Sunday, March 4, 4:00pm

The Texas Tenors 

Presented by the Montgomery County Performing Arts Society, the “original” 3 time Emmy award winning The Texas Tenors will perform with members of the Conroe Symphony Orchestra in partnership with Conroe Live and the Crighton Theatre Foundation to kick off the 2nd Annual Rising Stars and Texas of Legends week long celebration of the arts with the members of the Greater Conroe Arts Alliance. Get tickets NOW. 


Monday, March 5, 7:00pm

Debbie Glenn with Billy Hillman

Debbie Glenn (Singer/Songwriter/business owner) was the recipient of the Country Music Awards of Texas New Song Award for 2017. "Gettin' Over You" was written by Debbie Glenn and Tony Ramey for their band Southern Disposition. Debbie will be performing with Billy Hillman at The Red Brick Tavern as part of the week-long Rising Stars and Legends of Texas.


Tuesday, March 6, 5:30pm

C-Kidz Radio Show

Hosted by the The Players Theatre Company, The Kidz Radio Show is part of the week long celebration of the Rising Stars and Legends of Texas events sponsored by the Greater Conroe Arts Alliance. Free at the Owen Theatre


Tuesday, March 6, 7:00pm

Bonnie and Clyde Film Documentary 

STAGE RIGHT of Texas will host the Crighton Theatre History and a short film about Bonnie and Clyde in Conroe. No charge and public encouraged to attend! There’s no hard evidence that the infamous Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow spent time in a local Conroe hotel during their reign of Depression-era robberies, but there are several stories to that effect and a number of locals who believe it’s highly likely they did. Free at the Crighton Theatre in Conroe.


Thursday, March 8, 7:00pm

Cecil Shaw 

Grammy Award Winner Cecil Shaw will perform Rhythm and Blues presented by Montgomery County Performing Arts Society at the Pacific Yard House. He topped the charts with musical legends such as Stevie Wonder, Main Ingredient, Norman Conners, 5th Dimension, and none other than Ray Charles himself. Free at Pacific Yard House


Thursday, March 8, 8:00pm

25th Annual Putnum Spelling Bee

An eclectic group of six youth vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. Based on availability-first come, first seated free to public as part of the Greater Conroe Arts Alliance "Rising Stars and Legends of Texas" week long events. Hosted by the Players Theatre Company at the Owen Theatre.


Friday, March 9, 6:30PM

Poetry Slam

Hosted by the Montgomery County Literary Arts Council as part of the week long "Rising Stars and Legends of Texas" events presented by the Greater Conroe Arts Alliance, the poetry slam is free to the public and presented at Conroe Coffee in Conroe


Saturday, March 10, 8:00am

Chalk Up Conroe

Chalk up Conroe 2018 will be part of the The Rising Stars and Legends of Texas. Bring your family friendly chalk mural ideas and yourselves to: Founders Plaza .All supplies provided. No fee to participate. Just bring creative ideas and have fun!Contact Lynn Peverill for any questions peverillart@gmail.com. 


Saturday, March 10, Noon

Jazz Connection

Listen to the Big Band sounds of the 30's and 40's performed by youth that are a part of the Jazz Connection. The Jazz Connection is a non-profit organization that has created a jazz ensemble for young musicians from area Junior High and High Schools. Free at Founder's Park.


Saturday, March 10, 12pm

Heritage Museum

See Montgomery County & Conroe history information/exhibits, Video demo of live interviews about Conroe history…with DVD’s available, Video by Carl White of Black history in city and county, and art paintings and bronze’s of our history by local artists.


Saturday, March 10, 1pm

Plein Air Painters

The Plein Air Painters will paint on Main Street, in the three block area from West Philips to Metcalf, from 1:00 to approximately 4:30 PM. This should coincide with the other events planned providing artists freedom to choose from some very interesting subjects. 


Saturday, March 10, 3:00pm

Art Interaction Panel Discussion

Hosted by the Montgomery County Literary Arts Council the panel will consist of Don Hutson - Conroe Symphony Orchestra, Golda Rader-Conroe Art League, Molly Vernon , filmmaker, and Dave Parsons-Texas Poet Laureate will moderate. “Ekphratic Art” as defined by Ekphratic Poetry or the Interrelationship between all art genres at The Corner Pub


Saturday, March 10 2:00pm

Montgomery County Choral Society

The Montgomery County Choral Society, MCCS will perform and celebrate our love of music on Saturday afternoon, March 10th at the Owen Theater. Not only will our choir, as a whole, be performing, but we will also feature the Sound Bytes. This is a small ensemble from the chorale that performs more frequently in and around town. 


Saturday, March 10, 2:00pm

Dance Performances

Watch dancers from both the Danza Chikawa Dance and Dance Studio 105 perform throughout the hour as part of the Rising Stars and Legends of Texas at Founder's Plaza Park.


Saturday, March 10, 4:00pm

Woodlands Show Chorus

TheWoodlands Show Chorus, an award winning, 80-plus women's auditioned a cappella chorus, a chapter of Sweet Adelines International, will sing from our award winning repertoire of popular arrangements.

in the gallery

Saturday, March 10, 5:00pm

Artists Reception with Conroe Art League

Monthly Artists reception honoring the Conroe Art Leagues' Rising Star Sara Moons and Texas Legend Golda Rader. The National Art Competition Exhibit will also be part of the reception.


Saturday, March 10, 7:30pm

YTA Music Competition

Young Texas Artists Music Competition, presents rising classical stars from Texas and around the world, ages 18-30, in divisions of Piano; Voice; Strings; & Winds, Brass, Percussion, Harp & Guitar.  An exciting short performance by 8 finalists awards over $20,000 in cash and performances, including an Audience Choice. YTA alumni include major stars in symphonies and operas, as well as Grammy nominees performing internationally today. Tickets available at www.CrightonTheatre.org