Spring Break in Grapevine

Bring the entire family to Grapevine for relaxation, adventure and family fun this Spring Break!

Enjoy train excursions, family-friendly attractions, classic movies and much more.

Spring Break Hobo Train

Grapevine Vintage Railroad Spring Break Hobo Train
Hobo Camp TrainsMarch 14-20, times vary
Hop onboard the Grapevine Vintage Railroad's Hobo Trains and experience a hobo's life on the rails and their unique history. Offering three, daily one-hour excursions, Monday-Friday, with regular Historic Fort Worth Stockyards excursions each weekend.

Spring Break Movies

Palace Theatre Spring Break Movies
Daily at 11 a.m.
Take the family to the Historic Place Theatre and enjoy one of these family-friendly movies:

  • Toy Story
  • Dr. Dolittle
  • Babe
  • The Muppet Movie
  • Matilda

Teenagers may enjoy:

  • 10 Things I Hate About You
  • Dr. Dolittle 2
  • The Parent Trap
  • Napoleon Dynamite
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Classic Cartoons and Crafts are also available for the little ones on March 16 and 18 at 10 a.m.

Spring Break Farm Life

Nash Farm
Popcorn StringingDaily, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Experience living history at Nash Farm. Learn about 19th century farm life through different skills and trades each day. Tickets sold only at Nash Farm Store.

Sat., March 13 Carpentry: Make a toy box $7 per person
Sun., March 14 Bubbles and Suds: Do laundry and make a soap ball to take home. $3 per person
Mon., March 15 Biscuits and Butter: Make biscuit mix to take home and bake. $3 per person
Tue., March 16 A Stitch in Time: Sewing, mending, and quilting. Sew on a button or make a bag to keep your treasures safe. $3 per person
Wed., March 17 Knots, Nets and Cordage: Learn how nets are made and make rope. $5 per person
Thur., March 18 Fun and Games: Decorate your very own marbles or wooden top. $3 per person
Fri., March 19 Poultry: Learn about our Speckled Sussex Chickens and make a paper toy chicken. $3 per person
Sat., March 20 Sheep: Learn about our Gulf Coast Native Sheep and make a sheep toy from real fleece. $3 per person
Sun., March 21 Keep in Touch: Decorate your own autograph/scrapbook and make your own quill pen. $4 per person
Vintage Printing Press Activities

Settlement to City Museums
Daily, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Visit a collection of 19th Century buildings exploring Grapevine's unique history and learn skills and trades of early Grapevine through daily activities with the printing press at the Keeling House.

Print your own Thaumatrope, a vintage game, on the 1881 Chandler and Price printing press. $3 per person. Tickets sold only at Settlement to City Museum in the Keeling House.

Hobo Camp Activities

Cotton Belt Railroad Historic District
Daily, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Included with Grapevine Vintage Railroad Hobo Camp One-Hour Train Excursion ticket or purchase an activity card sold at Activity Stations throughout the District. $5 per person.

Activities:

Learn railroad signals & telegraphs Historic Cotton Belt Depot
Design your own bandana Section Foreman House
Learn hobo camp skills Grapevine Tin Shop at the Bragg House
Make a can boiler Millican’s Blacksmith Shop
New in Grapevine: Grapevine Main Station

Grapevine Main Station
Grapevine MainDaily
Visit the newly-opened Grapevine Main Station featuring Harvest Hall, a European-style food hall; Third Rail, a live entertainment venue; and an Observation Tower offering a magnificent 360-degree view, 150 feet above Grapevine! (Not yet activated)

Additional Family-Friendly Attractions in Grapevine
Family Gaming Entertainment and Escape Rooms
Get Outdoors!

Get out and enjoy the great outdoors with a hike or bike ride around Lake Grapevine or plan a visit to Grapevine's beautiful botanical garden. Grab a go-to lunch from a number of Grapevine restaurants and enjoy a beautiful day with family!