Get a Nightlife: April 10 to 14, 2019

Photo courtesy of Barbarella

Find the can’t-miss events in Houston with our Day + Nightlife Guide for Wednesday, April 10 to Sunday, April 14, 2019.

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The only thing we have to fear is the fear of missing out itself.

Fear no more, we’ve got you covered with our in-the-know list of art, music, and nightlife events happening around Houston, from Wednesday through Sunday.

Day + Nightlife Guide


Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Thursday, April 11, 2019

  • Happy Hour Thursday at MFAH | 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.
  • Bingo Night at Under the Radar Brewery | No Cover – Try your luck for a chance to win prizes at Under the Radar Brewery’s Bingo Night in their beer garden. Free to play. 7pm.
  • Game of Thrones Trivia at Great Heights Brewing Company – Gear up for the final season of the popular HBO show, Game of Thrones with a trivia night at Great Heights Brewing Company. For this trivia night, they will be focusing on season 7. Tickets are $6. 7pm to 9:30pm.
  • CSz presents The EaDo Comedy Show Catch plenty of high-energy characters, fast-paced scenes and personal absurdities in The Eado Comedy Show, CSz Houston’s long-form improv show that draws from the fun East Downtown neighborhood vibe. Full price tickets are $10, but limited, discounted $5 tickets available. 8pm.
  • STS9 in Concert at House of Blues Dance the night away at House of Blues with a live show by the famed group, STS9, known for their unique blend of instrumental rock, electronic, funk, jazz, drum and bass, psychedelia, and hip hop. $30. Doors at 8pm. Show at 9pm.
  • Rad City Thursdays at Present Company | No Cover – Jam out to nothing but ’80s tunes when DJ Fredster spings at the Montrose bar, Present Company. 9pm.
  • Selena Night at Barbarella Houston – Dance to songs like “Baila Esta Cumbia” and “Como La Flor” when the Midtown nightclub, Barbarella, hosts a Selena-themed dance night along with a Selena-themed costume contest. Cover charge at the door. 9:30pm.
  • Annika Chambers in Concert at McGonigel’s Mucky Duck – Hear the powerful and soulful voice of singer, Annika Chambers when she takes the stage at McGonigel’s Mucky Duck. Tickets start at $20. 9:30pm.

Friday, April 12, 2019

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Sunday, April 14, 2019

  • 8th Annual It Came From The Bayou at Saint Arnold Brewing Co. | No Cover – Burning Bones Press presents the 8th Annual It Came From The Bayou Printmaking Showcase from in the Beer Hall at Saint Arnold Brewing Company. There will be plenty of prints for sale as well as music provided by Reverbnation. 11am to 4pm.
  • Houston Barbecue Festival at Humble Civic Center Arena – The seventh annual Houston Barbecue Festival brings your favorite bbq joints to one place. Get smoked meats and goodies from top smokehouses like Blood Bros. BBQ, CorkScrew BBQ, Feges BBQ, Harlem Road Texas BBQ, Killen’s Barbecue, Pinkerton’s BBQ, Ray’s BBQ Shack, Tejas Chocolate + Barbecue and more. Tickets are $60 for general admission; $120 for VIP. 1pm to 4pm.
  • Green Velvet at Clé Houston – Catch a set from the techno and house singer and producer, Green Velvet at Clé Houston lounge in Midtown. Tickets are $15. 2pm to 8pm.
  • CounterCurrent10 Festival Closing at Axelrad | No Cover – Drop into Axelrad beer garden, and celebrate the closing of the CounterCurrent19 art festival with happy hour cocktails, light bites, and live music. 4pm to 7pm.
  • Bluebonnet Cup at the Houston Polo Club – See two teams on thundering thoroughbreds battle it out on a lush green field. There will be a halftime champagne divot stomp, live flamenco guitar music, and more. Tickets start at $30 for adults; $15 for kids. 5pm.
  • DMX in Concert at House of Blues – Known for his 1999 best-selling album, …And Then There Was X, hardcore rapper DMX has helped shape popular hip-hop throughout the ’90s and 2000s. Now, he stops by the Downtown venue, House of Blues, for a concert that is sure to please his fans. Tickets range from $30 to $49.50. 8pm.
  • Big Freedia in Concert at White Oak Music Hall – The Queen Diva, Big Freedia, knows few boundaries, emerging as the leading voice of New Orleans hip hop, also called bounce music, in the early 2000s. Landing on Beyoncé’s “Formation” and “Nice for What” with Drake, Big Freedia has cultivated a fanbase that can’t wait to see the splash she’ll make next. Tickets start at $20. 8pm.
Photo courtesy of Great Heights Brewing Company

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