About Tracy Rohrbacher

Tracy Rohrbacher serves in the role of Marketing Manager for Visit Pearland. Rohrbacher joined 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.

Pearland – a Pet-friendly Travel Spot

Planning a family vacation, including pets, is a lot easier today than it was a few years ago. Information on places to stay and play near Houston that are pet friendly, well located, and affordable are readily available online. However, being an ideal pet destination also means pet-friendly amenities, such as pet-friendly hotels, doggie parks, public parks, shopping and restaurants. That’s why Pearland’s small-town atmosphere [...]

2019-04-09T14:24:56-05:00Monday, April 8, 2019|

Popular Patio Spots in Pearland

Dining al fresco is still a great option this time of year taking full advantage of our Gulf Coast location.  Sunny skies and the recent mild temperatures are a perfect time to dine outdoors for lunch or dinner in Pearland. Luckily you’ll find plenty of popular restaurants with great patios in Pearland to savor a meal with friends and family. Here’s our list of a few, popular patio spots in Pearland:

2019-04-08T16:06:07-05:00Monday, April 8, 2019|

12th Annual Tony Booth Day in Pearland May 4, 2019

Classic country music legend performs in Pearland The 12th Annual Tony Booth Day returns to Pearland on Saturday, May 4 at Billy’s Hall, 4070 Wells Drive. Booth along with a collection of country music artists bring a Texas dancehall vibe to Pearland during the annual event. This year’s event features several performers including Marty Haggard, eldest son of Country music legend Merle Haggard and Brian [...]

2019-03-26T08:58:53-05:00Monday, March 18, 2019|

Killen’s TMX Launches Brunch and Lunch Service

James Beard Nominated Chef Ronnie Killen Debuts Sunday Brunch with Mexican Flavors  In January 2019, Chef Ronnie Killen opened his fifth restaurant and first Mexican concept in Pearland, Killen’s TMX, for dinner and promised that brunch and lunch would soon follow. Beginning Saturday, March 16, the two-time James Beard nominated chef is rolling out lunch, followed by Sunday brunch—the latter a first for any of his restaurants. [...]

2019-03-14T15:01:39-05:00Thursday, March 14, 2019|

New Event Space In Pearland Fills Market Niche

The newly opened Fête + Function event space in Pearland fills a niche for a stylish yet simple place to host events. The intimate 1,000 square-foot space at 1910 Country Place Parkway, Suite 158 accommodates up to 50 people for meetings, baby showers, gender reveals, graduation parties, networking events and more. Created by an event planner, the space is clean, modern, and current in the [...]

2019-03-07T13:06:47-05:00Thursday, March 7, 2019|

Grand Opening Slated for Delores Fenwick Nature Center in Pearland

The grand opening of the Delores Fenwick Nature Center is slated for Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 5750 Magnolia Parkway. The brand new $3 million Pearland nature center offers residents and visitors alike a place to learn and explore preservation, outdoor recreation and healthy living. Free, family-friendly activities for the grand opening include a “Birds of Prey” demonstration presented [...]

2019-02-27T14:43:57-05:00Wednesday, February 27, 2019|

15th Annual Pear Run

The 2019 Pear Run is celebrating 15 years of police support, healthy living and exercise. The Pear Run takes place on May 11, 2019, at the Pearland Town Center Pavilion, 11200 Broadway, Pearland, Texas 77584. First race begins at 7:00 a.m. Hosted by the Pearland Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association (PCPAAA), the run has assisted the Pearland Police Department by purchasing equipment, K-9 officers, officer memorials [...]

2019-02-26T10:41:54-05:00Tuesday, February 26, 2019|

Bass Pro Shops Spring Fishing Classic – February 15 – March 3

2019 Spring Fishing Classic begins February 15, bringing deals on the latest gear, events, activities and special giveaways for all levels of anglers Bass Pro Shops celebrates the return of fishing season and invites customers to trade in used gear to be donated to local charities in exchange for big savings. The 2019 Spring Fishing Classic is a free celebration taking place February 15 – [...]

2019-02-11T16:32:53-05:00Friday, February 8, 2019|

Killen’s Barbecue Brisket Pizza Debuts at Papa John’s Houston

This Rodeo Season, Find Killen’s Famed Brisket Adorning Pies at Papa John’s Houston and NRG Park Saddle up! Houston’s favorite time of year—rodeo season—is officially upon us! Since nothing says “Houston” and “Rodeo” like Killen’s Barbecue, Chef and Pitmaster Ronnie Killen of Pearland is helping Papa John’s Houston get rodeo-ready with Killen’s Barbecue Brisket Pizza, a limited-time offer available February 18 through March 31 at [...]

2019-02-07T14:30:56-05:00Thursday, February 7, 2019|

Pearland Boutique Expands with Location in Houston Heights

Donna Rich, founder of RichGirl's Boutique (left) with daughter Alex Rich (right). RichGirl’s Boutique created by Donna Rich in 2016 began as a new venture to leave her corporate accounting gig after twenty years. At the time of the start-up, daughter Alex Rich was a senior in college helping with the Pearland boutique as time allowed. This year, Alex is spearheading the launch [...]

2019-01-29T14:28:09-05:00Tuesday, January 29, 2019|