Dallas is a place meant for the young as well as the old. It is a big hub of entertainment for all the sports aficionados especially golf lovers. The city boasts a number of golf courses to play or watch the sport. There are five municipal courses of which the Tension Highlands and the Cedar Crest offer the best test of golf and are swarming with golfers and golf buffs on the weekends. There are also several spectacular daily free public courses in the D/FW area like the Cowboys Golf Club, the Tribute, Tour 18, Bear Creek Golf Club and the TPC Four Seasons.
If golf is not what you look for, there are ample of other interesting things and events to engage yourself in. The State Fair of Dallas which is held in the months of September and October is the country’s largest state fair that gives a wonderful opportunity to be a part of the rich culture and heritage of the city.
You also get to witness and admire the beautiful and distinct art and other skills of the natives. For the kids, great enjoyment awaits at the Six Flags Over Texas, the amusement park where recently 10 new rides have been opened. The water sports and other activities can be relished at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor which is considered to be the best water park in the area. There is also the White Rock Lake for those who would simply want to spend some peaceful hours in serenity away from all the hustle and bustle of the city.
Another wonderful feature of Dallas is its museums that aim at enlightening the past. The city is home to several big and beautiful museums such as the Sixth Floor Museum at the Dealey Plaza, the Conspiracy Museum, Dallas Museum of Art and the Meadows Museum of Art. To add to the enticement of the visitors and make them aware of the creative talent of the natives there are a number of art galleries in the city. For instance, the Renzo Piano-designed Nasher Sculpture Center is home to mind-boggling sculptures and provides a fantastic outdoor oasis in the heart of the downtown arts district.
Dallas is also a shopper’s paradise. The place has numerous shopping joints for people of big and small pockets. The West Village, Highland Park Village, Galleria Mall, Grapevine Mills, Willow Bend Mall, North Park Mall, Mockingbird Station and First Saturday are some all-time hit shopping venues.
Dallas has a lot to offer to the foodies too. There are some grand hotels, restaurants and eating joints to enjoy the typical Dallas typed food as well as taste cuisines from all over the world. All in all, Dallas is an ideal hub of entertainment and an evergreen vacation destination.