Downtown Dallas skyline

Dallas

Travel Region

Prairies and Lakes

Population

1.3m

The breathtaking skyline welcomes visitors to this well-known cultural hub. The city offers almost everything a traveler could want in an urban vacation, from outdoors adventures to art, history, fine dining, nightlife, and museums.

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Upcoming Events

"Curse of the Puerto Ricans"

Aug. 11-Aug. 27 (rescheduled dates)

Julia Rodriguez has sacrificed everything for her family, comprised of her alcoholic father, her mis...

"Harry Bertoia: Sculpting Mid-Century Modern Life"

Jan. 29-April 23

Italian-born, American artist Harry Bertoia (1915–1978) was one of the most prolific, innovative a...

Dallas' Best Tacos and Margaritas Tour

Dec. 5-Feb. 27

Taste your way through some of the best tacos and margaritas in Dallas. At four stops, sample award-...

Valentine's Chocolate Tour

Feb. 6-14

Indulge your chocolate passions as you bite into magnificent bonbons, savor a decadent chocolate sho...

Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO Bricks

Sept. 24-April 24

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science’s newest exhibition features 20 iconic skyscrapers from acr...

"Murillo: Picturing the Prodigal Son"

Feb. 20-June 12

Meadows Museum presents this painting series that illustrates the biblical parable—remarkably inta...

"The How To Be Project: 10 Plays for Racial Justice"

Feb. 17-March 5

Directed by Morgana Wilborn and commissioned by Bishop Arts Theatre, this event features 10 one-act ...

"Bars and Measures"

April 14-30

Directed by Jiles King, written by Idris Goodwin, and commissioned by B Street Theatre, "Bars and Me...

"Carne Y Arena"

Jan. 21-April 18

The Nasher Sculpture Center in partnership with the George W. Bush Presidential Center presents "Car...

"Sightings: Magali Reus"

May 14-Sept. 11

In her second major U.S. show, Dutch-born, London-based artist Magali Reus presents an installation ...

"Lynda Benglis"

May 21-Sept. 18

Throughout her five-decades-long career, Lynda Benglis has created sculptures in a wide range of mat...

Meadows/ARCO Artist Spotlight: Ignasi Aballí

March 6-26

Spain’s representative to the 59th Venice Biennale exhibits the conceptual work "Palabras Vacías ...

Family Day: Let's Sculpt!

April 3

Chisel and carve, mold and model, cut and glue. Bring your family to the Meadows Museum to explore t...

North Texas Irish Festival

March 4-6

Celebrating 40 shades of green. 40 years of Irish music, and 40 years of memories made, the North Te...

Deep Ellum Arts Festival

April 1-3

The three-day Deep Ellum Arts Festival in downtown Dallas embodies everything that makes DFW rock. E...

"Metamorphosis"

Jan. 8-Feb. 12

Laura Rathe Fine Art (LRFA) presents "Metamorphosis," a two-person show featuring new works by Charl...

Sculpting Sound: 12 Musicians Encounter Bertoia

Feb. 22-27

The Nasher Sculpture Center presents this series of six historic concerts bringing together 12 maste...

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