Arts & Entertainment

11 Most Fun Things to Do in Katy, Texas, with Kids

Tired of listening to your kids rant about being bored? All you have to do is pack your fun-deprived kids in your car or a rental family van Katy TX, get on a Texas interstate and head straight to Katy, TX, for a great adventure. Recreation They really have everything out there, from indoor play spaces to outdoor adventures, Katy is full of big attractions like these 11 spots that promise an unlimited fun time: […]

Nottingham Country Garden Club

On Thursday, September 5th2019, Nottingham Country Garden club (NCGC) will feature Shady Gingers & their Flirty Companions.  Our speaker will be Linda Gay.  She is brining plants for sale. Meet and greet time begins at 9:30 a.m. and the program will start at 10:00 a.m., followed by the NCGC meeting.   Please join us at the Municipal Utility Building #81 at 805 Hidden Canyon Drive in Katy 77450.  For more information please see our website: http//  […]

2019 Fort Bend County Master Gardener Class

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service announces the Fall 2019 Fort Bend County Master Gardener class. The classes are from October 1, 2019 through November 12, 2019 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 am to 3:30 pm. Classes are held at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension office, 1402 Band Road, Rosenberg, TX 77471.  The fee for the course is $250 per individual, or $420 for two people if a handbook is shared.  Registration deadline is […]

West Houston Home Furnishings Store Hosts Drawing for Unique Houston Texans On-Field Experience 

An image from the Sept. 23, 2018 regular season home game against the New York Giants. The Texans lost 22-27.

HOUSTON, TX (August 14, 2019) – Ashley HomeStore near Katy is giving children ages seven to 12 the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to run on the NRG Stadium field and pick up the opening kick off tee at a Houston Texans home game. Each week during the 2019 season, the Houston Texans will draw a winner from entries collected at all 12 Houston Ashley HomeStore locations. In addition, winners will receive a Houston Texans jersey, four game […]

Peppa Pig And Sir George Fan Celebration

Porcine duo to delight visitors with British charm at Discovery Center! Saturday, Aug. 24 beginning at 10 a.m. Constellation Energy customers save $2 on admission through Labor Day WHAT: If you are jumping up and down in muddy puddles, you must wear your boots!  Take Peppa Pig’s advice and prance along to the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center – A Very Special Project of the Children’s Museum of Houston, to meet Peppa Pig and her […]

Gonzo’s Quest Slot

Finding the mythical city of El Dorado isn’t the only way to get your hands on some gold but helping Gonzo on his quest to find the mythical city of gold. On your quest through the deepest part of the jungle,you’ll need to try to match the jungle themed symbols. Play Gonzo’s Quest at this link after read more about the game below. Gonzo’s Quest General Info This engaging narrative paired with the stunning visuals […]

Safety Around Water Program Provides Free Swimming Lessons to Houston Area Children

HOUSTON – (August 9, 2019) – A drowning can happen quickly and quietly, anywhere to anyone. Water is a great way to beat the heat but summer is also when children are most likely to drown. With record-breaking temperatures, kids continue to frequent various bodies of water to make the most of the last weeks of the summer’s vacation. It’s important to remind Houstonians to both teach the kids necessary water skills and to be […]

Leonardo’s murals and nature-based art marvels

Art & Antiques by Dr. Lori By Dr. Lori Verderame 2019 marks 500 years after the death of Italian Renaissance thinker, inventor, and artist Leonardo da Vinci. Even today, we are still all interested in his work and innovative ideas. While a new movie starring that other Leonard—yes, that’s DiCaprio–will highlight the artist’s biography and triumphs in the arts and sciences, travel destinations around the world will remember the Renaissance man and the wonders of […]

Battleship Texas Closes to the Public Aug. 26

LA PORTE— The Battleship Texas State Historic Site will close to the public Aug. 26, allowing staff and contractors full accessibility to the ship ensuring they can safely perform the necessary preparation work ahead of a repair project. The last day the public will be able to explore the Battleship Texas will be Sunday, Aug. 25. “It is important that we take the necessary steps to preserve the profound legacy of the Battleship Texas,” said Rodney Franklin, […]

Princesses Ariel, Belle and Jasmine make royal appearance during “Action-Packed Summer” at Discovery Center

Saturday, Aug. 10 beginning at 10 a.m. Constellation Energy customers save $2 on admission all summer long WHAT: Hear ye!  Hear ye!  Princesses and princes of the land of Bayous are cordially invited to gather for a royal event at the magical, extraordinary, fortress-like edifice that is the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center – A Very Special Project of the Children’s Museum of Houston. Princesses Ariel, Belle and Jasmine will grace us with their presence […]