Alvin Convention and Visitors Bureau

Alvin Convention and Visitors Bureau Alvin Convention & Visitors Bureau promotes Alvin, Texas as a destination in an effort to increase tourism through advertising, development and marketing.

Alvin is located in northeastern Brazoria County, just 23 miles from Houston,Texas and minutes away from the sandy beaches of the Texas Gulf Coast. Alvin was incorporated in 1893 and was built by the cattle, rice and oil economy during those times. Alvin is also hometown to MLB Legendary Nolan Ryan, Shimek's Award Winning Gardens, Froberg's Farms, Stanton's Grocery, Bayou Wildlife Park, and much more! Come for a visit! You'll be Glad you did!

04/21/2020
Rocket Boom Coffee

Rocket Boom Coffee

Hey Everyone,

It's bittersweet to say that Rocket Boom Coffee is now closed.

We've loved serving ya'll and want you to know how much we appreciate you.

While we're sad to no longer be open we are happy that there will still be a local coffee shop open at the same location.

Please go like 1820 Coffee, they will be opening soon and will have more information available on that page.

Again, from everyone at Rocket Boom Coffee, thank you for everything.

Stock up your fridge with some great cuts of meats from Stanton's Shopping Center!
04/01/2020

Stock up your fridge with some great cuts of meats from Stanton's Shopping Center!

Stanton's is OPEN for business and we have some great cuts of meats in stock.

This week's FEATURE is our USDA Choice Cut Angus Beef steaks.....
stop in and pick up some great tasting steaks these would be awesome on the grill..
Prices good Wed. Apr 1 to Tues. Apr. 7, 2020
Angus Beef T-Bone Steaks limit 2 on Sale $ 6.99 lb
Angus Beef Porterhouse Steaks limit 2 on Sale $ 7.99 lb
Angus Beef Bone in Strip Steaks limit 2 on Sale $ 6.99 lb.

03/18/2020
Tour de Braz

Unfortunately this year's Tour de Braz will be cancelled. Safety of our riders and volunteers is our first priority. An email will be sent to all registered riders with further details. Thank you all for your support. See you in 2021!

We regret to inform you that the 27th Annual Tour de Braz will be cancelled this year due to health concerns related to COVID-19. County and City officials have determined that this would be the best for the health and safety of all our riders and volunteers. We will be sending an email to all our registered riders with more information. Thank you so much for your support and understanding during this time. We hope everyone rides with us in 2021!

We are so excited to have Chick-fil-A apart of Alvin! #grandopening #chickfila #allvisitorslovechicken
03/12/2020

We are so excited to have Chick-fil-A apart of Alvin! #grandopening #chickfila #allvisitorslovechicken

Welcome Alvin Chick-Fil-A, we are so HAPPY you are here! Now OPEN for business.

Mayor Horn and members of City Council and city staff attended the ribbon cutting this morning. #alvintx #chickfila #eatmorechicken

Alvin Music Festival and Cook-Off was promoted on Great Day Houston last week. Less than three weeks away!
03/10/2020
Alvin Sunrise Rotary Club

Alvin Music Festival and Cook-Off was promoted on Great Day Houston last week. Less than three weeks away!

Sunrise Rotarian's were on Great Day Houston this morning! Watch the video below 🎶

Alvin Music Festival and Cook-Off
Rotary District 5890

Froberg Fruit and Vegetable Farm / Greak's Smokehouse, Alvin, Texas strawberry picking is open until 5pm today!
03/03/2020

Froberg Fruit and Vegetable Farm / Greak's Smokehouse, Alvin, Texas strawberry picking is open until 5pm today!

Strawberry picking is Open Tuesday, March 3, 2020 from 9am to 5pm.

This Spring Season is going to be EPIC in Alvin! Check out our "Spring Events & Festivals In Alvin" blog to see what's a...
02/27/2020
Spring Events & Festivals in Alvin

This Spring Season is going to be EPIC in Alvin! Check out our "Spring Events & Festivals In Alvin" blog to see what's all happening this season!

Froberg Fruit and Vegetable Farm / Greak's Smokehouse, Alvin, Texas Alvin Lions Club Light the Night Disc Golf Alvin Music Festival and Cook-Off City of Alvin Parks & Rec Dept 27th Annual Tour de Braz Alvin Rotary Club Frontier Day Alvin ArtWalk 2020

Alvin is ringing in the Spring Season with festivals, markets, sports, and the arts. See all that's happening this Spring in Alvin, and join in on the fun! Pick Your Own Strawberries Pick your own strawberries at Froberg's Farm is happening now! Check their website or page for

Counting down the days till Alvin Music Fest 2020!
02/27/2020

Counting down the days till Alvin Music Fest 2020!

We're head over heels for our lineup! We hope you make plans to join us March 27, 28, & 29.

Get your tickets today: www.alvinmusicfestival.com/tickets

Are you a disc golfer or are you interested in learning how to play, then come join us at the inaugural Alvin Noon Lions...
02/24/2020

Are you a disc golfer or are you interested in learning how to play, then come join us at the inaugural Alvin Noon Lions Club Disc Golf Tournament on March 6th &7th!

Friday night is open to the public with two-man teams. Register now by emailing [email protected]. Cost is only $50 per team!

We are stoked for this year's Tour de Braz! Register now and ride with us on Sunday, April 5th!
02/20/2020

We are stoked for this year's Tour de Braz! Register now and ride with us on Sunday, April 5th!

Tour de Braz is a non-competitive ride, make it memorable by riding with your family on April 5th!

02/18/2020
Alvin Music Festival and Cook-Off

We are so excited to see The Spazmatics at this year's Alvin Music Festival and Cook-Off on March 27th!

Spazmatics...Alvin Music Festival....Sure, why not?

02/12/2020
City of Alvin - Government

Choose Alvin for the HGTV Hometown Takeover!

#HGTV #HometownTakeover #alvintx #visitalvin

We are excited to share the video that we submitted for HGTV's new show Hometown Takeover! HGTV is holding a contest that will provide a facelift for a few properties and selected locations for the winning submission.

Please feel free to share the video and show them why they should choose Alvin! HGTV
#HGTV #HometownTakeover #alvintx

City of Alvin - Government
02/12/2020

City of Alvin - Government

Haven't figured out dinner plans for Valentine's Day? It's okay we won't tell, see our site for a list of restaurants to...
02/11/2020
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Haven't figured out dinner plans for Valentine's Day? It's okay we won't tell, see our site for a list of restaurants to plan your perfect date!

02/06/2020
The Caboose BBQ

Check out The Caboose BBQ live music & entertainment list happening this month!

Lots of Live Music & Entertainment coming to the Caboose BBQ this month! 🎶🎤

Curtis Grimes, Thursday, 2/6
Travis Snider Friday, 2/7
Krankenhaus, Saturday, 2/8
Don Hayes, Sundays, 2/9, 2/16, and 2/23
Chris Hardy, Friday, 2/14
Karaoke 🎤, Saturday, 2/15
Sierra Bernal, Friday, 2/21
Welcome Home, Saturday, 2/22
Keith Smith Friday, 2/28
Hunter McKithan, Saturday, 2/29

Come On Out and Check Us Out! 🎉 Lots of great drink specials every weekend! 🚂

-Lindsey 🙋🏼‍♀️

Sponsors are the reason for the ride's success! Help us make this year awesome by becoming a sponsor!
02/03/2020

Sponsors are the reason for the ride's success! Help us make this year awesome by becoming a sponsor!

Interested in becoming a sponsor for this year's Tour de Braz, then see our website https://www.tourdebraz.org/sponsors.html for more details!

Want to sponsor this year's Tour de Braz? See the official Tour de Braz website for all ride info and sponsorship opport...
01/22/2020
Tour de Braz

Want to sponsor this year's Tour de Braz? See the official Tour de Braz website for all ride info and sponsorship opportunities.

Check out our official Tour de Braz website for all ride information, sponsorship opportunities, and registration.

The biggest bike ride in Brazoria County is back! Register now and ride with us on Sunday, April 5th! Ride kicks off at ...
01/15/2020
Tour de Braz

The biggest bike ride in Brazoria County is back! Register now and ride with us on Sunday, April 5th! Ride kicks off at Alvin Community College and post-ride celebration will be held at Briscoe Park!

Registration is Now Open for the 27th Annual Tour de Braz Recommended Ride! Ride will be on Sunday, April 5th at Alvin Community College! Sign up for one of our 5 non-competitive routes: 10, 34, 50, 65, & 100 miles. First 700 riders are guaranteed a t-shirt, 2 slices of pizza and beer. We hope to see you there!

Another thing that makes Alvin unique, visitors must check out our First National Bank!
01/13/2020
Gators guard and call this Alvin bank home

Another thing that makes Alvin unique, visitors must check out our First National Bank!

When customers walk into First National Bank in Alvin, they are greeted by two green and scaly faces: Lizzy and Lucy, the bank's residents guard alligators.

Celebrated the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for the Alvin Disc Golf Course this morning!
01/08/2020

Celebrated the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for the Alvin Disc Golf Course this morning!

01/07/2020
ABC13 Houston

All the reasons to Visit Alvin!

Welcome to Alvin, Texas! ABC13+ is shining a spotlight on this great community all week. We’re talking to people who have lived here for more than 20 years! Tell us what you love about the area. ABC13.com/plus

Happy New Year!
01/01/2020

Happy New Year!

Save the Date!
12/27/2019

Save the Date!

Alvin Parks and Recreation Department Alvin Convention and Visitors Bureau #alvintx #grandopening #discgolf Bay Area Disc Golf #BrazoriaCountyDiscGolf

Holiday adventures continue, come see the beautiful lights at Froberg Fruit and Vegetable Farm / Greak's Smokehouse, Alv...
12/18/2019

Holiday adventures continue, come see the beautiful lights at Froberg Fruit and Vegetable Farm / Greak's Smokehouse, Alvin, Texas!

Come enjoy our Holiday Lights!

Eat some s'mores, enjoy the fire, see the lights, take photos with Santa and take a ride on our lighted tractor ride!!

We are open until 9pm 😊

Take a ride on an old-fashion train and see hundreds of thousands of beautiful Christmas lights and stunning displays he...
12/16/2019

Take a ride on an old-fashion train and see hundreds of thousands of beautiful Christmas lights and stunning displays here in Alvin at The Christmas Train.

Make plans for family fun! Take an old fashioned train ride through thousands of lights and scenery, visit Mrs. Claus in her cottage, or enjoy a stroll down the walking trail. Tickets are on sale now at www.thechristmastrain.com

Seasonal drinks are on the menu at Rocket Boom Coffee!
12/11/2019

Seasonal drinks are on the menu at Rocket Boom Coffee!

Mocha Peppermint Frappe!
What does that sign even mean?

Join us at the The Alvin Opry House for a night of music and dancing this Friday, December 13th!
12/10/2019

Join us at the The Alvin Opry House for a night of music and dancing this Friday, December 13th!

Chamber Ambassadors are working hard this season! Belling ringing for the The Salvation Army USA, ‘Tis the Season!
12/09/2019

Chamber Ambassadors are working hard this season! Belling ringing for the The Salvation Army USA, ‘Tis the Season!

Snickerdoodle Pancakes at Diana's Grill all month long? Yes and yes! Get your stack of deliciousness before December is ...
12/05/2019

Snickerdoodle Pancakes at Diana's Grill all month long? Yes and yes! Get your stack of deliciousness before December is over.

Snickerdoodle Pancakes are Back!
In loving memory of our beloved family friend, Lois Kennedy, we will be making Snickerdoodle Pancakes all month.
Lois always made big platters of homemade cookies every year. With such a wide variety of cookies, my absolute favorite she made was her snickerdoodle. I could never seem to get enough ❤

Curious to see some of the best holiday light tours and parades in Alvin, then check out our new blog that features a fe...
11/25/2019
'Tis the Season for Holiday Light Tours and Parades in Alvin

Curious to see some of the best holiday light tours and parades in Alvin, then check out our new blog that features a few of our best trails for holiday lights.

Froberg Fruit and Vegetable Farm / Greak's Smokehouse, Alvin, Texas Alvin Parks and Recreation Department The Christmas Train

Alvin is filled with holiday spirit this season. Come out to these tours and parades and be a part of the season that’s joyful and bright, just like our holiday lights. Froberg’s Farm Holiday Light Tour Froberg’s Farm Winter Festival features a Holiday Light Tour which offers a walk through

The Alvin Opry House is presenting a Thanksgiving Feast Show tomorrow. Don't miss out on the food, music and a night of ...
11/22/2019

The Alvin Opry House is presenting a Thanksgiving Feast Show tomorrow. Don't miss out on the food, music and a night of dancing!

Lighted Disc Golf Course coming to Alvin! Alvin Parks and Recreation Department
11/21/2019

Lighted Disc Golf Course coming to Alvin!

Alvin Parks and Recreation Department

Gander Studio has an open studio today! Check out their page for all details.
11/19/2019

Gander Studio has an open studio today! Check out their page for all details.

Open Studio today! If you’ve found yourself with some free time on your hands, we have Porch Signs & Door Hangers ready to paint! 10-5, (last time to begin painting is 3:30). Call to reserve other times: 281-686-2057

Great workshop with the Texas Film Commission today!
11/12/2019

Great workshop with the Texas Film Commission today!

Thank you to all who have served, today we dedicate and salute you.
11/11/2019

Thank you to all who have served, today we dedicate and salute you.

Don't forget the Alvin Parks and Recreation Department's Annual Trick or Treat Trail is tomorrow!
10/30/2019
15th Annual Trick or Treat Trail

Don't forget the Alvin Parks and Recreation Department's Annual Trick or Treat Trail is tomorrow!

The City of Alvin's Park & Recreation Department is hosting their annual Trick or Treat Trail on Halloween! National Oak Park will be filled with treat stations sponsored by local businesses and organizations. Don't forget your costume!

Let's Go Astros!
10/29/2019

Let's Go Astros!

1 week until Alvin Parks and Recreation Department's Annual Trick or Treat Trail!
10/24/2019

1 week until Alvin Parks and Recreation Department's Annual Trick or Treat Trail!

We still have spaces available for Businesses and organizations. If you would like to be part of the Trick Or Treat Trail please call 281-388-4299 or email [email protected]
[email protected]

Date: Thursday, Oct. 31
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Location: National Oak Park
Fee: FREE

Alvin Community College - Theatre presents A Christmas Carol By Patrick Barlow, coming this December.
10/23/2019

Alvin Community College - Theatre presents A Christmas Carol By Patrick Barlow, coming this December.

It's 5'o clock, time to spice up your evening with a Gordon Street Tavern pumpkin spice martini and pumpkin spice margar...
10/17/2019

It's 5'o clock, time to spice up your evening with a Gordon Street Tavern pumpkin spice martini and pumpkin spice margarita.

Pumpkin spice martini and pumpkin spice margarita. Pretty tasty.

Make your trip to Alvin a little more special by visiting Stanton's Shopping Center.
10/14/2019

Make your trip to Alvin a little more special by visiting Stanton's Shopping Center.

Customize your new sign at Gander Studio!
10/10/2019

Customize your new sign at Gander Studio!

At Gander Studio, you may customize your sign with your favorite pattern. 🖤🧡Love this Leopard pattern! Animal print is always a good idea.
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#ganderstudio #artstudio #woodsigns #paintyourown #kidsartstudio #artclub #porchsigns #paintonwood #summerartcamp #artcamp #artsandcrafts #alvintx #pearlandtx #clearlaketx #webstertx #manveltx #santafetx #leaguecitytx #danburytx #angletontx #visitalvintx

Fall Festival at Froberg Fruit and Vegetable Farm / Greak's Smokehouse, Alvin, Texas
10/09/2019

Fall Festival at Froberg Fruit and Vegetable Farm / Greak's Smokehouse, Alvin, Texas

We had to update our flyer to show that Gemstone mining is also open on weekends during the Fall Festival! We hope to see y'all soon! 😁

Address

200 Depot Centre Blvd
Alvin, TX
77511

Opening Hours

Monday 07:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 07:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 07:00 - 18:00
Thursday 07:00 - 18:00

Telephone

(281) 585-3359

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Statistics on the Run Club at Gordon Street Tavern . 4 Runners earned their Run Club Tshirt this past Monday. We have 56 Runners signed up in our Club. A total of 215 runs have been recorded in 10 weeks. Fairway Chiropractic spent time with us this past Monday, giving advice and chair massages. Thank you Runners! You too can join us Monday evenings at 6pm