When you’re ready to step out and explore, our doors are open. Mesquite, Texas, is just a few steps down the road with safe and clean hotels that can help wash off the adventures of the day. Check out the adventures below to find the best places to get out and feel the heat, speed, sweat, and sun together as a family. Pack up the car and step up your road trip vacation in Mesquite!


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Devil's Bowl Speedway
Hailed as the Southwest's most famous dirt track, Devil's Bowl Speedway is the premier venue for racing entertainment. The high-banked half-mile track is a unique D shape to give 10,000 seats in the grandstands an unobstructed view of the entire track. If you want an up-close experience, get a Pit Pass and go down to the "pit" for opportunities to talk to drivers, get into the cars for pictures and watch the race from the center of the track.

Season Information
The season runs from March to mid-October, Saturday nights at 8:30 p.m.

Purchase Tickets
To purchase tickets, please call 972-222-2421 or stop by the box office located at 1711 Lawson Road, Mesquite, TX 75181. Learn More.

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Mesquite Championship Rodeo
For more than 60 years, the Mesquite Championship Rodeo has entertained families with thrilling rodeo events such as saddle bronc riding, bull riding, barrel racing, and more. Have a delicious barbecue dinner at the onsite BBQ pavilion at this authentic Texas experience. Sign your child up to enter a drawing for an unforgettable time participating in some fan-favorite Mutton Bustin'.

Season Information
The rodeo takes place every Saturday night at 7:30 from June through August.

Purchase Tickets
To purchase tickets to the Mesquite Championship Rodeo, you can visit their website or stop by the Mesquite Arena at 1700 Rodeo Drive, Mesquite, TX 75149. Learn More.


Xcape Adventures
With four exciting rooms to choose from, Xcape Adventures is setting the standard for escape room games. The rooms are designed to be both challenging and entertaining with interactive puzzles, hidden objects, secret areas, and cool special effects. All of this is combined with an immersive environment in order to put you and your friends, family, or co-workers in the game.

Open on Fridays and on Saturdays from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. and open on Sundays from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. Learn More.

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Urban Air Adventure Park
If you’re looking for the best year-round indoor amusements in the Mesquite area, Urban Air Adventure Park is the perfect place! With new adventures behind every corner, we are the ultimate indoor playground for your entire family. Take your kids’ birthday party to the next level or spend a day of fun with the family and you’ll see why we’re more than just a trampoline park.

Open Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sundays, 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. Learn More.

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Aim High Bounce
What started as a dream became one of the greatest family adventure centers in Texas! Aim High Bounce is an indoor bounce house and arcade facility that changes out attractions often, so every time you visit will be a new experience! Come with the family or schedule a birthday party with exclusive access to your own area.

Open Monday-Thursday from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., Fridays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturdays from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m., and Sundays from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Learn More.


Become a time traveler! You can experience life in the 1840s as you explore a log cabin and nature trail, a livestock barn from the 1880s, and the unique Lawrence home built 1874 - 1910. The farmstead is a great place for a picnic as you walk the grounds of the Opal Lawrence Historical Park. Imagine the hustle and bustle of farm life.

Open Tuesday-Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. FREE THE FOURTH SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH. Learn More.


Mesquite Arts Center
Enjoy a live concert, symphony, play or stroll an art exhibit at the Mesquite Arts Center. Many events are free or small cost. There are concerts and events throughout the year what make for a romantic date night or fun family outing. Come experience the heart of a thriving art scene.

Office Hours Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For more information on concerts, art shows, and more, stop by 1527 N Galloway Ave, Mesquite, TX 75149, or visit their website. Learn More.

A Full Day in Mesquite, Texas!
Mesquite, Texas is a rarity worth exploring, just 15 minutes east of Downtown Dallas. The possibilities for outside exercise and fun are endless, especially in the summertime. Satisfy any craving from Tex-Mex to Greek with a variety of restaurants, including a few Zagat-rated eateries. Enjoy shopping at Town East Mall or Downtown Mesquite. Looking for an exciting evening? Check out Devil’s Bowl Speedway or Celebration Station. Visit Mesquite for an experience like no other.