Town Center Farmer’s Market
The Kingwood Farmer’s Market is held every Thursday from 3pm to 7pm (or from 2pm to 6pm during daylight savings time) in the Town Center Park. Local vendors offer fresh, farm-to-table produce as well as locally-made oils, jellies, cheeses, breads, and desserts. Some vendors even sell handmade crafts like jewelry, art, and soaps. The Farmer’s Market provides a peek into local culture and is a great afternoon activity for the whole family.
Kings Harbor Concert and Fireworks Show
Celebrate Independence Day a little early this year by bringing your family out to the Kings Harbor complex for a concert featuring Johnny and the Spinsations on July 4th at 7pm. The fireworks show will begin at promptly at 9:30pm; blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged.
Escape Artist Texas
Escape Artist Texas is an interactive, mystery-solving experience located on Chestnut Ridge. The facility offers different levels of crime-solving difficulty ranging from beginner to advanced. All Escape Artist experiences are suitable for kids ages 8 and up. The Escape Artist experience is a great opportunity for your family to work as team to successfully solve challenging puzzles and escape the game. There are 5 game options, each lasting a maximum of 60 minutes. The cost is $22 per person and time availability and bookings are available at www.escapeartisttexas.com
The Rustic Brush
The Rustic Brush is a great activity for the creative members of your family. Here, you can build and decorate DIY projects with the help of trained professionals, filling your home with handmade décor or gifting personalized items to friends and family. The Rustic Brush offers prescheduled workshops as well as individual bookings and private parties. Prices and booking times vary and can be found at www.therusticbrush.com
Swords and Superheroes Arena
Swords and Superheroes is a somewhat hidden gem in the Kingwood community. It is a combination laser tag, arcade, board game, and paintball center. There is something for every member of your family. This locally owned and operated business offers countless opportunities for wholesome family fun. Hours of operation vary and can be found at http://www.kingwoodarena.com
The Mudpie Company
The Mudpie Company just reopened its doors after completing repairs from Hurricane Harvey. Here, your family can spend the morning or afternoon getting creative by painting pottery. Mudpie has a huge selection of pottery items available to paint at various price levels. Staff members are happy and helpful, and the environment is perfect for families and children. Hours of operation can be found at www.themudpie.com
East End Park
East End is a Kingwood classic for every local family. This park is the perfect spot for Summer picnics, touch football games, evening walks, or family photoshoots. East End is the embodiment of Kingwood’s tagline, The Livable Forest, as it provides a woodsy, natural atmosphere and a welcome escape from suburban life. The park is open from dusk to dawn and can be accessed through the Greenbelt Trails.
Town Center 4th of July Festival
Kingwood celebrates the 4th of July each year by hosting a festival and fireworks show in the Town Center Park. Food and craft vendors will attend, and entertainment will be featured on the main stage. The festival will begin at 2pm with fireworks beginning at 9pm.
Kingwood Country Club
Kingwood Country Club is perhaps the most all-encompassing destination on this list, as it provides adult fun and entertainment as well as kid-friendly activities. The country club is home to swimming pools, cabanas, top-notch cuisine, newly renovated workout facilities, and excellent childcare services. Membership is required for use of the facilities, and prices vary by membership category. More information on membership and upcoming Summer activities and events can be found by visiting their website.
Pump It Up Kingwood
Pump It Up is the ultimate destination for fun jumps, trampolines, and inflatables. The facility offers “open jumps” during which anyone can pay to participate, as well as private party bookings for families, birthday parties, etc. Prices and booking times vary and can be found at www.pumpitupparty.com