4 things to do in Conroe, Montgomery this weekend, March 24-26

Spirit Acres Equine Rescue and Sanctuary, which cares for more than 65 horses, will host its first annual chili cook-off March 26.

Spirit Acres Equine Rescue and Sanctuary, which cares for more than 65 horses, will host its first annual chili cook-off March 26.

Between a bluebonnet, wine and cheese trail and a chili cook-off benefiting a local nonprofit, there are plenty of ways to spend your weekend in Conroe and Montgomery.

The Three Musketeers
March 24-26
The Players Theatre Company presents this dramatic comedy take on the Alexandre Dumas novel of the same name, which takes place in Paris in 1625 and follows the journey of musketeer D’Artgnan as he seeks to defend the honor of the Queen of France. The show will have weekend performances beginning this weekend through April 2. 8 p.m. (March 24-25), 2 p.m. (March 26). $15-$22. The Owen Theatre, 225 Metcalf Street, Conroe. 936-539-4090. www.owentheatre.com

Spring Bluebonnet Wine & Cheese Trail
March 25-26
Participants have the opportunity to visit seven local wineries while enjoying the beauty of Texas wildflowers during this trail event. At each stop, ticketholders will get to try two wines paired with cheese dishes and will receive packets of wildflower seeds and a commemorative 15 oz. wine glass. Participating wineries include Bernhardt Winery, Cork This! Winery, Messina Hof Winery, Peach Creek Vineyards, Pleasant Hill Winery, Saddlehorn Winery and Texas Star Winery. Participants will have two more opportunities to attend the trail April 1-2 and April 8-9. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. (March 25), Noon-5 p.m. (March 26). $35 (single ticket), $56 (two tickets). Cork This! Winery, 21123 Eva Street, Ste. 100, Montgomery. 936-597-4030.  www.localwineevents.com

The Three Texas Tenors
March 25-26
This trio brings its Emmy-award winning PBS special to life at Conroe’s historic Crighton Theatre. The Three Texas Tenors have performed more than 1,000 concerts worldwide since their debut on NBC’s America’s Got Talent in 2011 and will perform their version of popular Broadway. pop and opera songs this weekend. 7 p.m. (March 25), 2 p.m. (March 26). $15-$25. The Crighton Theatre, 234 North Main St., Conroe. 936-441-7469. www.crightontheatre.org

Spirit Acres Horse Rescue Chili Cook-Off
March 26
Spirit Acres Equine Rescue and Sanctuary hosts its first annual chili cook-off during Southern Star Brewing Co.’s Farmers & Artisans Market. The event will feature a silent auction, raffle, chili tastings, kids’ games and activities, craft beer and food trucks. Event proceeds will benefit the Montgomery-based nonprofit, which cares for more than 65 horses. Also present will be Operation Pets Alive, which will be simultaneously hosting a dog adoption fair. 1-5 p.m. $20. Southern Star Brewing Co., 3525 N. Frazier St., Conroe. 936-597-5316. www.spiritacres.org
By Hannah Zedaker

Editor, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood

Hannah joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor of the Spring/Klein edition and later became the editor of both the Spring/Klein and Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood editions in June 2021. Hannah covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Hannah served as associate editor of The Houstonian, interned with Community Impact Newspaper and spent time writing for the Sam Houston State University College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication and The Huntsville Item.