The thriving downtown of The Woodlands has fast become a regional favorite with more than 250 stores and 60 restaurants—attracting an estimated 20 million visitors a year. At the forefront is The Woodlands Waterway® along with more than 6 million square feet of commercial and retail businesses. The Waterway is a 1.4-mile long linear park and transportation corridor that links the businesses, shopping, dining, urban living and entertainment venues in Town Center. Water taxis and trolleys enhance the pedestrian-friendly atmosphere.
Urban residences like brownstones and lofts, the 1.3 million square-foot The Woodlands Mall, The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion performing arts venue with seating for 17,000 people, more than 2,000 hotel rooms, and the 34-acre Market Street for shopping, dining and community events make this one of the most unique places in the world.
Parks in the Town Center area include Town Green Park, The Woodlands Waterway, Evergreen, and Market Street’s Central Park.