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Downtown Garland

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Your Garland experience is not complete without a trip to historic Downtown Garland, the cultural and commercial heart of Garland.

While in Downtown Garland, browse homegrown specialty shops, colorful boutiques, and public art installations. Downtown is also home to over 12 locally-owned eateries, where you can choose from a wide variety of options including Texas barbeque, Thai, American scratch-cooking, and Tex-Mex, just to name a few.

For a full list of shopping, dining, and arts destinations in Downtown Garland, see the business listing below.


Downtown Garland has a diverse musical experience that will go great with your carefree summer vibe. Join us every Friday evening from May through September for one of the best concert series of the summer!
Check out our yummy Band Together Bundles:
Get all the details here!

Celebrate Thirsty Third Thursdays in Downtown Garland on the third Thursday of the month from 5 to 8 p.m. Visit participating locations during their extended business hours, take advantage of their specials and enjoy a complimentary beverage while you shop. Read more.

📢 Note: Thirsty Third Thursdays takes a break for the months of July and August but returns in September.

Small Business Spotlight

The Garland Downtown Business Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and success of downtown businesses and property owners. The organization advocates for merchants and property owners, promotes the culture of the Downtown area, and creates an atmosphere of pride and excitement.
For more information visit or follow them on Facebook and Instagram.



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The Future of Downtown Garland

Parking in Downtown

Using Public Transportation?

The Downtown Garland Station is served by the Northeast segment of the DART Rail Blue Line. Downtown Garland Station patrons can set their watches by the huge clock tower in a setting where details suggest an old-fashioned train depot, with easy access to Garland's major civic centers and Performing Arts Center, linked by a crosswalk to the Garland Central Transit Center.
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