Holiday performances across Fort Worth

Celebrate the holidays with live entertainment this fall.


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Magic has filled the air and entertainment venues across Fort Worth will soon be filled with holiday cheer. Sleigh this holiday season + keep your family entertained with our full list of fall performances.

Bass Performance Hall 🦌

Elf the Musical | Fri., Nov. 11-Sun., Nov. 13
Performing Arts Fort Worth presents this one-weekend show with a hilarious take on Buddy the Elf’s adventures through New York City as he discovers his true identity.

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical | Mon., Nov. 21 + Tues., Nov. 22
Catch the stage adaptation of the classic 1964 stop-motion animated Christmas tale presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth.

Home for the Holidays | Fri., Nov. 25-Sun., Nov. 27
Catch a glimpse of old Saint Nick as the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra performs the beloved family favorites, complete with magical snowfall and Christmas carols.

The Nutcracker | Fri., Dec. 9-Sun., Dec. 24
Watch the magic unfold as Texas Ballet Theater presents the holiday classic about a girl who befriends a nutcracker that comes to life on Christmas Eve.

The Nutty Nutcracker | Fri., Dec. 16
This adults-only (ages 13+) is a parody of the traditional Nutcracker story that involves celebrity impersonations and comedic pop culture references.

Casa Mañana 🎄

A Christmas Carol: A New Musical Comedy | Fri, Nov. 25-Fri., Dec. 23
Laugh until your belly hurts during this fresh twist on the classic Dickens tale with a contemporary pop score and pop culture references.

Christmas with Nat and Natalie | Tues., Nov. 29-Sat., Dec. 17
Enjoy this holiday tribute with songs by father-daughter duo Nat King and Natalie Cole like “The Christmas Song” and “When I Fall in Love.”

Dickies Arena

Pentatonix: A Christmas Spectacular | Tues., Nov. 22
Arlington’s own a cappella group will perform holiday hits alongside folk trio Girl Named Tom, season 21 winners of “The Voice.”

Jingle Ball | Tues., Nov. 29
106.1 KISS FM’s Jingle Ball will feature a star-studded lineup including Jack Harlow, Black Eyed Peas, and Lauren Spencer-Smith.

Cirque Musica: Holiday Wonderland | Fri., Dec. 23
The must-see holiday circus blends acrobats, aerialists, and hilarious hi-jinks in an all-new holiday-themed musical journey.

Cowtown Coliseum 🎁

A Very Merry Country Christmas | Wed., Dec. 21-Thurs, Dec. 22
The tribute cast of Reba McEntire, Shania Twain, Brookes & Dunn, Willie Nelson, + Kenny Chesney will perform iconic country Christmas songs.