Before you travel it’s important to have the information needed for a safe, fun and enriching vacation; including where to stay, what the weather is like and what’s happening during a specific time of year.

Maps

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Dallas/Fort Worth

Texas

Getting Around

Here is airport information for DFW International Airport as well as a list of car rental agencies to help you get around Dallas/Ft. Worth and beyond in a relaxing enjoyable manner.

 

DFW International Airport
3200 East Airfield Drive
DFW Airport, TX 75261
Main Number 972 973 8888
www.dfwairport.com

 

Car Rental Agencies
Advantage       800-777-5500     www.advantage.com
Budget            972-615-4400       www.budget.com
Dollar             866-434-2226       www.dollar.com
Enterprise       972-586-1100        www.enterprise.com
Thrifty             972-456-5980     www.thrifty.com

 

Car Rental Return
Start out going SOUTH on International Pkwy S/TX-97
Merge onto TX-183 East toward Irving/Dallas
Merge onto TX-161 North toward 161 Toll/President George Bush Turnpike
TX-161 North becomes President George Bush turnpike – Merge onto I-635
Take the Dallas North Tollway South Exit 22D, toward Dallas Pkwy
Take the exit toward Dallas Pkwy
Stay straight to go onto Lyndon B Johnson Fwy – I-635

When to Come

Weather

 

With a high in the mid 50s and lows in the 30s in the winter and highs in the 90s in the peak of the summer, Dallas/Ft. Worth is a perfect destination all year round.

 

 

Events Calendar

 

February 2019

 

1-3 Grand Prairie: Lunar New Year Festival – Asia Times Square, it’s a joyous time of festivals and cultural traditions that coincide with Asia Times Square’s mission statement: “Preserving Traditions, Promoting Cultures.” Experience 80 vendors, sales any shopper won’t want to miss, sweets, musical performances and more, 800-288-FUN or visitgrandprairietx.com

 

 

1-23 Cleburne: Newsies the Musical – Plaza Theatre Company, based on the 1992 Disney film, Newsies is the tale of newsboy Jack Kelly, who dreams of a better life far from the hardship of the streets. When Joseph Pulitzer raises distribution prices, Jack finds a cause to fight for and rallies his army of newsies to strike. Featuring lively music and energetic dances, 817-202-0600 or plaza-theatre.com

 

 

2 McKinney: The Farmers Market at Chestnut Square – Hunt St., local and organic meat, dairy, honey and produce vendors offer their wares, chestnutsquare.org

 

 

9 Lewisville: Texas Tunes Concert Series: Ray Wylie Hubbard – Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater (MCL Grand), whether or not you subscribe to the adage that the devil always has the best music, you can take it on faith that anytime he pops up for a cameo in a Ray Wylie Hubbard song, the results are gonna be pretty entertaining, 972-219-8446 or MCLGrand.com

 

 

9 McKinney: Murder Mystery – Chestnut Square Historic Village, a historic mansion, a 100 year old, unsolved murder, a flamboyant psychic, a bloody knife, and a couple of ghosts. Set on the beautiful grounds of Chestnut Square Historic Village, It’d be a crime to miss this dinner! Chestnutsquare.org

 

 

10 – 03/09/19 Denison: Main Street Motors for “Texoma Cars & Coffee” – Main Street, every 2nd Saturday of the month, coffee from CJ’s, friendship, and of course…great looking cars, denisontexas.us

 

 

10 – 04/28/19 Fort Worth: The Lure of Dresden: Bellotto at the Court of Saxony – Kimbell Art Museum, one of the greatest cities of 18th-century Europe, it is only now, following its near-total destruction in the Second World War, being rebuilt to its former glory with the aid of Bellotto’s pictorial legacy, 817-332-8451 or kimbellart.org

 

 

16 Fort Worth: Dwight Yoakam – Billy Bob’s Texas, he has recorded more than twenty albums and compilations, charted more than thirty singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, and sold more than 25 million records with five Billboard #1 albums, twelve gold albums, and nine platinum albums, including the triple-platinum This Time, billybobstexas.com

 

 

16 McKinney: The Farmers Market at Chestnut Square – Hunt St., local and organic meat, dairy, honey and produce vendors offer their wares, chestnutsquare.org

 

 

19-23 Fort Worth: Engineers Week – Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, discover how professional engineers turn ideas into reality and engage in some hands-on engineering challenges of your own. Imagine, design, test and improve your ideas while you collaborate with area engineers to experience the wonder of engineering, 817-255-9300 or fortworthmuseum.org

 

 

23 McKinney: Yesterday & Today Fashion Show – Chestnut Square Historic Village, a collection will be on display and modeled, featuring the Edwardian Period, showcasing costumes for all types of activities, Cynthia Elliott Boutique will feature this Spring’s fashions for corresponding activities so guests will see the impact of vintage fashions on today’s trends, from bonnets, bustles and bavolets and the role they play today, chestnutsquare.org

Where to Stay

Grand Hyatt DFW

Grand Hyatt DFW is integrated into DFW International Airport’s Terminal D and is accessible from all terminals via SkyLink or Terminal Link. This luxurious hotel offers elegantly appointed guest rooms featuring pillow-top Grand Beds and oversized bathrooms with freestanding showers and separate soaking tubs. Take advantage of our complimentary 24-hour fitness center, relax in the sparkling rooftop pool, schedule a soothing massage and tempt your taste buds with a globally inspired dining experience. Call us at 972-973-1234 or visit www.grandhyattdfw.com.

 

Best Western
The Lone Star state and Best Western hotels invite you stay awhile with us in Texas. Here you’ll find convenient, comfortable lodging locations all across this big state. So many in fact that you’ll likely to find a Best Western hotel wherever your travels take you. From Dallas to McAllen, El Paso to San Antonio, Austin to Odessa, Lubbock to Houston, and everywhere in between, we’ve got you covered for a great night’s sleep and big Texan hospitality. For great rates, specials, and to reserve your room, visit www.bestwesternTexas.com.