Be warned that there isn't much parking at Tupelo, and that it will start getting hot before 11am. Definitely visit this park at sometime. It is hidden a little bit.
Here is the press release:
The Woodlands Township announces the Grand Opening of Tupelo Park
Join the Grand Opening festivities on Saturday, June 12, 2010, from 9 to 11 a.m., with games, crafts, face painting, kayak demonstrations and informative presentations. Breakfast and light refreshments will be served.
The Township recently accepted Tupelo Park, its 118th park, by way of a special warranty deed. The park is an 11.5-acre facility with a canoe launch, pavilion, playground, lighted tennis court, lighted basketball court, picnic area, multi-purpose field and restroom. The lower portion of its terraced lake has a waterfall, and the upper portion has a fountain and is connected to Lake Paloma.
For more information, please contact The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department at 281-210-3900.