Family activities set for holiday

Photo courtesy of the Dallas Arboretum

President’s Day weekend at the Dallas Arboretum is full of fun activities for everyone. Children can participate in science and nature activities in the Ginsburg Plaza. Adults can enjoy complimentary beer samples on February 17 from noon to 3 p.m. at the Three Sisters Overlook in A Tasteful Place. Specials include $2 hot dogs, $2 root beer floats and $2 cherry pies at the Terrace Café. Live music performances take place from 2-4 p.m. on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn. In honor of President’s Day, active and retired military, along with first responders, receive free admission with valid ID. The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden is located at 8525 Garland Rd. in Dallas. — Krista Bruton