5 Must Do Things Around Hockley

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In our Must Do Things Around Greater Houston series, we take a look at Houston’s vast array of communities, neighborhoods and destinations to bring you five fun, tasty, surprising and enticing reasons you should give each one a visit.

Just over 35 miles northwest of Downtown Houston sits the community of Hockley, Texas, a hub for railways since 1857. Head there and you’ll also find grain farms, cattle ranches, residences, and these 5 must do things.

5 Must Do Things Around Hockley

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Brooke Viggiano is a food and lifestyle writer residing in Houston. When she's not contributing to publications like 365 Things to Do in Houston, Thrillist Houston and the Houston Press, she's on the hunt for the coolest happenings in the city. You can follow her musings on Twitter @BrookeViggiano .