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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.

- 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)

- 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)