Dallas is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city’s prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas Fort worth Arlington metropolitan area.
There are numerous hotel and bars which attract the attention of visitors.
The most famous event held in Dallas is the State Fair of Texas, which has been held annually at Fair Park since 1886. The fair is a massive event, bringing in an estimated $350 million to the city’s economy annually. The Red River Shootout, which pits the University of Texas at Austin against The University of Oklahoma at the Cotton Bowl also brings significant crowds to the city. The city also hosts the State Fair Classic and Heart of Dallas Bowl at the Cotton Bowl. These events are worth enjoying for.
Other well-known festivals in the area include several Cinco de Mayo celebrations hosted by the city’s large Mexican American population, and Saint Patrick’s Day parade along Lower Greenville Avenue, Juneteenth festivities, Taste of Dallas, the Deep Ellum Arts Festival, the Greek Food Festival of Dallas, the annual Halloween event “The Wake” featuring lots of local art and music, and two annual events on Halloween include; a Halloween parade on Cedar Springs Road and a “Zombie Walk” held in Downtown Dallas in the Arts District.
The Dallas Museum of Art is another place that one must visit while there stay at Dallas. It is a major art museum located in the Arts District of downtown Dallas, Texas, along Woodall Rodgers Freeway between St. Paul and Harwood. The museum collection is made up of more than 24,000 objects, dating from the third millennium BC to the present day. It is also defined by its dynamic exhibition policy and award-winning educational programs.
There are some lovely places to enjoy gardens such as the Dallas arboretum and Ft Worth botanical gardens. There are also various parks and some lakes which you may like. Pioneer Plaza is a large public park located in the Convention Center District of downtown Dallas, Texas. It contains a large sculpture and is a greatly visited tourist site. Adjacent to the plaza is the Pioneer Park Cemetery which features the Confederate War Memorial. Together, it is the biggest communal open space in the Dallas central business district.
Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge another best thing in Dallas which gives best view to the visitors. The gleaming, unearthly optics of this newly-opened bridge 56 central cables is best viewed driving the vehicle-only link between Dallas’ wealthy downtown and rising neighborhoods, but the structure, designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava’s creation amazes even when viewed from far and wide.