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:

National Day of Play – 9:00am-3:00pm – Gymboree Play & Music Memorial
National Day of Play – 9:00am-3:00pm – Gymboree Play & Music Katy
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Pinkalicious The Musical – 11:00am & 2:00pm – Main Street Theater at MATCH
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Open Gym – 1:00pm-3:00pm – H-Town Elite Gymnastics
Astros vs Royals – 6:15pm – Minute Maid Park
Despicable Me 3 – 8:30pm – Discovery Green
ExxonMobil Summer Symphony Nights – 8:30pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Sunday, June 24, 2018:

Astros vs Royals – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Monday, June 25, 2018:

Houston Young Artists Concert – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Skeeters vs Barnstormers – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Bluejays – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Special Pirate Celebration – 8:00pm – Pirates Bay Baytown (For Special Needs Families)

Tuesday, June 26, 2018:

Two for Tuesday (Buy One Get One Free Admission) – Downtown Aquarium
Houston Young Artists Concert – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Skeeters vs Barnstormers – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Bluejays – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Wednesday, June 27, 2018:

Itty Bitty Beach Party – 8:00am-10:00am – Pirates Bay Baytown
Astros vs Bluejays – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Skeeters vs Barnstormers – 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.
Katy Moms Blog for things to do in Katy.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


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:

HALS Free Train Rides – 9:00am-1:00pm – Zube Park
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Pinkalicious The Musical – 11:00am & 2:00pm – Main Street Theater at MATCH
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Gone Fishing – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Bass Pro Shops & Cabelas (Free Kids Event!)
Houston Maritime Museum’s Family Day – 2:00pm-5:00pm – Houston Maritime Museum
Skeeters vs Road Warriors – 6:05pm – Constellation Field
The Lilies of the Field – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Sunday, June 17, 2018:

Father’s Day Breakfast – 8:30am-10:00am – Hermann Park (Reserve a Spot)
Brunch on the Green – 11:00am-3:00pm – The Grove at Discovery Green
Gone Fishing – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Bass Pro Shops & Cabelas (Free Kids Event!)
Skeeters vs Road Warriors – 6:05pm – Constellation Field

Monday, June 18, 2018:

Toddler Stay and Play – 10:00am-11:30am – H-Town Elite (Kids 5 and under)
Astros vs Rays – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Tuesday, June 19, 2018:

Two for Tuesday (Buy One Get One Free Admission) – Downtown Aquarium
Astros vs Rays – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
A Gulf Coast Juneteenth – 7:30pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Wednesday, June 20, 2018:

Itty Bitty Beach Party – 8:00am-10:00am – Pirates Bay Baytown
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Astros vs Rays – 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.
Katy Moms Blog for things to do in Katy.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! June 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 2018

It’s summer break!

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

This weekend, go to the Young Writers Workshop at Discovery Green or the Free Play Day at the Houston Fire Museum.

Next week, take advantage of Two for Tuesday (Buy One Get One Free Admission) at the Downtown Aquarium and the Itty Bitty Beach Party, with discounted admission for families with young kids, 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 7, 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.
Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Summer Art Explorers: Look, Discover, Create! – 11:00am-2:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Friday, June 8, 2018:

Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – 11:00am & 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre
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!)

Saturday, June 9, 2018:

Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Free Play Day – 12:00pm-4:00pm – Houston Fire Museum (Free admission for kids)
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Naturally Wild Families: DIY Terrariums – 1:00pm-3:00pm – Houston Arboretum and Nature Center
Gone Fishing – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Bass Pro Shops & Cabelas (Free Kids Event!)
Dynamo vs Rapids – 8:00pm – BBVA Compass Stadium
Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Sunday, June 10, 2018:

Stay Cool this Summer… FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues 
Gone Fishing – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Bass Pro Shops & Cabelas (Free Kids Event!)

Monday, June 11, 2018:

Skeeters vs Road Warriors – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Tuesday, June 12, 2018:

Two for Tuesday (Buy One Get One Free Admission) – Downtown Aquarium
Skeeters vs Road Warriors – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Wednesday, June 13, 2018:

Itty Bitty Beach Party – 8:00am-10:00am – Pirates Bay Baytown
Skeeters vs Road Warriors – 11:05am – Constellation Field
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center

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.
Katy Moms Blog for things to do in Katy.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! May 31, June 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 2018

It’s Summer Break!

Save A Life this weekend at the Museum of Natural Science.  Get FREE Hands-Only CPR training followed by FREE museum admission.  Eighty percent of cardiac arrests happen at home… so we need to know what to do!  Just reserve your free spot before they are gone.

Go to Hands On Houston: Baskets in the Garden at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft.  Create your own small woven container for free.

Next week, bring your coupon for Two for Tuesday at the Downtown Aquarium.  This gets you buy one get one free admission to the aquarium and all the rides!

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, May 31, 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.
Skeeters vs Ducks – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Red Sox – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Friday, June 1, 2018:

Skeeters vs Revolution – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Red Sox – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Sizzling Summer Dance – 8:30pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre
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!)

Saturday, June 2, 2018:

Save A Life – 10:00am, 11:00am & 1:00pm – Houston Museum of Natural Science (Free CPR Training & Free Museum Admission)
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Hands On Houston – 11:00am-3:00pm – Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Family Discovery Day at Rienzi – 1:00pm -4:00pm – Rienzi, Museum of Fine Arts
Skeeters vs Revolution – 6:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Red Sox – 6:15pm – Minute Maid Park
Accordion Kings & Queens – 7:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre
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!)

Sunday, June 3, 2018:

My First Music Lesson – 3:00pm-4:00pm – Discovery Green
Dash vs Courage – 5:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium
Skeeters vs Revolution – 6:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Red Sox – 6:35pm – Minute Maid Park
Dance India! A Universal Language – 7:30pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Monday, June 4, 2018:

Find some FREE and COOL fun!

Tuesday, June 5, 2018:

Two for Tuesday (Buy One Get One Free Admission) – Downtown Aquarium
Astros vs Mariners – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Wednesday, June 6, 2018:

Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Astros vs Mariners – 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.
Katy Moms Blog for things to do in Katy.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this Memorial Day weekend, with kids! May 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 2018

Make plans for another great weekend in Houston, with kids!

Go to the the annual FUNomenal Family Festival at Discovery Green.  There will be free rides, games, Nerf® Blasting Zone, face painting, interactive inflatables and more!  Or go to another great event park… and watch The Incredibles on the lawn at Levy Park.

Take the kids to the Adventure Kids Playcare Memorial City Grand Opening.  The kids can play for free… plus there will be free food, drinks, facepainting and balloon animals!

On Memorial Day, go to the Memorial Day Remembrance at George Ranch Historical Park, Farm Fun & Blueberry Picking at Blessington Farms and the Memorial Day Ceremony at Sugar Land Memorial Park.

Next week go to the last Toddler Tuesday at Discovery Green.  Listen to “If You’re Happy and You Know It” and then meet Batman and Wonder Woman!

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.  Coming Soon!
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, May 24, 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.
Dancin’ in the Street…Motown & More Revue – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Friday, May 25, 2018:
Comicpalooza – 9:00am-8:00pm – George R. Brown
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park
Dynamo vs New York City – 8:00pm – BBVA Compass Stadium
Family Movie Night: The Incredibles – 8:00pm – Levy Park
Dancin’ in the Street…Motown & More Revue – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre
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!)

Saturday, May 26, 2018:
Fun on the Farms – Blessington Farms
Memorial Day Remembrance – 9:00am – George Ranch Historical Park
Comicpalooza – 9:00am-7:00pm – George R. Brown
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
FUNomenal Family Festival – 1:00pm-5:00pm – Discovery Green
Dancin’ in the Street…Motown & More Revue – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Sunday, May 27, 2018:
Comicpalooza – 9:00am-5:00pm – George R. Brown
Adventure Kids Playcare Grand Opening – 1:00pm-6:00pm – Adventure Kids Playcare Memorial City (Kids play free… plus free food, music, facepainting and more!)
Dash vs Spirit – 5:00pm – BBVA Compass Stadium
Dancin’ in the Street…Motown & More Revue – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Monday, May 28, 2018:
Visit a new Houston Park!
Memorial Day Remembrance – 9:00am – George Ranch Historical Park
Farm Fun & Blueberry Picking – 9:00am-3:00pm – Blessington Farms
Memorial Day Ceremony – 9:30am – Houston National Cemetery
Memorial Day Ceremony – 10:00am-1:00pm – Sugar Land Memorial Park
Memorial Day in Memorial City – 3:00pm-6:00pm –  The Square at Memorial City

Tuesday, May 29, 2018:
Toddler Tuesday – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Ducks – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Wednesday, May 30, 2018:
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Skeeters vs Ducks – 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.
Katy Moms Blog for things to do in Katy.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! May 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 2018

Make your plans for the weekend, in Houston, with kids!

Go to the final performance of Sideways Stories from Wayside School by Main Street Theater at MATCH.  Or go to the sensory-friendly performance of Ballet Hispanico at Cullen Performance Hall at the University of Houston.

Take your Minecraft fans to Minefaire, The Ultimate Minecraft Experience at NRG.  It’s pricey, but try affiliate Groupon for some $19-$29 tickets or use code BigKidSmallCity on the official Minefaire site.

Or go to the free Bayou Bend Family Day “Portraits of American Families” for activities, demonstrations, and performances in the gardens and the historic mansion. Learn about the families of early America through the art and objects they left behind.

For the full list of things to do, brought to you by our sponsor, H-Town Elite Gymnastics!, look below. To plan out your summer, HERE are all the events planned through August!

Things to Do Any Day:
Stay Cool for FREE this Summer!  Splashpads, Pools, Beaches & Venues with AC!
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
FREE Indoor Playplaces around Houston
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston
Houston Area Waterparks by Location, Cost and Amenities!
Movie Theater Kids Movies for $1 or Less, All Summer Long 2018!
Texas Roadtrips Recommended by Houston Parents
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, May 17, 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.
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Friday, May 18, 2018:
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park
Ballet Hispanico – 10:30am – Cullen Performance Hall at the University of Houston (Sensory-Friendly Student Performance)
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Indians – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
MET Too Dance Company: The Next Step – 7:30pm – MATCH
The Barber of Seville – 8:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre
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!)

Saturday, May 19, 2018:
Fun on the Farm – Blessington Farms
HALS Free Train Rides – 9:00am-1:00pm – Zube Park
Minefaire, The Ultimate Minecraft Experience – 10:00am – NRG (Use code BigKidSmallCity to save 20%… or try affiliate Groupon for some $19 tickets)
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Sideways Stories from Wayside School – 11:00am & 2:00pm – Main Street Theater at MATCH
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Summer Flip Fest – 2:00pm-4:00pm – HTown Elite Gymnastics
Bayou Jamboree – 3:00pm-7:00pm – Market Square Park
Astros vs Indians – 3:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 6:05pm – Constellation Field
MET Too Dance Company: The Next Step – 7:30pm – MATCH
The Barber of Seville – 8:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Jumanji – 8:30pm – Discovery Green

Sunday, May 20, 2018:
Minefaire, The Ultimate Minecraft Experience – NRG (Use code BigKidSmallCity to save 20%)
Bayou Bend Family Day “Family Portraits” – 1:00pm-5:00pm – Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 2:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Indians – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Monday, May 21, 2018:
Visit a new Houston Park

Tuesday, May 22, 2018:
Toddler Tuesday – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Astros vs Giants – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Wednesday, May 23, 2018:
Astros vs Giants – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Grand Opening – 4:00pm – Johnny’s Italian-American Tavern by Carino’s Baytown (Contests, giveaways & the first 100 adults in line at 4pm receive free pizza for a year!)
Dash vs Reign – 7:00pm – 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.
Katy Moms Blog for things to do in Katy.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! May 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 2018

Make your plans for the weekend, in Houston, with kids… with this event list brought to you by our sponsor, H-Town Elite Gymnastics!

Go to Evelyn’s Park for Touch-a-Truck! There will be lots of big trucks and kids get to explore them all. There will even be a sensory friendly hour.

Go to the Houston Fire Museum for Free Play Day. Kids get free admission and can slide down the fireman pole and play in the cab of the truck!

Or head out to the country for Fun on the Farm. Blessington Farms has blueberry picking and lots of fun activities!

For the full list of things to do, brought to you by our sponsor, H-Town Elite Gymnastics!, look below. To plan out your summer, HERE are all the events planned through August!

Things to Do Any Day:
Stay Cool for FREE this Summer!  Splashpads, Pools, Beaches & Venues with AC!
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston
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, May 10, 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.

Friday, May 11, 2018:
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park
Astros vs Rangers – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Houston Ballet presents Don Quixote – 8:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, May 12, 2018:
Fun on the Farm – Blessington Farms
Touch-a-Truck – 10:00am – 2:00pm – Evelyn’s Park
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Sideways Stories from Wayside School – 11:00am & 2:00pm – Main Street Theater at MATCH
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Free Play Day – 12:00pm-4:00pm – Houston Fire Museum (Free admission for kids)
Astros vs Rangers – 6:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Houston Ballet presents Don Quixote – 8:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Sunday, May 13, 2018:
Astros vs Rangers – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Houston Ballet presents Don Quixote – 8:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Monday, May 14, 2018:
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Tuesday, May 15, 2018:
Toddler Tuesday – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 11:05am – Constellation Field

Wednesday, May 16, 2018:
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Skeeters vs Bluecrabs – 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.
Katy Moms Blog for things to do in Katy.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! May 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 2018

Make your plans for the weekend!

Go to our favorite Hands-On Houston at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft.  Just stop by to make your free wearable bouquet with tissue paper and wooden beads.

You can still see Sideways Stories from Wayside School by Main Street Theater at MATCH… and this weekend they also have an ASL Performance and an Audio Described Performance.

Next week is Toddler Tuesday at Discovery Green.  First you can listen to two stories, “Drum Dream Girl” and “Are You Ready for Bed?”, and then you can meet Cinderella and Moana!

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:
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston
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, May 3, 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.
Monkey & Francine in the City of Tigers – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Astros vs Yankees – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Friday, May 4, 2018:
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park
Monkey & Francine in the City of Tigers – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Skeeters vs Patriots – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Society for the Performing Arts presents Troker – 8:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, May 5, 2018:
Houston Dragon Boat Festival – Allen’s Landing Downtown Houston
Fun on the Farm – Blessington Farms
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Sideways Stories from Wayside School – 11:00am & 2:00pm – Main Street Theater at MATCH (11:00am is ASL Performance.  2:00pm is Audio Described Performance)
Hands-On Houston – 11:00am-3:00pm – Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Patriots – 6:05pm – Constellation Field
Dynamo vs Galaxy – 7:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium
Cinco de Mayo at Miller with Mariachi Los Camperos – 8:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Sunday, May 6, 2018:
My First Music Lesson – 2:00pm – Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Patriots  – 2:05pm – Constellation Field

Monday, May 7, 2018:
Find a new Houston Park!

Tuesday, May 8, 2018:
Toddler Tuesday – 10:30am – Discovery Green

Wednesday, May 9, 2018:
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Dash vs Thorns – 7:00pm – 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.
Katy Moms Blog for things to do in Katy.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! April 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, May 1, 2, 2018

Plan out a great weekend in Houston, with kids!

Enjoy movies on the lawn with Paddington at Levy Park and Coco at Discovery Green.  Or enjoy live theater with East Meets West XVI at Miller Outdoor Theatre.

Head out to the baseball games.  The Astros are home at Minute Maid Park and the Skeeters are at Constellation Field.  Both ballparks have playgrounds and family fun!

Next week, take the little kids to Toddler Tuesday at Discovery Green or Mommy & Me at Tanger Outlets Texas City.  Both are free events!

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

Things to Do Any Day:
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston
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, April 26, 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.
Freedom Train: A Celebration of Black History – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Friday, April 27, 2018:
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park
Discovery Discussions Harvey Heroes – 6:30pm – Discovery Green
Skeeters vs Bees – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Athletics – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Movie Night: Paddington – 7:30pm – Levy Park

Saturday, April 28, 2018:
Fun on the Farms – Blessington Farms
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Testing Mom: Houston and Surrounding Areas Live Event – Understanding the G&T Testing and Admissions Process – 11:00am – Hyatt Place Houston/Galleria
Sideways Stories from Wayside School – 11:00am & 2:00pm – Main Street Theater at MATCH
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Robinson-Westchase Neighborhood Library Reopening – 2:00pm – Robinson-Westchase Library
Dash vs Courage – 2:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium
Testing Mom: Houston and Surrounding Areas Live Event – Understanding the G&T Testing and Admissions Process – 3:00pm – Hyatt Place Houston/Galleria
Skeeters vs Bees – 6:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Athletics – 6:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Coco – 8:00pm – Discovery Green
Dance of Asian America: East Meets West XVI – 8:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Sunday, April 29, 2018:
Fun on the Farms – Blessington Farms
Family Zone – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Astros vs Athletics – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Skeeters vs Bees – 2:05pm – Constellation Field

Monday, April 30, 2018:
Skeeters vs Bees – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Athletics – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Tuesday, May 1, 2018:
Toddler Tuesday – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Mommy & Me – 10:30am – Tanger Outlets Texas City (Free event with Jim’s Jungle Exotic Petting Zoo, plus games and activities… Plus kids eat free.)
Skeeters vs Bees – 11:05am – Constellation Field
Astros vs Yankees – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Wednesday, May 2, 2018:
Mommy Mingle – 10:00am – Children’s Museum of Houston Tot Spot
Monkey & Francine in the City of Tigers – 11:00am – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Skeeters vs Bees – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Yankees – 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.
Katy Moms Blog for things to do in Katy.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults


Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! April 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 2018

Make plans for this weekend, with this list sponsored by Adventure Kids Playcare Memorial!

Celebrate Earth Day at the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center.  This family-friendly event is free and includes hikes, face painting, crafts and more.

Go see Sideways Stories from Wayside School by Main Street Theater at MATCH or enjoy the Houston Symphony: Fiesta!  at Jones Hall.

Next week, go to Discovery Green for Toddler Tuesday: Hooray for Hat!  You can listen to the story and then meet Rapunzel and Elena.

For the full list of things to do, brought to you by Adventure Kids Playcare Memorial, look below.

Things to Do Any Day:
Explore Houston like an Insider
Visit a new Houston Park
Find Kid Friendly Restaurants in Houston
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, April 19, 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.

Friday, April 20, 2018:
Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park
HAYA Band: The Migration – 8:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, April 21, 2018:
Fun on the Farms – Blessington Farms
Party for the Planet – 9:00am-3:00pm – Houston Zoo
Houston Symphony: Fiesta! – 10:00am & 11:30am – Jones Hall
Earth Day – 10:00am-2:00pm – Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
HobbyFest 2018 – 10:00am-4:00pm – Hobby Airport
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Taiwan Festival – 10:30am-4:00pm – Point West Drive, Houston
Picnic in the Park – 11:00am-4:00pm – Evelyn’s Park
STEM Saturdays – 12:30pm – Discovery Green
Step Afrika! – 8:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre
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!)

Sunday, April 22, 2018:
Fun on the Farm – Blessington Farms
Party for the Planet – 9:00am-3:00pm – Houston Zoo
Earth Day Houston – 12:00pm-6:00pm – Discovery Green
Sideways Stories from Wayside School – 12:30pm & 3:30pm – Main Street Theater at MATCH
Family Zone – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Monday, April 23, 2018:
Astros vs Angels – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Tuesday, April 24, 2018:
Toddler Tuesday – 10:30am – Discovery Green
Astros vs Angels – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Wednesday, April 25, 2018:
Astros vs Angels – 1:10pm – Minute Maid Park
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Rockets vs Thunderwolves – 8:30pm – Toyota Center

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.
Katy Moms Blog for things to do in Katy.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults