"Live Life Grand"
Grand Prairie, TX
Just southwest of Dallas stands a city unafraid to, “Live Life Grand”. Home to nearly 200,000 residents, the City of Grand Prairie is jam-packed with everything a city should be.
A top-ranked family vacation destination, Grand Prairie is the heart and soul of family-fun. In Grand Prairie families find the best of sporting events, hotels, amusement parks, museums, shopping, nightlife, and music and all this within a comfortable drive of the DFW International Airport.
The fact that thousands of tourists choose Grand Prairie every year speaks to the sense of excellence the city upholds and the quality of life which the city protects.
Right alongside Dallas and on the edge of greatness lies a truly “Grand” city!
More information available at the Grand Prairie Tourism website. Please click HERE to view the full website.
Grand Prairie Facts:
Location: 14 miles West of Downtown Dallas
Top 5 employers:
- Grand Prairie Independent School District
- Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control
- Poly-America, Inc.
- Bell Helicopter-Textron
- Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie
Large businesses headquartered in this town:
- Six Flags
- Restoration Hardware DC
- Major entertainment venues:
- Ripley's Believe It Or Not!
- Verizon Theatre
- Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark
Current Mayor: Ron Jensen
Link to city website: https://www.gptx.org/