Get a Nightlife: September 27 to October 1, 2017

The Flaming Lips in Concert | Photo courtesy of the artist

Find the can’t-miss events in Houston with our Day + Nightlife Guide for Wednesday, September 27 to Sunday, October 1, 2017.

The only thing we have to fear is the fear of missing out itself.

Fear no more, we’ve got you covered with our in-the-know list of art, music, and nightlife events happening around Houston, from Wednesday through Sunday.

Day + Nightlife Guide


  • The Great Taproom Challenge at 8th Wonder Brewery | Wednesday to Saturday – Sip on craft beer from 8th Wonder Brewery and they’ll donate $1 from each beer to Harvey relief.
  • Karbachtoberfest at Karbach Brewing Co. | Friday and Saturday | No Cover – Celebrate Karbachtoberfest with festivities, a German-inspired menu, beer, live performances from Ishi, Wrestlers, Us, and The Tontons. The event begins at noon and music begins at 6pm.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

  • Happy Hour Thursdays at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston | No Cover – Bring your friends to a museum-style happy hour and enjoy the exhibitions, bites from food trucks, and specialty cocktails at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. 5pm to 8pm.
  • AMA Houston Networking Trivia Night at Houstonia Magazine – Join AMA Houston and bring plenty of business cards for a trivia and networking night at Houstonia Magazine. Light bites and beverage will be provided by Houstonia and prizes will be given out for winning teams. You must RSVP for this event. 5:30pm to 7:30pm.
  • Opening Reception: Crystals of Inevidence at Sicardi Gallery | FREE – See 13 new works by the artist Gabriel de la Mora during this opening reception of his exhibition, Crystals of Inevidence at Sicardi Gallery. 6pm to 8pm.
  • Texas Oktoberfest at Good Dog in Montrose | No Cover – Celebrate everything German when Good Dog in Montrose hosts Alamo Beer, Legal Draft Beer Co, Saint Arnold Brewing Company, and Southern Star Brewing Company to compete for who has the best brew. Wear your lederhosen, bring your own stein, and enjoy some German-inspired food specials. 6pm to 9pm.
  • Girls Night Out: Red Dress Event at Revolver Houston – Head to Revolver Houston for their monthly Girls Night Out featuring a pop-up market and tunes from DJ Gracie Chavez. Expect drink specials on margaritas and sangria, music, vendors and more. You must register for this event. 7pm to 11pm.
  • Will & Grace Watch Party at Guava Lamp | No Cover – Head to the LGBT-friendly nightclub Guava Lamp to see a screening of the highly anticipated television return of  Will & Grace. Expect trivia games, raffles, prizes, drink specials, and even a few guests dressed as the characters from the show. 8pm to 10pm.
  • Trapped Out Thursdays at Satellite Bar | No Cover – Listen to DJs play trap music and take advantage of drink specials at Satellite Bar in the East End. 10pm.

Friday, September 29, 2017

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Sunday, October 1, 2017 

East End Street Market | Photo courtesy of Greater East End Management District