211 N. Fifth St.
Garland, TX 75040
Welcome to Garland
Located adjacent to northern and eastern Dallas – Garland is a culturally diverse city with a vast array of options that are rich in history, urban appeal, natural resources and pure Texas charisma. Whether your imagination leads to shopping, arts, outdoor activities or special events-Garland has an adventure made for you.
Texas Made Here is more than a branding slogan for Garland – It’s a state of mind.
Patty Granville Arts Center
The Patty Granville Arts Center includes the Brownlee Auditorium that seats up to 720, and a small theater that seats up to 200. Both theaters are perfect for performances such as musicals, symphonies, ballet, stage plays and concerts. The center also has a spacious lobby ideal for receptions and exhibits.
Curtis Culwell Center
Event planners and visitors to the Curtis Culwell Center are welcomed with open arms into a sleek modern facility that was built with the end-user in mind. With a full conference center and arena, they offer flexible space and a creative team ready to help take events to the next level. The Curtis Culwell Center is the ideal place for public or private events. Such events include graduations, concerts, performances, athletic competitions, tradeshows, corporate meetings, weddings, reunions, church services and other social and community gatherings. The state-of-the-art arena offers seating for more than 7,000 people. It also encompasses six individual arena view suites and two grand hospitality suites. Loading docks and locker rooms are also available for use. The conference center features 18,000 square feet of meeting space including a full ballroom, two meeting rooms and a tiered lecture hall. In addition to the ballroom and arena space, the Curtis Culwell Center incorporates a multi-use concourse and built-in registration area. On-site services include audio/visual accessories, wireless access and catering options.
Hyatt Place Garland is conveniently located off the President George Bush Turnpike in the upscale Firewheel area of north Garland – minutes away from restaurants, shopping, golf and other attractions. The hotel is easily accessible from both DFW International Airport and Dallas Love Field Airport. The 6-story, 153-room hotel features over 12,000 sq ft of flexible meeting space that provides the perfect venue for any group. The Garland Grand Hall can accommodate up to 600 people for various functions. There are additional rooms ideal for small business meetings or training classes. The on-site executive chef will customize a unique menu to fit your groups’ individual taste. Guests can enjoy the oversized hotel rooms including a plush Hyatt Grand Bed, Cozy Corner sofa-sleeper, 42” flat-panel HDTV and Hyatt Plug-In Panel for connecting media devices. The hotel offers outstanding facilities and services such as audio/visual equipment, free Wi-Fi, a daily complimentary continental breakfast, free parking and complimentary shuttle within a 5 mile radius. The Hyatt Place is located adjacent to the Curtis Culwell Center and works closely with the venue to accommodate large groups, conventions and events.
The Holiday Inn Garland is located in the upscale Firewheel area of north Garland– minutes away from restaurants, shopping, golf and other attractions. The 134-room hotel is conveniently located off of the President George Bush Turnpike and is easily accessible from both DFW International Airport and Dallas Love Field Airport. From business meetings to events, The Holiday Inn can accommodate it all. The hotel has over 4,100 square feet of flexible meeting space, including four rooms that can host up to 400 people. The on-site restaurant called Wildfire Bar and Grill serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy spacious hotel rooms in addition to an over-sized desk, 32” flat screen TV, microwave and refrigerator. Hotel services consist of free Wi-Fi, complimentary shuttle within a 5-mile radius, audio/visual equipment, catering options and free parking.
Jerry Andrews Pavilion at Firewheel Golf Park
Situated on a gentle slope at the Lakes and Old course, the Jerry Andrews Pavilion is designed to host a variety of meetings and celebrations. The scenic grounds surrounding the pavilion provide the perfect backdrop for weddings, receptions, corporate events, community outings or any other social event. This inviting and elegant facility, which can accommodate up to 400 guests, includes two indoor rooms and a large, shaded outdoor patio overlooking the Lakes Course.
The Atrium features an elegant 6,300 square foot open, contemporary ballroom with dramatic 20 foot floor to ceiling windows on two sides, which can accommodate up to 450 people at a seated banquet. An in-house lighting system transforms events with architectural and theatrical lighting effects. The spacious lobby is ideal for cocktail receptions and other pre-event functions. The Atrium has been the recipient of the Bride’s Choice Award from Wedding Wire in 2010 and 2011.
The Atrium rental includes use of the ballroom, lobby and outdoor courtyard. All tables and chairs for indoor use are provided. The Atrium staff will design and set the room for your special event. Linens and decorations are not included.
The Plaza Theatre a local landmark opened in 1941 – on Garland’s 50th Birthday – and showed its first movie, Western Union. Now, in its finest hour, the Plaza has been completely refurbished in the art deco style to reflect that bygone era. From the spacious domed lobby area featuring a spectacular chandelier, guests enter the 350-seat theatre equipped with state-of-the-art lighting and sound systems. The Plaza provides the ultimate theatre-going experience enhanced with luxurious velvet seating and a motorized waterfall curtain. The Plaza Theatre provides a perfect setting for the finest in stage productions, concerts, business meetings, receptions and all other special events.
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Poetry Place on Main
Poetry Place on Main is located in historic downtown Garland. Poetry Place is the perfect urban vintage venue. Boasting hand-scraped hardwood floors, embossed copper ceilings, and light fixtures from 1908, this historic venue is the ideal space for every occasion. The venue can accommodate up to 250 people.
Garland activities building
The Garland Activities Building is a non-profit building conveniently located in Downtown Garland with two different size rooms available to rent for any occasion: Weddings, Receptions, Meetings, Baby Showers, Family Reunions and more!
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