- The list below includes 143 free or cheap things to do in or near Deer Park, Texas, including 73 different types of inexpensive activities like Dog Park, Parks, Skate Parks and Movie Theaters.
- From Ella & Friends Dog Park to City of Deer Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Deer Park and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Houston, Humble, Pasadena and Friendswood.
The Crow's Nest Art Gallery is a gallery that features primarily hand-crafted Native American art in various genres. The gallery also features pottery, jewelry, paintings, and sculptures by a variety of Texas artists.
The 2,500-acre Armand Bayou Nature Center was founded in 1974. The center has a boardwalk that takes guests through forests and marshes, as well as live animal displays, a butterfly garden, animal platforms, and an 1800's farm site.
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.
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.
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.
At the Space Center Houston, visitors can see the Galileo spacecraft of Star Wars fame, have lunch with an astronaut, feel like their walking in space, attend science shows, and take a tram tour of the facility. The facility was instrumental in launching men to the moon and beyond.