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Flower Mound Parks

Gaston Park

Gaston Park is one of the many parks in Flower Mound that is being renovated with a theme. A Fire Rescue theme for this park is seen throughout. This park is great for different ages with a play structure for the younger ones and a separate play structure for older kids. Swings, basketball court, baseball field, and benches complete this park making it a great spot for kids and parents to enjoy the beautiful Texas weather.

Flower Mound is known for its parks and trails so be sure to take advantage of this awesome park.

Gaston Park is located at 2651 College Parkway Flower Mound, TX.


Glenwick Park

Glenwick Park is another park that has recently been renovated with a theme. Hop on board the Flower Mound Express for this awesome train themed park! A new play structure with the special turf on the ground for safety are some of the great features this park has to offer. Also, a gazebo with a grill is a great addition.

So if you have children who love Thomas the Train, be sure to bring them to Glenwick Park located at 4243 Weldon Dr. Flower Mound, TX.

Grove Park

Another hidden park in Flower Mound is Grove Park which is on the east side of Flower Mound. This newly updated park has a nautical theme and everything is shaded so it’s a perfect park for those hot summer days in Texas. There’s a ship play structure with slides for children to enjoy. It even has the special turf and it’s blue so it looks like the ocean which is great for kids to play some make believe. So be sure to drop anchor at this fun park.

Grove Park is located at 3901 Braxton Ln. Flower Mound. TX.


Spring Meadow Park

Kick off your boots and stay awhile at Spring Meadow Park. This newly renovated Country Western themed park has 2 play areas for kids of different ages. There are also shade structures for the parents to enjoy some shade while they watch their children play. If you’re into soccer this park is a great place for a pick-up soccer game. There’s a giant merry-go-round and you will see some of the Wild West in Flower Mound, TX.

Spring Meadow Park is located at 4001 Spring Meadow Ln. Flower Mound, TX.


Cortadera Park

Do you like a good game of pickup soccer or basketball? We have found the perfect park for you! Cortadera Park located at the corner of Cortadera and White Bud Ct. has a basketball court and soccer fields. This park also has a few shaded picnic tables and updated playground equipment. There is a pond that the town is going to dredge and stock with fish for the community to enjoy soon. So pack a picnic lunch and bring the family to take advantage of this beautiful park Flower Mound has to offer.

Cortadera Park is located at 2000 Cortadera St. Flower Mound, TX.

Heritage Park Splash Pad

There’s nothing better on a hot Texas day than to play in water. We are giving you a preview of the new splash pad at Heritage Park. Heritage Park has been closed since May 2017 while the town adds a new splash pad, updates the bathrooms, and adds a performance pavilion. This splash pad is fully covered and is right next to Fort Wildflower which is the large play area at Heritage Park. The splash pad is going to be a great addition to one of town’s best parks and we can’t wait for it to open!

Heritage Park is located at 600 Spinks Rd. Flower Mound, TX 75028.

Tealwood Oaks Park

Waddle over to Tealwood Oaks Park for a bright and colorful playground children are sure to enjoy! Tealwood Oaks Park is one of the new renovated parks in Flower Mound and it has a duck theme to go with the surrounding street names. There are several benches along the trail for you to bring a picnic lunch and enjoy a beautiful day. Walk along the trail to get to the hidden playground that is has recently been renovated with the synthetic turf. The playground features 2 play structures for different age groups to enjoy, duck rockers, and a panel with information about ducks.

Tealwood Oaks Park is located at 1900 Tealwood Oaks Blvd. Flower Mound, TX.

The Hound Mound Dog Park

We finally have a park for man’s best friend! The Hound Mound Dog Park is Flower Mound’s 5-acre dog park located on the east side of Heritage Park. The park has separate areas for small and large dogs, hybrid Bermuda turf, seating areas with water fountains and benches, trash receptacles, pet waste stations, and beautiful landscaping. So bring your four legged friend and let them enjoy 5 acres to run around and play.

The Hound Mound is located at 1202 S. Garden Ridge Blvd. Flower Mound, TX.

Bluebonnet Park

People in Texas are crazy about getting photos with bluebonnets. So it was only fitting that one of Flower Mound’s newly updated parks has a wildflower theme, specifically bluebonnets. Bluebonnet Park is tucked away in a neighborhood off of Northshore Blvd and 2499. This park is great for those who want to play soccer as there is a large soccer field available for all to enjoy. If you’re into basketball, no worries! There is also a large basketball court as well.

Two different play structures are available for kids of all ages to play on and it has the turf ground so it’s a perfect park for younger kids to practice their newfound walking skills. The swings are fully shaded which is great for those hot Texas summers. This is a bright and colorful park with lots of themed play structures such as a bumblebee and a fun mushroom for kids to climb on. So if you’re looking for a new park for your family to enjoy be sure to check out Bluebonnet Park!

Bluebonnet park is located at 1801 Parkview Dr. Flower Mound, TX.


Staton Oak Park

Feel transported right to an oak tree forest at Staton Oak Park. You have probably driven by Staton Oak Park and never even realized it was there. It is located at the Northeast corner of Firewheel and Morriss tucked away hidden by trees. An oak tree theme is fitting with this park and is seen throughout. This park is updated with the soft turf so it’s perfect for those new walkers. Acorns and log benches throughout the park are perfect for kids to climb on.

Play structures shaped like oak trees and a xylophone complete this park and make it a perfect place for you to relax and enjoy the beautiful weather. So pack a picnic and let the kids play in the shade at Staton Oak Park.

Staton Oak Park is located at 3104 Staton Oak Dr. Flower Mound, TX.


Heritage Park

Heritage Park is a great and family friendly spot. This park has something for everyone and is a wonderful part of the Flower Mound community built by the community. After being built in 2012 it has undergone 3 updates and is currently in its last construction phase that will add more trails, wildflower areas, nature observation platform, disc golf course, and so much more. The town is determined to make this the best park in Flower Mound.

A new splash pad just opened on April 28, 2018 and is a popular addition to Heritage Park. Stop by on a weekend during the hot summer and the splash pad is packed with children having so much fun with the 14 unique water features. Parents can enjoy it too as it is fully shaded and there are a lot of chairs for parents to sit back and watch their kids splash around.

Right next to the new splash pad is Fort Wildflower, a large playground area with the padded turf perfect for new walkers. There are 2 separate sections of Fort Wildflower; one big play area for older kids and then Tot-town which is perfect for toddlers. There are activities for autistic children and lots of fun for all kids to enjoy.

Needing a place to have a kid’s birthday party or family reunion? You can rent the large pavilion through the town. There are several picnic tables throughout the park so if you have a small group, take advantage of all the picnic tables. There’s also a long trail called Bluebonnet trail that goes throughout Flower Mound.

One of the features that not many people take advantage of is the duck pond/water fountain that is separate from the playground. This is a great area to take family pictures or feed the ducks. Heritage Park is well maintained, offers bathrooms and has a lot of shaded parking so get out and enjoy this one of a kind park that Flower Mound has to offer!

Heritage Park is located at 600 Spinks Rd. Flower Mound, TX.

Unity Park

Let your kids storm the castle at Kids Kastle in Highland Village. Kids Kastle is part of Unity Park, Highland Village’s 38- acre park. This park is nicely designed with something for everyone. A huge dog park area with artificial turf and is sectioned off for big dogs and little dogs. If you have a toddler, there’s a separate play area that is just their size. A big pavilion that is available to rent for parties if you contact the city of Highland Village. If you want to workout but don’t want to go to the gym, there’s a fenced in area with adult exercise equipment that provides a little bit different workout. Off in the distance there’s a pond with ducks and fishing is permitted.

Now let’s talk about the playground area which you can’t miss as you walk up. Kids Kastle is a massive castle style playground. Your kids can feel like real kings and queens here. There are so many crooks and crannies that this would be a great place for hide and seek. Benches throughout the playground make it nice for parents to sit in the shade while their kids run off their energy. If you have little ones be sure to keep an eye on them throughout the castle part as there are so many corners you might lose them but the good news is there’s only one way in and out of the park.

There are restrooms not too far because let’s face it if you gotta go, you gotta go. If you or your family are interested in sports, there are soccer and baseball fields as well as tennis courts. Like we said this park has everything and you could spend the whole day here. So pack a lunch and bring the whole family to enjoy this great park.

Kids Kastle is located at 2200 Briarhill Blvd. Highland Village, TX.

Coffee Shops in Flower Mound, TX

Trio Craft Coffee

Looking for a good cup of coffee at a modern coffee shop? Look no further than Trio Craft Coffee. The owners Carlos and Susan, truly have a passion for craft coffee, community, and entrepreneurship. Three things the owls at the Wise Advantage Group love as well.

This cute little coffee shop is a place you will want to sit and stay awhile and for good reason. Their baristas take pride in their coffee and they even have breakfast and lunch items for you to enjoy. So next time you need a cup of joe, be sure to stop by Trio Craft Coffee and support this local business!

Trio is located at 2650 Flower Mound Road #116 Flower Mound, TX.


Edison Coffee Co.

Can’t start your day without a cup of coffee? We have found the perfect coffee shop for you. Edison Coffee Co. started in 2013 in Highland Village. Owners Melanie and J had a dream after meeting over coffee in college to open their own coffee shop one day. Not only did they open one coffee shop, but they opened 2 coffee shops. Edison has 2 locations now; one in Highland Village and one in Flower Mound.

The focus at Edison is on community and cultivating a welcoming atmosphere that connects people to each other. They source, roast, and brew locally and make their syrups in house with local ingredients. You will find so much more than just your standard black coffee here as they are always coming up with new and creative drink options. Their signature drink is the “fifth latte” which is named after owner J. It is a delicious latte made with local Texas honey and bourbon-aged vanilla.  If coffee isn’t your thing, they also have a breakfast and lunch menu available and treats to enjoy throughout the day. So next time you need that cup of Joe to start your day, be sure to stop by Edison Coffee and tell them the Wise Advantage Group sent you!

Edison Coffee Co. is located at 2570 FM 407 Suite 140 Highland Village, TX and 310 Parker Square Rd. Flower Mound, TX.

Where to buy donuts in Flower Mound, TX?

Sara Donuts

Ask any Flower Mound resident where the best place to get a donut is and they will quickly answer Sara Donuts. The great hospitality, bright decor, and specialty donuts are just a few things that you will find when you walk in this little donut shop. Let’s not forget about the warm welcome you always receive as soon you walk in the door from the owner Faith Sara Ko. They do custom orders in advance and love to make your event special with some delicious donuts.

Sara Donuts is located at 2201 Long Prairie Rd. Flower Mound, TX.


Flower Mound Spas

Mod Facial Bar

Mod Facial Bar was voted the Best Spa in Denton county for 2017! The owner Sandy Nelles wanted to create a relaxing and open spa concept so she put a modern twist on your traditional spa.

You can have a Hollywood glam facial while sitting next to your best friend sipping wine. This open concept spa even makes it so you can get a facial during your lunch hour. So grab a friend or go alone because Mod Facial Bar is a friendly environment that allows you to feel relaxed and rejuvenated affordably and conveniently. Stop by Mod Facial Bar and tell Sandy the owls with the Wise Advantage Group sent you.

Mod Facial Bar is located at 3634 Long Prairie Rd, #132. Flower Mound, TX.


FitLife Massage

FitLife Massage owner, Scott Rau, wants his clients to have a customized massage. His philosophy is not any one client is the same so neither should your massage be. He wants to be on a personal level with his clients and wants to get know each and every person who comes into his massage studio. If you are needing a good pick me up and are tired of going to the chain stores where you don’t know who your next therapist is going to be, please go visit Scott at FitLife Massage.

FitLife Massage is located at 5801 Long Prairie Rd. #42 Flower Mound, TX.


Shopping in Flower Mound, TX

Briesly’s Boutique

Needing to update your wardrobe or add some pieces to it, visit Brie Washington at Briesly’s Boutique. Briesly’s Boutique started in Colleyville in the fall of 2010 and gained a big following so Brie decided to open a second location and decided on Lakeside in Flower Mound. They have been opened since the spring of 2016 and she has loved being part of the Lakeside development and said they get a lot of repeat customers from the residents.

You will find one of a kind items at Briesly’s Boutique because Brie herself works with the local designers to design the pieces. She likes to support independent women who are local designers.

Don’t feel intimidated by going to a boutique because there is something for everyone at Briesly’s. Brie wants her customers to always feel welcome and will help you find what you are looking for. As soon as you walk in you will feel like family and be greeted with a smile. You won’t just find unique items at Briesly’s, you will also find impeccable customer service from the moment you walk in. Brie is so nice she even offered all of our followers 15% off their first purchase if you mention this video!

Briesly’s Boutique is located at 2451 Lakeside Pkwy. Flower Mound, TX.

Family Activities in Flower Mound, TX

Fit Family & Yogi Kids

When was the last time you took some time as a family to relax? With the hustle and bustle of life we often neglect family time and it impacts everyone. At Fit Family & Yogi Kids there is something for the whole family. They offer a wide range of adult classes and what’s so different about this studio is that they can customize their classes and really get to know their clients. After being around for 6 years Fit Family owner, Liza Doll, knows a lot about leading a healthy lifestyle for families.

Offering Yoga, Zumba, Pilates, birthday parties, summer camps, child daycare, and so much more. They have a family class pass that works like a punch card and a $50 unlimited monthly option for adults, both easy and flexible for our crazy lives! Right now they are gearing up for their 9 weeks of summer camps and can’t wait to have kids at the studio all day.

So if you’re looking for a new place to not only get a good workout in but also recharge and relax as a family, give Fit Family & Yogi Kids a try. Your kiddos will love it!

Fit Family & Yogi Kids is located at 3051 Churchill Dr. #250 Flower Mound, TX 75028


Adventure Kids Playcare

Need a last minute babysitter for that date night you haven’t had in a long time? Or wanting some peace and quiet during your next Target run? Drop the kids off at Adventure Kids Playcare located in Parker Square. Adventure Kids is a drop in childcare offering childcare for ages 6 weeks to 12 years old. You pay by the hour and no reservations are required unless you have an infant. They are conveniently open Monday-Thursday 8am-10pm, Friday and Saturday 8am-midnight.

If you need something for the kids to do during the summer, Adventure Kids offers a summer camp with a new theme each week. They want to make things simple and convenient for parents because as parents we all need a break some time. So if you’re out and about and the kids are driving you crazy, drop them off at Adventure Kids!

Adventure Kids Playcare is located at 690 Parker Square Rd. Flower Mound, TX.


AquaKids

Looking for a swim school for your child or a neat place to have a birthday party? Go visit AquaKids in Flower Mound, TX. They started out in Flower Mound in 1999 so they definitely know what they’re doing. Their school is a standalone business so they feature privacy for their students. Contact the facility manager Andrew to find out more information on swim lessons, swim team, or birthday parties at AquaKids.

AquaKids is located at 3409 Cross Timbers Rd. Flower Mound, TX.


Play Street Museum

Tired of telling the kids no at home or picking up after them all day? Bring them to the new Play Street Museum in Flower Mound. Play Street first opened in 2014 in Frisco, TX and has had fast growth with Flower Mound being the 7th location. Franchise owner Courtney Muccio has a background in Early Childcare Education and was tired of being a teacher. She saw play being taken out of classroom and thought what better way to bring it back to children than by opening a museum herself.

The Flower Mound location is owned by Alysha and Pat Beckwith and just opened in June 2018. Play Street is geared towards kids 1-8 and is a safe environment for kids to have imaginative and educational play while their parents can sit back a little. Admission is $11.50 per child and includes a snack or drink. You can rent it out for your child’s next birthday party so you don’t have to clean house before and after.

Play Street is open every day from 9-5 but could be closed on the weekends for private parties so check out their Facebook page to find out their current hours. If you’re looking for a fun indoor place (because let’s face it Texas summers are too hot to be outside) for your kids to run off some energy while you read a book or check your e-mails, check out Play Street Museum!

Play Street Museum is located at 6050 Long Prairie Rd. Suite 600 Flower Mound, TX.

Dance Studios in Flower Mound, TX

Turning Pointe Dance Studio

Have a child interested in dance? Go try out Turning Pointe Dance Studio in Flower Mound, TX. Turning Pointe is in their 13th season and has 2 studios to accommodate their clients. Owner, Amy Houston, emphasizes the values system and her studio is very grounded in the Christian faith.

Turning Pointe starts at 3 and has something for everybody. Make sure to check out this beautiful studio if you have a child who loves to dance or wants to get started in dance.

Turning Pointe is located at 2851 Cross Timbers Rd. Flower Mound, TX and 2613 Sagebrush Dr. Suite 102 Flower Mound, TX


Footlights Dance Studio

They say dancing is like dreaming with your feet and your child will definitely be dreaming at Footlights Dance Studio. Owners Christina Hedding and Teresa Novak bought the studio in January of 2017 after teaching there for many years and wanting to own it. As soon as you walk in you feel a sense of family and pride. A large studio with 6 studios, all with sprung floors to make it easier on your dancer’s body. They have an average of 400 students every year from all over north Texas. They even have a waiting room for the parents with TV’s so you can watch your little ballerina in class while enjoying a cup of coffee.

Footlights offers all kinds of dance classes and musical theater. They offer fun summer camps during the summer as well as classes. Classes start at age 2 and go up to adult. A very strong competitive group with around 100 students is part of Footlights and they have won hundreds of trophies. Footlights is a faith based studio that focuses on the whole student. They not only care about their technique but care about teaching students pride in themselves from within.

Footlights Dance Studio is located at 2500 Northshore Blvd. Flower Mound, TX 75028.


Desserts in Flower Mound, TX

The Flour Shop Bakery

Cookies, cake balls, and pies… oh my! The Flour Shop Bakery is a full service scratch bakery. We sat down with owner Cara Vasquez at her new location in Flower Mound to hear all about this amazing bakery. They have a very large menu that is made fresh every day and they even do custom orders. Their new location is much larger and has lots of tables and chairs and free wifi. They also plan on hosting showers and parties in the near future.

So if you have a sweet tooth or are looking for a special treat please stop by The Flour Shop Bakery at 6100 Long Prairie Rd. Suite 200 Flower Mound, TX.

Pokey O’s Cookies and Ice Cream

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! What’s better than a delicious scoop of premium Blue Bell ice cream? Ice cream sandwiched between 2 freshly baked cookies that’s what! Pokey O’s Cookies and Ice Cream is now open in Parker Square in Flower Mound, TX. As soon as you walk into this little shop you can smell the delicious cookies. Each Pokey O ice cream sandwich is made to order just for you and you can customize your sandwich with whatever cookie flavor and ice cream flavor they have. Ice cream sandwiches aren’t all that they offer. They also offer cookie cakes and coming soon popcorn, pokey tacos, and pokey chow. You can even request your picture to be taken and hung up on their wall where the manager Jeff Jacobs hopes to have the walls covered with the Flower Mound community enjoying their Pokey O’s!

Have an event coming up and want something different catered? Check out Pokey O’s catering and their food truck can be parked outside your event. No event is too big or too small for them!

Pokey O’s is located at 330 Parker Square Flower Mound, TX.


Tropical Sno

Be transported to the tropics with a snow cone from Tropical Sno Flower Mound. Owner Trevor Overton grew up in Flower Mound enjoying snow cones at the old location. He just knew he wanted to bring a Tropical Sno back to Flower Mound. It’s a seasonal business and although they got off to a late start due to some town complications they are hoping to stay open as long as this Texas weather permits. Trevor said he hopes to stay open until the end of October.

While you wait for your brain freeze to pass you can enjoy horseshoes, ladder golf, and corn-hole. There are 3 sizes and they are all reasonably priced. You have a variety of flavor options to choose from and even different toppings. Their number 1 flavor is Tiger’s Blood which is coconut, watermelon, and strawberry. Mmmm sounds delicious! Tropical Sno is located in the parking lot of Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market at the corner of 2499 and 3040. So if you’re looking for a treat to cool off in this Texas heat, go by Tropical Sno and tell them the owls with the Wise Advantage Group sent you.

Tropical Sno is located at 2151 Long Prairie Rd. Flower Mound, TX 

*This video was previously recorded*


Restaurants in Flower Mound, TX

Yellow Rose Steak & Chophouse

What comes to mind when you think of a steakhouse? Fancy, expensive, and upscale. At the Yellow Rose Steak & Chophouse in Parker Square you get so much more than that. They have been around since 2008 and are an award winning steakhouse since 2014. They offer lunch Monday thru Friday, have 160 whiskeys, and host a monthly whiskey club.

Yellow Rose provides a relaxing ambiance for special occasions as well as a nice dinner out. They also offer a private party room for up to 20 people. You will always see one of the local owners there, Svetlana and Sky Schoggins. So next time you’re wanting a delicious steak or to try a new whiskey go visit Svetlana or Sky at Yellow Rose!

Yellow Rose Steak & Chophouse is located at 890 Parker Square Rd. Flower Mound, TX 75028

Urbano Enchilada and Taco Bar

Wanting something different to eat for dinner? Go check out Urbano Enchilada and Taco Bar. Opening in August of 2016, they are a new restaurant in Flower Mound but one that is becoming very popular especially when there is nice weather. They have a great patio with TVs, a fire pit, lots of seating, and dog friendly. It’s the perfect spot to enjoy a nice happy hour drink with friends after work. They have happy hour specials along with daily specials so be sure to see what kind of specials interest you.

If you have a dietary restriction, no problem at Urbano. They can customize their menu items and even make you something that isn’t on the menu. Hungry for some Mexican food for breakfast on the weekends? Urbano offers brunch on Saturday and Sunday 11-2 along with a bloody mary bar and on Sundays they have $5 bottomless mimosas. Urbano is definitely not your ordinary Tex Mex. Owner Lynne wanted to create a casual but unique and special dining experience and she succeeded with Urbano!

Urbano is located at 1121 Flower Mound Rd. Ste. 570 Flower Mound, TX 75028

Fitness Studios in and Near Flower Mound, TX

Altitude Fitness Highland Village

Are you a fan of The Greatest Showman? We found a place right here in Highland Village that allows you to channel that inner circus performer. Altitude Fitness offers fun, effective, circus-inspired fitness classes for everybody. It started in Frisco and owner Allison Roussel opened up her location in Highland Village.

Fitness doesn’t have to be boring and at Altitude that is definitely true. They offer aerial fitness classes that include yoga, hoop, and hammock. They also have pole fitness classes. Aerial and pole fitness provides a full body workout that is different than your typical classes. If flying and twisting your body isn’t your thing, that’s fine. They have a wide range of Zumba and yoga classes. Hard to believe that they offer even more but they do. Kids classes are becoming popular because it allows children ages 5-12 to gain confidence and strength while having fun. Planning a bachelorette party or birthday party and wanting something more than just dinner? Book your party at Altitude and have fun with the girls while getting a good workout in!

Propel your fitness and visit Allison at Altitude Fitness. They have a wide range of class times and prices so you’ll be sure to find something that meets your needs.

Altitude Fitness is located at 1800 Justin Rd. #1830A Highland Village, TX.


Delis in and Near Flower Mound, TX

The Salty Cow [Lewisville, TX ~ 10 mins away]

We are always looking for hidden gems in the Flower Mound area and we found the perfect one for all you foodies. The Salty Cow in Lewisville is a specialty cheese store that just opened up in November. It’s a little hidden in the Castle Hills neighborhood but once you find it you will find several unique shops and a nice patio to enjoy.

Owners Jennifer and Harold moved to Texas from New York City 6 years ago and missed having close by specialty stores so they decided to open up their own. The Salty Cow features cheeses from all over the world and they are always bringing in new cheeses. They also offer cheese platters, olive oils and chocolates. They have a partnership with the liquor store next door so you can enjoy a nice glass of wine with your cheese. If you’re in the mood for some good cheese, give The Salty Cow a visit.

The Salty Cow is located at 2540 King Arthur Blvd Ste. 114 Lewisville, TX.