Mesquite, Texas

Just east of Dallas, Mesquite abounds with family fun and delicious Texas food

33+ things to do with kids in Mesquite, the Official Rodeo Capital of Texas

The Official Rodeo Capital of Texas has a whole lot of heart. The people we met enjoyed seeing a family exploring the city, and as a traveler with a disability, Jodie could get around pretty easily. We got to spend an amazing week exploring and enjoying—though, funnily enough, we wound up not going to a rodeo that had been part of our reason for coming…