Located in southwest Montgomery County, Magnolia is a city with scenic infrastructure and has been awarded the Recognized Scenic City Certification by Scenic Texas. Magnolia is a dynamic small town with a growing economy; it is the small town charm that draws many visitors. The city is named for the trees growing in the area. Here are the ten best things you can do in Magnolia, Texas.
1. Lone Pint Brewery
This local brewery produces distinctive local Texas ales that are tasty, hoppy and quaffable. The secret formula lies in using the raw whole cone hops for bittering, flavoring and for the aroma, but dry hopping in brews. Nothing is wasted, instead the spent grain is fed to a local dairy farmer’s cows and the spent hops is used in the beer.
Lone Pint Brewery
Address: 507 Commerce St, Magnolia, TX 77355-8520
Website: Lone Pint Brewery
2. The Historic Depot
Located in the heart of downtown Magnolia, Texas, the Historic Depot complex consists of The Magnolia Depot Museum, a pavilion, the historic office and Barber Shop of the late Dr. Ware, an antique sawmill, the Houston Area Blacksmith Association facility and a caboose. It is open most weekends from 1-5pm, with free admission, and visitors can learn of Magnolia’s history here.
The Historic Depot
Address: 426 Melton Street, Magnolia, TX
Website: The Historic Depot
3. High Meadow Ranch Golf Club
At High Meadow Ranch Golf Club, you can improve on your golf game; it has a routing consisting of three six-hole loops. It features a large grass teeing area with two practice putting greens and short game practice areas. There are golf lessons and various golf school instructional packages at the Academy. You can expect a great time of golf playing at the Hight Meadow Ranch Golf Club.
High Meadow Ranch Golf Club
Address: 37300 Golf Club Trl, Magnolia, TX 77355-2817
Website: High Meadow Ranch Golf Club
4. Unity Park
Unity Park is an award-winning municipal park and wildlife reserve. This 30-acre (0.12 square kilometer) park boasts a popular event venue, a splash pad, a skateboarding park, a tennis court and playground for younger children. Visitors can use various trails to explore the reserve, descriptive information is provided along the way. There is also a creek that runs through the park. Community events like concerts are the highlights here, check them out before you go!
Address: 19450 Unity Park Drive, Magnolia, TX
Website: Unity Park
5. The Magnolia Stroll
The Magnolia Stroll is a popular spot for a leisurely stroll or for jogging, featuring street arbors, seating walls, public art locations and rest areas. Visitors can find restaurants, galleries and other businesses along the way. Its tree-shaded walkway is connected to Sullivan Park and the Farmers Market to the North.
The Magnolia Stroll
Address: Downtown, Magnolia, TX
Website: The Magnolia Stroll
6. Farmer's Market on Tamina
Since 2016, the farmer’s market on Tamina has been a great hangout place for the community. You can expect 30-50 vendors every Saturday selling all kinds of local products and their artwork between 9 am to 1pm. Located west of the Woodlands, the farmer’s market is held on a gravel and grass lot; Culinary Courtyard is nearby where you can find various eateries. Your Saturday will be well-spent.
Farmer's Market on Tamina
Address: 32907 Tamina Rd, Magnolia, TX 77354
Website: Farmer’s Market on Tamina
7. The Crawfish Joint
This is a Cajun themed restaurant that specializes in crawfish and seafood in season. Their menu has expanded to offer burgers, wings and more for everyone’s taste buds! The Crawfish Joint is one of the favorite restaurants in Magnolia.
The Crawfish Joint
Address: 9201 FM 1488 Rd Ste 250, Magnolia, Texas
Facebook: The Crawfish Joint
8. Patron Azteca
Have some real Mexican food here in Magnolia! This family-run restaurant offers genuine grandma recipes as she made them. Freshness is the key to all the delicious dishes they offer. This family has been in this business for over 20 years now, and you can taste the genuine Mexican flair in every bite!
Address: Magnolia, TX 7214 FM 1488, #101
Website: Patron Azteca
9. The Market
This boutique offers all kinds of handmade home décor, furnishings and custom floral designs. You may also find some good souvenirs to bring home or get some inspiration from here.
Address: 32907 Tamina Rd, Magnolia, Texas
Facebook: The Market
10. Planet Beach and Spa
You’ve got to have a spa treatment after all the walking, eating and shopping. Planet Beach and Spa offers affordable automated facial and massage services and other innovative services such as HOTWORX, Spray Tans, Red Light Therapy, Full Body Hydration, Oxygen Therapy and more. Check out the Magnolia branch and what they have to offer!
Planet Beach and Spa
Address: 6503 FM 1488 Rd # 409, Magnolia, TX 77354, USA
Website: Planet Beach and Spa
Magnolia: so much to see and do
Magnolia is a small town filled with lots of good things to do and beautiful nature. You can walk or ride horses to explore the town, and be sure to make full use of their award-winning infrastructure. Join the community events at their parks, and you will be well-received by Magnolia’s hospitality. Take pictures at every turn and discover that there really are Magnolia trees everywhere!
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