Discover fun things to do in Texarkana like hiking at Wright Patman Lake

Located just off I-30 about 10 minutes from Texarkana Regional Airport (TXK), the Country Inn & Suites offers easy access to plenty of things to do. You can explore nearby historical attractions like the Ace of Clubs House, known for its distinctive shape, and the Perot Theatre, built in 1924 and fully restored as a venue for live performances. Traveling with your children? Let them pick out a new toy or outfit at Central Mall. You can drop your purchases off in your hotel room before taking your family on an interactive outing to Discovery Science Place or having a great time at the Four States Fair. If you’re up for a day trip, pack a picnic lunch and your hiking shoes and head to Wright Patman Lake, less than a half hour from the hotel.

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Ace of Clubs House

4.07 mi / 6.56 km from the hotel
Take a guided tour of this 1885 Italianate Victorian home, featured on several TV specials including HGTV’s Christmas Castles because of its unique club shape.

Texarkana Golf Ranch

3.09 mi / 4.98 km from the hotel
On the banks of the 600-acre Bringle Lake and across from Texas A&M University-Texarkana, this par-72 golf course offers 18 holes along with a small snack bar and pro shop.

Central Mall

1.61 mi / 2.6 km from the hotel
Pick up a few new outfits or purchase gifts for a loved one at this mall featuring popular stores like Dillard’s, American Eagle, Hot Topic, JCPenney, and Bath & Body Works.

Discovery Science Place

4.18 mi / 6.72 km from the hotel
Play with the 12-foot sound wall, discover a replica of an early 1900s general store, and experiment in the living science lab at this interactive museum.

Four States Auto Museum

4.38 mi / 7.05 km from the hotel
Car buffs will love this museum that features a rotating showcase of 22 vehicles dating back to the early 1900s.

Four States Fair & Rodeo

6.26 mi / 10.07 km from the hotel
Best known as the home of the annual Four States Fair, the fairgrounds also host horse shows, motorsports, and barrel racing throughout the year.

Perot Theatre

4.12 mi / 6.64 km from the hotel
Built in 1924 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this theater is a vital part of Texarkana's performing arts scene, hosting live theatrical productions and concerts.

Bringle Lake Park

3.01 mi / 4.84 km from the hotel
Lace up your hiking shoes for a moderate walk around Bringle Lake. This waterfront park also features a playground. The full walking loop is nearly seven miles long.

Wright Patman Lake

7.93 mi / 12.76 km from the hotel
Dip your fishing line at Wright Patman Lake or spot wildlife like bald eagles, pelicans, and migratory ducks from several viewing spots around the lake.