Looking for things to do near you in the late months of summer? Here's six events happening in the Sugar Land and Missouri City area from late July to mid-August. This list is not comprehensive.

Taco & Margarita Festival

This event at Constellation Field features food, drinks, professional wrestling, live music and a taco eating contest. There are discounts available for advanced ticket purchase.Music on the Square: Taylor Swift

Hosted in the Sugar Land Town Square plaza, this Taylor Swift tribute recreates the artist’s live concert. Complete with a performance by Lauren Corzine and a four-piece national touring act with backup dancers.Homemade Ice Cream Competition

This event at the University Branch Library will showcase residents' ice cream-making skills. Competitors must register between July 6-24 to receive a required ingredients list and other terms of the contest. Contestants will bring their recipe to the library for the public to sample and judging will be based on flavor, texture and appearance.Cirque Du Soleil - Songblazers

This country music fest at Smart Financial Centre takes place over 10 days and will highlight 16 performances. The theatrical performance pays homage to the influence of country music artists with acrobatics and live music.Royal Revelry

Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center will feature meet and greets with Disney-inspired princesses, live Renaissance music, a flower crown and knight shields crafts project, storytelling, and Dungeons & Dragons adventures.Sugar Land Heritage Hike

Sugar Land Heritage Foundation staff will lead this historic walking tour, starting at the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center and spanning 1.5 miles.
  • Aug. 10, 10-11:30 a.m.
  • $5 (ages 12-18 ); $10 (adults)
  • 198 Kempner St., Bldg. B, Floor 2, Sugar Land
  • www.slheritage.org