The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion is The Woodlands’ most well-known venue, but it’s not the only one. As a city where residents live, work, and play, it has a lot to offer. Whether you’re planning a day of fun for the entire family or looking for a relaxing day to yourself, there’s fun for all at Woodlands events year long.
Things to Do
These are just some of the fun things to do in The Woodlands all throughout the year.
- The Woodlands Farmer’s Market at Grogan’s Mill
- That Escape Place
- Legends Paintball
- Inspire Rock Indoor Rock Climbing
- 5J Extreme Sports
- iFly Indoor Skydiving
- Pinot’s Palette
- The Woodlands Country Club
- Top Golf
- Shankz Black Light Miniature Golf
- Riva Row Boathouse
- Wet’n’Wild SplashTown
- Rob Fleming Aquatic Center
- The Woodlands Children’s Museum
- George Mitchell Nature Preserve
The Woodlands Events
The Woodlands hosts fun events for the entire year. Below is a list of Woodlands events you won’t want to miss in 2017:
The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival
This Woodlands event showcases the talents of more than 200 artists. Enjoy works of art such as clay pottery, drawings, digital art, jewelry, fiber and glasswork, paintings, photography, sculpting, and more. The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival starts Friday, April 7, 2017 at 11 a.m., and ends Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 5 p.m.
Celebrating Independence Day in The Woodlands
The Fourth of July is a time for celebrating with family, friends, barbecue, and fireworks. The Woodlands is a great place to enjoy fireworks, but it also offers other ways to celebrate the nation’s birthday.
Winter in The Woodlands
Get in the Christmas spirit when the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony kicks off the Christmas season in The Woodlands. After a fun day of shopping, enjoy family time at The Ice Rink in The Woodlands Town Center. The Woodlands also hosts the annual Lighting of the Doves celebration and the International Winter at The Waterway festival.
Taste of the Town
If you didn’t have the pleasure to attend this past February, be sure to add this one to your calendar for next year. For one night you can enjoy some of The Woodlands’ finest dining at The Chamber’s Annual Taste of the Town. Tickets range from $20 for kids and $30 for adults, and they include entry plus appetizers, entrees, desserts, pastries, and beverages.
To learn more about upcoming Woodlands events, check out Woodlandsonline.com.
With The Woodlands’ location on Interstate 45 and the Grand Parkway, it’s only a 45-minute drive to Houston. You can also park and ride if you don’t feel like driving. This service is convenient when you're heading to these must-attend events in Houston:
- Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (Carnival)
- Dinner at Spindletop Houston Rooftop Bar
- Picnic or free performance at Miller Outdoor Theater
- Texans Football Game
- Free Press Summer Fest
- The Nutcracker
As you can see, The Woodlands is a great place to live with tons of activities going on throughout the year. So, what are you waiting for? Contact us today. Ameritex wants to help you call The Woodlands home.