Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! September 28, 29, 30, October 1, 2, 3, 4, 2017

The Fall Festivities are starting with Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities at Blessington Farms and Texas Renaissance Festival.  Find all the farms, festivals and pumpkin patches HERE!

You can go see Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type by Main Street Theater at MATCH.  You can also go see watch Sing at Miller Outdoor Theatre.

Next week go to Toddler Tuesday: Farmyard Beat at Discovery Green. The free weekly event includes a storytime and activity.  Bring a gently used book and swap for a new one!

For the full list of things to do, look below (and click each link check for changes since Harvey).

Also, go HERE to get this list delivered to your inbox each week and HERE to get daily event updates on Facebook!

Things to Do Any Day:
Harvey Resources
Plan your FALL!  Here are all the events through October 31!
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, September 28, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
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.
Thursday Night Concerts – 7:00pm – Discovery Green

Friday, September 29, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities – 9:30am-3:30pm – Blessington Farms
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park
Circo Avenida – 7:00pm – Discovery Green
Movies at Miller: Sing – 7:30pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, September 30, 2017:
Super Saturday (Buy One Get One Free) – Downtown Aquarium
Texas Renaissance Festival – Todd Mission, Texas
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities – 10:00am-5:00pm – Blessington Farms
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Garbage Island 4.0 – 10:30am & 1:00pm – Rec Room
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Dynamo vs United FC – 7:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium

Sunday, October 1, 2017:
Texas Renaissance Festival – Todd Mission, Texas
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities – 10:00am-5:00pm – Blessington Farms
Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type – 12:30pm & 3:30pm – Main Street Theater at MATCH
Canned Acoustica – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Discovery Green

Monday, October 2, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Mondays with Mommy: Halloween Boo Fest – 10:00am – LaCenterra
Hansel and Gretel – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Texans vs Titans – 12:00pm – NRG

Tuesday, October 3, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Toddler Tuesday: Farmyard Beat – 10:30am – Discovery Green
MFAH Playdate – 10:45am – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Family Storybook Circle – 11:30am – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Hansel and Gretel – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
National Night Out – 4:00pm-8:00pm – Discovery Green

Wednesday, October 4, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Hansel and Gretel – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Party on the Plaza – 5:00pm-9:00pm – Discovery Green

Looking for more to do in your part of town? Check out…
365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.
Fun2Go Misters for things to do near Humble.
Mac Kid SW Houston for things to do in SW Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! September 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 2017

Have a great week and weekend in Houston, with kids!

Enjoy some theater with Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type by Main Street Theater. All youth performances are done by professional actors… but are meant for families. A little wiggling or giggling won’t be a problem at this Midtown theater!

Head to the farm to kick off the fall season!  Blessington Farms is opening up their Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities this weekend!

Or go to Discovery Green for Circo Avenida and then to watch Hidden Figures on the lawn.  Or go to the Houston Maritime Museum for the Family Day: Celebrating Houston.

Next week, go to Toddler Tuesday: LMNOPeas at Discovery Green.  The free weekly event includes a storytime and activity.  Bring a gently used book and swap for a new one!

For the full list of things to do, look below (and click each link check for changes since Harvey).

Also, go HERE to get this list delivered to your inbox each week and HERE to get daily event updates on Facebook!

Things to Do Any Day:
Harvey Resources
Plan your FALL!  Here are all the events through October 31!
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, September 21, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
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.
Blanket Bingo – 6:00pm-9:00pm – Market Square Park
Thursday Night Concerts – 7:00pm – Discovery Green
Astros vs White Sox – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Park After Dark Night Hike – 7:30pm – Nature Discovery Center

Friday, September 22, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park
Circo Avenida – 7:00pm – Discovery Green
Astros vs Angels – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
H-E-B Movie Night: Hidden Figures – 8:00pm – Discovery Green

Saturday, September 23, 2017:
Super Saturday (Buy One Get One Free) – Downtown Aquarium
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities – 10:00am-5:00pm – Blessington Farms
Food Detectives – 10:00am – Nature Discovery Center
Take Me Outdoors Houston – 10:00am-3:00pm – Discovery Green
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Garbage Island 4.0 – 10:30am & 1:00pm – Rec Room
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Family Day: Celebrating Houston – 2:00pm-5:00pm – Houston Maritime Museum
Retro Spectacale – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Avenida Houston
Astros vs Angels – 6:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Dash vs Red Stars – 7:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium

Sunday, September 24, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities – 10:00am-5:00pm – Blessington Farms
Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type – 12:30pm & 3:30pm – Main Street Theater at MATCH
Sunday Family Zone – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts
Astros vs Angels – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Monday, September 25, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Dr. Kaboom – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Play 60 – 4:00pm-7:00pm – Levy Park

Tuesday, September 26, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Toddler Tuesday: LMNOPeas – 10:30am – Discovery Green

Wednesday, September 27, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Dynamo vs Galaxy – 7:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium

Looking for more to do in your part of town? Check out…
365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.
Fun2Go Misters for things to do near Humble.
Mac Kid SW Houston for things to do in SW Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! September 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 2017

Things to do in Houston, with kids!

Take your kids to the free Young Writers Workshop and STEM Workshop at Discovery Green.  Or head to Zube Park for free HALS Train Rides.

Or Meet the Scaly and Slimy Animals at the Nature Discovery Center or go to the Downtown Aquarium for half price on Super Saturday.  Or go cheer for the Skeeters and Astros.

Next week, go to Toddler Tuesday: Noisy Night at Discovery Green.  The free weekly event includes a storytime and activity.  Bring a gently used book and swap for a new one!

For the full list of things to do, look below (and click each link check for changes since Harvey). Also, go HERE to get this list delivered to your inbox each week and HERE to get daily event updates on Facebook!

Things to Do Any Day:
Harvey Resources
Plan your FALL!  Here are all the events through October 31!
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, September 14, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
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.
Thursday Night Concerts – 7:00pm – Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Bluefish – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Friday, September 15, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park
Flea by Night – 6:00pm-10:00pm – Discovery Green
Circo Avenida – 7:00pm – Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Bluefish – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Mariners – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
The Breakfast Club – 7:30pm – Market Square Park

Saturday, September 16, 2017:
Super Saturday (Buy One Get One Free) – Downtown Aquarium
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
HALS Free Train Rides – 9:00am-1:00pm – Zube Park
Food Detectives – 10:00am – Nature Discovery Center
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Ducks – 6:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Mariners – 6:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Sunday, September 17, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Sunday Family Zone – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts
Astros vs Mariners – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Meet the Animals: Scaly & Slimy – 2:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Skeeters vs Ducks – 2:05pm – Constellation Field

Monday, September 18, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green

Tuesday, September 19, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Toddler Tuesday: Noisy Night – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Tapestry Dance – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Astros vs White Sox – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Wednesday, September 20, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Astros vs White Sox – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Looking for more to do in your part of town? Check out…
365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.
Fun2Go Misters for things to do near Humble.
Mac Kid SW Houston for things to do in SW Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! September 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 2017

Things to do in Houston, with kids!

Harvey is gone but Houston is far from done with it.  We always provide the list of things to do each week… but be sure to check each link for any last minute changes.

Also, as kid-friendly service events pop up, I will add them.  (And please send over any volunteer opportunities you know about.)

For the full list of things to do, look below (and click each link check for changes). Also, go HERE to get this list delivered to your inbox each week and HERE to get daily event updates on Facebook!

Things to Do Any Day:
Harvey Resources
Plan your FALL!  Here are all the events through October 31!
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, September 7, 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.
Community Pasta Dinner – 5:00pm-7:00pm – All Houston Area Whole Foods (Free for those affected by the flood)
Thursday Night Concerts – 7:00pm – Discovery Green

Friday, September 8, 2017:
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park
Circo Avenida – 7:00pm – Discovery Green
Swift Night Out – 7:15pm – Nature Discovery Center

Saturday, September 9, 2017:
Super Saturday (Buy One Get One Free) – Downtown Aquarium
Food Detectives – 10:00am – Nature Discovery Center
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Dynamo vs Rapids – 7:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium
Screen on the Green: Alice Through the Looking Glass – 8:00pm – Discovery Green

Sunday, September 10, 2017:
Texans vs Jaguars – 12:00pm – NRG
Sunday Family Zone – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts
My First Music Lesson – 2:00pm – Discovery Green
Canned Acoustica – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Discovery Green

Monday, September 11, 2017:
Mondays with Mommy: Jungle Boogie – 10:00am – LaCenterra

Tuesday, September 12, 2017:
Toddler Tuesday: The Princess and the Pony – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Bluefish – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Wednesday, September 13, 2017:
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Skeeters vs Bluefish – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Looking for more to do in your part of town? Check out…
365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.
Fun2Go Misters for things to do near Humble.
Mac Kid SW Houston for things to do in SW Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! August 31, September 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 2017

You know all about Hurricane Harvey… so watch the weather updates HERE and check all event links before you head out this week.  A lot is happening as this post is published!

For the full list of things to do, look below (and click each link check for changes). Also, go HERE to get this list delivered to your inbox each week and HERE to get daily event updates on Facebook!

Things to Do Any Day:
Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues!
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, August 31, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
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.
Skeeters vs Bees – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Rangers – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Friday, September 1, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 7:05pm – Constellation Field (The Sugar Land Skeeters will play ball and raise money for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. For all four games against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, our $15 tickets will be just $5.)
Astros vs Mets – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Saturday, September 2, 2017:
[Click HERE… for things to do Saturday through Wednesday]


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! August 31, September 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 2017

You know all about Hurricane Harvey… so watch the weather updates HERE and check all event links before you head out this week.  A lot is happening as this post is published!

For the full list of things to do, look below (and click each link check for changes). Also, go HERE to get this list delivered to your inbox each week and HERE to get daily event updates on Facebook!

Things to Do Any Day:
Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues!
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, August 31, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
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.
Skeeters vs Bees – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Rangers – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Friday, September 1, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 7:05pm – Constellation Field (The Sugar Land Skeeters will play ball and raise money for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. For all four games against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, our $15 tickets will be just $5.)
Astros vs Mets – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Saturday, September 2, 2017:
Diaper Drive – 9:00am-1:00pm – Breakfast Klub
Kid’s Service Project – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Kindred Montrose
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Lone Star Flight Museum Grand Opening -9:00am-5:00pm – Lone Star Flight Museum at Ellington Field 
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 6:05pm – Constellation Field (The Sugar Land Skeeters will play ball and raise money for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. For all four games against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, our $15 tickets will be just $5.)
Astros vs Mets – 6:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Sunday, September 3, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Lone Star Flight Museum Grand Opening -9:00am-5:00pm – Lone Star Flight Museum at Ellington Field (Free admission for kids 11 and under, this weekend only.)
Astros vs Mets – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 6:05pm – Constellation Field (The Sugar Land Skeeters will play ball and raise money for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. For all four games against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, our $15 tickets will be just $5.)
Dash vs Reign FC – 7:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium (Relocated to Toyota Stadium
Frisco, Texas)

Monday, September 4, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Lone Star Flight Museum Grand Opening -9:00am-5:00pm – Lone Star Flight Museum at Ellington Field (Free admission for kids 11 and under, this weekend only.)
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 2:05pm – Constellation Field (The Sugar Land Skeeters will play ball and raise money for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. For all four games against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, our $15 tickets will be just $5.)

Tuesday, September 5, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Toddler Tuesday: Seven Blind Mice – 10:30am – Discovery Green

Wednesday, September 6, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green

Looking for more to do in your part of town? Check out…
365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.
Fun2Go Misters for things to do near Humble.
Mac Kid SW Houston for things to do in SW Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! August 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 2017

It’s back to school time!

This means it’s time for the annual Theater District Open House.  Experience live performances, meet performers and go backstage… for free!

Watch for Hurricane Harvey Updates and stay safe this weekend!

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!

Things to Do Any Day:
Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues!
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, August 24, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
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.
Astros vs Nationals – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Friday, August 25, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am-11:00am – Hermann Park

Update: Watch for Hurricane Harvey Updates and stay safe this weekend!

Saturday, August 26, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Tiny Kids Concert: Tom’s Fun Band – 10:30am – Rec Room
Dynamo vs Kansas City – 8:00pm – BBVA Compass Stadium

Sunday, August 27, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Theater District Open House – 12:00pm-5:00pm – Theater District Open House
Family Zone – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts
Dash vs Courage – 7:00pm – BBVA Compass Stadium

Monday, August 28, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Bees – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Tuesday, August 29, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Two for Tuesday (Buy One Get One Free) – Downtown Aquarium
Skeeters vs Bees – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Rangers – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Wednesday, August 30, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Bees – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Rangers – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Looking for more to do in your part of town? Check out…
365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.
Fun2Go Misters for things to do near Humble.
Mac Kid SW Houston for things to do in SW Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! August 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 2017

Get ready for the Eclipse!  All you need to know is over on Houstonia Magazine… and you can get ready at the Solar Eclipse Workshop at Children’s Museum or attend the viewing parties at Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land or Levy Park.

This week you can also view the new art installation, The Color Condition, at Avenida Houston and Discovery Green or Back to School Block Party at Tidwell Park.  Or go cheer for the Skeeters or Astros!

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!

Things to Do Any Day:
Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues!
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, August 17, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
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.
Astros vs D-Backs – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Skeeters vs Revolution – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Friday, August 18, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am-11:00am – Hermann Park
Our Youngest Artists – 10:30am & 11:30am – Museum of Fine Arts
Skeeters vs Revolution – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Athletics – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Saturday, August 19, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Tiny Kids Concert: Mlee Marie (Hearts of Animals) – 10:30am – Rec Room
Our Youngest Artists – 10:30am & 11:30am – Museum of Fine Arts
Preparing For The Solar Eclipse Workshop – 10:30am-4:30pm – Children’s Museum of Houston (Pre-registration required)
Back to School Block Party – 11:00am-2:00pm – Tidwell Park
Skeeters vs Revolution – 6:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Athletics – 6:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Summer Movie Series: Ghostbusters – 8:00pm – Main Street Square Downtown

Sunday, August 20, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Family Zone – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts
Astros vs Athletics – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Skeeters vs Revolution – 6:05pm – Constellation Field

Monday, August 21, 2017:
Solar Eclipse!  All you need to know is over on Houstonia
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
The Great American Eclipse at Sugar Land – 11:00am-3:00pm – Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land
Lunar + Planetary Institute: Solar Eclipse Viewing – 12:00pm-2:00pm – Levy Park

Tuesday, August 22, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Two for Tuesday (Buy One Get One Free) – Downtown Aquarium
Astros vs Nationals – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Wednesday, August 23, 2017:
The Color Condition – Avenida Houston/Discovery Green
Astros vs Nationals – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Looking for more to do in your part of town? Check out…
365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.
Fun2Go Misters for things to do near Humble.
Mac Kid SW Houston for things to do in SW Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! August 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 2017

Make this week and weekend great!

The last Cool Night at the Houston Zoo is this week. Check out Nature Connects: Art with LEGO Bricks and participate in the LEGOlympics. Build, create and race while playing LEGO-themed games and activities.

It’s also the last Zoovie Night of the summer… featuring Batman Lego Movie! And over at Discovery Green is Screen on the Green: Finding Dory.

This weekend, you can also enjoy the Tiny Kids Concert: Houston’s Accordion Squeezy Squad at the Rec Room.

Also, before summer break ends, head to the Downtown Aquarium for Two for Tuesday (Buy One Get One Free)!

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!

Things to Do Any Day:
Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues!
$1 Move Theater Movies, all over Houston, all summer long.
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, August 10, 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.

Friday, August 11, 2017:
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am-11:00am – Hermann Park
Cool Nights – 5:00pm-8:00pm – Houston Zoo

Saturday, August 12, 2017:
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Tiny Kids Concert: Houston’s Accordion Squeezy Squad – 10:30am – Rec Room
Dynamo vs Earthquakes – 8:00pm – BBVA Compass Stadium
Screen on the Green: Finding Dory – 8:30pm – Discovery Green

Sunday, August 13, 2017:
Family Zone – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts
Dash vs FC Kansas City – 7:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium

Monday, August 14, 2017:
Find lots to do in Houston, with kids!

Tuesday, August 15, 2017:
Two for Tuesday (Buy One Get One Free) – Downtown Aquarium
Skeeters vs Revolution – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Wednesday, August 16, 2017:
Skeeters vs Revolution – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs D-Backs – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Looking for more to do in your part of town? Check out…
365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.
Fun2Go Misters for things to do near Humble.
Mac Kid SW Houston for things to do in SW Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! August 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 2017

Plan a great week in Houston, with kids!

Cool off with Cool Nights: Jungle Jammin’ at Houston Zoo or break a sweat with Free Rugby Training Day in Katy.

Don’t miss the annual party for George Hermann’s Birthday at the Hermann Park Kinder Station.  In honor of his 174th birthday, children 12 and under can ride the Hermann Park Railroad for just $1.74. Kids activities include carnival games, arts and crafts, and complimentary face painting. Stop by Pinewood Cafe from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. to enjoy a free slice of birthday cake, while supplies last. Stop by for lunch and enjoy $1.74 hot dogs, corn dogs, popcorn, and vanilla soft serve cups.

Next week you can also learn about Texas Snakes at Nature Discovery Center or catch a Movie at Miller Miller Outdoor Theatre (including Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone).

Any day, cool off with FREE Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues!

For the full list of things to do, look below. And to plan you summer, go HERE for all the events scheduled in Houston!

Also, go HERE to get this list delivered to your inbox each week and HERE to get daily event updates on Facebook!

Things to Do Any Day:
Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues!
$1 Move Theater Movies, all over Houston, all summer long.
FREE Houston Area Summer Reading Programs (and earn really good rewards)
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Thursday, August 3, 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.
Astros vs Rayes – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Houston Shakespeare Festival – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Friday, August 4, 2017:
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am-11:00am – Hermann Park
Little Artists – 10:30am – Museum of Fine Arts
Cool Nights – 5:00pm-8:00pm – Houston Zoo
Astros vs BlueJays – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Houston Shakespeare Festival – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, August 5, 2017:
Little Artists – 10:30am – Museum of Fine Arts
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Astros vs BlueJays – 6:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Houston Shakespeare Festival – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Sunday, August 6, 2017:
George Hermann’s Birthday – 10:00am-2:00pm – Hermann Park Kinder Station
Family Zone – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts
Astros vs BlueJays – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Free Rugby Training Day – 4:00pm-6:00pm – Fields at Crosspoint Church Katy (Free. Ages 4+.  Bring mouthguard & water!)
Houston Shakespeare Festival – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Monday, August 7, 2017:
Chinese Storytime – 1:00pm – McGovern-Stella Link Neighborhood Library

Tuesday, August 8, 2017:
Two for Tuesday (Buy One Get One Free) – Downtown Aquarium
Movies at Miller – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone – 8:30pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Wednesday, August 9, 2017:
Family Nature Night: Texas Snakes – 6:30pm – Nature Discovery Center
Movies at Miller – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them – 8:30pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Looking for more to do in your part of town? Check out…
365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.
Fun2Go Misters for things to do near Humble.
Mac Kid SW Houston for things to do in SW Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


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