Topiaries in the Garden at Fort Worth Botanic Garden

Through June 30, the gardens are home to 12 topiaries — wire frames in the shapes of animals and insects that have plants growing out of them to show color and texture. Among the dozen sculptures are a butterfly, a trio of elephants, a gazelle and a giraffe. Viewing the “Topiaries in the Garden” exhibit…

Wildflower Views

Each spring, Texas’ gently rolling flatlands explode into color. Some of the most stunning views in the state are of magnificent vistas and roadsides covered in blankets of our signature bluebonnets, as well as Indian paintbrushes and black-eyed Susans. Wildflower Season You can chase down some peak-season beauty across the plains of this region from…

How To Spend An Evening On Greenville Avenue

Located in East Dallas, Greenville Avenue is abundant in top-notch restaurants for foodies to swoon over and home to a lively, yet down-to-earth nightlife scene made up of live music spots and folksy bars. Marry these two concepts and you’ve got a recipe for the perfect night out in Dallas – so gather your party and…

Couples Weekend

Dallas is the perfect getaway to spend some time with your better half. Explore all that Dallas has to offer – from the food scene to museums and everything in between – in two adventure-filled days. BRUNCH AT MERCAT BISTRO 1 hour | Directions Start your time in Dallas with an exquisite, European-influenced menu that was meant to be…

How To Spend A Day In Deep Ellum

East of Downtown Dallas, Deep Ellum has the bragging rights to being one of Dallas’ first commercial districts. During its earlier days, Deep Ellum was the home for blues and jazz music in Dallas. Lately, the neighborhood is once again enjoying a renaissance where art, music, dining and entertainment still takes center stage and visitors…

Dog Bakeries

TREAT YOUR FURRY-FRIEND TO SOMETHING SPECIAL. Let your pup know how much you love them by bringing home some special treats from these dog-friendly Dallas bakeries. That’s right, it’s just one of the many things to do with dogs in Dallas. THE LUCKY DOG BARKERY This boutique shop dedicated to canines has everything your dog could…

Pampered Getaway

What’s in the cards for your weekend getaway? Whether it’s a shopping splurge or an afternoon spa indulgence, the sky is the limit for your next 48 hours in Dallas. BREAKFAST AT LA DUNI Directions Start the day with Latin fare with breakfast at La Duni. The contemporary restaurant’s NorthPark Center location opens onto a beautiful garden. Pastries…

Outdoor Dallas

With more than 350 parks and 160 miles in hiking and biking trails, Dallas visitors can count on mild weather year round and 284 days of sunshine each year to enjoy the outdoors. SUN SALUTATION 1.5 hours | Directions Greet the morning with stroll through Klyde Warren Park. The urban park, perched atop an eight-lane freeway, is the city’s living…

Dallas Family Vacation

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…