Tomball and Magnolia residents can check out these events in the area and beyond this weekend, April 5-7. This list is not comprehensive.



WORTH THE TRIP:

April 5

Attend a gala fundraiser
SIRE, a nonprofit organization that provides therapeutic horsemanship activities to adults and children with special needs in Spring, The Woodlands, northwest Harris County and Fort Bend County, hosts its eighth annual gala, featuring dinner and music from Aaron McConnell. All proceeds go toward providing rider scholarships, building new facilities and maintaining the horses. 6:30 p.m. $350. River Oaks Country Club, 1600 River Oaks Blvd., Houston. 281-414-4830. www.sire-htec.org





April 5

Enjoy live music
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2427 hosts the CMA of Texas Americana Artist Music Night, featuring live music from Tony Ramey, Chris Monteverde, the Marianne Troiano Trio and Southern Disposition. 7:30 p.m.-midnight. $15-$40. Tomball VFW Post 2427, 14408 Alice Road, Tomball. 281-351-2427. www.vfwpost2427.org






April 6

Eat crawfish, support local athletics
Kick off crawfish season at the Tomball High School Athletic Booster Club’s annual crawfish boil, featuring live music, live and silent auctions, and child-friendly entertainment. Proceeds go to the Sammy M. Lopez scholarship and other awards. 4-8 p.m. $10. Tomball Historic Depot Plaza, 201 S. Elm St., Tomball. www.thsabc.com






April 6

Enjoy a wine tasting
Hope Family Winery comes to Brick & Brews for a wine tasting, which also features live music from the Vintage Reserve Band and a crawfish boil. 3-9 p.m. $10-$20. Brick & Brews, 32907 Tamina Road, Magnolia. 281-789-7910. www.brickandbrews.com






April 7

Attend a style show
Join the Tomball Business and Professional Women for its 10th annual spring style show and high tea. The event also includes a Kentucky Derby-style hat contest. All proceeds benefit scholarship programs. 3-5 p.m. $40. Moffitt Oaks Ballroom, 20125 Cedar Lane, Tomball. www.tbpw.org






April 7

Learn about Inspiration Ranch
Panther Creek Inspiration Ranch, a nonprofit organization that offers equine therapy programs for children with disabilities, individuals with mental health disorders and survivors of human trafficking, hosts an open house at its new 40-acre Magnolia location. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. 33029 Wright Road, Magnolia. 281-719-9322. www.inspirationranch.org