Looking for something to do in the Houston area this weekend? Check out this weekend's guide!

Aug. 26-Sept 1: Back-to-school photo backdrop

The Boardwalk at Towne Lake is hosting a colorful back-to-school photo backdrop to provide families with a fun, vibrant setting to capture their students as they embark on another school year. The complimentary photo space is situated at the lakefront shopping and dining destination between tenants The Royal Standard and Union Kitchen. Free. 9945 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress. 713-690-0000. https://boardwalktl.com

Aug. 26-Sept. 3: Lego Art Exhibit

Explore works of art made from Lego blocks at “No Limits–The Artistry of Bricks,” the new Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts exhibit. Legos built into monuments, such as the downtown Houston skyline and the Alamo in San Antonio, will be displayed along with other recognizable creations. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Tue.-Sat.). Free. Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, 6815 Cypresswood Drive, Spring. 281-376-6322. www.pearlmfa.org

Aug. 26-Oct. 4: Community emergency response training sessions

The Cy-Fair Fire Department is holding community emergency response training sessions at Lone Star College-CyFair’s Emergency Services Education Center for residents interested in serving their community. Training sessions will be held on Tuesday evenings and have classes capped at 30 participants. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Free. LSC-CyFair Emergency Services Education Center, 18132 West Road, Cypress. www.cyfaircert.org

Aug. 26-28: Conroe pop culture and comic convention

The Conroe pop culture and comic convention features celebrities and voice actors for anime, workshops, panels and vendors, plus a cosplay contest. Noon-9 p.m. (Aug. 26), 9 a.m.-8 p.m. (Aug. 27), 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Aug. 28). Weekend passes start at $40. Lone Star Convention and Expo Center, 9055 Airport Road, Conroe. https://comicconroe.com

Aug. 26: Free vaccinations and microchips

In partnership with Harris County Pets, the first 50 dogs and cats brought to Spring Fire Department Station No. 74 will be given free vaccinations and microchips. Dogs must be on a leash and cats in an animal carrier. Pet owners are required to have a valid ID, and pets must live in unincorporated Harris County. 9 a.m. Free. Spring Fire Department Station No. 74, 23803 Aldine Westfield Road, Spring. 281-951-7065. www.springfd.org

Aug. 26: Bowling event

The Cy-Fair Houston Chamber of Commerce hosts a bowling event, inviting local businesses to bowl as a team. Teams receive three games, shoe rentals and meal tickets. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $400-$2,000. 15615 Glen Chase Drive, Houston. 281-373-1390. www.cyfairchamber.com

Aug. 26-27: Just Chillin' Wonderweek

Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center will have a “Just Chillin' Wonderweek” with activities throughout the week, including learning about color theory by creating pictures with warm and cool colors; decorating ice crowns; making fake snow; and learning how much water a cloud can hold. During the last day, the children’s center will be giving away free ice cream and doing story time. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. $14-$15. Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center, 168 Kempner St., Sugar Land. 832-742-2800. www.childrensdiscoveryfb.org

Aug. 27: Main Street Market

The Main Street Market is a farmers and artisan market held in Conroe. Shop local vendors, farmers, makers, chefs and artists. 9-1 p.m. Free (admission). Rain or shine. 205 Metcalf St., Conroe. www.mainstreetmarketctx.com

Aug. 27: Free concert

The MET Church on Jones Road is hosting a free concert for gospel night. The lead pastor will be joined by Grammy Award-winning artists in leading the night of gospel music. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. The MET Church, 1300 Jones Road, Houston. 281-890-1900. www.themet.church

Aug. 27: U2 Tribute

Blood Red Sky, a Tribute to U2, will perform at Sugar Land Town Square. Seating to watch the four-person tribute band will be available, but visitors can bring chairs, coolers and drinks. Glass is not allowed. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Free. Sugar Land Town Square, 15958 City Walk, Sugar Land. 281-242-2000. www.sugarlandtownsquare.com

Aug 27: Kingwood Artisans Market

Presented by KDA Markets, the Kingwood Artisans Market will include local vendors, food trucks and live music for guests to enjoy. 2-7 p.m. Free (admission). Town Center Park, 8 N. Main St., Kingwood. 346-600-2366. www.kdamarkets.com

Aug. 27: Dress White Linen Party

The nonprofit Children’s Books on Wheels is hosting its Dress White Linen Party. Live music from Houston jazz band Ray Parsee and the All-Stars will be featured at the event. 8:30-11:30 p.m. $60. 9845 Sleepy Hollow Drive, Conroe. 281-844-7596. www.childrensbooksonwheels.org

Aug. 27-28: Lake Conroe Outdoor Living Show

The Lake Conroe Outdoor Living Show will take place at Margaritaville Lake Resort. Guests can explore a variety of furniture and gardening options for their homes. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free (teachers and first responders with ID), $5 (general public). 600 Margaritaville Parkway, Montgomery. 832-265-2001. www.qualityhomeshows.com

Aug. 28: Cornhole tournament

Brew:30 Taphouse is hosting a cornhole tournament to benefit Cy-Fair Helping Hands in partnership with Metta’s Local Eats Dine Out for Charity. 1 p.m. $40 per team of two. Brew:30 Taphouse, 15914 Telge Road, Cypress. www.bit.ly/Brew30CornholeTourney

Aug. 28: Pound and Pour

Pound and Pour at Ingenious Brewing Co. starts with a one-hour workout class that consists of cardio, conditioning and yoga-like movements. After completing the class, participants are awarded one free beer. Participants must bring their own yoga mat and towel if needed. 10:30 a.m. $15. Ingenious Brewing Co., 1986 S. Houston Ave., Humble. 832-412-2142. www.ingeniousbeer.com