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Grand Prairie, Texas
Grand Prairie, Texas

Home of several popular tourist attractions, Grand Prairie, Texas is located in the center of the Metroplex with something for everyone: horse racing, shopping, outdoor recreation, museums, live performance hall, and a variety of restaurants.

Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie
Live Horse Racing at Lone Star Park

Joe Pool Lake
Outdoor recreation at Joe Pool Lake

Enjoy World Class Horse Racing at Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, home of the 2004 Breeders's Cup World Thoroughbred Championship; Traders Village, a Texas-size flea market, attracts more than 3 million people to the city each year. Ripley's Believe It or Not! and The Palace of Wax bring visitors face to face with characters from history, religion, the Wild West, Hollywood and fantasy. Experience extreme in-line skating, skateboarding, biking and in-line hockey at GPX Skate Park and Entertainment Center. Nokia Theatre at Grand Prairie offers the best features of today's performing arts centers, sports arenas and live entertainment theaters.

Grand Prairie, Texas offers many exciting dining experiences. Everything from a landmark 50's Drive-In Restaurant to a scenic floating restaurant on Joe Pool Lake. For more information about Grand Prairie restaurants, contact the Grand Prairie Tourist Information Center.

Many unique shopping opportunities can be discovered in Grand Prairie. Traders Village, "the famous Texas Flea Market," features 2,000 vendors selling their wares every weekend, year-round. Everyone loves a bargain, and that's just what you'll find at Traders Village. "You gotta see this place!"

Grand Prairie, Texas is only minutes to just about everything in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.

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Visitor Information
Grand Prairie, Texas

Grand Prairie Convention and Visitors Bureau
Teri Jackson Tourist Information Center
2170 North Beltline Rd.
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 263-9588 or toll-free (800) 288-8386

Website: www.gptexas.com

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