Your Summer Guide to Tomball TX

Looking for something to do this summer in Tomball TX? Our Summer Guide has ideas for everyone!

Tomball TX has so much to offer that you don't need to leave the area to have a great time. Located just north of Houston, Tomball offers visitors nature trails, shopping and dining opportunities, as well as recreation activities like golfing and swimming. Explore everything Tomball has to offer right here in our Summer Guide. There are endless things you can do this summer, and we've rounded up some of our favorites for you below.

Closest Waterpark in Tomball TX

Rob Fleming Aquatic Center - This neighborhood parks offers kids, a lazy river, a water slide, and lap lanes.

Address: 6535 Creekside Forest Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77389, United States

Favorite Splash Pads in Tomball TX

Jerry Matheson Park - This community park offers a swimming pool, tennis courts, a baseball field and a playground for toddlers.

Address: 1240 Ulrich Rd, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Favorite Parks in Tomball TX

Broussard Community Park - This park has lots of fun play structures that kids of all ages enjoy. There's also a fishing dock, walking trail, and picnic tables!

Address: 1414 E Hufsmith Rd, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Jerry Matheson Park - A friendly community park with an outdoor pool, tennis courts, a baseball field and playground equipment for toddlers.

Address: 1240 Ulrich Rd, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Juergens Park - This lovely park features a pavilion, playground for kids, restroom, barbecue pits, swings, picnic tables and more.

Address: 1331 Ulrich Rd, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Mathews Park - This park has lots of fun things to do. It has swings, a playground, a basketball court, a swimming pool and a gazebo with a built-in barbecue pit.

Address: 1728 E Hufsmith Rd, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Spring Creek Park - Park with campsites, RV hookups, a playground, trails, picnic areas, athletic facilities and more.

Address: 15012 Brown Rd, Tomball, TX 77377, United States

Martin Luther King Jr. Park - A great place for kids to run and play. There are wonderful playgrounds, basketball courts, water fountains, restrooms and picnic tables!

Address: 403 S Chestnut Dr, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Burroughs Park - Enjoy 320 acres of trails, fishing at the lake and many playgrounds, sports fields, and more.

Address: 9738 Hufsmith Rd, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

3 Food Trucks to Check Out in Tomball TX

403 EATS - This food truck park is one of our favorite places to hang out on summer evening in Tomball. Not only is it kid friendly, but it is dog friendly. They have a 1,000 square foot air conditioned porch with free wi-fi, TVs , and seating. The porch serves Southern tea, beer, wine, and margaritas. The food trucks include Dexter Dogs, Venezuelan Taste, Señor Burrito Company, El Bitute, and Mega Meltz.

Address: 403 E Main St, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Day Trips to Not Miss Out On in Tomball TX

Railroad Depot - If you're interested in the history of the town, check out the Railroad Depot on Main Street. It's just a stone's throw away from Main Street and sits right next to the railroad tracks. The depot was renovated a few years ago and now houses a museum with relics from the railroad days past and also a model train.

Address: 201 South Elm, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Tomball Museum Center - The Tomball Museum Center is more than a collection of buildings packed with stuff; it’s a glimpse into the history of Tomball. The center contains many historic buildings including a log cabin, schoolhouse, church, and oil camp house.

Address: 510 N Pine St, Tomball, TX 77375, United States.

Galveston - In approximately 90 minutes, you can travel from Tomball to Galveston, Texas by car. Galveston is an island city on the Gulf Coast of Texas. It's known for Moody Gardens where giant glass pyramids house sharks, monkeys and other animals. Amusement rides and restaurants line Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier on the south shore.

Address: Galveston, Texas, USA

Kleb Woods Nature Preserve - For decades, the Kleb Woods Nature Preserve has been a popular destination for hikers, bird watchers and history buffs. Once owned by descendants of Conrad Kleb, a German immigrant who settled the area in the 1840’s, it was a farm until 1933 when then-owner Elmer Kleb let the land go back to nature.

Address: 20303 Draper Rd, Tomball, TX 77377, United States

Tomball Farmers Market - The Tomball Farmers Market visitors can browse local fruits and vegetables, homemade pastas and sauces, whole bean coffees, and fresh meats. Other goodies on hand include ceramics, llama wool rugs, breads, and soaps.

Address: 205 W Main St, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Closest Public Bodies of Water in Tomball TX

Marchs Pond - The pond is a great place to enjoy the outdoors, catch and release fishing, and observe flora and fauna.

Address: Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Marshall Lake - This is a wonderful place to take a boat ride and go fishing, as well as enjoy a trail walk. The park has restrooms available.

Address: Cypresswood Dr, Houston, TX 77070, United States

(Don't forget, Tomball is just 40 minutes south of Lake Conroe.)

Events to Not Miss in Tomball TX

Joe Purdy @Main Street Crossing
When: Fri, Jul 22, 6:00 AM
Where: 111 W Main St, Tomball, TX, United States

Jonah Miles @ Graze
When: Fri, Jul 22, 6:00 PM
Where: 208 N Elm St, Tomball, TX, United States

BUMPERS & BBQ Summer Show Series
When: Sat, Jul 23, 5:00 – 8:00 PM CDT
Where: Rudy's "Country Store" and Bar-B-Q
24503 Tomball Pkwy, Tomball, TX, United States

Loverboy @ The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
When: Sun, Jul 24, 6:45 – 10:45 PM
Where: 2005 Lake Robbins Dr, The Woodlands, TX, United States

Tomball Farmers Market
When: Sat, Jul 23, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM CDT
Where: Tomball Railroad Depot Plaza
201 South Elm, Tomball, TX, United States

Walk-in Workshop
When: Thu, Jul 21, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM CDT
Where: The Craft Chicks
304 Market St, Tomball, TX, United States

Summer Community Day at Main Event
When: Sat, Jul 23, 2:00 PM CDT
Where: Main Event Tomball
24620 Tomball Pkwy, Tomball, TX, United States

Backcourt Battle
When: Sat, Jul 23, 4:00 AM – Sun, Jul 24, 4:00 AM CDT
Where:Salem Lutheran Church & School
22601 Lutheran Church Rd, Tomball, TX, United States

When:Sat, Jul 30, 6:00 – 10:00 PM CDT
Where: District 249 Bar & Grill
23238 TX-249, Tomball, TX, United States

Latino Vibes In Tomball
When:Sat, Jul 30, 10:00 PM CDT
Where: 209th Designs
209 Fannin St, Tomball, TX, United States

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Best Places to Escape the Heat in Tomball TX

Movie Theater


This movie theatre is a nice, clean theatre with leather reclining seats and food trays. Popcorn, pretzels, hot dogs and nachos are available for purchase at self-serve machines.

Address: 28497 Tomball Pkwy, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Regal Lone Star

The theater features multiple screens and shows new release films. Plush seating and a concession stand are offered.

Address: 24720 Tomball Pkwy, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Cinepolis Luxury Cinemas

They offer movie theater chain with state of the art sound and projection technology, so you can enjoy watching your favorite movies.

Address: 26543 Kuykendahl Rd, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Arcade/Event Center

Ella's Garden

They offer full-service wedding planning and event preparation. They make your event run smoothly and with ease, offering a variety of services to fit your needs.

Address: 1415 Ulrich Rd, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Sans Souci Ballroom

Houston’s premier all-inclusive venue that relieves you of the hassle of hiring and managing many different vendors. Its world-class staff can provide you with everything you need to make your event a hit!

Address: 26511 TX-249, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Tomball Community Center

They offers a range of 3,000 square feet of event space for weddings, receptions, meetings and workshops, classes, reunions, parties and more.

Address: 221 Market St, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

4 Corners Conference Center

This center is available to rent for conferences, networking events, booster club banquets and more! You have your choice of caterers, photographers and decorations.

Address: 130 Agg Rd, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

The Estates at Pecan Park

This venue designed for weddings, parties, and other special events. The venue is nestled on 10.5 acres of land in Tomball, just a short drive from Houston and the Grand Parkway. The 11000 square foot mansion has a timeless design that can accentuate any vision.

Address: 22633 Park Rd, Tomball, TX 77377, United States

The Diamond Hall and Conference Center

For intimate gatherings, business lunches and celebrations large and small, this event space is perfect.

Address: 25435 FM2978, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Main Event Tomball

They offer many activities and amenities, including a bowling alley, laser tag, an arcade, and more. They have a bit of something for everyone!

Address: 24620 Tomball Pkwy, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Mall/Shopping Center

Tomball Town Center
Address: Farm to Market 2920, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Tomball Marketplace
Address: 14251 Farm to Market 2920, Tomball, TX 77377, United States

Trabajo de Lila
Address: 27650 TX-249, Tomball, TX 77375, United States

Vintage Marketplace
Address: Tomball, TX 77375, United States

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Wrapping Up

There is so much to do in and around Tomball TX. We might have missed some favorites, so be sure to share with us any new finds. You can email us, leave a comment below, or tag us on Instagram! @jordanschilleci and @byjoandco


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