Texas Made Here
adjacent to Dallas, 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
Global products are made here. As a manufacturing hub,
jobs in fabrication and manufacturing are the foundation, but
healthcare, technology and wireless communication round out the city’s
economic diversity. One of the most iconic manufacturers, Resistol has
made cowboy hats in Garland since 1938, visitors can visit the outlet
store and take home an iconic Texas souvenir.
happens here. Shopping, dining, events and the arts provide a sampling
of Garland's unique multi-cultural environment. Explore the facets of
the community by attending an event or sampling a new restaurant. Take
in one of many performances from musicals to concerts or attend a movie
in the historic Plaza Theatre. With 2,800 acres of parks, athletic
fields, two water parks, two nature preserves and 63 holes of golf
everyone should find something to enjoy outdoors.
happened here. Native Americans first appreciated the land, followed by
pioneers who laid the foundation of the community. Learn about the
historic highway that passed down Main Street, visit the museum in an
old Santa Fe Depot and explore the historic downtown area.
Texas Made Here tells the Garland story. History, global products, memories and possibilities are all made here.
- More than 375 manufacturers
- 12th largest city in Texas
- 57 square miles of area
- Shares a common border with Dallas, Plano, Richardson, Mesquite and Rowlett
City of Garland Website
Garland Chamber of Commerce Website
City of Garland Economic Development Website