Arts District Garden Party

Indulge your senses: Eat, drink and be merry for art’s sake! Palates and palettes collide for a mega happy hour that’s cool, casual, and well-curated. Everyone—from food and wine lovers, to social butterflies, downtown business professionals, and arts aficionados—loves a happy hour, and here the happy hour-ing soars to the nth degree. The mood is casual; the food and wine tastings are on point; and art, live performances, and music elevate this event to an evening destination in the Dallas Arts District.

One of 2015’s most popular Savor Dallas events, the event previously known as the Arts District Wine Stroll has become the much improved Arts District Garden Party, with a spacious footprint and centralized layout. Walk less, stand in fewer lines and enjoy more delicious tastings…What more could you ask for?


Kick-off a fabulous week of Savor Dallas festivities with a pairing of exceptional events…Combine the Arts District Garden Party with our exciting new Sweet Heat after-party in the Nasher Sculpture Garden under the stars for a spectacular evening in the Dallas Arts District for only $20 dollars more than the cost of tickets to the Arts District Garden Party!


Date: Thursdsay, April 7, 2016
Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm
Price: $50
Venue: AT&T Performing Arts Center


Address: 2403 Flora St 500, Dallas, TX 75201

Where Do I Park / Valet / Dropoff?

Surface lots, street parking & garage parking are available. The Lexus Red parking garage on-site at the AT&T Performing Arts Center costs $15.00 per car. Surface lots in the surrounding area vary in price, starting at $5. There will be no VIP parking or valet at this event.

Can I have Uber or a cab drop me off close to the entrance?

Yes, the Uber dropoff area is conveniently located adjacent to the entrance.

Where is the entrance to the event?

Enter from Flora St near the main entrance to AT&T Performing Arts Center.

What Should I Bring With Me?

Print the ticket(s) attached to your order confirmation and bring them to the entrance with your ID. If you aren’t able to print your ticket, we can try to scan it on your phone, or we can print your ticket at the Box Office.

Where is the Box Office / Will Call located?

Near the main entrance to the AT&T Performing Arts Center, next to the Prekindle tent.

What Should I Wear?

There is no official dress code, but most of our guests will be coming from the office, or dressed for a casual cocktail party.

What Happens If It Rains?

We’ll move the event indoors at AT&T Performing Arts Center, but the weather looks beautiful!

Can I come and go? Is re-entry allowed?

Typically no. We can make small exceptions for the right reasons, but it is a liability to allow people to come and go from an event where alcohol is served.

Are samples included in the price of admission?

Yes! 100% of all samples are included in the price of admission!

Is there any limit to how many samples I can get?

There is no limit to how many samples you can enjoy (so long as you drink responsibly).

How much wine or spirits is poured in each sample?

Wine samples are approximately 2 oz each and spirits sample are typically 1 oz, with mixed cocktails varying between 2 oz and 4 oz depending on alcohol content. It’s just enough to get a good impression of the flavor of the wine, or spirit, you’re sampling.

Can I buy wine (or spirits) at the festival?

We will provide you with an order form for the wines featured at Arts District Garden Party and, if you find something you like, you can place an order on-site with our presenting sponsor, Goody Goody, and pick up your purchase in the Goody Goody location of your choice.

Are there full drinks available for sale?

No, sorry, Texas law prohibits the sale of alcohol during tasting events. However, you can very easily drink your fill on the unlimited samples!

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