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Upcoming Events at the Arboretum

See event details on Dave Garrison Guitarist

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Main Garden

Free with Paid Garden Admission- Enjoy live music by Dave Garrison
See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on The Christmas Village

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –As you explore the Children’s Adventure Garden, be on the lookout for Santa’s helpers, like a frog on a log, a deer right here, a fox in the rocks, a squirrel on a whirl, an owl on a trowel, or a bobcat in a hat. Take a picture with four (4) of Santa’s helpers and then bring your pictures to the Exploration Center to redeem a prize.
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Saturday, Dec 7 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 Creative Corner: Oh What Fun!

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Creating crafts is sure to spread some Christmas cheer!
See event details on Daily Tastings

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission –  Sample recipes this week at A Tasteful Place

See event details on The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| DeGolyer House

Free with paid admission- Visit the historic DeGolyer House this holiday season to view magnificent nativity collections on public display for the first time throughout the elaborately decorated house. Wednesday evenings 6-9 p.m., December 4-December 18
See event details on Sweets and Treats with Santa

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Rosine Hall

Celebrate the holiday season with stories and treats with Santa & Mrs. Claus when they make a visit from the North Pole.
See event details on Chef-Tastic Cooking Series: Casa Masa

Chef-Tastic Cooking Series: Casa Masa

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| A Tasteful Place

John Hernandez from Casa Mesa offers tamales that range from savory to spicy, vegan, or sweet. Join him for a demonstration!
See event details on Holiday Tea

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Vendor Sale: One Day Bakery

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Come buy some traditional European assorted baked goods!
See event details on Tasting: Rockin JR Ranch

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Hoffman Family Gift Store

Free with paid admission – – Enjoy a sample of these jams, jellies and salsas from the Rockin’ JR Ranch
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on Vendor Sale: Casa Masa Tamales

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Come buy some tamales; spicy, vegan, and traditional!
See event details on 12 Days of Beer: Bishop Cider

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Three Sisters Lagoon Overlook

Free with paid garden admission – Guests 21 and older can enjoy complimentary samples from local breweries.
See event details on Visits with Santa

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Ann Stuart Courtyard

Free with paid general admission – Santa is back in the garden! Share Christmas wishes with the jolly old man and take a photo to commemorate the occasion. The Dallas Arboretum Volunteer Advisory Board will be taking pictures of these moments, for donations, for guests to take home.
See event details on Sweets and Treats with Santa

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Rosine Hall

Celebrate the holiday season with stories and treats with Santa & Mrs. Claus when they make a visit from the North Pole.
See event details on Holiday Tea

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Tiki the Macaw

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Children’s Garden Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Come meet Tiki the Macaw!
See event details on Hot Toddy, Boozy Hot Tea and Hot Chocolate Cocktail Workshop

Hot Toddy, Boozy Hot Tea and Hot Chocolate Cocktail Workshop

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Nothing is more soothing than a hot beverage during the colder months of winter. Join Bar and Garden Dallas, as we create a hot toddy, a hot tea cocktail and a boozy hot chocolate. These can be made for one or in batches for your next get together. Attendees get to take home chocolates, tea, and a mug in addition to their holiday cocktail knowledge.
See event details on Hot Toddy, Boozy Hot Tea and Hot Chocolate Cocktail Workshop

Hot Toddy, Boozy Hot Tea and Hot Chocolate Cocktail Workshop

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Nothing is more soothing than a hot beverage during the colder months of winter. Join Bar and Garden Dallas, as we create a hot toddy, a hot tea cocktail and a boozy hot chocolate. These can be made for one or in batches for your next get together. Attendees get to take home chocolates, tea, and a mug in addition to their holiday cocktail knowledge.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on The Christmas Village

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Saturday, Dec 7 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.

See event details on Champagne Infused Macarons Class

Sunday, Dec 8 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Learn all the secrets to succeed with macarons from an expatriate French chef. Macarons are not complicated, but they require some precise steps. My French Recipe walks you through this hands-on class so that you can bake macarons like a pro. This special holiday class features champagne infused ganache macarons. Each attendee goes home with a gift box of macarons and a recipe booklet.

This class is so popular there are two sessions so select the correct time when registering.

See event details on Champagne Infused Macarons Class

Sunday, Dec 8 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Learn all the secrets to succeed with macarons from an expatriate French chef. Macarons are not complicated, but they require some precise steps. My French Recipe walks you through this hands-on class so that you can bake macarons like a pro. This special holiday class features champagne infused ganache macarons. Each attendee goes home with a gift box of macarons and a recipe booklet.

See event details on Champagne Infused Macarons Class

Sunday, Dec 8 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Learn all the secrets to succeed with macarons from an expatriate French chef. Macarons are not complicated, but they require some precise steps. My French Recipe walks you through this hands-on class so that you can bake macarons like a pro. This special holiday class features champagne infused ganache macarons. Each attendee goes home with a gift box of macarons and a recipe booklet.

This class is so popular there are two sessions so select the correct time when registering.

See event details on The Christmas Village

Sunday, Dec 8 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Sunday, Dec 8 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Sunday, Dec 8 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup

See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on The Christmas Village

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –As you explore the Children’s Adventure Garden, be on the lookout for Santa’s helpers, like a frog on a log, a deer right here, a fox in the rocks, a squirrel on a whirl, an owl on a trowel, or a bobcat in a hat. Take a picture with four (4) of Santa’s helpers and then bring your pictures to the Exploration Center to redeem a prize.
See event details on Letter Writing to Santa (All Ages)

Letter Writing to Santa (All Ages)

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Make sure Santa knows what you want for Christmas! Come to our letter-writing workshop to write your letter to Santa. You’ll receive special paper, pens, stickers; everything you would need to catch Santa’s attention. We may even have some of Santa’s helpers stop by with some inside tips!
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Monday, Dec 9 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 Homeschool Lab: 12 Days STEM Walk

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| Main Garden

This seasonal STEM program is sure to get you in the holiday spirit! The Arboretum’s 12 Days of Christmas gazebos are beautiful, but they also contain a wealth of math and science waiting to be explored! In this program, students will open their minds to the exciting world of math outside of a textbook setting.
See event details on Daily Tastings

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission –  Sample recipes this week at A Tasteful Place

See event details on The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| DeGolyer House

Free with paid admission- Visit the historic DeGolyer House this holiday season to view magnificent nativity collections on public display for the first time throughout the elaborately decorated house. Wednesday evenings 6-9 p.m., December 4-December 18
See event details on El Centro College Cooking Demonstration

El Centro College Cooking Demonstration

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with Paid Garden Admission-Chef instructors & students of El Centro College’s culinary institute lead this demo.
See event details on Holiday Tea

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on Homeschool Lab: 12 Days STEM Walk

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| Main Garden

This seasonal STEM program is sure to get you in the holiday spirit! The Arboretum’s 12 Days of Christmas gazebos are beautiful, but they also contain a wealth of math and science waiting to be explored! In this program, students will open their minds to the exciting world of math outside of a textbook setting.
See event details on Homeschool Lab: 12 Days STEM Walk

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| Main Garden

This seasonal STEM program is sure to get you in the holiday spirit! The Arboretum’s 12 Days of Christmas gazebos are beautiful, but they also contain a wealth of math and science waiting to be explored! In this program, students will open their minds to the exciting world of math outside of a textbook setting.
See event details on Holiday Tea

Monday, Dec 9 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.

See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on The Christmas Village

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –As you explore the Children’s Adventure Garden, be on the lookout for Santa’s helpers, like a frog on a log, a deer right here, a fox in the rocks, a squirrel on a whirl, an owl on a trowel, or a bobcat in a hat. Take a picture with four (4) of Santa’s helpers and then bring your pictures to the Exploration Center to redeem a prize.
See event details on Letter Writing to Santa (All Ages)

Letter Writing to Santa (All Ages)

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Make sure Santa knows what you want for Christmas! Come to our letter-writing workshop to write your letter to Santa. You’ll receive special paper, pens, stickers; everything you would need to catch Santa’s attention. We may even have some of Santa’s helpers stop by with some inside tips!
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Tuesday, Dec 10 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 Harvest

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free event with general admission – Join our horticulture team as they harvest veggies right out of the garden in A Tasteful Place. Hear all about what they are harvesting and how they do so.
See event details on Daily Tastings

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission –  Sample recipes this week at A Tasteful Place

See event details on The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| DeGolyer House

Free with paid admission- Visit the historic DeGolyer House this holiday season to view magnificent nativity collections on public display for the first time throughout the elaborately decorated house. Wednesday evenings 6-9 p.m., December 4-December 18
See event details on Floral Demonstrations: McShan Florist

Floral Demonstrations: McShan Florist

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Join experts from local florist shops as they share creative ideas for arrangements.
See event details on Holiday Tea

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on Beer Day Demo: Empanada Cookhouse

Beer Day Demo: Empanada Cookhouse

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Learn how to make a beer and cheese sauce that goes great on empanadas!
See event details on Holiday Tea

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Beer Day Demo: Custom Cafe Foods

Tuesday, Dec 10 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Learn how to make easy instant entrees and dips!

See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on Letter Writing to Santa (All Ages)

Letter Writing to Santa (All Ages)

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Make sure Santa knows what you want for Christmas! Come to our letter-writing workshop to write your letter to Santa. You’ll receive special paper, pens, stickers; everything you would need to catch Santa’s attention. We may even have some of Santa’s helpers stop by with some inside tips!
See event details on The Christmas Village

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –As you explore the Children’s Adventure Garden, be on the lookout for Santa’s helpers, like a frog on a log, a deer right here, a fox in the rocks, a squirrel on a whirl, an owl on a trowel, or a bobcat in a hat. Take a picture with four (4) of Santa’s helpers and then bring your pictures to the Exploration Center to redeem a prize.
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Wednesday, Dec 11 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 The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| DeGolyer House

Free with paid admission- Visit the historic DeGolyer House this holiday season to view magnificent nativity collections on public display for the first time throughout the elaborately decorated house. Wednesday evenings 6-9 p.m., December 4-December 18
See event details on Daily Tastings

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission –  Sample recipes this week at A Tasteful Place

See event details on Chef-Tastic Cooking Series: Brunchaholics

Chef-Tastic Cooking Series: Brunchaholics

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – See how the pros do it and sample a small bite of the fruits of their labor.
See event details on Holiday Tea

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Vendor Sale: And I Like It Cheesecake

Vendor Sale: And I Like It Cheesecake

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Come buy some keto friendly, sugar free, cheesecakes!
See event details on Vendor Sale: One Day Bakery

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Come buy some traditional European assorted baked goods!
See event details on Vendor Sale: Church Hill Honey Farm

Vendor Sale: Church Hill Honey Farm

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Free with paid garden admission – Church Hill Honey Farm will be selling their delicious honey!
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on Demo: Rakkasan Tea

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Learn the best practices and tips for the best tea from the best!
See event details on Holiday Tea

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Vendor Sale: Rakkasan Tea

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Come buy some loose leaf tea that is grown and sourced in post-conflict countries.
See event details on Visits with Santa

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Ann Stuart Courtyard

Free with paid general admission – Santa is back in the garden! Share Christmas wishes with the jolly old man and take a photo to commemorate the occasion. The Dallas Arboretum Volunteer Advisory Board will be taking pictures of these moments, for donations, for guests to take home.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on The Christmas Village

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on Dave Lincoln Jazz Guitarist

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| Christmas Village

Free with paid garden admission – Come listen to Dave Lincoln live!
See event details on The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” at Night

The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” at Night

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

| DeGolyer House

Free with paid admission- Visit the DeGolyer House to view magnificent collections on loan from the Junior League of Dallas
See event details on Holiday Dinner at Restaurant DeGolyer

Wednesday, Dec 11 2019

Enjoy an elegant three course dinner at the DeGolyer Estate.

December 4th, 11th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 27th, 28th, and 29th., at 7pm: Dinner reservation form emailed with confirmation. Dinner reservations need to be submitted 7 days before your reservation date. If you have any questions please 214-515-6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org.

*Dinner Reservations does not include admission, Purchase Night Admission Here*

See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on The Christmas Village

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –As you explore the Children’s Adventure Garden, be on the lookout for Santa’s helpers, like a frog on a log, a deer right here, a fox in the rocks, a squirrel on a whirl, an owl on a trowel, or a bobcat in a hat. Take a picture with four (4) of Santa’s helpers and then bring your pictures to the Exploration Center to redeem a prize.
See event details on Letter Writing to Santa (All Ages)

Letter Writing to Santa (All Ages)

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Make sure Santa knows what you want for Christmas! Come to our letter-writing workshop to write your letter to Santa. You’ll receive special paper, pens, stickers; everything you would need to catch Santa’s attention. We may even have some of Santa’s helpers stop by with some inside tips!
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Thursday, Dec 12 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 Harvest

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free event with general admission – Join our horticulture team as they harvest veggies right out of the garden in A Tasteful Place. Hear all about what they are harvesting and how they do so.
See event details on Daily Tastings

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission –  Sample recipes this week at A Tasteful Place

See event details on The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| DeGolyer House

Free with paid admission- Visit the historic DeGolyer House this holiday season to view magnificent nativity collections on public display for the first time throughout the elaborately decorated house. Wednesday evenings 6-9 p.m., December 4-December 18
See event details on Holiday Tea

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on “Places I’ve Seen” Speaker Series: Michael Hamilton, German Christmas Markets

“Places I’ve Seen” Speaker Series: Michael Hamilton, German Christmas Markets

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Enjoy engaging presentations from world travelers.
See event details on Holiday Tea

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| Orientation Theater

Free with paid general admission – Join us on Thursday night with your Ugliest Christmas Sweater. Don’t forget to stop by the Orientation theater when you enter the garden to check-in and have a chance to win 2 Cool Thursday Concert Tickets.
See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on The Christmas Village

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Thursday, Dec 12 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup

See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on The Christmas Village

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –As you explore the Children’s Adventure Garden, be on the lookout for Santa’s helpers, like a frog on a log, a deer right here, a fox in the rocks, a squirrel on a whirl, an owl on a trowel, or a bobcat in a hat. Take a picture with four (4) of Santa’s helpers and then bring your pictures to the Exploration Center to redeem a prize.
See event details on Letter Writing to Santa (All Ages)

Letter Writing to Santa (All Ages)

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| Childrens Garden – Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden admission – Make sure Santa knows what you want for Christmas! Come to our letter-writing workshop to write your letter to Santa. You’ll receive special paper, pens, stickers; everything you would need to catch Santa’s attention. We may even have some of Santa’s helpers stop by with some inside tips!
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Friday, Dec 13 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

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission –  Sample recipes this week at A Tasteful Place

See event details on The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| DeGolyer House

Free with paid admission- Visit the historic DeGolyer House this holiday season to view magnificent nativity collections on public display for the first time throughout the elaborately decorated house. Wednesday evenings 6-9 p.m., December 4-December 18
See event details on Holiday Baking How-To: Kristen Massad

Holiday Baking How-To: Kristen Massad

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Learn tips and enjoy samples from some of the best bakers and pastry chefs
See event details on Holiday Tea

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Vendor Sale: Texas Wild Flower Honey

Vendor Sale: Texas Wild Flower Honey

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid general admission – Texas Wild Flower Honey will be here to sell their pure, raw, local, and unfiltered honey.

See event details on Tasting: Park Lane Pantry

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| Hoffman Family Gift Store

Free with paid admission – Enjoy a sample of these low sugar, gluten free, small batch granola.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on Holiday Tea

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on The Christmas Village

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| Pecan Grove

Inspired by European Christmas Markets, The Christmas Village is comprised of charming shops and façades that represent a European hamlet.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Friday, Dec 13 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup

See event details on Dave Garrison Guitarist

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Main Garden

Free with Paid Garden Admission- Enjoy live music by Dave Garrison
See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –As you explore the Children’s Adventure Garden, be on the lookout for Santa’s helpers, like a frog on a log, a deer right here, a fox in the rocks, a squirrel on a whirl, an owl on a trowel, or a bobcat in a hat. Take a picture with four (4) of Santa’s helpers and then bring your pictures to the Exploration Center to redeem a prize.
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Saturday, Dec 14 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 Girl Scouts in the Garden: Storybook Stem

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Main Garden

Daisies will explore the engineering design process through new and familiar storybooks. They will design and test a new house for the Three Little Pigs and create their own monster to take home.
See event details on Creative Corner: Oh What Fun!

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Creating crafts is sure to spread some Christmas cheer!
See event details on The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| DeGolyer House

Free with paid admission- Visit the historic DeGolyer House this holiday season to view magnificent nativity collections on public display for the first time throughout the elaborately decorated house. Wednesday evenings 6-9 p.m., December 4-December 18
See event details on Daily Tastings

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission –  Sample recipes this week at A Tasteful Place

See event details on Sweets and Treats with Santa

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Rosine Hall

Celebrate the holiday season with stories and treats with Santa & Mrs. Claus when they make a visit from the North Pole.
See event details on Chef-Tastic Cooking Series: Greenville Avenue Pizza Company

Chef-Tastic Cooking Series: Greenville Avenue Pizza Company

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – See how the pros do it and sample a small bite of the fruits of their labor.
See event details on Holiday Tea

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Book Signing: Diane Box

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Hoffman Family Gift Store

Free with paid garden admission Enjoy a book signing by Diane Box and books will be available for sale.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on Window to the Wild

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Jonsson Color Garden

Free with Paid Garden Admission – Enjoy a 2-hour meet-and-greet program with 12 birds and their trainers.
See event details on Window to the Wild

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Jonsson Color Garden

Free with paid garden admission – Enjoy a 2-hour meet-and-greet program
See event details on Visits with Santa

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Ann Stuart Courtyard

Free with paid general admission – Santa is back in the garden! Share Christmas wishes with the jolly old man and take a photo to commemorate the occasion. The Dallas Arboretum Volunteer Advisory Board will be taking pictures of these moments, for donations, for guests to take home.
See event details on 12 Days of Beer: Denton County Brewing Company

12 Days of Beer: Denton County Brewing Company

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Three Sisters Lagoon Overlook

Free with paid garden admission – Guests 21 and older can enjoy complimentary samples from local breweries.
See event details on Organic & Natural Wine/Winter Wellness Demonstration

Organic & Natural Wine/Winter Wellness Demonstration

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission Join us for an organic wine demonstration by Bar & Garden Dallas
See event details on Sweets and Treats with Santa

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Rosine Hall

Celebrate the holiday season with stories and treats with Santa & Mrs. Claus when they make a visit from the North Pole.
See event details on Holiday Tea

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Saturday, Dec 14 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.

See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All Ages)

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| Childrens Garden – Entry Plaza

Free with paid Children’s Adventure Garden admission –As you explore the Children’s Adventure Garden, be on the lookout for Santa’s helpers, like a frog on a log, a deer right here, a fox in the rocks, a squirrel on a whirl, an owl on a trowel, or a bobcat in a hat. Take a picture with four (4) of Santa’s helpers and then bring your pictures to the Exploration Center to redeem a prize.
See event details on Little Adventurers Activities

Sunday, Dec 15 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 Creative Corner: Oh What Fun!

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| Exploration Center

Free with paid Children’s Garden Admission – Creating crafts is sure to spread some Christmas cheer!
See event details on Daily Tastings

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid admission –  Sample recipes this week at A Tasteful Place

See event details on The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

The DeGolyer House “Christkindlmarket Treasures” Daytime

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| DeGolyer House

Free with paid admission- Visit the historic DeGolyer House this holiday season to view magnificent nativity collections on public display for the first time throughout the elaborately decorated house. Wednesday evenings 6-9 p.m., December 4-December 18
See event details on Holiday Brunch

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Join us for a Holiday brunch catered by White Rock Ale House and Brewery, featuring chicken & waffles, breakfast tacos, bacon and hash browns, a coffee bar, ale house mimosas and Christmas cookies.
See event details on Holiday Tea

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on Vendor Sale: Pajama Sweets

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| A Tasteful Place

Free with paid garden admission – Come buy some Persian style pistachio brittle!
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup
See event details on 12 Days of Beer: Old Town Brewhouse

12 Days of Beer: Old Town Brewhouse

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| Three Sisters Lagoon Overlook

Free with paid garden admission – Guests 21 and older can enjoy complimentary samples from local breweries.
See event details on Visits with Santa

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| Ann Stuart Courtyard

Free with paid general admission – Santa is back in the garden! Share Christmas wishes with the jolly old man and take a photo to commemorate the occasion. The Dallas Arboretum Volunteer Advisory Board will be taking pictures of these moments, for donations, for guests to take home.
See event details on Dave Lincoln Jazz Guitarist

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| Christmas Village

Free with paid garden admission – Come listen to Dave Lincoln live!
See event details on Holiday Tea

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| DeGolyer Restaurant

November 29, 2019 – January 3, 2020 Daily, 11am & 2pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. For Sunday & Monday Teas, call 214.515.6511 or email Teas@dallasarboretum.org before 2pm Friday.
See event details on The 12 Days of Christmas

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| Main Garden

The 12 Days of Christmas features animated, 25-foot-tall Victorian-style gazebos depicting scenes from the traditional carol.
See event details on Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Holiday Drinks & Eats at Café on the Green

Sunday, Dec 15 2019

| Cafe on the Green

Enjoy special holiday drinks including pumpkin lattes, frosted mints, mulled wine and Mexican Hot Chocolate, as well as holiday eats, which include pumpkin bars, holiday paninis and soup

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