Dallas Blooms “A World of Flowers”
The Dallas Arboretum presents “A World of Flowers,” during this year’s Dallas Blooms. From February 24 – April 8 different regions of the world will be showcased each week. This annual event is one of the largest floral festivals in the southwest, with over a 100 varieties of spring bulbs exploding with color and 500,000 blooms that will dazzle you.
Week one will focus on all things French, with live music and other entertainment, bites and drinks on specific days, activities and more.
Weekly Theme Schedule
|February 24-March 2: France|
March 3-9: The Mediterranean
March 10-16: Europe
|March 17-23: A Taste of the World|
March 24-30: Asia
March 31-April 8: The Americas
Expect regionally-themed live music & other entertainment, food specials, drink specials and tastings, and other activities in the main garden.
Some of the daily activities include:
Flowers of the World: Master Gardener Presentation & Tour
Wednesdays, 11am-12pm, throughout the garden
Join Master Gardeners as they talk about the flowers in the garden and from where they originate. Afterwards, take a tour around the garden to see where these beautiful plants can be found and what makes them so special.
Beverages of the World: Beer & Wine
Thursdays, 10am-3pm, Pecan Grove
Enjoy the surrounding blooms and cool pecan trees in the Pecan Grove. Each week features a selection of two beers or two wines from the week’s region, available to guests, for purchase. The price will range from $6-$9 depending on the beverages offered that week.
On Fridays, a number of vendors will set up a market to create an international feel. Art, things to eat and drink, and goods will be for sale and cultural activities are included.
The Dallas Arboretum is only 25 minutes from Alexan Central Apartments via 75 Central Expressway and Northwest Highway.
For more information about this event, visit http://www.dallasarboretum.org/blooms.