Here are five things to do in Leander, Cedar Park and the surrounding area this weekend.


1. Circus comes to Leander
Circus Saurus, presented by Carson & Barnes Circus, brings a traditional circus to Leander — with a prehistoric twist. The event features dinosaurs, cavemen and a unicorn.

4:30 and 7:30 p.m. (Friday); 1:30, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. (Saturday); 1:30 and 4:30 p.m. (Sunday). $6-$14. VFW Post 10427, 8760 Ranch Road 2243, Leander. 512-259-1907.

2. Delysia Chocolatier celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with complimentary chocolate
The chocolate tasting features an assortment of chocolate truffles infused with Guinness, ale, Red Lager and Irish coffee.

2-5 p.m. Free. Delysia Chocolatier, 2000 Windy Terrace, Ste. 2C, Austin. 512-413-4701.


3. Tomlinson’s Feed hosts “St. Pawty’s Day” party
The pet supply store’s event includes a meet and greet with adoptable dogs from German Shepherd Rescue of Central Texas, pet training tips, pet food samples, prizes and more.

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Tomlinson’s Feed Leander, 3421 Lakeline Blvd., Leander. 512-986-7482.


4. Holi event comes to Brushy Creek Lake Park
People are invited to celebrate Holi, a festival of colors in India that takes place in the spring. Activities include food stalls, kites, colors and games.

11 a.m. $5-$10. Brushy Creek Lake Park. 3300 Brushy Creek Rd., Cedar Park.

5. Whitestone Brewery celebrates St. Patrick’s Day
The event includes happy hour specials and a performance by Off The Grid Band.

12-11:59 p.m. Free. Whitestone Brewery, 601 E. Whitestone Blvd., Ste. 500, Cedar Park. 512-765-4828.