The Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden and Restaurant DeGolyer are closed until February for winter maintenance.

8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Events & Activities

Events & Activities

The Dallas Arboretum has something for everyone. Our world-class, seasonal festivals and exhibits, along with our luxurious private venues for weddings and corporate events help you reconnect with beauty.

Upcoming Events and Activities

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Dallas Blooms

The Great Contributors

Named by Southern Living as one of “The Best Places to See Stunning Spring Blooms Across the South,” the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden presents Dallas Blooms, the largest annual floral festival in the Southwest. Presented by Veritex Community Bank, the festival runs February 25 to April 16, 2023.

With the return of Gary Lee Price’s “Great Contributors” sculptures, with many new historical figures including Harriet Tubman, Mother Teresa, Ruby Bridges, Amelia Earhart and Joan of Arc.

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Food & Wine Festival

Mark your calendars for the return of the popular Food & Wine Festival on Thursday, March 23, 2023. This food-filled festival features an evening with over three dozen top Dallas chefs serving their delectable dishes, an amazing selection of wine & beer and entertainment during the height of Dallas Blooms.

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Cool Thursdays Concerts Series

Make your 2023 one to remember at the coolest spot in Dallas as we celebrate our 26th season with returning favorites and NEW acts!

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Cooking Classes and Demos

Hone your skills in the kitchen with our specialized classes on how to prepare gourmet dishes.

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Edith’s Memory Garden Program

Spring Series 1
March 3, 10, 24, and 31

Spring Series 2
April 14, 21, 28, and May 5

Sponsored by the AWARE Foundation & the Darrell K Royal Research Foundation

Series of four classes for those in the early to middle stages of Dementia or Alzheimer’s. Pre-registration is required. $20 cost includes garden admission for participant and care partner, as well as parking for all four days – a value of over $200.  

Virtual and Outreach programming available.

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Become a Vendor

Interested in becoming a vendor for one of our many incredible public events? Fill out the form below!

Vendor Form

A New Experience Each Week

As a member of the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, experience unique seasonal events throughout the year and get access to members-only events.