Here are seven holiday events to check out throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

'Carpenters Legacy: A Christmas Portrait'

Grapevine residents can catch a production of “Carpenters Legacy: A Christmas Portrait.” The show will take audiences back in time to an old-fashioned Christmas and recreates the nostalgia of the musical duo Karen Carpenter and Richard Carpenter. The show will feature holiday classics “Merry Christmas, Darling," "Sleigh Ride,” “The Christmas Song” and more.Frisco's Christmas in the Square

Families are invited to experience the largest light and music display in North Texas. This year’s event will also feature Skate the Square, an outdoor ice skating rink, and a Christmas tree lot.Christmas in Grapevine Craft Show

Grapevine will host its third annual Christmas in Grapevine Craft show offering residents two days of shopping. The event venue will be filled with over 90 vendor booths, holiday music, holiday decor, drawings and prizes, thousands of gift items, and more. There will also be a photo opportunity with Santa.Home for the Holidays

Downtown McKinney will host family-friendly activities, food and entertainment for the annual Christmas celebration. Activities will include live, traditional Christmas music, visits with Santa, a ferris wheel and carousel, a petting zoo, and more.Light up the Highlands

Kick off the holiday season with a countdown to a Christmas tree lighting and other activities for the family to enjoy, such as pictures with Santa and a reindeer petting zoo. The event will feature Reverse Food Truck, an outreach of NorthPark Presbyterian Church, which collects donations for local food pantries.Christmas on the Square in Celina

Celina’s Downtown Square will host a family-friendly holiday festival. The event will feature photos with Santa, cupcakes with Mrs. Claus, live reindeer, tree lighting and more. In addition, food and beverage vendors will be available.Prosper Christmas Festival

The Prosper Christmas Festival is the town’s premier event and features a tree lighting. Other activities include Santa’s workshop, community stage performances, a Kids Christmas Shoppe for young shoppers and more.