First-timers should order the High Tea vanilla soft serve, fresh lemon curd, crushed tea biscuits and honey dust in a cinnamon cone. At this monthly event, the museum keeps its doors open until midnight and usually includes special lectures, live music, and -- of course -- a bar to help you and your date loosen up and enjoy the tasteful nudes. Trendy food trucks serve delicious food and drinks. Check out for all things Dallas Design District including gallery openings, showcases, and events. The Seasons in Plano If you are looking for something seasonal, fun and family-oriented, travel 10 miles to McKinney for the Killis Melton Ice Cream Crank-Off in June -- you can enjoy the best homemade ice cream in Texas while listening to local musicians. Located along the banks of the Trinity River, River Legacy Park is full of outdoor entertainment.
Kayaking on White Rock Lake Maybe your date loves the excuse to be outdoors, on the water and with a paddle in hand. The barbecue joint has been praised for its ribs and other fine barbecued meats in the past, but this year we recognized it for having the Best Fried Chicken. The third Saturday of the month features Cirque du Burlesque— think Cirque du Soleil meets cabaret and burlesque with aerialists, belly-dancers, jugglers, clowns and even circus poodles. You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter s - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in! Performers come in from all over the country and themes run the gamut from classic to comic to sci-fi. Now while these next places are not frugal they belong next to six flags on the list, Hurricane harbor located across the highway from Six Flags in Arlington , Hawaiian Falls in Garland, and H20 water park. A large city, it has an upbeat and upscale population that believes you shouldn't have to travel to Dallas to have fun. You'll need a car while you're here.
If your date considers themselves nerdy, then this will be a treat. You'll receive the satisfaction of knowing that your gift helps support animal care at the zoo. For a moderated version of that, Sur La Table offers with a wide variety of themes and dishes that are not instant ramen. At night, the park sparkles in the glow of neon-trimmed skyscrapers and starry skies. Texas Motor Speedway, 3545 Lone Star Circle, Fort Worth.
Are you ready for an awesome list full of suggestions from where to eat, what to see, to the best places to go for some Texas-style fun? This unique park is easily accessible as it sits right in the middle of uptown Dallas, with food trucks and restaurants along its perimeter. Each spring, thousands of azaleas bloom in the Margaret Elisabeth Jonsson Color Garden, bursting open in firecracker colours. Because you can hop on and off at any time, it also provides a nice window for spontaneity, which is especially crucial on a first date. Home to over 23,000 works of art spanning 5,000 years of humanity from all cultures, this entrance fee free museum is home to a permanent collection of masterpieces which include Picasso, Rodin, Monet, Gauguin and many more, as well as constantly changing galleries which showcase the many areas of World Art from Greek and Roman to African, American, Asian and Western European. Be sure to check social media for special Valentine tours and last-minute deals. An old warehouse has been outfitted with 12 authentic wood bowling lanes, vintage ball returns, coin-operated pool tables and arcade games — everything you need to complete the fantasy. But the Fort Worth Water Gardens, where pivotal scenes in the movie were filmed, still make for a fun time full of.
Bring your own football or buy one in the gift shop. The cultural center offers a variety of youth programs, as well as visual and performing arts programs. You can often find discounts on sites like Groupon. The 3,000-square-foot 279-square-metre space—part upscale bowling alley, part comfy gastropub—was built from the ground up to echo the feel of a European beer hall. Even more poignant is to be able to stand at the corner window where those fateful shots had been fired.
Ram into each other's bumper cars at Whirlyball Multiple locations Do you love the ruthlessness of bumper cars, but also possess an irrepressible competitive streak? The aquarium has six exhibit areas from which everyone can learn new and fascinating facts about all of our fishy friends. Visitors can explore the museum at the Fair Park campus, which features no less than 11 permanent exhibit halls, and a unique display of historical dioramas. I promise you, they called it the Worlds Largest Honky Tonk for good reason! Source: Perot Museum of Nature and Science The Perot Museum is very popular with children of all ages, in particular because of its interesting hands-on learning experiences. Make it a big evening and start with dinner in the Stockyards at Love Shack or Lonesome Dove Bistro. The Best New Restaurant, 2614 Elm St. It's just a 10-minute drive from the restaurant, off I-45. You can make your time in Dallas even better by taking advantage of free transportation options throughout the city.
Dive into the nerdiness of art history at the Nasher Sculpture Center Downtown Dallas Now entering its 15th year, the is filled with some of the most stunning works of sculpture in the world -- from artists like Pablo Picasso, Joan Miró, and Auguste Rodin. The Tijuana-style taqueria sells three types of tacos: funky octopus , classic carnitas, barbacoa and gourmet smoked salmon. Entrée selections include a grilled ribeye with Cabernet mushroom sauce; tilapia topped with mango pico de gallo; grilled chicken served on a bed of linguini with onion and garlic cream sauce; and tri-colored rotini vegetable pasta with zucchini, artichokes, squash, onions, bell peppers, and tomatoes. Archery at Cinnamon Creek Ranch That's reporter Kimber Westphall learning to shoot a bow and arrow at Cinnamon Creek Ranch in Roanoke, Texas. The center rests in the heart of the Dallas Arts District, a unique, 19-block neighborhood in the heart of the city that is the center of the region's cultural life. A Side Order of Music Plano has many good restaurants, including the usual chain offerings, but if you want something truly enjoyable to palate and ears, stop by Steve Fields' Steak and Lobster Lounge.
In addition to hiking trails and picnic areas there is a butterfly garden and a discovery garden for children, as well as a state-of-the-art visitor's center filled with hands-on exhibits. The Collective Brewing Project Fitness may not be everyone's go to when it comes to a dreamy date night. The complex also includes a movie theater, a childcare room, work stations and a food court that serves up Korean fare as well as pizzas, burgers and tacos. Check back frequently as things are always changing in the area. This is one of the top Dallas, Texas attractions.
If you are wondering what to do in Dallas with kids, this is a great place to visit. Led by some of Dallas' most knowledgeable food experts, chocolate tours include the history of chocolate, where it originates and how it is made, as well as an assortment of fun chocolate trivia with prizes. The Dallas aquarium is only 4 dollars because it is just a large room with tanks. Select a few pastries and candy bars to sample on the spot with your date, and then ingredients for hummus — you might need them later, and you can store them in the cooler. Choose from a dessert cruise, a scenic cruise or if you time it right, you can snag a seat on a Valentine's cruise and enjoy gourmet chocolates with your sweetheart.