Friday April 17, 2015
Now that we are putting the cold, winter days behind us here in Texas, we can start to look forward to all the fun things the DFW area has to offer this season. Normandy Homes has communities all over the Dallas-Fort Worth area, so we thought we’d share our top picks for DFW attractions that you and your family can enjoy this spring!
1. Klyde Warren Park
Enjoy the fresh Dallas air this spring at the innovative Klyde Warren Park. The park features large open green spaces where families can spend time doing free activities. Including a fitness area, putting green, Ping-Pong tables and much, much more! Not to mention, your family will love getting to try all the different food truck options!
2. Mesquite Championship Rodeo
Nothing screams Texas like a good ol’ fashion rodeo! The rodeo runs from June through August with over 200,000 visitors coming from all over to experience the championship rodeo events. This DFW attraction is well known for being a family-oriented rodeo, so there will be tons of activities for your kids. Activities include mechanical bulls, pony rides and even a Western store!
3. White Rock Lake Park
The warmer weather is finally here and White Rock Lake Park is the perfect place to spend the day outdoors! With 9 miles of trails, there’s no better way to spend a spring day than riding bikes with the family. Or if you’re looking for something a little more relaxing, pack up a tasty picnic for a lovely lunch at this beautiful, quiet spot!
4. Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Garden
Did you know that the Arboretum is home to one of the best children’s gardens in the U.S? Just imagine spending your day in 66 acres of blooming flowerbeds and stunning floral displays. Plus, there are always special events and festivals going on!
5. Dallas World Aquarium
This one-of-a-kind aquarium features tons of thrilling sites your whole family will love. Between the crocodile feeding frenzies, exotic birds flying over your head, car-sized catfish and a 40-foot waterfall, your family will never want to leave this DFW attraction!
6. Dallas Zoo
Take a family day trip to the ever so popular DFW attraction, the Dallas Zoo this spring. Home to approximately 8,000 creatures, the Dallas zoo is the perfect place to bring your curious kiddos! And for an added bonus, there are lots of seasonal events!
7. Perot Museum of Nature & Science
For all you science buffs and curious minds out there, you will love the Perot Museum with their wide variety of exhibits and activities for the whole family! Known as one of Dallas’ newest museums, the Perot has an IMAX theater, outdoor plaza and a one-acre science park with special water features!
There are many perks that come with living in one of the many Normandy Homes communities and living close to the best DFW attractions is definitely high up on the list! Take a look at the Normandy Homes communities’ page for more information!