January 2018 – What’s Kickin’ in Katy

By Cyd Wright –

Happy New Year and welcome to 2018!!!  Enjoy the excitement that a new year brings from new beginnings, New Year’s Resolutions, new possibilities and the opportunity for making new memories. Make 2018 great and take time to get out and enjoy all that is kickin’ in Katy in January!

January 1st

January 3rd

Back to School

Katy ISD classes resume.

January 5th

Healthy Cooking Demo

Cane Island Amenity Center

2100 Cane Island Parkway, Katy

6:30 – 8:30 pm

Looking to eat healthier this New Year? Enjoy a healthy cooking demo with Chef Michael accompanied by Greg Zachary, owner of The Oilerie. Zachary will present his extraordinary line of extra virgin olive oils and balsamic vinegars. Chef Michael will incorporate these fine oils and vinegars into his healthy cooking menu. To purchase tickets, email life@caneisland.com.


January 10th – 13th

You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown!

Katy High School Performing Arts Center

6331 Highway Boulevard, Katy

7 pm

Join the Katy High School theater department for their presentation of Charles Schulz’s beloved comic. The Peanuts gang come  to life in Clark Gesner’s classic musical. Tickets are $12 for students and $15 for adults. Visit www.katytheatre.org for more details.


January 16th

Martin Luther King Day

January 18th – 20th

Joseph and the Amazing

Technicolor Dreamcoat

Taylor High School

Performing Arts Center

20700 Kingsland Boulevard, Katy

7:30 – 9 pm

The amazing Taylor High School Playmakers present the irresistible musical about the trials and triumphs of Joseph. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.taylorplaymakers.com.


January 19th – 21st

RD761 National Gymnastics Invitational

Leonard E. Merrell Center

6301 South Stadium Lane, Katy

Hosted by Champion Gymnastics, RD761 offers one of the finest in USAG-sanctioned athletic competitions for men and women of all ages from beginners to world-class elite athletes. Visit www.merrellcenter.org or www.RD761.com for more details including event times and ticket prices.


January 25th – 28th

Eat Your Heart Out

Seven Lakes High School

9251 South Fry Road, Katy

January 25th – 26th, 7 pm

January 27th, 2 pm

January 28th – 29th, 7 pm

The Seven Lakes High School theater department presents Eat Your Heart Out, an amusing gallery of characters whose stories intertwine and involve Charlie, an out of work actor currently working as a waiter. The scene is a series of hilarious encounters in Manhattan restaurants both elegant and shabby. Tickets are $12 for students and $15 for adults. Visit www.studiovii.org for more details.