Things To Do

Top 50 Things to Do in Grapevine, Texas

Think Grapevine is only about wine or the lake? No way! There are plenty of things to do and see here. We list our top 50 things to do right here.

Botanical Gardens

Grapevine Botanical GardensThis quiet little garden escape is perfect for walking around and viewing the local plants, ponds, and streams. You can complete the walk in about a half hour. Best of all, this little garden is free to visit any time of year.

411 Ball Street Grapevine, Texas

Mi Dia from Scratch

Mi Dia Grapevine Tx Fresh, authentic Mexican food that is always made from scratch. If you want to get away from all the typical Tex Mex restaurants, you will enjoy this mix of traditional Mexican food and modern Sante Fe and Tex Mex flavors. Try the Stars at Night, Texas themed margarita.

1295 S Main Street, Grapevine, TX

Farina’s Winery & Cafe

Great Italian food and good wine at this quaint little eatery on Main Street will be the perfect stop after a long day of shopping. Do not miss the frozen Sangria!

420 S. Main Street, Grapevine, TX

Grapevine Vintage Railroad

Take a ride on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad. The railroad runs from downtown Grapevine to the historic Stockyards in Fort Worth.

Cotton Belt Depot, 705 S. Main St. Grapevine, TX

Downtown Grapevine

Downtown Grapevine Texas 2 Historic downtown Grapevine is full of local shops, wine tasting rooms, and eateries for your enjoyment. Take a stroll down Main Street in Grapevine and see what catches your eye.

Also, enjoy free Wifi throughout downtown Grapevine!

Esparza’s Restaurante Mexicano

“Famous for Tex Mex, notorious for Margaritas” – This famous Tex Mex restaurant is a Grapevine classic. Try the margarita, but only try one.

124 E. Worth St., Grapevine, TX

Cassie’s Frozen Yogurt and Gourmet Popcorn

While you are out and about on Main Street, stop in at Cassie’s to cool off with some frozen yogurt. Always fun and always delicious.

603 South Main Street, Grapevine, TX
Dove Park, Grapevine Texas

Casey’s Clubhouse – Dove Park

Casey’s Clubhouse is a universally accessible play environment that was inspired by a little girl, Casey, and her dream to play with the other children. This inclusive play environment in Grapevine, Tx is exploding with features that address physical, cognitive, sensory and emotional needs of all children including misting dolphins, a universally accessible clubhouse and ‘living trees.’

1509 Hood Lane, Grapevine, TX

Parr Park Spray Ground

Grapevine, Texas The spray ground at Parr Park is great family fun. Only open in the summer, this splash park is always free to visit and always a great way to cool off.

3100 Parr Lane, Grapevine, Texas

Rockledge Park

Grapevine, Texas Have a picnic or just enjoy a visit to Rockledge Park. With stunning views of Lake Grapevine, this park is one of the nicest on the lake.

3600 Pilot Point Grapevine, TX

North Shore Trail

Take a hike along North Shore Trail. You do not have to trek all 9.5 miles of the trail, but you can take the part that starts in Rockledge Park and enjoy the wonderful views of Lake Grapevine.

Gaylord Texan

You can stay or just take a walk through the Gaylord Texan Resort and take in the 4.5 acres of indoor gardens and waterways. You will also find great shopping and dining within the resort.

1501 Gaylord Trail Grapevine, TX

Disc Golf

Bear Creek Park in Grapevine has some of the best disc golf around. Spend an afternoon in the park and on the course.
Youtube Video of Grapevine Disc Golf
Grapevine Texas Things to Do

Great Wolf Lodge

Splash the day away in over 80,000 square feet of water-packed excitement, including jaw-dropping slides for thrill seekers or zero-depth entry areas for little ones.

100 Great Wolf Dr, Grapevine, TX

La Buena Vida Vineyards

Grapevine Texas Enjoy a glass of local wine on the fabulous patio of La Buena Vida Vineyards. If you are lucky, there will be some live music playing.

416 E College St, Grapevine, TX

Into The Glass

Into The Glass is a very boutique wine bar on Main Street. You can sample some wines and take in a great dinner. This place is pretty small so get there early to get a seat.

322 S. Main St. Grapevine, TX

Delaney Vineyards

Take the tour of the winery, sample some wines, and take in some live music (Thursdays). This is the largest winery in Grapevine.

2000 Champagne Blvd, Grapevine, TX


All the fun you can handle with Legos, rides, 4D cinema, and more. This is a great escape for an afternoon for kids and families.

LEGOLAND is located in Grapevine Mills Mall.

Sealife Aquarium

Grapevine Mills Mall This is an amazing underwater view of the world. You will see all types of marine life here and enjoy every minute of it.  Sea Life Aquarium is located in Grapevine Mills Mall.

Grapevine Mills Mall

By number of visitors, Grapevine Mills Mall is the largest attraction in Grapevine. If you like to shop, this is a great place to spend the day.  Grapevine Mills is a wonderful climate controlled indoor mall featuring 180 stores of shopping, entertainment, and restaurants.

3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy, Grapevine, TX

Nash Farm

Nash Farm

Learn about Grapevine and the city’s heritage by visiting Nash Farm. Nash Farm’s grounds are open daily from dawn until dusk. The historic structures and exhibits are open during special events or during a scheduled tour.

626 Ball Street, Grapevine, TX

Love and War in Texas

Do you like live music and great food? The combination of both is top notch at Love and War in Texas.  Friday and Saturday nights there is live music on the outdoor stage!

2505 E Grapevine Mills Cir, Grapevine, TX

Glass Cactus

The best live music venue in Grapevine. The Glass Cactus is located at the Gaylord Texan Resort. Enjoy drinks, live music, and beautiful views of Lake Grapevine.

Bartley’s Barbeque

Do not let the location in a strip mall fool you. If you want classic barbeque in Grapevine, head over to Bartley’s.  The barbeque here is delicious.

413 E Northwest Hwy, Grapevine, TX

Cowboys Golf Club

Cowboys Golf Club is one of the best golf courses in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. The world’s first NFL-themed golf course, this is the ultimate destination for business entertainment, corporate tournaments, executive meetings and special events.

1600 Fairway Drive Grapevine, Texas

Palace Theater

Grapevine, Texas The Palace Arts Center features performances, movies, visual arts and unique settings for business meetings, banquets, parties and receptions. You will enjoy taking in a piece of history at this theater.

300 S Main St, Grapevine, TX

Big Daddy’s – Scott’s Landing Marina

Scott's Landing Marina 2
Dine-in or enjoy alfresco seating on the floating patio with a view a great view of the marina and Lake Grapevine.

Located in Oak Grove Park on Lake Grapevine

Bass Pro Shops

The ultimate outdoors-man paradise and shopping experience can be had inside the Bass Pro Shops. Look for all your fishing, hunting, camping, and outdoors gear here.

2501 Bass Pro Dr, Grapevine, TX

Jake’s Hamburgers

Jake's burger The absolute BEST burger in Grapevine, Texas. If you want a good burger and a good vibe, go to Main Street and find Jake’s Hamburgers.

520 S Main St, Grapevine, TX

Lakeview Park

If you want to get away to a smaller, quieter park on Lake Grapevine, then Lakeview Park is a good choice. This little park has a nice “beach” area, covered picnic tables, and outdoor playground. Enjoy!

Vineyard’s Campgrounds

Visit this award winning campground on Lake Grapevine for RV camping, tent camping or just rent a cabin. There is great bank fishing here. And this is a wonderful spot to watch the Friday Night Fireworks Show in the summertime.

1501 N Dooley St, Grapevine, TX

Rent a boat – Silver Lake Marina

Lake Grapevine
Rent a boat and spend the day on Lake Grapevine. There are several options to choose from at Silver Lake Marina. You can rent a ski-boat, pontoon, tritoon, or jetski. Lake Grapevine is always fun.

2500 Fairway Dr #1, Grapevine, TX

Stand Up Paddle Board – DFW Surf

If you haven’t tried to stand up paddle board yet, you can do so via DFW Surf on Lake Grapevine. Usually, you can rent a paddle board in Oak Grove Park near Scott’s Landing Marina. Hours may vary, but in the summertime you will usually find DFW Surf near the water.

Texas Star Dinner Theater

Enjoy dinner and your very own Wild West Murder Mystery at Texas Star Dinner Theater. This little theater is located on Main Street in Grapevine and every Friday and Saturday night (and some times Thursdays!).

816 South Main Street, Grapevine, TX

Grapevine Opry

Want to see some local entertainers on a Saturday night. Hop on over to the Palace Theater in Grapevine for the Grapevine Opry. This live show features singers, dancers, comedians and musicians.

Blacksmith’s Shop

If you want to see iron or any metal turned into hand-made art the way it used to be made, stop by the Millican Blacksmith Shop in downtown Grapevine. This is a cool stop on any tour of Grapevine.

707 S Main St, Grapevine, TX

Sportsman Shooting Center

Do you have an itch to shoot some guns? You can do just that at this 9,000 square foot indoor shooting facility. You do need a reservation.

1960 Enchanted Way, Grapevine, TX

Vetro Glass Blowing Studios

Watch as glass is burned, melted, and shaped in a furnace and then blown and turned into works of art. This is a fun experience in downtown Grapevine.

701 S Main St # 103, Grapevine, TX


Grapevine, Texas If you want to take a break and grab a drink or a bite to eat, Chill Sports Bar is a good spot to stop in. Located in downtown Grapevine, Chill is a fun stop early in the day or late in the evening.

814 S Main St, Grapevine, TX

Black Watch Sailing Charters

Enjoy a relaxing, romantic sailing charter aboard the Black Watch, the largest wooden-masted sailing vessel on Lake Grapevine. Sunset, sunrise, fireworks cruises, and more available at Black Watch Sailing Charters.

Grapevine Wine Tours

Do you want a tour some of the Grapevine area wineries and tasting rooms. Grapevine Wine Tours will pick you up at your hotel in a shuttle bus and tour you around town for the afternoon. This is a fun daily excursion in Grapevine.

The British Emporium

Do you love all things British? You can visit this little corner of Great Britain on the northern end of Main Street. Discover hard-to-find imported tea, biscuits, chocolates, frozen products, preserves & pickles among many fine foods and groceries.

9/11 Flight Crew Memorial

Grapevine Texas This tribute to the 9/11 professional flight crews of American Airlines Flights 11 and 77 and United Airlines Flights 93 and 175 is worth the stop. This memorial is a wonderful tribute to 9/11.

1000 Texan Trail, Grapevine, TX

Renata Salon and Day Spa

Need a day at the spa before going on that wine tour, make a stop at Renata Salon and Day Spa. Located in the historic Davis House just off of Main Street, this spa offers up many relaxing spa packages.

224 E College St, Grapevine, TX

Kayak out of Meadowmere Park

Kayak rental
Rent a kayak out of Meadowmere Park and spend some time kayaking around Lake Grapevine. This is great exercise and a nice way to get out on Lake Grapevine.

D’Vine Wine of Grapevine

This is a wonderful little wine tasting room on Main Street in downtown Grapevine. There is a great selection of imported cheeses, meats, dried fruit, almonds, imported olives and chocolates that can be enjoyed with your wine.

409 S Main St, Grapevine, TX

Grapevine Municipal Golf Course

Grapevine Texas
The Grapevine Golf Course is one of the most popular golf courses in Dallas – Fort Worth. The combination of low green fees and 27 challenging holes of golf provide for one of the best golf values you will find anywhere.

3800 Fairway Drive, Grapevine, TX

Burritos Locos

If you are looking to try out more authentic Mexican food, Burritos Locos will be able to help you out. Delightful breakfast tacos if you are in the area for breakfast.


Downtown Grapevine Texas Willhoite’s Restaurant has that one of a kind scene on Main Street that you will not want to miss. Late night there is usually some good live music playing. Or go early and enjoy the patio.

432 S. Main Street, Grapevine, TX


We hope you enjoyed our list of the Top 50 Things to Do in Grapevine, Texas. We hope you get the chance to try them out for yourself!  And there are plenty of other things to do as well.  Grapevine is jam packed with activities, events, and fun things to do!