Economic Outlook Forum
March 27 7:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
$70 (members before March 15), $80 (after March 15), $40 (just lunch).
Expert minds come together to analyze and provide a forecast of Houston's economic future. Speakers include Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner Jack Cagle and David Stover, president and CEO of Noble Energy.
Lone Star College–University Park
20515 Hwy. 249 Houston
Pearls of Arts Gala
March 28 Time TBD
Ticket prices TBD
The Cirque de l'Art comes to the Corinthian in downtown Houston on March 28. The eighth annual gala honors Bobbie and John Nau III, who are prominent art collectors and philanthropists. All proceeds from the event benefit the Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts.
202 Fannin St. Houston
Texas Crawfish Festival
April 24–26, May 1–3 6 p.m.–midnight (April 24, May 1), noon–midnight (April 25, May 2), noon–6 p.m. (April 26, May 3)
$10 online and $10 at the gate
Music, carnival rides, midway games and crawfish fill the streets of Old Town Spring. In addition to the Old Town Spring shops, the event features food, drinks and arts and crafts vendors. This year's live music lineup includes Dimitri's Rail, Fighting Gemini, Downfall Rising and Madsons.
Old Town Spring
Chamber's Chairman's Cup
May 11 (Time and cost TBA)
The Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual golf tournament. This year's event honors the late Judge J. Kent Adams. Individual registration, group play and hole sponsorships are available online for the annual event, which benefits the chamber and its programs.
Oct. 3 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free
The fifth annual event brings the arts to the Cypress Creek Cultural District. Festival activities take place indoors and outdoors at various district locations, including the Centrum, the Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, the Barbara Bush Branch Library and Collins Park. Festivities include canoeing on Cypress Creek, a festival market and live performances. Cypress Creek Cultural District
Cypresswood Drive Spring
Home for the Holidays
Through December Exact dates TBA Free (to attend)
The 35th annual celebration makes its return to Old Town Spring featuring a display of holiday lights and activities. Attendees encounter exhibits and strolling performers while the shops and boutiques showcase holiday gift ideas.
Old Town Spring, Main Street
Wunderlich Farms Christmas Market
Dec. 6 Hours TBA $1 and one canned good (admission)
Wunderlich Farms and the Klein, Texas Museum once again hosts an old-fashioned Christmas market. The event showcases a variety of activities as well as vendors and live music.
18218 Theiss Mail Route Road