Ah, summer in Dallas. It’s most likely a balmy 100 degrees, and you’re dreaming of a vacation somewhere that’s not hot enough to fry an egg on the sidewalk. But you don’t have to summer out of state to enjoy the season. Dallas is actually a great place to be once the dog days roll around—you just have to know what to do and where to go. So grab your friends, your significant other, or the kiddos and try one of these foolproof staycation itineraries for a 24-hour midsummer escape, right here in town. Don’t want to leave the house? No problem. We tell you how to re-create the experience right at home.