St. Patrick's Day, Honky Tonk Music Festival and more: 6 things to do in Tomball, Magnolia this weekend, March 15-17

Enjoy green beer and dress up like a leprechaun at Deacon Baldy's for St. Patrick's Day.

Enjoy green beer and dress up like a leprechaun at Deacon Baldy's for St. Patrick's Day.

Need weekend plans? Here are a few events happening in the Tomball and Magnolia areas this St. Patrick's Day weekend.



Saturday, March 16

Two-step in Tomball
Dance to honky tonk-style music and sample chili at the city of Tomball’s annual Honky Tonk Music Festival. This event also includes a chili cookoff and margarita pour-off. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free (admission, parking). 201 S. Elm St., Tomball. 281-351-5484. www.tomballtx.gov






Saturday, March 16

Dress up as a leprechaun

 
Head out to Deacon Baldy's in Magnolia for a St. Patrick's Day party, featuring all-day drink specials—which continue through Sunday, March 17—and a leprechaun look-a-like contest at 6 p.m. The winner receives a $50 cash prize. 11 a.m.-midnight. Free. Deacon Baldy's, 5447 FM 1488, Magnolia. 281-650-2558. www.deaconbaldys.com





Saturday, March 16

Enjoy a car show, outdoor movie
Cruise over to Burroughs Park for a car show and movie night with Harris County Precinct 4. Check out a variety of classic cars and stay to watch the film "Cars." The event also includes crafts, food trucks, a DJ, and free popcorn and drinks during the movie. 6-10 p.m. Free. Burroughs Park, 9738 Hufsmith Road, Tomball. 281-353-4196. www.hcp4.net





Saturday, March 16

Donate clothes to homeless
Donate clothing to Houston-area homeless through First Baptist Church of Magnolia. The church is accepting men's items only, and socks and underwear donations must be new. Used shoes, backpacks, sleeping bags, jeans, shirts and cell phones are welcome. 8 a.m.-noon. Free. First Baptist Church of Magnolia, 18525 N. Sixth St., Magnolia. 281-356-8543. www.magnoliasfirst.org






Sunday, March 17

Practice yoga with cats
Try out a yoga class at Abandoned Animal Rescue, featuring a few of the shelter’s adoptable cats as yoga partners. Class space is limited. Yoga mats are not provided. 1-2 p.m. $10. AAR, 32632 Wright Road, Magnolia. 281-789-4142. www.aartexas.org






Sunday, March 17

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day
District 249 Bar and Grill hosts a St. Patrick's Day party featuring crawfish, live music, green beer, a shot wheel and St. Patrick's Day cocktails. Attendees must be 21 or older to enter. The first 200 people to enter will receive a free District 249 koozie. 11 a.m.-midnight. Free (until 3 p.m.), $5 (after 3 p.m.). 23238 Hwy. 249, Tomball. 832-717-0020. www.district249.com




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