Highland Park Christmas Lights, Dallas

I love looking at big and beautiful homes any time of year, but during December the homes in Highland Park in Dallas are amazing! Christmas Lights sparkle in the night as you drive down the street.wpid-20141226_194952.jpg
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Start at Preston Rd. and Beverly Dr.  Take Beverly East all the way down.  Be aware that it dead ends, without a cul-de-sac, and can be tricky to turn around.
For the best driving tour, follow the limos and horse drawn carriages!
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Horse Drawn Carriages 
There are companies that offer horse drawn carriages rides in Highland Park to see the lights!
Highland Park Village
Click HERE to visit their website for current events.
Highland Park Old Fashioned Soda Fountain
Enjoy sitting on one of the bar stools in this 102 year old establishment.  Located at 3229 Knox St.  Click HERE to visit their website.
The Gingerbread Stroll
Started in 2011 and benefiting the Scottish Rite Hospital, the Gingerbread Stroll takes place at Highland Park Village in November.  Dallas’ top pastry chefs bake and decorate elaborate gingerbread houses which are auctioned off in a silent auction.  Click HERE to visit their facebook page.


Highland Park 

Beverly Dr. and Preston Rd. 


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Michelle 

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