Summer Fun at Gaylord Texan
Summer Fun at Gaylord Texan: SummerFest
May 26, 2017 – September 4, 2017
The 14th annual SummerFest event features fun family entertainment, unique culinary programs, and exciting outdoor activities! There is an abundance of activities for all ages to enjoy!
LEGENDS OF THE LONE STAR WILD WILD WEST SHOW
Saturdays at 8:00pm
Lone Star Atrium
Take a wild journey back to 1880’s Texas and experience the thrilling story of Cactus Charlie as he tries to win the heart of his one true love, Miss Demenour. Enjoy a 20 minute, live-action comedy Wild West show featuring 10 amazing performers including 4 Gunfighters, 4 Saloon Girls, 1 Trick Roper, and our hero, Cactus Charlie! It’s loud and rowdy western fun for the whole family, so come on down y’all!
ROCK OUT GLOW PARTY
Every Saturday at 7:00pm
Lone Star Atrium
Rock out in Lone Star Atrium as we kick off the night with strolling characters, music and more! Fun light-up items will be available for purchase as we pump up the music, light up the atrium, and get ready to experience our live-action Wild West Show at 8:00pm!
DEEP IN THE HEART OF TEXAS ART TOUR
Journey through our four-and-a-half acres of lush indoor gardens while enjoying Texas-themed sculptures, paintings and more from local artists!
FRIDAY NIGHT FIREWORKS & ALL-AMERICAN GARAGE PARTY
Garage Party starts at 7:00pm / Fireworks start at 9:30pm
5Th Floor of the Resort Parking Garage
Join us for live music and great food as our DJ hosts fun and games while we countdown to Friday Night Fireworks over Lake Grapevine at 9:30pm.
Grab your friends to play on our super-sized checker board and enjoy some BIG fun!
WILD WEST PHOTO OPS
Find the fun Texas-inspired photo opportunities located throughout the resort atrium
Every Friday and Saturday night
Be on the lookout for our strolling entertainers throughout the resort atriums… You just may run into our tall cowboy, a gun-slinging balloon artist, or a saloon girl!
Grab a cocktail and enjoy live music every night at Silver Bar and Texan Station Patio. Friday and Saturday nights at Texan Station Patio will feature Texas-themed entertainment.
TEXAN CANVAS CORRAL
Families can choose their favorite Texas-themed canvas and let their inner artists come to life, or choose a blank canvas and create their own western-themed masterpiece.
HANK’S OUTLAW SCAVENGER HUNT
Description: Hank the Longhorn doesn’t take too kindly to outlaws wandering through the Texan! Join Hank in this interactive scavenger hunt to help him wrangle up the bandit before he escapes. Complete the hunt and receive a special souvenir to take home.
ESCAPE THE WILD WEST: ESCAPE ROOM
You and your Wild West posse have just been accused of stealing gold and the Sheriff is hot on your heels! You now have 40 minutes to solve the clues, find the missing gold, return it to the Sheriff and make your grand escape before he locks you up and throws away the key. Do you have what it takes to solve the crime?
CRAZY PETE’S PANNING ADVENTURE
Grab your binoculars and come explore Gaylord Texan with Prospector ‘Crazy Pete’! Learn about the history of mining in Texas while touring Lone Star Atrium as Crazy Pete leads you to exciting places such as a sparkling mineral cave, a black gold oil well, and tells you about an old mystery at the Alamo! Pete will then invite you back to his prospecting city, Fools Town, where you will have a chance to pan for your very own gold and hidden gems to take home, but remember we are in Fools Town!
FOOD & BEVERAGE EVENTS
JUNIOR CHEFS CAMP
A great way to inspire the chefs of the future! This fun and interactive day camp teaches junior chefs how to cook, plate, and serve their menu for two parents/family members to enjoy at the end of each session. Bon appetite!
PIZZA (June 10): Make your own pizza with handmade dough, delicious sauce, and salad with balsamic dressing with Executive Chef Marchesi!
ASIAN (July 8): Learn the art of Asian cuisine and create scrumptious, hand-made dumplings and tasty noodles with Executive Chef Davidson!
PASTRIES & COOKIES (August 5): Bake a delicious variety of sweet pastries and warm cookies with Executive Chef Art! Then enjoy a special lunch from our all-star banquet team.
PARADISE SPRINGS EVENTS
AQUAFINA® SPLASH PARTY at PARADISE SPRINGS
Every Friday-Sunday afternoon
Splash into summer at our 10-acre outdoor pool and lazy river playground, Paradise Springs! Enjoy live DJ music, games, hair braiding, airbrush tattoos, lawn games and more!
*Must be a hotel guest to enter Paradise Springs
RELACHE SPA EVENTS
TEXAN WILD WEDNESDAY WINE DOWN
Wednesday: 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Indulge in pure relaxation and enjoy a 15% discount on services booked every Wednesday between 4:00pm – 7:00pm. Delight in our spotlight service, the Texan Wine Down Foot Treatment, featuring a luxurious foot soak, scrub and massage. Plus, enjoy a complimentary glass of wine with any service or retail purchase.
MAMA AND ME SUMMER SPA SPECIALS
Make your lil’ darlin’s fingers and toes sparkle like the stars in the Texas sky and enjoy exclusive services for kids including nail polish for fingers and toes, and beautiful make-up application.
Dip your hands and/or feet in a sweet nectar bath then enjoy a light massage with sweet Texas-made lotion to leave your skin feeling smooth, and finish with a perfect polish application.
Lil Darlin’ Manicure: $25
Lil Darlin’ Pedicure: $45
1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, Texas 76051
*Standard parking fees apply:
For tickets & information: 1-817-778-1000