Winter doesn’t mean you have to stop having fun out of your house. Get out and about in DFW for some family fun. If you need a new vehicle to get around, stop by Classic Chevy to test drive a truck, car, or SUV so you have something new, fun, and reliable to take you and your family to area events.
The Dallas Zoo
Visit The Dallas Zoo with your family – members of all ages will enjoy the animals and events at the zoo. The zoo is located at 650 South R. L. Thornton Freeway, Dallas, Texas 75203-3013.
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
For some great photo opportunities, visit the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, located at 8225 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218. This is also a nice way to wind down younger children after a visit to the zoo.
Cedar Ridge Preserve
For those who are more active and don’t have very young children or those who like to hike and see nature at its best, visit the Cedar Ridge Preserve. The Preserve is located at 7171 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, Texas 75249-1159.
The Preserve is a 360-acre park that features seven miles of hiking trails around Joe Pool Lake, a butterfly garden, educational exhibits, and picnic areas. You’re sure to see many different animals and birds that live on the Preserve.
Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament
For a rousing dinner and show, be sure to visit Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament. The venue is located at 2021 N.
Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas 75207 and features authentic costumes. Your kids can even eat with their hands and not get yelled at!
Legoland Discovery Center
Of course, the one thing you can’t miss out on, regardless of your age or whether you have small children, is Legoland Discovery Center, located at Grapevine Mills Mall, 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway, Grapevine, Texas 76051.
While it is geared for those under 12, older teens and adults can have fun, too. The Discovery Center also features a 4D cinema theater, carnival-type rides, and a climbing and play area.