The suburban city in Tarrant County, Keller is mostly residential, featuring more than 300 acres (121 hectares) of developed land for 11 park sites and 23 miles (37.01 km) of hiking and biking trails. The city advertises itself as “successfully balancing big-city comforts with small-town charm.” It attracts so many people because of its location to the Trinity River. The settlers settled around the wooded region in Keller because of the benefits from the river i.e. water and land. If you ever plan a visit to this city, here are our recommended top 10 activities/places you should consider in your travel plan:
1. Adventure World Park
A perfect playground for kids featuring a roller coaster, water park, wildlife experience, foot bridge, drinking fountains, multi-purpose trail and many more things. Don’t get fooled by the name, this isn’t your regular amusement park but a great city park. With lots of swings, this park has equipment for children of all ages and awesome rides for the whole family. The play equipment is top notch and in some parts the ground is that soft foam which is great for the little ones. It has a great biking/walking trail. Escape to this wonderful park for an awesome day.
Adventure World Playground
Address: 7451 Starnes Rd, North Richland Hills, TX 76182, USA
Phone: +1 8174276620
Hours Open: 8 am - 9 pm
Website: Adventure World Playground
2. The Moviehouse & Eatery
A perfect relaxing place to catch a movie. What distinguishes this place? The plush recliner that allows you to kick back and relax while enjoying your movie on a wall-to-wall screen. The theater will for sure make your movie better. With its full-service kitchen and bar, it can be quite expensive at times but popcorn and soft drinks are unlimited. The menu is chef-prepared and makes sure that you have a great experience unlike any other place.
The Moviehouse & Eatery
Address: 250 Rufe Snow Dr, Keller, TX 76248, USA
Phone: +1 8177412540
Website: The Moviehouse & Eatery
3. Marshall Creek Ranch
Situated about 7.9 miles (12.7 km) from Keller, the lake trails are located on the most beautiful and breathtaking equestrian trails in the state of Texas. You will ride with the Coyotes, White Tail Deer, Great Blue Herons and Red-Headed Turkey Vultures. A recommended ride for every level of rider be it beginner or advanced. Go seek the adventure that is waiting for you.
Marshall Creek Ranch
Address: 4401 T W King Rd, Southlake, TX 76092, USA
Hours Open: 9 am - 5 pm
Phone: +1 8174908796
Website: Marshall Creek Ranch
4. Tornado Terry's Family Amusement Center
Tornado Terry is a family owned business that has been in Keller for over 20 years. It’s a great indoor family fun place which offers two areas to play in: the Token Zone and the Free Zone! Yes, the Free Zone isn’t free after-all, you have to pay 15.00 USD per person to enter the Free Zone but that is totally worth it. The Free Zone is approximately 80% of total games that they offer. They have tons of new games as well as classics like Galaxian, PAC-Man, Centipede and Star Wars, etc. Also, it is a great spot for big parties. How come? Combine the Free Zone with the Token Zone and the custom painted/decorated room and you have the making for one of the easiest parties you’ve ever done.
Tornado Terry's Family Amusement Center
Address: 4530 Keller Hicks Rd, Keller, TX 76244, USA
Phone: +1 8174316121
Hours Open: 10 am - 10 pm
5. The Parks at Town Center
The City of Keller features acres of developed park land, 11 park sites and miles of hike and bike trails. The parks offer bike trails, wildflower meadows, picnic tables and many more things. A good place to have a peaceful walk or cycle.
The Parks at Town Center
Address: 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy, Keller, TX 76248-2114
Phone: +1 8177434000
Website: The Parks at Town Center
6. Keller Crawfish Krawl
Keller Crawfish Krawl is a festival celebrated annually and described as the “best event of the year.” Enjoy a plate full of Cajun Crawfish or jambalaya with all the fixings, there is something fun for all to enjoy. This festival supports the vision and projects of the Old Town Keller Foundation and Merchant’s Association, and the restoration of the Old Town Keller’s Rock Island Rail Car. A great stop for families, tons of arts and crafts and activities are available for a fun-filled day.
Keller Crawfish Krawl
Dates: April 2018
Website: Keller Crawfish Krawl
7. NRH2O Family Water Park
What is the formula for family fun? NRH20. Located 8.9 miles (14.33 km) from Keller it is situated in a suburb of Fort Worth. Consistently ranked amongst the top water parks in the nation, it features 8 water slides, a kiddie area, a large wave pool, a large lagoon-like play area, and a lazy river.
NRH2O Family Water Park
Address: 9001 Boulevard 26, North Richland Hills, TX 76180, USA
Phone : +1 8174276500
Website: NRH2O Family Water Park
8. Keller Farmers Market
It is quite hard to find fresh produced goods anywhere, but that is not the case in Keller. Keller Farmers Market is a local farmers’ market that offers fresh Texas produce, bread, baked goods, meats, tamales, etc., all from the state of Texas. It is a nonprofit, non-governmental organization with the mission of enhancing the lives of the community by creating reliable access to healthy and fresh locally grown food, delivering consistent wellness education, and generating much-needed income and support for local farmers, food producers and artisans by providing programs that foster social gathering.
Keller Farmers Market
Address: 1100 Bear Creek Pkwy, Keller, TX 76244, USA
Phone: +1 6825933507
Hours Open: 8 am - 12 pm
Website: Keller Farmers Market
9. DFW Adventure Park
Are you an adventure lover? If yes, then visit this extreme theme park. DFW Adventure Park contains a wide variety of elements and is situated 10.7 miles (17.2 km) from Keller. With its ATV rides, paintball, laser tag & zip-lines, the park has everything to make sure that you have a wonderful time on your trip. Also, it offers the right set of events to build company culture and help construct bonds. Bring the whole family to this park, the kids are welcomed with open arms!
DFW Adventure Park
Address: 13055 Cleveland Gibbs Rd, Northlake, TX 76262, USA
Phone: +1 8178540085
Hours Open: 9 am - 5pm
Website: DFW Adventure Park
10. Altitude Trampoline Park
An ideal place for kids birthday parties, corporate and youth group events. Altitude Trampoline Park is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from Keller and offers jumping activities including sports and fitness programs, competitive jumping, and just plain, old-fashioned jumping fun. This indoor trampoline park is the ultimate party place and has over 200 inter-connected trampolines. The fun is worth every dollar.
Altitude Trampoline Park
Address: 5650 Kroger Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76244-5684
Phone: +1 8177415867
Website: Altitude Trampoline Park
Packs your bags!
Save yourself some extra days, as Keller has plenty to offer. Your wanderlust would just want more and more as you explore the city further. Keep these 10 things in mind and do not delay. Pack your bags and fly off now!
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