Special Events

Get ready for a year packed with excitement, laughter, and community spirit courtesy of Conroe Parks and Recreation! We're thrilled to present an array of special events designed to bring joy to residents of all ages throughout the seasons.

Explore our full calendar of events and start planning your year of fun with Conroe Parks and Recreation today!

Concert Series

Thursday Concert Series
Escape 019 - CopyFind your groove at Heritage Place! Invite your friends, bring the family and relax to a variety of bands in this concert series held once a month from April thru September. Get comfortable, bring your chairs and blankets. Food and beverages may be brought in (no glass containers).  Food trucks onsite for your convenience. 




Heritage Place

500 Metcalf Street
Conroe, Texas 77301

Ages: All Ages
Cost: Free
Show Starts @ 7:00 PM

April 11 Seger System
May 2 Vince King
June 6 Escape
July 11 Level One Band
August 8 The Spicolis
September 5 Shotgun Road - Tribute to 80's & 90's Country Music


On-site food trucks
Food & beverages allowed
Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket!

 

KidzFest

KF 2KidzFest is a one-day, annual event that is packed with excitement and adventure. KidzFest offers an array of diverse activities, interactive villages, stage acts and hands-on fun. There is something to pique the interest of each member of the family. You are invited to explore our eight individual villages where you can try a new sports, interactive activities, experience unique art and so much more!  Treat your taste buds to delicious delights from our food trucks and discover treasures from our retail vendors. 

Thanks to the continued support from the community, KidzFest entry, parking, and all attractions are FREE.

KidzFest always happens the LAST Saturday in April. KidzFest Alpha 

Stay tuned for info on KidzFest 2025 (April 26, 2025).

Flick N Float

Aquatics 002 - CopyFlick-N-Float at the Conroe Waterpark!  Join us for a movie at the Waterpark! Root beer floats & popcorn served. Cost is $10 per person.  Movie begins at 7:30pm.  

June 22- Elemental (Registration required)
July 20 - Kung Fu Panda 4 (Registration required)


The World's Largest Swim lesson

Join us to learn more about drowning prevention through basic water safety. 

Conroe Waterpark
1207 Candy Cane Ln,
Conroe, TX 77301

June 20, 2024 - 9:00am - 9:45am. 

FREE for all swimmers 6+

For more information about Drowning Prevention or to Register

Movies in the Park

Movie in the ParkGather your family and friends for a fun event for the whole family!  Movies in the Park are held at Heritage Place (500 Metcalf St) starting at approximately 8:00 pm. Admission is FREE, so grab your blankets or chairs and settle in for an unforgettable cinematic experience. Concessions will be available for purchase on-site.

May 3 - The Super Mario Bros Movie
May 17 - Trolls Band Together 
May 31 - Minions: The Rise of Gru

Stars and Stripes Celebration

Stars and Stripes Heritage Place - CopyThe City of Conroe invites you to our 3rd Annual Stars and Stripes Celebration on Saturday, June 29th, from 6:00 to 9:30 pm at Heritage Place in Downtown Conroe. The event will feature plenty of kids' activities, a vendor market, and a variety of food trucks on site. 

The Conroe Symphony Orchestra will take the stage at 8:00 pm, followed by a spectacular fireworks display starting at 9:15 pm. As always, entry and Parking are free. We recommend bringing lawn chairs or blankets and plenty of water.

Stars & Stripes Celebration

Kid Fishing Derby

Parks Fishing Event 2023 010 - Copy (2)If you are looking for an opportunity to get the kids outside, this is it! The Kid Fishing Derby is a hands-on fishing experience that will create wonderful memories for children and families. This FREE event will be held at Carl Barton Jr. Park for children ages 4 - 16.  Participants may use their own fishing gear, however limited poles and bait will be available. All fishing participants must register at the event.  Trophies will be awarded immediately following the final measuring.  Stick around for the Kiwanis Kids Day in the Park from 11am – 2pm.  

Saturday, September 14
9:00am-12:00pm
Carl Barton, Jr. Park (3500 S. Loop 336 E.)

Mother Son Date Night

Get ready for an unforgettable evening of fun and bonding at the annual Mother-Son Date Night, brought to you by Conroe Parks and Recreation!

  • Date & Time: Friday, July 19th, 7 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Ages: 4-12
Registration Details
  • Residents: June 10
  • Non-Residents: June 17
  • Online Registration Only 
Pricing
  • Cost: $55 per couple, $20 for each additional son
  • Discount: Residents receive a 25% discount

Space is limited, so register today! For questions, call 936-522-3900. Don't miss out on this special night!

Register Here

Community Wide Garage Sale

Whether you are selling or looking for some hidden treasures you will want to come out to the Annual Community Wide Garage Sale. 

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2024
Time: 8 AM - 2 PM
Location: Heritage Place (500 Metcalf)

Registration Details 

  • Begins: August 5, 2024
Pricing
  • Cost: $55 for a 10x10 booth space
  • Additional space available for additional fee
  • Tables: $10 per table (maximum of 2)
  • Chairs: $5 per chair (maximum of 2)
  • Discount: Residents receive a 25% discount 
Space is limited, so register today! For questions, call The Oscar Johnson, Jr. Community Center at   936-522-3960.
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Vendor Opportunities

The Conroe Parks and Recreation Department offers several events throughout the year where vendors, including food trucks, retail vendors, and fun booth operators, can participate. Here are the details of each event and the opportunities available:

Thursday Concert Series

  • Location: Heritage Place, 500 Metcalf St.
  • Time: One Thursday evening each month, April – September
  • Vendor Opportunities: 2 Food Trucks, 1 Dessert Truck

KidzFest

  • Location: Downtown Conroe
  • Time: Last Saturday in April
  • Vendor Opportunities: Food Trucks, Retail Vendors, Fun Booth Vendors

Movies in May

  • Location: Heritage Place, 500 Metcalf St.
  • Time: Friday evenings in May
  • Vendor Opportunities: 1 Food Truck

Stars and Stripes Celebration

  • Location: Heritage Place, 500 Metcalf St.
  • Time: Saturday before July 4th
  • Vendor Opportunities: Food Trucks, Retail Vendors, Fun Booths

Fall Fun Fest

  • Location: Carl Barton Jr. Park, 2500 S. Loop 336
  • Time: Saturday before Halloween
  • Vendor Opportunities: Food Trucks, Fun Booths

Toby Powell Conroe Christmas Celebration

  • Location: Heritage Place, 500 Metcalf St.
  • Time: 2nd Saturday in December
  • Vendor Opportunities: Food Trucks, Retail Vendors, Fun Booth Vendors

Vendor Selection Criteria

Vendors will be selected based on the following criteria:

  1. Product: Suitability for the event.
  2. Price Point: Popularity and affordability.
  3. Previous Experience: Positive reviews from past events.

Interested vendors should submit an application through the provided link. Applications will be reviewed during the event planning phase, and selected vendors will be contacted via email.

Inquire Here