Plan Your Weekend: August 9 to 12, 2018

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Find the perfect things to do in Houston this weekend with our Houston Weekend Guide for Thursday, August 9 to Sunday, August 12, 2018. 

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Learn how to cook a delicious chile relleno, watch a back-to-school fashion show that benefits pediatric cancer patients, see country music star Miranda Lambert in concert, get active in a sand volleyball tournament and more.  

Check below to find great things happening around Houston this weekend, from Thursday, August 9 to Sunday, August 12, 2018.

Things to Do All Weekend

Thursday, August 9, 2018

  • Happy Hour Thursday at MFAH Browse the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and enjoy a cash bar, local DJ, and grub from a local food truck. 5pm to 8pm.
  • Thursday Night Take Over at Fluff Bake Bar | No Cover – Join Fluff Bake Bar owner Rebecca Masson as she welcomes fellow chef Claudette Zepeda-Wilkins of San Diego’s El Jardin 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.
  • Parkour at Discovery Green | FREE – Learn how to run, jump, climb, crawl, balance, vault, and fluidly move through any environment as certified instructors from Urban Movement lead a beginners’ class at Discovery Green. 6:30pm to 8pm.
  • Rock the Row Free Concert Series at Hughes Landing | No Cover – Sip happy hour cocktails, enjoy live music from local musicians Vinyl Arcade, and stroll down Restaurant Row during Rock the Row, a free concert series presented by Hughes Landing. 7pm to 9pm.
  • Happy Hour with Beetle in Concert at The Continental Club | No Cover – Hear your favorite hits from the Fab Five when The Beatles tribute band, Beetle, takes the stage every Thursday evening at The Continental Club. 7pm to 10pm.
  • Buyer & Cellar at Main Street TheaterExplore the love/hate relationship between gay men and divas when a struggling actor takes on a day job working in the home of Barbara Streisand in Buyer & Cellar at Main Street Theater. Tickets start at $36. 7:30pm.

Friday, August 10, 2018

Things to Do on Saturday, August 11 and Sunday, August 12, 2018.

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