4 things to do in Tomball, Magnolia this weekend, Jan. 27-29

Tomball ISD FFA hosts its annual project show at the Tomball High School campus Jan. 27-28.

Tomball ISD FFA hosts its annual project show at the Tomball High School campus Jan. 27-28.

From livestock shows to percussion music, here's four things to do in Tomball and Magnolia this weekend.

Friday, Jan. 27-Saturday, Jan. 28
Future Farmers of America project show


Members of Tomball ISD FFA present the 41st annual TISD FFA Project Show at Tomball High School. The multi-day event features goat, lamb and steer shows on Friday afternoon and a presentation, buyers' barbecue and live auction on Saturday. 7 a.m. -8 p.m. (Friday), 7:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Saturday). Free (admission). Tomball High School, 30330 Quinn Road, Tomball. www.tomballisdprojectshow.net 

Friday, Jan. 27-Saturday, Jan. 28, Monday, Jan. 30
'The Land of the Dragon'


Tomball Memorial High School theatre presents "The Land of the Dragon," a family-friendly production set in ancient China. 7 p.m. (Jan. 27 and 30), 3 p.m. (Jan. 28). $10 (general admission), $5 (senior citizens). Tomball Memorial High School auditorium, 19100 Northpointe Ridge Lane, Tomball. tmhs.tomballisd.net

Saturday, Jan. 28
History scavenger hunt


The Montgomery County Historical Commission presents its fourth annual History Road Rally in Magnolia on Sunday, Jan. 28. The history-themed scavenger hunt is held at Magnolia First Baptist Church, located at 18525 FM 1488, Magnolia. Each team, made up of 2-6 members, has two hours to solve written clues about the history of western Montgomery County by driving to nearby historic sites. Upon their return to the church, each participant will receive a souvenir button, meal and drink. Teams with the highest scores will receive trophies and prizes. Noon (check in), 1:30 p.m. (teams depart for scavenger hunt). $40 per vehicle. Magnolia First Baptist Church, 18525 FM 1488, Magnolia. 936-525-7311 or 936-537-9070. www.montgomerycountyhistoricalcommission.com

Sunday, Jan. 29
Percussion ensemble performance


Monarch Independent Percussion presents its first performance of the 2017 season at Magnolia West High School. The Houston-based indoor drumline organization will perform a portion of the season's lineup. The percussion ensemble is made up of students from across the state and competes in the Winter Guard International competition circuit. Free (admission). 2 p.m. Magnolia West High School main gym, 42202 FM 1774, Magnolia. www.facebook.com/monarchindependent 

 
By Anna Lotz

Editor, Tomball/Magnolia & Conroe/Montgomery

Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor for the Tomball/Magnolia edition. She began covering the communities of Conroe and Montgomery as well in 2020. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.