Your ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in the months of February and March.

Jam at Texas Music Festival

March 2
Friends of Downtown Friendswood  will host its annual Texas Music Festival, featuring Roger Creager, at Stevenson Park. 2:30-10 p.m. $20-$25. 1100 S. Friendswood Drive, Friendswood.

Raise money for local Rodeo scholarships

Feb. 16-17
The Houston Metro Go Texan Alvin/Pearland Subcommittee for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is hosting its Boots and Bling dinner and dance to raise scholarship funds. 6:30 p.m.-midnight. $50. Knights of Columbus Hall, 2320 Hatfield Road, Pearland. 832-964-4486.

Register for Pearland’s first half-marathon

Feb. 16-March 17
Registration for the inaugural Pearland Half Marathon, set for March 24, is open. Participants can choose the 10K or half-marathon, both of which will start and finish at Pearland High School. $45 (10K), $75 (half-marathon). Prices increase after March 17. 

Celebrate state heritage

Feb. 19
Friendswood Senior Citizen Program is hosting a Go Texan Day luncheon complete with chili, crackers and dessert. Participants are encouraged to dress in Western gear. 11 a.m. Free. Senior Activity Building, 416 Morningside Drive, Friendswood. 281-482-8441.

Drop off the kids for a night of fun with crafts

Feb. 22
Creative Edge Art Studio is hosting “Friday Night Fun!”, which allows parents to drop off their children ages 4-14 from 6-10 p.m. to enjoy arts and crafts, games, pizza and story time. $35. 2975 Kingsley Drive, Ste. 137, Pearland. 832-295-9099.

Dads, take your daughter to a dance

Feb. 23
The Rotary Club of 288 Corridor is hosting Ties and Tiaras, its annual daddy-daughter dance at Pearland Junior High School. The event will include a photo booth and a Cinderella appearance. 6-8 p.m.
$35 +. 4719 Bailey Road, Pearland.

Practice yoga with goats

Feb. 24
Goat Yoga Houston offers 45 minutes of yoga and 30 minutes of optional activities, including playtime with goats and additional yoga practice. 2-3:25 p.m. $35. Center Court Pizza and Brew, 2111 W. Parkwood Ave., Ste. 117, Friendswood. 713-578-0068.

Support women while networking

March 3
Diamonds and Pearls Mothers are hosting the Spotlight Brunch at the Reflections Bay Events Center. Noon-3 p.m. $35-$45. 12234 Shadow Creek Parkway, Bldg. 7, Pearland. 346-704-4866.