Go bowling, discover history and more: 5 things to do in Tomball, Magnolia this weekend, May 17-18

Go bowling at Tomball Bowl this weekend for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo's Rodeo Bowl, put on by the Tomball, Magnolia and Montgomery Subcommittee.

Go bowling at Tomball Bowl this weekend for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo's Rodeo Bowl, put on by the Tomball, Magnolia and Montgomery Subcommittee.

In need of weekend plans? Here are a few things happening this weekend in the Tomball and Magnolia areas.


May 17

Help fundraise for Heart4Children
Heart4Children, the parent nonprofit organization of Niños de la Luz, which provides education and shelter for Honduran children, hosts its annual fundraising dinner. 7-10 p.m. $50. Moffitt Oaks, 20125 Cedar Lane, Tomball. www.heart4children.com






May 17-18

Attend an anniversary celebration
Cactus Flower Boutique celebrates five years in the Magnolia community with a Five-Year Fiesta, including a storewide sale, giveaways every two hours, refreshments, margaritas and sangria, this Friday and Saturday. 10 a.m. (both days). Free. Cactus Flower Boutique, 5131 FM 1488, Magnolia. 281-259-8888. www.cactusflowerboutique.com






May 18

Go bowling
The Tomball, Magnolia and Montgomery Subcommittee of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo puts on a Rodeo Bowl featuring a silent auction and bowling. Registration begins at 2 p.m., and awards will be given for the top three teams. 2:30-6 p.m. $35 (individual entry), $175 (five-person team). Tomball Bowl, 14435 FM 2920, Tomball. 832-715-6291. www.eventbrite.com





May 18

Celebrate Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month
Lone Star College-Tomball Community Library staff hosts a celebration of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month with traditional Indian dancing, rangoli painting and other activities at the Festival of India. 2:30 p.m. Free. LSC-Tomball Community Library, 30555 Hwy. 249, Tomball. 832-559-4200. www.lonestar.edu/library/tomball.htm






May 18

Discover history at Spring Creek Park
Watch Civil War reenactments, enjoy food trucks, participate in archaeology digs and take guided tours of the Spring Creek Park Cemetery at Harris County Precinct 4's annual Spring Creek Heritage Festival. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Spring Creek Park, 15012 Brown Road, Tomball. 713-274-4050. www.hcp4.net


By Kara McIntyre
Kara started with Community Impact Newspaper as the summer intern for the south Houston office in June 2018 after graduating with a bachelor's degree in mass communication from Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas. She became the reporter for north Houston's Tomball/Magnolia edition in September 2018, moving to Alpharetta in January 2020 after a promotion to be the editor of the Alpharetta/Milton edition, which is Community Impact's first market in Georgia.


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