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Located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, you will find Grapevine, Texas. Grapevine is 50,000 residents strong and while that is not necessarily a small town, there is a small town feel. The heart of Grapevine is the Downtown / Main Street area which is lined with Seventy-five restored buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places filled with art galleries, gift shops, restaurants, clothing boutiques, antique stores and a farmers market. In Downtown Grapevine you will also find Grapevine’s historic Palace Theatre and Grapevine’s Vintage Railroad. If you fill up on your share of fun there, you can always make a trip over to Grapevine Mills Mall or the Bass Pro Shop. Grapevine is home to two of the best resort hotels in the Metroplex – the Gaylord Texan and the Great Wolf Lodge. Grapevine has so many things to do including over six local wineries or tasting rooms. You can sample wine, take wine tours, or just relax and enjoy some good food and music at any of the wineries in town. Grapevine also has three of the best golf courses in the Metroplex – Bear Creek Golf Club, Cowboys Golf Club, and Grapevine Municipal Golf Course. All three are meticulously maintained and open year round for golf. Grapevine is located on southern border of Grapevine Lake. The lake area is filled with parks, hiking trails, and campgrounds that are sure to awaken your outdoor spirit. Grapevine Lake is a great spot for recreational boating or fishing. Grapevine is also unique in that it offers up so many festivals, events, and things to do all the while maintaining its small town charm. Grapevine is served by two school districts; Grapevine- Colleyville ISD and Carroll ISD. GCISD has 11 National Blue Ribbon Schools, including Heritage Elementary School, which earned the honor under the “No Child Left Behind” initiative. Both high schools earned places on U.S. News and Newsweek’s Best High Schools lists and four elementary schools were named to the 2011 National Center for Education Achievement's Higher Performing Schools List. Carroll ISD is one of the largest districts in the state of Texas to earn the top rating of "Exemplary" by the Texas Education Agency. CISD has a zero percent drop out rate, a 97 percent attendance rate and consistently scores above the state and national averages on assessments. Five of CISD's schools have been named National Blue Ribbon Schools by the U.S. Department of Education. Seven of 11 campuses were named to the Texas Business Education Coalition's 2011 Honor Roll. Carroll ISD earned the coveted 5A Lone Star Cup in 2012 for achieving the highest number of points in academics, athletics and fine arts competitions. With outstanding schools, affordable housing, access to high wages, and an exceptionally high quality of life, Grapevine is an excellent place to live.