- TripBuzz found 154 things to do with kids in or near Friendswood, Texas, including 138 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Houston, Pasadena, Kemah and Pearland.
- From AA Gymnastics & Dance Training Center to Texas Tarpon Fishing, the Friendswood area offers 80 different types of family activities, including: Parks, History Museums, Theaters and Golf.
- One of Money Magazine's 100 'Best Places to Live,' Friendswood, TX places value in providing events and services to bring communities closer together, one of the principals of the founding Quakers. Some events Friendswood hosts include the Daddy Daughter Dance, holiday parades, small farmers markets throughout the warmer months, and much more.
At AA Gymnastics & Dance Training Center, visitors can register their children for a variety of gymnastics classes. During these classes, children can develop skills that can improve their flexibility.
With Texas Tarpon Fishing, visitors can go on inshore and offshore fishing excursions to catch shark, flounder, and black drum. The trip takes place on a 25 foot Boston Whaler and is hosted by a tournament winning captain.
Offering activities for all ages and interests, Frankie Carter Randolph Park features ball fields, nature trails, tennis and volleyball courts and playgrounds. Also in the park, visitors can find an abundance of McCarthy roses, a favorite of the park's namesake.
Located in the oldest house in Friendswood, the Perry House Museum was restored by the Friendswood Historical Society for visitors to enjoy. The home is furnished with period antiques provided by the Perry family descendants.
Established in 1968, the Friendswood Historical Society takes as its mission the preservation and celebration of local history and culture. The society maintains a museum and hosts historically-themed special events throughout the year.
A replica of the first house built in Friendswood, the Frank J. Brown Heritage Museum and Barn is indicative of the area's Quaker homes from the late 19th century. Second floor exhibits tell the history of Friendswood's first 50 years.
The newest park in the Friendswood community is Centennial Park, which has standard features like a paved jogging trail, multi-purpose fields, soccer fields, a children's playground, and picnic pavilions. The park is also home to the outdoor Evelyn B. Newman Amphitheater.