Marco Industries will be at the 44th annual Roofing Contractors Association of Texas Conference September 19th. Swing by booth 409 and say hi to Barry Broxterman, Craig Barker, Jose Castro, and Gary DeMarco. While you’re there, check out the superior metal roof ventilation and other solutions in the Marco Weather-Tite™ System.
While Marco should be on top of your RCAT must-see list, what else are you planning to do while in Grapevine? The Gaylord is a vacation all unto its own, of course. Situated right on Lake Grapevine, the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center has 4.5 acres of indoor gardens, 10 restaurants, a seasonal water park and two pools. You’d never have to leave and you could still have a great trip. But what’s beyond the beautiful walls of the Gaylord?
If you (or someone coming with you) is a shopper, check out historic downtown Grapevine. It has many charming shops, restaurants and art galleries, including the Grapevine Farmers Market. This open-air market, located at the Town Square Gazebo, offers fresh Texas produce, baked goods, handcrafted and Texas-made items. And, of course, every shop-a-holic knows about Grapevine Mills®. Just 10 minutes from the historic downtown district, this 1.8 million square- foot shopping paradise features 180 stores.
Families will enjoy LEGOLAND® Discovery Center. Located at Grapevine Mills, this 35,000-square-foot attraction features more than two million LEGO® bricks, three different rides, multiple interactive play areas, and a unique 4D Theater. You can even build and time your own race car at LEGO Racers Build and Test.
Another great family attraction is the SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium, also located at Grapevine Mills. Here, you can see everything from starfish and seahorses to sharks to jellyfish. This 45,000-square-foot aquarium features more than 30 displays housing more than 5,000 sea creatures.
If sports and outdoors is more your speed, don’t miss the Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World. Near Grapevine Mills, it’s got everything—and we mean everything—you need to gear up for adventure. Or, bring your clubs and hit the links at the famous Cowboys Golf Club, the only NFL-themed golf club in the world!
As the fifth-largest wine-producing state in the U.S., Texas has plenty of wine-tasting opportunities. And luckily, many of them are in Grapevine! In fact, you’ll find a ton of amazing things to experience in the area. Just take our advice and make a plan first so you can see all you want to see (including the Marco booth!).
Come to RCAT and make a vacation out of it. You’ll find some great products and people to help your business … and get some much-deserved R&R, too!