5 things to do: a crawfish boil, art show and fun run are happening in The Woodlands, April 5-7

Looking for something to do in The Woodlands this weekend? Here are a few options to occupy your time.

1. Friday-Saturday
Attend an art show

The 13th annual Cypress Creek Art Show and Sale takes place this weekend at Cypress Creek Christian Church. The art show features more than 25 local artists using oils, acrylics, watercolors and collage. 5-8 p.m. (Fri.), 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Sat.). Cypress Creek Christian Church, 6823 Cypresswood Drive, Spring. 281-376-7113. www.cypresscreek.cc


2. Saturday
Make some masks

The Woodlands Children’s Museum’s next "$12 for 2" Saturday Workshop is set for Saturday and is themed “Mask Mania.” During the workshop, participants aged 5-8 can create a mask using clay or paper and assorted embellishments. The event also provides a brief look at the history of masks in various cultures. 10 a.m.-noon. The Woodlands Children's Museum, 4775 West Panther Creek Drive, The Woodlands. 281-465-0955. www.woodlandschildrensmuseum.org.

3. Saturday
Compete in a fun run

The Just for J Fun Run offers both a 1-mile five run and traditional 5K run at Northshore Park. The event seeks to raise awareness and funds for children facing medical challenges, and all proceeds from the run will go towards the construction of a new wing in the newborn intensive care unit of Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center. 8:30 a.m. (1-mile run), 9 a.m. (5K run). $20-$30. 2505 Lake Woodlands Drive, The Woodlands. www.justforj.com.

4. Sunday
Attend a crawfish boil

The Rotary Club of The Woodlands and Stillwater are jointly hosting the second annual Texans Legends Crawfish Boil at Stillwater’s Back Porch. Proceeds from the boil will benefit the Texas Legends Scholarship Fund, which will award students from South Montgomery County High School and Lone Star College. 2-7 p.m. $25. Stillwater's Back Porch, 2158 Stillwater Creek Drive, Conroe. www.stillwatertx.com/texas-legends-crawfish-boil/

5. Sunday
See a concert

Subdivided, a Rush tribute band, is performing for The Woodlands Concert in the Park series at Northshore Park. Information regarding day camps and specialty camps during the summer will be available during the concert as well. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Free. 2505 Lake Woodlands Drive, The Woodlands. 281-516-7348. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov.
By Andrew Christman
Andrew joined Community Impact Newspaper in early 2019 after moving from Indiana. He is a 2015 graduate from Indiana State University, where he received degrees in English and journalism. He has written for a number of small town publications throughout his career as a reporter.


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