Located in northeast Dallas County and just minutes from Downtown Dallas; Garland, Texas offers a unique combination of family friendly entertainment and outdoor activities.
Shoppers can enjoy a day at Firewheel Town Center, featuring brand retail stores, unique specialty shops, restaurants and an AMC theatre all in an open air town center environment. Golfers will want to make time to golf all three of the regulation courses at Firewheel Golf Park, a 63-hole golf complex.
Outdoor enthusiasts will want to check-out Bass Pro Shops located on the shore of Lake Ray Hubbard or visit the Spring Creek Forest Preserve with 300 year old trees and 650 species of plants. Hikers and off- road bicyclist will want to try out the trails at Rowlett Creek Preserve with a system of trails that allow for creating individual paths.
The entire family can escape the Texas heat and enjoy a day of fun in the sun at Hawaiian Falls Waterpark with water rides and slides and a lazy river for relaxing.
The Granville Arts Center and the Plaza Theatre located in Downtown Garland feature year round entertainment with musical performances and plays. Downtown Garland features historical charm and locally owned restaurants and shops and on Saturday nights the sound of guitars, fiddles and banjos ring throughout the downtown square as area musicians provide impromptu entertainment.