Dallas Blooms Extended through April 20

presented by Bank of America Bank-of-America-BAC-Color-EPS

“Its world-class tulip show is the best spot this side of Holland to see these beautiful flowers.” - Southern Living Magazine

Because of our generous presenting sponsor Bank of America, we are able to extend Dallas Blooms through Easter on April 20! Bring your family and friends and experience this amazing spring tradition in Dallas.

Now in its 30th year, the annual Dallas Blooms festival offers one of the most spectacular floral displays in the world featuring over 500,000 blooming spring bulbs. Visitors are invited to view our outstanding collection of tulips, daffodils, pansies, violas, poppies and thousands of other annuals and perennials. Highlights of the festival include the blooming of over 100 Cherry Blossom trees and the mass flowering of 6,000 azaleas that bloom into April.

Admission & Tickets

Additional sponsorship provided by: The Dallas Morning News, Dallas Child, Tom Thumb, Park Place Dealerships, Celebrity Cruises, C.C. Young, Kimberly-Clark, and WFAA. Dallas Blooms Sunday Festival Parking Sponsored by Doctor’s Hospital at White Rock Lake.

Scroll down for a list of daily, weekday and weekend activities.

Daily Activities

BirdhouseBird House Exhibit

February 22 – December 31 | The Lakeside Exhibit Area

Visitors can explore the themed houses and learn about the adaptations and lifestyles of various species.


Peacock-TopiariesPeacock Topiaries

Jonsson Color Garden

The beloved peacock topiaries return to spread their colorful petal tails. The head of each bird incorporates real peacock feathers, and tails will be replanted each season. The body of the two, 13-foot-tall peacocks is Liriope with 11,000 plants total.


CourtyardPiano Melodies

11 a.m.-3 p.m. | Dann Talley Kincheloe Courtyard

Featuring Keith Schmorr


Weekday Activities

Childrens-GardenChildren's Garden Activity: Experiments and Mysteries

Exploration Center - Plant Lab | Weekdays at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Children can analyze two different milk samples to decide which milk comes from an animal and which comes from a plant. Kids can also take part in a new CSI-inspired mystery, which teaches deductive reasoning. Experiments are complimentary with admission to the Children’s Garden.


Dallas-BloomsBOGO Wednesdays – Buy One, Get One Free

March 5 – April 16

Limit one per person.


Garden-ToursFree Garden Tours

Wednesdays at 11 a.m. | Ginsburg Plaza

Limited to 20 guests


CC-YoungC.C. Young Senior Thursdays, 65 and over

March 6 – April 17

$11 admission and 20% discount at the Hoffman Family Gift Store.


Spring-TeaSeated Tea

February 24 – April 18 | Restaurant DeGolyer

Seatings available at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Monday – Friday. Reservations are required. Call 214.515.6511 or make your reservations online. Seated Tea is available for adults and children 13 and older.


Weekend Activities

Childrens-GardenChildren's Garden Activities

Experiments and Mysteries | Exploration Center | Weekends at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.

Children can analyze two different milk samples to decide which milk comes from an animal and which comes from a plant. Kids can also take part in a new CSI-inspired mystery, which teaches deductive reasoning. Experiments are complimentary with admission to the Children’s Garden.

Nature Puppet Show | Weekends at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. | (weather permitting)

Children's Garden guests are invited to watch the puppet show, How Stumpy Got His Name. The nature puppet show stars Stump the Tree and several animal friends. The play is appropriate for children third grade and younger, although all are welcome.


Garden-ToursFree Garden Tours

Saturdays at 11 a.m. | Ginsburg Plaza

Limited to 20 guests


Ask-an-expertAsk an Expert

Saturdays | February 22-April 19 | 2-4 p.m. | Pecan Grove

Ask the gardening professionals your toughest gardening questions in the Pecan Grove.


Dig-in-DeepDig in Deep

Sundays | February 23-April 20 | Pecan Grove

Dig in deeper on Sundays and learn about gardening from the pros. Topics include composting, mulching, organic gardening and more.


Concert-LawnMelodies

Saturdays & Sundays | Noon-4 p.m. | Martin Rutchik Concert Lawn




Easter Weekend | Fri. – Sun., April 18-20

Eddie-CokerDallas Child Eddie Coker Children’s Concert

Friday, April 18 | 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. | Martin Rutchik Concert Lawn

Children’s Activities also take place from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Pecan Grove and include face painting, a petting zoo and Easter portraits with a live bunny.


Easter-ChildChildren's Activities

Saturday and Sunday | April 19 & 20 | Noon-4 p.m. Pecan Grove

Children’s Activities include face painting, a petting zoo and Easter portraits with a live bunny.

See all Easter Weekend Activities

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