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Things to do and Places to see


     Play hard and experience the many events and activities for both outdoor and indoor fun right here in our backyard. The City of Livingston has a variety of parks to enjoy and many outdoor activities including, golf, tennis, jogging trails, and skateboarding. Click on a location’s name or picture for additional information and links to their Facebook pages and website links to learn even more.

     Lake Livingston is a big playground for outdoor recreation including boating, fishing, and water sports. Relax and enjoy a spectacular sunset on beautiful Lake Livingston. Stop by the Polk County Memorial Museum, Heritage Park and the Historic Main Street District for a glimpse into the area’s rich and varied history.

     Close by attractions include the Lake Livingston State Park, Sam Houston National Forest, Lake Sam Rayburn, and Naskila Gaming.

     The Livingston Specialty Merchants’ Guild is looking forward to helping you have fun and play like a local. It’s a good day to #LivLocal!

anniversary park

Anniversary Park

Gazebo, Picnic Areas, and Events. Located in downtown Livingston on the corner of East Church and North Tyler.

City Parks & Recreation 936-327-5242

Corner of East Church St. & N Tyler Ave Livingston, TX, 77351


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matthews park

Matthews Street Park

Open 6am-10pm

Swimming, Tennis, Golf, Walking Trails, Picnic Area

City Parks & Recreation 936-327-5242

709 Matthews Street Livingston, TX, 77351


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pedigo park

Pedigo Park

Trade Days, Fishing, Picnic Tables with Shelters, Soccer Fields, Softball Fields and Baseball Field.

City Parks & Recreation 936-327-5242

925 US 59 Loop North Livingston, TX, 77351


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across the tracks

Across the Tracks

Please Call for Events, Times, and Dates

Live Music Venue


309 N. Jackson Ave Livingston, Texas 77351


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double creek farm

Double Creek Farm

Open Hours on Pumpkin Patch page, Tree Farm page, their website and town calendar.

Choose and Cut Christmas Tree Farm and October Pumpkin Patch. Hayrides, Gift Shop, Private Parties


1288 Oakdale Loop Livingston, TX, 77351


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gokeys bowling

Gokey’s Bowling and Recreation

Tues-Thurs 4pm-9pm, Fri 4pm-11pm, Sat 11am-11pm

Bowling, Pro Shop, Pool Table


184 Kings Row Livingston, Texas 77351 (Behaind Lonestar Charlie’s)


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heritage park

Heritage Park

Locomotive #5 & Jonas Davis Log Cabin Picnic Area & State Historical Marker. A favorite place for locals and visitors alike to take pictures. 

507 W. Church St. Livingston, TX, 77351


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main street

Livingston Main Street

Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

Promoting Historic Downtown. Visitor Info for Historical Downtown District Shopping, Dining, Entertainment


925 US Highway 59 Loop North Livingston, TX, 77351


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quilt guild

Livingston Piecemakers Quilt Guild

Meet 2nd Mon 9 am at Blanchard Baptist Church

We love quilting! Quilt Shows and Quilting Bees. New members always welcome.


P.O. Box 1486 Livingston, TX, 77351


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Naskila Gaming

24/7 Gaming Facility – Timbers Grille Sun-Th 10am-10pm, Fri-Sat 10am – 1am

Play one of hundreds new electronic games. Also visit Timbers Grille and Restaurant and Gift Shop. Become a member of the Seven Feathers Playing Club and start earning valuable points redeemable towards free play, food, merchandise and more. Come visit Naskila for more fun and excitement. 


540 State Park Road 56 Livingston, TX, 77351


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polk county commerce center

Polk County Commerce Center

By appointment only

Banquets, Concerts, Receptions, Special Events. A wonderful venue for Weddings, Meetings, etc. See schedule & current events on facebook


1017 N. Hwy 59 Loop Livingston, TX, 77351


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polk county musuem

Polk County Memorial Museum

Tue-Fri 9am-5pm.  2nd & 4th Sat 9am-5pm

One of the finest small museums of local history anywhere! New exhibits of Native American artifacts. Have fun experiencing some of the past.


514 W. Mill St. Livingston, TX, 77351


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tempe creek vineyard

Tempe Creek Vineyard & Farm

Sat 12pm-7pm, Sun 1pm-5pm

Winery, Vineyard, and Event Venue. Member of Sam Houston Wine Trail.


307 Dickens Ranch Road Livingston, TX, 77351


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