Lush Green Parks
Lace up your hiking boots or athletic shoes and head for one of the many parks found in Farmers Branch. Mile after mile of winding paths are there for biking, running, hiking, or just talking a walk. Many parks here also have picnic shelters, playgrounds, and places to play baseball or tennis. Spending an afternoon here is a great way to meet people and make new friends. Join a game if you love sports, or just find someone to hike trails with. When you need some time to unwind with a book or just soak up some sun, parks are the perfect place.
Front Row Center
The sights and sounds of memorable performances await you at the local community playhouse. Catch a delightful mix of classic and modern performances that are affordably priced and family friendly. There is a steady schedule of plays and musicals to suit every taste. For the best in visual arts, trek into nearby Dallas. Many renowned galleries are there with exhibits in paintings, sculptures, pottery, and many other mediums. There is always a fresh feast for your eyes at the galleries because they have new displays frequently. Whether it is your first time visiting or the 50th, there will be much to enjoy.
How Sweet It is
Confection lovers, rejoice: Farmers Branch and neighboring Dallas have more bakeries than you can imagine. Cakes, pies, cupcakes, and pastries line the long rows of the bright glass displays at Jerry's Donuts and Mozart Bakery. Of course, you also need nutritious and appetizing food, and there is an ample selection of that as well. Gourmet-baked potatoes and flame-grilled burgers are specialties at Bo's Spuds & Burgers. There are gluten free and vegetarian restaurant offerings at the Four Corners Cafe, so take your appetite and go get some good eats. Being Texas, there are also a number of barbeque restaurants as well.