1. Sip whiskey at CityPlace Springwoods Village
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
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
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
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
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