State Fair of Texas
Sept. 30 - Oct. 23, 2016
Since its establishment in 1886, the State Fair of Texas has celebrated all things Texan by promoting agriculture, education, and community involvement through quality entertainment in a family-friendly environment. As a non-profit organization, the Fair serves as an advocate for the community through its commitment to preserving Fair Park and continuing to build upon its legacy as a National Historic Landmark. At 24 consecutive days, the State Fair of Texas is the longest-running fair in the nation, as well as one of the largest.
Big D Holiday
From magical musical performances to sparkling city lights, Dallas offers festive holiday fun for the whole family.
Free things to do in Dallas
If you're a budget conscious visitor, here are a few ways to get the most out of your visit to Dallas without breaking the bank.
Dallas with Kids
Family time will be anything but ordinary when you participate in one of our many kid-friendly activities around Dallas!
Dog Friendly Dallas
Your pup will feel right at home in one of the many dog-friendly restaurants, hotels, and shops Dallas has to offer.
Dallas doesn't sleep! Our lively nightlife scene will give night owls plenty of options for things to do in Dallas after dark.
Shopping in Dallas
From designer brands to bargain vintage finds, Dallas offers every opportunity to come home with just exactly what you want.
Tastes of Dallas
You love to eat, and we love to cook. Fine cuisine abounds here in Dallas, and it is nothing short of delectable.
Be inspired: Dallas is home to world-class museums exhibiting timeless works by highly talented artists from around the globe.
Sports in Dallas
Mavs, Cowboys, Stars, Wings, FC Dallas, Rangers, and more - Dallas has exactly what you crave when it comes to great sports!
Dallas' more than 350 parks and 160 miles of biking and hiking trails are perfect for every nature-lover out there. There are things to do outside for everyone.
Take a walk through U.S. history and experience the moments that shook the nation that you can only find in Dallas.
The Dallas Cowboys Experience
Revel in the spirit of America's Team in their hometown with stadium tours, plenty of shopping and BIG experiences.
History and Heritage
Come tour and sample the rich heritage of Dallas and its historic surrounding areas.
Golfing in Dallas
A day spent on the green is a day well spent – and Dallas delivers with an array of courses that any golf lover will relish.
Ballet, symphony, Broadway, opera, museums: Dallas has everything "art" you could ever want to see, and we break a leg every time.