Top 15 Houston Events & Festivals: October 2017

HMNS Spirits & Skeletons | Photo courtesy of the Houston Museum of Natural Science

Make the most of your month with our list of 15 favorite events and happenings in Houston during October 2017.

Also in October 2017

Top 15 Events This Month

Top 10 Games & Sports Events

Top 10 Live Shows & Concerts

Top 10 Plays & Performances

Search Our Event Calendar

Happening This Week

Top Things to Do This Week

Top Things for Kids This Week

Nightlife in Houston This Week

Plan Your Weekend This Week

Fall is here, even if the cooler weather hasn’t completely moved in yet, and with a new season comes a slew of must-attend events. Whether you’re waiting for the Rockets to kick off their season, looking forward to sampling an insane number of tacos, sit in the front row for a runway show, shop for fine art at an outdoor festival, or raise a stein at an Oktoberfest celebration, you won’t want to miss these events in Houston this October.

Events are not ranked, but are listed in chronological order throughout the month of October.

Top 15 Things to Do in Houston This Month: October 2017

Be sure to subscribe to our free daily updates and weekend guide emails and receive our picks for great things to do in Houston in your inbox daily or once a week. 

Click here to sign up.

Previous articleEnter if you dare at the NMFH’s annual family-friendly Haunted House
Next articleTop 10 Plays & Arts Performances This Month: October 2017
Secrets, favorites, tips and fresh ideas for enjoying daily life in and around Houston