Weekend Buzz: 4.12 – 4.13

The metroplex has endless events and activities for you to fill your weekend with. We’ve put together a guide to help you navigate a weekend in Grand Prairie!

For more events and information, visit our event calendar.

Friday, April 12

Family Paint Night – Ripley’s Believe It or Not!
Bring the whole family out to Ripley’s for a night of painting and fun! Enjoy light snacks as you paint and your ticket gets you entrance into all five attractions! $25 per person and free for children 3 and under. Reserve your spot at ripleys.com/grandprairie.

Chris Tomlin – The Theatre at Grand Prairie
Catch Chris Tomlin with special guests, Tauren Wells, Pat Barrett, Nicole Serrano and Darren Whitehead at the Theatre at Grand Prairie. The doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m.

Circus Saurus – Traders Village (April 12-14)
New heights of imagination will be reached as the elusive unicorn prances through the center ring to delight children of all ages.  Dinosaurs will once again shake the ground we walk on as we travel back millions of years and have your heart captivated by our Majestic Asian Elephants! All this and more including shopping, carnival food and rides at America’s #1 Marketplace!

Saturday, April 13

Spring Gardening Day – Farmers Market 
Head out to Market Square for Spring Gardening day and enjoy a class about “Not your Usual” container gardening. Join the class and you could win a free herb plant! After the class shop around at local vendors selling fresh produce, sweet treats, crafts and more! The farmers market is open every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Double Dare Live! Presented by Nickelodeon– The Theatre at Grand Prairie
Double Dare Live! is coming to Grand Prairie and bringing all the action and excitement of Nickelodeon’s popular show to the stage! The doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m.

The Rush Tribute Project – Traders Village
Head out to Traders Village for a live three hour performance by The Rush Tribute Project. If you are a fan of the band Rush or classic rock you won’t want to miss this. This event will take place at 7 p.m. under the Big Red Patio!

Other Activities

Asia Times Square
Asia Time Square is a hub for eastern goods, services, flavors and festivals.  One of the cultural center’s highlights is the joyful atmosphere and cozy get-together of the Flower Festival held every Lunar New Year.  Asia Time Square is home to one of the largest Asian grocery stores in the Dallas Fort Worth metropolitan area, Hong Kong Market.

Grand Prairie Premium Outlets
rand Prairie Premium Outlets features more than 100 stores with savings of 25% to 65%. Stores include Bloomingdale’s Outlet, DKNY, Joe’s Jeans, Michael Kors, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Tommy Bahama, Under Armour, Coach and more.

Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark
This indoor waterpark with a retractable roof will have something for every member of your family. Eleven waterslides are featured on the waterpark’s slide tower, and three of these slides are ‘first of their kind’ within the waterpark industry. An outdoor wave pool will be sure to excite, as well as birthday parties, private rentals and events, which will be held year-round.

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