5 things to do in Conroe, Montgomery this weekend, March 31-April 2

Here are a few things residents of Conroe and Montgomery should know this week.

Here are a few things residents of Conroe and Montgomery should know this week.

Kicked off by the Lake Conroe Summit 2017 on Friday, there are plenty of ways residents can spend their weekend in Conroe and Montgomery March 31-April 2.

Find something to add to your weekend plans, here.

Lake Conroe Summit 2017
March 31
Hosted by the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce, this event will discuss data collected by Community Development Strategies about the economic development future of Conroe, Willis and Montgomery. The event will include panel discussions, keynote speakers, breakfast and lunch, and MACC members receive a $25 discount on admission. 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. $100 (individual ticket). LaTorretta Lake Resort and Conference Center, 600 LaTorretta Blvd., Montgomery. 936-597-5004. www.lakeconroesummit.com

Conroe Coffee Art Experience
March 31
Conroe Coffee will display the work of local artist Riley Chambers for the next three weeks, beginning with an opening reception complete with wine and snacks March 31. The showing is carnival themed and utilizes bright, vivid colors, so attendees are encouraged to wear Mardi Gras masks. 6-9 p.m. Free. Conroe Coffee, 206 N. Main Street, Conroe. 936-266-7632. www.conroecoffee.com

Greater Tuna
March 31
In this satiric comedy about Texas’ third smallest town, two actors portray 20 different characters, depicting what life is like in small town Americana where the Lion’s club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies. The show has had long-running engagements on and off-Broadway, at The White House, on Late Night with David Letterman and as an HBO special. 7:30 p.m. $45-$55. The Crighton Theatre, 234 N. Main Street, Conroe. 936-760-2787. www.mcpas.org

The Three Musketeers
March 31-April 2
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. This is the last weekend audience members will have the opportunity to see The Three Musketeers on The Owen Theatre stage. 8 p.m. (March 31-April 1), 2 p.m. (April 2). $15-$22. The Owen Theatre, 225 Metcalf Street, Conroe. 936-539-4090. www.owentheatre.com

Lone Star First Saturday
April 1
This monthly farmers market takes place under the trees at Montgomery’s Old Community Center located in historic downtown. Attendees can shop for locally grown and handmade goods, while enjoying an acoustic jam session on the porch of Garrett House Antiques. 9 a.m.-2p.m. Free. Garrett House Antiques, 315 Caroline St., Montgomery. 936-597-5004. www.experiencemontgomery.com
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.