Fall and Winter Day Trips

Whether you're looking for family friendly activities and events to enjoy in the cooler autumn weather or you're trying to get away from your kids to accomplish some holiday shopping, we recommend getting out of the city and exploring some of the unique and hidden gems you can find just a day trip from Houston away. 

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Lace Up Your Skates

The Woodlands Ice Rink

Must-Try Food and Drink

Seasonal Craft Beers

BAKFISH Brewing Company

BAKFISH Brewing Company in Pearland

    • A malt forward beer with a hint of toffee
  • Oatmeal Stout
    • Dark chocolate and roast notes compliment a smooth and creamy finish
  • Anniversary Two
    • Thick stout with flavors of chocolate and coffee

Southern Star Brewery in Conroe

  • Oktoberfest
    • Creamy and foamy with a nutty light roast
  • Winter Warmer
    • Toffee with a hint of spice plus sweet caramel and raisins with a pronounced malty backbone

*Want to visit Southern Star for yourself? Check out our Conroe Brew Pass.

Copperhead Brewery in Conroe

  • Copperhead Red
    • Biscuity with dry caramel and bready malt notes
  • King of Terrors (once a year brew!)
    • Massive imperial stout aged on vanilla beans, coffee and cocoa nibs

Gumbo and Oyster Season

Indulge in gumbo and oysters at local restaurants in Beaumont and Port Arthur where fall weather brings the Cajun flavor. We recommend trying:

  • Tia Juanita's Fish Camp in Beaumont
  • Vautrot's Cajun Cuisine in Beaumont
  • The Rodair Roadhouse in Port Arthur
  • Sartin's Seafood in Port Arthur