The Grande Amanti statuary amidst the tulips in the Jonsson Color Garden at the Dallas Arboretum.
One of the most romantic places in Dallas now offers a delectable dining experience on the most loved holidays of the year. The Dallas Arboretum announces “Romance at the Arboretum,” an elegant candlelight dinner, on Friday, February 14 at the historic DeGolyer Estate Mansion at the garden. The evening begins with champagne, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at 6:30 p.m., followed by a music performance from the Southern Methodist University’s woodwind quintet in the DeGolyer Library. At 8:00 p.m., guests can enjoy a candlelight dinner that includes roasted pheasant with Madeira sauce finished off with bittersweet chocolate torte. Proceeds from the dinner benefit the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden programs.
Space for this intimate and elegant music and dining experience is limited. Valet parking is included, and cocktail attire is requested. For those interested in attending, tickets for this cocktail attire event are $250 per person for Participant seating, and $350 for Patron level seating. A Valentine Angel Table is available for $10,000 that offers seating at the DeGolyer Dining Room Table, exquisite settings, a private musician, and exceptional service for up to 10 people. For more information or to make a reservation, contact Tiffany Geib at 214-515-6518 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Dallas Arboretum
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens is located on the southeastern shore of White Rock Lake at 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218. The Dallas Arboretum is also the home of the internationally acclaimed Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden. The Arboretum is open daily from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. General admission is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors 65 and older, $10 for children 3-12 and free for Arboretum members and children two and under. There is an additional cost of $3 per person for entrance into the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden. On-site parking is $10. The Dallas Morning News is the principal partner of the Dallas Arboretum. The Arboretum is supported, in part, by funds from the Dallas Park and Recreation Department. WFAA is an official media sponsor for the Dallas Arboretum.