Best events in Houston

Check out the top events in Houston, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Discovery Green
1. Discovery Green
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246 local reviews
1500 McKinney St, Houston
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 713-400-7336
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Courtnay
Discovery Green is a 12-acre park created by a public-private partnership between the City of Houston and the…
Michael & Lisa
Discovery Green is an extraordinary public park. Over a million visitors come to its events annually and all…
Dhiraj
Just a few miles away and in the middle of downtown, this great green space is host to numerous events…
1. Discovery Green
1. Discovery Green
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246 local reviews
1500 McKinney St, Houston
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 713-400-7336
Courtnay
Courtnay
Discovery Green is a 12-acre park created by a public-private partnership between the City of Houston and the non-profit Discovery Green…
Michael & Lisa
Michael & Lisa
Discovery Green is an extraordinary public park. Over a million visitors come to its events annually and all events there are free and open…
Dhiraj
Dhiraj
Just a few miles away and in the middle of downtown, this great green space is host to numerous events including flea markets, free yoga,…
2. NRG Stadium
2. NRG Stadium
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239 local reviews
NRG Pkwy, Houston
+1 832-667-1400
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Jan
Watch the Texans, listen to your favorite musical artists, or partake in Rodeo Houston's barbecue and other…
Elizabeth
NRG Park host many events throughout the year. Don't miss the Houston Texans, Astros, Rodeo or final four…
Tesfay
Home to the Houston Texans and a variety of major sporting events! From NCAA tournaments, to major concerts,…
2. NRG Stadium
2. NRG Stadium
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239 local reviews
NRG Pkwy, Houston
+1 832-667-1400
Jan
Jan
Watch the Texans, listen to your favorite musical artists, or partake in Rodeo Houston's barbecue and other events. After the fun, come…
Elizabeth
Elizabeth
NRG Park host many events throughout the year. Don't miss the Houston Texans, Astros, Rodeo or final four basketball championships.
Tesfay
Tesfay
Home to the Houston Texans and a variety of major sporting events! From NCAA tournaments, to major concerts, and Super BOWLS!
3. George R. Brown Convention Center
3. George R. Brown Convention Center
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62 local reviews
1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston
+1 713-853-8000
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Ted
Tons of events and conventions - Gun Show - Comic Convention - Anime Convention - Oil and Gas Conventions -…
Glenn
It's where most conventions and large corporate and trade-show events happen in Houston. (15-minute walk)
Jacob
Houston's main convention center and home to many events and conferences throughout the year
3. George R. Brown Convention Center
3. George R. Brown Convention Center
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62 local reviews
1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston
+1 713-853-8000
Ted
Ted
Tons of events and conventions - Gun Show - Comic Convention - Anime Convention - Oil and Gas Conventions - Racing Conventions - Cheerleader…
Glenn
Glenn
It's where most conventions and large corporate and trade-show events happen in Houston. (15-minute walk)
Jacob
Jacob
Houston's main convention center and home to many events and conferences throughout the year
4. Toyota Center
4. Toyota Center
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147 local reviews
1510 Polk St, Houston
+1 713-758-7200
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Simon & George
Intimacy is always good. I've been to Toyota Center quite a few times now and I must say, despite its size…
Natalie
I couldn't leave out Toyota Center and the Houston Rockets! Just a mile away, save money and do a $5 Uber…
Sylvia
From basketball games to concerts to conventions, the Toyota Center is 18 miles from the house! Visit…
4. Toyota Center
4. Toyota Center
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147 local reviews
1510 Polk St, Houston
+1 713-758-7200
Simon & George
Simon & George
Intimacy is always good. I've been to Toyota Center quite a few times now and I must say, despite its size (18k capacity), you never feel…
Natalie
Natalie
I couldn't leave out Toyota Center and the Houston Rockets! Just a mile away, save money and do a $5 Uber instead of paying for parking…
Sylvia
Sylvia
From basketball games to concerts to conventions, the Toyota Center is 18 miles from the house! Visit www.houstontoyotacenter.com for events…
5. Miller Outdoor Theatre
5. Miller Outdoor Theatre
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114 local reviews
6000 Hermann Park Dr, Houston
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 832-487-7102
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Lien
This outdoor theatre strives to provide cultural and education events that are free to the public. It is a…
Francisco
For great outdoor entertainment, visit the Miller Outdoor Theater! Free events, great for families or romantic…
Cindy
Miller Outdoor Theater is just a short walk down the street. Here there are many free performances usually on…
5. Miller Outdoor Theatre
5. Miller Outdoor Theatre
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114 local reviews
6000 Hermann Park Dr, Houston
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 832-487-7102
Lien
Lien
This outdoor theatre strives to provide cultural and education events that are free to the public. It is a first class proscenium theatre…
Francisco
Francisco
For great outdoor entertainment, visit the Miller Outdoor Theater! Free events, great for families or romantic dates under the night sky!…
Cindy
Cindy
Miller Outdoor Theater is just a short walk down the street. Here there are many free performances usually on weekends during the spring…
6. The Houston Museum of Fine Arts
6. The Houston Museum of Fine Arts
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249 local reviews
1001 Bissonnet St, Houston
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 713-639-7300
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Kim
10 miles away you'll find The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston - one of the largest such establishments in the…
Sandra
A must for art lovers and its only 5.1 miles from our home! Works from the MFAH collections fill the galleries…
Kym
This is my 'go to' place to find the newest exhibitions and film festivals in all of Houston! They have so…
6. The Houston Museum of Fine Arts
6. The Houston Museum of Fine Arts
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249 local reviews
1001 Bissonnet St, Houston
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 713-639-7300
Kim
Kim
10 miles away you'll find The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston - one of the largest such establishments in the country - contains a vast…
Sandra
Sandra
A must for art lovers and its only 5.1 miles from our home! Works from the MFAH collections fill the galleries year-round with art embracing…
Kym
Kym
This is my 'go to' place to find the newest exhibitions and film festivals in all of Houston! They have so many things to explore you could…
7. Hermann Park
7. Hermann Park
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130 local reviews
6001 Fannin St, Houston
+1 832-395-7100
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Aurelia
Miller Outdoor Theatre often has events and shows on the lawn, bring your blanket and picnic basket. Paddle…
Melanie
Great spot for a run/walk or just relaxing outdoors. Check what free events might be happening at the outdoor…
Whitney & Matthew
Just down the road Hermann Park! Beautiful greenspace which has events including the Miller Outdoor theater…
7. Hermann Park
7. Hermann Park
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130 local reviews
6001 Fannin St, Houston
+1 832-395-7100
Aurelia
Aurelia
Miller Outdoor Theatre often has events and shows on the lawn, bring your blanket and picnic basket. Paddle boat on the man-made lake or…
Melanie
Melanie
Great spot for a run/walk or just relaxing outdoors. Check what free events might be happening at the outdoor theater! There's also a zoo…
Whitney & Matthew
Whitney & Matthew
Just down the road Hermann Park! Beautiful greenspace which has events including the Miller Outdoor theater and the Houston Zoo.
8. Market Square Park
8. Market Square Park
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39 local reviews
301 Milam St, Houston
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 713-650-3022
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Jennifer
This park is at the center of the downtown area which is loaded with bars and restaurants. In the park there…
Simon & George
We like Market Square Park because it has lots packed into a small space; park just one time and enjoy a…
Laura
This is a very cool small park that has its own scene. Outdoor movie nights (weather permitting), doggie run,…
8. Market Square Park
8. Market Square Park
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39 local reviews
301 Milam St, Houston
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 713-650-3022
Jennifer
Jennifer
This park is at the center of the downtown area which is loaded with bars and restaurants. In the park there is a B-cycle rental stop, a…
Simon & George
Simon & George
We like Market Square Park because it has lots packed into a small space; park just one time and enjoy a variety of activities. There's the…
Laura
Laura
This is a very cool small park that has its own scene. Outdoor movie nights (weather permitting), doggie run, food and drinks and other…
9. BBVA Compass Stadium
9. BBVA Compass Stadium
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88 local reviews
2200 Texas Avenue, Houston
+1 713-547-3112
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Jonathan & Kelli
Houston Dynamo Soccer and other third party events like Rugby, College Football etc.
Kim
Dynamo and Dash soccer as well as concerts and events. Two blocks from rental.
Natalie
Soccer games are an affordable and fun event to attend while in Houston!
9. BBVA Compass Stadium
9. BBVA Compass Stadium
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88 local reviews
2200 Texas Avenue, Houston
+1 713-547-3112
Jonathan & Kelli
Jonathan & Kelli
Houston Dynamo Soccer and other third party events like Rugby, College Football etc.
Kim
Kim
Dynamo and Dash soccer as well as concerts and events. Two blocks from rental.
Natalie
Natalie
Soccer games are an affordable and fun event to attend while in Houston!
10. Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
10. Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
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40 local reviews
4501 Woodway Dr, Houston
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 713-681-8433
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Stephanie And Rodrigo
155-acre urban green space offering nature trails, exhibits, workshops & events in various habitats.
Kelly
Fantastic park with walk trails and events throughout the week
10. Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
10. Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
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40 local reviews
4501 Woodway Dr, Houston
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 713-681-8433
Stephanie And Rodrigo
Stephanie And Rodrigo
155-acre urban green space offering nature trails, exhibits, workshops & events in various habitats.
Kelly
Kelly
Fantastic park with walk trails and events throughout the week
11. House of Blues Houston
11. House of Blues Houston
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58 local reviews
1204 Caroline St, Houston
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 888-402-5837
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Dhiraj
Intimate music venue downtown that hosts a ton of shows at more affordable prices than the large scale venues…
Above And Beyond
There's always a quality concert or event happening here. Up and close with the artist.
Bradley & Vanessa
Check out their events page, they always have someone good playing!
11. House of Blues Houston
11. House of Blues Houston
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58 local reviews
1204 Caroline St, Houston
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 888-402-5837
Dhiraj
Dhiraj
Intimate music venue downtown that hosts a ton of shows at more affordable prices than the large scale venues - check their website for…
Above And Beyond
Above And Beyond
There's always a quality concert or event happening here. Up and close with the artist.
Bradley & Vanessa
Bradley & Vanessa
Check out their events page, they always have someone good playing!
12. Bagby Park
12. Bagby Park
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5 local reviews
415 Gray Street, Houston
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+1 713-526-7577
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Natalie
Tiny park in Midtown, but host to several awesome free events like live music during the week at lunch time,…
Kristen
A short walk from the house. A small but multi-use jewel of a park with a green area for lawn games, a food…
Randy
Small neighborhood park with stage for public events.
12. Bagby Park
12. Bagby Park
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5 local reviews
415 Gray Street, Houston
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+1 713-526-7577
Natalie
Natalie
Tiny park in Midtown, but host to several awesome free events like live music during the week at lunch time, "yappy" hour with drink and…
Kristen
Kristen
A short walk from the house. A small but multi-use jewel of a park with a green area for lawn games, a food kiosk open daily/nightly, and…
Randy
Randy
Small neighborhood park with stage for public events.