In & Around Tomball

Paces4Pink 5K Run for Breast Cancer Awareness

When: October 6, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m.?-?10:00 a.m.

Where: 201 S. Elm, St. Tomball, TX 77375

Put on your pink and dash a certified course from the historic depot throughout downtown Tomball. Paces4Pink is Tomball’s annual 5K run and 1-mile walk to increase breast cancer awareness and provide screenings for women who may be unable to afford them. The run begins promptly at 8 a.m. with the walk following around 9. Register online at racesonline.com. For more information call 281-290-1012.

Zomball in Tomball

When: October 13, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m.?-?10:00 p.m.

Where: 201 S. Elm, St. Tomball, TX 77375

Zomball is Tomball’s annual Spookfest at the downtown depot loaded with goodies and gotchas for the younger guys and gals. From the giant trunk-or-treat and fun activities, to entertainment and a family friendly seasonal movie under the stars, Zomball is Tomball’s early Halloween treat to the community. Gates open at 6 p.m. with the film at 8. Free admission and parking. Don’t forget your costume! For more information call 281-290-1035.

The Freight Train Food Truck Festival

When: October 20, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Where: 201 S. Elm, St. Tomball, TX 77375

The Freight Train Food Truck Festival is 30 of the Houston area’s best rolling gourmet kitchens spread around Tomball’s historic downtown depot. Cuisines for every taste along with live music, kids zone, vendors and lots more. Free admission and parking. Gates open at 11 a.m. For more information call 281-222-4775.

Tomball Bluegrass Festival

When: October 27, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Where: 201 S. Elm, St. Tomball, TX 77375

The sound of banjos, mandolins and true Americana will fill depot plaza as the Tomball Bluegrass Festival returns. Scheduled to perform are David Davis & the Warrior River Boys along with local and regional acts. Festival food, vendors, a kid’s zone and the popular Shade Tree Jam where you can get into the act with other musicians make this one of Tomball’s most popular festivals. Gates open at 11 a.m. Free admission and parking. For more information call 281-222-4775.