Live performances, beer tasting: 5 things to do in the Conroe area March 19

Over 50 different barrel-aged beers will be available to sample at B52 Brewery's fifth annual barrel fest. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Over 50 different barrel-aged beers will be available to sample at B52 Brewery's fifth annual barrel fest. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Over 50 different barrel-aged beers will be available to sample at B52 Brewery's fifth annual barrel fest. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

March 19: Enjoy art

The Greater Conroe Arts Alliance, consisting of 18 performing and cultural arts organizations in Montgomery County, is hosting the Greater Conroe Arts Festival in Historic Downtown Conroe. Festival highlights include art galleries and displays, live music performances, live model painting and a silent auction for art painted at the festival. Kids can enjoy the Kids Art Village, petting zoo and interactive community mural. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free (admission). 205 Metcalf St., Conroe. http://greaterconroeartsalliance.com

March 19: Visit a car show

Southern Star Brewery will host the Just Trippin vintage bike and car show, where attendees can admire vintage motorcycles, pre-1964 cars, and other hot rods and choppers. The event aims to engage younger generations in the custom bike and car culture. There will also be live music as well as food trucks and vendors. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $10 (admission), $20 (show a car). 3525 N. Frazier St., Conroe. 936-441-2739. www.southernstarbrewing.com

March 19: Sample unique beers



B52 Brewery will be having its fifth annual barrel fest, where guests can sample from over 50 different barrel-aged beers. One-time brews made just for the event will be available along with rare beers from B52’s cellar and limited bottles for sale. A full pass includes entry, a Barrel Fest 2022 tasting class and 10 4-ounce pours. The a la carte pass includes one 4-ounce pour. 2-8 p.m. $40 (full pass), $15 (a la carte pass). 2470 Milroy Lane, Conroe. 936-447-4677. www.b52brewing.com/event/barrel-fest

March 19: See a local musical

"Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical" will be put on by the Greater Conroe Arts Alliance and tell the story of Clooney’s journey from a Kentucky childhood to fame. With her songs incorporated into the musical, the musical shows Clooney’s successes and sorrows during rock 'n' roll’s rise. 2 p.m. $25. 225 Metcalf St., Conroe. www.eventbrite.com/e/tenderly-the-rosemary-clooney-musical-tickets-204851515397

March 19: Throw it back to the '90s

Pacific Yard House will be hosting a '90s night with '90s-themed costumes, drinks and music. Enjoy the '90s vibes while sipping cocktails and listening to live music from VHS. 9 p.m. $10 (admission). 101 Metcalf St., Conroe. 936-447-4677. www.outhousetickets.com/Event/19173-90s_Night_with_VHS

By Maegan Kirby

Reporter, xxConroe/Montgomery

Maegan joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in January 2022 after graduating with a degree in journalism from The University of Texas at Austin. Maegan covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in Conroe and Montgomery. Prior to CI, Maegan was a life and arts reporter for The Daily Texan at The University of Texas at Austin and an associate producer on the Darkness podcast.