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8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Children's Adventure Garden Gratitude Celebration

About This Event


Children's Adventure Garden


Children's Garden Admission Required


The Children's Adventure Garden sows seeds of gratitude this Thanksgiving holiday.

November 18-26 (Closed Thanksgiving Day)
Please note that these activities require admission to the Children’s Adventure Garden except during Kelley Family Days, November 20-22.

Canned Food Drive
Throughout the week, we are asking our guests to bring three non-perishable food items to the Gratitude Celebration Canned Food Drive supporting the North Texas Food Bank. Drop off at the Children’s Adventure Garden entry.

Singing Zoologist
November 18 | 11:30am, 1pm, and 2:30pm
Exploration Center Plaza

Author Reading: The Very Loving Caterpillar by Sean Browne
November 18-22 | 10:30am, 12:30pm, & 1:30pm
First Adventure

Window to the Wild
November 19 | 1-3pm
Conservation and raptor glove-program
Exploration Center

Kelley Family Days
November 20, 21 & 22 | 9am-5pm
Thanks to a generous gift from the Kelley Family, guest with garden admission or membership will also receive free admission to the Children’s Adventure Garden.

City of Dallas: Environmental Quality and Sustainability
November 20, 21 & 22 | 10am-2pm
Exploration Center Plaza

Dallas Zoo Animal Adventures
November 25 | 1pm
The role of the zoo in conservation
Incredible Edible