Located within Houston’s
Woodland-Sugar Land metropolitan area, Pearland is a city with greater portions
in Brazoria County with some areas extending into Fort Bend and Harris counties.
Pearland has grown considerably in terms of both population and retail sales.
Its retail market was the fastest growing in Texas over the 5-year periods
ending 2009, 2010, and 2011. The city has several dining establishments and
shopping complexes that house national retailers serving all the residents.
Local businesses and attractions in Pearland, Texas include;
ü Pearland Town Center is
a lifestyle center opened in July 2008 which includes retail stores such as
Sports Authority, Dillard’s, Claires, Macy’s, and Barnes and Noble. Restaurants
include La Madeline’s, BJ’s Restaurant, Red Lobster and Brewhouse.
ü Shadow Creek Town Center
houses retail and dining centers like Ashley Furniture, Hobby Lobby HEB Plus
and Academy Sports + Outdoors. Pearland Westside Library is also situated here.
ü Silverlake Village
Shopping Center features several national retailers such as Randalls, Office
Depot and Michael’s including restaurants such as Johnny Carino’s, Chili’s,
Saltgrass Steakhouse and Joe’s Crab Shack.
ü At the Crossing @ 288
you will find stores like Best Buy, Old Navy, Half Price Books and JCPenney
with restaurants such as Olive Garden and Chipotle’s.
ü Shadow Creek Market
Place features businesses and stores such as the Bank of America, Chase Bank,
Kroger Signature and Cracker Barrel.
ü Cinemark Movies 12
screens movies regularly and is fun place especially on weekends.
If you like the idea of
“outside shopping malls”, this is great place for your family to shop. Nothing
is packed and there is always enough space for parking. With its great
collection of restaurants and retail stores that are spread out, it makes for a
good holiday shopping experience.
Parks and Recreation
ü Centennial Park
Located at the heart of
Pearland, this is a great park with medium-sized play structures suitable
particularly for children. Though there is limited seating, there are several
baseball, soccer, basketball and tennis fields you can spend your time in. The
paved trail surrounding the park is also great for walking or cycling.
ü Southwyck Golf Club
This is also a great
recreational center in Pearland that offers value. It is a links-style course
located approximately 15 miles south of downtown Houston. The course is in
excellent shape and there is the Senior Club, the Player’s Club, the Palmer
Club, the New Palmer Club and the Senior rate. They also have the twilight and
weekend rates, the internet specials and $10 off club.
ü Bogie’s Pearland
Bogies Pearland is a
sports bar and a fun place for a late dinner and couple of beers after work or
class. It has a laid-back pleasant atmosphere, good food and a convenient
service with attention to detail.
ü Chili’s Grill & Bar
Chili’s Grill & Bar
also boasts of having a great service. You can place an order online and the
food will always be ready within minutes of your arrival. It is great place if
you are in a hurry and don’t wish to wait.
Other local businesses and
attractions in Pearland, Texas include the Bikram Yoga (a Spa & Wellness
Center) and Fox Den 3D Bar & Grill.