Mesquite is a suburb located minutes east of Dallas. It is known for the Mesquite Arena, home of the Mesquite Championship Rodeo. The arena also hosts concerts, Arena across, and other events throughout the year.
Mesquite hosts numerous family-oriented festivals year-round and is home to a wide of array of restaurants and shopping. "The Rows of Texas," Mesquite’s shopping, dining and entertainment district along I-635, boasts more than 100 restaurants, over 200 specialty shops, including Town East Mall, and a variety of entertainment choices. including Celebration Station and the AMC 30 Cinema. As of 2016, Mesquite received a Playful City USA designation, for the fourth year in a row.
Mesquite is ideally situated, with 4 major highways connecting the city to the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex.