Houston is always eventful. Here are a few things you can enjoy along with your family for the next 7 days. Enjoy the weekend.
Week Long Events
The ICE powered by Green Mountain Energy – Discovery Green
Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 to Sunday, February 5th, 2017 | Discovery Green Conservancy, 1500 McKinney, Houston, Texas 77010.
Have you visited The ICE at Discovery Green yet?! Visit Discovery Green for the discounts, visiting hours, holidays & other special events.
Zoo Lights – Houston Zoo
Friday, November 18th, 2016 to Sunday, January 15th, 2017 | The Houston Zoo, 6200 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030 United States.
Zoo Lights ending this Sunday, last chance to catch the spectacular view. The Houston Zoo is transformed into a winter wonderland! TXU Energy Presents Zoo Lights celebrates its fifth year as one of Houston’s most well-loved holiday traditions. Stroll through the beautiful Houston Zoo and take in the sights and sounds of the season. Enjoy festive carols, sip hot chocolate, and take in the more than 2 million lights! Fifteen miles of eco-friendly LED lighting illuminate our ancient oak trees and decorate the paths to light your way.
FCBarcelona Residential Camps Registration are open now. Get a 10% EARLY BIRD discount until January, 31st.
Meet Pikachu – Tilt Studio Katy Mills
Saturday, January 14th, 2017 | 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM | 5000 Katy Mills Circle
Katy, TX 77494 United States.
Snap a pic with everyone’s favorite Pokemon, Pikachu, when he makes 3 hour-long appearances at the Tilt Studio at Katy Mills Mall.
Skate with the Storybook Stars at the ICE – Discovery Green
Saturday, January 7th, 2017 | 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM | 1500 McKinney St
Houston, TX 77010 United States.
Bring your camera as the man in the jolly red suit is on hand to skate with the kids at The ICE in Discovery Green Park.
Family Fun Day – The Match
Sunday, January 15th, 2017 | 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM | The Match, 3400 Main St, Houston, TX 77002, United States
Join The Match for their 2nd Annual FREE Family Fun Day and experience one of Houston’s exciting new arts center! Enjoy a range of activities for children:
- Music by DJ Beetlejuice
- Chalk and balloon artists
- Magic Show by Magician Robby Bennett at every hour starting at 1:30 PM.
- Character visits with Duck from Duck For President and Fancy Nancy from Fancy Nancy presented by Main Street Theater
- Kid-Fun Music Concerts by Prelude Music at 1:30 PM and 2:45 PM
- Indoor bounce house
- Face painters and stilt walkers!
All events are FREE and open to the public!
Peter and The Wolf Concert – the Houston Zoo
Sunday, January 15th, 2017 | 2:00 PM | 200 Hermann Park Dr
Houston, TX 77030 United States.
ROCO partners once again with the Interactive Theater Company to bring Prokofiev’s “Peter and the Wolf” to life at The Houston Zoo. Free with zoo admission, these performances are part of The Houston Zoo’s initiative to promote wolf conservation.
Social Tuesdays – Discovery Green
Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 | 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM | 1500 McKinney St
Houston, TX 77010 United States.
An event sponsored by Ice Rink Events. Take pictures in the “Selfie Zone” and share with us using #DGICE or #DiscoveryGreen for a chance to win free skating passes!
Thursday Free Museum Entry
Children’s Museum of Houston FREE 5:00-8:00pm
The Health Museum FREE 2:00-7:00pm
Houston Museum of Natural Science FREE 3:00-5:00pm
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston FREE 10:00-9:00pm