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Shenandoah in the News

Check out the below links to see the great things that others are writing and saying about our city and partners.

- Charcuterie specialty store Graze Craze opens in Shenandoah - (Community Impact, Feb. 20, 2023)

J. Crew Factory now open at Portofino Shopping Center (Community Impact, Feb. 6, 2023)

- Kyu Ramen and other stores opening soon in Metropark Square and others opening in Portofino Shopping Center (Community Impact, Feb. 3, 2023)

- Gloria's Latin Cuisine coming to Shenandoah in late 2023 - (Community Impact, Jan. 24, 2023)

- Mason jar sundaes, waffles:  4 businesses coming soon to The Woodlands area - (Community Impact, Jan. 17, 2023) 

- City, county leaders break ground for David Memorial Drive extension - (Community Impact, Dec. 7, 2022)

- Houston Press names Crawfish Cafe as home to "Best Crawfish" in H-Town in their annual "Best of Houston" Issue (Oct. 14, 2022)

- Japanese dollar store Daiso announces grand opening date, event in Shenandoah - (Community Impact, Oct. 13, 2022)

- Daiso Japan's 4th Houston Store to Open in Shenandoah (, Oct. 6, 2022)

- Holly Hill Trails Park opens in Shenandoah - (Community Impact - Sept. 16, 2022)

- The Pho Fix coming to Metropark Square (Community Impact, August 31, 2022)

- Hampton Inn and Suites announced for Shenandoah in 2023 (Community Impact, Aug. 30, 2022)

- Houston Restaurant Week begins Aug. 1 in The Woodlands area (Community Impact, July 29, 2022)

- How to get the most out of small-but-spectacular Shenandoah (, July 20, 2022)

Local Restaurants Announced in First Round of Houston Restaurant Week's Participating Restaurants List (Hello Woodlands, July 16, 2022)

- Precision Camera and Video opens on I-45 in Shenandoah (Community Impact, July 6, 2022)

- Goode Co. Fish Camp opens May 3 in Shenandoah (Houston Chronicle, April 29, 2022)

- Goode Co. Fish Camp Opens in Shenandoah May 3, 2022 (Hello Woodlands, April 30, 2022)

- Goode Co. Fish Camp to open May 3 on Six Pines Drive in Shenandoah (Community Impact, April 29, 2022)

- Step into Spring in Shenandoah, Texas Monthly Spring Travel Planner (Texas Monthly, Sponsored Content)

- The Shenandoah Farmers Market is this Saturday, April 9, 2022 (, April 9, 2022)

- Local Outdoor Markets 2022 (Hello Woodlands, March 22, 2022) 

- Zalat Pizza opens new location in Research Forest Shopping Center (Community Impact, Mar. 3, 2022)

- Goode Co. Fish Camp and Oyster Bar coming to Shenandoah (Jan. 17, 2022)

- Daiso Japan Coming to Metropark Square (Jan. 4, 2022)

- Goode Co. opening new concept in Shenandoah (Dec. 2, 2021) 

- Crawfish Cafe Opening in Metropark Square in May 2022 (November 1, 2021)

- Texas' first Even Hotel now open in Shenandoah (Community Impact, Sept. 10, 2021) 

- Goode Co. Barbecue location undergoing renovations in The Woodlands (Community Impact, August 17, 2021)

- Five Shenandoah Restaurants participating in Houston Restaurant Weeks from Aug. 1 - Sept. 6th (Community Impact, July 27, 2021)

- The Woodlands location of Killen's Steakhouse emphasizes quality ingredients, experience (Community Impact, July 14, 2021)

- Shenandoah lays out plans to boost tourism appeal in 2021 (Community Impact, July 12, 2021)

- Shenandoah Farmers Market makes list of 10 things to do in July and August in The Woodlands Area (Community Impact, July 9, 2021)

- Hyatt House now open in Shenandoah (Community Impact, June 3, 2021)

- Hyatt House Shenandoah The Woodlands Celebrates Official Opening (Woodlands Online, May 24, 2021)

- Plan a Trip to Shenandoah this Summer, (Texas Monthly, May issue)

- Inaugural Shenandoah Farmers Market a success (Houston Chronicle, April 15, 2021)

See who was at the new Shenandoah farmers market (Houston Chronicle, April 10, 2021)

- New Shenandoah Farmers Market Coming to Metropark Square April 10 (Community Impact, March 31, 2021)

- New Farmers Market Debuts April 10 at Metropark Square (Hello Woodlands, March 26, 2021)

- Shenandoah ranked among Top 20 (#17) Best Places to Retire in U.S., and #1 in Texas by Niche (March 2021)

- Killen's Barbecue Opens its Newest Barbecue in Shenandoah (Eater Houston, Jan. 20, 2021) 

- Ronnie Killen fires up his newest location of his barbecue restaurant in Shenandoah (Houston Culture Map, Jan. 19, 2021) 

- Killen's Barbecue opens newest location serving The Woodlands Area in Shenandoah (Community Impact, Jan. 18, 2021)

- Aloft Hotel opens in Shenandoah (Community Impact, Jan. 11, 2021)

- Local Restaurants Open for Dine In, Carry Out & Delivery This Thanksgiving (Hello Woodlands, Nov. 18, 2020) 

- 12 best holiday Thanksgiving to-go meals in Houston (Houston Chronicle, Nov. 18)

- First Look:  Men's Warehouse opens 'next-gen' store concept in Portofino Shopping Center (Chain Store Age, November 4, 2020)

- Plan Now, Visit Anytime:  Shenandoah, Texas (, June 9, 2020)

- Bowling Valets And Socially Distant Laser Tag:  Main Event Arcades Reopen With New Rules (, May 19, 2020)

- Development Updates: 4 Projects to watch (includes Hyatt House hotel in Metropark Square) (Community Impact, April 15, 2020)

- Shenandoah ranks 41st in "Best small towns for retirees in America" by - (March 2020)

- names Shenandoah as the best place to retire in the Houston area - (February, 2020)

- Black Bear Diner opens in Shenandoah’s Metropark Square (Woodlands Online, February 04, 2020)

- Black Bear Diner Video review by The Taste Buds (Woodlands Online, February, 2020)

- Metropark Square kicks off 2020 with new events schedule (Houston Chronicle, Dec. 19, 2019)

- 10 tenant’s coming to Shenandoah’s Metropark Square (Houston Chronicle, Sept. 18, 2019)