Zombie 5K and 3 other things to do this weekend in Richmond, Nov. 3-5

A muddy zombie 5K is just one event Richmond residents should check out. Plan your weekend with these fun events happening around town.

Friday, Nov. 3

  1. Attend the Dry Creek Social Club’s fall concert series

The Emotions Band will perform Friday at the Dry Creek Social Club as part of its fall concert series. Performances start at 8 p.m. with food served by the RedBeard’s Texican Grill food truck. $10 cover. 3333 FM 359, Richmond. 832-471-6668

Saturday, Nov. 4

2. Attend the Fort Bend County Libraries Book Festival
Fort Bend County Libraries inaugural book festival will run from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at the George Memorial Library in Richmond. The event will feature a line up of authors, performances, workshops, free activities, food trucks and more. Free and open to the public. 1001 Golfview Drive, Richmond. 281-633-4734

3. Meet the artists featured at a local art gallery
Art lovers and community members alike are invited to meet local artists featured at the Gallery Baroness art gallery in downtown Richmond, Nov. 4 from 4-7 p.m. Refreshments will be served and guests are also invited next door to the Unwine’d Wine and Cheese Lounge. 310 Morton St., Richmond.

4. Run a 5K with zombies
Richmond runners can have some more Halloween fun by participating in a 5K zombie mud run 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4 at Tank’s Paintball Park in Richmond. Participants that sign up as a zombie can receive a zombie makeover and join all other runners in supporting the American Red Cross Houston Texas charity. The race includes muddy bayous, over 15 obstacles and a safe zone festival that will feature multiple vendors, live music and food options. Registration required. 22011 Hwy. 59, Richmond. 281-342-5885