Explore Resort Activities at Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

Entertainment & Things to Do

At Gaylord Texan, you can receive soothing spa treatments or dance to live music while your kids enjoy our Western-themed waterpark. Check out all of the unique shopping, dining and entertainment venues under our majestic, climate-controlled glass atrium. Enjoy family-friendly events, shows, and live entertainment right here at the resort, as well as the surrounding Grapevine, Texas area.

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Discover So. Much. Christmas. at Gaylord Texan Resort! With hours of exciting events and activities like tubing and ice skating, holiday dining, live entertainment, and more, it's easy to see why Christmas at Gaylord Texan is a beloved family tradition.

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ICE! is Back!

Be sure not to miss the triumphant return of ICE! featuring The Polar Express™. Zoom down thrilling ice slides and see the awe-inspiring work of artisan ice sculptors who bring to life scenes from this Christmas classic with brightly colored ice masterpieces.

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Local Area & Activities

Gaylord Texan Resort is just outside of the Dallas-Fort Worth area and near plenty of Grapevine, Texas, attractions, theme parks, and sports arenas.

Glass Cactus Events
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Award-winning Nightclub

The Glass Cactus features four-bar and lounge areas, an immense dance floor, and two stories of outdoor deck space overlooking Lake Grapevine.

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Live Entertainment

When the weekend hits and the Texas sun sets, Glass Cactus Nightclub comes alive with live entertainment and dancing, as well as creative cocktails and club cuisine.

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Food, Music & Fun

Just because you need a night out doesn't mean you have to leave the resort. Unwind in style at our resort's luxurious Glass Cactus Nightclub.

Relâche Spa

Our spa offers 14 treatment rooms, two suites and luxurious amenities including steam rooms, and saunas.

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Dining Options & Events

Discover some of the most distinctive dining experiences and kid-friendly restaurants at our resort.

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