The Katy Area Chamber of Commerce invites business leaders to bring their business cards and their expertise to the B2B Expo the first day of September. This event will feature …
The Katy Area Chamber of Commerce invites business leaders to bring their business cards and their expertise to the B2B Expo the first day of September. This event will feature 32 companies and organizations exhibiting their products and services and more than 125 business leaders and professionals. Hear from business development experts on how to grow your enterprise. The event will be held at the Embassy Suites – Katy located at 16435 I-10, Houston. Admission processes are $50 for a half-day with meal, $100 for a full day, $250 for a vendor booth with a full-day ticket. Sponsorships are also available. www.katychamber.com/events
Topgolf Tournament Challenge
The Fulshear-Katy Area Chamber of Commerce hosts this event at Topgolf Katy, located at 1030 Memorial Brook Blvd, Houston. Swing away to have fun and network while supporting local businesses. Event runs from noon to 3 p.m. Tickets are $20 per person and include lunch and a non-alcoholic beverage for networking and spectating only. Entry in the tournament which includes 3 hours of play, lunch and a non-alcoholic beverage $60. Teams of six may register for $300. Sponsorships may be available. https://bit.ly/3sGz1fJ or www.fulshearkaty.com
Puddle of Mudd Live
Puddle of Mudd and special guests Lucid Illusions and Blackwell will take the stage at the Wildcatter Saloon in early September. The rock band will perform their hits at this 21-and-up event. The concert venue can be found at 26913 I-10 in Katy on the south side of I-10 east of Cane Island Parkway. Tickets are $25 for general admission, $75 for VIP passes.
The Breakfast Club at Katy Vibes
Step out to catch an 80s tribute band at a local eatery on a Saturday evening. Katy Vibes at 24757 I-10 in Katy in the Katy Ranch Crossing shopping center invites the community to come out for some favorites from the decade of hypercolor and The Brat Pack. No cover. 832-437-2807. www.katyvibes.com http://thebreakfastclub.com/page1.html
Sept. 4 & 5
Tour Katy Heritage Park Homes
The historic park at 5990 George Bush Drive in Katy is open the first weekend of each month from 12-4 p.m. each day. The park features three historic Katy homes, a bandstand and Katy’s former Post Office. The homes are operated by the Katy Heritage Society which was founded in 1979 and works to preserve the city’s historic past. Admission is free but donations are encouraged. 281-391-8400. www.katyheritagesociety.com
Houston Wing Warbird Weekend
The Commemorative Air Force, a nonprofit which honors those who built, maintained and flew World War II aircraft hosts this event to support their work. Flight enthusiasts can head to the West Houston Airport at 18000 Groschke Road and visit Hangar B-5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $20 per carload. www.houstonwing.org. 281-579-2131. Info@houstonwing.org.
Market Festival at Toddy Oaks
Toddy Oaks, a distillery, winery and brewery at 20120 Franz Road, is hosting an artisan market with a variety of vendors. Stop in, grab a beverage and shop for jewelry, candles, baked goods, home décor, spa products and other items. Event runs from 6-10 p.m. Live music starts at 7 p.m. No cover. https://www.facebook.com/ToddyOaks/
VFW Post 9182 9-11 Memorial
Katy’s Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9182 and Auxiliary will host a memorial observing the twentieth anniversary of the attacks on America on Sept. 11, 2001. The memorial ceremony will be held from 10-11 a.m. After the ceremony, a veterans family picnic held in conjunction with American Legion Post 164 and the Katy Veterans Affairs Clinic will be held from 1-5 p.m. The community is welcome to help setup from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and clean up from 5-6 p.m. 6202 George Bush Drive, Katy. 281-391-8387. www.vfw9182.org. www.legionpost164katytx.org
Shenandoah at Mo’s Place
Head out to Mo’s Place at 21940 Kingsland Blvd. in Katy to catch country music stars Shenandoah in concert. The band will be joined by Kenny Orts for this in-person show. Doors open at 7 p.m. Mo’s place also features a full menu and owner Mo Jeloudarzadeh said he and his family are looking forward to seeing Katy area residents there. $20 advanced tickets. $25 day of show. 21 and up only. email@example.com. www.mosplacekaty.com
Sept. 11 & 25
Farmers Market at Central Green
Stop by Central Green at LaCenterra located at 23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd. in Katy and find a variety of local vendors and artisans selling honey, cheese, fresh eggs, vegetables, arts and crafts and much more. 281-797-2614. firstname.lastname@example.org. https://bit.ly/3B70lqI
Bollywood Dance Night
Spend a fun night at Central Green at LaCenterra with a Bollywood Dancing Stars showcase as well as a Bollwyood fashion show, food booth, jewelry, clothing, shopping and raffles. The fun starts at 6:30 p.m. and goes until 8 p.m. for this free event. The park is located at 23501 Cinco Ranch Boulevard in Katy. Parking is ample in the shopping center’s parking garages and is free. Visit www.bdancingstars.com for more information.
State of the Schools
Katy, Royal and Lamar Consolidated ISDs’ superintendents will provide a breakdown of the state of education in the Katy area at this panel discussion to be held at the Embassy Suites Houston west at 16435 I-10, Houston. The Katy Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting the event from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. with networking, lunch and a chance to hear from the administrators of the three districts. Members $40. Prospective members $50. Corporate table of six $500. Sponsorships available. www.katychamber.com
Sept. 18 & 19
Heart of Katy Craft Show
Start your holiday shopping early and support the Katy Tigers’ Bengal Brigade and cheerleaders at this semi-annual event. The craft show features a variety of booths offering crafts, baked goods and homemade items of all sorts. Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday: 12-5 p.m. Event will be held at Katy High School at 6331 Hwy. Blvd. in Katy. Free entry. Vendors may email Patty Harris at email@example.com for more information.
Sept. 18-Nov. 13
Fall Festival & Pumpkin Patch
Take a short drive south and west of the Katy area to Blessington Farms at 510 Chisolm Trail in Wallis for the farm’s annual Fall Festival & Pumpkin Patch. Hours, dates and costs vary. Visit website for details. 832-444-8717. www.blessingtonfarms.com.
Back to School Fun Day
The Hangar Unity Center at 4010 Fourth Street in Brookshire will host this event to help raise funds for local youth programs. The event will feature snacks, drinks and games to win prizes. Mostly new clothing items will be available for purchase. Tickets available by emailing KBOC2021@gmail.com. The fun runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Walk to End Alzheimer’s
This annual event to raise money to fight Alzheimer’s Disease starts at 7:30 a.m. at LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch in Central Green Park at 23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd., Katy. Participants should register for the event and will be asked to make a donation or otherwise raise money for the fight against Alzheimer’s Disease. 713-314-1330. https://bit.ly/3kflkkl