Aug. 5-7: Texas sales tax holiday on school supplies

Round up last-minute back-to-school supplies shopping this weekend. The annual Texas sales tax holiday is when state law exempts items such as clothing, shoes, school supplies and backpacks under $100 from sales tax. According to previous Community Impact Newspaper reporting, qualifying Items can be purchased in stores, online, via phone or through the mail. The selected tax-free clothing and school supplies are listed on the comptroller's website.

Aug. 6: Visit Main Street Market

Downtown Conroe hosts weekly farmers markets. Local vendors, such as farmers and artisans, sell their local products in an outdoor market. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free (admission). 299-201 W. Phillips St., Conroe.

Aug. 7: Enjoy a winery tour

The Lake Conroe Winery Tour takes attendees to three wineries local to Lake Conroe: Bernhardt Winery, Blue Epiphany and H-Wines. The winery package includes transportation to the three wineries, one full glass of wine at each winery, a Bernhardt Winery souvenir glass, a commemorative Texas Brewery Tours souvenir tote bag and a hangover kit. 1-5 p.m. $125 (admission). 600 Margaritaville Parkway, Montgomery.