Below is a list of Main Garden sponsorship opportunities. For additional information or to become a sponsor, please contact Marilyn Evans, our Corporate Giving Manager, at 214.515.6552 or email

Dallas Blooms

2019 marks the 34th anniversary of the Dallas Arboretum’s annual floral extravaganza, Dallas Blooms. With more than 500,000 tulips and other flowering bulbs, Dallas Blooms promises to be more breathtaking than ever. Sponsorship opportunities begin at $2,500.

  • Presenting Sponsor of Dallas Blooms
  • Automotive Sponsor
  • Playhouse Exhibit
  • Individual Playhouses (five available)
  • Corporate Appreciation Dinner
  • Mommy & Me Mondays
  • Tiny Tots Tuesdays
  • New Member Welcome Breakfast
  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • Kids’ Concert

Autumn at the Arboretum

As the weather cools, the Arboretum transitions from the bright colors of spring and summer to the radiant colors of fall. 90,000 pumpkins and gourds come together to create the nationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village, and make Autumn at the Arboretum a destination for children of all ages. Sponsorship opportunities begin at $3,500.

  • Presenting Sponsor of Autumn at the Arboretum
  • Automotive Sponsor
  • Mommy & Me Mondays
  • Caroline Rose Hunt Society Dinner
  • Tiny Tots Tuesdays
  • Family Fun Weekends
  • Pumpkin Village
  • Pumpkin Houses (five available)
  • Goblins in the Garden
  • Columbus Day Children’s Concert
  • New Member Welcome Breakfast

The 12 Days of Christmas

Thousands of families visit the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden during our annual winter festival to enjoy the sparkling decorations at the historic DeGolyer House and the weekend children’s activities. This year, we are excited to present a brand new garden exhibition titled The 12 Days of Christmas, a lavish Victorian collection of original, three-dimensional, life-size gazebos filled with the charming characters made famous in the old carol. Lighting and music at each gazebo will make the exhibit a perfect venue for daytime or evening entertainment. Sponsorship opportunities begin at $2,500.

  • Presenting Sponsor of The 12 Days of Christmas
  • Individual Exhibit Sponsor
  • Friends of the Arboretum Holiday Party
  • New Member Welcome Breakfast
  • Sweets and Treats with Santa

Seasonal Sponsorship Opportunities

From May through August, we feature a variety of activities such as Village, Garden of Music, as well as special events on Mother’s Day and Memorial Day weekends. ArtScape will also return to the Arboretum this summer! Sponsorship opportunities begin at $3,500.

  • Family Fun Fridays
  • August Dollar Days
  • ArtScape
  • Garden of Music
  • Mother’s Day Weekend
  • Memorial Day Weekend & Concert
  • New Member Welcome Breakfast (four times per year)

Cool Thursdays Concert Series

The Cool Thursdays Concerts Series returns this spring with new and exciting national cover bands and some of the Metroplex’s best food trucks. The 2017 series features returning favorites such as Emerald City and the Molly Ringwalds. These lakeside evenings are a great place to entertain clients, family and friends. Sponsorship opportunities begin at $5,500.

  • Spring & Summer Concert Series Presenting Sponsor
  • Individual Prime Concert
  • Individual Non-Prime Concert
  • Fall Concert Series Presenting Sponsor
  • Individual Prime Concert
  • Individual Non-Prime Concert
  • Children’s Concert Series Presenting Sponsor
  • Individual Concert
  • Annual Symphony Concert

Tour des Fleurs

This annual race benefiting the Dallas Arboretum attracts 2,500 people every year, and includes both 1/4 and 1/2 marathon courses around White Rock Lake, and a post-race party and concert at the Arboretum. Sponsorship opportunities begin at $2,500.

  • Title Sponsor
  • Presenting Sponsor
  • Patron Sponsor
  • Contributing Sponsor
  • Volunteer T-Shirt Sponsor
  • Supporting Sponsor

Children’s Education

The Dallas Arboretum is widely recognized as one of the nation’s premier display gardens, but it is also a world-class science education facility. The Arboretum’s life, earth and environmental science programs reach more than 100,000 school-age children every year. For many of these children, a class at the Arboretum is their first chance to study nature in nature. Sponsorship opportunities begin at $2,500.

  • Education Program Presenting Sponsor
  • Individual Education Program Sponsorship
  • Science in Action
  • Science First
  • Growing Together
  • Cool Science Investigations
  • Science on the Grow
  • Wishing for Wings
  • Nuts the Squirrel
  • Nature Naturally
  • Little Sprouts Garden Adventures
  • Squirrel Adventure
  • Butterfly Adventure
  • Classroom Lab Programs
  • School Teacher-Led Tours
  • Spring Semester
  • Fall Semester
  • Adventure Backpacks
  • Arboretum Teacher-Led Tours
  • Family Literacy Day

Garden Tram System and Fitness Trail

Many visitors enjoy walking the Arboretum’s Fitness Trail through the gardens as a way to exercise in a spectacular setting. The Presenting Sponsorship opportunity is $10,000.

The volunteer-driven trams are a welcome site for visitors who may not be able to walk the length of the Arboretum’s 66-acre property. Sponsorship of the Garden Tram System is available for six months or a full year, beginning at $5,000.

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