The Imperial Sugar Company established this city as a company town for its workers. Sugar Land Town Square and First Colony Mall offer shopping, dining and entertainment opportunities. Outdoor activities include disc golf, a BMX track, a skate park and a mountain bike trail. Oyster Creek is home to the Greater Houston Rowing Club.
Sugar Land Ice & Sports Center (www.sugarlandice.com) has public ice skating and is home to the Sugar Land Imperials hockey team (season is Oct.-March).
Major events include the Cultural Kite Festival in March, Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair in April, Star Spangled Spectacular on July 4, Gulf Coast International Dragon Boat Regatta in October, and a New Year's Eve celebration.
2700 Town Center Blvd. N.