Kyle is situated in Hays County, Texas and is one of the fastest growing cities in Texas. The nearest major airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, which is only 27 miles (43.5 kilometers) away from the center of Kyle. In most months, Kyle experiences a pleasant climate and sunny weather, but I recommend you visit the city in October when the climate is cool with no humidity. Here, tourists can enjoy the swimming pools, games for kids, a library for book lovers, a golf course, park and much more. Find out all the best things to do in Kyle, Tx:
1. Plum Creek Golf Course
Plum Creek Golf Course is well maintained and clean and those who love golf, love playing here. The course is a Par 71, 18 hole course, spread over 200 acres (81 hectares) of land, replete with oak trees and wildflowers. The staff is very friendly here and the course is full of greenery, so I recommend a visit to this place and enjoy a game here.
Plum Creek Golf Course
Address: 4301 Benner Rd, Kyle, TX 78640, USA
Website: Plum Creek Golf Course
2. Katherine Anne Porter Literary Center
The Katherine Anne Porter Literary Center is a historical house, built in 1890 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2004. The childhood home of the writer Katherine Anne Porter, the house was renovated and converted into a museum in honor of her. Porter’s books are kept here, and so the place is a popular literary center. I recommend a stop at this house if you are a fan of Porter’s work.
Katherine Anne Porter Literary Center
Address: 508 W Center St, Kyle, TX 78640, USA
3. The Jumpy Place
The Jumpy Place is very clean and the service is superb. Here, the owner always keeps an eye on the customers and if he feels any customer isn’t satisfied, he personally goes over to listen to their problem and tries to resolve it. The wide range of snacks here are priced very fairly and there are plenty of games to keep kids entertained for hours. Free wifi, couches and a television are also available. I recommend a visit to this place with kids because it has plenty of games to keep them entertained.
The Jumpy Place
Address: 241 Weldon Johnson Way, Kyle, TX 78640, USA
Website: The Jumpy Place
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4. Kyle Swimming Pool
Kyle Swimming Pool is a beautiful place where everyone can enjoy a bit of swimming. The pool is very clean and full of fresh water and there are also some delicious snacks to be had here. Kids love to come here and it’s a great place to have a birthday party. This is a good place to stop for the whole family.
Kyle Swimming Pool
Address: 1300 W. Center Street (Gregg-Clarke Park)
Website: Kyle Swimming Pool
5. Lake Kyle Park
Lake Kyle Park is a beautiful park and another great place to take your kids. There is a playground here and you can also fish along the bank of the lake. There is plenty of wildlife to be spotted here at the lake, including pelicans, herons, hawks, rattlesnakes, turtles and beavers. The lake also plays host to a big hot air balloon festival and it’s a must-visit place when stopping in Kyle.
Lake Kyle Park
Address: 700 Lehman Rd, Kyle, TX 78640, USA
Website: Lake Kyle Park
6. Kyle Market Days
Kyle Market Days take place from April through September, on the second Saturday of each month and it is a great place to meet local people and buy local, fresh fruits and vegetables. You can also see local handicrafts and handmade items here and it is a good place to stop and pick up a gift to take home or some locally made souvenirs. Check out the live music and grab a bite to eat from one of the bakers.
Kyle Market Days
Address: 1119 S Old Hwy 81, Kyle, TX 78640, USA
Website: Kyle Market Days
7. Mary Kyle Hartson Park aka City Square Park
Mary Kyle Hartson Park, also known as City Square Park, arranges many events for the community. The area includes an exhibition area and benches as well as a gazebo. Some of the events here include Santa’s Arrival and the Lion’s Club Fajita Fiesta.
Mary Kyle Hartson Park aka City Square Park
Address: Lake Kyle: 700 Lehman Rd, Kyle Texas 78640
8. EVO Entertainment
EVO Entertainment is the best place for entertainment in Kyle. For visitors traveling with family or friends, this is a great place to spend a fun-filled afternoon or an evening. Great for all ages, there is bowling here, as well as billiards, an arcade, a bar and grill and a movie theater. Prices are all reasonable and the kids will enjoy the games and movies. Check out the special prices for kids for movies during the summertime, or bring your friends to the photo studio.
Address: 3200 Kyle Crossing, Kyle, TX 78640, USA
Website: EVO Entertainment
9. Cross Plants and Produce
Cross Plants and Produce is a wonderful place where you can buy locally grown fresh farm produce. It’s also a plant nursery and a good place to pick up plants for your own garden. Check out the barn shaped shop and the peaceful atmosphere. The kids will enjoy the free samples and farm-like atmosphere and they have several workshops for both children and adults on gardening and other topics. Check this place out and stock up on farm fresh eggs, meat and veg before you drive home.
Cross Plants and Produce
Address: 705 North Old Highway 81, Kyle, TX 78640, United States
Website: Cross Plants and Produce
A recommended place to stop by
Kyle, Texas is very beautiful and there is an international airport here, so I recommend flying here if you’re arriving from another country. The airport is very near the city. There is plenty to see and do for people traveling with kids, as well as activities for the whole family. The weather is always sunny and it’s a great place to stop in any season, especially the fall, during harvest time when the weather is cool.
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