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Things To Do This Weekend in Houston – October 18-21, 2018

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Discover the right issues to do in Houston this weekend with our Houston Weekend Information for Thursday, October 18 to Sunday, October 21, 2018. 

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Help an area charity at one in every of many ritzy galas; tour a slew of houses designed by revolutionary architects; bust a intestine at a hilarious present by comic Anjelah Johnson, Kevin Hart, Patton Oswalt, or Neal Brennan; gown up and head to the opera for the corporate’s first present of the season; get spooky at a Halloween pageant in The Heights and extra.  

Verify under to seek out nice issues occurring round Houston this weekend, from Thursday, October 18 to Sunday, October 21, 2018.

Things to Do All Weekend

  • Anjelah Johnson: Extra of Me Tour at Houston Improv | Day by day Houston Improv welcomes stand-up comic, actress, and web sensation Anjelah Johnson to entertain audiences with a number of exhibits on her “More of Me” tour. Tickets begin at $40. Showtimes differ.
  • Swimming Whereas Drowning at Levels Repertory Theatre | Every day Comply with a pair of homeless LGBTQ teenagers as they construct a fragile bond and uncover the facility of understanding and self-acceptance in a efficiency of Swimming Whereas Drowning at Levels Repertory Theatre. Tickets begin at $25, however restricted discounted $19 tickets can be found for choose exhibits. Showtimes range.
  • The Return of Sherlock Holmes at Chelsea Market | Day by day Sit for Classical Theatre Firm’s manufacturing of The Return of Sherlock Holmes, a brand new tackle Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s basic detective tales, with added emphasis on the story of Holmes’ trusty sidekick, Dr. Watson. Tickets begin at $25, however restricted discounted $15 tickets can be found for some exhibits. Showtimes range.
  • The Catastrophic Theatre presents Sam Shepard’s Curse of the Ravenous Class at MATCH | Day by day – See the opening efficiency of Catastrophic Theatre’s 2018 to 2019 season as they current Curse of the Ravenous Class, a harrowing stage play by Pulitzer Prize-winner Sam Shepard, at MATCH. Tickets begin at $10. Showtimes range.
  • The Significance of Consuming Earnest at Studio 101 | Thursday to Saturday Take a look at a contemporary, zombie-targeted twist on Oscar Wilde’s basic, The Significance of Being Earnest, when Cool Man Operating Productions presents its efficiency of The Significance of Consuming Earnest at Studio 101. Tickets are $25, however restricted discounted $12.50 tickets can be found to pick exhibits. 8pm nightly.
  • Kevin Hart at Toyota Middle | Friday and Saturday Catch a comedy present by the beloved comic and star of a number of blockbuster hits, Kevin Hart, as Toyota Middle presents “The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour”. Tickets begin at $49.50, however you could discover cheaper or higher seats on the TicketNetwork resale market. 7pm each nights.
  • Splendid China XIII at Miller Outside Theatre | Friday and Saturday | FREE Expertise a night of Chinese language track and dance when a few of China’s prime dance corporations group up with Houston’s Dance of Asian America in Splendid China XIII at Miller Outside Theatre. 7:30pm each nights.
  • Oktoberfest Celebrations Round Higher Houston| Friday to Sunday – Yearly brings increasingly more Oktoberfest celebrations to Houston. With many celebrations across the metropolis, you’re positive to seek out the right spot to hoist a brew. Places, dates, and occasions differ.
  • King’s Oktoberfest Weekend at King’s BierHaus in The Heights | Friday to Sunday Get your fill of German beers, brats, and stay music throughout King’s annual Oktoberfest celebration in The Heights. Get together-goers can partake in grownup carnival video games, arm wrestling and strongman competitions, and enter for the prospect to win an all-inclusive journey for 2 to Oktoberfest 2019 in Munich, Germany. Tickets begin at $12. Friday 5pm; Saturday and Sunday midday.
  • Houston Grand Opera presents The Flying Dutchman on the Wortham Middle for the Performing Arts | Friday and Sunday See the opening present of Houston Grand Opera’s 2018 to 2019 season with a dramatic efficiency of the haunting love story, The Flying Dutchman, on the Wortham Middle for the Performing Arts. Tickets begin at $25. Friday 7pm; Sunday 2pm.
  • Texas House & Backyard Present at NRG Middle | Saturday and Sunday For forty years, the Texas House & Backyard Present has provided its guests professional recommendation, cash-saving ideas, transforming concepts, and panorama options, and this yr is not any totally different. Head to NRG Middle for all issues residence and backyard when NRG Middle hosts the 2-day present. $10. Saturday 10am to 6pm; Sunday 11am to 5pm.
  • 2018 Annual House Tour Homes and Architects at AIA Houston | Saturday and Sunday Take a self-guided tour by means of seven architect-designed houses that have been chosen by business specialists to characterize the most effective of one of the best in the 2018 Annual Residence Tour at AIA Houston. Tickets begin at $10. Midday each days.
  • 21st Annual Artober Fest in Downtown Galveston | Saturday and Sunday Introduced by The Grand 1894 Opera Home, this annual fall pageant transforms downtown Galveston right into a gallery of colourful paintings in 14 totally different mediums. The showcase options greater than 100 artists from throughout the nation, with greater than 7,500 attendees gathering to view their work. $5. Saturday 10am to 6pm; Sunday 11am to 5pm.
  • Wings Over Houston at Ellington Airport | Saturday and Sunday Watch classic, World Conflict II plane soar throughout the sky in the 34th annual Wings Over Houston showcase at Ellington Airport. This yr’s 2-day present features a youngsters space, food and drinks distributors, and quite a lot of plane leisure. $40. 8am to 6pm each days.
  • Bike Across the Bay in Galveston | Saturday and Sunday Hop on a motorcycle and cruise 170 miles round Galveston Bay in this annual biking occasion, which kicks off at Plantgistix in Baytown. Bikers can select to take part for one or each days. Tickets begin at $175. 7:30am to 6pm each days.

Thursday, October 18, 2018

  • Toss for Texas Youngsters’s Coronary heart Middle at Houston Polo Membership Compete in this annual bean bag event on the fields of Houston Polo Membership to boost funds for Texas Youngsters’s Coronary heart Middle. Members can take pleasure in meals and enjoyable all through the night. $200. 6pm.
  • The Pink Social gathering at Outlets at Arrive | FREE Put on all pink to eat, drink, and dance with a few of Houston’s prime outlets and eating places at The Pink Social gathering. Held on the Outlets at Arrive, CultureMap’s fundraising occasion advantages Actual Males Put on Pink and The American Most cancers Society. 6pm to eight:30pm.
  • Clinton Watts at Junior League of Houston Hear from former FBI Particular Agent, U.S Military officer, and cyber-safety skilled Clinton Watts, as he solutions questions and discusses subjects from his e-book, Messing With The Enemy: Surviving in a Social Media World of Hackers, Terrorists, Russians and Pretend Information, at Junior League of Houston. Tickets begin at $20. 6:30pm to 8pm.
  • Birds, Bugs & Blooms Gala at The Briar Membership Houston Audubon presents the Birds, Bugs & Blooms Gala, its annual fundraiser that this yr advantages the Hen-Pleasant Group program. The gala will function dinner and drinks, in addition to a silent public sale and academic programming. Tickets begin at $250. 6:30pm.
  • Monte Montgomery in Live performance at Discovery Inexperienced | FREE Sit again and luxuriate in a free live performance on the garden at Discovery Inexperienced when the venue welcomes acoustic rock guitar virtuoso Monte Montgomery for a Thursday night time present. 7pm to 10pm.
  • 4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince at Sensible Monetary Centre Sing alongside to your favourite hits by the legendary music icon, Prince, at 4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince in Sensible Monetary Centre. Tickets begin at $34.50, however you might discover cheaper or higher seats on the TicketNetwork resale market. 8pm.

Friday, October 19, 2018

  • Religion in Follow 2018 Gala at Hilton Americas-HoustonBid on excessive-greenback public sale gadgets like every week-lengthy trip in Telluride, an autographed Texans soccer helmet, or a 5-course dinner at Amalfi Ristorante Italiano through the Religion in Follow 2018 Gala at Hilton Americas-Houston. Proceeds from the gala will go towards the medical, dental, and surgical care that Religion In Apply supplies in Guatemala. Tickets begin at $225. 5:30pm.
  • Cultivated Cocktails at Southside Place Group BackyardSip aperitivo cocktails whereas munching on hors-d’oeuvres and gourmand pizza when Southside Group Backyard hosts a night of Cultivated Cocktails. In the course of the occasion, three mixologists will craft distinctive cocktails with an Italian twist utilizing recent elements, with one winner named on the finish of the night time. $75. 6pm to 9pm.
  • Comic Neal Brennan at Home of Blues Giggle it up because the three-time Emmy-nominated author, director, producer, and comic, Neal Brennan, takes the mic at Houston of Blues Houston. Tickets begin at $29, however chances are you’ll discover cheaper or higher seats on the TicketNetwork resale market. 6:30pm.
  • Buxton at The Heights TheaterHave fun the lengthy-awaited launch of Keep Out Late, an Americana album by native musicians Buxton, at The Heights Theater. Tickets begin at $18. 7pm.
  • Cole Swindell & Dustin Lynch in Live performance at Sensible Monetary CentreHead to Sensible Monetary Centre for a rustic live performance when Cole Swindell brings his “Reason To Drink… Another” tour to Houston. Dustin Lynch opens the present. Tickets begin at $39.75, however chances are you’ll discover cheaper or higher seats on the TicketNetwork resale market. 8pm.
  • 54 at Prohibition Supperclub & BarTransport to the ‘70s it-scene of Studio 54 as Rex Nightly hosts a night of coronary heart-pounding, booty-shaking music, and dance performances at Prohibition Supper Membership & Bar. Tickets are $20, however chances are you’ll discover restricted discounted tickets for $10. Click on right here to examine for restricted discounted tickets. 11pm.

Things to Do on Saturday, October 20 and Sunday, October 21, 2018.

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