This is the last weekend before the schools reopen on Monday. So do make sure you take some time out of your busy routine to spend some awesome time with your kids before they go back to school. Listed on this blog are a few fun things to do with your kids before & during the back to school week.
- Hunters Extravaganza 2016 – Texas Trophy Hunters Association San Antonio
Friday, August 19 – Sunday August 19 | 3201 E Houston St
San Antonio, TX 78219 United States.
The Granddaddy of ALL Texas hunting shows is back for 2016 – so, make sure you and the whole family are there! Try out the latest deer hunting equipment, hunting accessories, hunting clothing, rifles, knives, archery & other exciting hunting gear.
- Children’s Summer History – The Fort Bend County Museum
Friday, August 19, 2016 | 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM | Fort Bend Museum/500 Houston Street in Richmond.
Let’s celebrate the end of summer with your favorite activities. Throughout the summer guests will vote on their favorite programs that they just can’t get enough of and we will do them again!
Price: $4 per child (members)/$6 per child (non-members)
- Free Crafts & Activities – Lakeshore Learning Center
Saturday, 20th August 2016 | 11 AM to 3 PM.
Lakeshore Learning Store offers FREE craft activities for kids ages 3 and up at all of our locations! Please visit Lakeshore Learning for more information.
- Snow Day – Houston Zoo
Saturday, August 20, 2016 | 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM | 200 Hermann Park Dr
Houston, TX 77030 United States.
Enjoy two snow fields, a smaller field for the little ones and a larger field for the bigger kids, and chill out on a hot summer day. Kids of all ages can create their own snowman, make a snow angel or simply enjoy the cold snow on a hot summer’s day.
- 30th Annual AIA SandCastle Competition in Galveston – AIA Houston
Saturday, August 20, 2016 | 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM | 1923 Boddeker
Galveston, TX 77550 United States.
The AIA Sandcastle Competition is on for Saturday August 20th. The AIA Sand Castle Competition is a daylong event where more than 60 teams will compete to build the most spectacular sand castle. The public is welcome to watch as the teams build from 10 AM to 3 PM. Voting lasts from 1 PM to 3:30 PM. There will be live music, refreshments and an award ceremony announcing the winners.
- Lowe’s Build and Grow Clinic and Lawn Games – Discovery Green
Sunday, August 21, 2016 | 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM | 1500 McKinney St
Houston, TX 77010 United States.
Calling all crafty kids! Join Lowe’s on the Lawn to build your very own wooden craft and play lawn games for prizes! Please Note: Fire Truck craft is limited to first 50 participants.
- Toddler Time in Houston – Freeman Branch Library
Monday, August 22 – Tuesday, August 23, 2016 | 11:15 AM | Freeman Branch Library, 16616 Diana Lane Houston, Texas 77062. Children’s Activity Space
For children 18 months to 3 years and their parents or caregivers. Toddler Time features books, songs, finger plays, music and movement! Free tickets are required and available at the Kids Information Desk beginning at 10 AM. Due to space limitations, only one adult is permitted per child.
- Two for Tuesday – Downtown Aquarium
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 | Downtown Aquarium, 410 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002.
An underwater adventure. Buy one get one free. Click here for the coupon.
- Nature Story Time – Nature Discovery Center
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 | 4:00 PM.
A FREE story time for pre-schoolers and their parents, grandparents, or caregivers. Storytime may involve visits with live animals, puppets, short nature walks in the park, crafts, or songs in addition to age appropriate nature related stories.
- Happy Hour Thursdays – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Thursday, August 25, 2016 |10AM – 9PM | Museum of Fine Arts Houston.
Bring your friends to a museum-style happy hour! General admission is free on Thursdays, so take advantage of the opportunity to discover your Museum at no cost.
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