Grand Prairie Travel Guide
Welcome to Grand Prairie, TX!
Located in the middle of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Grand Prairie is an oasis of relaxation in the center of a busy metropolitan area. Grand Prairie is home to many recreational facilities including Joe Pool Lake, which contains two beaches, campgrounds, picnic areas and a marina. Other opportunities for fun include the nearby Six Flags Over Texas amusement park, the Splash Factory water park and the world-class GPX Skateboard and Cycling facility. Lone Star Park, featuring races throughout the year, is a popular horse racing track in Grand Prairie. Golfing is also very popular with a selection of courses that range in size and amenities, from the nine-hole Prairie Lakes Golf Course to the eighteen-hole Tangle Ridge Golf Club. All these attractions and more make Grand Prairie a popular place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the DFW.
Ripley's Believe It or Not is an attraction to discover Robert Ripley's collection and to explore the most bizarre oddities around the world.
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