A rubber duck race, an Elvis Presley tribute concert: Five things to do in The Woodlands area this weekend, Aug. 24-26

There are a variety of events happening this weekend in The Woodlands area. Here are a few to consider adding to your calendar.


1. Aug. 25: Duck Race
The Crisis Assistance Center floats 5,000 rubber ducks down a lazy river as a part of its Charity Duck Race. 6:30-8:30 p.m. $5-$50. The Rob Fleming Aquatic Center, 6535 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. www.duckrace.com/thewoodlands





2. Aug. 25: Gardening class
Horticulturist Daniel Cunningham teaches a class for gardening beginners and the holistic approach to vegetable gardening. 9 a.m.-noon. Free. The Woodlands Emergency Training Center, 16135 I-45 S., The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov





3. Aug. 25: End of Summer Celebration
GenuWine Tasting Room will host this event that will feature $5 sliders, $5 sangria, $5 beers and free, homemade ice cream. The event is kid and pet-friendly. 3:30-6 p.m. Free. GenuWine Tasting Room, 6503 FM 1488, Ste. 401, Magnolia. 832-934-2675. www.mygenuwine.com





4. Aug. 25: World Premier Elvis Night
Dosey Doe Big Barn will host this event featuring Kraig Parker and the Royal Tribute Band, an Elvis Presley tribute band. Admission also includes a three-course meal.6:30-10:30 p.m. $78-$118. Dosey Doe Big Barn, 25911 I-45 S., The Woodlands. 281-367-3774. www.doseydoe.com





5. Aug. 25: 3rd Annual Bombshell Car Exhibit
Southern Star Brewing Company and Woodlands Performance & Suspension will host this event featuring a variety of cars and trucks, raffles, silent and live auctions, food and music. The event will benefit Camp Hope and the PTSD Foundation of America. 12-6 p.m. Free (admission). Southern Star Brewing Company, 3525 N. Frazier Street, Conroe. 936-441-2739. http://southernstarbrewing.com


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