Looking for something fun to do in Katy? Check out one of these events this weekend!
Jan. 15: Kendra Scott Blood Drive
In honor of National Blood Donor Month, Kendra Scott and The Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center are hosting a blood drive. A donation of blood can save up to three lives. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. 23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd., Katy. 281-395-5533. www.lacenterra.com/event/Kendra-Scott-Blood-Drive/2145557582
Jan. 15: The Farmers Market on Grand Parkway
This farmers market features locally grown produce, locally raised meats, farm-fresh eggs, artisan crafts, handmade breads and baked goods, handmade soaps, jams and jellies, spices, snacks, herbs, flowers, plants and more. 8 a.m.-noon. Free (admission). 1225 Grand Parkway, Katy. 832-878-9806. www.farmersmarketongrandparkway.com
Jan. 15: Cane Island Farmers Market
This farmers market features artisan crafts, fresh produce, handmade goods, coffee and food. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free (admission). Kane Quarter, 2100 Cane Island Parkway, Katy. 281-800-5360. http://caneisland.com/news-events
Jan. 15: Fulshear Farmers' Market
The Fulshear Farmers' Market features a variety of produce and food products grown or produced within a 200-mile radius of Fulshear. The goods sold at the Fulshear Farmers' Market include seafood, farm eggs, free-range chicken, pies, cookies, pastas, granolas, dried fruit and nuts, soaps, toiletries and more. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Free (admission). 9035 Bois D'Arc Lane, Fulshear. 713-703-4129. www.fulshearfarmersmarket.com
Jan. 15: Civil War Winter Encampment
George Ranch Historical Park will hold its winter encampment for guests to explore life for Civil War soldiers and how they slept, ate and fought. The event will also include Civil War camp drills from 2-4 p.m. This will include inspections, company drills, school of the soldier, arms stacking, and covering the differences between Union and Confederate soldiers. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free (age 3 and under), $10 (ages 4-12), $12 (over age 64), $15 (ages 13-64). George Ranch Historical Park, 10215 FM 762, Richmond. 281-343-0218. www.georgeranch.org/event-calendar/civil-war-winter-encampment
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