Whiskey Weekend, National Doughnut Day: 4 things to do in Spring, Klein on June 6-9

Whiskey Weekend will take place June 6-8.

Whiskey Weekend will take place June 6-8.

Here are a few ways to spend time in Spring and Klein this weekend, June 6-9.


1. Sip whiskey at CityPlace Springwoods Village
June 6-8
CityPlace Springswoods Village partners with Austin-based Treaty Oak Distilling to host its inaugural Whiskey Weekend, a three-day food and drink showcase. Festivities will kick off June 6 with a Whiskey Wind Down from 4-7 p.m. featuring $5 happy hour pours and specialty cocktails, live music and Treaty Oak Distilling representatives on-site to answer questions.

On June 7, the weekend will continue with a whiskey pairing dinner at SwitcHouse curated by chef Darren Tonner and Scott Fogle. The four-course dinner includes a presentation by Jamie Biel, the Treaty Oak director of science and sustainability, and will follow with a reverse happy hour from 10 p.m. until close. Dinner costs $100 per person.

To wrap up the weekend, an alfresco buffet brunch featuring live music will take place on the plaza from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. for $30 per person.

CityPlace Springwoods Village, 1250 Lake Plaza Drive, Spring. 281-350-4000. www.cityplacespringwoods.com





2. Celebrate National Doughnut Day
June 7
Snowflake Donuts & Cafe will celebrate National Doughnut Day by offering one complimentary glazed doughnut and one hot brewed coffee with any purchase. Patrons who purchase one dozen doughnuts will also receive 50% off their second dozen. 6 a.m.-1 p.m. Prices vary. Snowflake Donuts & Café, 4660 Louetta Road, Ste. 170, Spring. 832-585-1106. www.facebook.com/snowflakedonutslouetta





3. Donate blood
July 7
The Barbara Bush Branch Library hosts a blood drive in partnership with the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center. Everyone who is able to donate will receive a free T-shirt. The blood drive will be held in the Robin Bush Activity Room. 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Barbara Bush Branch Library, 6817 Cypresswood Drive, Spring. 832-927-7800. www.hcpl.net





4. See a local play
June 7-9
Playhouse 1960 presents “A Catered Affair” with performances running June 7-22. 8 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.), 3 p.m. (Sun.). $18-$21. Playhouse 1960, 6814 Gant Road, Houston. 281-587-8243. www.playhouse1960.com

June 7-9
Stageworks Theatre presents “Harvey” with performances running May 17-June 9. 7:30 p.m. (Fri.-Sat), 3 p.m. (Sun). $17-$25. Stageworks Theatre, 10760 Grant Road, Houston. 281-587-6100. www.stageworkshouston.org


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