Get ready weekend warriors! You’re not going to want to miss all the fun things to do in Grand Prairie! Let’s start with the many great events we have this Labor Day weekend.
Friday, August 31
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Painting at the Palace
Start the long weekend off with a wizarding night of magic at Ripley’s! Enjoy a cocktail hour where you can try their Wizard’s Brew, sip ‘n paint magic-themed painting and entrance to all attractions and discounts on wax hands. Ticket info: http://bit.ly/2LDMWw2
Saturday, September 1
Lobster Boil at Traders Village
Come out and experience the taste of fresh whole boiled lobster, listen to the music of HelluvaNote band and much more!
National Tailgating Day at Farmers Market
Come celebrate the start of football season at the Farmers Market! Try your luck in the cornhole competition and wear your favorite team colors for a special prize!
Movies on the Beach at Loyd Park
Grab your popcorn and lawn chairs and enjoy Despicable Me 3 on the beach! The cost entrance to the park is only $10 a vehicle and you can purchase drinks and concessions at the Camp Store.
Sunday, September 2
Lobster Boil at Traders Village
Day two of fresh whole boiled lobster, HelluvaNote band, carnival rides, shopping and more!
Texas AirHogs v. Cleburne Railroaders
Game two of three for the AirHogs as they finish up their season on labor day! Enjoy your Sunday Funday at the ballpark. Game time is 6:05 and you can purchase tickets here, or get them at the gate!
Other Labor Day Fun Activities
Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark
This one-of-a-kind indoor waterpark with a retractable roof includes an arcade, party rooms, and fun for all ages. Epic Waters features slides and attractions never before seen, such as the longest lazy river in Texas, the tallest indoor Aqualoop in the United States and Texas’ first double Flow Rider Surfing Machine.
Loyd Park on Joe Pool Lake
Loyd Park features campsites, cabins, a hiking trail, Walnut Creek Paddling Trail, off-road bicycle trails and equestrian trails, beach, playground, boat docks, softball field and fishing dock. Everything you need for a great time on the lake!
Lynn Creek Park on Joe Pool Lake
Lynn Creek Park is a day park with boat ramps, group picnic sites, beaches, volleyball, playground, restrooms, full-service marina, natural surface trails, and a driving range on Joe Pool Lake. Enjoy all day at the lake and stop by the floating Oasis Restaurant for a yummy dinner with some great lake views!
Lynn Creek Marina
The full-service marina offers party barge rental, fishing guide services, boat towing service and sunset cruises. You can also rent kayaks, canoes, paddle board and much more for fun on Joe Pool Lake!
Action Park GP
Experience an ultra first class competitive skate park for in-line skating, biking and skateboarding. This outdoor skate park includes an advanced outdoor course, intermediate/advanced covered course and beginners course. The parks also have a full-service skate shop on site with skateboards, shoes and clothing.
No bike? No worries! Rent a BMX bike at Action Park!
Grand Prairie Outlet Mall
Summer’s last hoorah! The Premium Outlets are having a Labor Day clearance event. Check out their 110 stores with discounts already 25% to 65% off.