The Ultimate Summer Guide To Summer Fun in Sugar Land

Summer is always sweeter here in Sugar Land. Spend your time catching some rays in the "Sweetest City in Texas."  As the days grow longer and the nights heat up,  Sugar Land offers a plethora of event under the sun and stars for just about every age group. From catching a Sugar Land Skeeters game to a live performance at Smart Financial Centre, or Sugar Land Town Square. Read our guide to find out the best way to have summer fun in Sugar Land. 

May Events

 Ready, set, and go! Plan your month with the best activities, including free things to do, and live performances.

Southland Baseball Tournament logo

Southland Baseball Tournament: May 22 – 25

Wednesday, May 22 - Saturday, May 25

The double-elimination Southland Conference Baseball Tournament, scheduled for May 22-25, will feature the league's top eight teams and conclude with a winner-take-all championship game May 25 at 6 p.m. CT. The winner of the tournament will receive the Southland's automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.  

Watching a live concert in Sugar Land Town Square

Memorial Day Tribute Concert

Friday, May 24

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Kick back, relax and enjoy the colorful tunes of Houston Choral Showcase’s Elite Mixed Choir. This performance will include Patriotic tributes to kick off the Memorial Day Weekend!

car show

15th Annual Spring Corvette Car Show

Saturday, May 25

10:00 am - 3:00 pm 

The Corvette Owners Club of Houston presents the 15th Annual Spring Charity Corvette Car Show! Enjoy more than 100 Corvettes, plus you can vote for the winner of the People's Choice Award. All proceeds will benefit local charities. For more information, visit their website*The event will be held along Plaza Drive and City Hall and Surface Lots adjacent to the Plaza.

Sugar Land Sing-A-Long Karaoke

Sugar Land Sing-A-Long Karaoke

Saturday, May 25

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Warm up those vocals, because it’s Karaoke time in the Plaza! We’re giving you a chance to be the star and sing your heart out on the big stage. Grab your singin’ family and friends and come hang out with us for a fun and interactive evening. 

Live music at the Taste of Louisiana Festival

The Taste of Louisiana Festival 2019

Saturday, May 25

2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come experience the award-winning Taste of Louisiana Festival during Memorial Day weekend at Brazos River Park!  Experience 360 Degrees of Louisiana Food, Music, and Culture with: 20 + Louisiana Food Vendors, Arts & Craft Vendors, 6+ Bands, a Chef's Demo, and the Kids Zone with Inflatable Games!

Sugar Land Armed Services Memorial at Sugar Land Memorial Park

Memorial Day Ceremony

Monday, May 27

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

The City of Sugar Land will honor the brave men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces for their selfless service by hosting its 10th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony. This event is free and open to the public.


June Events

This June, we have many events perfect for the family. Click the links below for more info on events to spend the summer with loved ones!

Opry on the Square
Photo Credit: Opry on the Square

Opry on the Square

Friday, June 14

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Come out to enjoy Country Now and Then, featuring country favorites that will appeal to all generations of country music fans!

Lyrics and Lawn Games event in Sugar Land Town Square

Lyrics & Lawn Games

Friday, June 21

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Sugar Land Town Square is turning the Plaza into one big backyard party, so come hang out and have some fun with family and friends. Jupiter Pizza & Waffles Co. will be serving beer and wine for $5, and we’ll have lawn games setup! Plus, enjoy live music from Shotgun Road, a country group that plays the biggest and best country hits from yesterday and today, as well as original music.

Tug-o-war event at Summer Family "Camp out" Fun

Summer Family "Camp out"

Saturday, June 29

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

So much fun was had last year, so it's happening again! Come enjoy a fun, family-friendly event for all ages. Explore NEO's interactive campsite with tents, games, friendly competitions, and even a lawn fishing tournament. Let the kids practice casting a fishing line while they learn about native Texas fish. Learn the right way to wear a life vest while checking out kayaks and hybrid paddle boards. Just coming for the fun? Play lifesize games like 2x4 Jenga, KerPlunk, and Connect Four or relax on the lawn with a game of checkers. There will also be live music from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.


July Events

In July, it’s the music lovers month. We have plenty of musical events from all different genres that everyone will enjoy!

Woman singing

Town Square Tribute: Stevie Nicks & Fleetwood Mac Cover

Friday, July 5

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for a tribute series that will make you feel like you’re watching the real deal! Nightbird captures the fire, energy, and spirit of Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks with their spot-on tribute performances.

Tribute to George Strait performing at Red, White, Blues & Brews

Red, White, Blues & Brews

Saturday, July 6

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Everyone had so much fun the last 2 years, it is now a tradition! Pack up your chairs and head to the Plaza to enjoy snacks and brews from Baker St. Pub & Grill and live country music from Tribute to George Strait to round out your Fourth of July weekend! Having spent time at the Grand Ole Opry, Derek Spence shared the stage with folks including Shania Twain, Diamond Rio, Kenny Rogers, Trisha Yearwood, and Restless Heart. Not only does he sing George’s tunes, but he also looks like him, too!

Sugar Land Super Star

Sugar Land Superstar Auditions

Wednesday, July 10

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Sugar Land’s American Idol-like competition is back for its 14th year to showcase local talent with open Superstar auditions! The 2019 winner will receive a prize package featuring items from Town Square retailers and the opportunity to perform live at future events.  All participants should be prepared to sing for 60 to 90 seconds without musical accompaniment.  In addition, contestants must be over 14 years of age and residents of Fort Bend County to be eligible for competition.


August Events

August has some sweet shows lined up for you! Bring your friends and family out to watch the shows going on in Sugar Land this month.

Participant singing in the Sugar Land Superstar contest

Sugar Land Superstar Finale

Saturday, August 17

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

This vocal battle show is 14 years and running, so be sure to bring your lawn chairs to the Plaza and enjoy Sugar Land’s American Idol-like competition as the finalists belt out their strongest tunes.  Tonight’s Superstar is the Finale and one lucky winner will be named the 2019 Sugar Land Superstar!

Queen Cover band Baroness

Town Square Tribute: Queen Cover

Friday, August 30

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for a tribute series that will make you feel like you’re watching the real deal! Baroness: A Queen Tribute delivers the full Queen experience. Their performances are packed with all the Queen hits including Bohemian Rhapsody, Killer Queen, Under Pressure, Hammer To Fall, Don’t Stop Me Now, and more.

Kids at FBCDC
Photo Credit: Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center


These events will be recurring multiple times during the summer. If you miss the first event, or want to attend more than once, we’ve got you covered with summer fun!

Recurring Summer Events:

Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center Wonder Weeks

Sugar Land Skeeters Baseball Games

The Artsy Soul Summer Camp

Smart Financial Centre Shows

Inspiration Stage Shows

Inspiration Stage Summer Camp

Movie under the Moon

George Ranch Historical Park Events

Giving Spirits Concert Series

Imperial Farmers Market

Heritage Hikes

Make sure to tag us in all of your photos and tell us about your experience in Sugar Land by following us @VisitSugarLand on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and don’t forget to use the #VisitSugarLandTX #SweeterInSL. For more information on other fun ideas in Sugar Land contact us at 281.275.2045 or


Sugar Packets

Whether you’re dreaming about a trip to the “Sweetest City in Texas” or are already here, our Sugar Packets are bursting with inspiration to make the best of your time in our city. Our Sugar Packets are filled with one-of-a-kind experiences, which will allow you, your family, and friends to explore museums, have fun at our unique attractions, taste the world, eat the sweetest treats and more – all at a significant discount. The pass will be immediately delivered to you via text and email. All you need to do is present the pass on your phone or bring a printed pass to show to the attendant at any participating attraction and save over 25% off retail prices and over $100 in added value!