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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2017 in Review: All the Great Things in Downtown Dallas

2017 was a record year for Dallas, as the city unveiled new buildings, launched exciting public projects and finalized historic initiatives—even the sun got in on the action. From our point of view here in Downtown, however, any retrospective of the best things to...
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What We’re Looking Forward to in 2018 in and Around Downtown Dallas

2017 may be on its way out, but 2018 is almost here, bringing with it many exciting new developments. From breathtaking public spaces to groundbreaking openings and renovations, 2018 provides proof that, for Dallas, the best is yet to come. Over a decade in the...
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Where to See the Best Holiday Lights in Downtown Dallas

‘Tis the season to be jolly, and there's no better place to take in the holiday cheer than Downtown Dallas. Throughout December, you can catch the city shining even brighter than ever as it decks the city's halls — and skyline — with decorations galore. First on your...
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Most Iconic Dallas Holiday Traditions

The holidays have arrived, and there’s no better place to enjoy them than in Downtown Dallas. Twinkling lights, carols and an appearance or two from a certain celebrity whose laugh causes his little round belly to shake like a bowl full of jelly — there’s no shortage...
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Where to Donate in and around Downtown Dallas for Thanksgiving

November isn't the only month when we think about gratitude, but it may be the month when we feel most grateful. Traditionally, friends and family gathered at the Thanksgiving table to take a moment to name the things that make them feel fortunate. In more recent...
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Exploring the Dallas Music Scene: Bands & Artists from Dallas

Given its size and vibrant cultural diversity, it should come as no surprise that Dallas is the former stomping ground of many a storied musical artist. Plenty of your favorite songs were written and recorded by musicians from the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Longtime...
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2017 in Review: All the Great Things in Downtown Dallas

2017 was a record year for Dallas, as the city unveiled new buildings, launched exciting public projects and finalized historic initiatives—even the sun got in on the action. From our point of view here in Downtown, however, any retrospective of the best things to...

read more

Where to See the Best Holiday Lights in Downtown Dallas

‘Tis the season to be jolly, and there's no better place to take in the holiday cheer than Downtown Dallas. Throughout December, you can catch the city shining even brighter than ever as it decks the city's halls — and skyline — with decorations galore. First on your...

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