Activities in Tyler

Select Local Merchants

  • Garden Valley Golf Resort
    Culled from the noggin of course-crafter John Sanford, the Dogwood course at Garden Valley merges Champion bermuda greens with Lake Butler's lapping shores to forge an unforgettable 6,840 yards of play. Towering pine trees blanket golf carts in shadows, cooling players as they ponder the best methods to evade the course's many water hazards and rolling hills, where distracted golfers often sacrifice games, stopping to paint the picturesque East Texas landscape. Guests may also admire the scenery from the onsite restaurant, which serves house-made omelets and crisp salads. The eatery resides below the clubhouse’s vaulted ceilings, in addition to a fully equipped pro shop and an outdoor terrace overlooking the 18th green. Across the street lies the Garden Valley Sports Complex, a 24-hour facility filled with fitness machines and free weights that help patrons to burn fat beside an indoor basketball court and a refreshing pool relatively free of feral manatees.
    Read More
    22049 Fm 1995
    Lindale, TX US
  • MaXXed Out Sports
    If you've ever been to a MaXXed Out Sports event, you know fun and fitness go hand in hand on the company's turf. To keep their brand of fun ticking along, the fitness-events company organizes three main races throughout the year: a family fun run, a water-soaked splash run, and a nighttime foam run, each adding an inventive twist on a run as it winds through parks or city streets. Sometimes other events are featured, such as mud runs that end with live music and everyone's newly rinsed skin looking just marvelous. But perhaps the one thing the company values as much as organizing quirky events is supporting a good cause: proceeds from the races go to God's Open Hands, which provides clothing and food for the homeless.
    Read More
    1501 Hwy. 31 E
    Chandler, TX US
  • Gala of the Royal Horses
    Read More
    10408 State Hwy 64E
    Tyler, TX US