Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, August 16-22, 2018!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for August 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! August 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 2018

Make your plans for a great weekend in Houston, with kids!

Take the family to Game Night at the Houston Zoo.  This is the last Evening Chill of the summer!

Cheer for the DashDynamo and the Texans.  Or go see Park People, which has moved to the other side of downtown.

Next week, get Buy One Get One Free Admission to the  Downtown Aquarium.  Bring your coupon to Two for Tuesday and get access to the aquarium, the stingray tank 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:

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!
Houston Citywide Map: Things to do in Houston, with kids
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!

Thursday, August 16, 2018:

Park People – Houston Center Downtown
Free Museum Entry – Museum District
Find a museum district restaurant HERE.
Skeeters vs Patriots – 7:05pm – Constellation Field

Friday, August 17, 2018:

Park People – Houston Center Downtown
Fly in for Storytime – 9:30am – Lone Star Flight Museum
Family Game Night – 5:00pm – Houston Zoo
Dash vs Spirit – 7:30pm – BBVA Compass Stadium

Saturday, August 18, 2018:

[Click HERE… for things to do Saturday through Wednesday]


Top 10 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – August 13-19, 2018

Make plans for another great week in Houston, with kids!  Here are the top things to do for Monday through Sunday, August 13-19, 2018.

You can also find the full list of events HERE … and ALL the Summer Break Fun, HERE!

1.  All week long, Stay Cool with FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues.

2.  All week long, go see the Park People at Houston Center.  The monochromatic, interactive Lego brick sculptures are seated on benches, waiting for you to sit next to them.

3.  Monday through Thursday, cheer for the Skeeters at Constellation Field

4.  On Tuesday, bring your coupon to Two for Tuesday at the Downtown Aquarium.  Get buy one get one free admission to the aquarium, the stingray tank and all the rides.

5.  Tuesday and Wednesday, cheer for the Astros at Minute Maid Park.

6.  On Thursday, enjoy the Free Museum Day in the museum district.

7.  On Friday, Fly in for Storytime at the Lone Star Flight Museum.  When you arrive on time for storytime… you get a big discount on museum admission!

8.  On Friday, cheer for the Dash at BBVA Compass Stadium.

9.  On Friday and Saturday, take the family to Game Night at the Houston Zoo.  This is the last Evening Chill of the summer!

10.  On Saturday, cheer for the Dynamo at BBVA Compass Stadium.


Things to Do in Houston, with Kids… Posts on BigKidSmallCity, Published August 4-10, 2018!

There are a lot of things to do in Houston, with kids, each week… and it can be hard to keep track of it all!

To help you find all the Houston resources, weekend events, Houston parks, kid friendly restaurants and things to do… here are all the updates from this week, August 4-10, 2018.

Weekend Events:

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

Things to Do Around Houston:

Houston Restaurants:


Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, August 9-15, 2018!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for August 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! August 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 2018

Plan out your weekend in Houston, with kids!

Beat the Heat with the bash at the Houston Zoo.  Play in the snow and splash in the splashpad!

Go see the Park People at Allen Center Downtown.  The monochromatic, interactive Lego brick sculptures are seated on benches, waiting for you to sit next to them.

Or go cheer for the Skeeters at Constellation Field and the Astros at Minute Maid Park.

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:

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!
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
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!

Thursday, August 9, 2018:

Park People – Allen Center Downtown
Free Museum Entry– Museum District
Find a museum district restaurant HERE.
Astros vs Mariners – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Friday, August 10, 2018:

Park People – Allen Center Downtown
Fly in for Storytime – 9:30am – Lone Star Flight Museum
Beat the Heat Bash – 5:00pm – Houston Zoo
Skeeters vs Patriots – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Astros vs Mariners – 7:10pm – Minute Maid Park

Saturday, August 11, 2018:

[Click HERE… for things to do Saturday through Wednesday!]


Top 10 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – August 6-12, 2018

Make plans for another great week in Houston, with kids!  Here are the top things to do for Monday through Sunday, August 6-12, 2018.

You can also find the full list of events HERE … and ALL the Summer Break Fun, HERE!

1.  All week long, Stay Cool with FREE Houston Splashpads, Pools & Air Conditioned Venues.

2.  All week long, go see the Park People at Allen Center Downtown.  The monochromatic, interactive Lego brick sculptures are seated on benches, waiting for you to sit next to them.

3.  On Monday, take the family to a Taste of Rosenberg.  Join over a dozen local restaurants at the Rosenberg Civic Center for free samples and live music.

4.  On Tuesday, bring your coupon to Two for Tuesday at the Downtown Aquarium.  Get buy one get one free admission to the aquarium, the stingray tank and all the rides.

5.  On Wednesday, learn about the Snakes of Texas with the Family Night at the Nature Discovery Center.

6.  On Thursday, enjoy the Free Museum Day in the museum district.

7.  Thursday through Sunday, cheer for the Astros at Minute Maid Park.

8.  On Friday, Fly in for Storytime at the Lone Star Flight Museum.  When you arrive on time for storytime… you get a big discount on museum admission!

9.  Friday through Sunday, cheer for the Skeeters at Constellation Field.

10.  On Friday and Saturday, Beat the Heat with the bash at the Houston Zoo.  Play in the snow and splash in the splashpad!


Things to Do in Houston, with Kids… Posts on BigKidSmallCity, Published July 28 – August 3, 2018!

There are a lot of things to do in Houston, with kids, each week… and it can be hard to keep track of it all!

To help you find all the Houston resources, weekend events, Houston parks, kid friendly restaurants and things to do… here are all the updates from this week, July 28 – August 3, 2018.

Weekend Events:

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

Things to Do Around Houston:

Houston Restaurants:


Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, August 2-8, 2018!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for August 2-8!  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! August 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 2018

Plan out your weekend, in Houston, with kids!

Go to Hands On Houston at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft!  This month you can do paper weaving with Daniel Garver. This event is always free and open to all ages.

Enjoy some Super! Summer Fun at the Houston Zoo.  Wear your favorite  fairy tale gown or superhero cape… or make your own at the zoo.

Next week, get a Taste of Rosenberg at Rosenberg Civic Center, learn about the Snakes of Texas at the Nature Discovery Center or get Buy One Get One Free Admission at the Downtown Aquarium (with coupon).

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:

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.
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
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!

Thursday, August 2, 2018:

Park People – Allen Center Downtown
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 6:00pm-8:00pm
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston FREE 10:00am-9:00pm
Find a museum district restaurant HERE.
Skeeters vs Revolution – 7:05pm – Constellation Field
Houston Shakespeare Festival: Hamlet – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Friday, August 3, 2018:

Park People – Allen Center Downtown
Fly in for Storytime – 9:30am – Lone Star Flight Museum
Super! Summer Fun – 5:00pm – Houston Zoo
Houston Shakespeare Festival: Comedy of Errors – 8:15pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, August 4, 2018:

[Click HERE… for things to do Saturday through Wednesday]