Lewisville ,Texas is part of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, and is located approximately 22 miles from Dallas Love Field and 12 miles from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. It occupies 36.4 square miles of land and includes 6.07 square miles of Lewisville Lake. Surrounded by 9,000 protected acres of nature, Lewisville Lake spans 29,000 acres and has 233 miles of shoreline. With an average depth of 25 feet, Lewisville Lake is large enough to host a multitude of activities such as fishing, water sports, boating, and miles of scenic hike & bike trails. Lewisville Lake is a Corps of Engineers reservoir that is immensely popular for water sports and outdoor recreation in the Dallas Fort-Worth area. The City of Lewisville manages Lewisville Lake Park, a 622-acre park on the south shore of the lake, located less than a mile from I-35E. The park offers a variety of amenities such as picnic areas, RV and tent camping, pavilions, 24-hour fishing barges, swimming beaches, and athletic facilities. Marinas, boat and jet-ski rentals, launch ramps and angler's supplies are also available on Lewisville Lake. Whether you are looking for a hot, new outfit or a one-of-a-kind accent for your home, you will find it in Southern Denton County. Hundreds of stores and places to explore make this area a true shopper’s paradise.
Central Park was developed in 1986 as Lewisville’s Sesquecentennial Park, celebrating 150 years of independence for the Republic of Texas. Located on Edmonds lane immediately adjacent to the North Bank of Timber Creek, the park contains 39.5 acres of which approximately 5 acres is separated on the west side of Edmonds Lane.
Corral the gang for some camaraderie and family entertainment in Lewisville. Exciting activities help create memories that will last a lifetime. Bountiful indoor and outdoor attractions make it easy to find a way to keep everyone busy and happy. Spend relaxing moments at a live performance or movie, exhilarating moments on the lake, or interactive moments at an athletic venue. Savor the flavor of the Old West, dance and sing along to rockin' tunes, marvel as fireworks light up the big Texas sky, and soak up some Christmas cheer at Lewisville's many festivals and events. Bring the family to enjoy impressive live entertainment, food, games, and community pride throughout the year.
SCHOOLS, HEALTH, AND TRANSPORTATION
Public transportation options for Lewisville residents consist of several area Park-and-Ride sites, a Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) station in Plano and Vintage Coach Transportation.
Healthcare options for Lewisville include the Medical Center of Lewisville is a full-service medical and surgical facility offering 24-hour emergency services.