Top 5 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – February 13-19, 2017

Plan on a great week in Houston, with kids!

Each week, we publish the list of things to do for the weekend.  So you can look forward to the events, posted prior to the full list going live, here are the favorites for Monday through Sunday, February 13-19, 2017!

Houston Symphony at Jones Hall
1. On Thursday, get free Museum Entry in the museum district.

2.  On Saturday, do the Houston Symphony, family style, with Mardi Gras Menagerie at Jones Hall.

3.  On Saturday, go to the new, and interactive, Garbage Island at the Rec Room in Downtown Houston.

4.  On Saturday, attend the Mardi Gras Family Festival and Fun Run in the Energy Corridor. Wear a costume, race in the fun run and enjoy the games, fire truck, inflatables, face painting and more.

5.  On Monday, take the little kids to the Tyke Hike at the Houston Arboretum.


Things to Do in Houston, with Kids… Posts on BigKidSmallCity, Published February 4-10, 2017!

There is a lot of information on BigKidSmallCity and sometimes it can be hard to find. To help you locate the new posts from last week, here are the updates from February 4-10, 2017!

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Weekend Events:

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

Things to Do in Houston:

Kid Friendly Restaurants:

If you want all this emailed to you each week, go HERE!

 


Audio: Favorite Houston Family Events for this Weekend: February 9-15, 2017

Listen to my favorite events for the weekend (and week) of February 9, 2017, or watch the video HERE! To help you navigate, below are the posts mentioned in the audio clip:


Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, February 9-15, 2017!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for February 9-15!  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! February 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 2017

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Take a big breath and enjoy the new week, without all the crowds, in Houston!

Go see How I Became a Pirate or Mockingbird at Main Street Theater, E.T. Film with Live Orchestra at Jones Hall and Stomp at Jones Hall!  (For Stomp, check affiliate Goldstar for discounted tickets.)

You can also attend Homestead Heritage Day at Jesse H. Jones Nature Center.  This is a “living history” look at 19th
century Texas settler life. There will be blacksmithing, black powder weaponry, open fire cooking, and more.

Little kids can also be Little Artists at Museum of Fine Arts Houston.  There is a storybook circle, multi-sensory play, a tour of the galleries and an art project in the studio.

For the full list of things to do, look below.

Also, go HERE to get this list delivered to your inbox each week and HERE to get daily event updates on Facebook!  Looking for grown-up things to do? Check out 365 Things to Do in Houston!  

Things to Do Any Day:
Explore Houston like an Insider
Plan ahead for things to do through March!
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, February 9, 2017:
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.
E.T. Film w/ Orchestra – 7:30pm – Jones Hall

Friday, February 10, 2017:
Little Artists – 10:30am – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Wintertime Blues Solution – 12:00pm – 9:00pm – Kemah Boardwalk (Buy One Ride Ticket, Get One for $5)
Sesame Street Live – 6:30pm – NRG (Check affiliate Groupon for discount tickets)
Stomp – 7:30pm – Jones Hall

Saturday, February 11, 2017:
[Click HERE… for Things to Do Saturday through Wednesday!]


Top 6 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – February 6-12, 2017

Plan on another great week in Houston, with kids!

Each week, we publish the list of things to do for the weekend.  So you can look forward to the events, posted prior to the full list going live, here are the favorites for Monday through Sunday, February 6-12, 2017!

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1. On Thursday, get free Museum Entry in the museum district.

2.  On Thursday, go see E.T. Film with Live Orchestra at Jones Hall.

3.  On Friday and Saturday, little kids can also be Little Artists at Museum of Fine Arts Houston.  There is a storybook circle, multi-sensory play, a tour of the galleries and an art project in the studio.

4.  On Friday, Saturday or Sunday, go to and Stomp at Jones Hall!  (Check affiliate Goldstar for discounted tickets.)

5.  On Saturday, go see How I Became a Pirate at Main Street Theater

6.  On Saturday, attend Homestead Heritage Day at Jesse H. Jones Nature Center.  This is a “living history” look at 19th century Texas settler life. There will be blacksmithing, black powder weaponry, open fire cooking, and more.

 


Things to Do in Houston, with Kids… Posts on BigKidSmallCity, Published January 28-February 3, 2017!

There is a lot of information on BigKidSmallCity and sometimes it can be hard to find. To help you locate the new posts from last week, here are the updates from January 28-February 3, 2017!

Houston Super Bowl Marriott from Discovery Green Playground
Weekend Events:

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

Things to Do in Houston:

Kid Friendly Restaurants:

Houston Resources:

If you want all this emailed to you each week, go HERE!

 


Audio: Favorite Houston Family Events for this Weekend: February 2-7, 2017

Listen to my favorite events for the weekend (and week) of February 2, 2017, or watch the video HERE! To help you navigate, below are the posts mentioned in the audio clip:


Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, February 2-7, 2017!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for February 2-7!  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 Super Bowl weekend, with kids! February 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 2017

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Super Bowl LI!

This week you can see the Budweiser Clydesdales at the Anheuser-Busch Tour Center, go the the NFL theme park… the NFL Experience at the George R Brown, attend Super Bowl Live at Discovery Green or even Tour Houston’s Oldest Church next door to the Downtown Super Bowl hub.  When you head downtown, take the train to avoid the traffic.

You can also go to  Hands On Houston: Bookbinding at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft or attend the Lunar New Year Houston at the Viet Hoa Center.

If you want to avoid all the crowds this weekend, check out one of the great Houston Parks .  (Just look for one outside of Downtown, NRG and surrounding areas.)

For the full list of things to do, look below.

Also, go HERE to get this list delivered to your inbox each week and HERE to get daily event updates on Facebook!  Looking for grown-up things to do? Check out 365 Things to Do in Houston!  

Things to Do Any Day:
Explore Houston like an Insider
Plan ahead for things to do through March!
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, February 2, 2017:
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.
Tour Houston’s Oldest Church (by Super Bowl Live) – 10:00am, 2:00pm, 4:00pm – Annunciation Catholic Church
Budweiser Clydesdales – 11:00am-12:00pm & 3:00pm-4:00pm – Anheuser-Busch Tour Center
NFL Experience – 3:00pm-10:00pm – George R Brown
Super Bowl Live – 3:00-11:00pm – Discovery Green
ICE at Discovery Green -4:00-10:00pm – Discovery Green
Rockets vs Hawks – 7:00pm – Toyota Center

Friday, February 3, 2017:
NFL Experience – 10:00am-10:00pm – George R Brown
Super Bowl Live – 10:00-11:00pm – Discovery Green
Tour Houston’s Oldest Church (by Super Bowl Live) – 10:00am, 2:00pm, 4:00pm – Annunciation Catholic Church
Budweiser Clydesdales – 11:00am-12:00pm & 3:00pm-4:00pm – Anheuser-Busch Tour Center
ICE at Discovery Green -11:00-11:00pm – Discovery Green
Wintertime Blues Solution – 12:00pm – 9:00pm – Kemah Boardwalk (Buy One Ride Ticket, Get One for $5)
Rockets vs Bulls – 7:00pm – Toyota Center

Saturday, February 4, 2017:
[Click HERE… for Things to Do Saturday through Wednesday!]


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