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The Owner of Porch Pumpkins Looks Back at a Successful Second Season

This fall, Heather Torres and her crew decorated hundreds of homes in Dallas and Houston, plus a handful of commercial properties. Take a look at her autumnal designs here.

Don’t Toss Your Pumpkins After Halloween–These Dallas Orgs Can Use Them

Keep your gourds out of the garbage by donating them to a local animal rescue (pigs will snack on them!) or to nonprofits that can use them for compost.
By Peyton Webb
The 2020 Pumpkin Village at the Dallas Arboretum.

Autumn at the Arboretum Comes Alive This Weekend

The buzzy fall festival returns for its 16th year with a Bugtopia theme. Expect cooking classes, horticulture demos, petting zoos, and, of course, the iconic Pumpkin Village.

This Dallas Mom’s ‘Porch Pumpkins’ Design Company Has Spruced Up Over 250 Homes This Season

When Heather Torres installs an artfully stacked gourd display, it's like having the Dallas Arboretum at your doorstep.
Visual Arts

Yayoi Kusama’s Mirror Pumpkins Exhibit Gets a Few More Months At DMA

It keeps going, and going, past the artist's 89th birthday next month.
By Lyndsay Knecht