There is much to see and do in Grand Prairie. Located in the suburbs of Dallas, Lone Star Park is a popular attraction. The horse racing track and entertainment facility opened in 1997 and served as the site for the Breeders' Cup World Championship in 2004. The 315 acre park offers fans a climate-controlled grandstand that can seat about 8,000 people. The facility has accommodations for 1,600 horses across 32 barns. If you are a skateboarding enthusiast, you will be spending some of your time at GPX Skate Park, which is located next to Lone Star Park. Opening in 2000, the park hosted the 2001 and 2002 X Game trials. Following a brief closure in 2005, the park reopened in 2006 under the management of the Grand Prairie Parks and Recreation committee.

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With a wide-variety of attractions and plenty of things to do on the weekend, Grand Prairie, Texas, might be a good place for you to call home. The neighborhoods are filled with different styles of homes to meet your needs. From condominiums and townhouses up to 6 bedroom mansions with attached garages, homes in this city sport brick, wood and stone exteriors.

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