Memorial Day weekend brings a variety of events to The Woodlands, including two celebrations, free movie and music nights as well as the beginning of pool season.
Kick off pool season in The Woodlands
The regular pool season at all pools in The Woodlands begins May 27, and it will run through Aug. 9. Pool hours will vary by location, and shortened hours will be in effect for Memorial Day and July 4. Season passes are available for purchase. Hours vary. $7-$150. Various locations. 281-210-3800. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov
See a free movie with the family
The Woodlands Township is hosting a free family sunset cinema event with the May movie featuring animated movie “Wall-E.” The sunset cinema films feature earth-friendly themes. Guests that arrive early can get a free bag of popcorn and have the chance to win a prize with preshow trivia. 8-10 p.m. Free. Northshore Park, 2505 Lake Woodlands Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.
Hear some free live music
The Waterway Nights summer series returns to Waterway Square with weekly free live music performances by local and regional artists. This weekend’s show features Time Warp, who performs ’80s, ’90s and today’s hits. Coolers, picnic baskets, blankets and lawn chairs are permitted, though glass is prohibited at the event. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. Waterway Square, 31 Waterway Square Place, The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.
Visit a farmer’s market
The weekly Grogan’s Mill Farmer’s Market will be happening this weekend. The event is sponsored by the Grogan’s Mill Village Association and features a variety of vendors with produce, produced foods, services and food trucks. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Grogan’s Mill Village Center, 7 Switchbud Place, The Woodlands. 281-210-3887. www.grogansmill.org
Celebrate Memorial Day
The annual Memorial Day celebration features live music, children’s activities, strolling entertainment and a fireworks display at Town Green Park. 5-9 p.m. Free. Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov
Celebrate Memorial Day at Market Street
Visitors can gather at Market Street’s park for a Memorial Day celebration for area families. The party will include music, dancing and soap bubble demonstrations with the Texas Bubblers. 3-6 p.m. Free. Market Street, 9595 Six Pines Drive, The Woodlands. 281-419-4774. www.shopatmarketstreet.com