For many of us growing up, The Woodlands was the place to go for your favorite concert, whether it be The Buzzfest, Lillith Fair, or Brittany Spears’ first performance back in 2000! However, if you only associate The Woodlands with concerts, you miss out on so much family fun!

Whether you live in The Woodlands or are looking to drive outside the loop for a day an adventure day with the kids, scroll below for a few ideas you can plan in May!


Play Street Museum – Town Square

Your kids will have fun imagining and pretending in their town square or exploring the many interactive exhibits and kid’s activities in their educational play space. Adults are welcome to join in on the adventure or sit back and relax while their children discover a world that is just their size in our interactive children’s museum.

Open Play Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00-5:00



We Rock The Spectrum – The Woodlands, TX

WRTS is committed to providing a safe, nurturing, and fun environment to foster learning, exploration, and safe sensory experiences. Through their nonprofit, My Brother Rocks The Spectrum Foundation; they provide social skills groups and activities for children across the spectrum.

Their website notes to please check their Facebook page for daily hours or to call ahead.



The Woodland’s Children’s Museum

The Children’s Museum creates opportunities that Educate, Empower and Excite children and families through play while inspiring a lifelong sense of wonder and discovery.

Visit before May 13th, so you don’t miss out on their Curious George exhibit!



Car Seat Safety Inspection With The Spring Fire Department

May 11

10 am – 2 pm * By Appt Only

Spring Fire Department, Station 77 – 2900 Cypresswood Drive, Spring 77388

This one might not sound like the most fun way to spend your time in The Woodlands, but its a very important event that only takes 30 minutes!

Make an appointment for a free car seat safety check, sponsored by Texas Children’s Childhood Injury Prevention Center and Safe Kids Greater Houston.

Call 832-824-3481 or email to make an appt or for more details.

It’s best to bring your children to ensure the seats are appropriate and fit them properly. The inspectors take about 30 minutes to teach parents how to install their child’s car seat correctly.



Treeventures – Glow in the Park!

May 20

Have you ever wondered how fun a climb would be at night? Experience a new thrilling way to climb at Texas TreeVentures as lights illuminate the course from below, offering a totally new perspective!

Visit their website to learn more at



Sunset Cinema – Wall E

May 27

Free family movie nights at Northshore Park will feature an animated classic with an earth-friendly theme for all ages to enjoy. Blankets, chairs, and coolers are welcome. The movie begins at Sunset. 



In The Garden – Book Launch

May 28

Bring your child to a reading of poems from the beautifully written and illustrated book “In the Garden”.

“In The Garden”, a self-published book, is a timeless collection of poems and hand-drawn illustrations that explore every tree, puddle, and pond to fill the pages with colorful critters and crawlers!

Your child ages 3-8 and even older will love this reading of “In The Garden”.

Snacks will be provided

RSVP through Eventbrite to get your free signed copy of the book.


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