TicketsFor 2021

General Admission

A General Admission ticket gives you access to the Art Fair NOVEMBER 11th - 14th 2021.

Patron Pass Plus

The all-new Patron Pass Plus is an all-access pass to Dallas Art Fair, The Eye Ball at The Joule, the Preview Benefit, and VIP events the week of the Fair. A limited 50 tickets are available for purchase with guaranteed admittance to the 2020 finale event, The Eye Ball presented by Headington Companies. Proceeds to benefit the Dallas Art Fair Foundation’s student education initiative. One pass admits one person. *If The Eye Ball, an outdoor lawn event is canceled due to inclement weather, Patron Pass Plus holders will receive a $100 refund per ticket. Tickets to The Eye Ball are non-transferable. 

Patron Pass

The Patron Pass is an all-access pass to the most exclusive events during the week of the Fair. The 2020 Patron Pass includes the Thursday morning Collector Preview, entry to the Preview Benefit, and an invitation to the 2020 finale event, The Eye Ball presented by Headington Companies, among other special VIP events. Access to The Eye Ball is subject to capacity and RSVP is required. Patron Pass includes entry for one and is non-transferable. The outdoor event is weather permitting.

Preview Benefit

The 2020 Preview Benefit marks the launch of the twelfth annual Dallas Art Fair on Thursday, April 15, 7-10 p.m. The Preview Benefit supports the Dallas Museum of Art, Nasher Sculpture Center and Dallas Contemporary, and offers art patrons and Dallas' top collectors the opportunity to preview and purchase exhibited works prior to the public opening of the fair. Ticket includes a 3-day pass to the Fair, April 16 - 18.

Thank you to our Preview Benefit Sponsors whose support of the 2019 Dallas Art Fair Preview Benefit underscores their commitment to the arts and the greater Dallas community.

  • Bowdon Family Foundation
  • Aimbridge Hospitality
  • The Beck Group
  • Leslie + Bill Cornog
  • Laura + Walter Elcock
  • Laree Hulshoff + Ben Fischer
  • Jackson Walker LLP
  • Jennifer + Tom Karol
  • Kessler Collins, PC
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Luxe Dental
  • Maddrey PLLC
  • Maple Mark Bank
  • Juliette + Mark Moussa
  • LeAnn + Bill Nabors
  • Diana + Geoff Newton
  • RenaissanceRe Ventures
  • Elise M. Saab
  • William K. Tomita/ArtToken, Inc.
  • Suntrust Robinson Humphrey
  • Thompson & Knight Foundation
  • Tootsies
  • Treeview Real Estate Advisors LP
  • Urban Paws, Inc.
  • Veritex Community Bank
  • Wm. Carr Salon
  • Piper + Michael S. Wyatt
  • Christopher T. Wyatt

Contact Marlene Sughrue for more information about becoming a Preview Benefit Ticket Sponsor.

Travel AndAccommodations


Turon Travel

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Dallas Love Field

Dallas Love Field (DAL) is a city-owned public airport 6 miles northwest of downtown Dallas, Texas. Dallas Love Field is the closest in proximity to the Dallas Art Fair.

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is the primary international airport serving the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex.


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The Joule

The Joule Hotel, named for the international unit of energy, is the stunning product of a revitalized 1920’s neo-gothic landmark Dallas building, three restored buildings of 1930’s vintage, and several new structures.

A visual masterpiece from award-winning designer Adam D. Tihany, the hotel creates a tasteful union of old world quality and contemporary design, while densely populated throughout by museum quality artwork from names including Tony Cragg, Tony Tasset, Andy Warhol and Richard Phillips.

In addition to spectacular multi-story penthouses and bespoke lobby experience, the property includes an impressive glass-fronted rooftop cantilevered pool, subterranean spa, rooftop terrace with glass pavilion, beautiful event spaces, first-class dining, vibrant cocktail destinations and one-of-a-kind shopping experiences.

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CBD Provisions

CBD Provisions is a modern Texas brasserie with a steakhouse alter ego located within The Joule. The restaurant celebrates the culinary traditions of Texas with a contemporary point of view and a passion for making things in-house using expert technique and superb ingredients.


Weekend is a third-wave coffee house you must visit. Located in the lobby of The Joule, Weekend provides an experiential environment pairing great coffee with a playful atmosphere. People say the biscuits are worth getting out of bed for.

Midnight Rambler

With a touch of dark glamour and old-school rock ’n’ roll, Midnight Rambler is a subterranean bar at The Joule offering neoclassic cocktails with bold and progressive interpretations.


Americano is a vibrant, casual Italian restaurant with a prime location on Main Street. The experience, full of whimsy, is an inviting atmosphere. Some of the menu features include hand-made pastas, neapolitan pizzas, and creative takes on classic Italian-American dishes.


Located atop the Forty Five Ten flagship store, Mirador is an approachable yet elegant restaurant serving modern American cuisine. Boasting floor-to-ceiling windows with expansive downtown views and wraparound terrace overlooking Tony Tasset’s iconic Eye sculpture - Mirador is perfect for a lingering lunch, dinner or cocktails in the adjacent lounge.


This Italian cafe offers a seasonal menu with freshly made semolina pastas, signature wood-fired pizzas, house-cured meats, small plates, cocktails and Italian wine. Located in the Design District, Sassetta is open daily for lunch and dinner, and brunch on weekends.


Design District gastropub Wheelhouse offers approachable lunch, dinner and brunch dishes with well-sourced ingredients along with craft cocktails and draught beer. Dine outside on a covered patio overlooking Daniel Arsham’s “Moving Figure” sculpture, or sit inside and enjoy an indoor-outdoor experience when the guillotine-style wall of floor-to-ceiling windows are raised.


In the heart of downtown Dallas, Commissary is a neighborhood deli, bakery, gelateria, and espresso bar - all in one. Located at the corner of Main Street and Field Street, the grab-and-go concept is housed in a five-story building wrapped in cool blue mosaic tiles created by artist Jorge Pardo.


An homage to Tex-Mex, Queso Beso celebrates the regional cuisine’s greatest hits in a playful, casual environment with indoor and outdoor seating options. Housed in a historic building downtown on Main Street across from The Joule overlooking the 30-foot-tall sculpture Eye, the bright and cheery two-story restaurant features margaritas, cocktails and a nice tequila list.


Valet parking is available at the corner of Ross and Akard during fair hours for $20.

Self parking options are also available throughout the Dallas Arts District.

Dallas Art Fair Parking information

ScheduleFor 2021

2021 Schedule of Events

Coming this fall.

Dallas Art Fair V.I.P Access


VIP credentials grant visitors access to a variety of exclusive programming including receptions and private collector tours.

Please complete the form below to request VIP access. Fields marked with * are required.