Brazilian jiujitsu, goat yoga and more things to do this weekend in Tomball, Magnolia

Global Martial Arts will host a Brazilian jiujitsu Roll-a-thon fundraising event March 20. (Courtesy Global Martial Arts)
Global Martial Arts will host a Brazilian jiujitsu Roll-a-thon fundraising event March 20. (Courtesy Global Martial Arts)

Global Martial Arts will host a Brazilian jiujitsu Roll-a-thon fundraising event March 20. (Courtesy Global Martial Arts)

Tomball and Magnolia residents can participate in a number of events this weekend, March 20-21.

March 20: Fly like a bird

Children of all ages can participate in a live-action bird migration board game hosted by Harris County Precinct 4. The event will be held at Burroughs Park, and face coverings are recommended. 10:30 a.m. Free (registration required). Burroughs Park, 9738 Huffsmith Road, Tomball. 281-353-8100. www.hcp4.net

March 20: Celebrate a grand opening

In honor of opening a new location on Spring Cypress Road, Global Martial Arts will host a Brazilian jiujitsu Roll-a-thon fundraising event in which proceeds will go towards nonprofit organizations Adopt-a-Cop and We Defy Foundation. The event will also feature barbecue and a bounce house. Free (attendance); donations accepted. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Global Martial Arts, 11715 Spring Cypress Road, Tomball. 281-251-5088. www.facebook.com/globalmartialartstx


March 20: Learn self-defense

The Way Family Dojo will host a free women’s self-defense class in which instructor Tisha Butler will teach the Kadima Krav Maga method of defense. Free (registration required). 11 a.m.-noon. The Way Family Dojo, 32818 Tamina Road, Magnolia. 346-345-7100. https://thewayfamilydojo.com

March 21: Goat yoga

Instructors Dave and Kimberly Brooke will lead a 45-minute outdoor yoga class for people age 12 and up. Following the session, participants of all ages will have 30 minutes of free time to take photos with miniature goats. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat or beach towel. 10-11:15 a.m. $29. Victoria’s Natural Market and Farm, 20158 Bauer Hockley Road, Tomball. 281-732-7833. www.goatyogatx.com

Live music events

March 20:

  • Cory Hart performs at The Empty Glass, 104 Market St., Tomball. 7-10 p.m.

  • Oliver Penn and Nigel Edison perform at Lone Pint Brewery, 507 Commerce St., Magnolia. 12:30-3:30 p.m. (Oliver Penn), 5:30 p.m. (Nigel Edison)

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