Vogel Alcove


Day 1 Dallas

Fireworks, Food & Fun @ Fair Park

Day 1 Dallas is a FREE event designed to bring together children and families on New Year’s Day. Hosted by Vogel Alcove, the event features entertainment, food vendors and a variety of children’s activities, culminating in a spectacular firework show.

  • Day 1 Dallas – Fair Park, TX – Centennial Building
  • January 1, 2019
  • Doors open at 3pm, Fireworks launch at 7pm.
  • FREE ADMISSION – Fun for all ages!

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 In 2017, more than 12,000 children and families came to Fair Park on January 1, 2017, to celebrate the New Year.

Come Out and Play on New Year’s Day! This event is FREE for all children and families so that you can start the year off right as a family.

  • Scale a Rock Wall​
  • Marvel at Magic Shows
  • Learn with STEM Activities
  • Play in Bounce Houses
  • Enjoy Live Music
  • Create Fun Arts & Crafts
  • Experience Games & Activities
  • Watch the Best Firework Show in Dallas
  • And So Much More!


Make plans to join us on January 1, 2018! Gates open at 3:00 p.m. | Fireworks at 7:00 p.m.

Volunteers are vital to our organization. If you’d like to learn more about volunteering for Day 1 Dallas, or other opportunities within Vogel Alcove. Click below for more information.

Day 1 Dallas Sponsor Information

Day 1 Dallas will provide your organization with excellent brand visibility targeted to one of the most desired demographic groups: families with young children. Pre-event publicity will include online, print and digital advertising, social media messaging and broadcast media (through our partnership with WFAA Channel 8). On-site promotions will create thousands of impressions and generate goodwill toward your organization.

For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Greg Brinkley, Chief Development Officer, Vogel Alcove at 214-368-8686 or gbrinkley@vogelalcove.org.

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Thanks to our generous sponsors, all Day 1 Dallas activities are FREE! 

Frequently Asked Questions

Day 1 Dallas is presented by Vogel Alcove, a nonprofit organization that helps children recover from the traumatic effects of homelessness. Proceeds from the event benefit Vogel Alcove and its mission.

We will promote Day 1 Dallas through a robust paid media campaign that includes online, print and digital advertising, social and broadcast media (through our partnership with WFAA-TV). Audience impressions are expected to exceed 50 million.

Contact Greg Brinkley at gbrinkley@vogelalcove.org to learn about sponsorships.