The Woodlands is open for business, but the health and safety of our community remains our top priority. Travel confidently knowing our local businesses are doing everything they can to serve our visitors and our community in the safest way possible.

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Visit The Woodlands Blog

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Our blog includes insider tips for visiting The Woodlands. Here, you can get the scoop on what’s new, the best happy hour spots and more. We share new content weekly so be sure to bookmark this page & check back often for our latest suggestions on how you can make the most of your next trip to The Woodlands!

Songs that Play at the Fountains at Waterway Square

The Fountains at Waterway Square offer synchronized water movement alongside a rotating song playlist. A family-friendly musical selection adds to the already beautiful environment of The Woodlands Waterway. Water, music, and light shows occur every 15 minutes. SHOWTIMES Weekdays: Noon to 2 PM and…

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Tips for Attending The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival

As one of the top five art festivals in the world, The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival brings nearly 200 international, national and regional artists to one location. The scenic Woodlands Waterway offers the perfect stage for visiting artists as they greet festival attendees. The annual event…

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Safe Travel Guide for The Woodlands

The Woodlands is open, and we are ready to safely welcome back visitors! Things may look a little different, but know that you can travel confidently because The Woodlands is committed to protecting your health while ensuring you have a safe, memorable vacation. To help you safely explore our…

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Art at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion

The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion held its inaugural concert season in 1990. With classical performances and educational events being the primary goal of the performing arts facility. Physical art pieces being on The Pavilion's property were also a major focus of the venue's appearance. With…

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Fun Facts about the Fountains at Waterway Square

The Fountains at Waterway Square is one of the major attractions along The Woodlands Waterway. Visitors often pose in front of the fountain as the remarkable water and light show perform behind them. Entrance to this area is completely free and there are many parking options available nearby…

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Public Art in Market Street

Market Street in The Woodlands is known as a place to enjoy luxury shopping and dining. The lifestyle center often hosts outdoor concerts and art-based events, much like the rest of The Woodlands, the award-winning area of Market Street located in The Woodlands Town Center is also home to a…

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Nature in The Woodlands: The Koi Garden

The Koi Garden is nestled in the heart of Town Center (the downtown area of The Woodlands). This calming environment sits right on The Woodlands Waterway across from The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center. The Koi Garden is open daily from 8 a.m. to nightfall. Bonus:…

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Coloring The Woodlands From Home

COLOR SCENES OF THE WOODLANDS Are you working from home with kiddos or just need something to brighten your day? Click an image below to download the coloring page. From there, you can print the document or color it digitally! LEARN ABOUT THE WOODLANDS With homeschool, virtual and hybrid learning…

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New Art Benches in The Woodlands

Known for its large number of public art pieces, the creativity and beauty of The Woodlands continue to grow each year. The Woodlands Arts Council stands firm in its mission to promote public art with the Art Bench Project, which since the program's inception in 2015 has blossomed to two dozen Art…

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Mosaic Art from Artist, Dixie Friend Gay

Some of the most recognizable art in our community happens to be created by a nationally recognized Houston artist. Dixie Friend Gay is best known for her public works of art featuring nature and the outdoors. In The Woodlands, Dixie has done a phenomenal job of creating mosaic pieces that are…

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Gypsy Caravan Farmer's Market

April 16, 2021 - April 30, 2021 Macy's & Forever 21 Parking Lot Read More

The Woodlands Farmer's Market

April 17, 2021 - December 18, 2021 Grogan's Mill Village Center Read More

Concert in the Park

April 18, 2021 Northshore Park Read More

Sterling Ridge Artisans & Farmers Market

April 18, 2021 - May 16, 2021 The Colonnade Shopping Center Read More

Sunday Brunch Live Music

April 18, 2021 Avanti Italian Kitchen & Wine Bar Read More