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The Top 10 Things to Do When Visiting Dallas-Fort Worth in the Fall

Experience all the city has to offer when staying at the Resort this season

Dallas, U.S.A.

Fall is an excellent time to visit the Dallas-Fort Worth area - here, the team at Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas recommends their favourites:

Stroll Through the Gardens at Autumn at the Arboretum

Take advantage of the gourds-eous weather at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden’s 17th annual Autumn at the Arboretum, running September 17 through October 31, 2022. This year’s theme, "A Fall Fairy Tale," features the return of Cinderella’s Carriage, more than 100,000 pumpkins, squash and gourds, pumpkin houses and a maze for younger visitors.

Find Fresh Favourites at the Farmer’s Market

The Dallas Farmers Market is nestled among the skyscrapers and the hustle and bustle of the city. Since 1941, the market has been cultivating a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle for all of North Texas. Shop locally-grown fruits and vegetables, pasture-raised meats and farm-fresh eggs at The Shed, an outdoor open-air pavilion, or enjoy lunch by the artisanal ready-to-eat food vendors that serve a variety of cultural flavors every weekend.

Tee Off on a Championship Golf Course

A Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, TPC Four Seasons Las Colinas, is the Resort’s 18-hole championship course that allows golfers to walk in the footsteps of PGA TOUR legends and encounter wildlife all while enjoying the game. There is no better time to tee up a golf getaway than during the cool months of autumn. To reserve a tee time, call 972 717 2525.

Say “Howdy” to Big Tex at the Texas State Fair

There is nothing more quintessentially Texan than the State Fair. This year’s theme, “Treats of Texas,” offers visitors the opportunity to try a variety of tasty treats, including Chicharron Explosion Nachos and Deep-Fried Rocky Road with Blue Bell Ice Cream. Lasting for 24 consecutive days from September through October, the State Fair of Texas is the longest-running fair in the nation, as well as one of the largest.

Dine in LAW Restaurant

Savour bold and authentic flavours created with the finest ingredients at Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas signature restaurant. LAW, (which stands for Land, Air, and Water) is the perfect symmetry of Texas meats, poultry and seafood. The menu changes seasonally as Executive Chef Tony France incorporates fresh ingredients harvested from the organic herb and produce garden adjacent to the restaurant. Be sure to save room for dessert! Executive Pastry Chef Yudith Bustos is always making the suite life sweeter. Don’t miss the Pumpkin Indulgence dessert debuting on the menu this fall.

Journey to the Place Where the West Begins

The Old West comes to life during the world's only twice-daily cattle drive presented by the Fort Worth Herd at the Fort Worth Stockyards. Spectators watch as real Texas cowhands drive their herds every day at 11:30 am and 4:00 pm. Directly following the cattle drive on Saturdays and Sundays, stick around the Stockyards Station for live Legends of Texas weekend gunfight re-enactments.

Retail Therapy at Dallas’ Premier Indoor Shopping Centre

Named one of the “Seven Retail Wonders of the Modern World,” NorthPark Center offers an unparalleled luxury shopping experience and features a magnificent backdrop of art, architecture and landscaping. Boasting more than 200 stores and restaurants, it’s no wonder why this retail wonder is continually ranked as one of the top-performing shopping centres in the United States.

Plan a Spa Day at Four Seasons Spa and Salon

After exploring all that Dallas has to offer, head to the Four Seasons Spa and Salon to indulge in the latest seasonal spa treatments, carefully curated to provide ultimate relaxation and without compromising lasting results. To make an appointment, call 972 717 2555 or request a service online.

Turn up the Tunes at the Toyota Music Factory

The Toyota Music Factory is centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth in Las Colinas. It has become the music lover’s go-to destination for world-class entertainment. The state-of-the art venue houses more 20 restaurants and bars along with a hub of entertainment venues, including The Pavilion, the Texas Lottery Plaza and the Las Colinas Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. Between live music, festivals, movies and more, there is no shortage of fun at the Toyota Music Factory.

Wine and Unwind Over Happy Hour and Live Music on the Patio at OUTLAW Taproom

Sway to the tunes of live music by local musicians on the OUTLAW Taproom patio every weekend. Raise a glass to discounted pricing on wine, draft beers, Margaritas and Old Fashioned cocktails during Happy Hour, offered daily from 3:00 to 6:00 pm. Take the scenic route along TPC Four Seasons Las Colinas back to a Premier Villa and end the evening roasting s’mores and recounting the day’s adventures around the fire pit.