Live performances, farmers markets: 6 things to do in Sugar Land and Missouri City this weekend, Dec. 15-17

Residents and visitors alike can take advantage of several opportunities for fun and entertainment, enjoying music and artistic performances this weekend.



Friday-Sunday

The Sound of Music
This is the last weekend to see Inspiration Stage’s adapted version of "The Sound of Music," featuring the high-spirited Maria as she serves as a governess for the seven children of a naval captain during pre-World War II Austria. The musical includes beloved classics such as “My Favorite Things,” “Do Re Mi” and “Climb Ev’ry Mountain.” Friday, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sunday, 3:30 p.m. $12-$25. Inspiration Stage, 226 Lakeview Drive, Sugar Land. www.inspirationstage.com






Friday-Sunday

The Nutcracker
Audiences may catch one of five performances of "The Nutcracker" by The Houston Ballet. This holiday classic features sword fights and dancing dolls and follows the adventures of the young heroine Clara to the Land of the Sweets as she meets the Nutcracker Prince and the Sugar Plum Fairy. Friday, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sunday, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. $45 and up. Smart Financial Centre, 18111 Lexington Blvd., Sugar Land. www.smartfinancialcentre.net






Friday-Saturday

Music & Mistletoe Concert
Riverpointe Church’s Warehouse School of Music presents its fifth annual Christmas concert at Sugar Land Town Square Friday, and attendees can bring lawn chairs and hot beverages as they enjoy the holiday entertainment. The First Colony Church of Christ’s band performs contemporary and classic renditions of popular carols and Christmas favorites Saturday night. Friday, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, 6 p.m. Sugar Land Town Square, 15958 City Walk, Sugar Land. www.sugarlandtownsquare.com






Saturday

RamCorps
Families and friends may enjoy a live performance from the RamCorps, a brass and percussion troupe from the University of Mobile that blends theater and music. Noon-2 p.m. Sugar Land Town Square, 15958 City Walk, Sugar Land. www.sugarlandtownsquare.com






Saturday

Farmers Market at Imperial
The Farmers Market at Imperial Sugar Land feature a variety of vendors, offering produce, prepared foods, and artisan crafts. Families may enjoy unique gift ideas, fresh ingredients, and delicious baked goods. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Imperial Market, 198 Kempner St., Sugar Land. www.imperialfarmersmarket.com






Sunday

Sienna Community Farmers Market
The monthly Sienna Community Farmers Market opens Sunday, and visitors may browse through its selection of baked goods and treats, beverages, and specialty products from vendors. 1-5 p.m. Sienna Plantation, 9600 Scanlan Trace Blvd., Missouri City. www.siennafarmersmarket.com


By Renee Yan
Renee Yan graduated May 2017 from the University of Texas in Arlington with a degree in journalism, joining Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in July.


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