This two-day finds & treasures visit offers a unique glimpse of Houston history and vintage shopping in Pearland. Pearland is perfectly placed in the Gulf Coast Region of Texas and within ten miles of downtown Houston and Hobby Airport.
You’ll find eleven, major brand hotels in Pearland. (Choose from Best Western, Candlewood Suites, Comfort Suites, Courtyard by Marriott, Hampton Inn by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Holiday Inn Express & Suites, La Quinta Inn & Suites, Sleep Inn & Suites or SpringHill Suites by Marriott.)
From Hobby Airport, head north to Sam Houston Park in downtown Houston. The 20+ acre park is a reminder of Houston’s past. Visitors will find nine frozen-in-time historic houses and one church set against a rolling green backdrop in the turn-of-the-century preserved setting. The park includes a lily pond, a beautiful gazebo, scenic sculptures, and a children’s play area. The park, originally purchased in 1899, is maintained by the Heritage Society and serves as a reminder of Houston’s origins.
heritagesociety.org l 713-655-1912
House Tours available Tuesday through Saturday. Museum opens Tuesday through Saturday. Allow two to three hours for the visit.
Lunch at any restaurant in the area.
Just around the corner, check out the latest selection of independent films and film work culled from festivals at Sundance Cinema a member of the Sundance Group headed by Robert Redford. Movie-goers will enjoy all-reserved seating, digital stereo sound and presentation, filmmaker screenings and exclusive events.
sundancecinemas.com | 713-223-3456
Allow two-three hours for the visit. (A gourmet menu and full bar offer movie-goers luxury treats to enjoy in the lobby bar or in the theater during the movie. Locally sourced artwork and accents set an artsy vibe in the space.)
Check in at any of our eleven Hotels in Pearland. Relax and get ready for dinner in the area.
Check out the local flavor of Floyd’s Cajun Seafood or King’s Biergarten in Pearland. From cajun seafood to German/Austrian cuisine, Pearland’s international palette will delight. Live music is offered on Friday and Saturday nights.
floydsseafood.com – 281-993-8385 | Kingsbiergarten.com – 832-569-4141
Hotel check out. Grab a hearty breakfast at the Busy Bee Café before heading out for treasure hunting. Located on Broadway in the heart of Pearland, the local restaurant is a popular spot for southern style cooking and great breakfast offerings.
busybeecafes.com | 281-485-8690
If treasure shopping is your enjoyment, there are 17 antique, consignment and resale shops to choose from and are highlighted in a special brochure and on Visitpearland.com
Just down the road, Browsin Aroun’ Antiques offers visitors a treasure trove of vintage finds, new home accessories, architectural salvaged pieces, and so much more. Each section of this unique boutique is creatively displayed and offers thoughtful new uses for vintage pieces. Whether you’re looking for yard art, a new decorative project or a fragrant candle, you’ll love this place.
facebook.com | 281-485-7443
Allow one-two hours for the visit.
Next stop is Hidden Treasures – an upscale consignment store showcasing furniture and home accessories. The 15,000 square-foot showroom offers a unique selection of home décor. Each of the vignettes in the space has a high-end designer feel. In addition to items for the home, you’ll find a small selection of jewelry pieces. The seasonal displays in the store are very memorable and definitely worth the trip.
hiddentreasurespearland.com | 281-485-0404
Allow one-two hours for the visit.
You’ll want to sample barbecue from the infamous Central Texas Style BBQ restaurant before leaving the area. Serving Pearland for over 40 years, the local institution is known for its hickory smoked meats with homemade sides and desserts.
centralbbq.com | 281-485-9626
For more information contact:
Kim Sinistore, Executive Director
Megan Flowers, Sales & Event Manager
Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau
11200 Broadway Street, Suite 1390
Pearland, TX 77584
Email: [email protected]