Skeeters baseball, saris and Slayer: 8 things to do in Sugar Land this weekend, June 15-17

Despite the chances of thunderstorms, Sugar Land has no shortage of events to fill up Father's Day weekend. There's everything from a Skeeters baseball game to a Slayer concert, so there's something for the whole family. Here's a list of eight things to do in Sugar Land this weekend.



Friday, June 15
Attend a Skeeters game
The Sugar Land Skeeters are playing the Pennsylvania Road Warriors this Friday at 7:05 p.m. with a postgame fireworks show. The Skeeters are 25-18 this season. $8-$55. Constellation Field, 1 Stadium Drive, Sugar Land. 281-240-4487. https://www.sugarlandskeeters.com/   





Grab some grub at Food Truck Fridays
The Sugar Land Parks and Recreation Department staff hosts the Summer Concert and Food Truck Fridays Series at the plaza adjacent to Smart Financial Centre. This Friday, Houston-based band Park Avenue will perform live. The food truck lineup includes Crepe Xscape, Foreign Policy, Frios Pops and Mobile Mais. 6-8 p.m. Free entry. 18111 Lexington Blvd., Sugar Land. 281-275-2825. http://www.sugarlandtx.gov/110/Parks-Recreation 





Listen to live local music
Sugar Land Town Square invites Sugar Land residents to its Music in the Plaza event to hear live music performed by Sugar Land Brass Co. Free. 7:30-9:30 p.m. 2711 Plaza Drive, Sugar Land. 281-276-6000. www.sugarlandtownsquare.com





Saturday, June 16
Enjoy Yanni live in concert
Composer and performer Yiannis Chryssomallis, better known as Yanni, is coming to Smart Financial Centre this Saturday as part of his 25th anniversary tour for "Live at the Acropolis." 8 p.m. $49.50-$750. 18111 Lexington Blvd., Sugar Land. 281-207-6278. https://www1.ticketmaster.com/






Appreciate fine craftsmanship
Sailesh Singhania hosts a trunk show at Hyatt Place Houston/Sugar Land this Saturday. Founded in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India, Sailesh has supported the art of handloom weaving for about 15 years, specifically making saris. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Free entry. 16730 Creek Bend Drive, Sugar Land. 984-833-3310. www.singhanias.in





Watch Sugar Land Superstar
Head out to Sugar Land Town Square for the 13th annual Sugar Land Superstar, Sugar Land's "American Idol"-esque competition. Five performers will be named finalists for the August final competition. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Free entry. 2711 Plaza Drive, Sugar Land. 281-276-6000. www.sugarlandtownsquare.com






Sunday, June 17
See Slayer live
Grammy-winning thrash metal band Slayer performs at Smart Financial Centre this Father's Day as part of its final world tour. Lamb Of God, Anthrax, Behemoth and Testament are also on the bill. Children age 2 and older must have a ticket. 5 p.m. $107-$210. 18111 Lexington Blvd., Sugar Land. 281-207-6278. https://www1.ticketmaster.com/






Take dad kayaking
Celebrate Father's Day by going kayaking at Sugar Land Memorial Park. Single and tandem kayaks are available. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $10 for every 30 minutes. 15300 University Blvd., Sugar Land. 713-538-7433. https://www.facebook.com/events/637058326670251/