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Enhance your Dallas Arts District getaway by joining us for exclusive special events at HALL Arts Hotel and Ellie’s Restaurant & Lounge, where we curate art, craft exquisite cuisine and cocktails, and create unique experiences for our guests and visitors.  Learn more about our expanding calendar of events and RSVP on applicable links.


Watercolor & Wine

Join local Dallas Artist, Brie Milam, on Ellie’s Terrace to learn the art of watercolor with a glass of wine in hand. This workshop teaches watercolor techniques so you can create an original masterpiece. Each ticket includes complimentary wine and light bites, paint supplies needed, and valet parking.

Dates Available: Thursday, October 13 & 20, 2022
Time:  6:30 – 8:30pm
Location: Ellie’s Restaurant & Lounge
$50 per person, tickets subject to availability

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Howl-o-ween Yappy Hour

Grab your four-legged friends and come join us for our HOWL-O-WEEN Yappy Hour & Canine Costume Contest!

Head to Ellie’s terrace on October 27th from 6-8 PM to indulge in our new fall menu & specialty spooky cocktails! Bring your dog dressed in their best Halloween costume for a chance to win a hotel staycation or gift card to Ellie’s! The canine costume contest will be at 7 PM!

Dates Available: Thursday, October 27, 2022
Time:  6:00 pm – 8:00pm
Location: Ellie’s Terrace

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Join us for an exclusive guest-only art tour of HALL Arts Hotel! Our own Experience Curator will guide you through our privately curated art collection, to conclude with a special HALL Wines tasting in Ellie’s Restaurant & Lounge.

Dates Available: Every Thursday, Friday & Saturday
Time:  4:30pm – 5:30pm
Location: Lobby

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Sunday Jazz Brunch

Join us for Jazz Brunch every Sunday at Ellie’s to enjoy the finest menu creations paired with smooth, jazzy music for an elevated experience.

Dates Available: Every Sunday
Time: Reservations available from 11:00am – 2:30pm
Location: Ellie’s Restaurant & Lounge
Price: Complimentary with Brunch reservation

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Happy Hour

Join us for Happy Hour every Monday through Friday from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at Ellie’s for 50% off select wines by the glass, beer, and highball cocktails, along with exclusive pricing on shareables.

Dates Available: Every Monday through Friday
Time:  4:00pm – 6:00pm
Location: Ellie’s Restaurant & Lounge

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Wine Down Wednesday

Join us for Wine Down Wednesday from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at Ellie’s to enjoy any bottle of wine for 50% off to pair with award-winning cuisine for the perfect mid-week celebration.

Dates Available: Every Wednesday
Time:  5:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Ellie’s Restaurant & Lounge

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Enjoy the Pre-show Prix Fixe at Ellie’s for a three-course dinner from seasonal creative selections before the latest performance in the Dallas Arts District.

Dates Available: Every night a show is offered in the Dallas Arts District
Time:  Dinner Service
Location: Ellie’s Restaurant & Lounge

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HALL Arts Hotel


Experience Candlelight, a live, multi-sensory musical under the gentle glow of candlelight. Get your tickets now to discover a variety of themed shows in the heart of the Dallas Arts District.

Dates Available:

11/20: The Best of Hans Zimmer

11/22: Featuring Vivaldi’s Four Seasons & More

11/25: A Tribute to Beyonce

12/23: Holiday Special featuring “The Nutcracker” and More

Time: 6:30pm & 8:30pm shows, tickets subject to availability
Location: Grand HALL

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