VisitDallas

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Hotels320
Convention Center92,903 sq. m
Guest Rooms75,000
Guest Rooms at 1 Hotel1,840 Guest Rooms
Special Event Venues245
Average Room Rate$139.00
Restaurants2,600
Daily Food Cost$71.00
Occupancy Rate
Tax Rate13%

VisitDallas

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Dallas Delivers

The VisitDallas is an independent, not-for-profit organization comprised of professionals promoting Dallas as a destination for business and pleasure. Our mission is to promote Dallas as the ideal business and pleasure destination to the regional, national, and international marketplace, and to favorably impact the Dallas economy through conventions and tourism. Our efforts have significantly increased awareness of Dallas locally, nationally, and internationally, and have resulted in Dallas being recognized as one of the top convention destinations in the nation and the no. 1 visitor destination in the state of Texas.

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With two major airports providing daily direct flights into Dallas from 170 destinations, Dallas is a stress-free 3-hour flight from almost anywhere in the country. Plus, the robust number of non-stop flights originating in Dallas offers travels options and convenience. DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (DFW) AIRPORT Recently named “Best Airport in North America” by Premier Traveler magazine, DFW Airport is the primary hub of American Airlines. FAST FACTS · Twenty miles to Downtown Dallas · Non-stop services to 159 domestic and 57 international destinations · 1,800+ flights a day · 61 million passengers each year · 60+ dining options including local DFW favorites like Gas Monkey Grill, Cool River Café, Dallas Cowboys Club and Twisted Root Burger · Three airport hotels · Minute Suites Nap Center features ten spacious private suites and hot showers DEVELOPMENT DFW Airport is currently upgrading its four original terminals with a $2.7 billion Terminal Renewal and Improvement Program (TRIP) and is expected to be completed in 2017 PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION - DALLAS AREA RAPID TRANSIT (DART) · Light rail to Downtown Dallas: approximately one hour · Cost: $2.50/two-hour pass, $5.00/day pass · Operating 4 – 1am, 7 days/week GROUND TRANSPORTATION · Approximate taxi cost to Downtown Dallas: $40 · Approximate shuttle cost to Downtown Dallas: $19 per person AIR CARRIERS · 10 Domestic and 16 Foreign Flag DALLAS LOVE FIELD AIRPORT FAST FACTS · Seven miles to Downtown Dallas · Over 50 non-stop destinations · 360 flights a day · 13.5 million passengers each year · 20 dining options including Sky Canyon by Celebrity Chef Stephan Pyles · Love Field Conference Center located at the airport DEVELOPMENT In 2014 the airport underwent a $519 million renovation, which opened 20 new gates, expanded the main lobby and baggage claim areas, opened a new ticketing/check-in hall and doubled the number of airport concessionaires PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION - DALLAS AREA RAPID TRANSIT (DART) · DART’s Love Link 524 operates between Dallas Love Field and Inwood/Love Field Station, providing an airport connection to the DART Rail Green Line and Orange Line. · Light rail to Downtown Dallas: approximately 30-50 minutes · Cost: $2.50/two-hour pass, $5.00/day pass · Operating 4 – 1am, 7 days/week GROUND TRANSPORTATION · Approximate taxi cost to Downtown Dallas: $18 · Approximate shuttle cost to Downtown Dallas: $19 per person AIR CARRIERS · 3

Distance from Airport

  • DFW International Airport

    33.8 km from City Center

  • Dallas Love Field

    12.87 km from City Center

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Local Attractions

DEEP ELLUM

Business District
The former warehouse district, Deep Ellum has a perfect mix of history and contemporary cool. It has award-winning barbecue, plenty of quirky bars and shops, numerous live music venues and colorful murals and art installations throughout the area. It’s a quick ride on DART light rail from Downtown Dallas.
Dallas, TX, US

DALLAS ARBORETUM AND BOTANICAL GARDEN

Recreation
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden features 66 acres with 11 lush display gardens that offer seasonal color all year long. Home of the Dallas Blooms, the Southwest’s largest outdoor floral festival, the Arboretum provides a tranquil oasis where visitors are surrounded by the beauty of all four seasons, with the breathtaking backdrop of the magnificent White Rock Lake. This is a CityPASS attraction – Dallas CityPASS saves you over 40% on admission to some of our most popular attractions.
8525 Garland Rd
Dallas, TX, US 75218

ELAINE D. AND CHARLES A. SAMMONS PARK

Park
The park embraces and unifies all venues of the AT&T Performing Arts Center. The ten-acre park stretches from Woodall Rogers Freeway to Ross Avenue and is the first public park in the Dallas Arts District.
2400 Flora St
Dallas, TX, US 75201

THE SIXTH FLOOR MUSEUM AT DEALEY PLAZA

Museum
The museum chronicles the life, assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy with documentary films, photographs and artifacts. A live feed from the museum webcam features a real-time view from the sniper spot and two areas within the museum were recreated to appear as they did in 1963. This is a CityPASS attraction – Dallas CityPASS saves you over 40% on admission to some of our most popular attractions.
411 Elm St
Dallas, TX, US 75201

TEXAS DISCOVERY GARDENS

Recreation
Immerse yourself in the two-story Butterfly House as butterflies dance around this tropical landscape or stroll through the 8.5 acre organic botanic garden including Shakespeare Garden full of plants mentioned in his plays and sonnets in real life.
3601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Dallas, TX, US 75210

DALLAS ZOO

Museum
Named one of “20 Best Zoos” by USA Today, the Dallas Zoo is the largest zoological experience in Texas with a 106-acre park and thousands of animals. Visit the Giants of the Savannah exhibit, an 11-acre safari experience where visitors can get up close and personal with giraffes, elephants, lions, cheetahs and many other African species. This is a CityPASS attraction – Dallas CityPASS saves you over 40% on admission to some of our most popular attractions.
650 South RL Thornton Frwy
Dallas, TX 75203

DALLAS FARMERS MARKET

Shopping
The Market Shops – Open 7 days a week – is a food hall and artisanal vendor market with four anchor restaurants, while The Shed – Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday offers local, seasonal foods and flowers and several arts and crafts vendors. Popular with locals and visitors alike, it’s a great place to get a taste of Dallas and even get some to go.
920 S. Harwood St
Dallas, TX, US 75201

THE GEORGE W. BUSH PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM

Museum
The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum holds the largest electronic records collection in the entire Presidential Library system. Visit Freedom Hall, a high definition video wall montage of the 44 U.S. presidents, and a full-sized replica of the Oval Office. This is a CityPASS attraction – Dallas CityPASS saves you over 40% on admission to some of our most popular attractions.
2943 SMU Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75205

Convention Centers

  • Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center

    Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center has over 1,000,000 square feet and it offers a staggering 726,726 square feet of prime, contiguous exhibit space along with a 203,000-square-foot column-free exhibit hall, the largest in the US.

    • Exhibit Space92,903 sq. m
      Total Meeting Space128,773 sq. m

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