Wanting a fun-filled Spring Break without the hassle of a long journey out of the Metroplex? Look no further than Grand Prairie! Located in the heart of DFW, Grand Prairie is packed full of epic sites and bites sure to keep the whole family satisfied.
Epic Waters is Grand Prairie’s brand new 80,000 sq. ft. indoor waterpark featuring eleven epic waterslides, including the nation’s tallest indoor Aqualoop, the Lassoloop! For those seeking a little less adventure and a little more relaxation, the park also features the Rio Grand, Texas’ longest indoor lazy river, and an aquatic fort appropriate for all ages. For a full list of slides and attractions, visit epicwatersgp.com.
Travel beyond the realm of reality without ever leaving the Metroplex with Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Experience one-of-a-kind attractions sure to amaze the whole family, including Ripley’s famous Odditorium, a state-of-the art 7D Moving Theater, an enchanted Mirror Maze, the thrilling LaseRace, the sugar-filled Candy Factor and the star-studded Louis Tussaud’s Palace of Wax. Visit ripleys.com/grandprairie/ for more information.
Looking to fill your closet with fresh spring looks after a long, cold winter? Head to Grand Prairie Premium Outlets this spring break to find a variety of retailers offering the looks you and your family long for at prices 25% to 65% off retail. Visit online for a full list of stores, products and brands featured at Grand Prairie Premium Outlets.
For delicious barbeque sure to satisfy even the sauciest customer, head on over to Gordo’s BBQ and Grill, located on W. Main St. in downtown Grand Prairie. Rated over four stars on Yelp, Gordo’s features all the Texas barbeque classics your family craves including ribs, chopped beef, sausage and ham. For those looking to wind down after too much Spring Break fun, Gordo’s also hosts a daily happy hour from 3-7 p.m. featuring $2 drafts, $5 margaritas and much more. Check out the full menu at gordosbbqgrill.com.
Mixed up Burgers takes the American classic and mixes in the perfect amount of fun to create flavorful combinations you’ve got to taste to believe. From the Love Burger that’s served on a toasted glazed donut to March’s Burger of the Month, the Chicken Tender Deluxe that features two golden fried chicken tenders covered in creamy peppered gravy, topped with cream-style corn nuggets and served on thick Texas toast, Mixed up Burgers offers a mouthwatering burger experience unlike any other. Visit mixedupburgers.com to see all the epic eats, like the Italian MUBbuster shown below, that await you at Mixed up Burgers, located right off State Highway 360
If you’re wanting to travel south of the border this Spring Break, Dallas Tamales Café will take you there. Rated over four stars on Yelp, this family-owned hidden gem offers authentic made-from-scratch Mexican cuisine. From fresh tamales to breakfast tacos to hearty menudo (pictured below), spice up your spring break with a trip to Dallas Tamales Café.
For more fun sites to visit check more of our attractions online at visitgrandprairietx.com!