Plan Your 5-Day President’s Day Weekend: February 15 to 19, 2018

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Find the perfect things to do in Houston President’s Day weekend with our Houston Weekend Guide for Thursday, February 15 to President’s Day, Monday, February 19, 2018. 

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Cheer on your favorite Roller Derby team, ring in the Year of the Dog, rock out at a tribute concert, dig into spicy crawfish, join Saint Arnold for a pub crawl, do a little shopping, find everything you need for your big day at a bridal show, buy your tickets for a show at the theater and more.

Check below to find great things happening around Houston President’s Day weekend, from Thursday, February 15 to President’s Day, Monday, February 19, 2018.

Things to Do All President’s Day Weekend

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

  • Stars & Stripes at The Lawn at Memorial City | FREE – Check out Memorial City’s newest green space, The Lawn, at this special event to honor our country, the military, and their families. JROTC color guard and military programs will perform patriotic tributes as a solo trumpeter plays a rotating roster of American classics. 5pm to 5:30pm.
  • University of Houston Cougars vs. Holy Cross Crusaders at Schroeder Park Watch as the Cougars take the field to play the Crusaders at Schroeder Park. Tickets start at $24, but you may find better or cheaper seats on TicketNetwork’s resale site. 6:30pm.
  • Naughty or Nice Party at Howl at the MoonSing, dance, and drink the night away at Howl at the Moon’s Naughty or Nice Party. They’ll offer drink specials, games, plenty of tunes, and the chance to win a free happy hour for you and your friends. 7pm.
  • Marvin Gaye Night Light Vibe at 3rd Ward ToursCruise the city streets on brand new Dutch bikes equipped with vibrant LED lights while vibing out to songs by Marvin Gaye. Tickets start at $10. 7pm to 9pm.
  • Cinderella Movie Screening at Memorial City | FREE – Bring your lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy complimentary popcorn while you watch the live action version of Disney’s Cinderella on the big screen at Memorial City. 7pm to 9pm.
  • Esther and Jonah at The Hobby Center for the Performing ArtsTake a seat for the fourth concert of Lyrica Houston’s Artful Women series season in Zilkha Hall at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. The two-part concert pairs Handel’s Esther with Samuel Felsted’s Jonah, for an impressive night of musical drama. Tickets start at $39. 7:30pm to 9pm.
  • Marc Anthony in Concert at Toyota Center Catch Puerto Rican superstar and best-selling salsa artist Marc Anthony as he hits the stage at Toyota Center. Tickets start at $55. 8pm.
  • Eric Johnson in Concert at House of Blues See Grammy award-winner Eric Johnson live at House of Blues. Expect to hear songs like “Cliffs of Dover” and “Desert Rose” from his 1990 album, Ah Via Musicom. Tickets start at $27.50. 8pm.
  • Unlock’d at Queensbury TheatreTravel back to 18th-century England, where the story of Queensbury Theatre’s Unlock’d unfolds. The contemporary pop musical follows two sisters’ struggle for the limelight, and is based on Alexander Pope’s satirical poem, The Rape of the Lock. Tickets start at $22. 8pm.
  • The Sweet Spot: Burlesque, Variety Show at Warehouse LiveExtend your Valentine’s celebration with a frisky burlesque show at Warehouse Live when The Sweet Spot brings its pop-erotica tour to Houston. The sexy show will include a mashup of vocal performance, dance, body painting, comedy, DJs, and live music for a night of adult entertainment that all can enjoy. Tickets start at $20. 8pm.

Things to do Saturday, February 17 to President’s Day, Monday, January 19, 2018.

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