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Member Exclusive Events

Members absolutely receive the best value at the Dallas Arboretum.

In addition to free general garden admission and a variety of discounts, members are also invited to a number of exclusive events each year including Easter Egg Hunts, Goblins in the Garden, a trick-or-treating event, Garden of Music, a stroll through the gardens filled with the melodies of jazz, harp and guitar, and Sweets and Treats, a wintertime event that includes a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, holiday stories, crafts and treats.

Find out more about membership levels and benefits.

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Garden of Music

Tuesday, September 20 • 6-8pm • Reservations required.


This event is fully booked. 


Join us during Autumn at the Arboretum for Garden of Music! Bring your family or friend for this popular experience. Walk the garden and hear six different musicians fill the gardens with music throughout the night. Bring a blanket, chairs, everything you want to eat and drink and have dinner in the gardens at night. 

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Saturday Morning Yoga​

7:30-8:30am

Secret Garden (found in the Lay Family Garden)

Sponsored by Children's Health


There is no better way to experience the garden as a Member than early morning yoga. 

Members can enjoy the crisp morning air and the beautiful backdrop of the scenic White Rock Lake.

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Early Morning Walks 


Through October 31

Enter at the Main Gate

Take advantage of our early morning walks at 7 a.m. just for members (with a valid membership card only). Through October 31, members can enjoy the Arboretum during the coolest hours of the day. No photography is allowed during this time period. 

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Goblins in the Garden

Monday, October 24 and Wednesday October 26

5:30-8:30pm • Reservations required

Dress up your children in their best Halloween costume and come for a night of trick-or-treating around the garden. Families will also enjoy the nationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village featuring more than 90,000 colorful pumpkins, gourds and squash. The event is appropriate for children ages 2-9.


This free event is only open to Members – tickets are required and must be reserved online.

Reservations will open on September 23 for Individual, Family & Family Adventure members


Members can call customer service beginning on the appropriate day reserve a spot. Call 214-515-6615

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Sweets and Treats with Santa

Saturday, December 3 • 10:30am & 1pm 

Saturday December 10 • 1pm

Reservations Required

Santa and Mrs. Claus are coming to town, and they will be making a stop at the Dallas Arboretum for stories, crafts and sweet goodies. Reservations are required and will be available online starting November ?. Don’t forget to bring a camera for pictures with Santa!


This free event is only open to Members – tickets are required and must be reserved online.

Reservations will open on November 3 for Individual, Family & Family Adventure members

Members can call customer service beginning on the appropriate day reserve a spot. Call 214-515-6615