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

For your convenience, we’ve provided down-loadable maps to help plan out your vacation and trace out your adventure.

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

 

August 2019

 

1 Cleburne: Downtown Divas & Dudes Present Sip, Shop & Stroll – Historic Downtown, every 1st Thursday of the month Downtown Diva’s sip, shop & stroll, merchants will open their doors from 5pm to 8pm, special promotions, refreshments & diva delights for your shopping pleasure, 817-645-2455 or VisitCleburne.com

 

1 Waco: Stars Over Texas Jamboree: Legends of Country – Lee Lockwood Library & Museum, a monthly family style musical jamboree, country, oldies, gospel and bluegrass music are featured, Wacoheartoftexas.com

 

2 Waco: First Friday – Downtown Waco, on the First Friday of every month, businesses in downtown Waco join together to offer specials, extended hours, live music and much more, Wacoheartoftexas.com

 

2-31: Real Bulls, Not Steel Bulls – Billy Bob’ s Texas, every Friday and Saturday nights, the real bull riding inside the facility separated Billy Bob’s from any other club in the world, BillyBobsTexas.com

 

3-31 Grand Prairie: Farmers Market – Main Street, every Saturday Farmers Market offers different events, food, treats and fun, VisitGrandPrairietx.com

 

3-31 McKinney: Farmers Market – Chestnut Square, every Saturday, fresh fruits & vegetables, live plants, baked goods, artisan crafts, free ranged meats, pony rides, entertainment and more, 972-562-8790 or ChestnutSquare.org

 

3-31 Waco: Waco Downtown Farmers Market – Waco Downtown Farmer’s Market, a variety of vendors featuring the best local agricultural producers and artisan vendors within 150-miles of Waco, Wacoheartoftexas.com

 

9 Palestine: Wines in the Pines – Texas State Railroad, wine, chocolate, and romance… makes a perfect evening! These adult-only evening excursions offer the merriment of wine and chocolate under the ambience of a Texas skyscape, TexasStateRailRoad.net

 

10 Palestine: Dogwood Jamboree “The Golden Age Of Country” – Loop Palestine, Branson Style Music Show filled with family fun, laughter and great classic country music from some of the best artist anywhere, VisitPalestine.com

 

24 Waco: 24th Annual Margarita & Salsa Festival – Extraco Events Center, the biggest, coolest, hottest party of the summer, proceeds benefit the Scholarship Program at the Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo, one of the larger music events on the Waco calendar, Wacoheartoftexas.com

 

31 Fort Worth: Los Lonely Boys with Del Castillo – Billy Bob’s Texas, lots of musicians compare their careers to roller-coaster rides, this group has had plenty of close-your-eyes-and-hang-on moments in their 14 years, BillyBobsTexas.com

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.