Sleep Inn & Suites Bush Intercontinental - IAH East
18150 McKay Drive
Humble, TX 77338
Phone: (281) 446-4683
Fax: (281) 446-5443
Children can pet farm animals until they are blissfully exhausted at the twelve different petting zoos that make up Old MacDonald's Farm. If you are afraid they might tire of the animals, there are also pony rides, a miniature train ride, a swimming pool, crawfish pool and a duck pond. The Old West Fort and Indian Village make wonderful settings for birthday parties, and the picnic grounds are great for family reunions and other group outings. Times vary throughout the year - call ahead for details.
Visit Harvest Time Church and attend sermons and classes held here. Founded by Bishop Shelton Bady, a graduate in business administration, in a short time the church has become a place to bask in the Lord's blessings. You can join in the different ministries like the Contagious Youth Ministry, Fine Arts ministry, Multimedia ministry and Entrepreneurial Network ministry. Become a part of the outreach programs like The Believers Foundation Class, One on One's with HTC Licensed Ministers and the Mental Health Action Teams, which are sure to change the way you think and see the world.
The Northwest Community Church begun in October 1987, by Pastor Cooper. Today run by him and his family, the church runs strongly on faith and the spreading the Word Of God, without taking away that what is meant for comprehension by the followers. The church is active in terms of activities, events and worship. It also promotes brotherly love, giving help to those in need and the importance of prayer and discipline among fellowmen.
This pleasant lake in East Houston is a citywide favorite for a little dose of the great outdoors. The park has several features, the most obvious of which is Sheldon Lake itself. The lake is open to the public and mostly used for fishing, wildlife spotting and boating, although there are some regulations concerning boat horsepower. The park also has the Environmental Learning Center, which teaches children about wildlife, birding and fishing and hosts all kinds of nature-oriented youth programs. Finally, the John Jacob Observation Tower is an 82-foot tall tower providing expansive views of the lake, park and for miles and miles in every direction.
The Point Christian Outreach Ministries is a multi-cultural church that saw its inception in the year 1999. Since then, it has been organizing evangelical programs for the social and spiritual growth of the people. The Point comprises a number of sections under its realm including marriage ministry, recovery team, drama, women's and youth ministry. These are only a few ministries mentioned out of the myriad of work The Point does to reach out to people. The church also provides space for holding events.
Get ready for some real haunting action...Screamworld at Woodlands has just about everything you would love—a haunted hotel, haunted houses and the fear factory. The haunted hotel is considered the most hi-tech in the city for its various animatronics. The Edge of Darkness has the traditional hauntings with twisted paths, ghostly apparitions and classic scare tactics. You will also find movie monsters in 3D, a cemetery and a maze of maniacs. This is the longest running haunted attraction and has been selected by America's Best Haunts as one of the best haunted attractions in the USA. Children below ten may be refused entry.
Located at the intersection of the Preston and Noel Streets, the Thyme Square is a very important hub in the city. While you are exploring the city, no matter what your criteria, shopping, dining or simply finding a place to stay, the Thyme Square is surrounded by all these tourist options. Being an important part of communication and the center point of Spring, spending a few hours at this square also reveals the day-to-day life and the culture of the city. If you are exploring the city, Thyme Square in Spring is a must go for you.
Resurrection Lutheran Church has been serving the Cypress Wood community since the 1970s. Its gymnasium, chapel, fellowship and education wings present a lovely campus. The new sanctuary seats 600 and is the focal point of the grounds, with its steeple and cross towering above all other buildings. This timeless structure gleams with its eight stained glass windows that tell the "I am" story. As a congregation, the church has a history of sponsoring community projects such as building homes and donating them to the needy. Sunday services include an early traditional service, followed by a contemporary hour of worship.
A Six flags facility, Splashtown Houston has tradition of slippery family fun. Rides like Tornado-Ride The Ultimate Storm and the Wild Wave Pool ensure your endless day of watery excitement. Designed for both children looking to cool down and the aquatic thrill-seeker, Splashtown Houston is a sure bet for children of all ages. Seasonal passes are available, see their website for further information.
This popular water park is located within half an hour's drive of Houston. Multiple pools, thrilling water slides and raft rides make this amusement park fun for the family and a great way to escape the heat during the summer. Race against your friends down the six lane "Stingrary Racer," or chill on an inner tube in the lazy river. Dining options in the park include four restaurants and multiple food kiosks, so rest assured your hunger pangs will be satisfied.
Jumpin' Jak's is a child-sized play center featuring a Wild West town and a jungle that is perfect for pint-sized explorers. If your children have a lot of pent-up energy on a rainy day bring them in for some fun and games. You can catch up on your reading or take-along hobbies while your children become blissfully exhausted. The play center is open on weekdays to the general public and hosts private birthday parties on weekends.
New Jerusalem Ministries is a church whose sole purpose and life's work is to promote the growth of individual spirituality to attain salvation. The church is also home to the Lewis Christian Academy which has a new worship center, library, programs, summer camps, classrooms, lecture facilities and much more. The church strives to involve and teach the practice of the Biblical Doctrine and has an active community. The church also has an active schedule of Mentoring Programs, Field trips and Youth choirs for children.