Events in Tomball, Texas

Tomball, Texas’ many events include concerts, cultural festivals, and holiday celebrations. Market Days at Rosehill Junction is a vintage outdoor shopping experience in Tomball where local merchants can sell their creations, collectibles, antiques, and other merchandise. Market Days is perfect for families, with its themed events, activities, and prizes for kids.

The Tomball German Heritage Festival is in March on Market Street, with German music, food and drink, and performances, as well as a petting zoo and pony rides. The Tomball Honky Tonk Music Festival occurs over Memorial Day weekend, with top country musicians, dancing, and other family activities. The July 4th Street Festival and Fireworks Display is a rowdy street festival, with great food, live music, and an impressive fireworks show.

Beetles, Brew & Barbecue is a free event in September that celebrates classic Volkswagen “beetles” and beer crafted in Texas, with over 150 colorful vintage Volkswagen Beetles on display, local barbeque, and artisan beer. The Tomball Bluegrass Festival is a live music event near the end of October at the historic downtown depot, featuring some of the best old-fashioned bluegrass musicians in the area. The Holiday Lamp Post Stroll is a free event in downtown Tomball in November, where local shopkeepers and organizations decorate over 60 lamp posts for the season near unique stores and restaurants.

The Tomball German Christmas Market, along Tomball’s Main Street in December, is an example of the traditional German Christmas market that has occurred since the middle ages. Street merchants sell unusual German-style arts and crafts, food and drink, while at Kinderfest the children go on carnival rides and visit the petting zoo. Christmas on Commerce is an old-fashioned festival on Commerce Street, with Christmas caroling by local school choirs, games, activities, and Santa and Mrs. Clause.