Best DFW Spring Break Staycation Ideas
While many families may be paring down their travel plans for spring break yet again this year, here in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, we are fortunate to be located near many fabulous cities, museums and entertainment complexes that provide a fun getaway not far from home. Check out Cambridge Crossing’s ideas for your 2021 DFW spring break staycation.
9 Cowboys Way, Frisco, TX 75034
Not far from Cambridge Crossing in Celina, The Star in Frisco offers tours of the Dallas Cowboys training facilities, a 50-yard replica turf field, world-class restaurants and shopping. Check out their website to book a VIP tour.
Great Wolf Lodge & Gaylord Texan Hotel
100 Great Wolf Dr., Grapevine, TX 76051 (Great Wolf Lodge)
1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX 76051 (Gaylord Texan Hotel)
Head out on a mini-getaway right in your backyard at the Gaylord Texan or Great Wolf Lodge. Both hotels offer family-friendly amenities, including an indoor waterpark at the Great Wolf Lodge and a spa and great restaurants at the Gaylord Texan.
LEGOLAND Discovery Center
3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy, Grapevine, TX 76051
In addition to the Great Wolf Lodge and Gaylord Texan, Grapevine is also home to the LEGOLAND Discovery Center. Enjoy the jaw-dropping and interactive Dallas-Fort Worth cityscapes created with 1.5 million LEGO bricks, watch exciting LEGO movies, go on interactive rides and meet your favorite LEGO characters.
Buy your tickets and plan your visit on LEGOLAND’s website.
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
2201 N Field St, Dallas, TX 75201
Enjoy an educational and fun outing at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas. Spring Break hours will start March 4-March 21, with the museum operating from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. on Sunday.
Guests will need to purchase their timed-entry tickets online prior to their visit in order to help guest flow and capacity. Check out current exhibits and films on the Perot website!
8525 Garland Rd, Dallas, TX 75218
Spring is more dazzling at Dallas Blooms, the renowned floral festival at the Dallas Arboretum. With the theme “America the Beautiful,” the spring festival showcases an explosion of color from 100 varieties of spring bulbs and more than 500,000 spring-blooming blossoms, thousands of azaleas and hundreds of Japanese cherry trees. Each week, Dallas Blooms focuses on one of the six regions in the United States with food, music, flowers and special events.
Make sure to reserve your timed-entry tickets ahead of time on the Arboretum’s website.
Fort Worth Zoo & Dallas Zoo
1989 Colonial Pkwy, Fort Worth, TX 76109 (Fort Worth Zoo)
650 S R L Thornton Fwy, Dallas, TX 75203 (Dallas Zoo)
We are blessed to live close to two amazing zoos! Both the Fort Worth and Dallas zoos are nationally recognized for their exhibits and outreach presentations. Make sure to buy your timed-entry tickets online well in advance – spring break is a popular time to visit the zoo:
5752 Grandscape Blvd. The Colony, TX 75056
The Colony’s new entertainment destination features dining, a movie theater, breweries, shopping, go-karting, gaming and so much more. Explore their directory to find more information!
We hope our list of 2021 DFW Spring Break staycation destination sparks some ideas for your family this year. Cambridge Crossing is a new master-planned community in Celina featuring new homes from the $300s and wonderful amenities including a 6,700 sq. ft. Private Amenity Center, resort pool, fitness center, sports courts and so much more.