If you are planning a trip to the Lone Star State we assume you are ready to enjoy a nice hot day outside and eat amazing BBQ, right? Well, there's much more to the place than one can imagine, so we have a great list full of unforgettable Texas bucket list experiences for you.
- 15 VOTES
Ride The Texas Giant!
From Redditor u/talkingtoilet:
[In Dallas],You gotta go to Six Flags and ride the Texas Giant.
A show at Trees, Bomb Factory, Granada, the Opera House, or the Kessler.
- 24 VOTES
Swim In The Pools
From Redditor u/Darx92:
[In Austin], visit one of the many amazing pool areas nearby (Hamilton Pool, Krause Springs, Twin Falls).
- 38 VOTES
See A Cowboys Or Rangers Game
From Redditor u/ARK4S:
Try to get to a Cowboys or Rangers game; [their] stadiums are both in Arlington! Also, the Dallas Aquarium is amazing; I went when I was younger. I've heard amazing things about the Perot Museum [of Nature and Science] as well.
- 49 VOTES
Tour Johnson Space Center
From Redditor u/AeroSteveO:
[Space Center Houston is] a small museum. They have some neat exhibits, but what you would really want to do through there is tour Johnson Space Center; the mission control center and SVMF [Space Vehicle Mockup Facility] are both pretty cool to see.
- 58 VOTES
Attend A Houston Rodeo
From a former Redditor:
You should attend a Houston Rodeo. Also, the Art Car Parade, the Beer Can House, the Cistern and all the parks are worth checking out. Go on a, or several, St. Arnold’s pub crawls.
- 64 VOTES
Grab A 2-Foot-Long Hot Dog
From Redditor u/msondo:
Eat a 2-foot-long hot dog at Globe Life [Field].
Eat a beef rib and drink a free beer at Cattleack BBQ.
Eat a mangonada at Fruteria Cano.
Eat a taco "de tripas doradas" at La Banqueta.
Polish off an entire bottle of whiskey at a BYOB.