Let your kids explore the playground at Brazos River Park!

Are you planning how to keep your little one busy this upcoming Spring Break? Look no further than Sugar Land! This sweet city has plenty of family-friendly attractions, delicious food, and first-class accommodations for you and your loved ones to enjoy this 2024 beyond the break! 


Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center

Facade of the Fort Bend Children's Disocvery Center

Excited for a day of fun and play!

Early Explorers Expeditions

Unleash your toddler's boundless energy with thrilling interactive activities from March 7 to March 29! 

Interactive Story Time: Dive into a world of excitement as young minds are ignited with each turn of the page

Parachute Play: Watch toddlers catapult into a world of fun with every toss of the parachute. 

Music and Movement: Ignite your little one's passion for learning through the fusion of music and movement. 

Circle Time: Delve into social, emotional, and cognitive development while unraveling the mysteries of the world. 

See the full schedule here.


Spring Break Blast 

Get set for an electrifying Spring Break Blast at the Fort Bend Children's Discovery Center, happening March 9-16! Buckle up for a week packed with thrilling performances that will spark your imagination and fuel your desire to explore. Dive into a whirlwind of activities guaranteed to unleash your creativity and curiosity. From mind-bending meet-and-greets to heart-racing performances, each day brings a new chapter to this epic adventure! Mark your calendars and don't miss out!

Saturday, March 9

Rock the Block: Gear up for an electrifying block party extravaganza that'll set the town buzzing! Round up your crew for a day bursting with thrills and endless wonder.


Monday, March 11

Go Wild Day: Brace yourself for an adventure like no other as you unleash your inner wildness! Dive into the animal kingdom's realm for heart-pounding excitement and thrilling escapades.


Tuesday, March 12

Bluey Bonanza: Immerse yourself in a vibrant wonderland dedicated to the beloved Bluey, where joy awaits at every turn!


Wednesday, March 13

Fairyland Fables: Step into a world of enchantment and royal charm, where majestic dragon dancers will leave you spellbound with their fiery energy and mesmerizing beauty.


Thursday, March 14

Pi Day: Get ready for an exhilarating Pi Day extravaganza, blending mathematics and celebration for endless fun and tantalizing treats!


Friday, March 15

Circus Magic: Prepare to be amazed by jaw-dropping acrobatics and heart-stopping antics as we bring the electrifying magic of the circus to life!


Saturday, March 16

Trolls on a Roll: Join the unstoppable Trolls for an exhilarating journey celebrating joy and happiness! Get ready to sing, dance, and share endless hugs.

See more details here!


Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land

Pi Day

Engage your inner geek with entertaining math-themed events on Pi Day at the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land! Don't forget to savor some "pi" (with an "e"!) treats. 


Water’s Extreme Journey

Embark on Water's Extreme Journey as you morph into a drop of water entering a watershed and solve exciting puzzles! Navigate through a maze, making critical choices, traversing rivers, lakes, wetlands, and even homes, until you reach the pristine ocean and discover how everyday choices can enhance the health of your local watershed!

Looking at dinosaur bones in the Paleontology Exhibit

Discovering Dinos at Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land

Don’t forget to add a live show to your itinerary. The Smart Financial Centre is the hottest venue in the Greater Houston area and hosts some of the biggest names in America at their state-of-the-art facility. In March, they are hosting awesome family-friendly shows like Dancing with the Stars, The Price is Right, and Peppa Pig’s Adventures!

To view their entire March calendar, click here.


The George Ranch Historical Park

Get ready for some classic Western excitement at The George Ranch this Spring Break from March 9 to March 15! Join the ranch cowboys as they celebrate the Ranch's 200th Anniversary with Texas Longhorn round-ups, mock brandings, and chuckwagon cooking. Don't miss the Cowboy Fast Draw Association determining the Texas state Champions! 

See the full event lineup and buy your tickets!


More Spring Break Camps in Sugar Land

Young Rembrandts Art Camp

Dive into an art-filled adventure with Young Rembrandts SW Houston at Eldridge Park Conference Center from March 11 to March 15! From dynamic drawing sessions to vibrant tie-dye projects, there’s no end to the fun! Perfect for 6-12 year olds. 

Find more information here.


Overtime Athletics Sports Camp

Are you ready to dive into the excitement of Overtime Athletics Sports Spectacular? Picture yourself amid the action, surrounded by energized kids and the sound of laughter. Feel the rush as you score goals, make shots, and celebrate victories with your teammates. Don't miss out on this unforgettable adventure from March 11 to March 15. 

Find out more here


Playstreet Museum

St. Patrick’s Day Paint and Play 

Get ready to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in style on March 14 with fun activities, including the chance for your little ones to get creative by painting their own rainbow pottery bank or shamrock plate! 


Constellation Field

Movie Night - Center Field Cinema

Experience the excitement of Center Field Cinema on March 15! Join us with friends and family for a thrilling screening of Elemental on our giant videoboard. Best of all, admission is FREE! Grab your ticket vouchers now and be part of the action!


Dining outside at Jupiter at Sugar Land Town Square

Eating out at Sugar Land Town Square


Sugar Land Town Square

The Texas Bubble Wranglers

Get ready for an unforgettable Spring Break experience as the Texas Bubbler Wranglers invade the Plaza on March 15! Prepare to be amazed by their incredible bubble artistry, crafting gigantic bubbles towering up to 10 feet tall. Bring your family and make lasting memories at Sugar Land Town Square this year!


The Boho Market

BOHO is making its grand return! Get ready for an exhilarating experience as The Boho Market comes back to the Plaza on Saturday, March 16. Closeout Spring Break with a fantastic day of shopping at a diverse array of beloved small businesses, accompanied by live music and the vibrant atmosphere of this one-of-a-kind downtown destination. Don't miss out on the excitement!


Outdoor Adventures 

Make the most of the new season and head outdoors to one of Sugar Land’s many amazing parks. 

Spanning an expanse of 754 acres, Cullinan Park is one of the largest parks in the Houston area most popular for housing 267 species of exotic birds throughout the year. The park is jeweled with features like an observation tower, winding nature trails surrounded by thick greenery, a boardwalk, and a scenic overlook. It also boasts the twenty-third largest pecan tree in Texas and is dotted with educational signage throughout the park. With plenty of picnic areas, pavilions, and a lake, you can plan a whole day of hiking, kayaking, and fishing with the family. So, get your picnic basket, rod, and binoculars ready and put on your comfiest running shoes for the perfect outdoor adventure at Cullinan Park!

Another park on your list should be the Brazos River Park and bring your picnic to enjoy under the pavilion while you watch your kids play in the massive playground structure. There are also comfy hammocks to rest on and enjoy a day outside with the whole family! Adjacent you'll find Go Ape's Zipline and Adventure Park if you're up for a canopy tree journey flying through the trees and above the Brazos River! Bring a snack, water and comfy shoes if you decide to go the adventurous route!

Oyster Creek Park is another gem of the city encompassing over 111 acres with a three-mile trail. This local favorite has beautiful scenic spots to take pictures and enjoy the new season with your family. Sit by the iconic rock-lined pond and water feature, hike or bike around the trail, or grill up a delicious BBQ at the park grills as you cherish the new weather. 

Check out the full list of kid-friendly parks around the city.


The Sugar Land Arts Festival happening at the Plaza Adjacent to Smart Financial Centre

Sugar Land Arts Fest

Save the date for this premier festival on April 27-28 features all kinds of art forms like contemporary painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, mixed media art, woodworking, and jewelry designed and created by more than 100 local and regional artists. 

Learn more and buy your weekend passes!


F for Food

A vacation or staycation is incomplete without good food and Sugar Land just so happens to have one of the most culturally diverse food scenes in the region! 

Sugar Land Town Square has the top restaurants in the city. For New American eats, visit Jupiter’s Pizza & Waffle to get sweet and savory eats and indulge in gourmet pizzas, waffles, and crepes all under the same roof. For a more spicy experience, try Mahesh’s Kitchen and choose from their menu of fusion dishes like Mango Habanero Salmon or Goan Seared Halibut. 

Other great restaurants in Town Square include The Rouxpour, which is a cajun eatery that perfectly encapsulates the essence of Lousiana’s famous Bourbon Street, and Japaneiro’s Sushi Bistro and Latin Grill that serves delicious sushi rolls and Latin eats to rock your world! 

To view more dining options around the city, check out our culinary guide for all budgets

Somi Somi soft serve ube ice cream

And of course, the oncoming of spring means switching from hot drinks to cool treats like ice cream! To top off your meal, try some of the city’s best ice cream shops!


Where to Stay

A clean and comfortable hotel is essential for a relaxing vacation. Here are some of the best hotels in Sugar Land:

Hyatt Place Sugar Land is an award-winning, modern hotel that overlooks a pristine lake and walking track. Located just minutes away from Sugar Land Town Square and First Colony Mall, this hotel gives you fabulous customer service and easy access to entertainment around the city.



Drury Inn & Suites Houston Sugar Land is located near Fort Bend Children's Discovery Center. After a tiring day of family fun, you can come home to their daily Kickback at 5:30 p.m. to enjoy a rotating menu of hot food and cold drinks served for free!



An exterior view of the Houston Marriott Sugar Land Town Square from Sugar Land Town Square Plaza.

A front view of the Sugar Land Marriott at Town Square

Located in the heart of Sugar Land Town Square, The Houston Marriott Sugar Land is the only full-service hotel in the city featuring key-access Concierge Level floors, an exclusive lounge, and executive travel services. It is also home to the award-winning restaurant The Burning Pear and is surrounded by plenty of other delightful dining and shopping experiences. This hotel is the perfect place for a luxurious, indulgent vacation. 


 For the full list of hotels in the city.

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