Festival General Information

April 13-14, 2019

Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tickets are $18.00 for general admission for both days. Children 12 and under are FREE all weekend.

2099 Lake Robbins Dr
The Woodlands, TX 77380

Getting Here

The festival is located in The Woodlands Town Center - Including Town Green Park, Along the Waterway from the Marriott to Grogan’s Mill Road. Entrances are located next to the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion.

By Foot or Bike

If you are local - Go green - ride your bike to The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival! Park at the -South Regional Library located at 2101 Lake Robbins Drive.

By Trolley (free)

Park at Waterway Square Garage, Corner of Lake Robbins and Fountains Drive (FREE parking on Sat & Sun) and catch the trolley to Town Green Park. CLICK HERE to see trolley and cruiser route map


It is the patrons responsibility to observe all parking and tow signs posted.

Parking Lots Generously Donated by Timberloch, Inc. Thank you for providing parking space for our artists, performers and volunteers. Free Parking at Six Pines Surface Lot and Waterway Parking Garage generously provided by

The Woodlands Development Company

Planning Your Stay

The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center is located next to the festival grounds. Special artist rates available.

1601 Lake Robbins Dr.

The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center

The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center just a few minutes away by car. Special rates of $149 available.

2301 North Millbend Drive

The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center

Fairfield Inn & Suites is located south of The Woodlands on Interstate 45 South.

16850 I-45 South

Fairfield Inn & Suites The Woodlands

For more information on lodging visit:

The Woodlands Convention & Visitors Bureau

Special thanks to: Derrick Berry Photography, Desire to Inspire, Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton; Minuteman Press of The Woodlands, James Noack, County Commissioner, Springhill Suites The Woodlands

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Minuteman Press
The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival Information - Know Before You Go

Know before you go.

  • Please respect the artists and their original work; ask before filming or photographing them or their works.
  • Bags and packages are subject to search before entry.
  • Prohibited Items and Activities:
    • No outside beverages may be brought into the Festival site.
      • For safety reasons, glass bottles are prohibited within the Festival site.
      • Alcoholic beverages are sold within the Festival site to patrons’ 21-years and older presenting valid identification. State laws and regulations require that alcoholic beverages purchased at the Festival remain on-site.
    • Pets and other animals are not allowed at the Festival with the exception of service dogs.
    • Skateboards, bicycles, roller blades, hover boards, Segway’s, drones, andunauthorized motor vehicles are not allowed within the Festival grounds with the exception of OPMD’s within ADA compliance. Users may be asked to show proof of insurance and may be asked to restrict their usage to ‘sidewalks only’ during peak times of the day for the safety of the patrons and artists.
    • Firearms and weapons (including knives) are not allowed on the Festival site.
    • No drones or fireworks are allowed on the Festival site.
    • Smoking is not permitted inside any structure or in any seating area on the Festival grounds.
    • Non-sanctioned activities, including public address or busking are not allowed on the Festival site.
  • Unauthorized vendors are not permitted.
  • The Festival reserves the right to decline admittance to, or remove, anyone who violates event specifics established for public safety, security, and enjoyment.
Texas Commission on the Arts
National Endowement for the Arts

Thank you to our generous sponsors.

The Woodlands Convention & Visitors Bureau
Stella Artois
The Woodlands Development Company
The Woodlands Arts Council | (TWAC) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
P.O. Box 8184, The Woodlands, TX 77387
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The Woodlands Arts Council

The Woodlands Arts Council | (TWAC) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.