Perfect your golf swing at any of the three, championship golf courses in Pearland.  Southwyck Golf Club is an 18-hole link style golf course.  Golfcrest Country Club steeped in a long tradition within Pearland is an 18-hole championship golf course. Pearland Golf Club at Country Place offers golfing enthusiasts an 18-hole relaxed golf course.

Pearland has a golf course designed for a variety of skill levels and offers easy access from Houston for a day of golfing.  Click here to learn more.


The Pearland Town Center is the perfect starting point for your weekend shopping escape.  You’ll find plenty of retailers and restaurants to keep you busy for awhile at the open-air center anchored by Dillard’s and Macy’s.

Find fashion must-haves and curated pieces for your home at any of the 21 local boutiques and antique shops dotted throughout Pearland.  For a complete list of shopping spots in Pearland, click here.

birding in pearland


Pearland sits in Brazoria County and is home to more bird species than any other area in North America. During the Migration season of April and May many songbirds are in the air. During the months of July through September, a variety of coastal birds from several species arrive in Pearland’s local parks.

Bright-colored birds and their chirping are the norm at two of the more popular sites in Pearland for birding – the Shadow Creek Nature Trail and John Hargrove Environmental Center. Roseate spoonbills, little blue herons, and cattle egrets also frequent Independence Park and Centennial Park in Pearland as well.  Click here for more details.


The origin of Pearland’s namesake stems from the flowering pear trees found in the late 1800s by Polish nobleman Mark Zychlinski.  Today, Zychlinski Park is home to two of the 20 unique, 4-foot pear sculptures installed around the City.

Known as Pear-Scape, the trail of pears painted by local artists is a nod to Pearland’s historical namesake.  Pears at the Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railroad Depot are a popular selfie spot for many visitors to Pearland.  For a complete list of the Pear-Scape Trail locations click here.

Food & Drink

Culinary cultures collide with over 140 dining choices in Pearland which is home to the hugely successful Killen’s Barbecue noted by food critics and foodies alike.

Craft beer fans are raving about Pearland’s own BAKFISH Brewing Company and the newly opened nanobrewery by Vallensons’ Brewing Company. Click here for a complete list of dining choices.