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Grapevine, TX

Grapevine, TX, takes tremendous pride and joy in making the town an experience rather than simply a place to live or visit.  Its historic Main Street is a quaint place for a stroll and is the home of ‘mom and pop’ businesses which know each other and work together to keep the town vibrant.


In fact, Grapevine is so vibrant, it’s called The Christmas Capital of Texas. Other than the North Pole, it’s hard to find a place that is more enthusiastic about showing its love of Christmas.


But, no matter the time of year, Grapevine offers so much to do for people of all ages. 

 

It is home to nearly a dozen wineries (hence its name) and a few craft beer breweries.   Grapevine offers festivals throughout the year like Mainfest and Grapefest when the town closes Main Street to vehicular traffic and live bands play throughout the weekend festivals. 


The Botanical Gardens is a beautiful visit. They hold an outdoor summer concert series. Just bring a few chairs or a lawn blanket. 


Grapevine Lake is another destination for fun. You’ll find trails for walking or you can rent a kayak from Lonestar Adventure Sports.  If you’d rather have a drink and view the lake, you can ‘bring your own’ to Big Daddy’s and enjoy their shrimp boil. On Friday evenings, you’ll get a great view of the fireworks.  For an upscale feel, view the lake from The Glass Cactus and get your funk on when the disco opens. 


In the winter, the Gaylord Texan has its annual ice sculpture show which brings artists from all over the world. You’ll be given a parka if you go, but you will still want to bundle up (it’s below zero in there). In the heat of the summer, you may opt to visit the Great Wolf Lodge which has an indoor/outdoor water park.


Grapevine is also a draw for its schools which are top rated (see www.greatschools.org). 


Grapevine runs so well, in part, because of its very active Chamber of Commerce -but its character comes from its residents who love to live there.  


Grapevine gives back to the community through GRACE (Grapevine Relief and Community Exchange).  


Cross Creek Ranch at Grapevine
, TX is a quaint community of luxurious apartments located in Grapevine.  It backs up to woods that surrounds a two- mile walking trail. You'll hear crickets chirping at night and birds chirping in the morning. Upon entering, you may be greeted by cattle who live across the street. 


Despite its serenity, it is surprisingly easy to access roadways for commuting like 121, 635 and 114.  Preston Road in Dallas is twenty minutes away. Grapevine Mills Mall is within walking distance where you can catch movie night at AMC Theaters. Of course, you can be at Main Street in about five minutes.  


The community offers a fully equipped gym, an indoor half basketball court, business center, club house, and swimming pool. Apartments are appointed with granite or quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, sizeable balconies, faux hardwood flooring and 9' ceilings. Come by to visit with us to see what Cross Creek at Grapevine has to offer. 


Find your floorplan at www.crosscreekatgrapevine.com.

You can learn more about the town of Grapevine by visiting www.grapevinetx.gov

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