Have a coffee with the local police
Local residents can meet and speak to local law enforcement officials at this community-sponsored event. 7:30am-9:30am Free. Starbucks, 3000 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3886.
The Hindu Temple of the Woods celebrates the Holi Festival of Colors. The festival includes food, games and entertainment. All members of The Woodlands and the surrounding community are invited to the celebration. 11am-2pm Free. Hindu Temple of the Woods, 7601 S. Forest Gate Drive, The Woodlands. 936-443-6998.
Learn more about birds
A certified Texas naturalist hosts Birding Joy, where guests can learn basic bird identification skills. Birding Joy has an indoor and outdoor part and the activity is recommended for ages 12+. 8:30am-10am Free. The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 281-516-7348.
Take part in a tequila tasting
Food and Vine Time Productions is hosting a customary Post-Yo Tequila Tasting at The Woodlands Country Club. Industry experts guide, educate, and share their passion for tequila with attendees. Tickets include food from local restaurants that offer tequila-paired food. 5:30pm-8:30pm $45-50. The Woodlands Country Club Palmer Course, 100 Grand Fairway Drive, The Woodlands. 281-863-1400.
26th of March:
Vote for charity
Guests are invited to vote for a nonprofit organization to receive donations during Village Books’ inaugural Literary Peeps Challenge. Businesses will have book-themed peep marshmallow candy dioramas, and a nonprofit organization will be chosen by the business with the most votes. 10:00am-5:00pm Free ($5 donation recommended). Village Books, 9955 Woodlands Parkway, Ste. F, The Woods. 281-771-8462.
26th of March:
Take part in a local fishing derby
The 15th Annual Creekwood Fishing Derby returns with the support of the Woodlands Professional Firefighters Association. Families are invited to bring fishing rods and compete for prizes awarded for the longest, heaviest, and smallest fish caught. The event will provide bait. 8am-10pm Free. Creekwood Park, 3383 S Panther Creek Drive, The Woodlands. 281-516-7348.
27th of March:
Take part in a wine dinner and auction
The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion hosts an evening of wine and dinner. The event will be followed by a live auction and bid board. Proceeds from the wine dinner benefit the Pavilion Partners Fine Arts Scholarship Program. The program has provided over $1.5 million in visual arts grants. 5 p.m. tickets start at $250. The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-364-3010.
2nd of April:
Take part in a color run
Woodlands Christian Academy is hosting its third annual community-wide Warrior Color Run, a family-friendly activity where participants have the option of running a 5K or 1K race. Spectators spray colored powder on the runners throughout the course and completely cover them in rainbow colors when they reach the finish line. 8:30am (check-in), 10am (race start). $35. The Woodlands Christian Academy, 5800 Academy Way, The Woodlands. 936-273-2555.
Attend a gala
Habitat for Humanity Montgomery County hosts the annual Building Hope Gala presented by LGI Homes. The evening will celebrate the future of Habitat for Humanity Montgomery County. The event will have a live auction. 6:30pm tickets start at $350. The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel and Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 936-441-4663.
Visit a fitness fair
The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce is holding a fitness fair on Market Street. The event is open to the public and features providers from the health, wellness and fitness sectors. Free health screenings and kid-friendly activities are available. Vendors include local businesses that provide services for fitness, groceries, seniors, and other health needs. 10am-2pm Free. Market Street, 9595 Six Pines Drive, The Woodlands. 281-367-5777.
April 12 to April 13:
Search for eggs on a kayak
The Riva Row Boat House hosts an egg hunt by kayak. Eggs are hidden along the Woodlands Waterway. 6-7pm $40 (per tandem kayak). Riva Row Boathouse, 2101 Riva Row, The Woodlands. 281-210-3965.
7th of April:
The Gulf Coast Blood Drive will visit The Woodlands. According to the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center, one blood donation can save up to three lives. 10:00-14:30 Free. The Woodlands Township, 2801 Technology Forest Blvd., The Woodlands. 281-210-3883.
Enjoy the Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival
The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival returns with safety measures and recommendations in place for the weekend event. Guests can see works by local and national artists and enjoy food, entertainment, live music and children’s activities. 10am-6pm (9am-10am early access for over 60s). Free (12 and under), $10 (single day student), $15 (weekend student), $15 (single day), $20 (weekend pass). Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands.
Enter a crayfish and car show
Sawyer Park Icehouse hosts a Cars and Crawfish event with live music. Proceeds from the event go to Good Life Bully Rescue. 11am-5pm Free (to attend), $20 (vehicle registration). Sawyer Park Icehouse, 314 Pruitt Road, Spring. 713-446-0495.
Search for Easter eggs
Shenandoah residents can participate in an annual Easter egg hunt in the city park. The Easter Bunny will be available for photos and refreshments will be provided. There are separate hunts for children of all ages. Participants should arrive by 9:45am 10:00am-12:00pm. For free. City Park, 801 Maplewood Drive, Shenandoah. 281-298-5522.
Take part in an evening Easter egg hunt
Children are invited to bring flashlights and Easter baskets to Terramont Park for a nightly Easter egg hunt. Children up to 5 years chase on the soccer field; Children from 6 years old hunt on the hills. 7:45-8:45 p.m. $15-20. $5 sibling discount. Terramont Park, 8500 Terramont Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3950.
Enjoy a mother daughter tea party
Woodlands Township is hosting its seventh annual Mother Daughter Tea Event. Moms and daughters of all ages are invited to the event with treats and crafts. 10-12 a.m. $50-$60. The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 28-516-7348.
Decorate eggs with the Easter bunny
Residents are encouraged to join the Easter Bunny for an egg decorating and egg hunt event. 10-11 a.m. $20-25. $5 sibling discount. The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 281-516-7348.
Run a 5K race
The Run and Done 3.1 is produced by The Woodlands Township Parks & Recreation Department and a USA Athletics Sanctioned Event. Pre-registration required. 7-9 p.m. $35. Rob Fleming Park, 6055 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 281-516-7348.
Celebrate Easter at Rob Fleming Park
Woodlands Township will host Eggstravaganza at Rob Fleming Park, which will include an Easter egg hunt, snacks, games, crafts and an opportunity for children to visit the Easter Bunny. Participants are asked to bring their own basket and camera to the event. 10-11:30am $30-35. $5 sibling discount. The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 281-516-7348.
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https://abc13.com/the-woodlands-township-eggstravaganza-easter-egg-hunt-snacks/11648583/ Easter events take place in the The Woodlands area in March and April