Rodeo, workouts and trivia: 9 Katy area events this weekend, Feb. 15-18

Katy students who participate in various agriculture programs like Future Farmers of America will have a chance to show their animals and raise money this weekend at the rodeo.

Katy students who participate in various agriculture programs like Future Farmers of America will have a chance to show their animals and raise money this weekend at the rodeo.

From animals and rock climbing to live music and workouts, this weekend has several options for Katy area residents to get out and get active.

Thursday-Sunday

1. 75th Annual Katy Livestock Show & Open Pro Rodeo


Katy ISD hosts the Future Farmers of America Livestock Show & Open Pro Rodeo. Youth compete and display their knowledge of agriculture and animal husbandry while the rodeo for adults will also feature a parade beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday. 7 p.m. each night. $10 (adult), $5 (child), free (ages 2 and younger). Rodeo grounds, 6301 S. Stadium Lane, Katy. www.katyrodeo.org

Thursday

2. MoMixer: Mini-Comp at Momentum Indoor Climbing - Katy


The climbing gym hosts this community event to help climbers meet other hobbyists. Participants are sorted into random teams and make a circuit of the gym. 7 p.m. Free (members), $20 (nonmembers). May require additional equipment rental fee. 25410 Katy Mills Parkway, Katy. 832-437-9091. https://dev.momentumclimbing.com/katy/

3. Trivia Night at Cane Island Bar & Grill


The local bar hosts trivia night each Thursday. Prizes include free or discounted menu items. 6-9 p.m. Free. 4747 FM 1463, Ste. 100, Katy. 832-437-3048. www.caneislandbg.com/events-and-specials

Friday

4. Blood drive at The Kolache Factory


The bakery hosts a blood drive this Friday where a donation bus will be parked in front. Donors will receive a $5 voucher for the bakery and a T-shirt. 8-11 a.m. 23240 Westheimer Parkway, Katy. 281-829-6188 x100. www.kolachefactory.com

5. Joshua Summey performs on the patio


Agave Rio hosts the alternative rock musician for an evening set. Enjoy some Tex-Mex cuisine at the same time. 6-9:30 p.m. Free. 1138 FM 1463, Katy. 281-665 3337. www.agaverio.com

6. Shark Bait plays live at MidPoint


The Sugar Land-based band plays a diverse set from originals to covers of Elton John and Three Dog Night. Genres span from R&B to country and rock. 9 p.m.-midnight. Free. 20920 I-10, Katy. 281-829-3749. www.midpointbar.com

Saturday

7. The Wildcatter's Pet Fair


The saloon and the Brazilian Women Foundation host this event featuring rescues, pet products, crafts and a silent auction to benefit local animal rescue organizations. Food and drink will be available for purchase, and YouTuber Travis DesLaurier will also be present for a meet and greet. Noon-6 p.m. $5 (general admission), $20 (Travis DesLaurier meet and greet passes). 26913 I-10, Katy. 281-392-2337. www.facebook.com/events/1938770073054320

8. Free Community Workout at Fidelis CrossFit


Speak with a trainer about your fitness goals and get in a good workout. The gym offers a free workout once a month to let prospective members give their method a try. 9-10 a.m. Free. 510 S. Mason Road, Ste. S, Katy. 281-846-5343. www.facebook.com/events/187710161818373

Sunday

9. Derrick Lewis and Sage Northcutt UFC fights watch party


World of Beer hosts local Ultimate Fighting Championship fans to see local fighters compete in the octagon, without having to make the drive up to Austin. Derrick Lewis and Sage Northcutt, both from the Greater Houston area, will face Marcin Tiburra and Thibault Goutti, respectively. 5 p.m. Free. 2643 Commercial Center Blvd., Ste. B390, Katy. 281-394-9625. www.worldofbeer.com/Locations/Katy


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