Arts & Recreation

B&B Honey Farm

5917 Hop Hollow Rd, Houston, MN 55943, USA

Balloons by Kevin

218 S Ellsworth St, Houston, MN 55943, USA

Beaver Creek State Park

15954 County Rd 1, Caledonia, MN 55921, USA


Buffalo Gall/Money Creek Buffalo Ranch

32488 Cody Dr, Houston, MN 55943, USA


Chisholm Valley Wildlife Art

22388 Daley Creek Drive, Rushford, MN 55971


This local art gallery is owned and operated by artist Michael Sieve. Come see this amazing display of wildlife art. Call ahead. Gallery does not have set hours.

Ferndale Country Club

23239 State 16, Rushford, MN


Houston Arts Resource Council - HARC

HARC is a nonprofit that promotes the work and vision of local artists and artisans. Supporting a variety of arts from visual to performing, storytelling and sculpture, this organization is to thank for the Parade of Owls and the annual Houston Arts Festival.

Houston County Historical Society

Chamber Member

104 S History Ln, Caledonia, MN 55921, USA


The Houston County Historical Society is a nonprofit educational and cultural institution run by an all-volunteer staff. Volunteers help to collect, preserve, and tell the story of the county's past through museum exhibits, photographs, research materials, educational programs, and tours.


Houston Lions Club

Chamber Member


This organization is always giving back to the community. The Lions host pancake breakfasts, organize the annual Root River Triathlon, are responsible for the band shell in Trailhead Park and much more.


Houston Money Creek Snowriders

The Snowriders is a local club dedicated to maintaining our local snowmobile trail system.

Houston Nature Center

215 W Plum St, Houston, MN 55943, USA


Situated in Trailhead Park, the eastern terminus of the Root River Bike Trail System, the Center is the perfect place to start or end your bike trail adventure. It offers sites for primitive camping in the Park, is home to visitor info, hands-on nature displays, a natural playground, and clean showers and restrooms. It also offers educational programming for all ages.


International Owl Center

Chamber Member

126 E Cedar St, Houston, MN 55943, USA


The leader in owl-based education and programming, the Center features live owls and pogromming, displays, and a gift shop stocked with owl-themed merchandise. It's also responsible for the internationally-known Festival of Owls.


KARST Driftless Guidepost

111 Cedar Street, Houston, MN 55943


Nettie's Thrift Shop

133 S Grant St, Houston, MN 55943, USA

Root River Floral

303 S Elm St, Rushford, MN 55971, USA


Root River Trail Towns

PO Box 141, Harmony, MN

This nonprofit consists of representatives from all nine towns along the Root River Trail. Together they work to promote the Root River Bike Trail System as a regional destination and to link people to an outdoor experience. These 60 miles of paved trails are the spot for biking, jogging, walking, and even cross-country skiing. It can be used by all skill level and offers a variety of views and stops along the way.


Seven Bridges Pottery

7246 T-233, Houston, MN 55943, USA


Sheldon Valley Sportsman's Association

Chamber Member

11511 County Rd 10, Caledonia, MN 55921, USA

This nonprofit promotes the area's traditions of hunting, fishing, shooting sports, and archery. Youth activities include an annual fishing derby, firearms safety training, and coaching the Houston High School trap team. Its private range is located in the beautiful bluffs near Sheldon and provides a safe, friendly environment to enjoy shooting sports.


Valley High Golf Club

9203 Mound Prairie Drive, Houston, MN 55943


Wet Bark/Oak Ridge Trail


Wet Bark Recreation Area offers 11 miles of trails for horseback riding and hiking, six miles of designated mountain biking trails in summer, 11 miles of ski touring trails, and six miles of snowmobile trails in winter.