Memorial Day festivities, crawfish and craft beer at local brewery: 6 things to do in Conroe and Montgomery this weekend, May 25-27

Here are six things to do in the Conroe and Montgomery area this weekend, May 25-27:

1. May film series comes to an end
May 25
The Movies in the Park film series, hosted by Conroe Parks and Recreation Department, concludes with a screening of the animated film “Sing.” 8:15 p.m. Free. Heritage Place, 500 Metcalf St., Conroe. 936-522-3906.

2. Get mudbugs, craft beer fix at monthly boil
May 26
B-52 Brewing Company and Goat’s Mobile Catering host a crawfish and shrimp boil, featuring craft beer, a corn hole tournament and food from the Pho-jita food truck. Noon-10 p.m., tournament takes place at 2 p.m. Free (admission and tournament entry). B-52 Brewing, 12470 Milroy Lane, Conroe. 936-447-4677.

3. Attend a children's fitness event at Southern Star Brewery
May 26
Southern Star Brewery hosts the Fun and Fit Party Kids Summer Kick-Off, a family-friendly celebration of the start of summer. The event features organized fitness games for children ages 5-12 between 12:30-2 p.m. and 7:30-9 p.m. Noon-10 p.m. (brewery hours). $10 (for children participating in games). Southern Star Brewing Company, 3525 N. Frazier St., Conroe. 281-639-6783.

4. Take a trip to The Woodlands to celebrate Memorial Day
May 27
The annual Memorial Day Festival in The Woodlands is a tribute to all military servicemen and women who died while serving the nation. The festival features live music, food, activities and a fireworks display. 4-9 p.m. Free. Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3800.

5. Listen to live music
The Corner Pub
302 N. Main St., Conroe

May 26 | DeAnna Wendolyn | 9 p.m.

Pacific Yard House
101 Metcalf St., Conroe

May 25 | Croy and the Boys | 9 p.m.
May 26 | Shea Abshier and the Nightowlers | 9 p.m.

The Red Brick Tavern
119 Simonton St., Conroe

May 25 | Cody Joe Hodges with Todd Joke and Debbie Glenn | 9:30 p.m.
May 26 | Triston Marez | 9:30 p.m.
May 27 | Jim Sloan Trio | 11:30 a.m.

6. Watch live theater
The Crighton Theatre
234 N. Main St., Conroe

May 25 | “James and the Giant Peach” | 7 p.m.
May 26 | “James and the Giant Peach” | 2 p.m., 7 p.m.
May 27 | “James and the Giant Peach” | 2 p.m.

Owen Theatre
225 Metcalf St., Conroe

May 25-26 | “Kiss Me, Kate” | 8 p.m.

By Kelly Schafler

Managing editor, South Houston

Kelly joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2017 after majoring in print journalism and creative writing at the University of Houston. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor for the Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood edition and began covering the Spring and Klein area as well in August 2020. In June 2021, Kelly was promoted to South Houston managing editor.