Here's the schedule of events and live music at Paddle N Pedal Fest this weekend

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.

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.

The inaugural Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce Paddle N Pedal Fest features family-friendly events at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve, including food trucks, outdoors activities and opportunities to bike and canoe at Marshall Lake from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Activities such as fishing, archery, geocaching and nature tours are also held throughout the day. Exhibitors and vendors will also be located at the adjacent CHI St. Luke's Hospital. The event also includes live music performances on the stage at CHI St. Luke's Hospital. Here are the performers and their scheduled stage times:



Miss Leslie, 9:15 a.m.
Leslie Sloan began playing the fiddle at the age of 5, and has released two albums. She is also the membership development manager for Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce.






Texas Master Chorale, 9:30 a.m.
Founded in 1986, the Texas Master Chorale is a mixed choral ensemble of 100 auditioned singers which performs a variety of choral masterworks.






Aubrie Lynn, 10:30 a.m.
Lynn is a singer/songwriter from the College Station area. She plays close to 100 shows annually in Texas and travels to Nashville for monthly performances.





Todd Burrer & Fellowship of the Swing Orchestra, 11 a.m.
The group performs big band, swing, standards, and a little country music. The group is composed of mostly amateurs who craft their skills in once a week rehearsals.






Luther and The Healers, noon
This Houston blues band was stablished in 1991 and performs upwards of 300 shows annually.






Hamilton Loomis, 1:30 p.m.
Born in Galveston, Loomis played in his family's musical group and picked up drums, piano, guitar and harmonica. Loomis met Bo Diddley when Loomis was 16 years of age backstage at Houston’s Rockefeller’s, and the famous musician became his friend and mentor.


By Vanessa Holt

A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of the paper in March 2017.


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