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

The Ice Rink at The Woodlands Town Center

The 21,000-square-foot ice rink at The Woodlands Town Center will be available for the holiday season and is offering party rink rentals and ice skating lessons.
  • Dec. 1-Jan. 15, skating and lesson times vary
  • $15 (per person ages 6 and up), $7 (children ages 5 and under)
  • The Ice Rink at The Woodlands Town Center, 2005 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands
  • www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/icerink
Sugar Land Christmas Tree Lighting

Ice skating, ice sculpture carving and festive photo ops are some of the hallmarks at Sugar Land’s annual tree lighting ceremony. Enjoy family activities, sweet treats and a countdown to the tree lighting up.Charity volleyball tournament

The Decoy will be hosting a charity volleyball tournament benefiting the Spring Branch Rescue, independent dog rescue, adoption and foster nonprofit. Twenty percent of the proceeds from tournament sign-ups will go to Spring Branch Rescue.Montgomery County Mistletoe Market

The Montgomery Country Holiday Extravaganza will host a holiday market event with women's and children's clothing; home, holiday and garden decor; gourmet food items; handmade and fashion jewelry; and fashion trucks.Light Up The Park

Montgomery will be continuing its holiday tradition at Cedar Brake Park, which will be decorated by local businesses and residents. The event will also feature music and photo opportunities with Santa, and children will have the option to write letters to the North Pole.Tavola Reindeer Run

The Tavola Reindeer Run will be held in New Caney with a 1K family-friendly option and a 5K option. The event will start at the recreation center, and there will be a Christmas event after the race. This event will feature Santa and Mrs. Claus, Chick-fil-A breakfast sandwiches, hot drinks, a giant snow globe, and face painting.Conservatory at Champion Forest Holiday Market

The Conservatory at Champion Forest will host its annual Holiday Market featuring shopping from a variety of local vendors, light bites, community tours and giant snow globe photo opportunities. Attendees who bring a new, unwrapped toy to be donated to Northwest Assistance Ministries will be entered in a raffle for a chance to win a holiday prize pack.Candy Cane Fun Run

The 12th annual event supports Ault, Keith and Swenke elementary schools and Salyards Middle School in Cy-Fair ISD with a 3.1-mile timed race through Fairfield.
  • Dec. 2, 9 a.m.
  • $20 (children under 13), $35 (ages 13 and older)
  • Salyards Middle School, 21757 Fairfield Place Drive, Cypress
  • www.candycanefunrun.com
Christmas at the Park

Katy Heritage Society invites residents for a cup of hot chocolate, letters to Santa in its park’s historic post office, Christmas crafts and a tour of its homes with decorated Christmas trees this holiday season. Popcorn, food, drinks and hayrides will be some additional features of the event.Brunch at Le Jardinier

Enjoy a unique holiday meal at Le Jardinier. The brunch will consist of four separate courses, including black and white truffles and caviar, along with available champagne pairings.