Member-Event

Member Exclusive Events

Members absolutely receive the best value at the Dallas Arboretum.

In addition to free general garden admission and a variety of discounts, members are also invited to a number of exclusive events each year including Easter Egg Hunts, Goblins in the Garden, a trick-or-treating event, Garden of Music, a stroll through the gardens filled with the melodies of jazz, harp and guitar, and Sweets and Treats, a wintertime event that includes a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, holiday stories, crafts and treats . Find out more about membership levels and benefits.


Upcoming Member Events

Goblins in the Garden

October 27 and 28 | 5:30–8:30pm

Put on your best costume and join us at the Arboretum to trick-or-treat in the garden. Guests can also enjoy the nationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village featuring more than 50,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash. This event is appropriate for children age 2-9. Reservations are required. Registration opens Monday, September 22 and can be made by visiting us online or calling 214.515.6615. This popular event often sells out so be sure to register early!

  • $15 per person
  • Individual members may bring two participants (additional guests $15 per person)
  • Family memberships and higher may bring up to six participants (additional guests $15 per person)

Holiday Garden of Music, featuring The 12 Days of Christmas

November 11, 12 or 13 | 6-9 p.m.

Each year the Dallas Arboretum welcomes members to the exclusive members only event Garden of Music. In years past, the evening has featured musicians located throughout the garden as guests are invited to stroll the grounds, picnic, and enjoy the Arboretum at sunset. This year, Garden of Music will have an added benefit as we welcome members to choose from three complimentary evenings to view our elaborate new holiday display, The 12 Days of Christmas. Members may choose from November 11,12 or 13 to visit the Arboretum in the evening, listen to the sounds of the season and enjoy The 12 Days of Christmas before it opens to the public on November 16. Reservations are required and space is limited. Registration opens Tuesday, September 2.


Dallas Arboretum
and Botanical Garden

Open Daily 9am - 5pm
Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day
Administrative Office Open Monday Through Friday, 8:30am - 5pm