About Tracy Rohrbacher

Tracy Rohrbacher serves in the role of Marketing Manager for Visit Pearland. Rohrbacher began her career with the City of Pearland in 2013 with the creation of the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau as a city department. A native Houstonian, Rohrbacher is a marketing professional with extensive experience developing marketing strategies and advertising campaigns.

Now Open: Chef & Pitmaster Ronnie Killen Unveils Killen’s TMX in Pearland

2019-01-14T13:09:30+00:00 Tuesday, January 8, 2019|

James Beard Semifinalist Debuts His Take on Mexican Cuisine with Signature Texas Flare When James Beard nominated chef Ronnie Killen announced plans to open Killen’s TMX at 9330 Broadway in his hometown of Pearland, his intention was to make minimal cosmetic updates to the restaurant space, outfit the kitchen with a wood-burning grill and serve classic Tex-Mex, albeit with a menu heavily influenced by his [...]

Rodeo Houston’s 2019 Official Concert Lineup Announced

2019-01-07T16:06:22+00:00 Monday, January 7, 2019|

The Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo officially announced its concert lineup for the 2019 season. More than half of the performers are newcomers to the rodeo with veterans returning to the stage including Cody Johnson and Old Dominion. “Though the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo remains deeply rooted in country music, we are also proud to be a part of our wonderfully diverse community,” Joel [...]

TAAF Winter Games of Texas FAQ’s

2019-01-15T16:10:50+00:00 Thursday, January 3, 2019|

Pearland is ready to host this year's TAAF Winter Games of Texas coming January 18-21, 2019.  As we gear up for another successful year, we've put together a list of the frequently asked questions to help participants navigate the Games: Q: What if there is inclement weather? A: Delays and/or schedule changes will be communicated by the tournament/meet organizer of each sport.  In the event [...]

Local Pearland Boutique Specializes in Designer Handbag Resale

2019-01-14T13:06:14+00:00 Friday, December 28, 2018|

Local business owner Melissa Knape created Meme’s Treasures in 2003 as an online business reselling authentic, designer handbags.  The store’s namesake comes from a childhood nickname.  Today, you’ll find Melissa surrounded by a large collection of Louis Vuitton handbags in her storefront at 3108 Dixie Farm Road, Suite 109 in Pearland. Melissa’s early roots in resale included scouting estate sales for furniture, kid’s items and [...]

Pearland Boutiques Social Crafting Workshops Popular Trend

2019-01-14T13:07:05+00:00 Tuesday, December 18, 2018|

Decades ago crafting activities brought people together to socialize while making handmade items for their homes and families. Today, crafting is an emerging leisure time activity at several boutiques in Pearland. Participants take workshops to learn a craft and make new friends. In fact, crafting workshops are among the many things to do in Pearland. For example, the trend-setting girls’ night out crowd has embraced [...]

2019 TAAF Winter Games of Texas Registration Underway

2018-12-12T15:05:28+00:00 Wednesday, December 12, 2018|

Pearland Host City for Winter Games Sanctioned by the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation Registration is underway for the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF) Winter Games of Texas arriving in Pearland January 18-20, 2019. Sanctioned by TAAF, the 3-day event is a sports festival created for Texas amateur athletes of all ages and skill levels patterned after the Olympic Games.  Amateur athletes are invited to register for their [...]

Pearland Hometown Christmas Festival

2018-11-26T14:40:44+00:00 Monday, November 26, 2018|

Kick off the holidays in Pearland at the annual Hometown Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 30th at the Pearland Town Center, 11200 Broadway Street.  Festivities begin at 7 p.m. and include many activities for the young and the young at heart.  The UHCL Pearland Campus horse and carriage rides are a favorite with visitors.  Enjoy live music by the variety band "Kaos" [...]

Pearland Holiday Events Roundup

2018-12-07T11:18:04+00:00 Wednesday, November 21, 2018|

The Christmas season offers several ways to spend time with family during the holidays.  There are so many things to do with the family in Pearland with plenty of holiday events whether you're interested in pictures with Santa, craft market shows or a local play.  We have you covered with our roundup of holidays events in and around Pearland.

Pearland’s Old Townsite

2018-11-21T15:21:53+00:00 Tuesday, November 20, 2018|

History, Art & Good Eats When looking for things to do near Houston consider Pearland’s historic district. The Old Townsite dates to the early days of Texas, when a diverse group of settlers and a mysterious nobleman from Poland, sought new opportunities in the Lone Star State. Pearland’s story began in the Old Townsite 125-years ago in 2019. Today, Pearland’s diverse population is readily seen [...]

Discounts for Veterans Day 2018, Pearland

2018-11-09T17:01:49+00:00 Friday, November 9, 2018|

Several local Pearland restaurants offer discounts available to former and current military in celebration of Veterans Day.  We've compiled a list of a few spots in Pearland with special offers as a thank you for military service: Bombshells Restaurant & Bar offers free meals for veterans of any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces on Monday, November 12 from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. 20% [...]