101 Things to do in Grapevine

Whether you're looking for a place to entertain the whole family, events that are more adult-oriented or you just need a place to shop and enjoy some good food, Grapevine has you covered! Here's a list of ways to experience our beautiful city.

  1. Step back in time as you stroll down Historic Main Street

  2. Pick the perfect teapot at British Emporium

  3. Purchase a new outfit at one of Grapevine’s chic boutiques

  4. Attend a children’s theatre production at the Palace Theatre

  5. Hunt ghosts at Cross Timbers Winery

  6. Listen to the whistle blow aboard the Grapevine Vintage Railroad

  7. Rise to new heights at Movement Grapevine.

  8. Polish off your competition with laser tag or laser jam bowling at Main Event Grapevine.

  9. Catch a wave on a jet ski or boat on Lake Grapevine

  10. Rent a party barge on Lake Grapevine

  11. Sink a glow-in-the-dark putt at Lunar Mini Golf at Grapevine Mills

  12. Explore the “Great Outdoors” at the Vineyards Campground at Lake Grapevine.

  13. Cookout with your family at one of Grapevine’s lake or park pavilions

  14. Rent a canoe at Discover Kayak on Lake Grapevine

  15. Jump on the complimentary visitor's shuttle and explore Downtown Grapevine

  16. See a classic movie or concert at the Palace Theatre.

  17. Relive Grapevine’s history at one of the historical museums

  18. Take a trip back to the late 1800s at Historic Nash Farm

  19. Enjoy Texas Singers & Songwriters at local venues

  20. Relax at one of Grapevine’s world-class spas.

  21. Share a seat with the Sidewalk Judge at the Historic Wallis Hotel

  22. Step behind bars at the Calaboose, Grapevine’s original jail

  23. Explore the Gaylord Texan Resort

  24. Peek into the Torian Cabin to see how early settlers lived

  25. Dance the night away at the Glass Cactus

  26. Take a snapshot with the Sunday Skaters, a life-size sculpture

  27. Reel in that prize bass on Lake Grapevine

  28. Grab a seat at the Main Street Barber Shop

  29. Water ski on Lake Grapevine

  30. Spend quality family time at Great Wolf Lodge

  31. Shoot a bow & arrow at Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World

  32. Catch sight of a Texas-sized fish at Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World

  33. Picnic at the Grapevine Gazebo in Historic Downtown Grapevine

  34. Feel the heat from a glass-blowing demo at Vetro Glassblowing Studio

  35. Shop till you drop at Grapevine Mills

  36. Check out the 10-acre paradise springs water park at Gaylord Texan Resort

  37. Outfit your home at one of Grapevine’s home design stores

  38. Create your own “one-of-a-kind” jewelry with a beading class in Downtown Grapevine

  39. Snap a picture with a Grizzly Bear at Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World

  40. Pick from a variety of sodas at Rocket Fizz Grapevine

  41. Sip a cocktail while watching the sunset at the Glass Cactus

  42. Follow the reckless route of Bonnie & Clyde in Grapevine

  43. Enjoy shopping and entertainment in Downtown Grapevine

  44. Surround yourself with thunder and rain at the Rainforest Cafe

  45. Sink your teeth into a Big Daddy’s hamburger while looking out on Lake Grapevine

  46. Dine at one of more than 200 restaurants in Grapevine

  47. See Grapevine’s interpretation of a “drive-in” by visiting the 1927 Model-T Ford at Willhoite’s Restaurant

  48. Start your day with an espresso and pastry at Main Street Bread Baking Company

  49. Sip margaritas with the three amigos on the patio of Esparza’s Mexican Cuisine

  50. Nibble a Donkey Tail at Tolbert’s Restaurant

  51. Book an Epicurean Weekend at the Grand Hyatt

  52. Root for your favorite team on at 52’ by 30’ screen at Gaylord Texan Resort’s Texan Station

  53. Select a cigar at Ole Grapevine Cigar & Tobacco Co

  54. Bring your own vino from one of Grapevine’s wineries to an authentic Italian meal at Café Italia

  55. Enjoy fish tacos at Big Fish

  56. Throw a party fit for a Princess with Let’s Pretend Tea Parties

  57. Take in a play at End of the Runway Theatre

  58. Visit the Grapevine Vintage Railroad turntable, which was purchased for just a dollar

  59. Discover your inner artist with an art lesson at House of Shine

  60. Show off your Harley at Willhoite’s Restaurant

  61. Dine at the Gaylord Texan’s Riverwalk Café

  62. Enjoy food from chef-driven restaurants at Harvest Hall

  63. Take in live music at Third Rail in Harvest Hall

  64. Watch a live show at Texas Star Dinner Theater

  65. Take a trip under the sea at Sea Life Grapevine

  66. Build your own creation at Legoland Discovery Center

  67. Take the kids on an adventure to Peppa Pig World of Play

  68. Experience the cuisine of Grapevine with a food tour

  69. Catch the latest hit movie on the big screen at Grapevine Mills

  70. Hit the links at Bear Creek Golf Course

  71. Take a sailboat charter at Silver Lake Marina

  72. Get an up close and personal look at the natural gas production process at the Chesapeake observation and learning center outside Grapevine Mills

  73. Visit the world’s only NFL-themed golf club at Cowboys Golf Club

  74. Create mosaic art at Crazy Horse Art Studio

  75. Enjoy virtual sports simulators at Crush It!

  76. Try your hand at water sports at DFW Surf on Lake Grapevine

  77. Test your detective skills at The Escape Game Grapevine

  78. Join a sports team at Fieldhouse USA

  79. Take in some art at Giddens Gallery of Fine Art

  80. See how cotton was processed at the Grapevine Cotton Ginners Museum

  81. Explore nature at the Grapevine Botanical Gardens at Heritage Park

  82. Enjoy tastings with friends on Grapevine Wine Tours

  83. Learn about the history of Grapevine at the Keeling House Museum

  84. See unique pieces of art at the International Porcelain Artists and Teachers Museum

  85. Take a staycation at Meadowmere Park

  86. Experience a floating aqua park obstacle course at WhoaZone

  87. Enjoy hard cider at Outlaw Cider Company

  88. Entertain the whole family at Round 1

  89. Fire off some rounds at Texas Gun Experience

  90. Create your own work of art at Painting with a Twist

  91. See all the art around Grapevine with a guided public art tour

  92. Visit Grapevine’s Warhammer Store and Café

  93. Sip some local brew at Hop and Sting

  94. Visit the Lone Star Hi-Railers model train exhibit

  95. Take in magnificent views of aircraft as they land and take off at Founders’ Plaza Airport Observation Area

  96. Celebrate the great outdoors on our hiking and biking trails

  97. Enjoy 27 holes of golf at Grapevine Golf Course

  98. Hit the pickleball courts and sip a cocktail at Chicken-N-Pickle

  99. Explore Meow Wolf’s fourth installation “The Real Unreal”

  100. See live music at Grapevine Main Station

  101. See Grapevine from 150 feet in the air from the Grapevine Main Observation Tower

Things to Do

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Josh Hernandez
Josh Hernandez

Josh is the Communications Coordinator at Convention and Visitors Bureau. The Dallas native is a sports fanatic who loves cheering on all his local teams and the school who made him the writer he is today, The University of Oklahoma. Josh loves finding new restaurants and patios with a view in Grapevine.