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GRIDIRON 2016: POKEMON, POLITICIANS AND PUN(DIT)S will be the official fundraiser for journalism scholarships for the Houston Press Club. Occurring on Saturday at 7pm at MATCH Theatre in Midtown, tickets are $35 (includes cocktail party) and go towards a great cause.
THIS IS KINGWOOD FESTIVAL will have live music, arts & crafts, carnival, petting zoo, costume contest. Saturday, 10am – 6pm in Kingwood Town Center. This is a Free event!
SCARECROW FESTIVAL will have Scarecrow contest, live music, carnival, food trucks, apple bobbing, face painting, pumpkin decorating, Saturday, 11am – 4pm at Cross Creek Ranch (Fulshear). Tickets are $10.
KIDS' ULTIMATE FITNESS CHALLENGE is the nation's largest mobile fitness event; time-based obstacle course and a great time for kids to stay fit. Saturday, 10am – 6pm at University of Houston, this is a Free event.
DRACULA - The Bay Area Houston Ballet & Theatre performance of this classic vampire tale. Performances are Friday, 7:30; Saturday, 2pm & 7:30pm; Sunday, 2pm at University of Houston, Clear Lake: Bayou Theatre. Tickets start at $27.50.
CONROE CAJUN CATFISH FESTIVAL will see live music, food vendors, arts & crafts, carnival, KidZone, etc. Friday, 6pm – midnight; Saturday, 11am – midnight; Sunday, 12pm – 6pm in downtown conroe. Tickets are 1-day, $12; 3-day, $20; kids 12 & under, Free.
MUCKFEST MS EVENT EXPERIENCE is a muddy 5k obstacle course benefiting National MS Society. Saturday morning 1st wave begins at 9am. Happening at Royal Purple Raceway (Baytown), you can register online to participate and help find a cure for MS.
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