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The Haunted Trail: Sinister Circus – This Weekend!

Come one, Come all! A new circus is in town! Just one small catch: Once you visit the circus, you never come out… Do you dare take a chance to see the show? Continue reading “The Haunted Trail: Sinister Circus – This Weekend!”

Gorilla Hole this Friday!

Gorilla Hole is back with another themed night this Friday, October 6, and the theme this week is The Amazing Race! Your 5th and 6th graders will enjoy an evening of fun games and activities with The Woodlands Township Recreation Staff. Continue reading “Gorilla Hole this Friday!”

Volunteer with Parks and Recreation Today!

The Woodlands is where you live, work, and play. Become a volunteer and make an impact on your community. The Woodlands Township is looking for volunteers for this year’s coming parks and recreation events. Continue reading “Volunteer with Parks and Recreation Today!”

End of Summer Gorilla Hole this Friday!

Gorilla Hole, the popular Friday night event for fifth- and sixth-graders, will be held at the the Recreation Center at Bear Branch on August 18, 2017, from 7 to 9:45 p.m. Continue reading “End of Summer Gorilla Hole this Friday!”

Fall 2017 Action Guide Now Online!

It is back to school and time for fun fall activities! The Fall 2017 Action Guide is now online and residents of The Woodlands are encouraged to make the most out of this season by experiencing what The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department has to offer. Continue reading “Fall 2017 Action Guide Now Online!”

Register now for the 2017 Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas race

The annual Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas event will take place Saturday, October 14, 2017, at Market Street — The Woodlands, and registration for the multi-faceted event is currently open. Easily one of the most popular events in the community, this race includes a USA Track and Field (USATF) certified 10-mile course, the One 4 Texas Kid’s Fun Run, and new this year, the 3.1 Armadillo Run, a 5K race for many other casual runners to participate in. Continue reading “Register now for the 2017 Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas race”

Check out the NEW Sunny Dayz Camp!

The Woodlands Township is expanding the Sunny Dayz camp to be offered at two locations! Starting this week a second Sunny Dayz will be held at the Recreation Center at Rob Fleming. This new camp is an extension of the current Sunny Dayz program at the Recreation Center at Bear Branch but with an outdoor adventure twist! Continue reading “Check out the NEW Sunny Dayz Camp!”

Gorilla Hole This Friday at the NEW Recreation Center!

Calling all 5th, 6th and 7th graders! Gorilla Hole, the popular Friday night event, will be held at the new Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park on July 7, 2017, from 7 to 9:45 p.m. Continue reading “Gorilla Hole This Friday at the NEW Recreation Center!”

Celebrate Fourth of July in The Woodlands!

Residents and visitors alike are invited to celebrate freedom in The Woodlands and enjoy a variety of festivities for the upcoming holiday weekend. Continue reading “Celebrate Fourth of July in The Woodlands!”

Dive In Movie this Saturday!

Join us for a swim and a movie at Cranebrook Pool, 11800 Cranebrook Dr.
The Woodlands, TX 77382 . Stay cool in the pool and enjoy a nice family-friendly flick! Continue reading “Dive In Movie this Saturday!”

Memorial Day Sunday Festival

Kick off summer in The Woodlands at the Memorial Day Sunday Festival taking place Sunday, May 28, 2017, from 4 to 9 p.m. at Town Green Park,  located at 2099 Lake Robbins Drive. The Sunday event will feature fireworks, live music, children’s activities, a keynote speaker, strolling entertainers and more. Continue reading “Memorial Day Sunday Festival”

More Bike Month Events to Enjoy

Bike The Woodlands Month is well underway and what a success it has been! Cyclists of all ages and abilities are taking advantage of the many events being held around The Woodlands to celebrate this growing tradition. But the fun’s not over! Bike The Woodlands Coalition, with the support of The Woodlands Township, has plenty more planned for the rest of the month!
Continue reading “More Bike Month Events to Enjoy”

Summer Camp Informational at Concert in the Park this Sunday

This Sunday marks the last Concert in the Park of the season and the kick off for summer. There will also be a Summer Camp and Pool Informational Fair going on consecutively with the concert at Northshore. Be sure to attend to get all the information you need on summer camps, programs and pool passes! Continue reading “Summer Camp Informational at Concert in the Park this Sunday”

Please allow yourself extra travel time to your destinations this Saturday, May 6, 2017. The 14th annual CB&I TRI – The Woodlands Triathlon will be held at Northshore Park from 7 to 11:30 a.m. As one of the premier multi-sport events in the region, the CB&I TRI is produced by The Woodlands Township Parks & Recreation Department and offers high-caliber competition, first-rate race management and scenic courses. Continue reading “Traffic Impact: CB&I Triathlon this Saturday”

Celebrate Bike Month in The Woodlands

Bike The Woodlands Coalition, with the support of The Woodlands Township, will be recognizing National Bike Month in May and has planned a myriad of fun events during the entire month for cyclists to enjoy. No matter what your interest or riding level is, get out and enjoy your bike during Bike Month in The Woodlands!
Continue reading “Celebrate Bike Month in The Woodlands”

Soggy Doggy Swim Day this weekend!

Calling all dogs and their humans! The Woodlands Township is holding the 2nd annual Soggy Doggy Swim day on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at 10 a.m., located at Creekwood Park and Pond. Continue reading “Soggy Doggy Swim Day this weekend!”

This Saturday, April 22, more than 2,500 participants and 4,000 community volunteers will be participating in the Memorial Hermann Ironman Texas Triathlon in The Woodlands. The Township encourages residents to review the Traffic Impact Plan and plan accordingly when traveling through the community on Saturday. Please call the dedicated traffic hotline at 281-706-4505 for traffic-related questions.

Ironman Texas Traffic Impact

Summer 2017 Action Guide Now Online!

Summer is almost here, and residents of The Woodlands are encouraged to make the most of the season by experiencing all The Woodlands Township has to offer. The Summer 2017 Action Guide has been created to help do just that. Continue reading “Summer 2017 Action Guide Now Online!”

EGGcellent Events – Spaces Still Available!

There are still spaces available for The Woodlands Township’s holiday, egg-themed events this weekend! Celebrate by having a family meal with the Bunny, making a holiday craft, and enjoying games, or amp up your egg hunt by hunting in the dark.  Continue reading “EGGcellent Events – Spaces Still Available!”

Due to issues with our contracted transportation company, all race start times for the 10th Annual TWFG Muddy Trails Bash will be delayed by 20 minutes for all times. Please see below for updated start times. Thank you for your patience as we sort through this matter. 
3:20p.m – One Mile Kids Fun Run

3:50p.m. – 10K

4:10p.m. – 5K

4:35p.m. – 2K9 Dog Fun Run

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