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North Pole Express Tickets are going fast!

NPXpuffyNorth Pole Express tickets are still available, but not for long! Don’t miss your chance to ride the Grapevine Vintage Railroad, sing Christmas carols, walk through the North Pole, visit Santa’s workshop, meet Santa and Mrs. Claus and much much more at this magical event! Get tickets here:…/northpole6031674.


Migration drives Texas population growth, state comptroller report reveals


Population expansion and migration were the subject of a new report compiled by the Texas Comptroller’s office that provides insight into state growth.

According to the report, which was released Thursday, the Lone Star State is growing more than twice the rate as the other 49 U.S. states combined, and 32 percent of the growth is credited to migration from other states. Although more Californians moved to Texas in 2015 than from any other state, 2011-15 U.S. Census Bureau data from Travis County lists California as the third-highest source of migrants behind Florida and New York.

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Tip-A-Cop a success for Special Olympics


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Thanks to everyone supporting Special Olympics Texas today at the Tip-A-Cop event at Red Robin Gourmet Burgers in Grapevine. We raised $400-$500 at lunch, and enjoyed teaming up with BNSF Railway Police Senior Special Agent McElroy! What a great cause — so worthy of our community’s support!

The Magic of Christmas November 21 – January 6

31322669095_c6295672d5_kBe sure to stop by Main Street & Dallas Road for our Christmas Light Show Spectacular, a synchronized light display. The show runs continuously from 6-11pm starting November 21 through January 6. Free and all ages are welcome!

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Carol of Lights 2017 November 20

20294328_10155553144532328_6349548951415940504_nJoin all the Who’s in Whoville as they help Grapevine launch their Whobilation at its NEW location at City Hall and sing in the holiday season in the Christmas Capital of Texas! Your favorite characters the Chilly Dawgs and Mrs. Claus will be joining in on this wonderful entertaining presentation of singing, dancing and lighting the entire town! Show up at 5pm to enjoy taking photos with reindeer, creating seasonal crafts and savoring tasty food vendors. Then at 7pm we’ll enjoy the spirit of Christmas as the Mayor “flips the switch” illuminating all historic downtown, all while hoping The Grinch doesn’t try to steal our spirit!

Free to the community and no tickets necessary. All ages are welcome. Activities will begin at 5pm and the program will begin at 7pm.

Date: November 20, 2017
Time: Family Friendly Activities at 5 PM and the show will start at 7 PM
NEW Location: City Hall 200 S. Main Street Grapevine, TX 76051
Cost: FREE
Ages: All ages welcome

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Hallowine Trail October 28-29

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Come on and follow the Hallowine Trail on Saturday and Sunday, October 28 – 29, 2017 in Grapevine! Or if you’re planning a wine-y weekend for Texas Wine Month, check out these tips from Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau!



Tesla opens gallery showroom in Southlake



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The Tesla gallery opened in September in Southlake Town Square at 257 Grand Avenue, Southlake. The gallery has several Tesla vehicle models inside the premises on display and will offer test drives from the premises. Tesla is also allowed to park up to six cars behind the premises in addition to the cars that will be housed inside.

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