Dallas Blooms is the largest floral festival in the Southwest and is a must-see springtime affair! Each year, the Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Garden transforms with a breathtaking display featuring 500,000 blooms from tulips to pansies, live entertainment, Easter events and more.
Dates: Mid-February through Mid-April. The 2023 dates are Feb. 25–April 16.
Cost: Dallas Blooms is included with general admission to the Arboretum, which ranges from $12 to $20 per person. Parking is $11-15 per car.
Getting there: The Dallas Arboretum is located in East Dallas at 8525 Garland Rd.
Things To See and Do
Each year, there is a new theme and corresponding exhibits or displays. Be on the lookout for these highlights! In 2022, the theme was “Birds of Paradise,” with four awe-inspiring, larger-than-life peacock topiaries throughout the gardens.
Keep an eye out for 2023 event details, but you can expect:
- Live music and entertainment
- Tasting and cooking classes
- Children’s activities
- Wine and beer pairings
- Book signings and speakers