What was once an abandoned railroad line is now one of the most iconic destinations in Dallas: the Katy Trail. Each year, the park welcomes over 1.5 million visits to the beautiful scenery on 3.5 miles of well-maintained path. In addition to being the premier destination for jogging, biking, skating, and walking in Dallas, the Katy Trail also hosts exciting events and 5k runs.
Situated at the western end of the Margaret Hunt Hill bridge, Trinity Groves overlooks the downtown Dallas skyline, offering a spectacular view throughout the development. Trinity Groves boasts more than a dozen restaurants & dessert shops, attracting families & foodies alike with options for everyone.
Deep Ellum is the live music capital of North Texas as well as a hub for the performing arts from theater to comedy. Every night of the week presents an opportunity to experience local music, performances, art shows, and more! Learn more about all that is happening in Deep Ellum.
A shopping and entertainment destination just south of downtown Dallas, The Bishop Arts District is walkable and urban, with murals, brick walkways and converted warehouses that are now home to eclectic eateries, ranging from Thai to Green, Hawaiian to vegan. Coffee shops, bars and galleries share streets with condominiums and apartments. Local boutique shops sell handmade soaps, candles, plants and pillows.
The Dallas World Aquarium is an aquarium and zoo located in the West End Historic District of Dallas. It aids conservation and education by housing many animals that are threatened or endangered as part of a cooperative breeding program with other zoos around the world. It has been an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums since 1997 and is a member of the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums.
Klyde Warren Park serves as a central gathering space for Dallas and its visitors. The 5.2-acre deck park, designed by The Office of James Burnett, is an urban green space built over the recessed Woodall Rodgers Freeway between Pearl and St. Paul streets in downtown Dallas. Klyde Warren Park is a highly active space, providing daily free programming for the public ranging from yoga to lecture series to outdoor concerts and films. The park is privately operated and managed by the Woodall Rodgers Park Foundation.