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Upcoming Across Grand Prairie Parks – April 2022

By | Farmers Market, Featured, Life is Grand, Uncategorized

UPCOMING ACROSS GRAND PRAIRIE PARKS, ARTS & RECREATION

Find something for every member of the family with Grand Prairie Parks, Arts & Recreation Department. We are dedicated to bringing people together and changing lives. Read below to find activities and programs upcoming across #GrandFunGP.

Also take a moment to view the NEW Life is Grand magazine available in the digital format.

NATIONAL PICKLEBALL MONTH

Celebrate National Pickleball Month with Grand Prairie Parks, Arts & Recreation Department!

The USA Pickleball Association (USAPA) has named April “National Pickleball Month” to help promote the fastest growing sport in America.

Grand Prairie Parks, Arts & Recreation will celebrate “National Pickleball Month” with activities and programs at facilities across Grand Prairie.

SPECIAL EVENTS

July 2022

05Julallday08alldayFree Lemonade - Dalworth Recreation Center (Members Only)

07Jul6:00 pm10:00 pmMovies on the Lawn at EpicCentral

08JulalldayalldayEpic Give-a-Ways

09Jul8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

09Jul6:00 pmCouncilman Ezeonu’s Epic Showdown 2022

11Julallday15alldayCool Down with - Dalworth Recreation Center (Members Only)

15JulalldayalldayEpic Give-a-Ways

16Jul8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

16Jul10:00 am1:00 pmIce Cream Challenge

21Jul6:00 pmCyclin' with the Mayor - Loyd Park "Back the Blue" Ride

22Julallday31alldaySharks in the Park

22JulalldayalldayEpic Give-a-Ways

22Jul9:00 am10:00 amCoffee in the Park

23Jul8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

25Julallday29alldayHydration Station with - Dalworth Recreation Center (Members Only)

27Jul5:00 pm7:00 pmGame Truck Night - Tony Shotwell Life Center (Members Only)

29JulalldayalldayEpic Give-a-Ways

29Jul11:30 am2:30 pmThe Summit 50+ Club Day of Play

30Jul8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

August 2022

04Aug6:00 pm10:00 pmMovies on the Lawn at EpicCentral

05Aug7:30 pmEpic Fridays: Brave Combo

06Aug8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

13Aug8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

13Aug8:00 am2:00 pmHatch Chile Festival

20Aug8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

25Aug6:00 pmCyclin' with the Mayor - Nottingham Ride

27Aug8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

EPIC CENTRAL

EpicCentral has a lot of exciting movement going on! Construction is underway for new development, parks and facilities across the campus are in full swing. Read more below.

The Epic

The Epic offers a variety of events, shows, and actives. Click  below to view the calendar and purchase tickets.

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The Summit 50+ Center

The Summit 50+ Center offers a variety of activities and programs. Click below to view their webpage and browse their monthly newsletter.

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PlayGrand Adventures

PlayGrand Adventures provides a safe and fun playground experience of ‘EPIC’ proportions for all ages and abilities. The playground includes adventure areas which are designed to stimulate, challenge, and encourage development of several skill sets while providing social interaction, sense of discovery, creativity, and exercise.

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Chicken N' Pickle Now Open

Chicken N Pickle Grand Prairie features indoor and outdoor pickleball courts, lawn games, a rooftop bar and a full-service restaurant using locally sourced foods to offer a variety of delicious dishes. Chicken N Pickle Grand Prairie will host pickleball clinics for players at all levels, as well as professional and amateur pickleball tournaments.

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Coming Soon to EpicCentral

The city is building two connecting hotels with a shared convention center, six restaurant spaces, parking garage and creating a water/light show on the lakes as well as interactive technology experiences on the land.  The project will emphasize Grand Prairie’s family, friendly, fun culture and offer exciting new options for dining and entertainment.

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RECREATION

Our recreation division offers a variety of programs, events, leagues, and more! Read below to find upcoming events and browse ongoing offerings.

Charley Taylor Recreation Center

Charley Taylor Recreation Center offers a variety of activities and programs. Click below to view their webpage and browse offerings.
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Dalworth Recreation Center

Dalworth Recreation Center offers a variety of activities and programs. Click below to view their webpage and browse offerings.

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Kirby Creek Natatorium

The Kirby Creek Natatorium is a great facility open year round with an indoor pool that is heated for your enjoyment. Whether you are looking for a place to have a pool party or somewhere to exercise or learn to swim, we have got you covered!

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Tony Shotwell Life Center

The Tony Shotwell Life Center (formerly Bowles Life Center) is one of Grand Prairie’s beautiful facilities and its purpose stretches beyond recreation. In addition to the full size basketball court, game room, weight room with state of the art fitness equipment, two meeting rooms, multipurpose room, aerobics room, men’s and women’s showers and locker rooms, it also has a branch library with a public computer lab, This facility truly is a center aimed at improving the quality of our citizens’ lives

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Tangle Ridge Golf Course

Tangle Ridge Golf Club in Grand Prairie, TX, will challenge your senses and skills. This 18-hole championship public golf course features exciting elevation changes, subtle Champion Ultra Dwarf Bermuda Grass Greens, tree-lined fairways, and water and sand hazards.

Tangle Ridge caters to every level of player with each hole varying in length, bunkering and style – offering a new direction, a new choice, a new experience every time you play.

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Prairie Lakes Golf Course

Prairie Lakes Golf Course in Grand Prairie offers 27 holes recently renovated, including Texas’ largest practice area featuring 8 target greens with a fairway. Mature mesquite trees guard hybrid Bermuda fairways as they weave around water features and along Mountain Creek Lake shore and up to Bermuda greens. Wide, open landing areas speed and ease play, while water hazards, trees and doglegs offer challenges and test skills.

Located on Mountain Creek Lake in Grand Prairie, the course offers picturesque views and fantastic conditions in the center of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.

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Grand Prairie Farmers Market 2022 Opening Weekend

By | Farmers Market, Featured

GRAND PRAIRIE FARMERS MARKET 2022 SEASON OPENIN WEEKEND

Grand Prairie Farmers Market is opening for the 2022 season on April 2! Join us from 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. to visit your favorite market vendors. Be sure to follow Grand Prairie Farmers Market on social media to keep up with fun throughout the season
Opening weekend Saturday, April 2
8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Join in the fun by participating in the Mayor’s 5k Community Walk that morning at 8:30 a.m. followed by enjoying all the market has to offer!
Visit Farmers Market Website

Support Grand Prairie Farmers Market Vendors during the Off-Season

By | Farmers Market

The Grand Prairie Farmers Market looks forward to bringing you locally grown fruits and vegetables, baked goods, tamales, salsas, dips, relishes, eggs, honey, chips, plants, soaps, candles and more. Our 2021 Season Grand Opening date is TBA and more information is to come.

Listed below you can find some of our wonderful vendors and their information if you would like to support them during our off-season.

Thank you for supporting the Grand Prairie Farmers Market. Keep up with the latest information by following us on Facebook and Instagram or checking our website.

VENDORS

Texas Chef Food Services
Ernst Gruch
tx1mchef@aol.com

Linda’s Jams and Jellies
Linda Kenemore
Kenemorelk@gmail.com 
8179888281

Karen’s Cakes and More
Karen Sims
karenscakesandmore@gmail.com

Taylor’d Salsas
Robert & Holly Taylor
Call or text 972-742-7610
taylordsalsa@gmail.com
FacebookInstagram

Lone Star Specialty Foods
William Branstetter
lonestarspecialtyfoods@gmail.com
FacebookInstagram

Cadenhead Farms BG + Sylvia Cadenhead
bgcadenhead@yahoo.com

Fo Real Dough
Brian Sampson
forealdoughbakery@gmail.com
Facebook, Instagram

The Beard Place
Rudy Ochoa
214-529-6764
info@TheBeardPlace.com
Website, Facebook, Instagram

Velvet Bakes
Jelsy Fernandes
817-405-9676
velvetbakes@yahoo.com
Website, Facebook, Instagram

July, 2022

05Julallday08alldayFree Lemonade - Dalworth Recreation Center (Members Only)

07Jul6:00 pm10:00 pmMovies on the Lawn at EpicCentral

08JulalldayalldayEpic Give-a-Ways

09Jul8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

09Jul6:00 pmCouncilman Ezeonu’s Epic Showdown 2022

11Julallday15alldayCool Down with - Dalworth Recreation Center (Members Only)

15JulalldayalldayEpic Give-a-Ways

16Jul8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

16Jul10:00 am1:00 pmIce Cream Challenge

21Jul6:00 pmCyclin' with the Mayor - Loyd Park "Back the Blue" Ride

22Julallday31alldaySharks in the Park

22JulalldayalldayEpic Give-a-Ways

22Jul9:00 am10:00 amCoffee in the Park

23Jul8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

25Julallday29alldayHydration Station with - Dalworth Recreation Center (Members Only)

27Jul5:00 pm7:00 pmGame Truck Night - Tony Shotwell Life Center (Members Only)

29JulalldayalldayEpic Give-a-Ways

29Jul11:30 am2:30 pmThe Summit 50+ Club Day of Play

30Jul8:00 am1:00 pmGrand Prairie Farmers Market

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