Neighborhood Spotlight: The Woodlands
The Woodlands sits just 30 miles north of downtown Houston and is one of the most noted suburbs in Montgomery and Harris county. Boasting of 28,000-acres of green vegetation and tree lined neighborhoods there’s truly something for everyone, whether you’re just visiting or deciding to call this your new home. Best of all, our Woodlands/Shenandoah location is situated right in the center of it all. Be sure to stop in during your visit to the neighborhood and enjoy a cup of coffee on us!
Here’s all the things to know for your neighborhood visit:
Things to do & places to see:
Market Street—A luxury town center complete with high-end retail shopping, a cinema, restaurants, a yoga studio, hotel, and much more! Calling all foodies and shoppers, to explore the dozens of delicious restaurants and more than 50 retail stores situated in this charming square. Be sure to check out their full calendar of events that take place throughout the year as well!
Riva Row Boathouse— Enjoy The Woodlands Waterway and Lake Woodlands at the Riva Row Boat House. A 1.6 acre park that offers watersport fun for the whole family (and your pets!) Offering kayaks, paddle boards and swan boats for rental—the boathouse allows you to get fully engulfed in the beautiful nature that the Woodlands has to offer!
The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion—The second most heavily used amphitheater in the world, the pavilion is the hub for contemporary and performing arts. Serving as an iconic concert venue for symphonies, ballets, operas, and more, this is a must-visit for those interested in the Woodlands art scene.
Food to eat:
Snooze: an AM Eatery- (Now Open!)—A Denver based restaurant chain that serves up breakfast & brunch classics in a vibrant and electrifying atmosphere. Be sure to check out their famous pineapple upside-down pancakes, unique benedicts and creative morning cocktails including mimosas and bloody marys.
Goode Co. Kitchen & Cantina—A Texas staple derived from the one and only Goode family heritage, this restaurant is one you don’t want to miss. The Goode Co. Kitchen & Cantina boasts of a diverse menu offering specialties from both sides of the border. Whether you’re in the mood from some smoky, South Texas meat, fresh shrimp and crab from the Gulf, or heaping fajitas they have something to delight your pallet and keep you coming back!
Schilleci’s New Orleans Kitchen—French Quarter décor and a menu consisting of Louisiana classics and New Orleans staples, make this a truly unique dining experience. Voted ‘Best of The Woodlands’ every year since their opening in 2010, it’s no secret that they hand-craft the best classic Cajun creole, seafood, and steak this side of Texas!
Amazing events in this community:
The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival — This Amazing festival occurs each Spring in The Woodlands, Texas. With over 200 artists, everyone is bound to find an artistic treasure at this world-class arts festival. Culinary treats and street performances make this event extra special and one you won’t want to miss!
Red Hot and Blue Festival — Every year, members of the community come together to celebrate America’s Independence. This festival is a hotspot for entertainment, activities, and of course, fireworks!
Wine and Food Week — Foodies of all areas come together at the annual Wine and Food Week. This Amazing event, held on Market Street each year and features food and fabulous fun!
We hope you enjoy your next adventure in The Woodlands! We love sharing all the wonderful places and things that make us so very proud of our city.