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50 Fun Activities for Katy Area Residents

  1. Work on your spike and your baseball swing at Texas One Volleyball.
  2. Attend a horse show at the Great Southwest Equestrian Center.
  3. Join other beginner cyclists at Bike Barn every Saturday morning for a ride through Katy.
  4. Conquer a game of laser tag, try your hand at virtual bowling, or ride the coaster at Tilt Studio.
  5. Let your dog explore the lakes, trees, and fire hydrants in the safe confines of Millie Bush Dog Park.
  6. Learn to swim at any age at Aqua-Tots Swim School.
  7. Challenge yourself in a free Saturday morning community workout at CrossFit Elevate on Katy-Flewellen Rd.
  8. Tee off at Greg Norman’s beautiful Meadowbrook Farms Golf Club.
  9. Enjoy a bag of movie theater popcorn at Cinemark Theater.
  10. Let the kids take advantage of the play area at Drix Restaurant while you enjoy a filet mignon.
  11. Take a tour of the Katy Heritage Society’s historic homes on the first weekend of every month.
  12. Go fishing and feed the ducks at Mary Jo Peckham Park.
  13. Browse the selection of free movies at Katy Branch Library.
  14. Learn how to build your own stream or waterfall at a weekend workshop at Nelson Water Gardens and Nursery.
  15. Find children’s books organized by reading level at The Bookworm Shop in Villagio Town Center.
  16. Check out the vintage John Deere tractors at the Katy Heritage Museum.
  17. Lace up at Mason Road Skate Center.
  18. Interact with your newborn, toddler, or preschooler at one of Cinco Ranch Library’s story times.
  19. Learn to sweep across the dance floor with a partner at Fred Astaire dance studio.
  20. Take a tour of your local Katy fire department firehouse.
  21. Dig up a valuable at Red Bird Antiques in Fulshear.
  22. Exchange used clothing for cash or store credit at Blackbird Trading Company and Plato’s Closet.
  23. Reminisce over vintage candy at the Sweet Tooth Shoppe in Fulshear.
  24. Watch a show at Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center.
  25. Play pool and laser tag at Times Square Entertainment.
  26. Flip and tumble in a free introductory class at The Little Gym.
  27. Develop martial arts skills as a family at Tiger-Rock Martial Arts of Katy or Hwarang Tigers Taekwondo.
  28. Brush off your boots and receive free line dance lessons at Midnight Rodeo every Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
  29. Slip a love note in your child’s lunch with supplies from Paper Lane Stationery & Gifts.
  30. Volunteer at Krause Children’s Center, a residential treatment center for abused and neglected children.
  31. Sip a glass of wine and channel your inner Picasso in a painting class at Pinot’s Palette.
  32. Browse over thousands of books, new and used at Katy Budget Books.
  33. Take in live Latin music and sultry moves every Friday and Saturday night at Babaloo International Café and Bar.
  34. Order a custom creation at The Sweet Boutique Bakery.
  35. Treat your family to half-priced happy hour drinks at Sonic from 2 to 4 p.m.
  36. Bring a framed photograph of your dog and receive a free appetizer at Chuy’s.
  37. Take a cake decorating class at Hobby Lobby.
  38. Try on formal dresses at The Silver Hanger.
  39. Pay for the drive-thru order behind you at Chick-fil-a.
  40. Plant flowers from Houston Garden Center.
  41. Let BH Hair Studio smooth your tresses with the Coppola Keratin Complex treatment.
  42. Sip a Strawberries Wild smoothie at Jamba Juice in LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch.
  43. Catch up with a friend over ale and a movie at Alamo Draft House.
  44. Make your own caramel apples, or find instant gratification at The Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory in Katy Mills Mall.
  45. Eat your weight in self-serve frozen yogurt and toppings at Orange Leaf.
  46. Admire the changing leaves on the trails in Stephen F. Austin State Park in Sealy.
  47. Treat your nails to a manicure at Pari’s Gallery Hair Salon and Day Spa.
  48. Warm up at with a bowl of pho, a Vietnamese version of chicken noodle soup, at Pho Saigon on Mason Rd.
  49. Check out the fashion and gift items at Texas National Outfitters.
  50. Visit Katy Contemporary Arts Museum for some inspiration.

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