Woodtrace, the gated Tomball area community by Friendswood Development Company will host the Woodtrace Parade of Homes event that includes 30 new homes open for touring and ready for summer move-in, free family-friendly weekend events beginning July 9 and continuing until July 25.

The Parade of Homes along with seven decorated models will be open daily in Woodtrace where new homes are priced from the $260,000s to the $800,000s by Village Builders, Trendmaker Homes, Ashton Woods Homes, Lennar, J. Patrick Homes and Drees Homes. A complete list of homes open during the tour is available at www.WoodtraceCommunity.com/homes

Camp Woodtrace Happy Camper Weekends

Each Saturday starting on July 9, Camp Woodtrace will open at 10 a.m. and include a variety of fun, free events designed for children to play and learn while their parents tour new homes.  Happy Camper events will be held at the community’s newly opened recreation center, overlooking a 23-acre lake.

On Saturday, July 9 from 10 a.m. until noon, Fly Fishing expert Jeff Lyons will offer a fly fishing camp. Visitors can register to win a $100 Orvis gift card. No purchase is necessary to win. From noon until 2:00 p.m., visitors can stop by the Woodtrace Recreation Center to enjoy a “make your own s’mores” event.

On Saturday, July 16, Camp Woodtrace will feature a Kayak Camp presented by SouthWest PaddleSports. Visitors can register to win a $100 REI gift card. No purchase is necessary to win. From noon until 3:00 p.m. free Marble Slab ice cream will be offered at the Woodtrace Recreation Center.

The final Happy Camper event takes place on Saturday, July 23. A paddle board camp will be offered from 10 a.m. to noon by SouthWest Paddle Sports, offering free lessons in stand-up paddle boarding. A $100 REI gift card will be given away to one lucky winner. No purchase is necessary to win and registration forms will be available during each weekend during Happy Camper events. Following camp, a scavenger hunt for prizes will take place from noon until 1:00 p.m. at the Woodtrace Recreation Center.

Registration for the free Happy Camper weekend events is available now at www.WoodtraceHappyCamper.com  Each camper will receive a free t-shirt.


Located in the Tomball Independent School District, Woodtrace offers direct access to SH 249 and is minutes from the newly opened Grand Parkway, FM 2920 and the Sam Houston Tollway as well as a number of popular recreation and retail destinations including Vintage Park and historic Downtown Tomball. Residents enjoy wooded surrounds, a brand new resort-style recreation center with a pool and clubhouse overlooking a lake, miles of wooded greenbelt trails and nature reserves.

For more information and directions, visit www.WoodtraceCommunity.com