Getting Around Grapevine

The Grapevine Visitors Shuttle takes passengers to restaurants, shopping, and attractions from local hotels throughout the day, seven days a week via a fixed route. Day passes are $5 for an individual and $10 for families*. Passes can be purchased on board the shuttles, at Grapevine Visitor Information Center located at 636 S. Main Street, or at participating Grapevine hotels.Exact cash fare is required. Routes and times can change without advance notice.

The GREEN route originates at the Gaylord Texan Hotel.

Monday - Thursday: 2:30 - 10:30 pm 
Friday & Saturday:   9:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sunday:                   10:30 am - 6:30 pm

Shuttles that depart at the top of each hour from Gaylord's Tour Lobby driveway serve Grapevine Mills.

Shuttles that depart at 30 minutes after each hour from Gaylord's Tour Lobby driveway serve Historic Downtown Grapevine, Grapevine Towne Center/Target and restaurants on the north side of State Highway 114 as well as the TEXRail/GVRR Depot.

More detials about Grapevine transportation options can be found HERE


A complimentary Downtown Grapevine Shuttle will be provided by Gaylord Transportation available during the dates/times listed below on a first come, first serve basis. Shuttle will pick guests up at the Gaylord Texan Tour Lobby. Shuttle will drop off and pick up behind the Gazebo on Jenkins Street between E Texas Street and E Worth Street in Downtown Grapevine 

(see red circle on map below).

  • Sunday, 7/14: 6:30pm – 9:30pm 
  • Monday, 7/15: 5:30pm – 9:30pm 
  • Tuesday, 7/16: 5:00pm – 9:30pm 
  • Wednesday, 7/17: 5:00pm – 10pm 
  • Thursday, 7/18: 5:00 PM – 9:30pm


Welcome to Grapevine, Texas!

Historic Grapevine is the premier destination in North Texas. Located between Dallas and Fort Worth, Grapevine is a hidden gem boasting historic Texas charm. With over 200 restaurants, 250 distinctive shops, and the town's Historic Main Street, there’s sure to be something to enjoy between Mid-Year’s training sessions and networking activities! Enrich yourself with a unique cultural experience found only here.   

Check Out What Grapevine/Dallas Has to Offer!

Paradise Springs at Gaylord Texan

An exclusive amenity for our resort guests- thrill your family at Paradise Springs! Open Memorial Day through Labor Day, Gaylord Texan’s western themed, 10-acre resort pool and lazy river complex features entertaining water features, tasty cuisine, sunbathing decks and more. 

Sea Life Grapevine Aquarium

The Sea Life aquarium in Grapevine, Texas is a family-orientated tourist attraction which includes seahorses, sharks, rays & much more. Book tickets online now!

Legoland Discovery Center

The LEGOLAND® Discovery Center is a world of color, creativity and fun for children ages 3 to 10. They offer a wealth of attractions, two rides, 4D cinema and more. Visit the Legoland website to make the most out of your visit.

Historic Downtown Grapevine

Public art? Check. A historic train? Check. Boutique shopping? Check. Restaurants? Check, check. Historic Downtown Grapevine has it all. Anchored by Main Street, this walkable, preserved historic area is home to the Grapevine Vintage Railroad, the Palace Arts Center, the Grapevine Glockenspiel Clock Tower, one-of-a-kind shops, live entertainment venuesrestaurants, and art galleries. Not just a location, but more of a destination, it's easy to spend an entire day, or weekend, in this special area of Grapevine. Learn more about what Grapevine has to offer by signing up for our Visitor Guide! See below for a list of things to do and see in Grapevine's Historic Downtown.

Lake Grapevine

With a sprawling 8,000 acres, Lake Grapevine is a center for boating, water-skiing, wind surfing, fishing and camping. With a beautiful rolling shoreline and more than nine miles of wilderness trails, Lake Grapevine is one of the finest hiking and biking destinations in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

Offering two marinas, Scott's Landing Marina and Silver Lake Marina, boaters are set. Located in the heart of Grapevine at Oak Grove Park, Scott's Landing Marina is the largest on the lake with easy access to the main body of Lake Grapevine. Silver Lake Marina is home to many of Lake Grapevine charter companies including Always Dreaming Sailing,  Black Watch Sailing Charters and Sam's Dock.

Grapevine Vintage Railroad

Get ready for a family-friendly excursion on the rails!

The Grapevine Vintage Railroad - located in the heart of Historic Downtown Grapevine - offers a unique experience on authentic 1920's Victorian coaches. 

Grapevine Mills Mall

Don't go home empty handed!  Grapevine Mills Mall has all the shops you want to visit and update your wardrobe!


More Information on the Dallas/Grapevine Area

Be on the lookout for the "Show Your Badge" signs at various restaurants, shops and attractions in Grapevine.  There are over 100 participating businesses in Grapevine offering exclusive deals and discounts to CADCA Mid-Year attendees! Check out the details here

Grapevine Info

Dallas Info

Airline Discounts

CADCA has partnered with American Airlines to provide air travel discounts to Mid-Year. The valid travel dates for this discount are from July 11 – July 21, 2019.  This discount can be used by booking online at for AA/AE flights only without a ticketing charge.  To receive, use the code 2379DS while booking. 



The Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center is conveniently located within the displayed distance of local attractions:

Grapevine Lake - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Cowboys Golf Course - 3.6 km / 2.3 mi
Grapevine Historical Museum - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Grapevine Botanical Gardens - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Nash Farm - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Grapevine Vintage Railroad - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Grapevine Convention Center - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Grapevine Mills Mall - 5.4 km / 3.4 mi
SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Legoland Discovery Center - 5.7 km / 3.6 mi
Southlake Town Square - 8.1 km / 5 mi
Bear Creek Golf Club - 11.7 km / 7.3 mi
Delaney Vineyards - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi
MacArthur Park - 13.3 km / 8.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.) - 11.6 km / 7.2 mi
Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison) - 29.7 km / 18.4 mi
Dallas, TX (DAL-Love Field) - 32.2 km / 20 mi

The preferred airport for Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center is Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.).