Dallas’ beloved Easter tradition Easter in Lee Park, hosted by the Lee Park and Arlington Hall Conservancy and the City of Dallas returns to the park on Sunday, April 16 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm. Real Housewife of Dallas’ LeeAnne Locken and Lifestyle Guru Steve Kemble will emcee the festivities.
Bring a picnic basket and blanket for an afternoon of festivities including the famed Lee Park Pooch Parade sponsored by Kroger, live music from The Gypsy Playboys and DJ Jen Miller, an Easter egg hunt, photos with the Easter Bunny and food trucks.
Well behaved, leashed pets are welcome (no retractable leashes please). Non-profit animal rescue organizations including the SPCA and Greyhound Adoption League of Texas amongst others will be on-site with adoptable pets.
At 2pm, the Lee Park Pooch Parade meanders down Turtle Creek Boulevard with winners selected by a panel of celebrity judges. Prizes will be awarded for Best in Show, Best Group, Most Creative and Best Easter Inspired Outfit. Registration for the Pooch Parade is $10. To sign up in advance, go to www.LeeParkConservancy.org.
“On behalf of the Lee Park and Arlington Hall Conservancy, we are beyond excited to again host Easter in Lee Park,” says Will Sale, board member and chair of the 2017 event. “The crowd at last years’ event proved that Dallas was ecstatic for the return of this beloved tradition.”
Easter in the Park is free and open to the public for all ages.
Lee Park and Arlington Hall Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) dedicated to the continued preservation, conservation, maintenance and further development of the public grounds. Lee Park is located at 3333 Turtle Creek Boulevard. For more information and to inquire about sponsorship opportunities, email [email protected] or call 214-446-4542.