Fun for the whole family in Cy-Fair this weekend, Nov. 4-6

Cy-Fair has events to offer the whole family this weekend.

Cy-Fair has events to offer the whole family this weekend.

Nov. 5: Color Run Fall Festival

The first Color Run Fall Festival includes the color run, company booths, carnival activities and food trucks. Proceeds from the event are invested in Aragon Middle School’s students and campus. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $25 (student Color Run/walk), $35 (adult Color Run/walk). Aragon Middle School, 16823 West Road, Houston. 281-856-5100.

Nov. 5: Mathnasium Trimathalon Contest

Cy-Fair and Tomball ISD students in grades 2-5 are invited to participate in a community math contest. Winners compete against other winners from across the country. 1-5 p.m. Free. Mathnasium of Lakewood, 13050 Louetta Road, Ste. 294, Cypress. 281-655-0330.

Nov. 5: Coffee with a Cop

Constable Mark Herman presents a time for community members to meet and speak with local deputy constables who work in the northwest Houston area. 9-11 a.m. Free. H-E-B Coffee Cafe, 28550 Hwy. 290, Cypress.

Nov. 5: Countryfied Ho-down

White Rock Country Rags & Doodads celebrates its fifth anniversary with local craft vendors, a classic car show, live music, country costume contest, food and drinks. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Free. White Rock Country Rags & Doodads, 11104 Cypress N. Houston Road, Houston. 281-890-7625.

Nov. 5-6: St. Cuthbert Church’s International Festival

The 11th annual event honors a variety of heritages with food, entertainment, camel rides and other activities for children on Saturday. On Sunday, the festivities continue with a worship service, lunch and a meal-packaging outreach project with Stop Hunger Now. 3:30-5:30 p.m. (Saturday), 10:30 a.m. (Sunday) Free. Lone Star College Cy Fair Conference Center, 9191 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress (Saturday), St. Cuthbert Church, 17020 West Road, Houston (Sunday). 

Nov. 5-6: Jersey Village FFA Craft Fair

More than 200 booths feature jewelry, artists, indoor and outdoor decor, clothing, baby items, handmade items and gifts. The event supports the Jersey Village FFA. 9 a.m.-5 a.m. (Saturday), 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (Sunday). Free. Cy-Fair ISD Exhibit Center, 11206 Telge Road, Cypress. 832-567-5891.

Nov. 5-6: Wild Birds Unlimited anniversary event

Join the owners of the Wild Birds Unlimited in Cypress as they celebrate their two-year anniversary. The retail store, which has locations around the U.S., specializes in bird seed, bird feeders, and many other bird feeding supplies. The first 100 customers receive a free gift bag with their purchase. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Free. Wild Birds Unlimited,12320 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress. 281-246-1200.

Nov. 6: Cy-Fair VFD teams up with Papa John’s

Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department firefighters are out delivering pizzas from two local Papa John’s Pizza locations. Firefighters remind residents to check smoke alarm batteries when changing clocks for Daylight Savings Time. If batteries are working, the meal will be free. If not, CFVFD will replace batteries and smoke detectors free of charge. 6-8 p.m. Papa John’s Pizza, 7700 Hwy. 6, Houston and 26281 Hwy. 290, Ste. 250, Cypress.

Nov. 6: Living Legacy Center launch party

Local nonprofit Living Legacy Center launches with a celebration with live music, door prizes and food. The center is dedicated to helping Cy-Fair's seniors, veterans and special needs population by offering free legal guidance for issues such as estate planning, guardianship, special-needs planning, Medicaid and veteran’s benefits. 2-6 p.m. Free. VFW Hall 8905, 21902 Hwy. 290, Cypress.
By Danica Lloyd

Editor, Cy-Fair

Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2016. As editor, she continues to cover local government, education, health care, real estate, development, business and transportation in Cy-Fair. Her experience prior to CI includes studying at the Washington Journalism Center and interning at a startup incubator in D.C., serving as editor-in-chief of Union University's student magazine and online newspaper, reporting for The Jackson Sun and freelancing for other publications in Arkansas and Tennessee.