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06.18
2015

Star Cinema Grill to open theater in Katy area

Star Cinema Grill plans to expand in the Houston market by opening a theater in the Katy area. Commercial real estate firm Wulfe & Co. announced the company will build a 42,000 square foot theater near the intersection of the Grand Parkway and the Westpark Tollway. The theater is planned to open fall of 2016, will add 150 to 200 new jobs, and will serve areas such as Cinco Ranch, Bella Terra, Richmond and Fulshear. For more information, visit here.

04.15
2015

Wild West Beer Fest

Wild West Brew Fest will be hosted by the Katy Rotary Club on May 2 at the Katy Mills Mall. This event will feature more than 400 taps, performances by country artists J.T. Hodges and Curtis Grimes. 

Visit here to purchase your tickets.

03.6
2015

Katy Boardwalk project estimated at $49 million

When Katy Mills opened in 1999, city of Katy officials envisioned the mall as an engine for growth for the city. The City of Katy and the Katy Development Authority now have plans to protect that vehicle and promote the city’s future growth.

Plans for a boardwalk and park surrounding a retention pond behind Katy Mills began over a year ago by the Katy Development Authority. Those plans have since ballooned to encompass an estimated $49 million project that will include a two-mile boardwalk and surrounding park as well as a convention center complex complete with hotel and a parking READ MORE »

10.16
2014

HOCUS POCUS - ‘CO-PRESENTED BY ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE CINEMA’

Join us in the courtyard for a special screening of "HOCUS POCUS" to celebrate Halloween! 
The movie will begin at dusk. (approximately 7/8 p.m.)

WHEN?

Fri, Oct. 24, 2014
7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

WHERE?

Heritage Square
23501 Cinco Ranch Boulevard
Katy, TX 77494
United States

HOCUS POCUS (rated PG) is a 1993 American horror comedy film directed by Kenny Ortega. It stars Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy as a family of witches, known as the Sanderson Sisters, who are inadvertently resurrected by READ MORE »

10.1
2014

Katy ISD named fast-growth district

Katy ISD is one of 85 Texas school districts designated as a fast-growth district by the Fast Growth School Coalition in Austin. Demographic firm Population and Survey Analysts projects that KISD’s enrollment will grow by more than 2,000 students a year over the next two decades. KISD will be faced with ensuring that the facilities, staff and services are in place to serve these students.

FGSC Executive Director Michelle Smith said 80 percent of the 80,000 new students moving to Texas each year end up in fewer than 10 percent of the state’s districts. These are the destination READ MORE »

11.26
2013

Uptown Lighting Ceremony

Every year on Thanksgiving evening, thousands of Houstonians and out-of-town guests gather along Post Oak Boulevard for the annual Uptown Houston Holiday Lighting. This FREE family event features festive music by local groups; holiday characters including larger than life Santa’s reindeer; a special appearance from Santa; lighting of more than a half million twinkling lighting on 80 trees and an incredible fireworks extravaganza.

But it does not end there. The holiday ambiance created by 80 brilliantly-lit holiday trees standing guard over Post Oak Boulevard, as well as numerous READ MORE »

10.1
2013

33rd Annual Katy Rice Harvest Festival

The annual Katy Rice Harvest Festival is two big days of excitement and family fun with two stages of continuous live entertainment, craft and food booths, carnival and more. It will take place Saturday, October 12 10:00 AM to Midnight and Sunday October 13 Noon to 6:00 PM.
For more information, call 281-391-5289 or email info@katychamber.com

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