Community Tour No. 2

Wednesday, November 15

8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Community Tour No. 2

Location: Skybridge Registration (2nd Floor, Convention)

Community Tours
Community Engagement

Pre-registration is required.
Please visit the registration desk onsite (Skybridge Registration (2nd Floor, Convention) or email if you’re interested in attending. Space is limited.


Restorative Farms

Restorative Farms (RF) founded in 2017, is a catalyst for a professional urban farm and agrisystem situated in South Dallas Fair Park, one of the city of Dallas’ most underserved communities. As a sustainable, profitable, professionally run urban farm, Restorative Farm serves as an “agrisystem” that can be replicated, yielding locally grown, fresh produce.

During this site visit, attendees will partake in a tour of the farm grounds to learn how Restorative Farms fosters local employment opportunities, drives economic growth, and initiates a crucial restorative justice jobs program, benefiting the community at large. Participants will hear from community stakeholders and partners, including Frazier Revitalization and Restorative Farm Board Members Germaine Gaspard, Tara Conner, and Tyrone Day.

The 6th Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza chronicles the assassination and legacy of President Kennedy. Located in the historic Texas School Book Depository building, the Museum presents the social and political landscape of the early 1960s, chronicles President Kennedy’s assassination and its aftermath, reflects upon his lasting impact on our country and world, and connects the past to the present for students, families and visitors.

During this self-guided tour, participants can explore the museum’s collections that include more than 90,000 items related to the assassination of President Kennedy.


Bishop Arts District (lunch)

Located in the heart of North Oak Cliff, the Bishop Arts District is home to over 60 independent boutiques, restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and art galleries, making it one of Dallas’ most unique neighborhoods.

During this stop, attendees will have an opportunity to grab lunch, shop, and explore this vibrant neighborhood.

Dallas Arts District Foundation

Located in the northeast corner of downtown Dallas, the Dallas Arts District is the largest urban arts district in the nation, spanning 118 acres. This iconic neighborhood has more buildings designed by Pritzker award-winning architects than any location in the world. Guests will experience the architectural detail of the District as well as the institutions, individuals, and visionaries who are a part of this fascinating story.

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