Outdoor Events

Outdoor Events

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Color the Creek 5K Run and 1K Family Fun Run

Sponsored by CHI St. Luke’s     CHI St Lukes Health logo - color

Join us on Saturday morning for the 2016 CreekFest “Color the Creek” 5K Run & 1K Family Fun Run!
The Runs will take place on paved and unpaved trails.

Come out at 8am to support your local runners, enjoy some great runners’ gifts, and partake in a festival for all ages.

To register for the CreekFest 5K Run & Family 1K Run/Walk, go to EventBrite.com/CreekFest Houston 2016 Color the Creek

*On-site registration ends at 7:30am; race begins at 8am.

Day of Race Check-In
Location:  Side walkway west side of Cypress Creek Christian Church
6823 Cypresswood Drive, Spring, TX 77379
Please turn onto York Minster to park (bordering courthouse).

Canoe on Cypress Creek

Boy Scout Troop 1323 will provide canoe orientation workshops every hour on the half-hour, 9:30am – 1:30pm. Canoe groups will be launched as they gather using county canoes or your own craft. All boaters must complete the release form(s):

Youth Canoe Release Form

Adult canoe trip group reservation

canoeing on cypress creek

Bike Clinics and Tours 

Bicylcler photo

Hosted by the Greater Houston Off Road Biking Association or GHORBA, CreekFest will feature free bike clinics for all levels offered every hour and mountain-biking tours through the bike trails.

  • Bike Safety and Helmet Check Sessions
  • Beginner Bike Clinics
  • Beginner Bike Obstacle Course
  • Bike Trail Tours – Trail tour registration begins at 9am and extends until 3pm. The group will use trail maps. All participants must bring their own bike, sign an activity waiver and wear their own helmet.

Participants are urged to bring their own bikes and helmets.

Stage Performances

From 9:00am until 3:00pm on the half-hour, performers will entertain with music, drama and dance.

Pearl Fincher Museum Family Day Activities

A big top tent will house some specially-selected creative activities for the pre-school through elementary age youth. For more information on Family Days past, go to http://www.pearlmfa.org/museum-family-days.html

Physical Feats: Climbing Wall, Kiddie Choo-Choo, Fitness Demos

climbing wall