Here's a few events to consider attending in Tomball and Magnolia in April and early May.

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April 6
Fund scholarships for Magnolia ISD students
The Jeffery Ingram Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser hosts its 12th annual golf tournament in honor of Jeffery Ryan Ingram, a former Magnolia ISD student. Proceeds support scholarships for senior students at MISD high schools. 11:30 a.m. (golfer registration), 1 p.m. (shotgun start).
$125 (individual registration)-$5,000 (gold tournament sponsor). High Meadow Ranch Golf Club, 37300 Golf Club Trail, Magnolia.
www.thejeffingram.com






April 7
Run a 5K through Magnolia
Run the Woods features 3 miles of trail running and walking through Magnolia. All ages are eligible to compete with prizes awarded. 8:30 a.m. (registration), 9 a.m. (race begins). $10. Unity Park, 19450 Unity Park Drive, Magnolia. 281-356-2266. www.cityofmagnolia.com





April 7
Stroll through a car show
The Spring Fling car show includes an auction, vendors and children’s activities. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free (admission). Magnolia Apostolic Tabernacle, 18235 FM 1488, Magnolia. www.magnoliaapostolic.org





April 7
Sample barbecue
Tomball VFW Post 2427 hosts a barbecue cookoff to raise funds for veteran suicide prevention. 9 a.m. Free (admission). 14408 Alice Road, Tomball. 281-351-2427.
www.vfwpost2427.org





April 8
Attend a spring style show
The Tomball Business & Professional Women organization presents its ninth annual luncheon and spring fashion show. Funds support scholarships for graduating female high school seniors and women in need. 2-5 p.m. $35. Moffitt Oaks, Grand Ballroom, 20125 Cedar Lane, Tomball. www.tbpw.org





April 9
Tee up for charity
Golden Hearts Charities hosts the inaugural Day After the Masters Charity Golf Tournament benefiting Team Rubicon, a military veteran organization, and other local heroes of Hurricane Harvey relief. The tournament includes lunch, dinner and auction items.
10 a.m. $400 (individual player). High Meadow Ranch, 37300 Golf Club Trail, Magnolia.
www.goldenheartscharities.org/event





April 13-14
Enjoy barbecue, support Concordia Lutheran
The third annual Crusader Cookoff features food, live music, children’s activities, community vendors and barbecue available for purchase from The Meating Place Barbeque & Bakery. 6-9 p.m. (Fri.), 11 a.m.-9 p.m. (Sat.). Free (admission). Concordia Lutheran High School,
700 E. Main St., Tomball. 281-351-2547.
www.clhs-tx.org/cookoff





April 14
Support a nonprofit
Tomball Emergency Assistance Ministries host its inaugural fundraiser and awareness event “In the Heart of Tomball,” introducing the Tomball Benevolence Network. The event includes games, dinner, presentations about TEAM’s work and the TBN, and live and silent auctions. 5:30-9 p.m. $100. Rosehill Collection Event Hall, 20015 FM 2920, Tomball. 281-351-6700. www.teamtomball.com






April 14
Explore the outdoors
The first Paddle and Pedal Fest features family-friendly activities at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve, including food trucks, outdoor activities and opportunities to bike and canoe at Marshall Lake. 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve,
20215 Chasewood Park Drive, Houston. 281-440-4160. www.paddlefesthouston.org





April 15
Sample Cajun cuisine
Molly’s Pub hosts a gumbo and crawfish cookoff with live music, raffles and an auction to support the Inspiring Hands Scholarship Fund for individuals with financial and special needs. 2-6 p.m. Free (admission), $50-$75 (entry fee). Molly’s Pub, 28107 Business 249, Tomball. www.inspiringhands.org





April 15
Watch a horse show
Woodway Equestrian Center hosts a horse show open to the community. It features hunter and jumper entries of all ages and skill levels. 9 a.m. Free (admission), $20-$25 (per entry by April 13). Woodway Equestrian Center, 24706 FM 2978, Tomball. 832-917-5811.
www.woodwayequestrian.com






April 20-22
See live theater
Harris County Precinct 4 hosts a three-day presentation of “Romeo & Juliet” with a family friendly Shakespeare festival from 1-7 p.m. April 21. Free. 2 p.m. (Sat.-Sun.), 7:30 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.). Burroughs Park,
9738 Hufsmith Road, Tomball. 713-274-4124. www.shakespeareintheshade.org





April 21
Celebrate Magnolia’s history
Magnolia Historical Society presents its annual Depot Day with activities, food and craft vendors, a live auction and a quilt exhibit. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Historic Magnolia Depot, 426 Melton St., Magnolia. 281-356-3288.
www.magnoliatxhistoricalsociety.com





April 21-22
See a ‘Celebration
of Dance’
Houston Repertoire Ballet brings its annual Celebration of Dance to Tomball High School with classical and contemporary ballet performances. 2 p.m. $12.50-$14.50. 30330 Quinn Road, Tomball. 281-940-4721.
www.hrbdance.org





April 26-28
Peruse a quilt show
Guests can browse quilts in the historic church, stroll church grounds, enjoy live entertainment and shop at vendors. Proceeds benefit the St. Vincent de Paul Society. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free (admission). St. Mary Catholic Church, 8227 County Road 205, Plantersville. 713-882-5850. www.stmarysquiltshow.com






April 28
See classic cars
Tomball Lions Club hosts its 24th annual classic car show. The show benefits the Texas Lions Camp and Lions Charities. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Free (admission), $25 (per entry), $5 (parking). Lone Star College-
Tomball, 30555 Hwy. 249, Tomball. 713-410-6542. www.tomballlionsclub.org






May 5
Enjoy crawfish, music
The city of Tomball’s seventh annual Rails & Tails Mudbug Festival returns featuring food, live music, competitive eating, live crawfish racing and children’s activities. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Free (admission). Tomball Historic Depot Plaza, 201 S. Elm St., Tomball. 281-351-5484. www.tomballtx.gov





May 6
Attend a church bazaar
St. Matthias Catholic Church hosts its annual outdoor family festival, featuring barbecue plates, a raffle, live and silent auctions, games, inflatables, music and children’s activities. Noon-5 p.m. Free (admission). St. Matthias Catholic Church, 302 FM 1774, Magnolia.
281-356-2000.
http://st-matthias.net