April 2019 – What’s Kickin’ in Katy


April is an exciting month filled with Easter blessings, spring shopping, fun runs, bike rides and crawfish boils. Get out and enjoy all that’s kickin’ in and around Katy this month!


April 6th

Cane Island’s Crafts and Crawfish
2100 Cane Island Parkway
11 am – 5 pm

Join the fun at the Crafts and Crawfish Market hosted by the Real Craftwives of Katy!  Experience over 65 local vendors, kids’ activities, beer from the Growler USA and crawfish by Tad’s of Katy. Visit Facebook @TheRealCraftwivesofKaty.


April 6th

34th Annual Katy Folk Life Festival
Kenneth D. Welch Outdoor Learning Center
6301 South Stadium Lane
9 am – 3 pm

Learn what Texas was like in the 1800s while experiencing how people dressed, survived, types of foods they prepared and even where children went to school.  There will be many demonstrations and activities of pioneer life as they are recreated. Visit www.katyisd.org.


April 13th

Color for a Cause 5K
Cinco Ranch High School
23440 Cinco Ranch Boulevard
8 – 11 am

The Cinco Ranch High School students’ Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter presents Color for a Cause 5K color run benefitting The Arc of Katy, a program that supports individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Visit colorforacause.weebly.com.


April 13th

Jordan Ranch Easter Egg Scramble
Jordan Ranch Model Home Park
2422 Sandhill Crest Lane
Fulshear, TX 77423
12 – 2 pm

This “egg-citing” free event invites both children and adults to hunt for golden eggs with cash yolks at the Jordan Ranch Easter Egg Scramble! Separate hunts will be held, and all can enjoy a petting zoo, DJ, photo booth and more. Visit www.jordanranchtexas.com.


April 19th
Good Friday

April 21st
Easter Sunday


April 27th

Relay for Life of Katy/West Houston
Katy City Park
5720 Franz Road
5 pm – 12 am

Come join the fun and festivities while raising funds and awareness to fight cancer.  Survivors will be honored and those that have lost their battle to cancer will be remembered.  The theme this year is “May the Cure Be with You.” Visit www.relayforlife.org/katytx.


April 27th

Katy Sip n Stroll
Villagio Town Center
22762 Westheimer Parkway
6 – 9 pm

Sip n Stroll is Katy’s largest wine and culinary festival. Discover new wines, craft beer and culinary creations amidst artisan vendors and live music while raising funds for The Ballard House. Visit www.sipnstroll.com.


April 27th

Cow Patty Classic 5k/10k
Tompkins High School
4400 Falcon Landing Boulevard
6:30 am: Registration/Check in
7:30 am: Race begins

The Tompkins FFA Booster Club invites the community to their fun run benefiting the Tompkins High School FFA Student Chapter. Visit www.thedriven.net/cowpatty.


April 27th

West Houston Car Show
Patricia E. Paetow High School
23111 Stockdick Road
7 am – 10 am: Registration}
9 am – 2 pm: Event

The 1st Annual West Houston Car Show hosted by and benefiting the Paetow Band Booster Organization is fun for the whole family. Enjoy food, fun and fancy cars. Visit Facebook @PaetowBands.


April 27th – 28th

BP MS 150
Rhodes Stadium
6:45 am

A 2-day fundraising bike ride organized by the National Multiple Sclerosis the society raises money and brings hope to those who are affected by multiple sclerosis. Visit www.main.nationalmsscociety.org.