Wicked Boxer Brewing grand opening and 6 other things to do this weekend in Cy-Fair, Feb. 23-25

Wicked Boxer beers are inspired by and often named after the owner's pets.

Wicked Boxer beers are inspired by and often named after the owner's pets.

Here are some local events and more to attend this weekend in Cy-Fair.

Feb. 23: Meet veterinarians from ‘The Vet Life’ at pet fair

The event offers vaccinations, spaying, neutering and checkups. Veterinarians from Cy-Fair Animal Hospital, featured on the Animal Planter show “The Vet Life,” participate. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Costs vary. Orchard Park at Willowbrook, 13350 Perry Road, Houston. 832-237-7000.

Feb. 24: See more than 100 classic cars in Towne Lake

The Heritage at Towne Lake hosts its annual car show with muscle cars, trucks and classic cars. The event also features food, vendors and live music. Trophies are given out for different categories, and funds raised from the raffle will be donated to a local charity. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free (admission). The Heritage Lodge, 19201 N. Canyon Lake Springs, Cypress. 281-728-5784. www.townelaketexas.com

Feb. 24: Celebrate with Cypress’ newest brewery

The Cypress area’s newest brewery, Wicked Boxer Brewing, hosts a grand opening party with barbecue from The Sauced Pig. 2 p.m. Free. Wicked Boxer Brewing, 16326 Mueschke Road, Ste. E-10, Cypress. 281-978-1866. www.wickedboxer.com

Feb. 24: Watch Texas country music artist Paulina Reese

MudHouse concerts presents Texas country music artist Paulina Reese in an event that also raises funds for breast cancer research. Food will be available, and guests are invited to bring their own beer. 6:30-10 p.m. $35. 9431 Rio Grande Drive, Houston. 281-330-8404. www.theharleysangels.org

Feb. 24: Kiddie Academy Northpointe invites kids to dance

The Kiddie Academy of Northpointe wants families to dance and find their rhythm at their third annual dance party event featuring a dance lesson followed by a party. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Free. 18002 Shaw Road, Cypress. 281-205-3085. www.kiddieacademy.com/academies/northpointe

Feb. 24: Cy-Hope Peaceful Pathways verifies therapists in crisis assessment

The free CEU event is open to counselors and therapists in the Cypress and Greater Houston areas. The presentation covers the interpersonal psychological theory of suicide and how to use the theory to aid in the understanding of suicide risk, appropriate risk measures and simple interventions that can be implemented. CEU certificates will be provided after the presentation. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. 12715 Telge Road, Cypress. 713-466-1360. www.facebook.com/events/2048927185386822

Feb. 25: Active shooter training for teachers and staff

In response to the recent school shooting in Florida, Silverback Self Defense is offering a free course on active shooter self defense for school staff and teachers to equip them with the tools to defend themselves and their students. 4-8 p.m. Cypress Martial Arts and Fitness, 11688 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress. 713-894-6102. www.facebook.com/events/159541968099864


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