The Woodlands Edition | October 2020

TODO LIST

October-November events

COMPILED BY ANDREW CHRISTMAN

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ARTSFESTIVAL THEWOODLANDSWATERWAY

OCT. 24

TRICKOR TREAT TRAIL STERLING RIDGE

OCT. 31

MONSTERMASH ROB FLEMING PARK

NOV. 7

OUT OF THE DARKNESS TOWN GREEN PARK

OCTOBER 20 THANK LOCAL POLICE A parade to honor local law enforcement will be held at the East Shore Clubhouse in The Woodlands. Residents are asked to gather at the park across from the club to show their thanks, and lunch boxes will be distributed to local law enforcement. Donations are welcome for the cost of the meals. 5:30 p.m. Free. East Shore Clubhouse, 2662 N. Bay Place, The Woodlands. https://mealtrain.com/v16d3g 24 VISIT A FALL FESTIVAL Oak Ridge North will hold its seventh annual Fall Festival at Marilyn Edgar Park. The autumn civic event will feature an assortment of food trucks, vendors, craft stations and children’s activities, including a trackless train. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Marilyn Edgar Park, 26531 Hillside Drive, Oak Ridge North. 281-292-4648. www.oakridgenorth.com The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival will be held virtually. Originally scheduled in April, the event was pushed back due to COVID-19. The festival begins with a silent auction featuring original art. Attendees can tune in to workshops and one- on-one visits with local artists. 10 a.m. (Sat.)-6 p.m. (Sun.) Free. www.thewoodlandsartscouncil.org (Courtesy The Woodlands Arts Council)

24 DROP OFF UNUSED MEDICATIONS The Woodlands Township Neighborhood Watch is hosting a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day at The Woodlands Township Town Hall to collect unwanted medications for safe disposal. The event oers a free and anonymous service. Medications will only be accepted during the event hours and may not be dropped o before or after the event. Due to COVID-19, this is one of only a small number of locations where the event will be held in the Greater Houston area this year. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. The Woodlands Township, 2801 Technology Forest Blvd., The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov The Woodlands annual Trick or Treat Trail will be a drive-thru event at Sterling Ridge Park and Ride this year. Residents will remain in their vehicles at all times while attending and wear a mask, and items will be handed through a window or placed in the trunk. Free. Noon-6 p.m. Sterling Ridge Park and Ride, 8001 McBeth Way, The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov (Courtesy The Woodlands Township)

Holiday Market will benet Interfaith of The Woodlands and Hope: The Will Herndon Research Fund. Alcohol and light snacks will be provided by Del Frisco’s Grille in The Woodlands, and pictures with Santa will be available Nov. 7. More than 25 vendors will be showcasing unique holiday items for sale. Times vary. $10-$50. Del Frisco Grille, Woodlands Parkway, Ste. 300, The Woodlands. 832-764-0680. www.rightnextdoordesigns.com 11 ATTENDAVETERAN’S DAY TRIBUTE The Woodlands Township is hosting a Veteran’s Day tribute including a presentation of colors, keynote speakers and musical performances. A military drop-o booth will be set up to accept donations of recommended items, which will be shipped to troops. 4:30-5:30 p.m. Free. Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park will be open and celebrating Halloween this year with a Monster Mash trick-or-treat stop. The public is invited to stop by for candy and pictures. 2-5 p.m. Free. Rob Fleming Park, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 281-516-7348. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov (Courtesy The Woodlands Township)

12 GOON THEWINEWALK Wine and Food Week’s Wine Walk at Market Street has been redesigned as a November street party this year. General admission ticketholders will receive a keepsake wine glass to sample a wide variety of wines, and more than 25 restaurants will be in attendance to provide food. 5:30-8:30 p.m. $40. Market Street, 9595 Six Pines Drive, The Woodlands. 713-557-5732. www.wineandfoodweek.com 14 RAISEMONEY FOR FIRST RESPONDERS Area nonprot Emergency Chaplain Group is hosting its ninth annual Hope for Heroes gala. The event will raise money and awareness for supporting rst responders in need of mental health services. A guest speaker is anticipated to be announced in the near future. 6-10 p.m. $2,000 (per table). Waterway Marriott and Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 855-436-2427. www.emergencychaplain.org The Out of The Darkness Walk is scheduled at Town Green Park, and guests can pick up T-shirts, attend a memorial event, drop o donations and purchase merchandise from their vehicles. Registration is required. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-704-5097. https://afsp.donordrive.com (Courtesy American Foundation for Suicide Prevention)

NOVEMBER 5 THROUGH 8 SHOP AT AWINTER WONDERLANDMARKET

Hosted by Right Next Door Designs and Kreative Media, the Winter Wonderland

Events were conrmed as of press time but are subject to change. Find more or submit The Woodlands-area events at communityimpact.com/event-calendar. Event organizers can submit local events online to be considered for the print edition. Submitting details for consideration does not guarantee publication.

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