Live Like a Local
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Staff Picks for Things to Do in Dallas

Getting off the beaten path and discovering hidden gems is one of the wonders of travel. But how do you find those special places? Ask a local. Hotel Lumen helps you make the most of your Dallas stay by sharing our staff's favorite picks and insider tips.

We asked our intrepid staff: If you had only two days in Dallas, what would you do? Take a peek, have some fun and Live Like a Local.

Randy Elmore

Randy Elmore

General Manager

  • Whole Foods Juice Bar. Get the healthiest and freshest foods in town!

  • White Rock- Run the Rock. Start training now and set your calendar to register on June 1!

Retail therapy
Kathy Mannion

Kathy Mannion

Sales Manager

  • Mockingbird Station - Francesca's, Urban Outfitters and even West Elm!

  • The Blue Jeans Bar - jean-tenders are available to help you find the perfect pair for you!

Charles Sanford

Charles Sanford

Chief Engineer

  • Stop by Dave and Busters: A great place for a quick lunch or to spend the afternoon eating and playing games.

  • Speed Zone where you can take the family for a fast, adventurous fun filled day.

Rachel Clanton

Rachel Clanton

Front Desk Supervisor

  • For the best sushi in town check out Shinsei Pan-Asian Kitchen

  • The Commissary - The Magic Burger on the toasted English muffin is out of this world especially when you accompany it with the onion rings.

One of a kind
Daniel de la Corte

Daniel de la Corte

Conference Service Manager

  • Take a relaxing walk around SMU campus to see many historical buildings, museums and beautiful sights.

  • The Texas State Fair the largest state fair in the United States it also is the host of one of the largest collections of Stationary Art Deco.

For more information about any of these suggestions and additional favorites, contact Hotel Lumen's concierge at (214) 219-2400.

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