Category Archives: Business

IKEA Grand Prairie to open on December 13


IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today announced that its second Dallas-Fort Worth-area store will open at 9 am on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 in Grand Prairie.

The 290,000 square-foot future IKEA Grand Prairie will be the fourth store in Texas, and 47th in the U.S.

Marty Wieder to chair region’s first federally designated economic development district

The Board of the North Central Texas Economic Development District (NCTEDD) has elected Marty Wieder, Grand Prairie Economic Development Director, as the first Chair of the newly federally designated economic development district for the North Central Texas region.

Epic Waters shows off retractable roof and waterpark’s features

The retractable roof is opened at the Epic Waters.©Bob Fitch – 2017

Epic Waters gave its first look at the indoor waterpark’s retractable roof and maze of water slides, wave pools and many other water features.

Taste of Grand Prairie at Traders Village