Fitness Resources in Grand Prairie

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The city of Grand Prairie offers affordable resources, facilities, services and programs that encourage healthy lifestyles.

Farmers Market


Colorful Veggies and Fruits

Grand Prairie Farmers Market

Open 8 a.m.-1 p.m. April-December, the Grand Prairie Farmers Market features locally grown fruits and vegetables, plants, tamales, breads, salsas, dips, relishes, soy candles, eggs, soaps, honey, chips, cookies and more. 
120 W. Main St., Grand Prairie, TX 75050 [Google Map]
Phone: 972-237-4599
Website: gptx.org/farmersmarket   


Grand Prairie Libraries

Libraries

Grand Prairie libraries offer many books with wellness information and recipes for the whole family along with online databases and downloadable eAudiobooks and music (to listen while you work out!). Library cards are free.

Here are just a few of the books the Grand Prairie Libraries offers on diabetes:

Cool body basics: healthy & fun ways to care for your body 

Cool exercise: Healthy & fun ways to get your body moving!

Fueling the teen machine: what it takes to make good choices for yourself every day

Best practices for a health heart: how to stop heart disease before or after it starts

Healthy at 100: the scientifically proven secrets of the world's healthiest and longest-lived peoples 

8 minutes meditation: quiet your mind, change your life

Main Library
901 Conover Drive
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
Phone: 972-5700

Betty Warmack Branch Library
760 Bardin Road
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
Phone: 972-237-5770

Tony Shotwell Branch Library
2750 Graham St.
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(inside the Tony Shotwell Life Center)
Phone: 972-237-7540

Website: www.gptx.org/library


Boys jumping into lake

Parks and Trails

Grand Prairie has 52 parks and miles and miles of trails. Find one that's closest to you:

Lake Parks Activities: Boating, basketball, baseball, fishing, picnics, soccer, football, swimming, tennis, walking, hiking, biking.

 


Dalworth Playground 

Recreation Centers

Tony Shotwell Life Center
Recreation center with low membership fees, offers full size gym, game room, fitness equipment, indoor running/walking track, fitness classes and recreation programs. 
2750 Graham St., Grand Prairie, TX 75050 [Google Map]
Phone: 972-642-7529
Tony Shotwell Recreation Center Web Page

Charley Taylor Recreation Center
Recreation center with low membership fees, weight room, pre-K sports leagues, classes, gym, and more.
601 E. Grand Prairie Road, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 [Google Map]
Phone: 972-264-6890
Charley Taylor Recreation Center Web Page

Dalworth Recreation Center
2012 Spikes St., Grand Prairie, TX 75050 [Google Map]
Phone: 972-237-4760
Dalworth Recreation Center Web Page

Kirby Creek Natatorium (Indoor Pool)
Check out Grand Prairie's heated indoor pool open year round.
Phone: 972-263-8174
Website: grandfungp.com/aquatics/

Outdoor Pools
Several outdoor pools are open during the summer.
Phone: 972-263-8174
Website: grandfungp.com/aquatics/

Splash Factory Outdoor Water Playground
601 E. Grand Prairie Rd.
Phone: 972-266-5272
Website: GrandFunGP.com/aquatics-home/splash-factory

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The Summit at Central Park

The Summit Active Adult Center (for ages 50+)

Over 50? The 60,000-square-foot-facility offers state-of-the-art fitness areas, gym, indoor infinity edge pool with lap lanes and exercise vortex, sauna, cafe, classes, exercise programs, indoor walking track, gym, and much more for members ages 50 and older.

2975 Esplanade, Grand Prairie, TX 75052 [Google Map]
Phone: 972-237-4141
Website: GrandFunGP.com/TheSummit

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