Family-friendly Pearland has something for everyone, from over 175 acres of city parks to unique shopping experiences, activities, and events. 

Never a Dull Moment

Pearland is chock-full of attractions, both big and small, to occupy every family member throughout your visit to the city. Plan to catch a flick at one of Pearland’s movie theaters, enjoy an event under the pavilion at Pearland Town Center, and build your own LEGO figurine at Bricks & Minifigs.

Reserve your seats for family-friendly productions at the Pearl Theater and tackle an art project at Art Camp 2.0 and Coffee Bar.

Get Outside

At the Delores Fenwick Nature Center, you’ll find live examples of local flora and fauna, kid focused events, and exciting lessons from knowledgeable staff who are passionate about sharing the wonders of nature with the next generation. Brush up on your Gulf Coast facts with Edu-Katie before your visit for a preview of the Nature Center fun.

Find and document the Pear-Scape Trail sculptures across town, learn a little history about the city, and earn points towards prizes from the Pearland Convention and Visitors Bureau office.

Book a visit to Whittaker Family Farm and get up close and personal with goats, hogs, rabbits, and more. Be sure to snap a picture next to their giant rooster mural while you’re there. Or take part in camps, lessons, and show programs at the Bay Area Equestrian Center.

Where to Eat

Grab a bite at Grace Pizza and Shakes for great atmosphere and delicious pizza, or bite into a juicy burger at any one of Pearland’s specialty burger joints. Bring you family to Jimmy Changa’s and enjoy the outdoor playground before diving into Tex-Mex tacos, and stop by Pena’s Donut Heaven or The Snow Cone Lady for out of this world treats.

Swing by the Lone Star Pawz CATfé for iced coffee, small snacks, and playtime with adoptable cats.

Get Your Game On

Geeks, comic lovers, and gamers unite in Pearland where technology meets tabletop and everything in between. Master your Pokemon training every Friday at Pearland Town Center’s SpudsTCG, plan an e-sports event at Valhallan, or stop by one of the Gamers’ Flea Markets at Montag’s Games

KnP Social specializes in both food and fun with delicious casual fare alongside axe-throwing, an arcade, and a virtual simulator suite, and Pearwood Skate Center offers a classic roller-skating experience; great family fun on four wheels.


  • Family-friendly events are held in Pearland throughout the year and compliment any visit to the area. View upcoming events here
  • Pearland makes a great starting point for daytrips to other Houston area destinations, like Space Center Houston, the Houston Zoo, and Froberg’s Farm. With most hotels in Pearland just 20 to 30 minutes from Hobby Airport, you’ll find ease and comfort base camping here
  • Pearland’s hotels are trusted brands that provide convenience and comfort to guests, no matter where their adventures take them. Learn more about Pearland’s hotels here.