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Cutefest 2 on Dec. 2 + call for artists

There are still spots for vendors at this year’s Cutefest, being held in conjunction with Bedford’s tree lighting.
Bedford Public Library

2424 Forest Ridge Dr, Bedford, Texas 76021
12:00 PM-6:00 PM – Cutefest – Cute Christmas shopping experience at the library for all of your holiday gifts.
2:00 PM-4:00 PM – Cute Pet Palooza – A Christmas celebration for your furry friends (dogs, cats and small domestic pets). The celebration includes a costume contest, pet parade, and pet pictures with Santa
4:00 PM-8:00 PM – Holiday Hayride around Old Bedford School (leaves from Southwest corner of the library)
4:30 PM-8:00 PM – Community Stage Performances on the lawn at the Old Bedford School
4:00 PM-8:00 PM – FREE family and pet activities and crafts on the lawn of the Old Bedford School (while supplies last)
5:00PM – Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest Judging
6:00 PM – Reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas and Santa’s arrival
6:00 PM – FREE refreshments available (while supplies last)
6:30 PM-8:00 PM– Selfies with Santa – bring your own camera to snap your own photos and capture the moment.

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Irving Arts Center Holiday Open House Dec. 5 & Holiday Activities


23rd Annual Holiday Open House at the Irving Arts Center

December 4 @ 5:30 pm7:30 pm

3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062



Enjoy several unique performances including LightWire Theater’s “A Very Electric Christmas,” a captivating and magical tale of adventure, friendship and love. Take a photo with Santa; marvel at dancers, stilt walkers and jugglers; and participate in holiday-themed art projects and greeting card workshops. Train rides are offered in the Sculpture Garden, and there are complimentary refreshments.

Family Funday Events: Dec. 5, 12 & 19, 2-4 p.m.

Family Fundays featuring Movie Magic-themed hands-on art activities; selfies with Santa; Holiday Greeting Card workshops with the Irving Art Association & more!

Sunday Funday Film Festival, 2 p.m., Dupree Theater

December 13th- “Muppet Christmas Carol” (1992, 85 minutes, Rated G, Director: Brian Henson).
December 20th-
“The Polar Express” (2004, 100 minutes, Rated G, Director: Robert Zemeckis)
December 27th-
“Arctic Tale” (2007, 96 minutes, Rated G National Geographic Films/Directors: Adam Ravetch and Sarah Robertson).

 23rd Annual Holiday Art & Tree Exhibition,  November 27-December 20. Vote for your favorite!

Decorated trees compete for cash prizes and bragging rights awarded by celebrity judges and visitors.  The Main Gallery features artwork by Irving ISD elementary students. Viewer Choice votes for favorite tree can be cast through December 20.

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