The Buzz on Bees
626 Ball St.
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Bees, honey and wax on the prairie!
Free to the public.
GrapeFest Golf Classic
Grapevine Golf Course
3800 Fairway Dr.
Check-in at 12 p.m.
Shotgun start at 1 p.m.
The eagles have it at the 3rd Annual GrapeFest Golf Classic! Tee off with a 2-man scramble. The golf classic is $95 per player and includes a golf cart, lunch, range balls, buffet dinner and prizes. Space is limited to the first 72 players, so sign up quickly!
GrapeFest Tennis Classic
Hilton DFW Lake Sports Club
1800 State Highway 26 E
September 10 – 12
Be a spectator or a competitor in this energetic and entertaining event that is once a sanctioned event of the United States Tennis Association (USTA). Proceeds from the tournament benefit the Grapevine Heritage Foundation.
9/11 Flight Crew Memorial Foundation
1000 Texan Trail
“Lowering of the Flag” Ceremony
Hosted by the members of the 9/11 Flight Crew Memorial Foundation, Allied Pilots Association and the Lake Grapevine Runners & Walkers Club. Both ceremonies will honor firefighters, police officers and flight crews.
Join in at the 911 Memorial site, at the corner of Northwest Hwy and Texan Trail. Light a candle, see images of our heros, join in a lifetime remembrance. 9/11/2001 heros stepped forward, 9/11/2010 hereos will be honored.
626 Ball St.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The Italian Car Club of the Southwest is proud to present ItalianCarFest, the finest show of all-Italian vehicles in the Southwest. See 100 automobiles and two-wheelers. This event is free to the public.
GrapeFest Vintners’ Auction Classic
Grapevine Convention Center
1209 S. Main St.
The Vintners’ Auction Classic is a fun event with great food & beverages, wonderful entertainment, outstanding auction items and supports two worthy beneficiaries, the Grapevine Heritage Foundation and the Texas Wine and Grape Growers Association. The live and silent auctions draw a large crowd of supporters each year. Tickets are $25 each.
GrapeFest XXIV. – Super Times. Super Wines.
Historic Downtown Grapevine
September 16, 17, 18 & 19, 2010
Make your way to historic Grapevine and uncork the largest wine festival in the Southwest. Wine lovers and connoisseurs from across the nation will sample award-winning Texas wines at the 24th Annual GrapeFest.
Four, full days of festival fun including:
• People’s Choice Wine Tasting Classic
• Non-stop Entertainment on Six Stages
• Super Wine Experience
• Premium Texas Wines
• International Wine Pavilion
• GrapeStomp presented by Grapevine Dodge Chrysler Jeep
• Central Market Culinary Pavilion
• Draft Beer Pavilions
• Carnival Rides
• KidZone presented by Baylor Regional Medical Center at Grapevine
• Arts and Crafts
• Texas Wine Tribute Dinner
Grapevine Vintage Railroad
705 S. Main St.
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays
1 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Great Train Robberies
Saturdays & Sundays through September 5
Labor Day Train
Bring the family out to enjoy a great train robbery on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad on Labor Day.
Celebrate Grandparents Day, aboard the train. Grandparents ride free when accompanied by their grandchildren and a paying passenger.
The Grapevine Vintage Railroad travels along the historic Cotton Belt Route between Grapevine and the Fort Worth Stockyards. The railroad is serviced by two vintage locomotives which include “Puffy,” built in 1896, the oldest continuously operating steam engine in the South, and “Vinny,” the 1953 GP-7 diesel. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for children, and $18 for seniors.
200 Block of South Main Street
Thursdays & Saturdays
Through October 16
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Come to Grapevine and experience open-air, European-style shopping in Historic Downtown Grapevine, featuring the finest in handmade jewelry, home décor, antiques and a whole lot more.
Grapevine Farmers Market
325 S. Main St.
Thursday – Saturday
Through October 30
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Locally-grown and other Texas produce for sale: cantaloupe, squash, Vidalia sweet onions, green beans, baby new potatoes, blueberries, strawberries, blackberries, local honey, peppers, watermelon, shelled peas and beans, bing cherries, peaches, nectarines, and vine-ripened tomatoes.
Grapevine Opry – At the Palace
September 4 – Workin’ Man’s Blues
Day in and day out, it’s the working men and women who keep this country running. Join us for our tribute to the working class in this Labor Day tribute!
September 11 – Patriot’s Day
9/11 was a tragedy that brought us together as a nation. PC or not, we pay homage to the lives lost and the spirit that lives.
September 18 & 19 – GrapeFest Matinees
Enjoy one of the top 100 festivals in the nation and get a taste of the Grapevine Opry to boot. Visit us during one of our FREE 30-minute “mini-shows”, every hour, on the hour as listed above!
September 25 – Deuces to a Full House
Featuring dynamic duos, tremendous trios and maybe even a quartet of talented soloists teaming up for some great songs!
All shows $15 & $10
The premier live country music show in Texas, the Grapevine Opry has established a tradition of excellence seldom equaled for this type of show in the country music industry. With one of the most acclaimed house bands in the Southwest, the high-energy, spontaneous format of every show perfectly complements the truly great music for which the Palace is known.
Discount rates are available for groups of 25 or more when paid in advance. Reservations are required for most shows. All reservations must be guaranteed with a valid credit card. Any cancellations must be made within 24 hours of show time. Call 817-481-8733 for complete details.
*Discounts are unavailable for special theme shows.
Grapevine Convention Center
September 26 & 27
Sunday – 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday – 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. (1/2 price)
Monday – 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. (1/2 price)
Smart Moms, Smart Choices®, committed to giving the highest consignor sales percentage in the Metroplex. Welcome to Divine Consign, the Metroplex’s favorite bi-annual consignment sale specializing in the highest quality gently-worn children’s and maternity clothing, toys, books, games, DVDs, baby equipment (strollers, exersaucers, etc.) and baby and children’s furniture. 75% off all items marked with an “x” during the last two hours of the sale. $2 entry fee per person (including children) during the first two hours on Sunday with all proceeds going to Make-A-Wish North Texas.
The Grapevine Convention Center is located at 1209 S. Main St. Parking at the Grapevine Convention Center is always free.