Explore these In-the-Know Sites
Clear Lake is the country’s third largest boating destination, so there are plenty of watery activities for you to enjoy. Take a sunset dinner cruise on the lake, for starters. But that’s not all. This special corner of Texas, midway between Houston and Galveston, offers a whole slate of fun activities. Here are some of the best.
Big League Dreams Sports Park
Enjoy six baseball/softball fields designed as replicas of famous major league stadiums. Other features include group facilities, sand volleyball courts, batting cages, two restaurants and sports bars, and a children’s play area.
Butler Longhorn Museum
Celebrating the iconic Texas longhorn cattle and the state's long ranching history, this well-curated museum in League City showcases Western art, Longhorn artifacts and Texas historical items.
Golf at South Shore Harbour Country Club
Enjoy a great golfing experience at South Shore Harbour Country Club. Designed by Jay Riviere, Dave Marr and Carlton Gipson and just five minutes from the resort, this 27-hole championship course offers an attentive staff, a fully stocked pro shop and a wide variety of social and golf activities.
Gulf Greyhound Park
The world's largest greyhound racing facility, Gulf Greyhound Park in nearby LaMarque delights fans with live greyhound racing and pari-mutuel wagering year-round. Open rain or shine, it also features simulcast racing, both greyhounds and horses, from the nation’s top tracks, every day.
One of the country’s premier boardwalks, this popular 60-acre theme park on the shores of Galveston Bay and Clear Lake features thrill rides, games, great shops and restaurants. The 70-foot Boardwalk Beast taking guests on a 25-minute ride cruising across Galveston Bay, at top speeds of 40+ mph.
League City Shopping
Located just minutes from the resort, League City's cute shops occupy charming historical buildings along Main Street. Even if you're not interested in shopping, nothing beats strolling beneath the area's shady and inviting canopy of huge live oaks.
Moody Gardens on Galveston Island
Spanning 242 acres, this family-friendly Galveston amusement park features a rainforest, aquarium, paddleboat cruises aboard the Colonel, a Discovery Museum, ropes course and zip line, as well as 3D and 4D theaters.
NASA/Johnson Space Center Houston
Take an out-of-this-world journey through human adventures into space—with a special visit to Mission Control. At NASA/Johnson Space Center Houston, you can explore the space program's past, present and future.
San Jacinto Monument
Did you know the world’s tallest masonry monument is found just 30 minutes from the resort? Commemorating the site of the decisive battle of San Jacinto, the 567.31-foot-high tower contains an observation platform with expansive views over Houston Harbor and a history museum.
South Shore Harbour Marina at Clear Lake
Tucked into the natural clay inlet on Clear Lake’s south side, South Shore Harbour Marina is the Clear Lake’s largest marina, with more than 1,200 boat slips, 10-foot channels and moorage. The marina hosts the Southwest International In-Water Boat Show—the largest and most exciting in-water boat show in Texas.
Tanger Outlets Center
New to the area, the Tanger Outlets Center in Texas City is home to 85 well-known stores, including Coach, Michael Kors and Kate Spade. In other words, a little something for everyone. There's even free WiFi center-wide for those who'd rather web-surf than shop.
Find the hottest trends to the coolest classics at this chic shopping center. A major expansion added 30+ retailers and 10 restaurants, as well as The Lawn, a grassy spot for community gatherings and events.