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Holiday on Strings Puppet Show

Saturday, Dec 16th, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

With lively hand-crafted marionette puppets, the Dallas Puppet Theater will be sure to throw a fun family friendly holiday show. The Holiday on Strings show will have some special guests and will be sure to get you ready for the holiday season.  All ages are welcome and no registration is required.  Read More

The Nutcracker Ballet

Saturday, Dec 16th, 2017 - 2:00pm to 9:00pm

Join the Art Ballet Academy at the Mansfield ISD Center for the Performing Arts on a magical trip to the land of the Sugarplum Fairy, waltzing snowflakes and enchanted toys. Tchaikovsky's glorious score, dazzling costumes, giant growing Christmas tree and falling snow make The Nutcracker a can't miss production! Tickets can be purchased starting October 24th for the 2:00pm performance To purchase 10 or more tickets and receive a 10% d... Read More

Third Thursday: Historic Christmas

Thursday, Dec 21st, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Come to Historic Downtown Mansfield to finish your holiday shopping and take advantage of great deals. Stop at the Farr Best to hear a short holiday percussion concert presented by Apex Percussion Studio from 5-5:45pm, then watch the Christmas classic It's A Wonderful Life starting at 5:45pm. Enjoy snacks or dinner from the food trucks on Main Street. You may bring non-alcoholic drinks and food into the Farr Best on Third Thursday. Read More

The Santa Clause

Thursday, Dec 28th, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Come celebrate the season by watching The Santa Clause hosted by the Mansfield Activity Center. Doors open at 6pm. Concessions will be available for purchase. Read More

Snow Day

Thursday, Jan 4th, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Even though it may not be cold in Texas, you can enjoy a little piece of winter at the Farr Best while watching Snow Day, hosted by the Mansfield Activity Center. Doors open at 6pm. Concessions available for purchase. Read More

Elvis Birthday Celebration with Vince King

Saturday, Jan 6th, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

This concert is presented by Downtown Mansfield Inc. at the Farr Best Theater. Vince King is a multi-award winning “Elvis Tribute Artist” and is recognized by Elvis Presley Enterprises as a preferred Elvis Tribute Artist.  Most recently, he became Grand Champion at the EP EXPO Competition and People’s Choice Winner at the King of the World contest in Memphis, TN.  Vince is destined to become an Elvis Tribute Artist given his striking E... Read More

Third Thursday: Winter Art

Thursday, Jan 18th, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

While you wander Main Street enjoying a warm treat and special Third Thursday store deals, be sure to stop at the Farr Best to try your hand with a winter themed art project. Two area professional artists, Jim Gensheer and Lisa Zealey, will be on hand to guide you through a project that you can take home with you. The project will be apporpriate for all ages. In addition to getting a hands-on art experience, view some of the artists' cr... Read More

Texas Music Tapestry Concert

Friday, Jan 19th, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

The Farr Best Theater presents Texas Music Tapestry Ensemble in concert. This one-of-a-kind acoustic group featuring guitar, banjo, fiddle, and upright bass specializes in a mix of jazz, classical, and Texas folk music, highlighting the history and variety of music in Texas. The award winning and internationally recognized musicians in this ensemble are based in the DFW area and will bring a truely unique sound to fill the historic Farr... Read More


Saturday, Jan 20th, 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm

Come watch Frozen at the Farr Best Theater and enjoy a family-friendly winter wonderland adventure. This is a great way to relax and unwind after participating in the Winter Walk and Snowman Run.  Doors open at 1:45pm. Concessions will be available for purchase. Read More