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Source: Dallas Arboretum | 9/21/17 | Dallas
With the welcome change of seasons, Autumn at the Arboretum has been listed as number one of
19 trips to put on your fall bucket list according to Orbitz Travel, which opens on September 23 and continues through November 22. Themed
Pumpkins, Squash and Gourds, Oh My!, the Pumpkin Village takes each visitor on a trip highlighting the beloved book, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. The garden offers many festival discounts and invites the public to take advantage of these offers to visit often and usher in fall with a great deal. Autumn at the Arboretum is made possible by Rogers-O'Brien Construction.
The Dallas Arboretum
Acres of beautiful landscaping, educational programs, seasonal concerts and seated tea service, as well as year-round events including the annual Mad Hatter's Tea.
Autumn at the Arboretum is the Southwest's largest fall festival and the definitive autumn experience south of New England, said Mary Brinegar, president of the Dallas Arboretum.
With these discounts, we invite everyone to come more than once to see the nationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village and surrounding displays created with a record-breaking 90,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash. You can take pictures at one of the most photographed locations in the south, and bring or purchase a picnic to enjoy among the chrysanthemums and marigolds. Many fun activities take place in the main garden as well as in the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden during the festival. Visit www.dallasarboretum.org to see daily schedules of activities.
Membership at the Dallas Arboretum
Those that plan to visit more than once should consider purchasing a membership for the best deal. Regular priced general admission (plus parking) for a family of 4 into the main garden for one visit is $75. By purchasing an individual or a family membership, benefits include complimentary admission and parking all year, significant discounts on concert tickets, discounts at local garden centers as well as the Hoffman Family Gift Store and online store, discounted education classes, member-only events, reciprocal free garden admission to more than 200 gardens in the U.S. outside the DFW Metroplex, quarterly newsletter, email updates and more.
Individual $87/1 year
Includes year-round admission for two individuals per visit to the Botanical Garden, plus four complimentary reservations to the Children's Adventure Garden for 2017
Family $129/1 year
Includes year-round admission for up to six individuals per visit, not living under same roof, to the Botanical Garden, plus 12 complimentary reservations to the Children's Adventure Garden for 2017.
For more information on all the exciting memberships/benefits we have to offer, visit www.dallasarboretum.org
$1 off General Garden Admission presented by Tom Thumb:
September 23 - November 22
Tom Thumb offers $1 off general garden admission tickets during Autumn at the Arboretum. Discounted tickets are available for purchase at area Tom Thumb locations.
Buy One, Get One Free (BOGO) Wednesdays:
September 27 - November 22
Buy one, get one free admission. Valid for general garden admission only. Limit one per customer. Tickets can only be purchased onsite.
C.C. Young Senior Thursdays:
September 28 - November 16
General admission tickets on these Thursdays are $11 for those 65 and older along with a 20% discount that day at the Hoffman Family Gift Store. Tickets can only be purchased onsite.
State Fair Ticket Holder Discount:
$2 State Fair Discount (September 29-October 22)
Present ticket stub for $2 off general admission.
Dallas Food Bank Discount:
October 30 - November 3
Each can of food brought in is $1 off general admission, up to $5 off per person. All food will be donated to the North Texas Food Bank.
Veterans Day Discount:
Any veterans, active duty and first responders with identification receive free daytime admission on Veterans Day. Offer available only on site at the ticket booth.
Reduced Price Parking:
If purchased in advance online, parking is reduced to $8.
Free Admission for Teachers & Educators:
Complimentary admission to the main garden and Children's Adventure Garden is available to teachers and educators with a valid picture school ID at the ticket booth. Educators can also purchase a Dallas Arboretum membership and receive a 10% discount for the first year with their valid ID.
Group Ticket Discount:
Guests receive a reduced price for general garden admission when 15 or more tickets are purchased in one transaction. Tickets must be purchased in advance and must be redeemed as a group on date specified. For more information regarding discounted tickets for groups 15 or larger, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 214-515-6520.
12 Days of Christmas at Night Exhibit (Nov. 8 - Dec. 30) Special Discounts:
Purchase discounted tickets to the family's newest holiday tradition early to secure a spot to see 500,000 lights and 12 elaborate 25-foot Victorian-style gazebos throughout our nighttime landscape.
Purchase discounted tickets September 15 - 30: $5 per ticket for children, adults and seniors for evening entrance on Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday for 12 Days at Night festival.
(This offer excludes Fridays and Saturdays and excludes dates: November 17 - 26 & December 15 - 23).
Purchase discounted tickets between October 1 - 31: $12 per ticket for children, adults and seniors for evening entrance on any day of the 12 Days at Night festival.
(This offer excludes dates: November 17 - 26 & December 15 - 23).
**All tickets must be purchased for a specific date, but can be exchanged for another date based on availability.
Autumn at the Arboretum Sponsors:
Autumn at the Arboretum is made possible by Rogers-O'Brien Construction.
Additional sponsors include: Alliance Data, Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate, Mutual of Omaha, Texas Instruments, C.C. Young, Full Color Inc., Kimberly-Clark, Reliant, Tom Thumb, DallasChild and Macy's.
For more information on Autumn at the Arboretum or any of the events, call 214.515.6500 or visit Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden | Autumn at the Arboretum