Houston is home to a lot of fun, family-friendly activities. Named after famed general and the first president of the Republic of Texas Sam Houston, you can visit this south Texas city to learn about life in outerspace at NASA Space Center or attend the world-renowned Houston Rodeo when it’s in season. You can kick back with a drink in your hand at Margaritaville in Conroe or check out the rides on the Kemah Boardwalk. Indeed, Houston, the biggest city in both Texas and the Southern United States, has a great many reasons to come and visit and see what Texas living is all about.
One Houston gem you won’t want to miss on your visit is Trader’s Village. Situated on the city’s northwest side, Trader’s Village provides inexpensive fun and excitement to visitors. You can shop for treasures at the flea market, get your kicks on the amusement rides, enjoy a cold beverage and good food and, on select weekends, enjoy themed events and activities. When you plan your Houston vacation, don’t leave the Lonestar State without popping by Trader’s Village!
Four fun things to do at Trader’s Village in Houston
- Enjoy unlimited rides at the amusement park for $13.99. That’s right! This steal-of-a-deal will keep the kids (and the young at heart) happy all day. An unlimited-ride wristband is less than $15 and gives you access to high-flying fun during your visit. Free fall on Flea Fall, swing around on the Yo-Yo, travel high in the sky on the Star Dancer and more. With so many rides, from wild to mild, there is something for everyone here!
- Browse the flea market for all kinds of trinkets- or sign up as a vendor and sell your own items! Flea markets are a fun way to discover thousands of items at lower-than-retail prices as well as find one-of-a-kind items from yesteryear that may be nostalgic or sentimental. Browse to find your own bargains or register as a vendor and make money selling bric-a-brac to the thousands of customers who visit Trader’s Village each weekend.
- Catch exciting live entertainment. Trader’s Village offers something to fit a wide variety of tastes. Some examples of weekend activities that Trader’s Village has hosted in the past include wrestling matches, concerts, Cinco de Mayo festivities and more. Check out their current list of upcoming events so you are sure to catch a show or exhibit that excites you.
- Book a stay at the Trader’s Village RV Park to be close to all the action! Trader’s Village RV Park keeps you close to the excitement of the flea market while still offering patrons a number of excellent amenities. The RV Park features a swimming pool, on-site laundry facilities, picnic tables, free Wi-Fi and more. You will love being close to Trader’s Village so you can eat, drink and be merry mere steps from the excitement.
Enjoy your visit to Space City, friends!