Finding Family Fun Indoors in Park Cities

November 11th, 2021 by

Fun Family Activities in Park Cities During the Winter


Finding ways to enjoy quality time with the family is hard. When winter weather strikes, it can really put a kink in your outdoor plans, especially if you don’t have an alternative plan in place. Even in North Texas, it’s difficult to navigate outdoor activities throughout the winter, so it’s important to have an arsenal of ideas that keep the family engaged while inside.
If you’re ready to get out of the house for good, wholesome fun, consider some of these best places in and around Park Cities to find family friendly activities and events.

Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark

Are you and your kids missing the outdoor water play through the winter months? Check out Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark. Find rides with incredible names like the Lasso Loop, the Yellowjacket Drop, the Prairie Plunge, and the Texastwist. Chill in the swimming hole, or try your skills in the wavepool. There’s a lazy river, as well as areas set aside specifically for smaller children.

Reunion Tower

Reunion Tower is an icon in Dallas, with lights that play during the night hours in various patterns and a rotating restaurant with a view of Dallas from an observation deck at 581 feet. While the restaurant may not be a family event every day, you can easily take your family up to the observation deck to enjoy the view.

Dallas Museum of Art

The Dallas Museum of Art has tons of permanent exhibits, as well as special traveling exhibits that rotate throughout the year, so any time is a good time to visit, with multiple opportunities to explore new things. Check out art from Van Gogh, Basquiat, and more, while also encountering other exhibits, such as looks into sculpture and ancient artifacts.

The West End – Wild Bill’s Western Store

In the West End, you’ll find any number of exciting locations to visit, but the whole family can enjoy The West End – Wild Bill’s Western Store, featuring clothes for men and women, boys and girls of all ages, as well as fun Texas-themed trinkets and gifts. The store also hosts special event, including opportunities to host parties where the guest(s) of honor can be deputized!

Medieval Times

Medieval Times is an incredible experience that takes you deep into the past. Enjoy a meal – with no silverware – while watching the tournaments and exhibitions put on for your enjoyment. Look through rooms with old dungeon torture devices and learn about how to train a dancing horse!

Great Family Vehicles from Volkswagen

The best way to assure you keep up with your family activities is to have a reliable family vehicle to get to all of your local Dallas destinations. At Clay Cooley Volkswagen of Park Cities, we have a broad range of new Volkswagen cars and SUVs that can meet your needs. Take a look at some options you have below:

  • The Volkswagen Passat is a mid-size sedan that has plenty of room for the whole family while remaining very cost efficient in multiple ways. Fuel mileage is excellent (24mpg city/36mpg highway), and the starting price is just $23,995.

  •  With the Volkswagen Tiguan, you get a quality compact SUV that is roomy for you and the kids without the high price of some larger vehicles at the gas pump. Get 23 city/29 highway mpg, and keep the expense down with a starting MSRP of $35,245.


Don’t get bummed out with cold, damp weather keeping you indoors. Find plenty of ways to get out and about with indoor entertainment opportunities in and around Park Cities. And make your first stop Clay Cooley Volkswagen of Park Cities, where you can find a new Volkswagen family vehicle or choose from tons of used vehicles that accommodate your needs.

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