What is a staycation? It’s a vacation where you “stay” at home. Sounds like FUN!
And if your home is in Bryan or College Station, Texas, I have some fun things to do in the summer. Lots of things to do in College Station or Bryan, Texas! Click on any link below to get more details!
You’ll discover may fun things to do in Texas, especially Bryan / College Station.
If you don’t live in Bryan/College Station, Texas, check back tomorrow. I’ll be listing over 70 staycation postings across the good ol’ USA.
Offshore Drilling exhibit opened in April 2014 – Other events this summer include storytellers, classic films, other celebrations like the Bush Birthday Bash.
Exploring History Summer Camp at George Bush Library
Children’s Museum (Painting Classes, Science, Space, Firefighters, Inventions, Little Creatures, Police Camps)
Weekly Movies for $1 each movie (or 10 for $5 if prepaid)
Registration starts today
Different events at the Bryan & College Station public libraries. All ages are included with a childrens program, tweens/teens program & adult program.
Includes weekly events, storytimes, movies & more!
Summer Nature Camps … for kids
This year you’ll enjoy the exhibit - Monitor & Virginia: Ironclads at War.
Tour Texas A&M University – Well worth your time, even if you live here.
It’s on the ground floor of Kyle Field Zone.
Spend the day at one of our parks on nature trails or flying kites.
- Lick Creek Park
- Bee Creek Park
- Central Park
- Bryan Utilities Lake
Steve & I visited Royalty Pecans last year and enjoyed a glass of wine on the back porch. They were having free wine tastings in August. We loved relaxing & looking at all the pecan groves.
Orchard Tours ($3/person, under 4 FREE)
While you’re out on your staycation, eat at one of the restaurants where kids eat free.
… in Brenham
This is a fun tour, that ends with a scoop of Blue Bell ice cream. Perfect end to a day!
Have a Mother & Daughter Tea Date
I’d still like to visit this tea room. Maybe I can take my grand daughters…
English Afternoon Tea every 4th Saturday
Take a carriage ride at the old stagecoach stop in Anderson.
One year, Steve drove out her for his birthday. It’s right around the corner from our 30 acres where he practices shooting. He had a blast & learned a lot about Fanthorpe being central town for Texas (as a stagecoach town)
We took our kids to this parade every year, since they were toddlers. They came home with a half-filled bag of candy every year. Our kids LOVED it!
It’s the longest, continuous-running parade in Texas.
One of my favorite Shakespeare plays is showing this year – Taming of the Shrew. Maybe I can talk Steve in to going
Several other plays this summer 2014.
Best time to pick blueberries is June/July.
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