Discounts to Holiday Shows in Houston, 2017!

Update: Find the latest list HERE!

We LOVE holiday shows… but with lots of kids, the ticket prices add up quickly. This is why I keep a close eye on discounts for the things to do around Houston.

Below are the discounted shows we’ve found so far… and will keep updating it as we find more. Just know that some of these deals and dates sell out quick!

Affiliate links included.


Update: Find the latest list HERE!

A Charlie Brown Christmas – MATCH – Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston (Houston, TX) – November 21, 2017-December 16, 2017

Join Charlie Brown and his Peanuts gang in this heartwarming holiday musical based on the beloved animated TV special. Dig past the commercialized gimmicks of presents and decorations with these beloved characters to rediscover the true meaning of Christmas. Through a pageant and a spindly tree, Charlie Brown and friends bring the holiday spirit back to life for families once again.


Best Christmas Pageant Ever: Delinquent Kids Put On a Chaotic Christmas Show – A.D. Players Theater (Houston, TX) – November 30, 2017-December 23, 2017

Christmas is a time to be good and spread holiday cheer — unless you’re a part of the Herdman clan, in which case your goal is to partake in enough delinquent behavior to end up on a permanent naughty list. When the rowdy and rambunctious Herdman children show up at a local Sunday school in search of free snacks, they wind up getting cast in the annual snooze-fest of a Christmas pageant. The kids wreak havoc on the show, scaring off other cast members, offending the congregants and even setting fire to the church. But one way or another, the Herdman herd is determined to put on “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever”.


A Christmas Carol — A Ghost Story of Christmas: A Twist on the Holiday Favorite – Alley Theatre (Houston, TX) – November 26, 2017-December 13, 2017

Charles Dickens’ classic tale of redemption and holiday cheer returns to Alley Theatre. “A Christmas Carol — A Ghost Story of Christmas” has become a Houston seasonal favorite for its haunting yet heartwarming — and frequently very funny — reimagining of the journey of miserly Ebenezer Scrooge and the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve.


Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter Knight: Modern Take on Fairy Tale With Pop Music, Magic & More – The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts – Sarofim Hall (Houston, TX) – December 12, 2017-December 23, 2017

A storybook kingdom of beautiful princesses, evil fairies and infectious pop tunes — the whole family will be delighted by this updated version of the classic European fairy tale. “Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter Knight” follows the princess Aurora, who has been cursed into a 100-year sleep by a dark fairy named Carabosse. Under the protection of her beloved companions Silly Billy and Nanny Tickle, Aurora waits in slumber until she is awakened by true love’s kiss. This interactive show features plenty of magic, humor and contemporary pop music — including songs by Blondie, Bruno Mars, Jessie J, Katy Perry and more — that’ll have audiences of all ages cheering and singing along.


Frosty the Snowman: A Family Musical – Salem Lutheran (Houston, Texas) – December 2, 2017-December 23, 2017

Frosty and his young friends learn valuable lessons about the true meaning of friendship when family musical “Frosty the Snowman” comes to Salem Lutheran in Houston. You and your family can watch the magical hat in action this holiday season.


A Snow White Christmas: Modern Spin on a Classic – Theatre Suburbia (Houston, TX) – November 10, 2017-December 1, 2017

So many fairy tales count on living happily ever after, but how often do they actually follow up with those guys anyways? “A Snow White Christmas” plays with this idea at Theatre Suburbia, refreshing the timeless tale with a contemporary twist of pop culture and plenty of holiday tunage that the whole family will dig.


Harlem Globetrotters: Insane Hoops & High Comedy – NRG Arena (Houston, TX) – January 27, 2017

With their amazing athletic, acrobatic and clowning skills, the team of insanely talented men and women known as the Harlem Globetrotters is sort of like the greatest circus troupe you’ve ever seen — but with way more slam dunks. And Hi-Lite, Too Tall, El Gato and the others know how to do more than just shoot hoops — they’ll wow you with ball-handling wizardry, rim-rattling jams and four-pointers shot from 30 feet away, not to mention their clever comedy bits.


“Mary Poppins” the Musical on December 8 or 9 – World Theater Katy – December 8, 2017-December 9, 2017

$19 for one ticket for general-admission seating (up to $28 value), $26 for one ticket for VIP seating (up to $38 value)

Leave A Comment!