Houston’s Weekend Happenings June 21st, 22nd, 23rd



June 21st, 22nd 





Market Street – The Woodlands presents Blogger Closet Sale

WHEN:  Friday 10:00am, Saturday 10:00am

WHERE: Market Street, 9595 Six Pines Dr., The Woodlands, TX 77380, Get Directions >

COST:  Admission is free

DETAILS:  The Blogger Closet Sale will feature 10 participating local influencers that will gather in the space between Kate Spade and Drybar to sell gently worn clothing and accessories straight from their closets. Participating bloggers include Ashlee Frazier; Loren Hamilton of Wear and When Blog; Brittany Fullwood of The Hello Honey Blog; Alex Carreno Haines; Rebekah Gullo of Fashion and My Fellows; Candace Thomas of Luxe With Kids, and Jillian Goltzman of Cup of Charisma. Shoppers who stop by the official Blogger Closet Sale Launch Party can have light refreshments, beverages, photos, and fun with their favorite bloggers. Each of the participating bloggers will make an appearance and greet guests at some point throughout the two-day sale. Additionally, each of the 10 bloggers will donate a featured accessory to be raffled off to winning shoppers.

INFO:  https://shopatmarketstreet.com./


June 21st, 22nd





MsIndependent presents #GirlsNightOut – Instafamous Women’s Extravaganza

WHEN: Friday 5:00pm, Saturday 5:00pm

WHERE:  Post Oak Central, 1900 Post Oak Blvd., Houston, TX 77056, Get Directions >

COST:  $35-$45

DETAILS: Social media entrepreneur and owner of MsIndependent, Erin Creek, is hosting her signature event, #GirlsNightOut. Back for its fourth year, #GirlsNightOut is an interactive pop-up event bringing the world of Insta fame to everyone, regardless of follower count. No Insta experience would be complete without hair and makeup touchups, craft cocktails, gourmet bites, and edible art. Visitors will experience interactive and elaborate art displays they can see, touch, and even taste. There will be several installations, each designed to invoke the inner star in guests. Guests will also enjoy shopping from local girl bosses, chef-inspired creations, and craft cocktails.

INFO:  https://www.msindependent.net/events


June 21st





Lawndale Art Center presents Summer Exhibitions opening reception

WHEN:  Friday 6:00pm

WHERE:  Lawndale Art Center, 4912 Main St., Houston, TX 77002, Get Directions >

COST: Admission is free

DETAILS: Lawndale Art Center’s Summer Exhibitions will feature the 2018/19 Artist Studio Program participants, Julia Barbosa Landois, Robert Hodge, and John Pluecker, as well as Preetika Rajgariah, Jonathan Molina-Garcia, and Michael Bhichitkul.

INFO:  713-528-5858, https://lawndaleartcenter.org/event/opening-reception-4/


June 21st





2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup

WHEN:  Friday 6:00pm

WHERE:  BBVA Compass Stadium, 2200 Texas St., Houston, TX 77003, Get Directions >

COST:  $30-$125

DETAILS: Houston is one of nine cities hosting early round games of the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup, pitting national soccer teams from North America, Central America, and the Caribbean against each other.

In this doubleheader, El Salvador will face off against Jamaica, and Honduras will play Curaçao.

INFO:  https://thisisours.goldcup.org/


June 21st





Land Rover Houston Central’s Rainbow on the Green®

WHEN:  Friday 7:00pm

WHERE:  Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney St., Houston, TX 77010, Get Directions >

COST:  Admission is free

DETAILS:  Discovery Green presents its annual citywide LGBT celebration with entertainment by Chad and ONEUP, along with some of Houston’s best drag performers.

INFO:  713-400-7336, https://www.discoverygreen.com/


June 21st





Sugar Land Town Square presents Lyrics & Lawn Games

WHEN:  Friday 7:30pm

WHERE:  Sugar Land Town Square, 2711 Plaza Dr., Sugar Land, TX 77479, Get Directions >

COST: Admission is free

DETAILS:  Sugar Land Town Square presents Lyrics & Lawn Games, an event where families and friends can have fun at the Plaza. Jupiter Pizza & Waffles Co. will be serving beer and wine for $5. There will be live music from Shotgun Road, a country group that plays the biggest and best country hits from yesterday and today, as well as original music.

INFO:  http://sugarlandtownsquare.com/


June 21st, 22nd





Houston Symphony presents ExxonMobil Summer Symphony Nights

WHEN:  Friday 8:30pm, Saturday 8:30pm

WHERE:  Miller Outdoor Theatre, 6000 Hermann Park Dr., Houston, TX 77030, Get Directions >

COST:  Admission is free

DETAILS:  Experience the sounds of the Houston Symphony in a series of family-friendly concerts showcasing inspirational compositions and rising stars of the classical world.

Schedule of events

June 21: Sibelius and Rachmaninoff

June 22: Tchaikovsky’s Romeo & Juliet

INFO:  281-373-3386, https://www.milleroutdoortheatre.com/performance/exxonmobil-summer-symphony-nights/

June 21st




Kemah Boardwalk presents Fireworks Fridays

WHEN:  Friday 9:30pm

WHERE:  Kemah Boardwalk, 215 Kipp Ave., Kemah, TX 77565, Get Directions >

COST: Admission is free

DETAILS: Fireworks Fridays is a series of captivating fireworks displays accompanied to music and late-night specials. Following each fireworks show, Boardwalk guests can enjoy a variety of late-night specials such as live music in the Events Plaza until 11 pm, rides open until midnight, free souvenir cup refills after 9:30 pm, and additional retail savings. Saltgrass Steak House, Lighthouse Buffet, Red Sushi, and Kemah Aquarium will all have happy hour specials for visiting night owls.

Schedule of events

June 21: Iconic TV theme songs

INFO:  877-285-3624, https://www.kemahboardwalk.com/featuring/firework-fridays/


June 22nd, 23rd





4th Annual Texas Home & Garden Show

WHEN:  Saturday 10:00am, Sunday 11:00am

WHERE: NRG Center, 1 NRG Park, Houston, TX 77054, Get Directions >

COST:  $8-$10; free for children 14 and under

DETAILS:  The 4th Annual Texas Home & Garden Show presented by Floor & Decor will give guests a chance to shop for their home improvement needs from a wide range of retailers. Show highlights include Floor & Decor, the leading specialty retailer of hard surface flooring; White Rock Country Rags & Doodads, a collection of fabulous & funky vendors who offer the best in vintage, retro and re-purposed treasures; free make-and-take projects; a chance to create an outdoor oasis with with Hidden Cove Outdoors; Redefining Rest, which strives to give customers a better night’s rest for a healthier life; and a KidsZone, with an array of inflatables for the little ones.

INFO:  713-629-3700, https://texashomeandgarden.com/


June 22nd, 23rd 




Holocaust Museum Houston Grand Reopening

WHEN:  Saturday 10:00am, Sunday 12:00pm

WHERE:  Holocaust Museum Houston, 5401 Caroline St., Houston, TX 77004, Get Directions >

COST:  $10-$1 5; free for children, students (includes college students with valid college ID), and active duty military

DETAILS: Holocaust Museum Houston, Lester and Sue Smith Campus will grand reopen after a $34 million expansion of its original building. By more than doubling in size to a total of 57,000 square feet, the new facility will rank as the nation’s fourth largest Holocaust museum and the first to be fully bilingual in English and Spanish. The new three-story structure will house a welcome center, four permanent galleries and two changing exhibition galleries, classrooms, research library, café, 200-seat indoor theater and 175-seat outdoor amphitheater. Opening weekend activities include Holocaust Survivor Talks at 11 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm on Saturday, and 1 pm and 3 pm on Sunday. The first 500 people in line each day of opening weekend will receive a free Holocaust Museum Houston tote bag. Admission is free for children and students (includes college students with valid college ID), $15 for adults, and $10 for seniors and AARP members; free for active military through Labor Day as part of the Blue Star Museums program.

INFO:  713-942-8000, https://hmh.org/


June 22nd






Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center presents Toy Story Meet-and-Greet

WHEN:  Saturday 10:00am

WHERE:  Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center, 198 Kempner St., Sugar Land, TX 77498, Get Directions >

COST: $11-$12; free for members and children under 1

DETAILS:  Guests are invited to grab their cowboy and cowgirl hats and saddle up to meet their favorite Toy Storycharacters. Participants can snap a picture with the boot-stomping duo, Woody and Jessie.

INFO:  http://childrensdiscoveryfb.org/


June 22nd





Fort Bend County Libraries presents Missouri City Pops

WHEN:  Saturday 10:30am

WHERE: George Memorial Library, 1001 Golfview Dr., Richmond, TX 77469, Get Directions >

COST:  Admission is free

DETAILS:  Lively patriotic music by talented local musicians with the Missouri City Pops will be featured at Fort Bend County Libraries’ George Memorial Library.

Under the direction of Linda Stiegler, the band will perform a selection of patriotic tunes representing past and present Americana, as well as some show tunes and movie themes, oldies, big band, and current hits – with some of their own special brand of fun mixed in, too.

INFO:  http://www.fortbend.lib.tx.us/


June 22nd





Anchor Point Ministries presents Cupcake War

WHEN: Saturday 2:00pm

WHERE: Johnnie Arolfo Civic Center, 400 W. Walker St., League City, TX 77573, Get Directions >

COST:  $5-$100

DETAILS:  Anchor Point presents its first-ever Cupcake War, a cupcake baking and decorating competition in the Clear Lake area. With three divisions – Professional, Home Baker, and Youth – all ages and skill levels are welcome to compete. Even those who don’t bake can join the fun; the only requirement is a sweet tooth. There is something for everyone: cupcake tasting, a diaper derby, and a few family-friendly surprises. Guests will also be helping kids from hard places learn how to thrive because no one is beyond hope.

INFO:  https://www.anchorpoint.us/cupcake.html


June 22nd





Goethe Pop Up Houston presents First Battle of the Cold War – The Airlift to Save Berlin

WHEN:  Saturday 3:00pm

WHERE: Goethe Pop Up Houston , 1824 Spring St. Studio 1, Houston, TX 77007, Get Directions >

COST: Admission is free

DETAILS:  Using images and artifacts from the collection of the Lone Star Flight Museum, this presentation will look at the men, machines and organizations that made this miracle of logistics possible and how it set the tone for the Cold War between NATO and the Warsaw Pact powers for the next 43 years.

This talk closes out the exhibition, “70 Years Berlin Airlift.”

INFO:  https://www.goethe.de/ins/us/en/sta/htx/ver.cfm?fuseaction=events.detail&event_id=21584900


June 22nd





Bisong Art Gallery presents “Tom Ruthz” opening reception

WHEN: Saturday 5:00pm

WHERE:  Bisong Art Gallery, 1305 Sterrett St., Houston, TX 77002, Get Directions >

COST:  Admission is free

DETAILS:  Tom Ruthz is a Brazilian artist originally from Rio de Janeiro. Ruthz began his career as a painter focusing primarily in fine arts. He is also well-known for portraits, paintings of horses, urban scenes, seascapes and African tribal art. Several of Ruthz’s paintings have been well-received in the art community and added to private collections.

INFO:  713-498-3015, https://bisonggallery.com/upcoming-events/


June 22nd




Deborah Colton Gallery presents Amita Bhatt: “Between Light and Shadow” opening reception

WHEN:  Saturday 6:00pm

WHERE:  Deborah Colton Gallery, 2445 North Blvd., Houston, TX 77098, Get Directions >

COST:  Admission is free

DETAILS:  Deborah Colton Gallery presents the dynamic multi-media exhibition, “Between Light and Shadow,” featuring a new series of work by international artist, Amita Bhatt.  Bhatt digs deep into world philosophies and mythologies to answer questions pertaining to our political as well as personal belief systems. Unafraid to explore uncomfortable territories, the artist mines from a range of sources to create hybrid creatures that are often symbolic of man’s psychological condition in an angst ridden zeitgeist. Bhatt’s work is derived from a variety of sources including popular fiction, children’s fables, world mythologies, as well as current political events.

Following the opening reception, the exhibit will be on display until August 10.

INFO:  713-869-5151, http://www.deborahcoltongallery.com/


June 22nd





Global Dinner Table presents Rotisserie Lamb Dinner

WHEN:  Saturday 6:00pm

WHERE:  Finca Tres Robles, 257 N. Greenwood St., Houston, TX 77011, Get Directions >

COST:  $50-$60

DETAILS: Robert Chan from Global Dinner Table catering and Chef Jonnie Sanchez from HeBrews catering will combine their talents for a rotisserie lamb dinner. This family-style dinner will include several tapas and dessert. Guests will see and enjoy the rotisserie of the lamb as it is cooked in front of them.

INFO: 713-591-7102, http://www.globaldinnertable.com/


June 22ND





WHEN:  Saturday 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM, DOWNTOWN HOUSTON

WHERE:  901 Bagby Street, Houston, TX 77002 United States+ Google Map

COST:  Admission is free

DETAILS: The Houston Pride Festival® and Houston Pride Parade® are at the center of the Celebration with an attendance of over 700,000 people every year from all over the world. Come and join all of the LGBT Community in celebrating who we are as a people and how much more we still need to FIGHT FOR.

INFO:  https://pridehouston.org/celebration/


June 22nd




WHEN: Saturday  8:00 PM – 11:00 PM

WHERE:  901 Bagby Street, Houston, TX 77002 United States

COST:  Admission is free

DETAILS:  This event is ADMISSION FREE and open to the public to attend/watch and open to the public (no age limit). No tickets are necessary except for the Parade VIP area.

Parade General Admission:  FREE

The Houston Pride Festival® and Houston Pride Parade® are at the center of the Celebration with an attendance of over 500,000 people every year from all over the world. Come and join all of the LGBT Community in celebrating who we are as a people and how much more we still need to FIGHT FOR.

INFO:  https://pridehouston.org/event/2019-houston-pride-parade/





Discovery Green:  www.discoverygreen.com ,

Miller Outdoor Theater:  www.milleroutdoortheatre.com

Houston Symphony:   http://www.houstonsymphony.org/ – (713) 224-7575

Houston Ballet: http://www.houstonballet.org/ – (713) 227-2787

Alley Theatre:   http://www.alleytheatre.org/uh – (713) 220-5700

TUTS (Theatre under the Stars):  http://www.tuts.com/default.aspx

SPA – Society for the Performing Arts Houston:  http://www.spahouston.org/home – (713) 227-4772

Classical Theatre Company:  http://www.classicaltheatre.org/ – (713) 963-9665

Stages Repertory Theatre:   http://stagestheatre.com/ – (713) 527-0123

MFAH – Museum of Fine Arts Houston:  http://www.mfah.org/exhibitions

Houston Children’s Museum:  http://www.cmhouston.org/ – (713) 522-1138

Official Visitor’s Site for Houston:  http://www.visithoustontexas.com/travel-tools/events/

Culture Map Houston:  http://houston.culturemap.com/events/

Cynthia Mitchell Woods Pavilion:  https://www.woodlandscenter.org/events – tel:281-363-3300




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