Nov. 12: Have date night at Saddle River Range
Saddle River Range shooting range has a date night special on Fridays. The special includes two-for-one prices on range fees, rentals and food at the cafe. A supervised child care section is available at Saddle River Range. Saddle River Range, 4280 FM 1488, Conroe. 936-271-2620. www.saddleriverrange.com
Nov. 12-13: Listen to live music
A variety of local performers are playing at venues in The Woodlands area this weekend.
Sawyer Park Icehouse
314 Pruitt Road, Spring. 281- 362-5907. www.sawyerpark.com
Nov. 12: Aaron Watson with Daniel Holmes, 7:30 p.m.
Mahoney’s Texish Bar
24 Waterway Ave., Ste. 100, The Woodlands. 832-663-5228. www.mahoneysbar.com
Nov. 12: Not The Rachels, 8:30 p.m.
Nov. 13: The Rikki’s, 8 p.m.
Main Street Crossing
111 W. Main St., Tomball. 281-290-0431. www.mainstreetcrossing.com
12 Doug Stone, 7 p.m.
13 Riders in the Sky, 8 p.m.
Dosey Doe Big Barn
25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands. 281-367-3774. www.doseydoetickets.com
Nov. 12: Gaelic Storm, 8:30 p.m.
Nov. 13: Josh Grider, 8:30 p.m.
Nov. 12-14: See youth theater productions in Tomball
National Youth Theater will present two productions this fall with performers ages 8-19. Performances are held at Concordia Lutheran High School. Showings of “The Lion King Jr.” span Nov. 11-14, and “Wizard of Oz” runs Nov. 19-21. 2 p.m., 6 p.m. (Nov. 13-14, 20-21), 7 p.m. (Nov. 12, 19). $12-$15. 700 E. Main St., Tomball. www.nationalyouththeater.org
Nov. 13: See a movie with the family
The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion is hosting a movie night for the family, featuring the film "Trolls World Tour. "Families are encouraged to dress up as their favorite music genre when they attend, and pre-movie activities will begin at 6 p.m. which include making wristbands at The Pavilion Arts and Craft Booth, taking photos and themed games. 7 p.m. Free-$10. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-364-3010. www.woodlandscenter.org
Nov. 13: Buy local produce
The Grogan's Mill Village Association hosts a weekly farmer's market at the Grogan's Mill Shopping Center. Attendees can shop items made by local artisans and grown by area farmers. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. 7 Switchbud Place, The Woodlands. 281-210-3887. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov
Nov. 13: Shop a local holiday market
Vert in Market Street is hosting a holiday market with a variety of vendors. Vert, a Piney Rose sister store, is located in the North Commons building of Market Street. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Vert, 9595 Six Pines Drive, The Woodlands. 936-444-6910. www.shopvertplants.com
Nov. 13-14: Camp out at Creekside
The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department hosts a fall campout featuring activities, such as archery, kayaking, crafts, an outdoor movie, night hikes, games, campfire and s’mores. Check-in begins Nov. 13 at 1 p.m. $70-$135 (up to family of four, additional fees apply for guests and additional family members). The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 2•81-210-3950. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov
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Nov. 13: Start holiday shopping
The Montgomery County Nutcracker Market at the Lone Star Expo and Convention Center will feature over 200 small-business vendors selling clothing and home decor as well as food and fashion trucks. Holiday decorations and gifts will also be available. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Entry fee is $5 cash, but teachers, military and first responders with ID, and children may enter for free. 9055 Airport Blvd., Conroe. www.facebook.com/MontgomeryNutcrackerMarket
Nov. 13-14: Attend the Texas Renaissance Festival
The 47th annual Texas Renaissance Festival runs for two months, featuring a different theme each weekend. For Nov. 13-14, the festival theme is "Barbarian Invasion." The Texas Renaissance Festival features live entertainment, traditional medieval foods, performances and local vendors. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. $15-$30. 21778 FM 1774, Todd Mission. 800-458-3435. www.texrenfest.com
Jishnu Nair and Chandler France contributed to this report.