Hobby Lobby Hurst

Grand Prairie will be home to a new Hobby Lobby in the 500,000-square-foot Epic Towne Crossing shopping center. The store is being built next to President George Bush Turnpike {State Hwy 161).

Hobby Lobby will be located across the street from IKEA. The arts and crafts store has almost 30 locations in DFW but this will be the first in Grand Prairie.

First Baptist Church Grand Prairie is located a walking distance to the east.

Location History

2001 Google Earth aerial view before the George Bush Turnpike.
Latest aerial images of the site in 2022.
Looking east from the turnpike frontage road.
Looking north over the site in 2020.
Early 2022 street view.

Hobby Lobby Facts

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  • Hobby Lobby has 969 stores in 47 states.
  • First Hobby Lobby was opened in northwest Oklahoma City back in 1972.
  • Hobby Lobby closes all stores on Sundays and incorporates conservative values.
  • Stores can be as big as 90,000 square feet.

Grand Prairie Facts

  • Grand Prairie was established as Dechman by Alexander McRae Dechman in 1863.
  • The name was inspired by the town of Big Prairie, Ohio.
  • Grand Prairie was incorporated as a city in 1909.
  • The city has a total area of 81.1 square miles.

More updates coming soon…