Area Activities

The Alista is centrally located in the heart of Lake Highlands, directly off of 635 & Forest Lane. Within minutes from North Central Expressway and just a few exits from Addison, You'll love living so close to everything.

White Rock Lake Park
Distance: 3.2 Miles

White Rock Lake is a unique, 1,015 acre city lake, which offers a wide variety of outdoor activities, including: 9 miles of running, biking, and walking trails as well as excellent fishing, sailing and various picnic and leisure activities. Also, the world famous Dallas Arboretum sits on the banks of the lake.

Dallas Arboretum

The Arboretum is home to seasonal outdoor festivals, concerts, art shows and more. Throughout the year, guests enjoy both indoor and outdoor dining in either Restaurant DeGolyer in our historic DeGolyer House or on the Lula Mae Slaughter Dining Terrace overlooking downtown Dallas.

Addison Circle Park

Beautiful Park located in the heart of Addison.

Galleria Mall

One of the largest malls located in the heart of Addison, over 3 levels of stores surround a beautiful Ice Skating rink. Nice dining, boutique stores and a collection of unique shopping opportunities make the Dallas Galleria a must.

Lake Highlands Town Center

Soon to be completed mixed use shopping complex including a Trader Joes, Picassos Pizza, Mi Cocina & various other shops are coming to Lake Highlands.

The Store in Lake Highland

Boutique shopping in East Dallas has never been like this! Come to The Store in Lake Highlands for your clothing, fashion accessory and gift needs. Let our personal shopping assistants provide you with service you can appreciate.

Richardson ISD

Award winning Richland ISD

Richland College

For more than 39 years, Richland College of the Dallas County Community College District has focused on teaching, learning and community building. In recognition of these efforts, the White House and the Dept. of Commerce named Richland a 2005 recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the only community college to have received this award.