Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, June 21-27, 2018!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for June 21-27!  Watch the clip below, or go HERE.

To help you navigate, here are some links mentioned in the video:


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! June 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 2018

Plan out your weekend, in Houston, with kids!

During the day, stay cool with Splashpads, Pools and Houston Venues!

After the heat of the day, go to Park After Dark: Spiders in the Park at Nature Discovery Center.  You can learn about spiders and participate in the guided night hike.

Also late in the evening is the Summer Symphony Night at Miller Outdoor Theatre.  You can enjoy the Houston Symphony for free!

Or head inside for the fun and air conditioned Pinkalicious The Musical by Main Street Theater at MATCH!

For the full list of things to do, look below. To plan out your summer, HERE are all the events planned through August!

Things to Do Any Day:

All the Houston Events – Things to do in Houston, with kids, for June 1 – September 3, 2018.  Here’s what’s on the local Houston calendars!
Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues – Look here for FREE Splashpads, Pools, Beaches and Indoor Air Conditioned Venues!
FREE Indoor Playplaces around Houston – There are a lot of FREE indoor places to play… with no memberships required!
Get Rewarded… Just for Reading – FREE Summer Reading Programs with Great Rewards.
Houston Area Waterparks by Location, Cost and Amenities – A quick (and rough) overview of the Houston area parks.
Movie Theater Kids Movies for $1 or Less, All Summer Long 2018 – No really. $1 movies for kids and adults!
Houston Citywide Map: Things to do in Houston, with kids
Kids Eat Free, by Day of the Week – A list of Houston restaurants offering free meals for kids, sorted by the day of the week!
A Quick Guide to Galveston Island Beaches… and How We Take 4 Kids Without Going Crazy – To help with your summer beach trips, here is a simplified guide to Galveston Beaches and lots of details on West Beach
More Things to do in Galveston, with kids – Beaches, museums, parks and restaurants to visit in Galveston!
Texas Roadtrips – Pack up the family and head towards Austin, San Antonio, Corpus Christi or Dallas… and stop at these parent recommended spots!
Want a night out? Take the kids to Adventure Kids Playcare in Memorial.  (Use code BKSC1HR for a free 1st hour at the Memorial location!)

Thursday, June 21, 2018:

Free Museum Entry
Children’s Museum of Houston FREE 5:00pm-8:00pm
The Health Museum FREE 2:00pm-7:00pm
Houston Museum of Natural Science FREE 3:00pm-5:00pm
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston FREE 10:00am-9:00pm
Find a museum district restaurant HERE.
Summer Art Explorers: Look, Discover, Create! – 11:00am-2:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Summer Solstice –  8:20pm – Rothko Chapel

Friday, June 22, 2018:

Astros vs Royals – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Dash vs Throns – 7:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium
Park After Dark: Spiders in the Park – 8:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
ExxonMobil Summer Symphony Nights – 8:30pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, June 23, 2018:

[Click HERE… for things to do Saturday through Wednesday!]


Top 11 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – June 18-24, 2018

Make plans for another great week in Houston, with kids!  Here are the top things to do for Monday through Sunday, June 18-24, 2018.

You can also find the full list of events HERE … and ALL the Summer Break Fun, HERE!

1.  All week, cheer for the Astros at Minute Maid Park.

2.  On Monday, take the little ones (5 and under) to Toddler Stay and Play at H-Town Elite.  The toddler equipment will be open and parents can play with their kids!

3.  On Tuesday, take advantage of Two for Tuesday at the Downtown Aquarium.  Bring the coupon for buy one get one free admission!

4.  On Wednesday, go to the Itty Bitty Beach Party, with discounted admission for families with young kids, at Pirates Bay Baytown.

5.  On Thursday, enjoy the Free Museum Day in the museum district.  This includes Summer Art Explorers: Look, Discover, Create at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston!

6.  On Friday, cheer for the Dash at BBVA Compass Stadium.

7.  On Friday, go to Park After Dark: Spiders in the Park at Nature Discovery Center.  You can learn about spiders and participate in the guided night hike.

8.  Friday and Saturday, go to  Summer Symphony Nights at Miller Outdoor Theatre.  You can enjoy the Houston Symphony for free!

9.  On Saturday, go see Pinkalicious The Musical by Main Street Theater at MATCH.

10.  On Saturday, watch Despicable Me 3 on the lawn at Discovery Green.

11.  All week long, Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues .

 

 


Things to Do in Houston, with Kids… Posts on BigKidSmallCity, Published June 9-15, 2018!

There are a lot of things to do in Houston, with kids, each week… and it can be hard to keep track of it all!

To help you find all the Houston resources, weekend events, Houston parks, kid friendly restaurants and things to do… here are all the updates from this week, June 9-15, 2018.

Weekend Events:

And you can always find the “Weekend Events” category HERE.

Things to Do Around Houston:

Houston Resources:

Give Aways:


Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, June 14-20, 2018!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for June 14-20!  Watch the clip below, or go HERE.

To help you navigate, here are some links mentioned in the video:


Things to do in Houston today, and this Father’s Day weekend, with kids! June 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 2018

Make plans for a great Father’s Day weekend!

Reserve a spot for the Father’s Day Breakfast at Hermann Park.  (But be quick because these go quick.)

Go see Pinkalicious The Musical by Main Street Theater at MATCH.  Or go fishing at Gone Fishing at Bass Pro Shops & Cabelas.

Take dad to see the Skeeters at Constellation Field… and swing by the splashpad and playground while you are at this family friendly stadium.

Next week get Buy One Get One Free Admission on Tuesday at the Downtown Aquarium or get $5 admission to the Itty Bitty Beach Party at Pirates Bay Baytown.

For the full list of things to do, look below. To plan out your summer, HERE are all the events planned through August!

Things to Do Any Day:

All the Houston Events – Things to do in Houston, with kids, for June 1 – September 3, 2018.  Here’s what’s on the local Houston calendars!
Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues – Look here for FREE Splashpads, Pools, Beaches and Indoor Air Conditioned Venues!
FREE Indoor Playplaces around Houston – There are a lot of FREE indoor places to play… with no memberships required!
Get Rewarded… Just for Reading – FREE Summer Reading Programs with Great Rewards.
Houston Area Waterparks by Location, Cost and Amenities – A quick (and rough) overview of the Houston area parks.
Movie Theater Kids Movies for $1 or Less, All Summer Long 2018 – No really. $1 movies for kids and adults!
Houston Citywide Map: Things to do in Houston, with kids
Kids Eat Free, by Day of the Week – A list of Houston restaurants offering free meals for kids, sorted by the day of the week!
A Quick Guide to Galveston Island Beaches… and How We Take 4 Kids Without Going Crazy – To help with your summer beach trips, here is a simplified guide to Galveston Beaches and lots of details on West Beach
More Things to do in Galveston, with kids – Beaches, museums, parks and restaurants to visit in Galveston!
Texas Roadtrips – Pack up the family and head towards Austin, San Antonio, Corpus Christi or Dallas… and stop at these parent recommended spots!
Want a night out? Take the kids to Adventure Kids Playcare in Memorial.  (Use code BKSC1HR for a free 1st hour at the Memorial location!)

Thursday, June 14, 2018:

Free Museum Entry
Children’s Museum of Houston FREE 5:00pm-8:00pm
The Health Museum FREE 2:00pm-7:00pm
Houston Museum of Natural Science FREE 3:00pm-5:00pm
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston FREE 10:00am-9:00pm
Find a museum district restaurant HERE.
Summer Art Explorers: Look, Discover, Create! – 11:00am-2:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Skeeters vs Road Warriors – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Friday, June 15, 2018:

Skeeters vs Road Warriors – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
The Lilies of the Field – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, June 16, 2018:

[Click HERE… for things to do Saturday through Wednesday]


Parent Recommended Houston Area Vacation Bible Schools for 2018

We’ve posted parent recommended camps, free camps… and now here are parent recommended Vacation Bible Schools (and most are FREE or CHEAP)!

If you have a VBS you recommend, let us know!

(And for all the things to do for summer 2018, go HERE!)

Starting Monday, June 11, 2018:

  • The Foundry, Jones Road – 8350 Jones Rd, Houston, TX 77065 – $20 – Monday-Friday – 9:00am-12:00pm – 1st-6th grade.  Get the details HERE.
  • Grace Presbyterian Church – 10221 Ella Lee Ln, Houston, TX 77042 – Monday-Thursday – 9:30am-12:30pm – Age 4-6th grade. Get the details HERE.

Starting Sunday, June 17, 2018:

  • West University Church of Christ – 3407 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005 – Sunday-Thursday, Nightly meals followed by the VBS program from 6:00pm-8:00pm – Age 2 to 6th Grade.  Get the details HERE.

Starting Monday, June 18, 2018:

  • The Foundry, Fry Road – 10203 Fry Rd, Cypress, TX 77433 – $20 – Monday-Friday – 9:00am-12:00pm – 1st-6th grade.  Get the details HERE.
  • The Pentecostals of Katy – 1941 Westborough Dr, Katy, TX 77449 – Monday-Friday – 6:15pm-9:00m – Ages 4-11.  Get the details HERE.

Starting Monday, June 25, 2018:

Starting Monday, July 9, 2018:

  • Kinsmen Lutheran Camp Hope -12100 Champion Forest Drive, Houston, TX 77066 – $100 – Monday-Friday – 9:30am-3:30pm – kinder – 7th grade.   Get all the details HERE.

Starting Monday, July 16, 2018:

  • Second Baptist – Multiple Locations – FREE – Monday – Thursday, 9:00am-12:00pm – Age 5 through 5th grade.  Get the details HERE.
  • Southway Community Church – 14011 South Freeway, Houston, TX 77047 – FREE – Monday – Friday, 11:00am-2:00pm, Ages 4-12.  Get the details HERE.
  • Kinsmen Lutheran Camp Hope -12100 Champion Forest Drive, Houston, TX 77066 – $100 – Monday-Friday – 9:30am-3:30pm – kinder – 7th grade.   Get all the details HERE.
  • Bethel Church – 825 Bering Drive, Houston, TX 77057 – Monday-Thursday – 6:00pm-8:00pm – kindergarten to 6th grade. Get all the details HERE.

Starting Monday, July 23, 2018:

  • Abiding Word Lutheran Church – 17123 Red Oak Dr, Houston, TX 77090 – $5 – Monday-Thursday, 9:00am – 11:45am – Ages 3-12.  Get the details HERE.
  • Kinsmen Lutheran Camp Hope -12100 Champion Forest Drive, Houston, TX 77066 – $100 – Monday-Friday – 9:30am-3:30pm – kinder – 7th grade.   Get all the details HERE.

Top 8 Things to Do this Week & Father’s Day Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – June 11-17, 2018

Make plans for another great week in Houston, with kids!  Here are the top things to do for Monday through Sunday, June 11-17, 2018.

You can also find the full list of events HERE … and ALL the Summer Break Fun, HERE!

1.  All week, cheer for the Skeeters at Constellation Field… and swing by the splashpad and playground while you are at this family friendly stadium.

2.  On Tuesday, take advantage of Two for Tuesday at the Downtown Aquarium.  Bring the coupon for buy one get one free admission!

3.  On Wednesday, go to the Itty Bitty Beach Party, with discounted admission for families with young kids, at Pirates Bay Baytown.

4.  On Thursday, enjoy the Free Museum Day in the museum district.  This includes Summer Art Explorers: Look, Discover, Create! at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston!

5.  On Saturday, go see Pinkalicious The Musical by Main Street Theater at MATCH.

6.  On Saturday, join the Houston Area Live Steamers for Free Train Rides at Zube Park.  Just stop by to ride the little train!

7.  On Sunday, reserve a spot for the Father’s Day Breakfast at Hermann Park.  (But be quick because these go quick.)

8.  All week long, Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues .


Things to Do in Houston, with Kids… Posts on BigKidSmallCity, Published June 2-10, 2018!

There are a lot of things to do in Houston, with kids, each week… and it can be hard to keep track of it all!

To help you find all the Houston resources, weekend events, Houston parks, kid friendly restaurants and things to do… here are all the updates from this week, June 2-10, 2018.

 

Weekend Events:

And you can always find the “Weekend Events” category HERE.

Things to Do Around Houston:

Family Friendly Restaurants:

Houston Resources:

Give Aways:


Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, June 7-13, 2018!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for June 7-13!  Watch the clip below, or go HERE.

To help you navigate, here are some links mentioned in the video: