• DollarDays

    August Dollar Days

    Experience the last day of great savings with $1 general garden admission and $2 Children’s Adventure Garden admission.

    Presented by Time Warner Cable

    See all Dollar Days activities
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    Cool Thursdays Concert Series

    Start off Labor Day weekend with a Thursday night concert!

    Single tickets and Fall series subscriptions are currently on sale.

    Parking is free during concerts.

    Buy Concert Tickets
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    Labor Day Weekend
    September 4 - 7

    $5 admission to the Main Garden, including the Children’s Adventure Garden. Tickets only available on-site.

    Experience a visit from a Beekeeper, the Home Depot Kids’ Workshop, a petting zoo, live music and more.

    See all the Labor Day activities
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    Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden

    New activities, events and the pH Power lab highlight September happenings in the Children's Adventure Garden.

    See all the activities
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    Autumn at the Arboretum
    September 19 – November 25

    Featuring the nationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village, with 75,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash.

    Named one of “American’s Best Pumpkin Festivals” by Fodor’s Travel.

    See all the Autumn activities
  • AdultEdFall

    Adult Programs
    October - December

    From Gardening and Photography to Creative Arts and Special Interest Classes, there’s something for everyone.

    Registration is now open!

    See all Fall Classes
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    Tour des Fleurs
    Saturday, Sept. 19
    10k & 20k Races

    Registration for the 10th annual Tour des Fleurs race is now open.

    Presented by W. B. Carrell Memorial Clinic

    Register for the Race
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    Featured Happenings at the Dallas Arboretum

    General Garden Admission (Valid through 12.31.15)

    Full Price Single admission (not date specific) is good until the end of the year and is non-refundable. Admission to the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden must be purchased separately.

    Click here to find out more
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    Adventure Ambassadors

    The Adventure Ambassador Program is open to enthusiastic children between ages 8-14 eager to connect with nature and keen for opportunities to actively engage with our world. Ambassadors will play an integral role in selecting fun and exciting activities for the Children’s Garden.

    Parents' Membership must be current and Children must be between eight (8) and fourteen (14) years of age to participate.

    For additional details, click HERE.

    Click here to find out more
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    August Dollar Days

    The Dallas Arboretum offers $1 general garden admission and $2 Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden admission to all guests for the month of August as the dog days of summer bring August Dollar Days, presented by Time Warner Cable.

    As a part of August Dollar Days, there will also be $1 and $2 food and drink items including hot dogs, juice boxes, root beer floats and more.

    August Dollar Day tickets must be purchased at the gate in order to receive this special offer. Parking is available for a discounted $8 online only.

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    Member Priced Blooming Beds

    Blooming Beds


    • - of Color (year round) $525

    • - of Bulbs (seasonal) $275



    Use the form included with your emailed Confirmation/Receipt to specify the wording you wish on the plaque that will be displayed in the bed you purchase.  You can also use the 'Comments' section of the Order page.  Your Blooming Bed contribution is fully tax deductible.

    Click here to find out more
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    Group Admission (Self-guided)

    A minimum of 15 and a maximum of 100 individual tickets may be purchased with a $1 discount. This option does not include admission to the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden.



    There are no tours provided with this discount level. For information on tours or box lunches, please call 214.515.6620 to arrange an inclusive package.

    Click here to find out more
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    Parking -Daytime

    Full Price parking for WALK-UP groups - tickets may be used any day through 12.31.15. (but only once)

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    Members Children's Adventure Garden Voucher

    Please reserve in advance of your visit, even if your Membership level (Family Adventure and above) allows you unlimited Children's Garden access.



    Family Membership & below - these reservations will come from your allotment of free Vouchers, which is based off the calendar year.



    Click here to find out more
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    Metamorphosis Mondays

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission


    Join us every Monday in June and July for METAMORPHOSIS MONDAYs. The day's activities will focus on the dynamic wildlife of the garden.

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    Artscape Fees

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    Adult Education Gift Certificates

    Gift Certificates are a great way to share the joy of any holiday, birthday or anniversary. Purchase our certificates in $30 increments and the amount will be put towards any of our Adult Programs. Remaining balances of any certificates will be saved and must be used within 12 months of purchase date.





    After the purchase is completed, the education department will complete and send a hard copy of the gift certificate to the purchaser. Please include your recipient's name in the participant field when you purchase the gift certificate. If there are any special instructions, please include those in the notes section.





    If you have questions, or if you prefer to purchase a particular class, please contact the Education Department directly and we will be happy to help over the phone. 214.515.6539 or 214.515.6540.

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    Little Adventurers Activities

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission

    This activity is specifically designed for our Littlest Adventurers (Pre-K and younger)

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    Lab: Back-To-School Mash-Up

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission
    We're bringing back four of our most popular labs for August: Amazing Race: Dirt Edition; How Sweet It Is; Nails for Breakfast; and Strawberry DNA. You never know what lab you'll do that day until you visit the Exploration Center Plant Lab!

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    Garden Tea

    4/13/15 to 9/18/15:

    Daily, 11am and 2pm.
    The traditional three-course menu features seasonal select teas paired with each course. (Normal Tea Service not available on Mother's Day, May 10.)

    For more information, including the Garden Tea menu, click HERE

    Reservations are required. For assistance with Sunday and Monday seatings, or for groups of 8 or more, please call 214-515-6511 during normal business hours for personal service, or e-mail Teas@DallasArboretum.org.

    Reservations require 24 hour advance notice.

    Click here to find out more
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    Tadpole Feedings

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission


    Meet by the Metamorphosis Station in the Exploration Center to explore the world of tadpoles. Watch as our tadpoles change a little more each day.

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    Mega Metamorphosis

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission


    Metamorphosis: This long word translates into an amazing phenomenon. Come to the Texas Native Wetlands and check out creatures that go through this awesome change.

Dallas Arboretum
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Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day
Administrative Office Open Monday Through Friday, 8:30am - 5pm

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