The month of April is just around the corner, and you know what that means – spring has officially sprung!
Hey there, Katy and Fulshear friends! Get ready for a spectacular April as Katy area charities and businesses roll out some of their biggest events! Dive into a Cajun gumbo cook-off, explore craft tequila tastings, and indulge in Katy's finest culinary treats. Sip some wine for a cause, shop local boutiques and antiques at the spring markets, and taste the flavors of 35+ local Katy and Fulshear area restaurants at the Katy Taste Fest.
Buckle up, because here's everything fun happening in the Katy and Fulshear areas this month! So, let's dive right into these six unmissable happenings in Katy, Texas this April, shall we?!
MKT Distillery | Saturday, April 1st, 1 - 5 PM
Put on your stretchy pants, because the Fifth Annual Cajun Fest is here to spice things up! This year, the event is bigger and better than ever, with proceeds going to Katy Christian Ministries. Hosted by MKT Distillery, you'll be able to get your gumbo on at the cook-off, groove to live music, and enjoy family-friendly fun, including a bounce house and gaming truck. It's a gumbo-tastic time for a great cause!
The Ark by Norris Event Center | Thursday, April 13th, 5:30 - 8:30 PM
Tequila aficionados, rejoice! The Nach-Yo Ordinary Tequila Tasting is the perfect opportunity to learn more about your favorite spirit and taste fine tequila in the process! This year's "featured tequilas will be craft and relatively obscure spirits", making it the perfect opportunity for tequila lovers to branch out and try new brands.
Prepare your taste buds for a fiesta, as you explore new brands and indulge in gourmet nachos from local Katy and Fulshear area restaurants and chef-inspired selections. Cheers to that!
The Ark by Norris Event Center | Saturday, April 15th, 6 - 9 PM
It's time for the Katy Sip N Stroll Spring Edition, the largest charity wine and culinary festival in town! Featuring over 300 wine, beer, and spirit options, plus mouthwatering culinary creations from 35 local Katy and Fulshear area restaurants, it's the perfect opportunity to wine and dine for a cause!
The Ballard House is ready to once again pour for a purpose, raising much-needed funds for The Ballard House, a local charity that provides free housing for patients and their families who are in the Houston area receiving treatment for a life-threatening illness. Tickets are all-inclusive. Funds from the charity wine pull, party wagon raffle, and auction 100% benefit The Ballard House — at Katy Sip 'n Stroll.
Typhoon Texas | Saturday, April 22nd, 12 - 3 PM
Calling all foodies! The Fifth Annual Katy Taste Fest is your chance to sample delicious bites from over 20 Katy restaurants while supporting local non-profits. From American to Thai, your taste buds will embark on a culinary world tour, accompanied by live music and entertainment. With a VIP lounge, cooking demos, Kids' Zone, raffles, a Best of Fest competition, ax throwing, and live music, you'll want to bring your appetite and your party pants!
5717 2nd Street | Saturday, April 15th, 10 AM - 4 PM
Get ready for a shopping extravaganza at Katy Market Day in Historic Downtown Katy! With over 100 vendors, food trucks, inflatables for the kiddos, entertainment, and unique antiques and boutique shops, it's an event the whole family can enjoy!
Katy Merrell Center | Saturday, April 15th, 10 AM - 6 PM & Sunday, April 16th, 11 AM - 4 PM
Last but not least, head over to the Katy Merrell Center for the 15th Annual Spring Market – for two days of shopping featuring handmade crafts, home décor, jewelry, children's gifts, clothing boutiques, and more! Bring your mom, your bestie, or your daughter and shop 'til you drop while supporting 130 small businesses at the Katy Spring Gift Market.
Don't miss out on these Katy, Texas happenings, and remember, sharing is caring, so spread the word and let's make this April unforgettable!
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