Welcome to Dallas
- Best international skyline
- Home of the Margarita Mile
- Best shopping in the southwest
- Top 10 sports city
- One of the longest light rail systems in the U.S.
- No. 1 destination in Texas
- Pritzker Prize-winning architecture
- Largest urban arts district in the country
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Spread over 20 square blocks and encompassing 68 acres, the walkable downtown hub of creativity features art for all the senses with award-winning museums, performing arts venues and restaurants, while an arts magnet high school, Booker T. Washington, inspires tomorrow's brilliant artists.
Find antique shops and upscale art galleries next door to high-end interior design show rooms in the Design District, just two miles northwest of Downtown. There's also a plethora of dining options and breweries, giving this district even more reason to visit.
Bishop Arts District
Explore the history and future of Dallas all in one place. Once one of Dallas' best hidden treats, this two-block former warehouse area sits in the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Southern Dallas. It's home to more than 60 boutiques, restaurants, bars, coffee shops and galleries, making it one of Dallas' most unique (and not-so-secret) districts.
A neon sign beckons as you drive down Good Latimer Expressway, glowing bright with "Deep Ellum Texas" and an arrow pointing to a former warehouse district now transformed into the nightlife hotspot for live music, cool bars and casual eateries.
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Where to see Holiday Lights in Dallas
From a mall pop-up abounding with photo ops to gorgeous light displays in the Arts District, there are plenty of chances to make special holiday memories in 2020.
Dallas Made Simple
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Dallas Family Vacation
From the Perot Museum and Dallas Zoo to TopGolf and Medieval Times, Dallas is a great destination for families, offering something for every age and interest.
Dallas on a Budget
Dallas may have a reputation for glitz and glamour, but there's plenty to experience without breaking the bank.
Spend the holidays in Dallas
From socially distanced Santa visits to tried-and-true outdoor traditions like Christmas at the Arboretum, the city will be celebrating the season responsibly without losing any of its magic.