The Woodlands Area Attractions
The Woodlands, TX community has many amenities to entertain and delight you. With the appeal of a luxury resort and within close distance to many of the Houston area's tourist attractions, The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center will be sure to make your Texas vacation one to remember. Offering over 400 upscale stores, restaurants and galleries The Woodlands Mall and Market Street are a shopper's haven. The Woodlands' many shopping and dining environments allow you to experience a variety of other worldly entertainment. The amount of fun you will experience at The Woodlands Resort is limitless, as you explore our vast array of compelling destinations nearby our Houston area hotel.
In addition to shopping and entertainment, The Woodlands offers over 100 parks, 180 miles of nature and hiking trails and the beauty of nature. Throughout The Woodlands, outdoor sculptures provide a cultural counterpoint to the natural forested beauty of the community. Take some time to explore the natural beauty of The Woodlands by car, trolley, water taxi, on foot or bicycle.
The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion is an outdoor amphitheater dedicated to providing a rich assortment of performance entertainment. Programs at the Pavilion include classical performances by the Houston Ballet and the Houston Grand Opera, as well as world renowned recording artists such as Aerosmith, Santana, and Tim McGraw.
The Pavilion is located in Town Center at 2005 Lake Robbins Drive, within walking distance of The Woodlands Mall. For more information call 281.363.3300 or visit The Pavilion website for concert dates and ticketing information. Shuttle service is available for a nominal fee to and from The Pavilion.
The Woodlands has been named one of the top master planned communities in the country for many years. The Woodlands is home to over 1000 company headquarters and growing daily. Families choose to make The Woodlands home because of the vast areas of natural forest, miles of nature trails and over 100 parks as well as all the excitement of what's new in dining and entertainment.
When it comes to upscale shopping, The Woodlands Mall has it all. With more than a million square feet teeming with the latest fashions, The Woodlands Mall offers you favorite retailers, including Anthropologie, Banana Republic, Bebe, Black House/White Market, and more. In the Courtyard Shops, we've gathered home furnishings stores such as Pottery Barn, and Williams-Sonoma to help you discover your own personal sense of home.
Market Street offers a unique outdoor shopping and dining experience. Stroll through shops such as Bath Junkie and Charming Charlie for specialty items or decorate your home at Kirkland's Home or Z Gallerie. Dining options include Jaspers, Tommy Bahama and Cru Wine Bar. Market Street also offers special events such as Jazz Beat at Market Street.
There's always a warm welcome waiting for you at The Woodlands Town Center. Hospitality is an integral part of the successful, high quality of life we all enjoy here. From our Texas hospitality to the vast array of amenities The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center offers, there are many reasons to be interested in our unique community.
Founded in 1974, The Woodlands Country Club offers a time-honored tradition of excellence in a beautiful forest setting. The Club has evolved at a steady pace, with membership encouraging friendly competition in golf and tennis associations and genuinely welcoming participation of new members.
Located 15 minutes South of The Woodlands, Old Town Spring is made up of over 150 quaint stores & restaurants. Sip tea at one of the quaint tea rooms or enjoy a flight of wine at one of the many wineries. Visit museums and unique shops with one-of-a-kind items.
Just a short 30 minute drive to the north, The Conroe Outlet Center features over 50 stores and restaurants to choose from including Nike, OshKosh, and Mikasa.
Enjoy water sports and fishing on beautiful 22,000-acre Lake Conroe. The lake also boasts several marinas and fishing guides for your enjoyment.
The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center is just a short distance from Houston, TX. Because of our close proximity, you can enjoy Houston's many tourist attractions. America's fourth largest city and home to one of the largest ports in the world, Houston beckons the traveler with many compelling options from fine cultural experiences to professional sports arenas - the Houston area has it all. The arts scene in Houston is world class. The museum district's 16 institutions boast some of the finest facilities and collections anywhere - showcasing both historical fine art and contemporary art. The performing arts scene is equally well represented with internationally renowned symphony orchestra, opera, ballet and theater companies.
If professional sports appeal to you, Houston boasts pro teams in every major sport and a trip to Reliant Center, Minute Maid Park or the Toyota Center will be a "fan"tastic experience.
In the Clear Lake area, NASA's Johnson Space Center is a major attraction and within a few short miles of this cutting edge facility, you can visit the imposing San Jacinto monument, which commemorates the battle that won Texas its independence.
Whatever your preferences may be in dining or entertainment, Houston has something that will appeal to you and make you want to return again and again.