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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Plan Your Weekend: April 27 to 30, 2017

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Find the perfect things to do in Houston this weekend with our Houston Weekend Guide for Thursday, April 27 to Sunday, April 30, 2017. 

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Explore the various spaces of the museum district, nosh on crawfish, see a show, go out to eat for a good cause, check out exotic reptiles, learn how to make sushi and more.

Check below to find great things happening around Houston this weekend, from Thursday, April 27 through Sunday, April 30, 2017.

Things to Do All Weekend

  • WorldFest-Houston Independent Film Festival at AMC Studio 30 | Daily – Catch one of the many independent films being showcased at the 50th Annual WorldFest-Houston. Prices and times vary.
  • Latin Wave Film Festival at the MFAH | Daily – Explore the world at screenings of nine remarkable films from and about Latin America at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston’s 12th Annual Latin Wave film festival. General admission is $10. MFAH Members, students with ID, and ages 65 and up receive a $2 discount. Students with ID receive complimentary admission to films screening on Sunday, April 30, 2017. Times vary each day.
  • Da Camera Mix at The MATCH | Thursday, April 27 through Saturday, April 29 – Da Camera is teaming up with The MATCH to put on ten concerts over five days that will showcase a mix of jazz, classical and contemporary music from artists around the globe. Tickets for individual sets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door; tickets for both sets on the same evening are $30 in advance, $35 at the door; all access passes are $120 7:30pm to 9pm each day.
  • Outdoor Frida Festival at Navigation Esplanade | Friday and Saturday – Stop by the Navigation Esplanade for loteria games, an art exhibition, and outdoor market at this festival celebrating iconic artist Frida Kahlo. Friday 5pm to 10pm; Saturday 10am to 10pm.
  • Houston Astros vs. Oakland Athletics at Minute Maid Park | Friday to Sunday – Get loud for the Astros when they take the field to play Oakland in a three-game series at Minute Maid Park. Tickets start at $15, but you may find cheaper or better seats on TicketNetwork’s resale site. Friday 7:10pm; Saturday 6:10pm; Sunday 1:10pm.
  • Preservation Houston’s Good Brick Tour 2017 | Saturday and Sunday – Join Preservation Houston and discover some of Houston’s hidden historic treasures during the 2017 Good Brick Tour. $25. Noon to 5pm both days.
  • BP MS150 | Saturday and Sunday – Bike from Houston to Austin with more than 10,000 other cyclists in this annual fundraiser supporting the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. $130. 6:45am both days.
  • Texas Crawfish Festival at Preservation Park | Saturday and Sunday – Head to Old Town Spring for weekend-long festival full of country music, activities for the kids, Zydeco acts and lots of crawfish. Tickets start at $5. Saturday noon to midnight; Sunday noon to 6pm.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Things to do on Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30, 2017.

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