Look no further than The Colony to create countless lasting memories. You'll find exciting outdoor adventures, exceptional live performances, top-ranked golf courses, winding lakeside trails, fishing, skiing, boating, camping and the perfect location for your next night out. Mark your calendar and come back to see us for one of our popular annual events!
Experiences only found in The Colony
Discover world-class attractions, international restaurants and sprawling retail experiences unique to Texas and the United States.
A Guide to Exploring Over 2,500 Acres of Parkland
Everything is bigger in Texas, including our sprawling parks and trails. The City by the Lake boasts the second-most park space per capita in the Lone Star State.
Attractions by Category
Arts & Culture
We invite you to stroll through neighborhoods discovering our numerous captivating outdoor sculptures or take in a performance from one of our theatre companies featuring multiple performances throughout the year. We even encourage you to take a hands-on approach and consider creating a masterpiece of your own.
The City of The Colony features 28 parks and offers one of the highest acres of parks per capita in the state. Our diverse collection of parks offers a variety of amenities, including playground areas, tennis and basketball courts, fishing ponds, BBQ grills, jogging trails, disc golf and pavilions. We personally invite you to enjoy the beautiful outdoors of The Colony!
Fun in The Colony comes in many forms - from outdoor water parks and educational programs to outdoor laser tag and good old fashion bowling. Take a moment to explore all the endless possibilities that are in store for you and your family in The Colony.
The Colony Convention and Visitors Bureau (TCCVB) has hidden multiple caches at different sites around the city to give tourists and residents an adventurous alternative to exploring all the wonderful amenities in our city - and we challenge you to find them.
Home to some of the top courses in North Texas, you’ll enjoy tournament quality links with lush green landscapes, rolling hills and beautiful lakeside vistas. Enjoy a traditional round of golf or experience a new spin on the classic game at local attractions.
Lewisville Lake encompasses more than 29,000 acres of excellent water recreational opportunities! Featuring several marinas, public parks and boat ramp access; it's ideal for fishing, skiing, boating and swimming. Surrounded by more than 16,500 acres of park and wildlife management lands, Lewisville Lake is also an excellent location for camping, picnicking, hiking, cycling, birding and much more.
Trails & Connectors
Escape the noise of the busy city and immerse yourself in scenery flourishing with butterflies, wildflowers, birds and captivating countryside views.Our trails will charm you with effortless beauty rich in color. All nature lovers, runners, cyclists, hikers and dog-walkers are welcome. Check out the interactive park finder to locate more natural landscapes to explore.
Live it up at one of our local clubs, bars or pubs and party the night away as you enjoy a variety of different nightlife scenes scattered all over The Colony. Whether you're in the mood for a night of dancing, darts, pool, live entertainment, karaoke or just mingling with friends – we've got it all.
After an action packed day of biking, golfing or skiing, relax and unwind at any of our fine salons or spas that promise to evoke a sense of irreversible serenity. Indulge yourself in an array of treatments, customized for both men and women. From tip to toe, our service professionals are dedicated to making your experience truly invigorating.
The Colony's commitment to find creative and resourceful ways to enhance sports and the quality of life for the entire community was demonstrated when named #1 Sportstown for the State of Texas by Sports Illustrated Magazine and the National Parks and Recreation Association. Their efforts are further exemplified by all the sports venues which host local athletic leagues and regional, state and national tournaments.