Plan Your Weekend: August 10 to 13, 2017

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Find the perfect things to do in Houston this weekend with our Houston Weekend Guide for Thursday, August 10 to Sunday, August 13, 2017. 

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Jam at a Selena tribute concert, catch a free movie screening, chow down on fried chicken, join chefs on a tour of their favorite places in the city, cheer on the Dash and the Dynamo and more.

Check below to find great things happening around Houston this weekend, from Thursday, August 10 through Sunday, August 13, 2017.

Things to Do All Weekend

  • Houston Restaurant Weeks at Participating Restaurants Around Houston | Daily – Dine out for a good cause all month as part of this annual city-wide fundraiser for the Houston Food Bank. Restaurants will be offering prix fixe menus for brunch, lunch, and dinner. Times, prices, and locations vary.
  • Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps at The Alley Theatre | Daily – The Alley Theatre is putting a comedic twist on the classic film Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps by casting 4 actors to play 150 characters. This show is part of their Summer Chills series. Tickets start at $26. Thursday 7:30pm; Friday 8pm; Saturday 2:30pm and 8pm; Sunday 2:30pm and 7:30pm.
  • Mystical Arts of Tibet: Mandala Sand Painting at Asia Society Texas Center | Daily | FREE – Experience the mystical artistry when Tibetan Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery construct a mandala sand painting and perform special ceremonies from August 10 to 13 at Asia Society Texas Center. Thursday noon to 6pm; Friday 10am to 6pm; Saturday 10am to 7pm; Sunday 10am until closing ceremony ends.
  • Church at the 1891 St. John Church | Daily – Catch the Houston Premiere of Church, a play from Horse Head Theatre Co. that will challenge audience members’ concept of self, at Heritage Society’s 1891 St. John Church. Arrive early for an immersive pre-show. Tickets start at $24. 7:30pm nightly.
  • Always…Patsy Cline Musical at Stages Repertory Theatre | Daily – Get a glimpse into the life of legendary country singer Patsy Cline in this musical paying tribute to her friendship with Louise Seger at Stages Repertory Theatre. Tickets start at $43, but you may find limited discounted tickets for $21.50. Thursday 7:30pm; Friday 8:30pm; Saturday 2:30pm and 8:30pm; Sunday 2:30pm.
  • Godspell at A.D. Players | Daily – See the musical hit based on the Gospel of Matthew with a dash of ‘70s music at A.D. Players Theater. Tickets start at $24. Thursday and Friday 7:30pm; Saturday 2:30pm and 7:30pm; Sunday 2:30pm.
  • Dead Rock Star Sing-A-Long Club Concert at Rec Room | Thursday to Saturday – Some of Houston’s best singers will come together to honor artists George Michael and Sharon Jones in this sing-along concert at the Rec Room. $20. 8pm both nights.
  • Tamarie’s Merry Evening of Mistakes and Regrets at The MATCH | Thursday to Saturday – Take your seat for this wildly hilarious show about errors in judgement, good times out at the bar, and one night stands at The MATCH. Tickets start at $10. 8pm nightly.
  • Major League Quidditch Championship in League City | Saturday and Sunday – Fight to win the Benepe Cup as the 2017 MLQ Championship features 12 real-life Quidditch teams competing at Hometown Heroes Park in League City. Quidditch is a mixed gender, full-contact sport played by over 500 teams in 26 countries. The rules were adapted from J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter book series. Tickets start at $10 for children ages 5 to 12 and $25 for adults per day. 8:30am each day.

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Things to do on Saturday, August 12 and Sunday, August 13, 2017.

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