This getaway visit offers a small sampling of things to do in and around Pearland.

Home to eleven, major brand hotels, Pearland is perfectly placed in the Gulf Coast Region of Texas and within ten miles of downtown Houston and Hobby Airport. (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.)

Day 1

Tour the Sri Meenakshi Hindu Temple, the only temple dedicated to Goddess Meenakshi off the shores of India. Built in the 1970’s, it’s the third temple built in the United States and it replicates the original in Maduri, India. This temple also features a grand library, shop, market and cafeteria. Annual events held. Free Admission.
emeenakshi.org | 281-489-0358

killen-tray-with-sidesLunch at Killen’s BBQ restaurant, known for its smoked sausage, brisket and ribs, not to mention the sweets including bread pudding, seasonal cobbler and pecan pie.
killensbarbecue.com | 281-485-2272

Visit the 1940 Air Terminal Museum (original Hobby airport terminal); an art deco museum filled with memorabilia of the golden years of flight.
1940airterminal.org | 713-454-1940

Stop by one of 17 Antique, Consignment and Resale shops in Pearland located along Broadway Street with Cole’s Flea Market on SH35, Main Street open only on weekends.

Dinner in Pearland should include music. Choices include:

Big Horn BBQ
Dubbed the Big Horn experience, the casual atmosphere of the locally owned restaurant and live music with local artists on Friday and Saturday nights.
bighorn-bbq.com

281-741-3289

Day 2

Breakfast at Pena’s Donut Heaven & Grill. The café is a local favorite with delicious breakfast menu selections. Pena’s is easily accessible on Shadow Creek Parkway off Texas 288.
Donutheavenandgrill.com | 713-340-3231

Enjoy shopping at the Pearland Town Center, an open-air lifestyle center features 80 fashion retailers and specialty boutiques with Macy’s and Dillard’s as anchor stores. You’ll find an impressive selection of your favorite stores including Barnes & Noble, Sports Authority, American Eagle Outfitters, Bath & Body Works, Buckle, Chico’s, The Children’s Place, Finish Line, Fossil, Jos A Bank, Josephine’s Day Spa & Salon, The Limited, Victoria’s Secret and many more.
pearlandtowncenter.com | 713-340-0704.

Lunch – Grab a bite to eat at one of the fourteen restaurants in The Pearland Town Center. You’ll find an amazing selection of dining choices including a variety of cuisines in casual dining restaurants.
pearlandtowncenter.com | 713-340-0704.

Experience Bass Pro Shop with its 18,000 gallon freshwater aquarium, a 5,500 gallon touch pool and an 11,500 gallon saltwater aquarium in the stores restaurant, Islamorada Fish Company and 3500 area artifacts, antiques, mounts and memorabilia; the store becomes a living museum of Texas’ hunting, fishing, camping and outdoor legacies.
Basspro.com | 713-770-5100.

Play a round of golf at either Southwyck Golf Club or the Golf Club at Country Place.
Recreation in Pearland | 713-436-5595

Mani? Pedi? Massage? A pampered spa experience is right at your fingertips with Josephine’s Day Spa & Salon in the Pearland Town Center. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing massage or a spa-style manicure and pedicure, you won’t have to go very far.
Josephinesdayspa.com | 713-433-8885

View our Old Settlers Cemetery and Gulf, Colorado and Sante Fe Railroad Depot.
Historical Sites in Pearland | 713-436-5595

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

Phone: 281-997-5970
Email: [email protected]