Summer Family Fun at the Dallas Arboretum


Summer at the Arboretum kicked-off on Saturday, May 16th. These events in Dallas take place less than30 minutes away from our Forney TX homes for sale . Below is a list of several events for the entire family to enjoy.

Storytime in Flower Village – This event takes place Monday’s in June at 11am. Young readers and pre-readers are invited to join storytime under the shade of the flower houses in the Pecan Grove on June 15th, 22nd and 29th.

Family Fun Friday’s – Friday’s just became more fun with family adventures at the Arboretum. Family Fun Friday’s run on June 12, 19, 26 and July 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31 from 10am to 2 pm at the Pecan Grove. Events include a cool spray of water in the Toad Fountains, face painting, a petting zoo and live music.

WFAA Family First Day in Rory Meyers Children’s Garden – This family fun event on Saturday, June 13th from 10 am to 2 pm. The event features puppet shows, outdoors hands-on science experiments, collaborative tessellation assembly and scenes from “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” There is also a special presentation with WFAA’s own meteorologist Greg Fields at the OmniGlobe. Entry into the RMCAG and main garden is $8 at the gate. $8 parking is available for advance purchase online. Hot dogs are for sale for just $2.

Rosine Hall – Come out for some vintage superhero cartoons at Rosine Hall on Sunday, June 21 from 1pm to 3pm. Each cartoon short runs 10 minutes in length. There is no additional cost with a paid entry to the garden. Bring your blankets and enjoy popcorn and snacks that are available for purchase.

Father’s Day Weekend Concert – Bring dad out for a diverse range of music from Antonio Carlos Jobim and Nat King Cole to Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett on Saturday, June 20 from 1 pm to 2:30 pm. Dad can relax while listening to tunes at the Multilingual Balladeer Frank Obregon on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn.

As you can tell there are an array of fun activities and entertainment for the entire family to enjoy. If you are in the market for a new home consider purchasing a home by Altura Homes. We have Forney TX homes for sale in the Devonshire and Eagle Ridge communities. To learn about our available homes please contact Altura Homes at 888-972-1979.