Geek Out! · Texas Renaissance Festival

Ein Prosit!

It’s that time of year again!  The 2016 Texas Renaissance Festival started this weekend. The theme?  Oktoberfest. The mission?  Camp, drink, and be merry.  You know, let loose. RenFest occurs every year (October and November) in Todd Mission, TX (about an hour and 15 minutes NNW of Houston).  A stones throw for Houstonians. It has become a traditional… Continue reading Ein Prosit!

Eldridge Park · Parks and Recreation · Pokemon Go

Eldridge Park

This is a lovely 43 acre park located at 2511 Eldridge Road, Sugar Land, TX 77478 with plenty of parking.   The majority of the park consists of ten well lit soccer fields, two of which are open play, the remaining are reserved for league play. There are signs around the park showing this park as a… Continue reading Eldridge Park

Parks and Recreation · Pokemon Go · Sugar Land Memorial Park and Brazos River Corridor

Sugar Land Memorial Park

Sugar Land Memorial Park is located along the Brazos River Corridor with the entrance located at University and Commonwealth Blvds. Phase one of the park consists of 150 acres (of 450) with approximately 2.25  miles of walking trails.  There are few trees to provide shade so be sure to bring a hat or umbrella.  During… Continue reading Sugar Land Memorial Park

Highlands Park · Parks and Recreation · Pokemon Go

Highlands Park

This little park is located at 2018 Colonist Park in Sugar Land, next to the Highlands Elementary School on the corner of Williams Trace and Edgewater. Located on 5 acres, the park hosts a 0.3 mile walking trail (not lit), playground, sand volleyball court, 2 picnic pavilions, 2 horseshoe pits, and Parcourse FitCircuit.  There is also… Continue reading Highlands Park

Oyster Creek · Parks and Recreation · Pokemon Go

Oyster Creek Park and Trail

Oyster Creek Park is located off Highway 6 in Sugar Land, Texas.  The park features an amphitheater, picnic tables, grills, art, and a water feature with falls, a pond, and fountains.  The park is open from dawn to dusk although there is nothing to prevent you from being there before sunrise or after sunset other than… Continue reading Oyster Creek Park and Trail