Make the most of your month with our list of 15 favorite events and happenings in Houston during June 2018.
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Summer break has arrived, so make the most of your extra free time with concerts, festivals, performances, and more this June.
Vote for Houston’s best burger, show your LGBT pride, hear a lineup of all-Texas bands, take part in Juneteenth celebrations, cheer on retired NBA stars in a three-on-three tournament, and more at these can’t-miss events in Houston this June.
Events are not ranked, but are listed in chronological order throughout the month of June.
Top 15 Things to Do in Houston This Month: June 2018
- Wine & Food Week in the Woodlands | Monday, June 4 to Sunday, June 10 – Wine and dine your way through The Woodlands at this week-long festival that features more than 500 wines, 75 chefs, and scores of food- and drink-centric events. Highlights include the H-E-B Wine Walk; Sips, Suds & Tacos; and the Wine Rendezvous Grand Tasting & Chef Showcase. Prices, times, and locations vary.
- Harry Styles in Concert at Toyota Center | Thursday, June 7 – Jam out to songs by one of the biggest names in pop music and former frontman of One Direction, Harry Styles. Country singer Kacey Musgraves will open the show. Tickets start at $29.50, but you may find cheaper or better seats on TicketNetwork’s online resale market. 8pm.
- The Graduate at MATCH | Through Saturday, June 9 – Follow the story of the infamous Mrs. Robinson when she meets a young man with an uncertain future and the drama that follows. Touted as a great American film, Mike Nichols’ The Graduate is now brought to life on the stage. Tickets are $22, but you may find limited discounted tickets for $14. Tickets are $22. Showtimes vary.
- Styx in Concert at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | Saturday, June 9 – Come sail away to Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion when rockers Styx perform alongside Joan Jett and the Black Hearts. Tickets start at $29.50, but you may find better or cheaper tickets on the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
- Throwdown Texas Burger & Music Fest at Town Green Park | Saturday, June 9 – Get your grub on and decide which of 10 competitors can serve up the best burger when Town Green Park hosts the Throwdown Texas Burger and Music Fest. Along with plenty of mouth-watering bites, you can also enjoy cold beer and cocktails, a VIP section, a free kids zone, and shopping from artisan vendors. Tickets are $5, but you may find limited comp tickets. Noon to 9pm.
- Saint Arnold 24th Anniversary Celebrations at Saint Arnold Brewery | Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10 – Cheers to 24 years of St. Arnold craft beer as the brewery hosts an anniversary party and musical showcase. Come Saturday for the musical lineup boasting all local, all independent bands and artists performing on two outdoor stages. On Sunday, guests are invited to sample one-of-a-kind selections and aged brews at the Special Rare Cellar Tasting. Tickets start at $10. 4pm to 10pm.
- Buu Mon Garden Festival 2018 | Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10 – Stroll through gardens full of lotus blossoms, water lilies, and towering bamboo at the Buu Mon Buddhist Temple’s annual Garden Festival in Port Arthur. Visitors can nosh on Vietnamese food and partake in arts and crafts. 9am to 5pm daily.
- Maroon 5 in Concert at Toyota Center | Sunday, June 10 – Fangirl to your heart’s content when Maroon 5 and frontman Adam Levine head to Houston’s Toyota Center in support of their upcoming release, Red Pill Blues. Tickets start at $49.50, but you may find cheaper or better seats on TicketNetwork’s online resale market. 7:30.
- Slayer in Concert at Smart Financial Centre | Sunday, June 17 – Catch an all-star lineup of heavy metal rock groups at Smart FInancial Centre in Sugar Land. Performers include Slayer, Lamb of God, Anthrax, Behemoth, Testament, and Burn the Priest. Tickets start at $39.50 and this may sell out, but you might find hard-to-get seats using the TicketNetwork resale marketplace. 5pm.
- Juneteenth Celebrations Around Houston | Tuesday, June 19 – Commemorate the 153rd anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation with a variety of Juneteenth celebrations around Houston. Prices, times, and locations vary.
- Big 3 Basketball at Toyota Center | Friday, June 22 – Don’t let the end of the professional basketball season get you down—NBA stars Cuttino Mobley, Chauncey Billups, and Metta World Peace are heading to Houston for this annual three-on-three basketball league with hometown hero Clyde Drexler as commissioner. Tickets start at $25. 6:30pm.
- Swan Lake at Jones Hall for the Performing Arts | Saturday, June 23 through Sunday, July 1 – Take a seat for the Houston Ballet’s rendition of a timeless love story as they perform Swan Lake at Jones Hall. Tickets start at $25.
- LGBT Pride Houston | Saturday, June 23 | FREE – Join more than 700,000 people in Downtown to show your LGBT Pride at an all-day celebration that includes a festival, parade, and plenty of after parties. Noon.
- Houston Astros vs. Kansas City Royals at Minute Maid Park | Sunday, June 24 – Get loud for the Astros when they take the field to play the Royals in a home game at Minute Maid Park. Tickets start at $20, but you may find better or cheaper tickets using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 1:10pm.
- Weezer, Pixies, The Wombats at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | Friday, June 29 – Rock out to headliners Weezer and The Pixies when they team up for an outdoor concert at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in The Woodlands. The Wombats open the show. Tickets start at $25, but you may find better or cheaper seats on the TicketNetwork resale marketplace. 7:30pm.
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