March 2018 – What’s Kickin’ in Katy

By Cyd Wright –

March is packed with everything from rodeo, baseball,  March Madness and more.  Whether indoors or out  take time to experience all that is kickin’ in and around Katy this month!

March 1 – 18

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Grab your boots and get ready to Giddy up!  Check out for all the details on schedules and concert lineups.

March 3

Art in the Park Central Green Park La Centerra
23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd.

2 pm
The Willow Fork Drainage District’s Central Green is a family fun environment with a variety of events, some of which include home school classes, Tai Chi, festivals, concerts and more. Events are free to the public. Picnic and lawn chairs are always welcome!  Visit for more details.

March 7 – 11

Southland Conference Baskteball Tournamanet Leonard E. Merrell Center
6301 South Stadium Lane

Katy, TX 77494
The Leonard E. Merrell Center is home once again for the Southland Conference Men’s and Women’s College Basketball Tournament. Southland Conference teams from around the South Central United States will compete to win a bid to the 2018 NCAA Tournament. Tickets available online and at the Merrell Center box office during the event.  For more information, visit or contact the Leonard E. Merrell Center at 281-396-2562 or at

March 11

Daylights Savings Time

Spring forward one hour!

March 12 – 16

Katy ISD Spring Break

Visit for more details on all that is happening in Katy ISD.

March 17      

St. Patrick’s Day Lucky Charm 5k Moe’s Irish Pub
23511 Katy Freeway Katy, TX 77494

7:45 am
Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with this family friendly event. The course is flat and fast!  Dress in your favorite Leprechan outfit and have some fun!  Stay after the race for food, fun and plenty of beer.  For more information visit

March 22

Mr. Mustang 2018 Taylor High School
20511 Kingsland Blvd Katy, TX
Main Commons

6:30 pm
The Class of 2018 Senior Men of Taylor High School “strut their stuff” in a fun competition to benefit Project Grad.  Contestants will compete for the title of Mr. Mustang and will be judged on many things including their interview, talent and college wear fashions.  Don’t miss it! Visit the THS Project website at for more details including time and ticket prices.

March 24

Katy Taste Fest Villagio Town Center
22764 Westheimer Parkway

11 am – 2 pm
Enjoy this family-friendly community event featuring live entertainment, kids zone, wine and beer vendors and specialty cuisines and plenty of delicious food from over 20+ Katy area restaurants. Visit for ticket information and  more.

March 30   

Good Friday