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Step Outside, Please!

by dhovantzi | Modern Luxury Dallas magazine | May 15, 2012

Quick, before it gets too hot to be outside—five outdoor jaunts to enjoy this May.




1. Belmont Hotel
The view at the bar is still the one to beat. And we don’t mean the patrons. The popular “Barefoot” poolside summer concert series is back on May 10 and May 31. 901 Fort Worth Ave.,

2. Dallas Farmers Market
Snack on local delicacies at Shed 1 and shop for the week from local farmers in Shed 2. 1010 S. Pearl Expressway,

3. Dallas Arboretum

Be the first to catch the start of a 6-month installation of glass artist Dale Chihuly’s sculptures. 8525 Garland Road,

4. Pyramid Restaurant & Bar
Dine in the chef’s garden at The Fairmont Dallas, with seasonal specialties by Executive Chef Andre Natera and wine pairings by sommelier Hunter Hammett. 1717 N. Akard St.,

5. Garden Café
Start the morning amid seasonal produce and watch the chefs harvest their own herbs and veggies at this charming East Dallas spot. 5310 Junius St.,