Dallas, Texas


Let Dallas’ unique entertainment districts, world-class shopping options and never-ending dining choices lead the way to your BIG Dallas moment. Did you know…

  • Dallas is home to the largest urban arts district in the country (68 acres and 19 blocks)
  • The Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is the longest light rail system in the country
  • One of the largest park systems in the nation with 381 parks, including the 2014 Urban Open Space Winner, Klyde Warren Park, resides in Dallas
  • The 52-foot "Big Tex" that greets visitors at the annual State Fair of Texas is the tallest cowboy in Texas
  • With the roof enclosed, the entire Statue of Liberty could fit inside the AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys
  • The frozen margarita machine originated in Dallas

THE BASICS

  • Ninth-largest city in the US and the third-largest in Texas with a population of more than 1.2 million
  • Located in the Central Time Zone in North Central Texas and a three-hour flight from most North American destinations
  • Served by two airports: Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and Dallas Love Field that, combined, provide more than 2,200 flights daily
  • Visitors to Dallas can enjoy an average temperature of 77 degrees and 232 days of sunshine per year