In & Around Tomball

July 4th Celebration & Street Festival

When: July 4, 2019

Time: 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Where: Business 249 & FM 2920 (Four Corners), Tomball, TX 77375

Cost: Admission and parking are free.

Tomball’s annual July 4th Celebration & Street Party presented by Allied Siding & Windows is the second largest in Harris County. Performing in 2019 is Texas Music Hall of Famers, The Posse. Food vendors, giant kids zone and, of course, an aerial fireworks display beginning around 9:20 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m. Sponsored in-part by K-Star Radio.

Tomball Farmers’ Market

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When: July 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m.

Where: 205 W. Main St., Tomball, TX 77375

Free parking

Tomball Farmers Market is a registered nonprofit and works as a cooperative effort of local families dedicated to providing the highest quality food and handmade products to our community. This market was created by farmers and is operated by farmers.  What to expect? Come enjoy fresh local produce, prepared foods, baked goods and handmade artisan items. We can only exist and attract more farmers through your continued support.

2nd Saturday at The Depot

Date: July 13, 2019

Time: Opens at 5:00 p.m. – Movie at Dusk

Where: The Train Depot, Downtown Tomball, 201 S. Elm St., Tomball, TX

Cost: FREE Admission & Parking

2nd Saturday at the Depot is a family oriented event held on the second Saturday of every month. From themed arts and crafts, to games, music and a movie under the stars on the giant inflatable screen, 2nd Saturday is fun for the entire family. The movie begins at dark.

Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Celebration in Tomball

When: Begins July 20, 2019

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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

Admission & Parking: FREE

The historic 1907 Depot Museum in Tomball is taking part in a regional celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. This educational exhibit presents the historic mission in video, photos, a miniature diorama and more. Accompanying the display is a second exhibit honoring the NASA Railroad and its many years supporting America’s space program at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Other permanent displays at the Tomball Depot Museum include two highly detailed model railroad layouts, railroad artifacts and memorabilia, a 50-year-old caboose and maintenance shed filled with tools and equipment, original railroad art by illustrator Ken Walden, hobo exhibit and lots more.
The Depot is at 201 South Elm Street in downtown Tomball. Doors are open from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Weekday tours are available for groups of eight or more with advance reservations. Call 281-351-5484 for more information.