April 1: Meet Mr. Bunny

The city of Conroe is hosting its Mr. Bunny event, where there will be photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny followed by an egg hunt. The egg hunt will be separated by ages. The event is open to ages 18 months-10 years.
  • 10 a.m.-noon
  • Free (admission)
  • Carl Barton Jr. Park, 2500 S. Loop 336, Conroe
  • 936-522-3900. www.cityofconroe.org
April 1: Browse a vendor market

An artisan market is being held at B-52 Brewing Co. The children- and dog-friendly event will include over 70 artisan vendors, craft beer, live music, food trucks and a photo booth.April 1: Shop at a market

The Funky Junque Market will include more than 120 vendors selling items such as women’s clothing, children’s items, homemade decor, food items and fashion trucks.April 1: Take pictures with the Easter Bunny

The Easter Bunny will be posing for photo opportunities. The event will include cookie decorating, crafts, raffles and giveaways.
  • 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Free (admission)
  • Harvest Market, 2295 Woodforest Parkway N., Montgomery
  • www.woodforesttx.com
April 8: Hunt for eggs

Refuge Church will host a community outreach event with an egg hunt for infants through grade 6. The family-friendly event also includes vendors, food, games, selfies with the Easter Bunny and a silent auction. Live music begins at noon.April 13-16: Listen to music at a festival

The Conroe Crossroads music festival is back for its four-day event that will feature eight venues and 40 shows. Performing artists include Dirty River Boys, Zac Wilkerson and Mike & Moonpies. Venues include 202 Main, 219 Social House, the Owen Theater and The Table at Madeley.April 13-May 31: Try local eats

The Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce is bringing back Tastefest on April 13 with a launch party at the Lone Star Convention Center to kick off the weekslong event. The kickoff will include tastings from local caterers, private country clubs and vendors as well as music and a photo booth. Attendees can use the TastePass through May 31 at participating restaurants.
  • 5-8 p.m. (April 13)
  • $25-$40
  • Locations vary for tastings. Lone Star Convention Center, 9055 Airport Road, Conroe
  • 936-756-6644. www.conroe.org
April 15: Attend a gala

The Montgomery Christian Academy is hosting a gala, which will include live music by Josh Masters and be emceed by Judge Wayne Mack. Other activities include a silent auction, a live auction and a dessert auction. Child care will be available.April 21-23: Attend a mineral and fossil show

​​The RMGM Texas Minerals and Fossils Show will feature a variety of fossils, gemstones, crystals and other mineral specimens with items available for purchase.
  • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (April 21-22), 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (April 23)
  • Free (admission)
  • Lone Star Convention and Expo Center, 9055 Airport Road, Conroe
  • www.rmgmpromotions.com
April 23: Enjoy a community concert

The Montgomery Community Band will be hosting its first concert. With roughly 50 members, the band’s members range from local students to retirees. After the performance, there will be a small reception.April 25: Network with young professionals

The Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber’s Young Professionals Network is presenting an event on leadership about how to navigate work changes when moving into a leadership role and how to manage younger colleagues.
  • Noon-1 p.m.
  • Free (members), $15 (nonmembers)
  • Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce, 505 W. Davis St., Conroe
  • 936-756-6644. www.conroe.org
April 28-29: Shop guns and knives

The High Caliber Gun and Knife Show will feature more than 100 exhibitors showing guns, knives and related items at discounted prices. The event is a buy, sell and trade event.
  • 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (April 28), 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (April 29)
  • Free (children age 12 and younger, law enforcement officers in uniform), $10 (general admission)
  • Lone Star Convention Center, 9055 Airport Road, Conroe
  • 281-412-4824. www.texasgunshows.com
April 29: Listen to jazz music

Grand Central Park is bringing back Jazz Fest. Attendees can set up lawn chairs and picnic blankets to listen to the music. There will also be a balloon artist, face painters and food trucks available. Beer and wine will be available for purchase.April 30: Attend a kids festival

The city of Conroe is hosting Kidzfest, where there will be free activities, such as inflatables and carnival rides. The event will also have a rock wall and fun booths as well as vendors, face painting, crafts and food trucks.
  • 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Free (admission)
  • Downtown Conroe, 299-201 W. Phillips St., Conroe
  • 936-522-3900. www.cityofconroe.org