Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, July 28 – August 3, 2016!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for July 28-August 3!  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! July 28, 29, 30, 31, August 1, 2, 3, 2016

Houston Zoo Pergola
Enjoy another event-packed week and weekend in Houston, with kids!

On Thursday, participate in a free Hip Hop Dance Workshop at Discovery Green. On Friday, watch the Friday Feeding Frenzy at the Cockrell Butterfly Center!

Also on Friday (and Monday), reserve a spot at the wild Gallery Furniture Summer Party. There will be lunch, ice cream, crafts and activities. You just need to reserve a spot before they are gone!

On Friday evening, stay cool at the Houston Zoo with FairyTAILS.  Starting Saturday, take your Lego lovers to the The Lego® Americana Roadshow at Baybrook Mall.

Look below for the full list of things to do.  Or, any day of the week, find swimming pools, splashpads $1 Moves, and more Summer Resources, go HERE!

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!  Affiliate links included.
Things to Do Any Day:
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Try Out 20 “Not Your Usual” Things to Do
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, July 28, 2016:
Free Museum Entry
Children’s Museum of Houston FREE 5:00-8:00pm
The Health Museum FREE 2:00-7:00pm
Houston Museum of Natural Science FREE 3:00-6:00pm
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston FREE 10:00-9:00pm
Find a museum district restaurant HERE.
Kids Camp, $1 Movies: The Never Ending Story – 10:00am – Alamo Drafthouse Vintage Park & Mason Park
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME – 10:30am & 7:30pm – NRG Stadium
Children’s Summer Series, $1 Movies: Rio – 11:00am – Studio Movie Grill
Summer Art Explorers – 11:00-2:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts
Hip Hop Dance Workshop – 6:30pm – Discovery Green
Bad Mom’s Night Out – 8:00pm – Alamo Drafthouse Vintage Park

Friday, July 29, 2016:
Friday Feeding Frenzy – 9:30, 10:30 & 11:30am – Cockrell Butterfly Center
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Centennial Gardens at Hermann Park
Kids Camp, $1 Movies: Shaun the Sheep – 10:00am – Alamo Drafthouse Vintage Park & Mason Park
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME – 10:30am & 7:30pm – NRG Stadium
Children’s Summer Series, $1 Movies: Rio – 11:00am – Studio Movie Grill
Summer Party – 11:00am – Gallery Furniture Grand Parkway (Reserve a spot)
FairyTAILS – 5:00-8:00pm – Houston Zoo
Dive’N’Movies – Dusk – Wet’N’Wild Splashtown
Much Ado About Nothing – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, July 30, 2016:
[Click HERE… for things to do Saturday through Wednesday!]



Top 8 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – July 25-31, 2016

Wendtwoods Park Pool The Woodlands Rope Monkey Bars
Each week, I provide a list of things to do in Houston with kids.  The full event lists are for Thursday through Wednesday and can always be found HERE.  (Scroll through to find the dates you are looking for!)

So you can look forward to the events Houston has going on this week (posted prior to the full list going live), here are the favorites for Monday through Friday, July 25-31, 2016.  And for the full list of Summer Break activities in Houston, go HERE!

1. Monday through Wednesday, watch the Astros vs Yankees at Minute Maid Stadium.

2.  On Tuesday, visit the Downtown Aquarium for half the price.  Print out your coupon for Two for Tuesdays (BOGO Free Admission).

3.  On Tuesday and Wednesday, Wing It  and listen to Small Talk at Cockrell Butterfly Center.

4.  On Thursday, participate in a free Hip Hop Dance Workshop at Discovery Green.

5.  On Friday, watch the Friday Feeding Frenzy at the Cockrell Butterfly Center!

6.  On Friday (and Monday), reserve a spot at the wild Gallery Furniture Summer Party. There will be lunch, ice cream, crafts and activities. You just need to reserve a spot before they are gone!

7.  On Friday evening, stay cool at the Houston Zoo with FairyTAILS.

8.  Any day of the week, find swimming pools, splashpads $1 Moves, and more Summer Resources.  Go HERE.



Do Not Miss a Thing! Posts on BigKidSmallCity for July 16-22, 2016!

Sawmill Pool The Woodlands Climbing Wall
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 July 16-22, 2016!

Weekend Events:

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

Things to Do in Houston:

Kid Friendly Restaurants:

More Resources:

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



Audio: Favorite Houston Events for this Weekend (and Week): July 21-27, 2016

Listen to my favorite events for the weekend (and week) of July 21, 2016, 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, July 21-27, 2016!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for July 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! July 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 2016

Houston Zoo Pelican
Plan on a great week and weekend!

On Friday, go Under the Sea at the Houston Zoo.  Learn about marine animals and ocean homes… and enjoy the splashpad which will be open late!  On Saturday, learn about Texas Snakes at the HPL Summer Series at Discovery Green.  On Sunday, cool off at Shrek The Musical at Main Street Theater.

Also, if you are a baseball fan, watch the Sugar Land Skeeters vs York Revolution or Astros vs Yankees!

Next week, go to the Aquarium for Two for Tuesdays (BOGO Free Admission).

Look below for the full list of things to do.  Or, any day of the week, find swimming pools, splashpads $1 Moves, and more Summer Resources, go HERE!

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!  Affiliate links included.

Things to Do Any Day:
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Try Out 20 “Not Your Usual” Things to Do
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, July 21, 2016:
Free Museum Entry
Children’s Museum of Houston FREE 5:00-8:00pm
The Health Museum FREE 2:00-7:00pm
Houston Museum of Natural Science FREE 3:00-6:00pm
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston FREE 10:00-9:00pm
Find a museum district restaurant HERE.
Kids Camp, $1 Movies: Babe – 10:00am – Alamo Drafthouse Vintage Park & Mason Park
Free Shadow Puppets Kids Craft Workshop -10:30-12:30pm – Heights Library
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME – 10:30am & 7:30pm – NRG Stadium
Children’s Hilltop Festival: The Great Zoo Switcheroo – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Children’s Summer Series, $1 Movies: Chicken Run – 11:00am – Studio Movie Grill
Summer Art Explorers – 11:00-2:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts
Hip Hop Dance Workshop – 6:30pm – Discovery Green

Friday, July 22, 2016:
Friday Feeding Frenzy – 9:30, 10:30 & 11:30am – Cockrell Butterfly Center
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Centennial Gardens at Hermann Park
Kids Camp, $1 Movies: The Never Ending Story – 10:00am – Alamo Drafthouse Vintage Park & Mason Park
Our Youngest Artists – 10:30am – Museum of Fine Arts
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME – 10:30am & 7:30pm – NRG Stadium
Children’s Hilltop Festival: Santa’s Rockin’ Reindeer: Christmas in July! – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Children’s Summer Series, $1 Movies: Chicken Run – 11:00am – Studio Movie Grill
Under the Sea – 5:00-8:00pm – Houston Zoo
Sugar Land Skeeters vs York Revolution -7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Angels – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Stadium

Saturday, July 23, 2016:
[Click HERE for things to do Saturday through Wednesday!]



Top 8 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – July 18-24, 2016

Jelly Fish at Houston Zoo
Each week, I provide a list of things to do in Houston with kids.  The full event lists are for Thursday through Wednesday and can always be found HERE.  (Scroll through to find the dates you are looking for!)

So you can look forward to the events Houston has going on this week (posted prior to the full list going live), here are the favorites for Monday through Friday, July 18-24, 2016.  And for the full list of Summer Break activities in Houston, go HERE!

1. On Tuesday, visit the Downtown Aquarium for Two for Tuesdays.  Print the coupon and get buy one get one free admission to the aquarium, stringray tank and all the rides.

2.  On Tuesday, Wing It at the Cockrell Butterfly Center.

3.  Tuesday through Friday, enjoy the Children’s Hilltop Festival at Miller Outdoor Theatre.

4.On Friday, go Under the Sea at the Houston Zoo.  Learn about marine animals and ocean homes… and enjoy the splashpad which will be open late!

5.  On Friday, visit the t the Cockrell Butterfly Center for the weekly Feeding Frenzy

6.   On Saturday, learn about Texas Snakes at the HPL Summer Series at Discovery Green. 

7.  On Saturday & Sunday, see Shrek The Musical

8.  Any day of the week, find swimming pools, splashpads $1 Moves, and more Summer Resources.  Go HERE.



Do Not Miss a Thing! Posts on BigKidSmallCity for July 9-15, 2016!

Schreiber Flagship Park Galveston Splashpad
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 July 9-15, 2016!

Weekend Events:

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

Things to Do in Houston:

Kid Friendly Restaurants:

More Resources:

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



Audio: Favorite Houston Events for this Weekend (and Week): July 14-20, 2016

Listen to my favorite events for the weekend (and week) of July 14, 2016, or watch the video HERE! To help you navigate, below are the posts mentioned in the audio clip:



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