The Weekender: Top Things To Do Memorial Day Weekend In Houston

Whether it's dancing in the streets at Discovery Green or grooving down memory lane at the “Thrill on the Hill”, here are 18 ways to have a blast this Memorial Day weekend.

Thursday, May 25th


Dancing In The Streets At Discovery Green 

From 7:00 pm - 9:00pm

Learn how to hip hop, tango, line dance or maybe even salsa in these weekly dance classes along the Avenida.


Fun Home At The Hobby Center 

Show Starts @ 7:30 pm

The winner of five 2015 Tony Awards, including Best Musical has been praised as "The Best Of What Broadway Can Do" by (Associated Press) and "Something Of A Miracle" (New York Magazine).


 Prohibition Supperclub & Bar

Show Starts @ 10:00pm

Prohibition Supperclub& Bar hosts a night celebrating Old Havana, circa 1946, the notorious playground for stars like Frank Sinatra, Estelita Rodriguez and Ava Gardner. This cabaret party dons the sultry air of the Cuban paradise, hearkening to that atmosphere of tropical cocktails, cigars, exotic dancers, seductive musical acts and sparkling casino tables.


 Meat Puppets in Concert At White Oak Music Hall

 Show Starts @ 7pm 

Rock out to the legendary Meat Puppets along with Mike Watt and The Jom & Terry Show at White Oak Music Hall.


Dancin' In The Streets... Motown & More Review At Miller Outdoor Theatre

Show Starts @ 8:15pm

Dance down memory lane for Memorial Day Weekend with

the sounds of classic Motown hits, featuring an ensemble of 

soul singers, funky dancers, and the Soul Orchestra at Miller 

Outdoor Theatre.



 Friday, May 26th


Max Flinn In-Store Performance at Cactus Music

Show starts @ 5:30pm

Catch country singer-songwriter Max Flinn in concert and enjoy complimentary refreshments from Saint Arnold at Cactus Music. 


 Pure Magic, Reality vs. Perception at The MATCH

Show Starts @ 7:00pm

Witness the impossible live on stage with one of the world's most renowned underground performers, a manipulator of magic and mind control, Cody Prophet. Not only is this 90-minute performance a tour de force of close-up effects and mentalism, but Pure Magic, Reality vs. Perception goes beyond the standard repertoire to break new ground.


  Circo Avendia at Discovery Green

Show Starts @ 7:00pm

Witness acrobats and contortionists perform weekly along the Avenida. Admission This event is free to attend.


 Houston Astros vs Baltimore Orioles at Minute Maid Park

Game Stars @ 7:10 pm

Get loud for the Houston Astros as they hit the field to play against the Baltimore Orioles at Minute Maid Park.


 Mixology Friday's at 1919 Wine & Mixology

A Perfect Blend of Art & Science, a true Mixology bar for us on Friday nights! Good vibes til 2am!"Mint Julep, Boulevardier, Negroni, Kentucky Mules, and many more customized cocktails made from the freshest ingredients to tease your tastebuds."



 Saturday, May 27th


 Boni's dance: Let's Go To The Movies At Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion

Show Starts @ 6:00pm

See the performance, Let's Go to the Movies,  by The Woodlands dance school Boni's Dance at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. 


 10th Annual World Yuanji Day At Sugar Land town Square

Show Starts @ 6:30pm

Celebrate the Annual World Yuanji Day and experience Yuanji Dance, a Taichi and Chinese traditional dance that began one thousand years ago during the Yuan Dynasty at Sugar Land Town Square. 


 Houston Dash vs. Seattle Reign

Game Starts @ 3:00pm

Cheer on the Dash as they battle it out against the Seattle Reign at BBVA Compass Stadium.


 Houston Astros vs. Baltimore Orioles At Minute Maid Park

Game Starts @ 6:15pm

Get loud for the 'Stros as they hit the field to play against the Baltimore Orioles at Minute Maid Park. 


 Erykah Badu in Concert At Arena Theatre

Show Starts @ 8:00pm

See the eclectic singer-songwriter from Dallas Erykah Badu in concert at the Arena Theater. 



 Sunday, May 28th


 Rich Williams Comedy Show At the Secret Group

Show Start @ 8:00pm

Rich Williams hosts a pre-Memorial Day comedy show featuring local stand-up comedians and live music by Hap St. Louis at The Secret Group.


 Lobby Hero At 4th Wall Theatre Company

Show Starts @ 3:00pm

The 4th Wall Theatre Company presents this acclaimed “Drama/Comedy” that sees tensions in a New York apartment building rise amid a murder investigation that will strain loyalties of all involved. 


 Houston Astros Vs. Baltimore Orioles 

Game Starts @ 1:10pm

Get loud for the Houston Astros as they hit the field to play against the Baltimore Orioles at Minute Maid Park. 

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