Go to a musical, help younger athletes: 20 occasions, actions within the Lake Houston space in July and August
Visit a family-friendly market with separate inflatables for toddlers and older kids, a sack race, and an egg-on-a-spoon race. (Courtesy of Kotour-Event)
Here are a few events and activities in the Lake Houston area during the months of July and August. This list is incomplete.
16.-25. July July: Enjoy a musical
Experience the premiere of “Tenderly, the Rosemary Clooney Musical”. Follow a woman’s rise to Hollywood star as an American music legend and her career fade as rock and roll grows in popularity. 8 p.m. (Fri-Sat), 3 p.m. (Sun). $ 30. Charles Bender Performing Arts Center, 611 Higgins St., humble. 281-583-7575. www.texasreptheatre.com
July 29th: Watch a talent show
Watch a talent show with local singers, dancers, and musicians at Lake Houston’s Got Talent. Marsala’s Italian Grill serves dinner and a silent dessert auction features sweets. 6-9pm $ 25. The Nathaniel Center, 804 Russell Palmer Road, Kingwood. 281-348-7800. www.villagelac.org
July 31st-August. 7th: Support young athletes
Take part in the 55th annual Amateur Athletics Union Junior Olympics and watch 8-18 year olds compete in a series of athletics events. $ 15 (day ticket), $ 45 (all events), free (up to 6 years). The opening times vary from day to day. Modest High School, 1700 Wilson Road, Modest. 407-828-8326. www.aaujrogames.org
1-6 August: Collect donations for the Houston Food Bank
Visit participating restaurants in the greater Houston area for a fundraiser to benefit the Houston Food Bank. Participating restaurants serve multi-course menus at special prices. 713-223-3700. www.houstonfoodbank.org
August 10: Start of the school year
New Caney and Humble ISD students will return to school on August 10th. Staff from both districts will report on August 2nd. 281-641-1000. www.humbleisd.net 281-577-8600. www.newcaneyisd.org
August 14th: Take part in an anniversary
Visit a family-friendly market with separate inflatables for toddlers and older kids, a sack race, and an egg-on-a-spoon race. A number of local food trucks will be in attendance. 4-9 p.m. Free of charge. Kingwood Town Center Park, 8 N. Main St., Kingwood. 214-734-1917. www.koutourevent.com
August 16: Watch an annual opera
Join Michael and Ginny Hix with the Holla Band and other special guests for the 20th Annual Harris County Precinct 4’s Opry. 7-10 p.m. $ 15 (adults), $ 10 (children). Modest Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Parkway, Humble. 713-755-6444. www.hcp4.net
August 19th: Watch an outdoor movie
Enjoy an outdoor screening of Disney’s animated film “Onward” on a 10 m wide screen. 8:30 p.m. Free. Kings Harbor, 4501 Magnolia Cove Drive, Kingwood. 713-629-5200. https://kings-harbor.com
Green oak tavern
211 E. Main St., Humble
23 Eric Demmer Band, 9 p.m.
24 Chris Castaneda Project, 9 p.m.
25th Kevin Swanson, 5 p.m.
30th Mark May Band, 9 p.m.
31 Jamie Lynn ships, 9 p.m.
6th The Sparky Parker Band, 9 p.m.
7th Earl T & The Tattered Hearts, 9 p.m.
13th Samantha Coombs & The Boyz, 9 p.m.
14th Elijah Zane Live in Houston, 9 p.m.
20th Chris Castaneda Band, 9 p.m.
21 Johnny Riley, 9 p.m.
Charles Bender Performing Arts Center
611 Higgins St., Humble
7th Urban Achievers marching band, 19 o’clock