Looking for something do in The Woodlands area in March and April? Check out this local guide of events.

March 23: Try some tequila and nachos

At the Nach-Yo Ordinary Tequila Tasting, industry experts will be on hand to guide and educate attendees about tequila. The event includes food, music, seminars, a nacho bar and charity raffle benefiting The Woodlands Arts Council.
  • 5:30-8:30 p.m. $45 (online), $50 (at the door).
  • The Woodlands Country Club-Palmer Course,100 Grand Fairway Drive, The Woodlands.
  • 281-863-1400.
  • www.foodandvinetime.com
March 26: Support the Pavilion

The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion hosts an evening of wine and dinner followed by a live auction and bid board. PRoceeds benefit The Pavilion Partners Fine Arts Scholarship Program, which has provided over $1.8 million in fine arts scholarships.
  • 5 p.m.
  • Tickets start at $250.
  • The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands.
  • 281-364-3010.
  • www.woodlandscenter.org
March 23-25: Support the library at a book sale

South Montgomery County Friends of the Library is holding its annual book sale in two locations. Children’s books are featured in the South Regional Branch location in the large meeting room on the first floor, and other books and items will be at the Community Center.
  • 5-8 p.m. (March 23), 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (March 24), 9 a.m-noon, 12:30-3 p.m. (March 25).
  • $5 (donation, March 23). South County Community Center, 2235 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands.
  • South Regional Branch Library, 2020 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands.
  • www.smcfriendsofthelibrary.org
March 24: Donate to save a life

A blood drive at Shadowbend YMCA includes several incentives for donors including a gift card, ticket to a waterpark and an IHOP voucher.
  • 9 a.m.-noon.
  • Free.
  • Shadowbend YMCA, 6145 Shadowbend Place in The Woodlands.
  • 281-367-9622.
  • www.ymcahouston.org
March 24: Meet a children’s book author

Storybook Theatre presents Valerie Sweeten who will read “Shh, Listen: In the Outback” and sign books at a meet-and-greet.
  • 11 a.m. $8 (museum admission).
  • The Woodlands Children’s Museum, 4775 West Panther Creek Drive, Ste. 280, The Woodlands.
  • 281-465-0955.
  • www.woodlandschildrensmuseum.org
March 25: Get green and clean up the community

Join participants in the 12th annual community litter clean up day at various locations across The Woodlands Township. Participants will receive disposable gloves, trash bags, and a map to cleanup locations. Equipment will be provided at each of the village parks in The Woodlands.March 25: Go egg hunting at Creekwood Pool

Participants will be able to join in a water egg hunt at the Creekwood Pool. Participants can also take part in a variety of games, giveaways and prizes.March 25-26: Learn about options for home and garden

The Woodlands Home and Outdoor Living Show includes displays for home decor and landscaping. Local experts will be available to answer questions on home improvement projects and a variety of vendors will attend. Parking for the event is free, and teachers and first responded attend free on Sunday with ID.
  • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (March 25), 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (March 26).
  • $7 (online), $10 (day of show).
  • The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands.
  • 832-265-2001.
  • www.qualityhomeshows.com
March 26: Hear the Singing Cadets

Known as "The Voice of Aggieland,” the Grammy Award-winning Singing Cadets, a collegiate singing organization, plans concerts in the area in March including the Magnolia High School Auditorium.April 01: Run to help provide care for children

The Cleft Smiles 5K Family Fun Run/Walk will take place at Rob Fleming Park in The Woodlands. All proceeds from this event will be used to provide medical care to financially disadvantaged children born with cleft lip and palate. The event is open to children and adults.
  • 8:30 a.m. $20-$35 (registration).
  • Rob Fleming Park, 6055 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands.
  • www.cleftsmiles5k.net
April 01: Have tea with mom

Daughters and mothers can enjoy a royal morning tea with refreshments, crafts, games and photos at the annual mother-daughter tea event. Preregistration is required.April 01: Take part in a color run

The Woodlands Christian Academy’s Warror Color Run includes options to run a 1K or 5K race. Spectactors spray runners throughout the course, covering them in a rainbow of colors for the finish line.
  • 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $25-$35 (registration).
  • The Woodlands Christian Academy, 5800 Academy Way, The Woodlands.
  • 936-273-2555.
  • www.twca.net
April 01, 05, 07, 08: Find eggs while kayaking

Eggs will be hidden along The Woodlands Waterway for a nontraditional egg hunt by kayak. Rentals are available at Riva Row Boat House. An after-event surprise is also planned.
  • 9 a.m. (April 1 & 7), 6 p.m. (April 5 & 8).
  • $50 (per two-person kayak). Riva Row Boat House, 2101 Riva Row, The Woodlands.
  • 281-210-3965.
  • www.rivarowboathouse.com
April 07: Dye eggs for Easter

Children can dye and decorate eggs with materials provided at an event at Rob Fleming Park. The event includes an egg hunt and a visit from the Easter Bunny. Children should bring their own baskets.April 08: Have an eggstravagant Easter celebration

Participants are welcome to take part in the annual easter celebration which will include games with the Easter bunny, an egg hunt and crafts. Coffee, donuts and fruit will also be provided at the event, and participants need to bring their own baskets to carry goodies home.April 08: Run in a timed course

A chip-timed 5K course winds throughout The Woodlands Waterway in the Run and Done 3.1. The event is sanctioned by USA Track & Field. The race is for all skill levels and is recommended for ages 10 and older. Preregistration is required.April 14-16: See local arts on display

Fidelity Investments The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival features an outdoor, jury-selected arts show with more than 200 local and national artists. The event includes live music, entertainment and food.
  • 1-5 p.m. (April 14),10-6 p.m. (April 15), 10-5 p.m. (April 16).
  • $11-$16 (daily), $28 (weekend).
  • The Woodlands Waterway and Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands.
  • www.thewoodlandsartscouncil.org