Child tossing baseball at Constellation Field in Sugar Land, Texas

Swing into your next adventure


Are you ready to swing into your next adventure? There's no better place to spend your next spring getaway than in Sugar Land. Whether you're traveling with the whole family or your best friends, Sugar Land is bursting with a handful of must attend events from live performances at the Smart Financial Centre to the International Arts & Festival at The Crowne Fesitval Park a Sugar Land. The "Sweetest City in Texas" may just be the place to experience your next spring getaway.

 

Spring Break Family Fun 


Traveling with young family members?  Sugar Land sure knows how to put a smile on everyone's face from indoor to outdoor attractions. Start your day at Sugar Land Memorial Park where kids can run wild at the playground or spend some time paying tribute at the Veteran's Memorial Remembrance Tower. The park also boasts a dog park in case you're traveling with your four-legged pals where they can wander free in a sweet oasis away from home. 

Take the kids to the Sugar Land Regional Airport where they can watch the private jets take off all while having a picnic and munching on your their snacks. 

If you want to get out of the city for a little while, consider a day trip to a nearby state park, such as Brazos Bend State Park or the George Ranch Historical Park. Keep scrolling down for more kid-friendly places in the "Sweetest City in Texas."

Kids playing at HMNS Sugar Land.

Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land 

Feed your science muscle by wandering through the various science exhibitions at the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land. From studying their amazing fossil collection to exploring their all-new Hall of Technology, where guests can learn about chemistry, energy, geology, and salt.

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Altitude Trampoline Park

If your kiddos enjoy physical activity, Altitude Trampoline Park is the perfect place to visit. Challenge them to play a game of dodge ball or jump into the big foam pit with you. Pro tip: The perfect spot to let them expend some of their never-ending ball of energy.

 

Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center

Take the kids to the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center and let them immerse themselves in learning experiences that help them build their financial literacy and understanding of civic engagement when exploring the exhibit Kidtropolis. Additionally, children can examine the properties of Electromagnetism to exploring a cultural exhibit.  

Join the Fort Bend Children's Discovery Center for their Destination Celebration happening now until March 22. This two week celebration will help you set sail on a voyage of discovery where your itinerary is filled to the brim with exciting non-stop adventures. Stop by on March 21 for two special programs:

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Tending to the fire.

George Ranch Historical Park

The George Ranch Historical Park is an internationally recognized living history site that authentically preserves and interprets the four-generational storyline of a remarkable Texas family beginning in 1824 and spanning more than 100 years. The Park aims to educate people of all ages about Texas history and the region’s unique heritage through programming that connects and inspires learners of all ages. We believe that understanding the past is a key to succeeding in the future.

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Couple painting at The Rustic Brush.

For the visitor that enjoys having a hand in do-it-yourself projects, there are a number of special events and classes going on in Sugar Land. Here is a list of all the places where your creativity can come to life in the "Sweetest City in Texas."

 

Painting with a Twist

March 21 - Family Fun - 10:30 am

March 25 - Skylar the Giraffe - 4:30 pm

March 27 - Kid's Choice Open Studio - 4:30 pm

March 28 - Whimsy Tree - 11:00 am

 

Pinot's Palette

March 16 - Princess Sparkles - 2:00 pm

March 16 - 20 - Kid's Camp - 9:00 am

 

The Rustic Brush

There are numerous times for their Open Workshops throughout the week. Workshops must be booked at least 24 hours in advance and you can choose from a variety of projects when you sign up here.

 

Dragonfire: A Wizard's Tale

Plan your escape at Escape Again Rooms with four interactive puzzles that put you in the middle of the action, including their brand new room, Dragonfire: A Wizard's Tale.

 

Top Spring Break Shows in Sugar Land 


This spring Sugar Land is packed with several great shows to watch from Latin artists taking the stage at Smart Financial Centre to magic shows. 

 

Disney's Moana Jr. show at Inspiration Stage

 

Disney’s Moana Jr.

March 27 – April 5

Time Varies

Inspiration Stage

Disney’s Moana JR. is a musical adaptation of the 2016 Disney animated film, bringing the adventures of Moana and her village of Motunui to life onstage. Moana JR. features all the beloved songs from the film, written by Tony®, GRAMMY, Emmy, and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Lin-Manuel Miranda, Opetaia Foa’i, and Mark Mancina, including “How Far I’ll Go,” “Shiny,” and “You’re Welcome.”

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Marc Anthony performs at the Smart Financial Centre in Sugar Land, Texas

Marc Anthony - Opus Tour

March 28

8:00 p.m. 

Smart Financial Centre

Marc Anthony a multi-time Grammy Award winner, singer, actor, fashion designer, producer and philanthropist. He has received countless gold and platinum certifications from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and has been credited with over 30 Billboard chart hits and over 7.1 Billion view on YouTube. Marc Anthony brings Opus Tour 2020 to Smart Financial Centre  on March 28.

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Savings Opportunities in Sugar Land 


Like saving money while you’re traveling. Visit Sugar Land has developed the perfect curated experiences called Sugar Packets where you can find a Sugar Land Museum Pass to a historical heritage hike to learn about Sugar Land’s history.

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Need a customized itinerary, reach out to Visit Sugar Land for assistance at tourism@sugarlandtx.gov or call (281) 275-2045. 

 

Sweet Treat Spots to Visit


Ice cream from Somi Somi

Photo credit: SomiSomi

Somi Somi

Somi Somi offers irresistible Korean-inspired soft serve in ornate fish-shaped cones. They deliver an unforgettable and personalized ice cream experiences with a Korean flare.

 

Ice cream from Churned

Churned Creamery

Churned Creamery serves up quality ice cream in a unique way – slow churned! Create desserts like ice cream sandwiched in a delicious churro for the best sweet treat!

 

Making something sweet at Kilwin's

Kilwins

A visit to Kilwins in Sugar Land provides an authentic sensory and taste experience like none other. From the moment you walk in the door your senses will be enticed with the warm sweet aroma of chocolate, fudge, caramel and other fresh hand-crafted confections. See creamy Fudge being paddled the traditional way on marble tables. Listen to the sound of a wooden paddle on a copper kettle as sweet caramel corns and brittles are being hand-crafted.  Watch as we hand dip fresh granny smith apples in our signature made-in-store caramel.

 

Popsicle form Frios.

Frios Gourmet Pop 

End your sweet tour at Frios Gourmet Pops where you can pick from a variety of flavors ranging from blackberry ginger lemonade to Banana Pudn's to cool off on warm spring day in Sugar Land. 

Want to visit more sweet spots? Check out our other local sweet eateries. 


Sugar Land Skeeters

Sugar Land Skeeters playing at Constellation Field in Sugar Land, Texas

Catch a Sugar Land Skeeters baseball game anytime after April 30.  Pro tip: Pack up a blanket and sunscreen. Plus, kids can hang out by the basketball court, pool, splash pad, and much more. 

Make sure you grab your single game tickets, season tickets, and mini plans here!

 

Hotel Accommodations 


 

Best Western Sugar Land Inn

Located between Sugar Land and nearby neighbor, Richmond, Texas, guests staying at the Best Western Sugar Land Inn can easily access an...

Courtyard by Marriott Sugar Land/Lake Pointe

The Courtyard Sugar Land Lake Pointe is at the center of it all, whether you are traveling for a business trip or just relaxing. Enjoy...

Drury Inn & Suites Sugar Land - Houston - Sugar Land

Conveniently located off of US-59, Drury Inn & Suites is close to the Sugar Land Heritage Foundation Museum, Fort Bend Children's...

Extended Stay America Houston Sugar Land

Designed for longer stays, the Extended Stay America Sugar Land provides all the comforts of home. Situated between Sugar Land and...

Hilton Garden Inn Houston/Sugar Land

This urban retreat located off TX-6, offers an on-site restaurant and quick access to nearby attractions, such as: Constellation Field,...