Circle these dates and attend unforgettable shows around Houston in May 2018.
Also in May 2018
Happening This Week
A busy month brings live concerts in all corners of Houston, with a particularly busy slate in the Woodlands.
You’ve got chances to check out local bands, classic artists, and a fresh Pulitzer Prize winner so make sure you jump on these shows!
Top 11 Concerts & Live Shows to See in Houston: May 2018
- Superchunk at The Secret Group | Thursday, May 3 – This longtime quartet, now pushing into their third decade, re-emerged with What a Time to Be Alive this February and have been touring its punk rock-stylings ever since. See them at the EaDo venue in a great show to start your month. Tickets are $16, but you may find better or cheaper tickets using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 8pm.
- Hearts of Animals (cassette release), Bask, Frog Hair at Vinal Edge | Saturday, May 5 – The Heights record store will host local band Hearts of Animals for their second full-length release on cassette, Human Size. This all-local bill also features free beer courtesy of No Label Brewery and is free. 7pm.
- Fleet Foxes and Amen Dunes at Revention Music Center | Monday, May 7 – The indie folk band arrives for a show that highlights their newest critically-acclaimed release, Crack-Up. Amen Dunes (who recently released their own new album, Freedom) supports for a must-see bill of fresh music. Tickets range from $35 to over $55, but you may find cheaper or better seats using the TicketNetwork resale market. 7pm.
- Smokey Robinson at Smart Financial Centre | Monday, May 7 – The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and Motown legend visits Sugar Land for a performance full of career highlights. Tickets start at $69.50, but you may spot cheaper or better seats using the TicketNetwork resale marketplace. 8pm.
- Dr. Dog and Son Little at White Oak Music Hall | Sunday, May 13 – Just weeks after releasing Critical Equation, the indie rock group with a decade and a half of songs under their belt will come through town. Don’t miss out on being some of the first to see the new album played live. Tickets start at $26, but you may find better or cheaper tickets on the TicketNetwork online market. 7pm.
- Kenny Chesney at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | Thursday, May 17 – The multiple award-winning country mega-star returns to Houston for a packed show in the Woodlands. Lawn seats are $32.50 with reserved seating starting at $60, but you may find better, cheaper, or hard-to-get seats on TicketNetwork’s resale website. 7:30pm.
- Dave Matthews Band at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | Friday, May 18 – Six years since their last release, Dave Matthews Band returns with a North American tour and forthcoming album to be released this summer. Tickets start at $45.50, but you may find better, cheaper, or hard-to-get seats on TicketNetwork’s resale website. 7pm.
- Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Schoolboy Q, and more at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | Saturday, May 19 – The Top Dawg Entertainment label brings their all-star roster of talent together for The Championship Tour, highlighted by the Pulitzer Prize-winning Kendrick Lamar. Tickets for lawn admission begins at $44 with reserved seats starting at $49.50. Seats for this show will be in high demand so you may find hard-to-get, cheaper, or better seats using the TicketNetwork resale marketplace. 7pm.
- Justin Timberlake at Toyota Center | Wednesday, May 23 and Friday, May 25 – In town for a two-night engagement, Justin Timberlake plays music from his newest album, Man of the Woods. Tickets range from $49.50 to $250, but you may find hard-to-get, cheaper, or better sets on the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7:30pm.
- Steely Dan and Doobie Brothers at Smart Financial Centre | Thursday, May 24 – One of classic rock’s most innovative groups, Steely Dan drops into Sugar Land along with ’70s-era Doobie Brothers for a night of classic hits and nostalgic riffs. Tickets start at $69.50, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7:30pm.
- Luis Miguel at Toyota Center | Sunday, May 27 – The Mexican icon returns to Houston for a live performance featuring music spanning his thirty-three albums in four decades. Tickets for his late-May show range from $39.95 to $500, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork resale market. 8:30pm.
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