Area Attractions

Work & Play

The College Station and Bryan area is filled with places to play as well as plenty of career opportunities. Community parks dot the area with natural recreation spots, including Lick Creek Park, Research Park and the Veterans Park and Athletic Complex. This growing complex features playgrounds, pavilions, hiking trails as well as softball, soccer and baseball fields. Stop by the Texas World Speedway for another fun family outing! This premier road racing venue hosts exciting races, vehicle testing, driving schools, corporate events and film shoots. And in between, job opportunities abound with all the innovative development being produced from the neighboring Texas A&M University.

Texas A&M is home to the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum, in addition to other museums and art galleries. More than 1,200 public events are hosted through the university each year, such as Broadway shows, concerts, performances and athletic contests. One in four Aggies participates in one of the nation's largest university intramural sports programs. Regarded as one of the nation’s most intimidating road venues, Texas A&M’s Kyle Field has been the home of the Aggie football team since 1905. The Aggies have always been tough to beat at Kyle Field with an all-time record of 384-152-19 (70.9 winning percentage) on their home field.

Gone to Town

The options for shopping and dining go on and on in College Station. Lone Star Pavilions, Culpepper Village Shopping Center and Post Oak Mall boast popular retail stores and restaurants like BestBuy, Kohl’s, Barnes & Noble, Ocean’s Bar & Grill, Painting with a Twist, JC Penny, Dillard’s, Macy’s, BJ’s Brewhouse and many more. Stop by to see what new stores and restaurants will be near you!

Tee it Up

Being surrounded by a growing and active town like College Station makes it easy to enjoy a good game of golf! Great Oaks is just miles from several golf clubs featuring championship courses and Texas country hospitality, such as Texas A&M University Golf Course, Pebble Creek Golf Course and Miramount Country Club. Hit a hole-in-one with one of these great courses today!

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A Center for Wellness

A community experience is not complete without the feeling of secure healthcare nearby. Great Oaks is comfortingly close to College Station Medical Center, the official Healthcare provider for Texas A&M athletics. Through exceptional technology and a specialized medical staff, area residents receive a full range of medical services close to home.

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