Top 5 Things to Do This Week in The Woodlands – May 22 - 28, 2023
THE WOODLANDS, TX – Quote of the week: “I poured spot remover on my dog. Now he’s gone.” — Steven Wright
Slowly but surely we’re scooching closer to summer; the days are getting longer, the sun is getting brighter, and the mercury is getting higher. Take advantage of this sweet spot of spring with some of the best events that The Woodlands has to offer.
Tuesday, May 23
The Sarah Kelly Music School is a local institution that teaches singers and performers of all ages all they need to make it in the music biz. Every year, they wrap up their season with an enormous cavalcade of talent with the Sarah Kelly Music School Showcase, going down at Dosey Doe - The Big Barn. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and the kitchen will be churning out the amazing food from then until 7:00. The showcase itself starts 5:30 p.m., and tickets are only $30, which includes an $8 food credit.
Thursday, May 25
One of the awesome things about spring in The Woodlands is our different series of outdoor concerts. Market Street leads the pack this week as they invite you to join them for tonight’s Spring Concert Series with Mango Punch, starting at 7 p.m. in the Green. Show up early to get some shopping done in this gorgeous outdoor retail mall, then unfold your blanket or lawn chair and enjoy some terrific music for free.
Friday, May 26
Have you ever wondered how fun a climb would be at night? Experience a new thrilling way to climb at Texas TreeVentures as lights illuminate the course from below offering a totally new perspective! Preregistration is required. All children ages 6 to 12 require an adult (18+) to climb with them. Ticket purchase required for all Adult Supervisor climbers. *Note: Availability for ages 6 to 12 only offered during earliest Glow in the Park timeslot each date. Two Time Slots Available: 7 to 10 p.m. and 8 to 11 p.m.
Saturday, May 27
Flashback Funkfest with Morris Day & The Time is hitting the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion tonight at 6:00 p.m. The lineup includes Zapp, Ohio Players, Rose Royce, and Atlantic Starr. Be advised there are strict requirements when it comes to what you bring with you to the concert, even bags, so check out the event website before schlepping out to get your funk on.
Sunday, May 28
Celebrate the official start to summer at the annual Memorial Day in The Woodlands Festival, which features live music, children’s activities, strolling entertainment, and more at Town Green Park. The evening concludes with a dazzling fireworks display (time and weather permitting) choreographed to a patriotic soundtrack. Concessions will be available for purchase. Please be advised the Festival beverage booth will be cashless. Guests may pay with cash but will need to have exact change. The schedule will be: 5 p.m. – Welcome and National Anthem; 5:10 p.m. – Live Music by Rapture (Variety); 7 p.m. – Keynote Speaker and “Our Community Salutes” Ceremony; 7:45 p.m. – Live Music by Rapture (Variety); 8:55 p.m. – Fireworks presented by Woodforest National Bank.