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Grandscape The Colony: 41 Adventurous Family Fun ideas to eat, shop & play

Do not miss out on Grandscape The Colony, a new Shopping Mall in The Colony

WOW… Grandscape is a truly GRAND addition to the Dallas Fort Worth area!!!

Have you been? If not, then start your plan to visit them soon. We tell you everything you need to know to help you plan to visit.

Grandscape The Colony TX

Location: 5752 Grandscape Blvd, The Colony, TX 75056  

Grandscape The Colony is a new oasis in the middle of North Texas, just at the eastern border between Plano Parkway and Spring Creek Parkway in The Colony.  

It has a one-of-a-kind outdoor environment with lush landscaping, patio-style seating areas, modern technology displays, and an open green with a large pavilion offering family-friendly experiences, entertainment, and events. 

More: 10+ of the Most Fun Things to Do in Dallas with Kids

A boardwalk runs along a waterway at the edge of the area (by Lava Cantina). And let me not forget to mention the dining options with chef-driven world-class restaurants; the shopping includes the huge square feet of retail at Nebraska Furniture Mart; and the impressive entertainment center – Andretti’s Indoor Karting & Games.

Grandscape Shopping Mall The Colony

Where to have fun

Andretti Indoor Karting & Games 

Location: 5752 Grandscape Blvd., Ste 100
The Colony, TX 75056


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Cost: Each option has it’s own pricing and there is no admission fee, although pricing is cheaper as a member. Ropes course and Laser Tag starts at $9.95 and a single karting race is $17.95

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This new venue by racing legend Mario Andretti is a new entertainment hub for the whole family.

It features:

  • indoor go-kart racing on a three-level track for some adrenaline rush
  • more than 120 arcade games
  • an indoor ropes course with zipline
  • virtual reality attractions
  • a two-level laser tag arena
  • duckpin bowling
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When you get hungry and thirsty from all the games, food and drinks are available inside for your convenience. It’s a great place for younger and older kids to play!

What an excellent destination for friends and family to hang out and catch up.

Immersive Gamebox

Come and play at Immersive Gamebox

Immersive Gamebox is a brand new immersive entertainment venue, and they recently opened their first ever US location in Grandscape, The Colony.

Do you want to make family screen time social again? Look no further! 

With multiple themed adventures to choose from and 30-60 minutes of gametime, this one-of-a-kind experience is perfect for families or couples looking for something a little different.

If you’re more of a Movie buff, you can try out Galaxy Theatres, also located at the Grandscape The Colony!

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The Stage at the Grandscape features beautiful green play areas and an outdoor amphitheater for live music or events. Their Live Music events are featured in our Picks for the Weekend 

The Fountain at Grandscape The Fountain. It’s so much more than a beautiful display of dancing water. At night it becomes a 3D projection show. You won’t want to miss this high impact audio-video experience that will thrill your senses!

The Kaleidoscope a 35-foot tall digital art sculpture made of triangular LED panels. The colors interacts and changes with wind, sound and motion, creating a truly immersive and interactive experience for every guests.

Lava Cantina is back opening its doors to its patrons. Enjoy their food, drinks, and live music with safety in mind (social distance in place). 

Where to Eat

Entertainment and Dining

Twigs Restaurant Plano TX

Another Broken Egg Cafe Enjoy a menu with fresh ingredients and creative recipes across a wide variety of breakfast classics, memorable brunch dishes, and lunchtime favorites. It’s one of a list of great Breakfast or Brunch place nearby!

Bread Zeppelin Salads Elevated It’s not a sub. It’s not a wrap. It’s every ingredient and every flavor in every bite.

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen It’s pretty simple here. They are all about good food, made well, for a reasonable price.

Hard Eight BBQ Let your cravings of real Texas BBQ be satisfied! They offer a fun atmosphere, delicious food, and some good ‘ole southern hospitality.

Hard Eight is an authentic eating experience where you will be served “Texas Style” straight from the Pit Master’s pit who prepared your food. It’s one of the best local BBQ places to eat!

Grandscape scenery

Heritage Pizza & Taproom – a nostalgic American pizza parlor specializing in old-school thin crust pizza and craft beer.

Mi Cocina an upscale Tex-Mex restaurant, that placed an emphasis on using only the finest, highest quality ingredients complemented by warm, friendly, and professional service.

P.F. Chang’s popular Chinese restaurant chain.

Parry’s Pizzeria and Taphouse a Denver-based restaurant group known for its New York-style pizza, authentic buffalo wings, and craft beer.

Rock & Brews for some Rock ‘n’ Roll music, craft beer, and classic comfort food with some friends and family.

Seven Doors Kitchen and Cocktails a modern American grill serving chef-inspired shared plates and entrées. It has created a unique and uplifting environment for diners to enjoy great food & cocktails, and all served with love and gratitude.

The Great Greek Mediterranean Grill take a journey to the Mediterranean and enjoy its flavors with some friends and family.

Twig’s American Kitchen chef-driven seasonal and local fare

Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar is a place where over-the-top enthusiasm and culture are the daily norms. And, enjoy the taste of authentic Louisiana cuisine!

More: Many of these and more are Restaurants with Patios and are included in our list of Kid friendly restaurants

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Where to get Desserts in Grandscape The Colony

Kilwins incredible ice creams, cakes and treats: “Sweet in every Sense since 1947”!

Liberation’s Coffee experience a warm welcome in an inviting environment, and enjoy the best coffee, tea, and pastries they offer. Their coffee is all locally roasted, the teas are boasts multiple commendations, and all of the pastries are always fresh and prepared by local bakers.

Julie’s Sweets Bakery is serving you with delicious cakes, cookies, cupcakes, and pies. They use locally sourced products to make a variety of exceptionally delicious sweets from scratch. 

The Baked Bear for customized ice cream cookies, add toppings just how you want it!

Triple T’s Popcorn a locally owned family business dedicated to the owners’ kids – Troop, Tate and Trott. A variety of flavors are available; either you like the classic flavors like Cheese or Extra Buttery popcorn or be adventurous to try their Buffalo Rub, Dill Pickle, and Jalapeno Ranch flavors.

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Where to Shop in The Colony

Scheel’s the World’s Largest Sporting Goods store opening its doors for every sports enthusiast, fitness lovers, and outdoor adventurers! The store will have more than 85 specialty shops and features a 65-foot Ferris wheel and 16,000-gallon saltwater aquarium.

It also offers a wide variety of fun things like rides with the Ferris wheel, play arcade games (Pac-Man, Star Wars pinball, a racing game, and more), have food at Ginna’s Cafe and coffee shop, have some sweets at Fuzziwig’s Candy Factory and have fun taking photos.

It sure is one of the best shopping experiences in North Texas!

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Cigar International a premium handmade cigars, pipe tobaccos, luxury gifts, and more.

Magic Hour provides beautiful and elevated goods made by hand. All their products are handmade or sourced from a small business. With your purchase, you support a community of artists who spend their lives making beautiful goods to make your home and life happy.

Nebraska Furniture Mart Everything for your home, all in one store! Be prepared to spend hours in there and get your steps in! 

Nebraska Furniture Mart, Grandscape, The Colony

Homestead Area

Homestead area features a collection of smaller local businesses in a neighborhood-like setting. It is a new and cool idea for shopping centers.

These are some of the retail companies that are located at the homestead:

Bullzerk a family-run business with one simple idea: capture Dallas and put it on a shirt. They offer unique t-shirts, hats, custom printing & gift items.

Creteation a shop creating things using cement and concrete jewelry, and home décor items.

Landry Kate a contemporary clothing boutique for women of all ages. They offer affordable and trendy clothing with an emphasis on casual dresses and very soft sweaters.

Odin Leather Goods a family-owned small studio crafting the highest quality leather goods and accessories. All made by hand in Texas using US tanned leathers.

Socialize Pink is based on 3 simple things: Gorgeous hyper-functional jewelry, women encouraging women, and giving. They put the power of giving directly into their customers’ hands with “sparkle you, sparkle her” donation program. When you purchase a piece of jewelry, they gift a piece to a woman or girl who’s overcoming life’s hardest challenges. What an amazing concept!

Tyler Kingston a modern general store curating a small batch of goods for men, women, and home. Its collection includes vintage, modern, and handmade home and lifestyle goods sourced within the US and from around the world.

White Rock Soap Gallery features handmade vegan soaps and body care, soy wax candles, essential oils, and more – all crafted by local artisans. Its core value from the start has been to craft healthy products using simple and safe ingredients.

and they also have Scissors and Scotch is a grooming experience every man deserves. Just sit back, relax, get groomed, and enjoy a cocktail or a cold one in the private lounge.

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Have you visited Grandscape The Colony yet? Let us know what you liked about it and give us your best tips for the Stores and Restaurants!

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  • Buena Montero

    Call me BonBon, I am a Mom of 2 kids, a family travel blogger and a travel advisor. My family loves to discover new places, near and far. And we love to inspire families to travel more, to get out of their comfort zone and explore this wonderful world. Check out my blog for travel inspirations

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