocoa and photos with Santa. Guests will be able to visit the club’s animal projects in the barn also.
Flower Mound's 30th annual Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place from 6–9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7. The nighttime parade will feature lighted floats parading down Spinks Road to Gerault Park. At Gerault Park, there will be a tree lighting ceremony, choir performances, pictures with Santa, children’s activities, vendors, food trucks and more.
Bring the entire family to the Parade of Lights, the largest lighted Christmas parade in North Texas, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7. This Grapevine tradition features marching bands and more than 100 lighted floats. Look for Santa Claus on the last float. Come early to claim a spot along Historic Main Street to watch this exciting holiday event.
Wine Down with the Grinch is a new event for adults age 21 and older. The night will feature live music, adult beverages, hors d’oeuvres and a special guest appearance from the Grinch himself. Space is limited and registration is required. Visit HighlandVillage.org to purchase tickets. Registration closes on Friday, Dec. 6.
Christmas at the Ranch will be held at Doubletree Ranch Park in Highland Village from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14. There will be activities for the whole family, including Christmas carolers, Santa's workshop for children, a special visit from Santa and his reindeer, an ice skating rink, a large snow hill and much more.
The Grand Ol’ Christmas Show is a live, one-of-a-kind musical variety show bringing all-time favorite Christmas classics and original sketch comedy antics to theaters across Texas. For tickets, visit MCLGrand.tix.com.
The Lake Grapevine Runners and Walkers will host a New Year’s Day Resolution Run & Pot Luck Breakfast at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1, at 2615 Dove Loop Road in Grapevine. Bring a breakfast or traditional New Year’s Day dish to share.
The Flower Mound Farmers Market’s winter hours are each Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Stop by Parker Square to shop for fresh produce, local honey, grass-fed beef, eggs, desserts, jewelry and more.
Join LEADS-Flower Mound Chamber Morning Networking group the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at MSU in Parker Square. Cost is $5.
An annual favorite, the Red River Songwriters return to the MCL Grand for another intimate Black Box Songwriter Series concert featuring Susan Gibson, Josh Grider, Drew Kennedy and Walt Wilkins. For tickets, visit MCLGrand.tix.com.
Deep Blue Something will perform favorites like “Breakfast at Tiffany’s,” “Halo,” and “Josey” at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater, 100 N. Charles Street. Tickets may be purchased at the MCL Grand during normal business hours or at MCLGrand.tix.com.
MCL Grand Presents Brad Sherwood at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25. Brad is best known for his 13 seasons as a series regular on “Whose Line Is It Anyway?,” as well as other television shows. For tickets, visit MCLGrand.tix.com.
Lewisville Talks- City Speaker Series Presents Anousheh Ansari at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, at Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater, 100 N. Charles Street. Entrepreneur and first female private space explorer Anousheh Ansari will give a talk titled “Reaching for the Stars.” Tickets can be purchased in person at MCL Grand during normal business hours or at MCLGrand.tix.com.