6 things to do this weekend in Sugar Land and Missouri City

This weekend brings with it plenty of opportunities to relax and regroup. Families can explore the city and enjoy free services and activities in the area as they gear up for the school year. Here are few events worth looking into:

Friday


Dancing Under the Stars
Revelers can let loose and dance as instructors from the Fred Astaire Dance Studio help guide their movements and rhythm in Sugar Land Town Square. Free. 15958 City Walk, Sugar Land. 7:30-9 p.m.

 

The Washers Live Music
Country rock band The Washers will perform at Bacon Brothers Public House, and attendees can enjoy Happy Hour specials until closing. Free. 2110 Town Square Place, Sugar Land. 7 p.m.

 

Saturday


Introduction to lacrosse
Sports enthusiasts of all ages and levels can stop by Ridgeview Park in Missouri City to try their lacrosse skills while coaches are onsite to share tips and provide fundamental instructions. Equipment will be provided. Free. 3902 Ridgeview, Missouri City. 10 a.m.-noon

 

Movie Under the Moon
Hosted by the First Colony Church of Christ, this month’s film features Will Arnett in The Lego Batman Movie. Families and friends can bring lawn chairs, blankets, and snacks for a night of relaxation in the town square. Free. 15958 City Walk, Sugar Land. 8:15-10 p.m.

 

2017 Community Operation
Fort Bend residents can receive free services such as immunizations and dental and vision screenings along with backpacks and school supplies, presented by AccessHealth, a local not-for-profit community health center. Free. 307 Texas Parkway, Missouri City. 9 a.m.-noon.

 

Historic Walking Tours
The Sugar Land Heritage Foundation will lead parties in a tour of Old Sugar Land, starting from the Sugar Land Heritage Foundation Museum, covering covering about 1.5 miles. Reservations are not required. Tickets are $10 per adult, $5 for children ages 12-18, and free for children under 12. 198 Kempner St., Sugar Land. 10 a.m.

 
By Renee Yan
Renee Yan graduated May 2017 from the University of Texas in Arlington with a degree in journalism, joining Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in July.