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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
  • 12-WIDE

    The 12 Days at Night
    Nov. 8 – Jan. 3

    Tickets for all nighttime showings are now on sale.

    Select nighttime tickets are $5 or $10, depending on the viewing date.

    Holidays at the Dallas Arboretum Just Got Brighter!

    Buy 12 Days at Night Tickets
  • CoolThursdayHardNightsDay

    Cool Thursdays Concert Series

    Held every Thursday night on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn.

    Single tickets are on sale for every show and parking is free during concerts.

    Buy Concert Tickets
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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 “The Best Fall Festivals” by Country Living.

    See all the Autumn activities
  • phPower

    Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden

    New activities and events, including the pH Power Lab, highlight September happenings.

    The pH Power Lab runs at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. every day through October 12.

    See all the daily 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

    Labor Day Weekend

    $5 admission to the Main Garden, including the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden. Tickets must be purchased at the gate.

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    Storytime

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission

    Join us for a book reading on the sunny Moody Oasis every Saturday. Learn about nature, animals, plants, and other exciting things you’ll be able to see in our garden.

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    Bee Keeper Visit

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission


    Come hang out with bee keepers from our community. Discuss the important role pollinators play in our world and see if you can find the Queen Bee.

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    Puppet Show: Finding My Way Home

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission


    Come along on Kyle’s journey of discovery through the Children’s Adventure Garden. Meet his new friends, Savannah, Toby and Zach as he searches for a place to call home. Then join us for craft time following the performance, where you can make your own puppet to take home!

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    Betty the Bee

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission


    Betty the Bee will make a special appearance at today's Bee Keeper Visit. Come learn what makes Betty buzz!

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    Lab: pH Power

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission
    pH stands for potential of hydrogen. Learn how pH affects plants and how it’s rated on a scale, and see what happens when an acid and base collide.

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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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    Wetlands Wonders

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission

    Our Texas Native Wetlands are home to many wondrous creatures- frogs, turtles, fish, but there are even more creatures that you may have never seen. Examine a sample of our pond water and discover the hidden treasure lurking inside.

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    Bird Beak Buffet

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission


    Bird beaks are specifically adapted to the food/environment of the bird. Do they eat seeds? Bugs? Fish? Examine different types of bird skulls and test your bird beaking skills with a hands-on activity.

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    OmniGlobe Presentation

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission

    Walk into our incredible OmniGlobe Theater for an interactive experience!

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    Trees Tell Tall Tales

    FREE EVENT- complimentary with paid Children's Garden Admission



    Join us in Habitats to learn about what trees can tells us about history and their environment.

Dallas Arboretum
and Botanical Garden


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

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