The best Outdoor Activities in Dallas (Texas)

Fair Park
  • Fair Park

    Fair Park is a 277-acre (1.12 km2) recreational and educational complex located in Dallas, Texas (United States). The area, which is immediately east of downtown Dallas, is registered as a Dallas Landmark and National Historic Landmark. Many of the buildings were constructed for the Texas Centennial Exposition in 1936. Fair Park has been designated a Great Place in America by the American Planning Association.
State Fair of Texas
  • State Fair of Texas

    3921 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 75210 Dallas TX United States
    The State Fair of Texas Community Guidelines Hey State Fair of Texas fans! We wanted to share our Community Rules that keep the State Fair of Texas Facebook page a fun place to hang out. To start off, our Facebook page is all about YOU – our loyal fairgoers and fans! We want to hear your thoughts and opinions about why you call the Fair one of your favorite places to visit. We appreciate and welcome all feedback, whether it’s positive or not. Please ...
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

    The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden is a 66-acre (267,000 m²) botanical garden located at 8525 Garland Road in East Dallas, Dallas, Texas, on the southeastern shore of White Rock Lake.
Klyde Warren Park
  • Klyde Warren Park

    2012 Woodall Rodgers Fwy (at Harwood St.) Dallas, TX 75201 United States
    On a deck over Woodall Rogers Freeway at St. Paul St, Harwood St, Olive St, and Pearl St, this 5.2-acre green space, Klyde Warren Park, features, gardens, groves, lawns, courtyards, plazas, promenades, restaurants, parking, performance venues, sculptures, and a dog park.
White Rock Dallas
  • White Rock Dallas

    White Rock Lake 75214 Dallas TX United States
    The Conservancy partners with the City of Dallas and its Park and Recreation Department to support implementation of the park’s master plan through major fundraising initiatives. Currently funding the renovation and restoration of the Stone Tables, the first picnic area built at White Rock Lake Park in 1931.
Highland Park Village
  • Highland Park Village

    Highland Park Village is an upscale shopping plaza located at the southwest corner of Mockingbird Lane and Preston Road in Highland Park, Texas (USA) and was the first self-contained shopping center in America. The Highland Park Village was declared a National Historic Landmark in 2000.
Dallas Zoo
  • Dallas Zoo

    650 S R L Thornton Fwy (at S. Marsalis Ave.) Dallas, TX 75203 United States
    The Dallas Zoo, an accredited member of the Association of Zoos & Aquariums, is the largest zoological experience in Texas featuring a 106-acre park, thousands of animals, and an education department that offers programs for all ages.
Highland Park Presbyterian Church (Dallas, Texas)
Thanks-Giving Square
  • Thanks-Giving Square

    1627 Pacific Ave (at N. Ervay St.) Dallas, TX 75201 United States
    A central meeting place where citizens from diverse backgrounds can use thanksgiving as a way to heal divisions and enhance mutual understanding.
State Fair
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Woodshire MHP
The Grove
  • Victory Park, Dallas

    Victory Park is a master planned development northwest of downtown Dallas, Texas (USA) and north of Spur 366 (Woodall Rodgers Freeway). It is along Interstate 35E, part of the Stemmons Corridor and Uptown. The US$3 Billion project, at 75 acres (0.30 km2), is just north of the West End Historic District of downtown Dallas. When it is finished, the project will contain more than 4,000 residences and 4,000,000 square feet (370,000 m2) of office and retail space.
Fair Park station
  • Fair Park station

    Fair Park station is a DART Light Rail station located in Fair Park in Dallas, Texas. It serves the Green Line. The station opened on September 14, 2009 as one of four original stops on the line. Fair Park contains the largest collection of Art Deco exhibition buildings in the world, built for the 1936 Texas Centennial Exposition. The station was designed to blend into the surrounding architecture while revitalizing the historic entrance into Fair Park. During important events during the ...
  • Belo Garden Park

    Belo Garden Park is a 1.7-acre (0.69 ha) public park located in downtown Dallas, Texas, United States. The park is located between Main and Commerce, east of Griffin in the Main Street District. The park, formerly a parking lot, features perennial gardens, shaded groves, plaza spaces, an interactive fountain, a 10’ high hill which provides topographical relief and views over the central fountain plaza, and a shaded garden grove with movable tables and chairs. In 2006 Belo Corporation (the owners ...
  • Exposition Park, Dallas

    Exposition Park (or Expo Park) is a neighborhood in south Dallas, Texas (USA). It is north and west of Fair Park, and is centered along Exposition Avenue on the eastern edge of P.D.269 (Deep Ellum, TX). It is home to several eclectic bars and restaurants (Eight Bells Tavern, Expo Bar and Grill (opening 2015), The Underpass, Double Wide, Craft and Growler, Cold Beer Company and Pizza Lounge), and several small businesses (Ruby Room, Expo House, Hollywood 5 & Dime, Rob's ...
  • Cedar Crest Park

    Cedar Crest Park, formerly Cedar Crest Country Club, is a public golf course in the southern United States, located in Dallas, Texas. South of downtown in the Cedar Crest neighborhood, the course was designed by A. W. Tillinghast and was the site of the tenth PGA Championship in 1927, won by Walter Hagen in early November. It was his fourth consecutive PGA title and fifth overall, the ninth of his eleven major championships. Cedar Crest also hosted the Dallas Open ...
  • Greenway Parks, Dallas

    Greenway Parks is an upscale neighborhood in north Dallas, Texas, bounded by the Dallas North Tollway on the east, Mockingbird Lane on the south, Inwood Road on the west, and University Boulevard on the north. It borders the city of Highland Park on the southeast and the city of University Park on the east.