“Dallas: Big things happen here.” Big things, like finding your next dream home. Which shouldn’t be too hard, as Dallas is rife with excellent places to live and exciting things to do. There is a little something for everyone in this big Texas city. Six local professional sports teams, including the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers, give sports fans lots to cheer about. As home to the frozen margarita and a plethora of delicious tex-mex, foodies can gorge to their heart’s delight. Whether you’re looking to enjoy live music in the entertainment district of Deep Ellum or delight in the upscale shopping of Preston Hollow, Dallas is a great city to call home.
No longer is Downtown Dallas quiet and empty in the after-work hours; the neighborhood is growing into a happening live and work scene. Whether you are snacking on some delicious treats from the food trucks at Klyde Warren Park or enjoying the visual stimulation of the 19 block art district, Downtown has tons to do, see, eat and drink.
If you want your pick of restaurants, cocktails, bars, and brunches, Uptown is the place for you. McKinney Avenue is where most of the action centers around as the street is lined with eateries and chic boutiques. If you are looking for a more active experience, Uptown’s Katy Trail is great for cycling or jogging. Plus there are plenty of places along the trail to stop for a quick bite or post workout beverage.
If chic living is your thing, then Preston Hollow is the place for you. Take a drive down Strait Lane to view some of Dallas’s most upscale mansions with perfectly manicured lawns. Reside here so that your children can take advantage of some of the best schools in the city. Shop and dine here at The Plaza at Preston Center, which offers everything from Sprinkles cupcakes to trendy boutiques.
Welcome to the epicenter for live music and nightlife in Dallas. Deep Ellum hosts a variety of music venues, from piano bars to patio stages, from nightclubs to theaters. Complimenting the music is a vibrant art scene, with more than 40 street murals lining the streets in this neighborhood. Casual eating options abound in Deep Ellum as well, so whether you’re looking for a bite before a show or want to wander out of your apartment for brunch, there are numerous options to choose from.