Pearland Texas Real Estate : Picnic on the Parkway - Sept. 2

Picnic on the Parkway - Sept. 2

HEB Healthy Community Challenge


Date: Monday, September 2
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location: Pearland Parkway, between Oiler Drive and Wheatfield Blvd
Ages: All ages welcome
Admission: FREE
Parking: Free parking at Pearland High School (3775 S. Main St.)

The City of Pearland has accepted the challenge to compete against other Texas cities in the "Healthy at   H-E-B Community Challenge," an 8-week competition to see which city can demonstrate the greatest commitment to healthy living! To kick things off, Pearland will host the ultimate picnic experience - "Picnic on the Parkway!"  On Labor Day, September 2, a portion of Pearland Parkway between Oiler Drive and Wheatfield Blvd, adjacent to Independence Park, will be covered with turf and transformed into the best picnic spot in Pearland! Bring your family, friends and pets and come ready to play, eat and relax...all in the middle of the street!

While you're enjoying Picnic on the Parkway, you'll also have an opportunity to help Pearland prove that we are "Healthy to the Core!" You'll be able to register on-site for your family to become part of the official Pearland challenge team, and you'll get official "" wristbands to show your Pearland pride, courtesy of the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau and! To get more information about Pearland's goal and to find ways that individuals, schools and businesses can particpate in the Healthy at H-E-B Community Challenge, visit

Event Highlights

  • Picnic Area (grilling allowed in Independence Park)
  • Volleyball
  • Skateboarding
  • Sidewalk Chalk Art
  • Roller Skating
  • Horseshoes
  • Tug-of-War
  • BMX Demonstrations
  • Water safety & Backyard BBQ tips
  • Sign up for the Healthy at H-E-B Community Challenge!

Don't Forget to Bring...

  • Picnic Basket
  • Small Barbecue Grill
  • Blanket & Lawn Chairs
  • Sunscreen
  • Bicycles
  • Roller Skates
  • Skateboard
  • Favorite Outdoor Games



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Comment balloon 1 commentMaggie McFarland • August 29 2013 05:40PM


One thing you have to say about HEB, they really know how to get involved and become part of the community.

Posted by Wayne Johnson, San Antonio REALTOR, San Antonio Homes For Sale (Coldwell Banker D'Ann Harper REALTORS®) over 6 years ago