3 of Our Favorite Things to Do in Garland, TX

Family Driving in Car | Garland, TX

Even though we’re located next to the mighty metropolis of Dallas, there’s also an abundance of fun to be had right here in Garland, Texas. Here are three of our favorite Garland attractions and activities.

Resistol hat plant tour

Have you ever wondered how a cowboy hat gets made? Schedule a tour of the Resistol hat plant and find out! Resistol is world-famous for its handsome hats, and they’ve been manufactured right here in Garland since 1938.

Surf & Swim and Hawaiian Falls

If you need to cool off this summer or have some fun with the whole family, Garland is home to a pair of great water parks. Surf & Swim is located in Audubon Park, while Hawaiian Falls Garland can be found several miles to the north in Cecil Winters Park.

Downtown Garland

Downtown Garland is one of the city’s top destinations for shopping, dining, and the arts. The fine eateries here serve everything from Thai to barbecue. While you’re here, you can also shop for antiques or flowers, enjoy a spa treatment, or take in a show at the Granville Arts Center.

What are your favorite things to see and places to go in Garland? Let us know next time you visit Jupiter Chevrolet for a service appointment or vehicle purchase!

The Best Restaurants to Order from in Garland, TX

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If you live in Garland, you know we have great restaurants. If you are new to the area or passing through, here are three of our favorite restaurants to order from when we are hungry, looking to celebrate, or feed a crowd.

Tom Yum Thai

Tom Yum Thai offers an incredible menu of authentic Thai options, including vegan and vegetarian-friendly dishes. Chef’s Specials include chicken ginger rice, teriyaki salmon, and spicy basil duck. If you want noodles, Tom Yum Thai offers a variety of tasty options including pad Thai, Tung Tac, and Sukiyaki. You can add beef, chicken, tofu, pork, shrimp, or seafood to the any noodle dish.

Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery

If you are craving a sweet treat then feast your eyes on the confections available at Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery. You have 16 signature cupcake flavors to choose from as well as brownies and artisan ice cream. The sweet shop even offers Pupcakes so your furry family member can feel special, too.

Blacksmoke BBQ & Grill

The menu at Blacksmoke BBQ & Grill overflows with hearty, comfort food. From sandwiches, burgers, and deep fried chicken wings with savory sauces to decadent sides, Blacksmoke BBQ & Grill will satisfy your appetite.

After you have enjoyed some of the best our restaurants have to offer, stop by Jupiter Chevrolet in Garland, Texas, to check out the best our dealership has to offer.