Here are a few events and things to do in the Lake Houston area throughout the months of July and August. This list is not comprehensive.

July 16-25: Enjoy a musical

Catch the premiere of “Tenderly, the Rosemary Clooney Musical.” Follow a woman’s rise to Hollywood stardom as an American musical legend and the fading of her career as rock and roll gains popularity. 8 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.), 3 p.m. (Sun.). $30. Charles Bender Performing Arts Center, 611 Higgins St., Humble. 281-583-7575.

July 29: Check out a talent show

Watch a talent show featuring local singers, dancers and musicians at Lake Houston’s Got Talent. Marsala’s Italian Grill will serve dinner, and a dessert silent auction will provide sweets. 6-9 p.m. $25. The Nathaniel Center, 804 Russell Palmer Road, Kingwood. 281-348-7800.

July 31-Aug. 7: Support young athletes

Attend the 55th annual Amateur Athletic Union Junior Olympics and watch 8-18-year-olds compete in a range of track and field events. $15 (daily pass), $45 (all events), free (age 6 and younger). Hours vary by day. Humble High School, 1700 Wilson Road, Humble. 407-828-8326.

Aug. 1-6: Raise funds for the Houston Food Bank

Visit participating restaurants throughout the Greater Houston area for a fundraiser benefiting the Houston Food Bank. Participating restaurants serve specially priced, multicourse prix fix menus. 713-223-3700.

Aug. 10: Start the school year

New Caney and Humble ISD students will return to school Aug. 10. Staff for both districts will report back Aug. 2. 281-641-1000. 281-577-8600.

Aug. 13: View an annual opry

Attend the 20th annual Harris County Precinct 4’s Opry with musical performances by Drywater and Texas Swing Unlimited. 7-10 p.m. $15 (adults), $10 (children). Humble Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Parkway, Humble. 713-755-6444.

Aug. 14: Take part in a jubilee

Come out to a family-friendly market complete with separate bounce houses for toddlers and older children, a sack race and an egg-on-the-spoon race. A range of local food trucks will be present. 4-9 p.m. Free. Kingwood Town Center Park, 8 N. Main St., Kingwood. 214-734-1917.

Aug. 19: Watch an outdoor movie

Enjoy an outdoor showing of Disney’s animated film “Onward” on a 32-foot widescreen. 8:30 p.m. Free. Kings Harbor, 4501 Magnolia Cove Drive, Kingwood. 713-629-5200.


Green Oaks Tavern

211 E. Main St., Humble



23 Eric Demmer Band, 9 p.m.

24 Chris Castaneda Project, 9 p.m.

25 Kevin Swanson, 5 p.m.

30 Mark May Band, 9 p.m.

31 Jamie Lynn Vessels, 9 p.m.


6 The Sparky Parker Band, 9 p.m.

7 Earl T & The Tattered Hearts, 9 p.m.

13 Samantha Coombs & The Boyz, 9 p.m.

14 Elijah Zane Live in Houston, 9 p.m.

20 Chris Castaneda Band, 9 p.m.

21 Johnny Riley, 9 p.m.

Charles Bender Performing Arts Center

611 Higgins St., Humble



7 Urban Achievers Brass Band, 7 p.m.