Katy events to attend this weekend, Oct. 8-10

One event this weekend in Katy is the Katy Wine Fest. (Courtesy Canva)
One event this weekend in Katy is the Katy Wine Fest. (Courtesy Canva)

One event this weekend in Katy is the Katy Wine Fest. (Courtesy Canva)

Looking for something to do in Katy this weekend? Check out one of these Katy-area events.

Oct. 8: Katy Wine Fest

The 16th annual Katy Wine Fest, hosted by the Cinco Ranch Rotary Club, will raise money to benefit the Brookwood Center for Learning. The event includes wine tastings, music and silent auctions. 7-10 p.m. $25-$60. Gallery Furniture, 7227 W. Grand Parkway S., Richmond. 281-407-7161. www.katywinefest.com

Oct. 8: Rice Festival Kick Off

The festivities for the Katy Rice Festival begin Friday evening with an event in downtown historic Katy. The event will include live music, food trucks and beer. 6-10 p.m. Free. 5701 Third St., Katy. www.katyricefestival.com


Oct. 9: Katy Rice Festival

Saturday’s Rice Festival celebration is an all-day event featuring craft vendors, live music, food trucks and a kids/teen zone. The festival offers free shuttle service to and from Merrell Center all day. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Free (children age 12 and under), $10 (adults). 5718 Second St., Katy. www.katyricefestival.com

Oct. 10: Farmer's Market

This farmer's market features local vendors and artisans at Heritage Square selling honey, cheese, fresh eggs, seasonal vegetables and more. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free (admission). 23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd., Katy.

Oct. 10: Miss Katy & Miss Fort Bend County Scholarship Competition

Miss Katy and Miss Fort Bend County join in conjunction with Miss Houston, Miss Harris County, and Miss Sugar Land to select five titleholders as they compete for scholarships and the opportunity to represent the communities at Miss Texas America. 12 p.m. 1750 W. Loop S. Houston 832-437-3345. www.misstexas.org

Oct. 10: Katy Rice Festival

The final day of the Katy Rice Festival features more time to eat and shop as well as additional family activities. The festival offers free shuttle service to and from Merrell Center all day. Noon-6 p.m. Free (children age 12 and under), $10 (adults). 5718 Second St., Katy. www.katyricefestival.com


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