November 17
8:00 AM
The Giving Thanks 5K/10K will feature 5K/10K (USATF certified) for runners, walkers, and families and a 1K Kids’ Fun Run. The Kids’ Fall Festival includes a jumpy castle ...
9:00 AM
The Texas Renaissance Festival, the nation’s largest, most acclaimed renaissance theme park, returns for the 44th season. The magic of the Festival transports patrons to the 16th century offering ...
9:00 AM
The Great Inflatable Race is an obstacle fun run where participants make their way through a series of giant inflatable obstacles spread throughout the race course.
10:00 AM
JoMar Visions is back at ArtCrawl this year. The exhibit, in an East End location secured specifically by JoMar Visions for this big event, will count with more than 40 ...
10:00 AM
Art in the Park will feature talented artists and musicians, along with great food, live artist demonstrations, and free art activities. In the evening, children's activities will fall away ...
11:00 AM
The 26th Houston Turkish Festival will celebrate all things Turkish, including authentic Turkish food, coffee, live music, traditional folk dancing including the famous whirling dervishes, a kids’ corner filled with ...
11:00 AM
Fresh Arts will host their 13th Annual Winter Holiday Art Market (WHAM), bringing together Houston creatives for a weekend art sale that offers a unique mix of fine art and ...
11:00 AM
The ICE is the largest outdoor ice skating surface in the Southwest. Discovery Green uses water from Kinder Lake to freeze the ice, and all equipment runs on Green Mountain ...
12:00 PM
"The Trouble with Toys" presents work of six Houston artists: Becki Van Compernolle, Charlotte Cosgrove, Jill Dietrich, Edward Lane McCartney, Suzette Mouchaty and Deasa Turner. Through assemblage, these artists use ...
12:00 PM
Texas-born and Grammy Award-nominated hip-hop artist Travis Scott will headline the inaugural Astroworld Festival, set to take place across the street from the former home of AstroWorld, an amusement park ...
Editors' Pick
1:00 PM
This festive gathering will celebrate the start of holiday delights with live music from the Joseph Corri band, hot chocolate provided by Amorino, coffee by Cavo, gift monogramming, horse-drawn carriage ...
2:30 PM
Alley Theatre will present their annual family-friendly re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits who visit him on Christmas Eve ...
3:00 PM
Fresh produce, locally sourced spreads and condiments, and other foodie favorites can be found each month at the Sienna Plantation Community Farmers Market. The market happens 1-5 pm the fourth ...
5:00 PM
The Houston Zoo will be transformed into a winter wonderland. TXU Energy presents Zoo Lights celebrates its seventh year as one of Houston’s most well-loved holiday traditions. Sip hot ...
5:00 PM
The 2018 Magical Winter Lights will feature eight themed sections, including The Kingdom, The Village, The Dino, The East, Houston, The Globe, and the festival’s newest sections: The Ice ...
5:00 PM
The all-female-composer program “Queen of Hearts” continues the In Concert series with ROCO favorite Mei-Ann Chen at the podium. Solitaire, a world premiere commission by Heather Schmidt for violin solo ...
7:30 PM
Alley Theatre will present their annual family-friendly re-telling of Charles Dickens’ classic story, which follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits who visit him on Christmas Eve ...
7:30 PM
The Music Box Theater will present Back to the '80s, a comedic and musical tribute to the extraordinary and unforgettable music of the 1980s. The production will feature Michael Jackson ...
7:30 PM
When We Take Flight will feature works by the NYC-based Kyle Abraham, Bridget L. Moore and Sean Carmon, as well as a world premiere by Princess Grace Awardee Joshua Manculich.
7:30 PM
The Legends of Soul concert will feature performances by Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, The Whispers, Freddie Jackson, and Howard Hewett.
8:00 PM
Five preteens teeter on the brink of adolescence when a shocking and violent act interrupts their insular world of personal struggles and triumphs. Catastrophic favorite Chana Porter takes us back ...
8:00 PM
After years of separation, three very different sisters come together to make arrangements for their mother's funeral in this bitingly savage dark comedy. Each of the sisters have vastly ...
8:30 PM
Former American Idol​ finalist Crystal Bowersox comes to Houston in support of her 2017 album, Alive.
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