Are you looking for something fun to do this weekend?  Check out our list below of 5 great things to do!!


eat in dallas

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Dallas has tons of amazing restaurants to pick from…why choose just one? Take a food tour with Food Tours of America and enjoy sampling foods from multiple restaurants!  They have themed tours such as the JFK Dine and Dealey which combines food and architecture.  This is not only a great way to fill your belly but to also learn about the area!

Join the Animals!

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Want to feed an elephant?  Hold a penguin in your lap? Register for a behind-the-scenes tour at the Dallas Zoo!  You’ll get to be up-close and personal with some amazing creatures of the wild!  When your awesome VIP experience is over enjoy the rest of the day by exploring everything else that the Dallas Zoo has to offer. (Stay tuned for the hippo habitat that will be opening in early 2017!)

Get Fit!

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Head out for a hike or bike ride on the White Rock Lake Trail located northeast of downtown Dallas.  This trail is a paved loop that is almost 10 miles long.  Enjoy the beautiful views of the water wild flowers along the path and some cool homes!  You can bring your dog with but be sure he is on a leash!


shopping in dfw

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Need some retail-therapy after a long crazy week at work?  Head over to the Dallas Galleria!  With stores like Armani Exchange Banana Republic Coach Forever 21 lululemon athletica Macy’s Sephora Pottery Barn American Girl Boutique Tiffany & Co. Fossil Michael Kors Pacsun Foot Locker Steve Madden and more there is plenty of options for everyone. After burning up a sweat from your intense shopping spree stop by the indoor ice rink to cool down! ($10 admission/$3 skate rental)

Enjoy the View!

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Head up to the top of the Reunion Tower for breathtaking views of the city you love!  Get some great photos or even a great meal in the Cloud Nine Café of the Fifty Sixty Restaurant.  Check out their events calendar for family-friendly events that are held on the GeO-Deck throughout the month.