Plan Your Mother’s Day Weekend: May 10 to 13, 2018

McGovern Lake | Photo courtesy of Hermann Park Conservancy

Find the perfect things to do in Houston this Mother’s Day weekend with our Houston Weekend Guide for Thursday, May 10 to Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13, 2018. 

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Thursday, May 10

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Saturday, May 12

Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13

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Create a customized piece of fine jewelry with help from a high-end designer, take a spooky tour of Hotel Galvez, show your love for the Astros as they take on the Texas Rangers, cheers to the Lone Star State with local brews and mechanical bull rides, stroll down beautified sidewalks in Friendswood, gift your mom with a unique find from a local market, and more.  

Check below to find great things happening around Houston this Mother’s Day weekend, from Thursday, May 10 to Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13, 2018.

Things to Do All Mother’s Day Weekend

Thursday, May 10, 2018

  • The Buzz Weekday Workout at Evelyn’s Park | FREE – Sweat it out at this free morning workout, open to all fitness levels, at Evelyn’s Park. 8:30am.
  • Phillip’s House Personal Appearance with Lisa Frankel at Uptown Park | No Cover – Treat yourself to a piece of fine jewelry from Phillips House, a high-end designer known for both edgy and classical styles, as they stop by Uptown Park. Shop the collection, or make an appointment with designer Lisa Frankel for a customized piece. 2pm to 8:30pm.
  • Kingwood Farmers Market at Town Center Park | No Cover – Shop for fresh homegrown fruits, vegetables, jams, baked goods and more at the Farmers Market in Kingwood Town Center Park. 3pm.
  • Happy Hour Thursdays at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston | No Cover – Browse the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and enjoy a cash bar, local DJ, and grub from a local food truck. 5pm to 8pm.
  • Loteria & Steak Night at Spring Street Beer & Wine Garden | No Cover – Try your luck at Loteria, also known as Mexican Bingo, and indulge in a delicious steak, ahi tuna steak, or portobello steak at Spring Street Beer & Wine Garden. Prizes will be awarded to winners. 5pm to 10pm.
  • Thursday Night Take Over at Fluff Bake Bar | No Cover – Join Fluff Bake Bar owner Rebecca Masson as she welcomes fellow chef John Tesar of Knife Dallas for this week’s Thursday Night Take Over. Each chef will prepare a menu of three to four items available a la carte, along with optional wine pairings and beer from Saint Arnold. 6pm to 9pm.
  • Hotel Galvez Ghost Tour and Dinner Beware of spooky sightings as a concierge guides you through Hotel Galvez and shares its ghostly past. Then, wind down at dinner in the Galvez Bar & Grill. $60. 6pm to 9pm.
  • Squirrel Nut Zippers in Concert at The Heights Theater – Hear the Squirrel Nut Zipper’s band’s quirky mix of jazz chords, folk music, and punk rock when they hit the stage at The Heights Theater. Tickets range from $24 to $36. 7pm.
  • Casual AF Comedy Show at Houston Improv Hosted by the Houston Improv club favorites Grady Pruitt, Victor Tran, and Tre Tutson, the three award-winning comedians will all be under one roof, for one night only. Tickets are $10, but for a limited time, 365 Houston readers can score 2-for-1 tickets with promocode Comedy365 if you act quickly. 7:15pm.
  • Thursday Talent Night at Pearl Bar | No Cover – Show off your skills during Thursday Talent Night at Pearl Bar, where impressive entertainers compete to win a $100 cash prize or a $50 bar tab. 9pm.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Things to Do on Saturday, May 12 and Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13, 2018.

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