July 2017 – What’s Kickin’ in Katy

By Cyd Wright –

Summer is in full swing in July and offers plenty to do  from fun in the sun, picnics and backyard barbeques with friends and family!  Rest, relax and celebrate the incredible freedom we have here in the good old USA! Make this summer memorable and special by experiencing all that is kickin’ in Katy during July!


July 1st

Katy Freedom Celebration

9 am – 1 pm

Fireworks and Music  8 – 10 pm

City of Katy Complex and Katy Mills Mall

The Katy Freedom Celebration begins at 9 am at the City of Katy complex between the Katy Fire Department and the VFW park. Fireworks and music will begin at 8 pm near Katy Mills Mall and Typhoon Texas. Call the Parks and Recreation Department at 281-391-4840 or visit www.cityofkaty.com for more details and information.


July 4th

Fourth of July

July 15th

Katy Kids Night Out

6 – 10 pm

Monty Ballard YMCA Cinco Ranch

22807 Westheimer Parkway

Children will stay together in their age groups to participate in age appropriate activities, arts and crafts and gym play. Pizza and a movie will be offered as well. Cost is $20 per child for ages 3 to 4, 5 to 7 and 8 to 12. Contact the Katy Family YMCA at 281-392-5055 or visit www.ymcahouston.org/katy for more details or to register your child for this event.


July 16th

Flatland Century Bike Ride

6:45 am

Tompkins High School

4400 Falcon Landing

Get ready to roll with the Northwest Cycling Club!  The club invites cyclists to participate in 32, 42, 55, 62 and 100 mile bike routes. Details and registration are available at www.kfc.bike.


July 17th

Global Hug Your Kids Day

July 20th

Second Baptist Church

West Campus Family Nigh

7 – 10 pm

Typhoon Texas

555 South Katy Fort Bend

Take a break from the heat and enjoy a fun, family friendly night out with Second Baptist at Typhoon Texas. Tickets are $20. For more information, contact Vanessa Radomski at 713-722-1803 or email at vradomski@second.org. Visit www.second.org for more details.