Tired of the same ol’ Christmas tunes, the fruitcake and ho-ho-hoing? Explore the holiday from a different cultural perspective with the 8th Annual Posada Dallas! Festivities, presented by the Latino Cultural Center, 2600 Live Oak St. Traditionally a re-enactment of the holy family’s search for shelter, the LCC’s version begins at 4 p.m. at Central Square Park at the corner of Swiss Avenue and Oak Street, followed by a procession to the LCC plaza for food, storytelling, arts and crafts and performances by matachines (traditional Mexican dancers) and mariachis from 5 until 8 p.m. The event is free. For more information, visit dallasculture.org/latinoculturalcenter or call 214-671-0045.
Sun., Dec. 18, 4 p.m., 2011