- The list below includes 114 free or cheap things to do in or near Baytown, Texas, including 73 different types of inexpensive activities like Horseback Riding, Race Tracks, Bowling and Movie Theaters.
- From Jenkins Park to Bicentennial Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Baytown and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Pasadena, Houston, Friendswood and La Porte.
Baytown's Bicentennial Park rests on an extensive open area of land. Opened in 1976 to correspond with the country's bicentennial, the park features a gazebo and outdoor theater area, and hosts the annual Fourth of July celebration.
Open year round every day, the Baytown Nature Center has facilities that teaches the public about the wildlife and birds in the area. There are also opportunities available at the center for recreation and viewing of the animals in their natural habitats.
Max Bowl East is a bowling facility that provides family entertainment and recreational activities. In addition to open bowling, cosmic bowling and bowling leagues, Max Bowling also offers laser tag, sky walk, billiards, karaoke and an arcade.
Baytown's Royal Purple Raceway hosts a wide variety of auto races, including drag racing, truck racing, the United States Modifieds Touring Series, and others. The facility also features a variety of rooms and suites available for rent.
Blackjack Lane Equestrian is a hunter/jumper barn that offers full care boarding, training, lessons, sales and showing opportunities. Full care board includes care for horse or pony with an individualized feed and hay program, daily wormer, and water changed daily.