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Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

1501 Gaylord Trail · Grapevine, Texas 76051 USA

  • 1-817-778-1000


Splash into Summer!

Take a short trip to BIG summer fun at the grandest resort destination in the Lone Star State!

Nestled within our impressive four-and-a-half acres of indoor gardens, our Summer Bash event will feature family fun entertainment, a unique culinary program, dining specials, and exciting outdoor affairs at our 10-acre pool and lazy river playground — Paradise Springs! From Pool-A-Palooza and Friday Night Fireworks, to Margarita Madness and Wine & Cheese Pairings, there are an abundance of activities for those of all ages to enjoy!


Take your taste buds on a festive journey with our seasonal margaritas specials. Choose from Traditional, Jalapeño, Blood Orange, and Strawberry. (Ages 21 and up)

Time: Fridays & Saturdays, 4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Location: Riverwalk Cantina, Riverwalk Atrium

Price: $8


Enjoy drink and appetizer specials, featuring a selection of sliders, kabobs and fish tacos from the grill, along with our specialty sangria, Moscow Mule and beer, while lounging on our two-story patio deck overlooking beautiful Lake Grapevine.

Time: Fridays and Saturdays, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Location: Glass Cactus


Each food item, $3.50

Sangria, $6

Moscow Mule, $7

Domestic beer, $5


Please your palate with three expertly paired wines complimented by an Artisanal cheese selection. (Ages 21 and up)

Time: Fridays & Saturdays, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Location: Old Hickory Wine Bar, Lone Star Atrium

Price: $35 per person


A great way to inspire chefs of the future! This fun interactive day camp teaches Junior Chefs how to cook, plate and serve their menu for two parents/family members to enjoy at the end of each session. Bon appétit!

Time: Saturdays (6/14, 7/12, and 8/2), 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Location: Zeppole, Hill Country Atrium

Price: $90 per child (ages 8 – 16)

Class includes instruction for one junior chef, personal chef hat and lunch prepared by junior chefs for their two parents/family members. Additional guests can be added for $25 per person. Dining time is noon – 1 p.m. 12 kids per class maximum.

Visit for more details.


Experience a stilt walker, gold cowboys, balloon artist, caricature artist and juggling unicycler throughout our Resort Atriums.

Time: Friday – Sunday, times vary

Location: Resort Atriums

Price: This experience is FREE and open to all!

*See Concierge for schedule of activities. Entertainment subject to change without notice.


When our Texas skies go dark, colorful fireworks light up our summer nights! Family viewing is hosted on the top of our resort garage, while those ages 21 and up can enjoy the show up close from the outdoor decks of Glass Cactus.

Time: Fridays, all summer long

Garage party with DJ music: 9:00 p.m.

Fireworks Display: 9:30 p.m. (weather permitting)

Location: Resort Parking Garage for family viewing. Glass Cactus decks for ages 21 and up.

Price: Entrance is FREE. Standard parking rates apply. Complimentary valet parking for Lexus drivers. $10 cover charge at Glass Cactus after 8 p.m.


Enjoy live music and a nightcap at our 39,000-square-foot live music venue, featuring a 2,000-square-foot state-of-the-art sound stage, 1,500-square-foot dance floor, four signature bars, creative cuisine, and two-tiered outdoor deck overlooking gorgeous sunset views of Lake Grapevine.

Time: Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m. – 2 a.m.

Location: Glass Cactus

Price: $10 cover after 8 p.m. Complimentary valet parking for Lexus drivers.


Enjoy live piano music every night at Silver Bar!

Time: Every evening of the week, all summer long! 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Location: Silver Bar, Hotel Lobby

Price: This experience is FREE and open to all!


Journey through our four-and-a-half acres of lush indoor gardens and winding waterways, while enjoying the original sculptures, paintings, blown glass and more from local Texas artists.

Time: Daily, all summer long

Location: Resort Atriums

Price: This self-guided experience is FREE and open to all!


With our self-guided Horticulture Tour, we invite you to discover the lush plant life found within our four-and-a-half acres of lush indoor gardens!

Time: Daily, all summer long

Location: Resort Atriums

Price: This self-guided experience is FREE and open to all!


Splash into summer at our 10-acre outdoor pool and lazy river playground, Paradise Springs. You and your family will enjoy live DJ music, games, drink specials, hair braiding, and airbrush tattoos! (For registered hotel guests only)


Fridays, 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Saturdays, Noon – 6 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Location: Paradise Springs

Price: $1 per braid/tattoo

*See Concierge for schedule of activities and pricing.


Awaken the senses with the scent of green tea and Lemongrass. Completely let go with our luxurious Lemongrass Body Polish, rejuvenate the skin with a stimulating Green Tea & Lemongrass Facial, and soothe the sole with our refreshing Green Tea & Lemongrass Pedicure. Call 1-817-778-1800 to book your appointment today!

Time: June – August

Location: Relâche Spa, Riverwalk Atrium


The Green Tea & Lemongrass Experience, 150 minutes | $319

Green Tea & Lemongrass Facial, 50 minutes | $135

Lemongrass Body Polish, 50 minutes | $155

Green Tea & Lemongrass Pedicure, 50 minutes | $85


Indulge in antipasto, wine and ice cream all summer long!

Location: Hill Country Shack, Hill Country Atrium


Piccolo Antipasto, $5

Olive Ascolane, $5

Ice Cream, $2.50


Fun for the whole family! Step back in time and pay tribute to the old west as you dress up in costumes for a fun photo op.


Fridays & Saturdays, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Sundays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Location: Western House Saloon, Hill Country Atrium

Price: Varies by photo package


Enjoy checkers and a bean bag toss by the Oil Derrick!

Time: Daily, all summer long

Location: Lone Star Atrium

Price: This experience is FREE and open to all!