If you’re new to Houston, you’ll probably learn pretty quickly that there’s always something fun to do here. Whether you’re interested in art, music, or spending time outside with your family, you can always find plenty of activities to enjoy in your free time!
Check Out These Fun Upcoming Events Around Houston:
1. Trivia Night At The Ginger Man Midtown – 7/16, 7/23, And 7/30
The Ginger Man in Midtown Houston hosts a weekly trivia night on Mondays, starting at 7:30 PM. Test your knowledge and win fun prizes!
2. Family Night At Palava Family Entertainment Center – 7/18-12/26
Every Wednesday from now through the end of the year, Palava Family Entertainment Center in Spring is offering a discounted package that includes 1 large 2 topping pizza, 12 baked wings, 1 family salad, and 4 unlimited play passes for laser tag, minigolf, and Playstructure.
3. Houston Zoo After Dark – 7/19
Thursday, July 19 will be the final installment of the Houston Zoo After Dark series. From 6 PM to 8 PM, adults can enjoy viewing exhibits while the zoo is closed to children. Then, from 8 PM to 10 PM, a live country band will perform so attendees can enjoy line dancing, cornhole, or a game of horseshoes.
4. Weekly Farmers Market At Imperial Park Recreation Center
Every Saturday from 9 AM – 1 PM, the Imperial Park Recreation Center hosts a festival-like farmers market, where shoppers can purchase local-grown produce and grass-fed meats while enjoying live music from local artists.
5. Nightly Spirits Haunted Pub Tour – Weekly On Fridays And Saturdays
Every Friday and Saturday from 8:30 PM to 11:00 PM, Nightly Spirits offers a haunted pub tour that starts at Charbar and takes guests throughout Houston. Learn about local history and visit haunted sites while you enjoy a few drinks with friends!
6. Summer Saturday Nights At The Blue Field Market – Weekly On Saturdays
Every week from now until August 18, Blue Field Market will host a free event from 6 PM to 7 PM, where guests can enjoy shopping from local jewelry makers, clothing designers, and makers of home goods. Food trucks and live entertainment will also be present, and there will be plenty of games to enjoy with the whole family!
7. Party On The Plaza – NOLA Nights – 7/27
From 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM, Sugar Land Town Square is celebrating New Orleans culture with authentic, live music, plus snacks and beer!
8. Party On The Plaza – Summer Luau – 7/28
On Saturday, July 28, Sugar Land Town Square is hosting a Hawaii-themed party from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM. Entertainment will include live music from Hanna’s Reef (a Jimmy Buffet tribute band) and hula dancers. Bar Louie will also be selling cocktails.
9. Beer Fest USA – 7/28
White Oak Music Hall is hosting Beer Fest USA on Saturday, July 28! Guests can enjoy live music, DJs, food trucks, and at least 17 different varieties of beer. The event will take place from 1 PM to 10 PM outside the venue in the lawn area and into the parking lot.
10. 3rd Annual Fajita Festival – 7/28
The Annual Fajita Festival will take place on Saturday, July 28 from 1 PM until 8 PM and is guaranteed to be a fun time for the entire family! In addition to authentic Mexican food, drinks, and entertainment, there will be plenty of kid-friendly activities and even a wrestling match!
Best of all, the proceeds will benefit the Texas Lions Camp, a charitable organization that provides free camping experiences to children with conditions in Texas.
11. Bayou Bikers – 8/5
For the rest of the year, Bayou Bikers will meet on the first Sunday of every month at Market Square Park at 8 AM. From there, cyclists will embark on long-distance rides throughout Houston, ranging between 25 and 40 miles each.
12. 2018 Houston Food Fest – 8/18
On Saturday, August 18, this year’s Houston Food Fest will be held in Hermann Square Park from 12 PM until 10 PM. There will be food from more than 70 different vendors, as well as games and live music. Kids ages 12 and under can even attend for free!
Want To Learn More About Living In Houston?
As I mentioned earlier, there’s always plenty to do for fun when you live in the Houston area! If you’re thinking of moving to a home near Houston, we should talk! Contact me today to learn how I can assist you in your home purchase.
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