Dallas Arboretum Presents Veterans Day Weekend Activities

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Date and Time: November 9-11, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Price: November 9-27, General Daytime Admission is $12. All active duty and retired military personnel receive complimentary general garden admission all weekend (with valid military ID).

Location: Main Garden, Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Road Dallas, TX 75218

Description: Bring a blanket, lawn chair, picnic basket and beverage of choice to enjoy the fall weather and live music all weekend long among the breathtaking fall floral displays. Complimentary beer samples are available on November 9 & 10, provided by Denton County Brewing Co. and from Tupps Brewing on November 11.

Live Music on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn:

November 9, 2-3 p.m.: 323D Army Band “Ft. Sam’s Own”, Biohazard Brass Band

Enjoy a special jazz and brass live musical performance by 323D Army Band.

November 10, 2-4 p.m.: Texas Clearwater Revival Band

Take in the sounds of the 60s and 70s Rock ‘n’ Roll on the concert lawn, with Credence Clearwater Revival cover band—Texas Clearwater Revival.

November 11, 2-4 p.m.: 323d Army Band “Ft. Sam’s Own”, Concert Band

While picnicking on the lawn, enjoy another stellar live musical performance from the 323d Army Bands’ full concert band.

A Tasteful Place: Chef-tastic Cooking Series: Kalachandji’s, November 9, 11 a.m.-Noon, Free with paid admission. Join Chef Manjuali Devi of top vegetarian restaurant, Kalachandji’s, as she prepares a flavorful dish loaded with fall spices. Samples provided. Chef-tastic Cooking Series: The Jelly Queens, November 10, 11 a.m.-Noon, Free with paid admission. The 20-time award winning Jelly Queen wants to share her famous recipe for the fastest, most delicious Cranberry Cake filled with Texas pecans. Samples available after the demonstration.

Submitted by Dallas Arboretum. Email: kmettee@dallasarboretum.org Website: http://www.dallasarboretum.org