Events and Activities

September 30, 2011

Fall Festivals in and around Spring Texas – 2011

After sweating through the hottest summer on record in Spring Texas, it’s time to have some fun outdoors and enjoy Fall’s cooler weather.  Below is a run down of the numerous Fall Festivals in the Spring Texas area being held this year (2011): OCTOBER Bugs, Brew & Barbecue on October 1st in Tomball. More than […]
June 28, 2011

No Rain = No Fireworks

It’s going to be a quiet Fourth of July weekend this year.  Due to the historic drought conditions we are experiencing in the Spring Texas area, Harris County Commissioners have banned the sale and use of all fireworks in the unincorporated areas of the county. There was a slight chance that the public fireworks displays would […]
May 13, 2011

Bugs, Beer, and Bands

Are you ready for some bugs, beer, and bands?  Then you will want to make plans now to attend the 25th annual Crawfish Festival at Old Town Spring Texas.  Enjoy your fill of over 25 tons of delectable crawfish, listen to live rock, zydeco, country, blues and bluegrass music being performed on 3 stages, and party with 150,000 of […]
March 21, 2011

Mercer’s 2011 March Mart scheduled for March 25 and 26

On March 25 and 26, the grounds of the Mercer Botanical Gardens will be filled with gardeners loading their squeaky red wagons with the 1,200 species of plants available for sale.  In its 37th year, Mercer’s March Mart is one of the largest plant sales in the state of Texas with attendance numbers totaling over 4,000. The annual plant […]
March 3, 2011
Old Town Spring Tx

Old Town Spring hosts Art and Wine Festival

Is wine from Texas as good as wine from California? You be the judge at the 13th annual SpringFest Art and Wine Festival in Old Town Spring. Over 15 Texas wineries will be on hand offering their nectar from the gods for tasting. You might even discover a wine that will become your new favorite.  The particulars on the 2011 Old […]
February 4, 2011
Spring TX Recycling centers

Where can you recycle?

Since the majority of Spring Texas subdivisions do not have recycling services included with their trash service, it is up to you to help save our earth.  The closest drop-off locations to the Spring Texas area are: Southwest Recycling Equipment & Services– 9301 Forest Lane Conroe, TX 77385  – 281.367.6444.  Hours of Operation are Monday-Friday: […]
December 21, 2010

New Years Eve in Spring Texas

How are you planning on spending New Years Eve in Spring Texas?  Perhaps dinner at a nice restaurant because after all who wants to go to a lousy one?  Or maybe a concert?  Or maybe dinner and a concert?  Or maybe a neighbor party capped off with a fireworks display at midnight? If you haven’t decided how to […]
December 11, 2010

Best place to view Christmas lights in Northwest Houston

Prestonwood Forest’s traditional “Nite of Lites” festival continues in 2018.  Link to updated dates, hours, and map of the award winning homes and blocks of the 2011 “Nite of Lites” festival. Our pick for the best place to view Christmas Lights in Northwest Houston is the Prestonwood Forest subdivision. Known as the “Christmas Lights Neighborhood”, its […]
November 30, 2010

Holiday concerts and theater performances in Spring Texas

Are you having difficulty getting in the holiday spirit this year?  Are you feeling a little too much like “the Grinch” and not enough like jolly old St. Nick?  Then why don’t you try to shake off those holiday blues by attending a holiday concert or a theater performance. 2010 holiday concerts and theater performances in the Spring Texas area: Concerts: […]