Make the most of your week with our top 14 event picks happening in Houston from Monday, September 25 to Sunday, October 1, 2017.
Also in September 2017
Cheer on the Texans at their home game against the Titans, stuff your face with shrimp straight from the Gulf, sample whiskey from across the globe, give back to the Houston Food Bank in the last few days of Houston Restaurant Weeks and more happening this week in Houston.
Top 14 Things to Do This Week in Houston
- Hurricane Harvey Relief and Recovery Events Around Houston | Daily – Help fellow Houstonians by donating money, clothing, and food at various fundraisers and concerts benefiting Hurricane Harvey relief. Times, prices, and locations vary.
- The Great Taproom Challenge at 8th Wonder Brewery | Monday, September 25 to Saturday, September 30 – Sip on craft beer from 8th Wonder Brewery and they’ll donate $1 from each beer to Harvey relief. Monday to Saturday 11am to 10pm; Sunday 11am to 6pm.
- Houston Restaurant Weeks at Participating Restaurants Around Houston | Monday, September 25 to Saturday, September 30 – Houston Restaurant Weeks has been extended to raise much-needed funds for the Houston Food Bank due to Hurricane and Tropical Storm Harvey. Dine out for a good cause all month as part of this annual city-wide fundraiser. Restaurants will be offering prix fixe menus for brunch, lunch, and dinner.
- The Office Trivia Night at Under the Radar | Wednesday, September 27 – How well do you know Michael, Dwight, Pam, Jim, and the rest of The Office cast? Test your knowledge of the show at this themed trivia night at Under the Radar. 6pm to 10pm.
- Houston Strong: A Theater District Benefit Honoring Local Heroes at Miller Outdoor Theatre | Wednesday, September 27 | FREE – Head to Miller Outdoor Theatre for a collaborative performance from seven Theater District resident companies, including the Houston Ballet, Houston Grand Opera, and Houston Symphony. The performance is free, but donations will be accepted on-site to benefit the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. 7pm.
- Houston Dynamo vs. LA Galaxy at BBVA Compass Stadium | Wednesday, September 27 – Get your scarves up for this Dynamo game against Los Angeles at BBVA Stadium. Tickets start at $25, but you may find cheaper or better seats in TicketNetwork’s online resale market. 7:30pm.
- Date Night Cooking Class at Brennan’s of Houston | Friday, September 29 – Plan your next date night at Brennan’s, where you’ll cook dishes inspired by the future of Creole cuisine. The menu is TBD, but come hungry. $150 per couple. 6:30pm to 9pm.
- Marco Antonio Solis in Concert at Toyota Center | Friday, September 29 – Latin pop singer Marco Antonio Solis will bring his music to Houston on his Y Las Historia Continua Tour with special guests Jesse and Joy. Tickets start at $59.50, but you may find cheaper or better seats on TicketNetwork’s online resale market. 8pm.
- Galveston Island Shrimp Festival | Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30 – Head out to the island for a weekend full of shrimp festivities such as a gumbo stroll tasting, a lil’ shrimps parade, live music, and 5k. Tickets start at $10. Friday 7:30pm to 10pm; Saturday noon to 4pm.
- Whiskies of the World: The Ultimate Whisky Tasting at JW Marriott Galleria | Saturday, September 30 – Sample your way through more than 200 whiskies from around the globe at this tasting event at JW Marriott. Tickets start at $120. 7pm to 10pm.
- Houston Oktoberfest at The Water Works | Saturday, September 30 – Celebrate Oktoberfest with polka music, beer, German fare, and play in the Oktoberfest Olympiad at The Water Works. Tickets start at $25. 11am to 6pm.
- The Morning After, A Houston Press Brunch Event at Bayou City Event Center Houston | Saturday, September 30 – Nosh on brunch creations from local chefs while sipping on cocktails at Houston Press’s Morning After event. Tickets start at $25. 11:30am to 2:30pm.
- Houston Texans vs Tennessee Titans at NRG Stadium | Sunday, October 1 – Watch the Houston Texans play against the Titans on their home turf at NRG. Tickets start at $46, but you may find cheaper or better seats on TicketNetwork’s resale site. Noon.
- Houston Biker Fest 2017 at the Hobby Event Center | Sunday, October 1 – Calling all bikers to this festival featuring a bike competition, bikini contest, live music, food, and art vendors at the Hobby Event Center. Tickets start at $15. 1pm to 10pm.
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