Once again this Winter, the ICE is open at Discovery Green! The park’s model boat basin is drained, and recycled water from Kinder Lake is brought in to transform the space into the largest outdoor ice rink in the Southwest! In the shadow of the skyline, even the littlest Houstonians can enjoy ice skating. And […]
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Fun Alternatives to a Crowded Water Park
The big news during this hot summer is that a new kids’ water park, Typhoon Texas, has opened in Katy. Just off Interstate 10, this wet adventure-land has already drawn large crowds. And that means that all those huge water slides your kids are so eager to go on will have some huge lines. What’s […]
Take in the Sight of Discovery Green’s Field of Light
Celebrate the Holidays at the Houston Zoo
If you’re looking for something exciting to do with the family this year to enjoy the holiday season, swing by the Houston Zoo and check out their beautiful Zoo Lights set up. This year is bigger than ever, with over 2 million lights to illuminate new, interesting additions in holiday themed lighting. One of the […]
Bring in the Holidays at Moody Gardens’ Festival of Lights!
If you’re looking for something to enjoy with the kids or a special someone, the worst kept secret in Houston is Moody Gardens’ Festival of Lights! Running from November 14th the way until January 10th, Moody Gardens’ light show is the Houston equivalent of the Rockefeller Plaza Christmas Tree. There are more than ONE MILLION lights with […]
Transport to the Past at the Texas Renaissance Festival!
There are very few things in life I enjoy quite as much as fall. I love that it is no longer a million degrees… but the thing that I love the absolute most on this planet is The Texas Renaissance Festival. I don’t even eat turkey but suddenly an overwhelming need for a turkey leg […]
Bill Archer Dog Park, Where Dogs Really Rule!
Located right off of Highway 6 from 1-10, the Bill Archer Dog Park is huge, clean, and could be your pet’s (and maybe kids) new favorite thing to do! There are two well-gated sections: one for large dogs and one for small dogs. The gates themselves are fantastic for your overeager Fido who JUST CAN’T WAIT. […]
Enjoy Live Shows at the 2015 Children’s Hilltop Festival!
During the summer time it’s easy for children to get restless, and you may have run out of fun ideas. This month, the Miller Outdoor Theatre has you covered! Bring your whole family to the theatre next week for the upcoming Children’s Hilltop Festival and enjoy four days of great performances. This annual event will take place […]
Join the Fourth of July Weekend Celebration at CityCentre!
If you are looking for a wonderful place to watch some fireworks in celebration of July 4th, add Houston’s beautiful CityCentre to your list of options. Celebrate America’s birthday at Houston’s hottest new shopping center from July 2-5, 2015 with live music, food, fireworks, and fun activities every night this weekend. These upcoming 4 nights […]
Bring in Independence Day at the Red, Hot, & Blue Festival!
For the 18th consecutive year, The Woodlands is hosting the Red, Hot, & Blue Festival, which will take place this Saturday on the Fourth of July! Every year, visitors come from all corners of the Greater Houston area to celebrate Independence Day at Hughes Landing, Town Green Park, and along The Woodlands Waterway. Free and open to the […]