11 events, highlights to note in Conroe area through May and June

Film series comes to an end

Film series comes to an end

Your ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in the months of May and June.

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Film series comes to an end


May 25

The Movies in the Park film series,
hosted by the Conroe Parks and Recreation Department, concludes in May with a screening of the animated film “Sing.” 8:15 p.m. Free. Heritage Place, 500 Metcalf St., Conroe. 936-522-3906. www.cityofconroe.org





Date to know


May 25

Students at Conroe, Montgomery and Willis ISDs attend their last day of school before summer vacation. Classes will resume in August for the respective school districts.





Get mudbugs, craft beer fix at monthly boil


May 26

B-52 Brewing Company and Goat’s Mobile Catering host a crawfish and shrimp boil, featuring craft beer and a corn hole tournament. Noon-10 p.m. Free (admission, tournament entry). B-52 Brewing, 12470 Milroy Lane, Conroe. 936-447-4677. www.b52brewing.com





Celebrate Memorial Day in The Woodlands


May 27

The Memorial Day Festival in The Woodlands is a tribute to military men and women who died in action. 4-9 p.m. Free. Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov





Listen to live country music


June 2

The Conroe Country Music Opry returns to the Owen Theatre featuring live performances by Margie LeBlanc, Moses Rangel, Pauline Reese, Freddie Pate and Brian Black as well as comedian “Booger Lee.” 7-11:30 p.m. $40. Owen Theatre, 225 Metcalf St., Conroe. 936-539-4090. www.owentheatre.com





Tastefest returns to Conroe


June 7

Culinary delights return to Conroe with the eighth annual Tastefest. Attendees can sample cuisine from local restaurants and caterers. 5-8 p.m. $15 (pre-sale), $25 (gate). Lone Star Convention and Expo Center, 9055 Airport Road, Conroe. 936-538-7111. www.conroe.org





Groove at First Thursday concert series


June 7

The concert series offers performances by Jefferson Clay and Lisa Morales Band in June. The event takes place on the first Thursday of every month through September. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Free. Heritage Place, 500 Metcalf St., Conroe. 936-522-3906. www.cityofconroe.org





Grammy-winning musician comes to Conroe


June 9

Limited seating is available for the live performance of Grammy-winning artist BJ Thomas’ one-night performance at the Crighton Theatre. 8 p.m. $59. The Crighton Theatre, 234 N. Main St., Conroe. 936-441-7469. www.crightontheatre.org





Attend a car show


June 16

A Father’s Day weekend Car, Truck and Bike Show benefits the Conroe Cruisers’ scholarship fund. The event includes music, food, prizes for show participants. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Free (admission), $30 (registration fee). Outlets at Conroe,
1111 League Line Road, Conroe. 713-204-9698. www.conroecruisers.com





Live Theater


THE CRIGHTON THEATRE
234 N. Main St., Conroe
936-441-7469
www.crightontheatre.org

May 25-27
“James and the Giant Peach,” times vary

OWEN THEATRE
225 Metcalf St., Conroe
936-539-4090
www.owentheatre.com

May 25-26
“Kiss Me, Kate,” 8 p.m.





Live Music
PACIFIC YARD HOUSE
101 Metcalf St., Conroe
936-703-5447
www.pacificyardhouse.com

May
25 Croy and the Boys, 9 p.m.
26 Shea Abshier and the Nightowlers, 9 p.m.
31 Charlie and the Regrets, 8 p.m.

THE CORNER PUB
302 N. Main St., Conroe
936-788-2390
www.thecornerpubinconroe.com

June
2 Texas Johnny Boy, 9 p.m.
9 Michael Player Band, 9 p.m.
15 Season Ammons, 9 p.m.
16 Willow James, 9 p.m.

THE RED BRICK TAVERN
119 Simonton St., Conroe
936-539-2000
www.theredbricktavern.com

May
25 Cody Joe Hodges with Todd Hoke, Debbie Glenn and Tommy Lewis, 9:30 p.m.
30  Nate Nelson Acoustic, 7 p.m.
31 Buck Yeager with Jordan Nix, 8 p.m.

June
1 Arthur Yoria, 9:30 p.m.
2 Dan Johnson Music, 9:30 p.m.
3 Jim Sloan Trio, 11:30 a.m.
5 Southern Disposition, 5:30 p.m.
6 Nate Nelson Acoustic, 7 p.m.
7 Jeff Ruby with Buck Yeager Band, 8 p.m.
8 Shaun Peace Band, 9:30 p.m.
10 Chase Hasara, 11:30 a.m.


By Kelly Schafler

Managing editor, South Houston

Kelly joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2017 after majoring in print journalism and creative writing at the University of Houston. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor for the Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood edition and began covering the Spring and Klein area as well in August 2020. In June 2021, Kelly was promoted to South Houston managing editor.