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The best Things To Do in Grapevine, Texas day and night

A cultural and historic gem in North Texas, located between Dallas and Fort Worth, Grapevine is a mix of small-town charm and urban style. Experience this vibrant food, entertainment, meetings, and vacation destination with over 200 restaurants, bars, wineries, wine tasting rooms, festivals, and outdoor activities. Enjoy shopping and dining in the Main Street Historic District, lined with shops, galleries, and eateries.

The Best Grapevine, Texas Attractions

Grapevine Vintage Railroad at Grapevine,Texas

Grapevine Vintage Railroad

Ride on authentic 1920s Victorian trains on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad. Enjoy family train rides, including the North Pole Express® and Day Out With Thomas™, and special events like the Jazz Wine Train and Witches Brew Train. Grapevine Vintage Railroad also offers holiday rides and private charters.
Vetro Glassblowing Studio at Grapevine,Texas

Vetro Glassblowing Studio

See amazing glass artists perform the ancient art of glassblowing in Vetro's studio in the Main Street Historic District of Grapevine. The state-of-the art working studio and fine art glass gallery feature original and innovative art glass designs and live glassblowing demonstrations.
Hop & Sting Brewing Company

Hop & Sting Brewing Company

With its irreverent spirit, Hop & Sting produces high-quality, small batch craft ales and lagers in the heart of Historic Grapevine. Stop by the brewery's taproom where you can experience more than 15 beers on tap, indoor or outdoor seating, daily food selections and live music or trivia.
Historic Main Street

Main Street Historic District

Explore the culture and character of Grapevine in the beautifully preserved Main Street Historic District. This lively walkable strand is lined with 80 locally-owned restaurants, boutiques, stores, art galleries, wine tasting rooms, entertainment venues and attractions, including the Palace Arts Center, Grapevine Vintage Railroad, and the new Harvest Hall.
Palace Arts Theater at Grapevine,Texas

Palace Arts Center

Enjoy concerts, live entertainment and theater shows in the beautifully restored art deco-style Palace Arts Center, home to the Palace Theatre and Lancaster Theatre in Grapevine's Main Street Historic District. The gem of Main Street, Palace Arts Center presents unique cultural experiences in a district listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Holder Dane Gallery and Art Studios at Grapevine,Texas

Holder Dane Gallery and Art Studios

This art gallery and artist space features 30 local, regional and nationally acclaimed artists, exhibitions and workshops. The art studio is a vibrant creative space for resident painters and sculptors. Shop for original art, meet the artists, or take a class.
Grapevine Mills Mall

Grapevine Mills

Grapevine Mills features more than 200 designer outlet and factory stores and 20 anchors, including Saks Fifth Avenue, Gap Factory, J. Crew, Last Call By Neiman Marcus, Marshalls and Michael Kors. This shopping destination also has restaurants, a food court, and entertainment venues.
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center at Grapevine,Texas

LEGOLAND® Discovery Center

This fascinating family attraction features more than two million LEGO® bricks to play with. Kids can build a race car, watch a rocket blast off into outer space, stroll through MINILAND with DFW's most famous landmarks miniaturized with bricks, and enjoy fun rides, interactive play areas, and a 4D Theater.
SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium at Grapevine,Texas

SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium

Discover amazing sea life, from sharks to stingrays, in this 45,000-square-foot aquarium in Grapevine. See incredible creatures housed in 30 displays, including Ocean Tunnel, Rainforest Adventure, and Dinosaur Dive. Kids love the Sea Turtle Rescue Center, touch tanks, and behind-the-scenes tours.

Grapevine Events & Festivals

GrapeFest - A Texas Wine Experience at Grapevine,Texas

GrapeFest® – A Texas Wine Experience

GrapeFest® – A Texas Wine Experience

GrapeFest® - A Texas Wine Experience, the largest wine festival in the southwest is held in Historic Downtown Grapevine every September.  While the event primarily celebrates Texas wine, it also features domestic and international wine tastings, the largest consumer-judged wine competition, a grapestomp, champagne cork shoot-off competitions, entertainment, food and artisans.  The 37th Annual GrapeFest®, presented by Bank of the West, is September 14-17, 2023.

Main Street Fest at at Grapevine,Texas

Main Street Fest – A Craft Brew Experience

Main Street Fest – A Craft Brew Experience

If you love craft brews, check out Main Street Fest - A Craft Brew Experience, in Historic Downtown Grapevine. This three-day festival features craft brews from local/regional breweries, a wine pavilion, festival foods, entertainment, artisans, and a carnival.  The 39th Annual Main Street Fest, presented by Bank of the West, will be held May 17-19, 2024.



SummerBlast at Grapevine,Texas



Come celebrate summer with your friends and families in Grapevine with Summertime in Grapevine activities.  This celebration takes place from Memorial Day to Labor Day and includes everything from world-class shopping; wine and craft brew tasting; outdoor activities; fantastic attractions,  staycations/vacations and the Annual July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza over Lake Grapevine!
Christmas Capital of Texas at Grapevine,Texas

Christmas Capital of Texas®

Christmas Capital of Texas®

With 1,400 events in 40 days, come see why it's more merry in Grapevine, the Christmas Capital of Texas®.  Enjoy millions of twinkling lights, larger-than-life decorations, live entertainment and the Grapevine Vintage Railroad's signature event, North Pole Express®.

Texas Wineries

As the fifth-largest wine producing state in the country, Texas is a trendsetter in wine culture and home to more than 300 wineries and vineyards and eight (8) American Viticultural Areas. From the Texas High Plains to the Hill Country to Texoma, you'll find spectacular grapes and varietals including Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Rosé and Chenin Blanc. Tour Grapevine's Urban Wine Trail, explore incredible winery tasting rooms, and sip away at GrapeFest®, the  largest wine festival in the Southwest United States. 

Grapevine is also home to craft brewery and cidery, Hop & Sting Brewing Company and Outlaw Cider Co.

Urban Wine Trail at Grapevine,Texas

Urban Wine Trail

Grapevine's Urban Wine Trail currently features winery tasting rooms from around the state that is host several events throughout the year. From bold Texas reds to crisp white wines, you're guaranteed to find a new favorite:

  • Bingham Family Vineyards
  • Bull Lion Winery
  • Cross Timbers Winery
  • Grape Vine Springs Winery
  • Landon Winery
  • Messina Hof Grapevine Winery
  • Sloan & Williams Winery
Urban Wine Trail, Grapevine, Texas

Grapevine Wine & Food Tours

Taste incredible wine and food on a Grapevine Wine Tour or Grapevine Food Tour.  These two companies make stops at a number of Grapevine's winery tasting rooms and restaurants or sweets shops for pairings you won't forget!

Check out GRAPEVINE WINE TOURS or GRAPEVINE FOOD TOUR for more information.

Shopping at Grapevine,Texas


Grapevine offers diverse shopping experiences, from the quaint local boutiques and charming art galleries of downtown to mega malls and outlets. Stroll along Historic Main Street to find more than 80 locally-owned shops, boutiques, galleries, working artist studios, winery tasting rooms, and home décor, clothing and jewelry stores.

Discover designer and factory outlet stores at Grapevine Mills mall or head to Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, the largest outdoor sporting gear store in the Southwest.

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