CAREfest, Texas Renaissance Festival, homecoming: 5 things to do in Tomball, Magnolia this weekend, Sept. 20-22

Check out the Stroll thru the Renaissance in the city of Magnolia on Sept. 21.

Check out the Stroll thru the Renaissance in the city of Magnolia on Sept. 21.

Here are a few activities on the calendar in Tomball and Magnolia.


Sept. 20
Celebrate homecoming
Tomball Memorial High School's varsity football team celebrates its homecoming game against Bryan High School on Friday. 7 p.m. $8 (gate admission), free (age 62 and older, children not yet in kindergarten, TISD employees with ID). Ticket sales begin approximately one hour before game time. Tomball ISD District Stadium 13620 Zion Road, Tomball. www.tomballisd.net





Sept. 20-21
Support high school theater
Magnolia High School's theater department presents "Rumors" by Neil Simon, a comedy. 7:30 p.m. (daily). $10 (general admission at the door). www.magnoliadrama.com





Sept. 21
Enjoy a bazaar
Magnolia United Methodist Church hosts its annual bazaar, featuring barbecue, a bake sale, arts and crafts, vendors and other family-friendly activities. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free (admission). Magnolia United Methodist Church, 419 Commerce St., Magnolia. 281-356-6647. www.magnoliaumc.org





Sept. 21
Preview the Texas Renaissance Festival

 
The ninth annual Stroll Thru the Renaissance, a prequel to the Texas Renaissance Festival in Todd Mission, features festival characters, entertainment, vendors, food and contests. Costumes are encouraged. 3-7 p.m. Free. The Stroll, between Commerce Street and FM 1774, Magnolia. 281-356-2266. www.cityofmagnolia.com





Sept. 21
Get out in the community
CAREfest—an event put on by Magnolia-based nonprofit Society of Samaritans and other local entities—features a bounce house, face painting, a drone demo, a job fair, haircuts, health screenings, flu shots, and other services and activities for the family. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. West Montgomery County Community Center, 31355 Friendship Drive, Ste. 500, Magnolia. 713-302-2236. www.societyofsamaritanstx.org


By Anna Lotz

Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in the Tomball and Magnolia communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.


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