Community Events

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SEPTEMBER 2021

*RESCHEDULED*

Open House Breakfast at the Barn
Reining Strength Therapeutic Horsemanship (RSTH)

September 22nd • 8 – 9:30 am
7126 FM 359, Richmond, TX
Join their open house to introduce your family, friends and colleagues to RSTH. This is a come and go event with coffee, muffins and fruit. See their staff and clients in action! Sponsored by Josalyn Dean, Health Insurance Advisor. www.reiningstrength.org; 832.451.6874; RSVP to kim@reiningstrength.org


Fort Bend County Fair

September 24th – October 4th
Fort Bend County Fairgrounds,
4310 Highway 36 South, Rosenberg, TX
The 85th Annual Fort Bend County Fair and Rodeo kicks off September 24th benefitting youth, promoting agriculture and supporting education running for 10 days with activities for all ages including concerts, a carnival, food and more. www.FortBendCountyFair.com


Open House Happy Hour
Reining Strength Therapeutic Horsemanship (RSTH)

September 29th • 5 – 6:30 pm
7126 FM 359, Richmond, TX
Join their our open house to introduce your family, friends and colleagues to RSTH. This is a come and go event with wine and cheese. Watch their staff and clients in action! www.reiningstrength.org; 832.451.6874 heather@reiningstrength.org

OCTOBER 2021

Cowboy Up 10th Anniversary Parks Youth Ranch

October 2nd • 7 – 11 pm
The Lodge at Safari Texas Ranch
11627 FM 1464, Richmond, TX
Join Parks Youth Ranch as they celebrate in person 10 years of providing a home for today and hope for tomorrow for abused and neglected youth. www.Parksyouthranch.org/events/cowboy-2021; 281.392.5794


Patchwork of Life OakBend Medical Center

October 7th • 6 pm
NOW Virtual At-Home Live Streaming
Patchwork of Life is an annual fundraising event benefitting the last remaining independent non-profit hospital in the Greater Houston Area. www.Oakbendmedcenter.org; 281.341.2014


Fall Fun Fest – May the Steam Be With You

October 9th • 10 am to 4 pm
Rosenberg Railroad Museum
1921 Ave. F, Rosenberg, TX
Featuring the Texas Flyer Ride Steam Train, bounce houses, face painting, model train layouts, fun family-friendly activities and lots of games and prizes.  Food  and shopping vendors will also be on site. www.RosenbergRRmuseum.org; 281.633.2846


Santa’s Exchange and Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
Flu Shot Toy Drive
Families in Need in Fort Bend County

October 9th • 8 am to noon
Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
16655 Southwest Freeway, Sugar Land, TX
Participants bring a toy for Santa’s Exchange to  Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital and in  return, receive a free flu vaccination. www.ecsl.org; 281.772.0071; president@ecsl.org


37th Annual Needville Harvest Festival

October 15th • 5 to 11:30 pm
October 16th • 7:30 am to 11 pm
Needville Harvest Park
3001 Violet Street, Needville, TX
Enjoy BBQ Cookoff, talent show, raffle, live auction,  car show, Polka music, queens contest, Little Mr. and  Miss Contest and racing lawn mowers.  Entry is free, but donations are accepted. www.Needvilleharvestfest.org; 281.468.9314


Texian Market Days Fort Bend History Association

October 23rd • 9 am to 5 pm
George Ranch Historical Park
10215 FM 762, Richmond, TX
The 37th annual Texian Market Days is a festival of living history.  The festival includes reenactments, music, dancing, hands-on activities, food and craft vendors. www.Georgeranch.org/programs-events/texian-market-days or fbhistory.org; 281.343.0281

NOVEMBER 2021

2021 Sugar Plum Market Honorary Co-chairs
Lizz Sansone, KK West and Amy West Becker.

Sugar Plum Market – 20th Anniversary Fort Bend Junior Service League

November 3rd – 6th
Stafford Centre Performing Arts Theatre  &
Convention Center
10505 Cash Road, Stafford, TX
The Sugar Plum Market presented by Memorial Hermann Sugar Land and Fort Bend Junior Service League is a holiday shopping market that will feature over 100 vendors. www.Sugarplummarket.com; 817.239.4455

DECEMBER 2021

Child Advocates of Fort Bend 2021

Christmas Home Tour
December 10th – 11th
Friday 10 am to 4 pm and 6 pm to 9 pm
Saturday 10 am to 4 pm
Various Locations Throughout Fort Bend  A holiday preview inside private homes in the county lavishly decorated for Christmas.  Ninety-four percent of the proceeds go directly toward Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s services for children. www.Cafb.org; 281.344.5109


Santa’s Exchange Families in Need in Fort Bend County

December 18th • 8 am to 4 pm
First Colony Church of Christ
2140 First Colony Blvd., Sugar Land, TX
In conjunction with Toys for Tots, Exchange Club of Fort Bend and the Sugar Land Rotary Club, this event provides toys for approximately 4,000 children in need in Fort Bend. www.ecsl.org; 281-772-0071; president@ecsl.org

March 2021

Reading Between The Wines Literacy Council of Fort Bend County

March 25th • 6 pm
Safari Texas Ranch
11627 FM 1464, Richmond, TX
The annual wine and author event featuring a national best-selling author, a dessert auction, foods from local restaurants, live music and wine. www.Ftbendliteracy.org; 281.240.8181