For the Greener Good

 

Parks for Downtown Dallas is a nonprofit foundation whose goal is to establish four new, major  parks in the heart of Downtown. Pacific Plaza is now open, and West End Square, Carpenter Park and Harwood Park will follow in the coming years. Join us in our mission to create a community of parks as vibrant as the people who call this city home.

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Meticulous Attention to Detail: How the Pacific Plaza Pavilion References Morse Code and the History of Dallas

This fall, Dallas’ much-anticipated Pacific Plaza will complete its transformation from a surface parking lot to a public park. The urban park, funded entirely by Parks for Downtown Dallas, broke ground in April of 2018 with the promise of introducing more green space...
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From the Blog

The Best 4th of July Events In and Around Dallas

Are you still looking to nail down your plans for the upcoming Independence Day? There are plenty of events happening throughout Dallas where you can celebrate the Red, White and Blue while taking in a spectacular fireworks show, enjoying a drink special or competing...

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Our Favorite Places in Dallas to Get Cool Treats

The hot Dallas summer often calls for a cold treat to cool down. And with ice cream, gelato and custard shops spread throughout the city, you can bet there are plenty of options to satisfy even the most enormous sweet tooth. Head to these places the next time the...

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Summer Happenings in Dallas

There’s nothing quite like a Texas summer. Big blue skies, delicious backyard barbecue, even the sweltering temperatures—we’ll take it all in the name of summer. And with the start of the new season just one week away, we’ve rounded up the top city events you don’t...

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