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Upcoming Events at the Arboretum

See event details on Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Main Garden

Take advantage of your membership with an early morning walk. Refresh and enjoy the peace we often miss in the concrete jungles of our city. The Dallas Arboretum offers an escape where peacefulness is more easily obtained in the early hours of a morning.
See event details on Saturday Morning Members Only Yoga

Saturday Morning Members Only Yoga

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn

Members Only Enjoy guided yoga in the serene beauty of the garden.
Below are the guidelines that we agreed upon with Dallas Yoga Center for cancelling:

– If the temperature is forecasted at being under 40 degrees
– If rain is forecasted during the hours of class time or the nearby shoulder hours

See event details on Dave Garrison Guitarist

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Main Garden

Free with Paid Garden Admission- Enjoy live music by Dave Garrison
See event details on Garden Games!

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Immerse yourself in an outdoor gaming experience unlike no other. Find five of our interactive gaming screens in any gallery of your choosing, play, snap a selfie with your level 3 score, and show it to exploration center staff for a garden game prize! Enjoy Garden Games all summer long!
See event details on Summer at the Arboretum

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Main Garden

Summer at the Arboretum runs May 27 through July 31, 2019
See event details on Cool Critters Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with Paid Children’s Garden Admission
Find up to four of our animal friends sporting some extra cool gear, take selfies with them, then show the selfies to exploration staff for an awesome prize!
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – First Adventure

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Bring your little adventurers for a hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Each day of the week will feature new stories, songs, crafts and so much more.
See event details on Nature Walk Bingo Weekends

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Main Garden

Free with paid general admission – Take a break from stress and take a nature walk in the garden. Pick up a BINGO card from the information booth and snap selfies in the highlighted gardens for that weekend and find the hidden gem. Complete a BINGO and win a special prize by returning your card to the information booth. Participate every weekend and be entered for a grand prize– a pair of Cool Thursday 2020 Concert Season Tickets.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on TWU Savor the Flavor

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with General Paid Admission

Cool Down Your Summer with Refreshing Produce presented by TWU!

See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.
See event details on Wetland Wonders

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – Texas Native Wetlands

Free with paid Children’s Adventure 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.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Friday Night Band – Townview Magnet Center Ensemble

Friday Night Band – Townview Magnet Center Ensemble

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn

Free with Paid Admission
Free with paid garden admission. Come enjoy a live performance by Townview Magnet Center’s premiere high school ensemble Friday Night Band. They will be performing hits by Journey, Charlie Puth, Kansas, Lady Gaga and many more. Bring the whole family and pack your picnic to enjoy this musical treat, at the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Cooking Demo with Terri Finazzo, Registered Dietician

Cooking Demo with Terri Finazzo, Registered Dietician

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid general admission
Learn about the different varieties and nutritional values of the weekly “hero vegetable,” while enjoying a cooking demonstration. 6/1/19:Tomato: Spinach-Topped Tomatoes and Easy Sliced Tomatoes 6/8/19: Eggplant: Eggplant Caponata: Hearty appetizer or sandwich filling and Grilled Eggplant. 6/15/18: Peppers: Entrée More Roasted Peppers and Roasted & Stuffed Sweet Peppers
See event details on Wheel of Wonder

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission –  Let’s spin the wheel and discover the Sun’s greatest secret.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Saturday, Jun 22 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.

See event details on Garden Games!

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Immerse yourself in an outdoor gaming experience unlike no other. Find five of our interactive gaming screens in any gallery of your choosing, play, snap a selfie with your level 3 score, and show it to exploration center staff for a garden game prize! Enjoy Garden Games all summer long!
See event details on Cool Critters Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with Paid Children’s Garden Admission
Find up to four of our animal friends sporting some extra cool gear, take selfies with them, then show the selfies to exploration staff for an awesome prize!
See event details on Summer at the Arboretum

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Main Garden

Summer at the Arboretum runs May 27 through July 31, 2019
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – First Adventure

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Bring your little adventurers for a hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Each day of the week will feature new stories, songs, crafts and so much more.
See event details on Nature Walk Bingo Weekends

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Main Garden

Free with paid general admission – Take a break from stress and take a nature walk in the garden. Pick up a BINGO card from the information booth and snap selfies in the highlighted gardens for that weekend and find the hidden gem. Complete a BINGO and win a special prize by returning your card to the information booth. Participate every weekend and be entered for a grand prize– a pair of Cool Thursday 2020 Concert Season Tickets.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Family Fun Games Sundays

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Orientation Theater

The young and young-at-heart are invited to participate in a hula hoop contest, hopscotch, Ring-Around the Rosie, Duck, Duck, Goose, a cake walk and more.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.
See event details on Wetland Wonders

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – Texas Native Wetlands

Free with paid Children’s Adventure 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.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Closed –Zach Townsend Chocolate Mousse Class

Closed –Zach Townsend Chocolate Mousse Class

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| A Tasteful Place – Test Pavilion

Closed Join one of Dallas’ premier chocolatiers, Zach Townsend and learn about the components of chocolate, how to make the best chocolate choices for your chocolate desserts, and secrets to making incredible chocolate mousses.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Wheel of Wonder

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission –  Let’s spin the wheel and discover the Sun’s greatest secret.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Sunday, Jun 23 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.

See event details on Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Main Garden

Take advantage of your membership with an early morning walk. Refresh and enjoy the peace we often miss in the concrete jungles of our city. The Dallas Arboretum offers an escape where peacefulness is more easily obtained in the early hours of a morning.
See event details on Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Main Garden

Take advantage of your membership with an early morning walk. Refresh and enjoy the peace we often miss in the concrete jungles of our city. The Dallas Arboretum offers an escape where peacefulness is more easily obtained in the early hours of a morning.
See event details on Adventure Camp Jr.

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Wyatt-Wold Education Classrooms

In this specially-designed outdoors camp for adventurous kids, campers will work in teams to navigate the Arboretum, hike a local nature preserve and learn how to kayak in a swimming pool!
See event details on Adventure Camp

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Wyatt-Wold Education Classrooms

Campers will work in teams to navigate the Arboretum, hike a local nature preserve, learn to cast a fishing rod and kayak on White Rock Lake.
See event details on Mimosa Monday

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Visit Café on the Green and start the week off with a mimosa or two.
See event details on Summer at the Arboretum

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Main Garden

Summer at the Arboretum runs May 27 through July 31, 2019
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Childrens Garden – First Adventure

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Bring your little adventurers for a hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Each day of the week will feature new stories, songs, crafts and so much more.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on El Centro College Cooking Demonstration

El Centro College Cooking Demonstration

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with Paid Garden Admission-Chef instructors & students of El Centro College’s culinary institute lead this demo & cooking class, designed to refine guests’ kitchen skills and showcase seasonal produce found in A Tasteful Place.
See event details on Wetland Wonders

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Childrens Garden – Texas Native Wetlands

Free with paid Children’s Adventure 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.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Camp Plus – Adventure Camp

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Wyatt-Wold Education Classrooms

Extend the fun! Aventure Camp from 3-5pm Monday-Thursday. Not available on Fridays.
See event details on Camp Plus – Adventure Camp Jr

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Wyatt-Wold Education Classrooms

Extend the fun! Aventure Camp Jr. from 3-5pm each day.
See event details on Watercolor Wonder

Monday, Jun 24 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –The beauty of nature is all around you in the Children’s Adventure Garden. Join us as we explore the wonders of painting with watercolors!

See event details on Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| Main Garden

Take advantage of your membership with an early morning walk. Refresh and enjoy the peace we often miss in the concrete jungles of our city. The Dallas Arboretum offers an escape where peacefulness is more easily obtained in the early hours of a morning.
See event details on Summer at the Arboretum

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| Main Garden

Summer at the Arboretum runs May 27 through July 31, 2019
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| Childrens Garden – First Adventure

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Bring your little adventurers for a hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Each day of the week will feature new stories, songs, crafts and so much more.
See event details on Daily Tastings

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission – Guests can sample recipes this week featuring tomatoes.

See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Tuesday Tunes

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| Val Late Garden of Memories

Free with Paid Garden Admission – Acoustic duo, Cool Side of Easy, brings their melodies and harmonies to the garden throughout the summer. Every Tuesday through July 30.
See event details on TEAinTEXAS Tea Tasting

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission – Enjoy sampling tea from TEAinTEXAS with Lea Garcia.
See event details on Wetland Wonders

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| Childrens Garden – Texas Native Wetlands

Free with paid Children’s Adventure 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.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Watercolor Wonder

Tuesday, Jun 25 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –The beauty of nature is all around you in the Children’s Adventure Garden. Join us as we explore the wonders of painting with watercolors!

See event details on Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| Main Garden

Take advantage of your membership with an early morning walk. Refresh and enjoy the peace we often miss in the concrete jungles of our city. The Dallas Arboretum offers an escape where peacefulness is more easily obtained in the early hours of a morning.
See event details on Summer at the Arboretum

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| Main Garden

Summer at the Arboretum runs May 27 through July 31, 2019
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| Childrens Garden – First Adventure

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Bring your little adventurers for a hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Each day of the week will feature new stories, songs, crafts and so much more.
See event details on 2019 Dallas Arboretum Plant Trials Field Day

2019 Dallas Arboretum Plant Trials Field Day

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| Rosine Hall

Pre-event registration CLOSED.
Annual Event for Horticulture Industry Professionals where results from the Trial Garden are shared.
Day-Of price $25 each. Parking Included. Check-In 10am, Lunch 11:30Am, Presentations 1-3pm.
See event details on Daily Tastings

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission – Guests can sample recipes this week featuring tomatoes.

See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Seasonal Tastings and Demonstration Cooking with Chef Isabel Snetsinger

Seasonal Tastings and Demonstration Cooking with Chef Isabel Snetsinger

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with General Admission – Throughout the summer, Chef Isabel Snetsinger, resident chef of the samples from Gil’s Elegant Catering, demonstrates her weekly tastings and other ways to prepare the same recipe.
See event details on Wetland Wonders

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| Childrens Garden – Texas Native Wetlands

Free with paid Children’s Adventure 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.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Watercolor Wonder

Wednesday, Jun 26 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –The beauty of nature is all around you in the Children’s Adventure Garden. Join us as we explore the wonders of painting with watercolors!

See event details on Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Main Garden

Take advantage of your membership with an early morning walk. Refresh and enjoy the peace we often miss in the concrete jungles of our city. The Dallas Arboretum offers an escape where peacefulness is more easily obtained in the early hours of a morning.
See event details on Summer at the Arboretum

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Main Garden

Summer at the Arboretum runs May 27 through July 31, 2019
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Childrens Garden – First Adventure

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Bring your little adventurers for a hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Each day of the week will feature new stories, songs, crafts and so much more.
See event details on Daily Tastings

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission – Guests can sample recipes this week featuring tomatoes.

See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Chef-Tastic Tulum Restaurant

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission Watch a demonstration from renowned chefs and restaurants as they take center stage in our demonstration kitchen.
See event details on Wetland Wonders

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Childrens Garden – Texas Native Wetlands

Free with paid Children’s Adventure 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.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Watercolor Wonder

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –The beauty of nature is all around you in the Children’s Adventure Garden. Join us as we explore the wonders of painting with watercolors!
See event details on 06.27.19 Sounds of Summer**- Single

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn

SOLD OUT!! Beach Boys Tribute
See event details on Cool Thursday Concert Series

Thursday, Jun 27 2019

| Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn

Cool Thursdays Concert Series
Running March 28 – June 27 in the spring and September 5 – October 24, 2019 in fall, the Cool Thursdays Fall Concert Series brings lively bands to the only music venue overlooking White Rock Lake.

See event details on Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Main Garden

Take advantage of your membership with an early morning walk. Refresh and enjoy the peace we often miss in the concrete jungles of our city. The Dallas Arboretum offers an escape where peacefulness is more easily obtained in the early hours of a morning.
See event details on Garden Games!

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Immerse yourself in an outdoor gaming experience unlike no other. Find five of our interactive gaming screens in any gallery of your choosing, play, snap a selfie with your level 3 score, and show it to exploration center staff for a garden game prize! Enjoy Garden Games all summer long!
See event details on Summer at the Arboretum

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Main Garden

Summer at the Arboretum runs May 27 through July 31, 2019
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Childrens Garden – First Adventure

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Bring your little adventurers for a hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Each day of the week will feature new stories, songs, crafts and so much more.
See event details on Family Fun Fridays with Face Painters and Petting Zoo

Family Fun Fridays with Face Painters and Petting Zoo

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Pecan Grove

Free with paid garden admission – Enjoy family time in the garden with activities for the little ones including Country Critters petting zoo and A Fresh Perspective face painting.
See event details on Daily Tastings

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission – Guests can sample recipes this week featuring tomatoes.

See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Wetland Wonders

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Childrens Garden – Texas Native Wetlands

Free with paid Children’s Adventure 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.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: Out at Sea

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.
See event details on Plant Lab: Seeds on the Move

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Go on an adventure and travel like a seed. We’ll float, fly, and get carried away like a Seed on the Move.
See event details on Watercolor Wonder

Friday, Jun 28 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –The beauty of nature is all around you in the Children’s Adventure Garden. Join us as we explore the wonders of painting with watercolors!

See event details on Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Main Garden

Take advantage of your membership with an early morning walk. Refresh and enjoy the peace we often miss in the concrete jungles of our city. The Dallas Arboretum offers an escape where peacefulness is more easily obtained in the early hours of a morning.
See event details on Saturday Morning Members Only Yoga

Saturday Morning Members Only Yoga

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn

Members Only Enjoy guided yoga in the serene beauty of the garden.
Below are the guidelines that we agreed upon with Dallas Yoga Center for cancelling:

– If the temperature is forecasted at being under 40 degrees
– If rain is forecasted during the hours of class time or the nearby shoulder hours

See event details on Garden Games!

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Immerse yourself in an outdoor gaming experience unlike no other. Find five of our interactive gaming screens in any gallery of your choosing, play, snap a selfie with your level 3 score, and show it to exploration center staff for a garden game prize! Enjoy Garden Games all summer long!
See event details on Two Weekends of Fourth of July Celebrations

Two Weekends of Fourth of July Celebrations

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Main Garden

Free with paid garden admission –
Our nation’s independence deserves a celebration two weekends in a row.

Enjoy $2 hot dogs and root beer floats, complimentary beer samples from noon to 3 p.m., and some of Dallas’ best food trucks both weekends.

June 29 and 30:

Winner of the Excellence for Military Concert Bands, the 36th Infantry Division Band, makes a stop at the Dallas Arboretum on June 30. Enjoy our nations’ patriotic classics and some contemporary and jazz musical surprises.

Franconia Brewing Company

June 29, Noon-3pm

Fort Hood’s 1st Cavalry Division Band

June 29, 2-4pm, Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn

Old Town Brewhouse

June 30, Noon-3pm, A Tasteful Place

36th Infantry Division Band

June 30, Noon-2pm, A Tasteful Place

July 4:

Cherry Pie Demo and Sale by Emporium Pies

July 4, 11am-Noon, A Tasteful Place Pavilion

Pie Sale-Noon-3pm, A Tasteful Place

3 Nations Brewery

July 4, Noon-3pm, A Tasteful Place

Rushmore Band

July 4, Noon-3pm, Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn

July 6 and 7:

Bring a picnic to the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn on Saturday to enjoy a performance by Moving Colors from 2-4 p.m. On Sunday, recording artists from Houston, The Powell Brothers, take the stage from 2-4 p.m., bringing Country/Americana-style music to the Dallas Arboretum.

Moving Colors
July 6, 2-4pm, Martin Rutchick Concert Stage & Lawn
The Powell Brothers (Americana/Country)
July 7, 2-4pm, Martin Rutchick Concert Stage & Lawn
The Rory Meyer’s Children’s Adventure Garden

June 29- July 7

Start the holiday off with a booming craft, catch story time with the nation’s bird, Eddie the Eagle, burst with knowledge at the July 4th Plant Lab, and then swim over to visit the patriotic OmniGlobe presentation. Celebrations all week long.

Window to the Wild bird show returns to teach guests about Tonks, Athena and Fearnon at 10:30 a.m. at the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn. Watch Rushmore Band perform on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn from 2-4 p.m. to honor our nation’s birthday.
See event details on Summer at the Arboretum

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Main Garden

Summer at the Arboretum runs May 27 through July 31, 2019
See event details on Cool Critters Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with Paid Children’s Garden Admission
Find up to four of our animal friends sporting some extra cool gear, take selfies with them, then show the selfies to exploration staff for an awesome prize!
See event details on Fourth of July Weekend in the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden

Fourth of July Weekend in the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission
Add the Children’s Adventure Garden to your Fourth of July traditions. Start your holiday off with a BOOMIN craft, catch story time with our nation’s bird, burst with knowledge at our July 4th Plant Lab, swim on over our patriotic OmniGlobe.
See event details on Storytime with Eddie the Eagle

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – First Adventure

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission
Join us for Storytime with Eddie the Eagle and enjoy a patriotic story with the United States National Bird, the bald eagle.
See event details on Creativity Corner: The Stars and Stripes

Creativity Corner: The Stars and Stripes

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Soar, Swim, or Flutter-by to our creative corner where you can create your own Magnificent Migrator to travel with you throughout the garden! Join us in the Entry Plaza for hands-on fun.
See event details on Nature Walk Bingo Weekends

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Main Garden

Free with paid general admission – Take a break from stress and take a nature walk in the garden. Pick up a BINGO card from the information booth and snap selfies in the highlighted gardens for that weekend and find the hidden gem. Complete a BINGO and win a special prize by returning your card to the information booth. Participate every weekend and be entered for a grand prize– a pair of Cool Thursday 2020 Concert Season Tickets.
See event details on Daily Tastings

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission – Guests can sample recipes this week featuring tomatoes.

See event details on Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Plant Lab is bubbling over with excitement for this phase change of matter! Cool off with us in the Exploration Center as we explore the frigid substance of dry ice.
See event details on Fruit Tasting: Red, White, and Fruit

Fruit Tasting: Red, White, and Fruit

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Incredible Edible

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Join us in Incredible Edible Garden as we explore the phytonutrients in the colors of the American Flag.
See event details on Franconia Brewing Tasting

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with Paid Admission
Enjoy a free tasting by Franconia Brewing.
See event details on Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Plant Lab is bubbling over with excitement for this phase change of matter! Cool off with us in the Exploration Center as we explore the frigid substance of dry ice.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: From Sea to Shining Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: From Sea to Shining Sea

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.

See event details on The Life Cycle of a Honey Bee

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Incredible Edible

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – “Bee” amazed as we explore the life cycle of a bee and their role in our environment.

See event details on Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Plant Lab is bubbling over with excitement for this phase change of matter! Cool off with us in the Exploration Center as we explore the frigid substance of dry ice.
See event details on Rockets Red Glare! POP: Power of Pressure

Rockets Red Glare! POP: Power of Pressure

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission – What makes things go POP!? Join us as we explore the science behind air pressure and have an explosive time!
See event details on The Life Cycle of a Honey Bee

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Incredible Edible

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – “Bee” amazed as we explore the life cycle of a bee and their role in our environment.

See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: From Sea to Shining Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: From Sea to Shining Sea

Saturday, Jun 29 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.

See event details on Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Early Morning Walks (Members Only)

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Main Garden

Take advantage of your membership with an early morning walk. Refresh and enjoy the peace we often miss in the concrete jungles of our city. The Dallas Arboretum offers an escape where peacefulness is more easily obtained in the early hours of a morning.
See event details on Garden Games!

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Immerse yourself in an outdoor gaming experience unlike no other. Find five of our interactive gaming screens in any gallery of your choosing, play, snap a selfie with your level 3 score, and show it to exploration center staff for a garden game prize! Enjoy Garden Games all summer long!
See event details on Two Weekends of Fourth of July Celebrations

Two Weekends of Fourth of July Celebrations

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Main Garden

Free with paid garden admission –
Our nation’s independence deserves a celebration two weekends in a row.

Enjoy $2 hot dogs and root beer floats, complimentary beer samples from noon to 3 p.m., and some of Dallas’ best food trucks both weekends.

June 29 and 30:

Winner of the Excellence for Military Concert Bands, the 36th Infantry Division Band, makes a stop at the Dallas Arboretum on June 30. Enjoy our nations’ patriotic classics and some contemporary and jazz musical surprises.

Franconia Brewing Company

June 29, Noon-3pm

Fort Hood’s 1st Cavalry Division Band

June 29, 2-4pm, Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn

Old Town Brewhouse

June 30, Noon-3pm, A Tasteful Place

36th Infantry Division Band

June 30, Noon-2pm, A Tasteful Place

July 4:

Cherry Pie Demo and Sale by Emporium Pies

July 4, 11am-Noon, A Tasteful Place Pavilion

Pie Sale-Noon-3pm, A Tasteful Place

3 Nations Brewery

July 4, Noon-3pm, A Tasteful Place

Rushmore Band

July 4, Noon-3pm, Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn

July 6 and 7:

Bring a picnic to the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn on Saturday to enjoy a performance by Moving Colors from 2-4 p.m. On Sunday, recording artists from Houston, The Powell Brothers, take the stage from 2-4 p.m., bringing Country/Americana-style music to the Dallas Arboretum.

Moving Colors
July 6, 2-4pm, Martin Rutchick Concert Stage & Lawn
The Powell Brothers (Americana/Country)
July 7, 2-4pm, Martin Rutchick Concert Stage & Lawn
The Rory Meyer’s Children’s Adventure Garden

June 29- July 7

Start the holiday off with a booming craft, catch story time with the nation’s bird, Eddie the Eagle, burst with knowledge at the July 4th Plant Lab, and then swim over to visit the patriotic OmniGlobe presentation. Celebrations all week long.

Window to the Wild bird show returns to teach guests about Tonks, Athena and Fearnon at 10:30 a.m. at the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn. Watch Rushmore Band perform on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn from 2-4 p.m. to honor our nation’s birthday.
See event details on Summer at the Arboretum

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Main Garden

Summer at the Arboretum runs May 27 through July 31, 2019
See event details on Cool Critters Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with Paid Children’s Garden Admission
Find up to four of our animal friends sporting some extra cool gear, take selfies with them, then show the selfies to exploration staff for an awesome prize!
See event details on Fourth of July Weekend in the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden

Fourth of July Weekend in the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission
Add the Children’s Adventure Garden to your Fourth of July traditions. Start your holiday off with a BOOMIN craft, catch story time with our nation’s bird, burst with knowledge at our July 4th Plant Lab, swim on over our patriotic OmniGlobe.
See event details on Storytime with Eddie the Eagle

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – First Adventure

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission
Join us for Storytime with Eddie the Eagle and enjoy a patriotic story with the United States National Bird, the bald eagle.
See event details on Creativity Corner: The Stars and Stripes

Creativity Corner: The Stars and Stripes

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Soar, Swim, or Flutter-by to our creative corner where you can create your own Magnificent Migrator to travel with you throughout the garden! Join us in the Entry Plaza for hands-on fun.
See event details on Nature Walk Bingo Weekends

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Main Garden

Free with paid general admission – Take a break from stress and take a nature walk in the garden. Pick up a BINGO card from the information booth and snap selfies in the highlighted gardens for that weekend and find the hidden gem. Complete a BINGO and win a special prize by returning your card to the information booth. Participate every weekend and be entered for a grand prize– a pair of Cool Thursday 2020 Concert Season Tickets.
See event details on Daily Tastings

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission – Guests can sample recipes this week featuring tomatoes.

See event details on Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Plant Lab is bubbling over with excitement for this phase change of matter! Cool off with us in the Exploration Center as we explore the frigid substance of dry ice.
See event details on Fruit Tasting: Red, White, and Fruit

Fruit Tasting: Red, White, and Fruit

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Incredible Edible

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Join us in Incredible Edible Garden as we explore the phytonutrients in the colors of the American Flag.
See event details on Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Plant Lab is bubbling over with excitement for this phase change of matter! Cool off with us in the Exploration Center as we explore the frigid substance of dry ice.
See event details on YeliBelly Flavor- Infused Chocolate Class

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| A Tasteful Place

This hands on chocolate class will introduce you to making your own floral flavor-infused chocolate ganache and rolling truffles.
See event details on OmniGlobe Presentation: From Sea to Shining Sea

OmniGlobe Presentation: From Sea to Shining Sea

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Ocean is not just a large body of water; it is a dynamic system of currents. Explore how we use these ocean currents and how it affects temperature and weather.

See event details on The Life Cycle of a Honey Bee

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Incredible Edible

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – “Bee” amazed as we explore the life cycle of a bee and their role in our environment.

See event details on Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Plant Lab: Sublimation of Independence

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – The Plant Lab is bubbling over with excitement for this phase change of matter! Cool off with us in the Exploration Center as we explore the frigid substance of dry ice.
See event details on Rockets Red Glare! POP: Power of Pressure

Rockets Red Glare! POP: Power of Pressure

Sunday, Jun 30 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission – What makes things go POP!? Join us as we explore the science behind air pressure and have an explosive time!

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