Don’t let a little chilly weather stop you from getting out and enjoying everything The Woodlands has to offer. You’ll find plenty to do in this upscale, family-friendly community. Some activities are holiday-themed, but many extend beyond Christmas or even year-round. There are so many fun things to do this winter in The Woodlands. 

Check out this seasonal list of our very favorite Woodlands pastimes.

Things To Do This Winter In The Woodlands

The Ice Rink and Winter Wonderland

Now through Jan. 15, skate off some of those extra holiday calories. And while you’re there, take a look at the Winter Wonderland, an extravagant light display that lines two sides of the ice rink. Admission to the Wonderland is free.

Shopping At The Woodlands Mall

Check items off your gift list, take photos with Santa, or peruse the mall in all its festive glory. After Christmas is over, make sure to hit some of those fantastic sales!

North Pole Adventure at Rob Fleming Park

On Dec. 21, bring the little elves out for cookies and hot chocolate, a Christmas craft, and a flashlight candy cane hut. After you get pictures with Santa, spend the afternoon at the park. And be sure to come back the next day for Breakfast With Santa! Both events require reservations in advance. Call 281-210-3950 for more information.

Taste Of the Town

If you’re a foodie, you can’t miss this opportunity to sample food from more than 80 area restaurants. The event takes place Jan. 18 and features contests, raffles, and entertainment.

Arbor Day In The Woodlands

Celebrate Arbor Day with your family at Hughes Landing. This carnival-style function features free tree seedlings and a special birthday party for Puffy the Pine Cone.

The Woodlands Farmers Market

Each Saturday, you can buy the finest goods and produce from local vendors at the Farmers Market. Rest assured that the Market holds its farmers and artisans to the highest standards.

The Woodlands Water Cruisers

Water cruisers are a whimsical way to get around the heart of The Woodlands. Enjoy a boat ride that makes regular stops at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, The Woodlands Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, Waterway Square, and The Woodlands Mall.

Winter in The Woodlands can be a magical time, and the city offers an abundance of seasonal activities. But the fun doesn’t have to end when the holidays are over. Take advantage of the many special events happening year-round in The Woodlands.

Be sure to check individual websites since closures can vary, especially during the holiday season.

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