Plan a Dallas Staycation! Click here to see what to do! Dallas has the whole family covered with fun activities for parents, kids and anyone else that wants to tag along. From outdoor adventures to bigger-than-life experiences, just make sure you bring your comfy shoes for your family weekend in Dallas. And with several of these stops on included in Dallas CityPASS, getting in the door and saving on admission is just a breeze.
National Geographic Photo Ark Exhibition runs from May 10 to September 4. Come face-to-face with the animals of the National Geographic Photo Ark at the Dallas Zoo, featuring large-format images taken by photographer Joel Sartore. The National Geographic Photo Ark is a multiyear effort to raise awareness and find solutions to some of the most pressing issues affecting wildlife and their habitats. The project aims to document every species currently held in zoos, inspire action through education, and help save wildlife by supporting on-the-ground conservation efforts. Visit the Dallas Zoo!
Fall in love with your home and garden all over again this season! Mark your calendar for the 34th Annual Fall Dallas – Texas Home & Garden Show at Dallas Market Hall and get ready to make your home and garden renovations a reality. Attendees will have prime access to hundreds of companies that will breathe life in to their design dreams and also have the opportunity to chat one-on-one with vendors to learn more about the latest indoor and outdoor trends and solutions that will wow family and guests for years to come. No need to visit numerous stores for inspiration, guests will be able to access the information and resources they need to get started all under one roof! The show comprises a host of exciting seminars and gardening tips from the Dallas County Master Gardeners. Visit with experts and learn how to recognize exterior home wear and tear and get ahead of the cold weather curve by making sure your windows are secure for the season! Have kids? Let them explore our KidZone! Event is September 8 to 10 from 2 to 5 pm at Dallas Market Hall.
This fall, the Dallas Museum of Art will launch a new program called OFF THE WALL on the second Thursday of each month. Off the Wall takes an unexpected look at the Museum’s collections with a pop culture twist! Starts September 7th from 5 to 9 p.m.
Shop for the finest-quality local products at the Farmers Branch Market! With a wide array of vendors offering seasonal favorites including produce, meats, eggs, baked goods, artisan foods, and handmade arts and crafts, this market is sure to have something for everyone. The Farmers Branch Market is located at the Grove at Mustang Crossing nestled under large post oak trees that provide shade for shoppers and vendors. And throughout the season there is a variety of activities including education opportunities, live music and kid’s activities. Happening 9:00 am – 1:00 pm every Saturday through Oct 28th. Location is The Grove @ Mustang Crossing, 12700 Denton Drive, Farmers Branch, TX 75234.
The VIP Guided Tours will give Cowboys fans a chance to experience the place where the Dallas Cowboys train and work 355 days of the year. With small group sizes and additional tour stops, the VIP Guided Tours are the ultimate tour experience. Enjoy the Grand Atrium, Ford Center, War Room, Nike Star Walk, and Super Bowl memorabilia. Tours are 7 days a week every 30 minutes from 8 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Paws in the City is committed to ending the overpopulation, abuse, neglect of Dallas area dogs and cats. Their goal is that every adoptable dog and cat finds a loving home. They are an all-volunteer, no-kill, 501 [c] organization. For upcoming events, please click here.
Do you love chocolate like I do? Reserve your seat now on a Dallas by Chocolate or Dallas Bites! Taste Tour! Discover Dallas’ premier local chocolatiers, bbq masters and other unique local eateries with Dallas by Chocolate and Dallas Bites! tours. Board our bus to visit 4-5 delicious venues in 3.5 hours. They also offer walking taste/historical tours of The Bishop Arts District, Deep Ellum, Grapevine and other areas.
Join the Dallas Center for Architecture for a “standing” tour of the Dallas skyline. Klyde Warren Park offers the perfect vantage point to see the buildings that have made up Dallas’ architectural heritage for the last 100 years. In 20 minutes, you’ll learn all about the buildings that define our skyline in Uptown and Downtown Dallas.
When the Texas sun sets, the Glass Cactus Nightclub comes alive. Enjoy nightly live entertainment and dancing, as well as creative cocktails and club cuisine. Gather around the state-of-the-art sound stage to see top-name national acts, along with the best local and regional talent. And for a romantic pause, wander outdoors to our deck overlooking Lake Grapevine.
What a different adventure!! You can join with friends, date night or make it a work team-building experience. You have 60 minutes to escape the room. There is 1 hungry zombie chained to the wall. Every 5 minutes a buzzer sounds & the chain is released another foot from the wall! WILL YOU ESCAPE IN TIME OR WILL YOU BE EATEN? Click here to see what it is all about!
Click here to find all the Dallas Dog Friendly joints. Everything from hotels to stores to trails to bakeries, this list will have everything DOGS!