Aug. 5: Catch fireworks, a parade in Tomball

The Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its 50th annual Tomball Night. The event will consist of shopping, live entertainment, giveaways and children’s activities. A parade of lights will begin at 9:15 p.m. A health expo will be from 5-8 p.m. Free. Downtown Tomball.

Aug. 6: Attend a gala

The Texans United for Freedom Foundation will be presenting a Stars at Night gala to honor local first responders. The event will feature live music as well as Sgt. Major Matt Williams, a Medal of Honor recipient, as the guest speaker. 7-11 p.m. $125. 6606 FM 1488, Magnolia.

Aug. 6: Play Pokemon at the LSC-Tomball Library

The LSC-Tomball Community Library will be hosting an all-ages Pokemon league event sponsored by the Magnolia City Pokemon Gym. Attendees will get to participate in playing the card game and learn strategy from other players. 1:30 p.m. Free (admission). 832-559-4200.