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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

Pride in Bloom

June 10 & 11
Don’t miss our 2nd annual Pride in Bloom on June 10-11. Our event will return with two full days of music, chef demos and local vendors. All partners are LGBTQ+ owned and operated, so support the community all weekend at the Dallas Arboretum! Visit our Pride in Bloom page for updates, and, as always, you can also bring your own picnic and settle in to the Dallas Voice’s Reader’s Voice award winner for Best Public Space, for a day of celebrating with friends and family.

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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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memory garden at the arboretum

Edith’s Memory Garden Program

Summer Series 1
July 7, 14, 21, and 28

Summer Series 2
August 11, 18, 25, and September 1

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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Summer Camps

Summer Camps provide children with daily hands-on investigations and garden explorations that will spark their imagination in STEM and nature. Camps integrate critical thinking, problem solving skills and develop a sense of exploration and adventure in children.

Camps are designed for students entering grades 1-6 in fall 2023. All camps are held Monday-Friday from 9am–3pm in the Education Classrooms of the Main Garden.

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Building with beautiful flowers outdoors

Cooking Classes and Demos

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

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Become a Vendor

Interested in becoming a vendor for one of our many incredible public events? Contact our Public Events team today:

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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.