From family fun to Texas-sized celebrations, The Colony is the place for exciting excursions. Learn more about the latest events this March at The City by The Lake.
Texas Independence Celebration
Grandscape is giving a warm Texas welcome by inviting everyone to the Texas Independence Day celebration on March 5. Stop by the lawn for an afternoon of live music, western shootouts, armadillo racing and more! Be sure to stick around for the fireworks show at 7pm followed by a country music performance by the Matt Hillyer Trio.
Live 90 – The Ultimate 90s Party
Plan to party with Live 90 on March 11 as they bring the best of 90s music to Lava Cantina. Show up in your best 90s style and enjoy tunes of all genres from rock to boy bands. Savor a dish from the craft menu including amplified shrimp tacos and Zydeco enchiladas, then pair them with specialty cocktails.
Spring Fling Cornhole Tournament
Backyard sports is making a comeback on March 12 with the Spring Fling Cornhole Tournament. Spectate teams of two competing for great prizes while enjoying a morning brew from Liberation Coffee. When the tournament action ends, fuel up at one of the many nearby restaurants then take in the selection of retailers ranging from boutique to the world’s largest.
National Pi Day Giveaway
The best desserts are made from the heart. MeLisa The Pie Lady is sharing her passion for pies with sweet-tooth lovers during our National Pi Day Giveaway. Check out @VisitTheColony on Instagram March 14 to enter and win a full-size pie.
Enjoy a pie from MeLisa The Pie Lady for any occasion. Call ahead for special and holiday orders so the MeLisa team can fulfill your pie needs
Transform a blank canvas into your own work of art at Down South Kitchen & Bakery. Treat yourself to freshly baked desserts, sip craft cocktails and enjoy Paint Nite on March 16. All materials are provided so relax and create while letting the professionals guide you along the way.
Cars and Turbo
Calling all car buffs. Come out for a morning showcase of sweet rides and coffee and creations from the kitchen at TURBO. Free for fans and only $5 to showcase your ride, join the community on March 19 for the monthly classic meetup.
Luck of the Irish Triathlon
Playtri presents the Luck of The Irish Triathlon, where participants display their strength and perseverance every spring. Test your skills on land with the Run-Bike-Run event or go the distance by swimming, cycling and running in the full triathlon or half-distance sprint. Register early to participate or come out and support others as they work to achieve their goals.
Mother & Son Adventure Day
Enjoy an adventure day exclusively designed for moms and sons! Prepare for fun and excitement on March 26 as we explore all things outdoors. Mothers and sons will bond while participating in archery, fishing, horseshoes and many other camping/outdoor activities.
- Start the week off with a free game of pool and drink specials all night long. Visit Shakertins from 5:00 PM to 2:00 AM for some late-night entertainment.
- Eat, drink, think and win awesome prizes during trivia night at Heritage Pizza. Order your pizza and beers at the counter, then sit back, relax and get your trivia on.
- Kids eat free on Family Board Game Nite! Simply bring a board game to play at Heritage Pizza and their dinner is on the house from 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.
- From immersive VR to exhilarating laser tag, visit Andretti Indoor Karting & Games for buy one, get one free attractions every Tuesday. Excludes karting and bowling.
- Listen to a variety of tunes and be one of the first to win at Music Bingo at McSwiggan’s Irish Pub, from 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
- Sample half-price European wines with Wine Tasting Wednesdays at TURBO from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM.
- Take the family out for lunch and kid-friendly movies at Lava Cantina. Shows begin at 12:00 PM on Saturdays.
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