Head to Downtown Houston for a Beta Theater’s free live comedy, improv, and sketch show at the June edition of 2nd Saturday Nites at Market Square Park on Saturday, June 11, 2016.
Downtown’s popular monthly event series continues to shine with free, original, Houston-centric fun and entertainment in the heart of the city. The June event kicks off with tunes spun by Alexo, followed by the hilarious comedic talents of Houston’s own Beta Theater.
After the show, you can explore the lively, eclectic mix of bars and restaurants in the greater Historic Market Square neighborhood and treat yourself to tasty food truck bites at the Market on Main.
Beta Theater Comedy Show
Since 2013, Beta has been incubating local, home grown talent, making a name for its performers’ skills in improv, standup, and sketch comedy.
Headquartered in the Third Ward, members of the troupe are frequent performers in Downtown and around the Loop. Their 2nd Saturday Nites show marks their debut performance in Market Square Park.
Market on Main
Just one block over, food trucks will be lined up along Market on Main from 7pm to 2am, offering tasty bites to satisfy your dinner, snack, and late night cravings. Participating trucks include Custom Confections, Kurbside Eatz, The Lucky Fig, Photo Moto, and Taco Nut.
Deals & Steals
After the show, be sure to check out varying neighborhood specials at Char Bar, Dean’s Downtown, La Fisheria, Niko Niko’s, Okra Charity Saloon, and Treebeards. Expect happy hour pricing, drink and shot deals, games, and more. Click here to check out the offers.
Bring blankets or lawn chairs to stake out your spot in the audience. Picnics are welcome, but outside alcoholic drinks are not permitted in Market Square Park. Beer and wine will be available for purchase inside the park at Niko Niko’s. You can also find tasty food to go at Niko Niko’s and at many of the restaurants circling the park.
2nd Saturday Nites: Beta Theater Comedy Show
- Date: Saturday, June 11, 2016
- Time: DJ set by Alexo at 6:30pm; Beta Theater Comedy at 8pm; Market on Main 7pm to 2am
- Location: Market Square Park, 301 Milam Street, Houston, TX 77002
- Parking: Street parking is available for free after 6pm. Visit downtownhoustonparking.org for an interactive map of all garages, surface lots and on-street parking available in the area.
- Admission: Free. Click here for updates, weather notices, and more information.
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