Be Merry, Be Bright

From the iconic 95-foot-tall Christmas tree to SNOWDAY, an immersive photo experience, the holiday celebration at Galleria Dallas is recognized as one of the grandest nationwide. Festivities span the season with live entertainment, holiday skate shows, and daily snow.

Snow in
The Alley

There’s snow place like it!

November 25 - December 24
Monday - Thursday
5pm and 7pm
Friday - Saturday
2pm, 5pm and 7pm
2pm and 5pm

The Alley, near The Blue Fish


SNOWDAY is an immersive holiday photo experience for all ages.

November 18 - January 8

Level 1, near Banana Republic

SNOWDAY Reservation

Visit Santaland

Visit Santa at Galleria Dallas! Get your tickets to board a special experience with Santa. 

November 18 - December 24

Level 1, near Banana Republic

Santaland Reservation

Grand Tree Lighting Celebration

Spectacular ice-skating show with a fireworks finale featuring Olympic skaters, and Missile Toes,  Galleria’s famed ice-skating Santa.

Friday, November 25
Saturday, November 26

All Levels, Center Court

Grand Holiday Ice Show

Celebrate the holidays at Galleria Dallas’ ticketed iconic skating show benefiting The Family Place and Broadway Dallas. 

Sunday, December 4 and 11

All Levels, Center Court

December 4 benefiting The Family Place December 11 benefiting Broadway Dallas

Slappy’s Holiday Circus

Experience a classic European Circus with holiday-themed puppets, magicians, clowns, contortionists, and jugglers in a fun show that’s free for the entire family. 

Friday, November 25 
Saturday, November 26 - December 17
1pm and 3pm

Level 1, near Zara

Storytime with Mrs. Claus

Gather around for storytime with Mrs. Claus. She has prepared her favorite classic Christmas stories to share with you. 

Saturday, November 26 - December 17

Level 3, near Play Place

Illumination Celebration

The nation’s tallest indoor Christmas tree illuminates in grand fashion for a special music and light show. 

November 25 - December 24
12pm, 2pm, 4pm and 6pm

All Levels, Center Court

Operation Kindness Pet Adoption

Stop by to meet adoptable dogs and cats. 

November 25 - December 24
Thursday - Saturday
10am - 6pm
12pm - 6pm

Level 1, near Banana Republic

Chanukah Menorah Lighting

Celebrate the first night of Chanukah with our large-scale Menorah.

December 18

Level 1, near Tiffany & Co.

Holiday Performances

Over 60 local groups will perform holiday favorites throughout the center.

November 28 - December 16
Monday - Friday
11am, 1pm, 3pm and 5pm

Throughout the Center

Performance Schedule

Spanish-Speaking Santa

Spanish-speaking families can visit Santaland without language barriers.

Thursday, December 1 - 15
6pm - 9pm

Level 1, near Banana Republic

Spanish-Speaking Santa Reservation

Santa Cares

Dedicated time for kids with all spectrums of special needs to visit with Santa. 

Sunday, December 18
8am - 11am

Level 1, near Banana Republic

Santa Cares Reservation

Santa Paws

Ever wanted to have your precious fur baby take a photo with Santa? Bring your furry friend that is under 100 lbs to our special event. 

Wednesday, November 23 - December 21
6pm - 9pm

Level 1, near Banana Republic

Santa Paws Reservation

The Salvation Army Angel Tree

Adopt an angel through The Salvation Army Angel Tree. The first 500 donors will receive a complimentary Galleria Dallas ornament at Guest Services. 

November 4 - December 2

Level 1, near Guest Services

Drive Through Gift Drop Off

December 2 -3
11:30am - 6pm

Driveway, near Grand Lux Cafe

Holiday Shopping Hours