GrapeFest, Grapevine

The 2017 Grapefest runs from Thursday, September 14th to Sunday, September 17th, and it’s really a lot of fun for the entire family!  From GrapeStomps to Midway Rides, there is something for everyone!



There is paid parking VERY close to the entrance, and FREE parking just a little ways away on Dallas.  There are also FREE parking sites with complementary shuttles!  Click HERE for more information on parking!


Lots of vendors and shops have Texas shirts, but my favorite was the Grapefest shirts for only $12 at one of the vendors near the front!


Our next stop was to get a WinePop at Wine Fusion Winery!  I loved the Grape Sangria!  Click HERE to visit their website.


There is some GREAT live music on Main Stage!


The GRAPESTOMP is $10 for a 2 person team, and you must each stomp grapes for 2 minutes!  The team with the most juice stomped wins….!!!!!


They even have a KIDSTOMP!!


There are a ton of food vendors and all the regular delicious Grapevine Restaurants are open, too!


Lots of unique vendors for one of kind gifts, too!


If you have a Pecos Pete mug, be sure to bring it!


Skullsoap has a great booth, with lots of terrific scents!  For more information, click HERE to visit their website.


Grab a table around the Gazebo to enjoy the music!


Kid World

My friend Kelly was such a great sport!  I invited her to go to a Wine Festival with NO kids, then made her hang out with me in Kids World while I took pictures!

The younger kids were loving the trike course!


Legoland Discovery Center had a terrific Lego Build Area!  I loved these Legos in sandboxes and swimming pools!  Legoland Discovery Center DFW is located at Grapevine Mills Mall in Grapevine.  Click HERE to read more!


Westland Ranch has a FREE petting zoo, and cups of food are $1.00, so be sure to bring a little cash!  For more information on Westland Ranch, click HERE.


Look at these amazing apples from Taylor’s Sweet Shop!


Hey, our friends at Lavender Ridge Farms are here, too!  Click  HERE to read more about their fun lavender farm in Gainesville, and their upcoming events!


They even have a Midway!  You do need coupons for any of the Midway Rides, and the vendors with food.  There are plenty of places to buy coupons all along the festival!


We spent quite a bit of time “taste-testing” these fun Belgium Chocolate Truffles at Chocolate Moonshine, one of the stores on Main Street.  Click HERE to visit their website!


At Grapevine Olive Oil Company, you can taste test any of their olive oils and balsamic vinegars!  Click HERE to visit their website.


Know Before You Go 

Check their website for hours and ticket prices.  Admission is charged at the gate.

Pets and outside food and drinks are not allowed.

Things To Do in Grapevine


DFW Surf on Grapevine Lake has paddleboard rentals, wake surf lessons and much more!  Click HERE for more information.

The Grapevine Vintage Railroad makes daily excursions from Downtown Grapevine to the Fort Worth Stockyards.  Click HERE for more information.

Nash Farm in Grapevine offers families a chance to visit a working farm, and opportunities to learn.  Click HERE for more information.


The Gaylord and Great Wolf Lodge are two of our favorites!


Downtown Grapevine

Click HERE to visit their website.    

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