Over 600 acres of park land and a variety of community and special events combined with countless attractions within a 20-minute drive means that in Southlake, you are never far from adventure.

Parks & Recreation

Southlake is a community recognized for its award-winning parks, manicured landscapes and preserved open spaces. With more than 600 acres of park land and access to an additional 577 acres of natural open space, the Southlake parks system offers visitors a combination of developed parks and open space, miles of trails, outstanding athletic fields, and beautiful ponds, pavilions and facilities. We invite you to explore all of our parks and learn more about the amenities Southlake has to offer. The Interactive City Parks Map provides a tour of the many public parks around the City of Southlake. Learn more
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The Marq Southlake

The Marq Southlake is a multipurpose, community center comprised of Legends Hall and Champions Club.

Legends Hall

Open since 2015, Legends Hall was built to the highest standards for which Southlake is known. Beautifully designed, Legends Hall is a premier activity and event venue within the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. The property features 23,000 square feet of meeting and function space and is perfect for weddings, corporate events, conferences, trade shows, and much more. Legends Hall also includes the Senior Activity Center which offers members a variety of opportunities to socialize with friends and keep the mind, body, and spirit engaged in meaningful pursuits.

Champions Club

Champions Club, opened in April 2019, is a state-of-the-art fitness and aquatic facility. With 82,000 square feet of high-end amenities, Champions Club offers endless opportunities for fitness and fun. Featuring spaces for strength and cardio training, a two court gymnasium, indoor/outdoor turf areas, indoor aquatics center, walk/ jog track, and indoor playground, Champions Club has something for everyone in the family.


Whether you’re celebrating a holiday or creating your own, do it in Southlake, where simple gatherings turn into special celebrations with the perfect touch of flair. No matter what the season, there is always something fun and exciting happening in Southlake. Here you’ll find events that cater to your inner artist and festive spirit, your taste for adventure and your holiday cheer. Visit our special events calendar to find your next adventure in Southlake.
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Celebrate Southlake

Celebrate Southlake is a community event designed to bring the people of Southlake together in celebration of our cultural diversity through food, music, performances, entertainment, and engaging conversations.
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Art in the Square

Recently ranked as the #1 fine art event in the United States, Art in the Square is Southlake’s annual, juried art festival. The weekend art show features 145+ renowned artists, live music, tasty food and drink selections, and a fantastic Kid’s Zone.
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Stars & Stripes

Celebrate America’s founding with an unforgettable night of family-friendly revelry in Southlake, Texas. Every year, thousands gather at Town Square and nearby parks for Stars & Stripes. This epic outdoor celebration features live music, family activities, and a variety of food vendors that transform the community into one big patriotic party—all culminating in a colorful fireworks extravaganza at the end of the night.
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Oktoberfest is Southlake’s annual German festival. Planned by the Southlake Chamber of Commerce, the weekend festival offers activities for all ages, including a Sports Zone and a Kid’s Area. Take a stroll through Southlake Town Square while looking at handcrafted arts and crafts, enjoying great food, and listening to live entertainment. Don’t miss the popular Wiener Dog Races!

Home for the Holidays & Tree Lighting

Find your perfect holiday tradition in Southlake. Southlake, Texas, is made for the holidays. Everything about the season is magic: the glow of the lights, the comforting hum of those familiar, timeless songs, the colorful decorations, the decadent food, the whimsy and good will, the spirit of generosity. Each year, Southlake Town Square transforms into a festive wonderland of celebration, with wall-to-wall activities from mid-November to Christmas. Festivities begin with the Tree Lighting event each November. Start planning your holiday trip to Southlake today at www.SouthlakeHomefortheHolidays.com and experience the wonders of the season, perfected.
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The perfect playground. With countless major attractions within a 20-minute drive, you’re never far from your next new experience. Every day, every weekend, there is something new to enjoy, a new store to discover and a new experience to remember. Plan your next adventure today.