Parks for Downtown Dallas

Parks for Downtown Dallas is a nonprofit foundation whose goal is to establish four new, major downtown parks. PfDD has pledged $44 million to the City of Dallas if it will include $35 million in the 2017 bond program to create Carpenter Park, Pacific Plaza, Harwood Park and West End Plaza. Join us in our mission to change the face of downtown and ensure our great city enjoys great parks!

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Best Dog-Friendly Downtown Dallas Locations

Every dog owner knows it’s Rover’s world and we’re just living in it. This couldn’t be truer in Dallas, where a good number of establishments have opened their doors to man’s (and woman’s) best friend. And those pet-owners looking for things to do certainly can make a...
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Upcoming Bond Program Town Hall Meetings: July 13-20

Since 2015, when Parks for Downtown Dallas (formerly know as The Belo Foundation) launched its initiative to create more green spaces in the city's urban center, PfDD has benefitted from invaluable support provided by citizens like you. So we're excited to report that...
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Best Downtown Dallas Views

Downtown Dallas paints an undeniably pretty picture. Its iconic architecture, public art, performance venues and beautifully designed parks offer residents and visitors alike plenty to see, do and experience. But sometimes it’s nice to take a step back and look at all...
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July 4th Happenings in Downtown Dallas

The Fourth of July is on its way, bringing with it the freedom to enjoy cookouts, open-air concerts and — of course — fireworks displays. As it does every year, Downtown Dallas and its surrounding environs offer no shortage of sparkle as individuals from all across...
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Iconic Downtown Dallas Building: The Statler

It’s been more than 15 years since anyone checked into the towering crescent of glass and metal located at the intersection of Commerce and St. Paul Streets in Downtown Dallas. But The Statler Hilton is soon to re-open to the public, becoming not just a reminder of...
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Hidden Summer Gems in Downtown Dallas

Summer in the Dallas-Fort Worth area brings with it the promise of certain traditions. There’s the Addison Kaboom Town! Fireworks display, the Bastille on Bishop celebration in Oak Cliff and Denton's North Texas Fair and Rodeo — to name just a few. But if you want to...
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Best Dog-Friendly Downtown Dallas Locations

Every dog owner knows it’s Rover’s world and we’re just living in it. This couldn’t be truer in Dallas, where a good number of establishments have opened their doors to man’s (and woman’s) best friend. And those pet-owners looking for things to do certainly can make a...

read more

Upcoming Bond Program Town Hall Meetings: July 13-20

Since 2015, when Parks for Downtown Dallas (formerly know as The Belo Foundation) launched its initiative to create more green spaces in the city's urban center, PfDD has benefitted from invaluable support provided by citizens like you. So we're excited to report that...

read more

Best Downtown Dallas Views

Downtown Dallas paints an undeniably pretty picture. Its iconic architecture, public art, performance venues and beautifully designed parks offer residents and visitors alike plenty to see, do and experience. But sometimes it’s nice to take a step back and look at all...

read more

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