Make the most of your week with our top 15 event picks happening in Houston from Monday, November 11 to Sunday, November 17, 2019.
Happening This Week
Also in November 2019
Root for the Rockets when they hit the court to take on Dallas; determine which Texas city cooks up the state’s best barbecue; jam out to a live show by The Black Keys with Modest Mouse; hear a Navy veteran share his inspiring story; catch the performance of a touring Broadway musical and more.
Top 15 Things to Do This Week in Houston
- Veterans Appreciation Week at National Museum of Funeral History | Monday, November 11 to Saturday, November 16 – In honor of Veterans Appreciation Week, veterans and active military can score free admission to the National Museum of Funeral History all week long. Free for all veterans and active military servicemen and women; Tickets for adults and ages 12 and older are $10; $9 for seniors; $7 for ages 6 to 11; free for ages 5 and under. Times vary.
- The Black Keys, with Modest Mouse in Concert at Toyota Center | Tuesday, November 12 – Head to Downtown’s Toyota Center for The Black Keys’ tour following the release of their recently debuted single, “Lo/Hi,” after an extensive break from the recording studio. Special guests Modest Mouse will join them in support. Tickets start at $54.50, before ticketing fees, but you may also find better, cheaper, or hard-to-get seats on TicketNetwork’s resale market. 7pm.
- Silver Wings: Tomcat Tales at Lone Star Flight Museum | Tuesday, November 12 – Hear from Navy veteran and volunteer Andy Foster when Lone Star Flight Museum hosts its November installment of the Silver Wings program series, Tomcat Tales. Entrance is included with general admission to the museum. Get $2 off per person with a group of 10 or more. 10am.
- Dear Evan Hansen at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts | Tuesday, November 12 through Sunday, November 17 – Discover the gripping story of a boy who just wants to fit in when the award-winning Broadway musical, Dear Evan Hansen, comes to Houston’s Hobby Center. Tickets start at $55 but you may find cheaper, better, or hard-to-get seats on TicketNetwork’s resale market. Showtimes vary.
- Ice Nine Kills in Concert at House of Blues | Wednesday, November 13 – Check out a live set by the metalcore band, Ice Nine Kills, at House of Blues in Downtown. Tickets start at $23, but you may find better, cheaper, or hard-to-get seats on TicketNetwork’s resale market. 7pm.
- Houston Cinema Arts Festival at Venues Around Houston | Thursday, November 14 to Sunday, November 17 – Explore a lineup of films, video installation exhibitions, multimedia performances, panel discussions, and workshops throughout the five-day Houston Cinema Arts Festival, now in its 11th year, at various venues around town. Individual screenings range from free to $18; $99 for admission to all film screenings. Times vary.
- Nutcracker Market at NRG Center | Thursday, November 14 to Sunday, November 17 – Shop ‘till you drop at Houston’s highly-anticipated holiday shopping event, the annual Nutcracker Market at NRG Center. The Houston Ballet’s four-day market features more than 280 booths offering unique gifts, home decor, gourmet foods, apparel, accessories and more. Tickets start at $20. Times vary.
- Oracle Champions Cup at Tudor Fieldhouse | Thursday, November 14 – Spot some of the biggest names in tennis, including Andy Roddick, James Blake, Juan Carlos Ferrero, and Tommy Haas, during the Oracle Champions Cup at Rice University’s Tudor Fieldhouse. The event offers meet-and-greets with the pros, plus the opportunity to play with the stars before their matches. Tickets start at $20, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
- Born to Dance featuring Los Vivancos at Miller Outdoor Theatre | Friday, November 15 | FREE – A fusion of ballet, flemenco, acrobatics, and martial arts, Born to Dance is the production by Los Vivancos, the world’s bestselling and foremost flamenco dance artists. 7pm.
- Houston Rockets vs. Dallas Mavericks at Toyota Center | Saturday, November 16 – Cheer on the Rockets when James Harden and Russell Westbrook face off against Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis of the Dallas Mavericks. Tickets start at $25, but you may find cheaper or better seats on TicketNetwork’s resale site. 5pm.
- KSBJ & NGEN Radio present For King & Country: Burn the Ships Tour at Berry Center | Saturday, November 16 – Experience an inspirational theatrical night of music and stories by Christian pop duo For King & Country as they bring their Burn the Ships World Tour to Houston’s Berry Center. Tickets start at $20. 7pm.
- Comedian Joe Rogan at Toyota Center | Saturday, November 16 – Experience the humor and commentary of Joe Rogan, the former Fear Factor host, stand-up comedian, and notable podcaster, when he brings his live show to Toyota Center. Tickets start at $39.50, but you may find cheaper or better seats on TicketNetwork’s resale site. 7pm.
- HOU-ATX BBQ Throwdown at Saint Arnold Brewery | Sunday, November 17 – Determine which city cooks up Texas’ best barbecue when top pitmasters from Austin and Houston compete in the HOU-ATX BBQ Throwdown 2019, hosted by Saint Arnold Brewery. Tickets are $70. 1pm to 4pm.
- Pennywise in Concert at White Oak Music Hall | Sunday, November 17 – Check out a live show by California-based punk rock band Pennywise when they perform at White Oak Music Hall. The Bronx and Authority Zero open the show. Tickets start at $25, but you may find cheaper or better seats on TicketNetwork’s resale site. 7pm.
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