Tip-off your week with tickets to these must-see games and sports events around Houston from Monday, October 21 through Sunday, October 27, 2019.
Happening This Week
Also in October 2019
The new-look Houston Rockets return for their season opener against last year’s “MVP”.
Elsewhere, the Texans hit the halfway point of the season, looking to finish strong for a postseason appearance.
Top 5 Games & Sports Events in Houston This Week
- Houston Cougars vs. SMU Mustangs at TDECU Stadium | Thursday, October 24 – SMU continues to climb the national rankings, now inside the Top 20. A win for the Cougars could do much to salvage what has been an uneven season so far. Tickets start at $25, but you may find better seats on TicketNetwork’s resale site. 6:30pm.
- Houston Rockets vs. Milwaukee Bucks at Toyota Center | Thursday, October 24 – James Harden, Russell Westbrook, and Clint Capela return for the new season’s opening night with a home matchup against last year’s MVP from Milwaukee. Tickets range from $45 to over $800, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
- JDRF One Walk at NRG Park | Saturday, October 26 – The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation hosts this annual 2.2-mile walk in an effort to raise money for type 1 diabetes research. Registration for this event is free, though runners are encouraged to donate or raise funds. Check-in is at 7:30am with the walk beginning at 9am.
- Houston Rockets vs. New Orleans Pelicans at Toyota Center | Saturday, October 26 – The league’s number one draft pick, Zion Williamson, arrives in town with a revamped New Orleans squad on the Rockets’ second game of the season. Tickets range from $37 to over $800 and might approach a sell-out, but you may find better, cheaper, or hard-to-get seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
- Houston Texans vs. Oakland Raiders at NRG Stadium | Sunday, October 27 – The Texans arrive at the midpoint of the season to face a Raiders team led Derek Carr. Tickets start at $62, but you might find cheaper, better, hard-to-find tickets available on TicketNetwork’s online marketplace. Noon.
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