Top 10 Things to Do This Week in Houston: September 28 to October 4, 2020

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Updated: Monday, September 28, 2020, at 2pm.

Make the most of your week with our top 10 event picks happening in Houston from Monday, September 28 to Sunday, October 4, 2020.

Planning your week these days can be challenging but we’ve got you covered with our picks for events and virtual events taking place throughout Houston this week.

Be sure to check back in the coming days as we add events when they emerge. Do you know an event that could make the list? Let us know at [email protected] with a link to the official event details.

Scroll below to find great things happening in Houston from Monday, September 28 to Sunday, October 4, 2020.

Top 10 Things to Do This Week in Houston

  • Houston Restaurant Weeks 2020 Around Greater Houston | Monday, September 28 to Wednesday, September 30 – Get your final fix from beloved Houston restaurants as the popular Houston Restaurant Weeks winds down to a close on Wednesday, September 30, 2020. All meal purchases generate $1 to help the Houston Food Bank feed hungry Houstonians. $20 lunches and brunches; $35 or $45 for dinners.
  • Apollo Chamber Players’ 20×2020 Virtual Festival Episode 11 & 12: What is the Word for String Quartet & Digital Tape | Thursday, October 1 and Sunday, October 4 | FREE – Houston’s internationally recognized chamber quartet drops two episodes of their 20×2020 Virtual Festival, featuring works by composer Christopher Theofanidis in Episode 11: “What is the Word for String Quartet & Digital Tape”, and compositions by Chitravina N. Ravikiran with special guest appearances from Houston Symphony Principal Robin Kesselman on double bass, Erode Nagaraj on mridangam, and dancers from Silambam Houston in Episode 12: A Mouthful of Universe & The Cosmic Knowledge. The program will be viewable online indefinitely once it debuts at 7pm.
  • BLCK Market at Buffalo Soldier National Museum | Friday, October 2 | No Cover – Shop from more than 50 Black small businesses, entrepreneurs, artisans, and vendors at the BLCK Market taking place at the Buffalo Soldier National Museum in the Museum District. 6pm to 10pm.
  • Beetlejuice Movie Screening City Acre Brewing Co. | Friday, October 2 | FREE – Say his name three times and watch him appear at an outdoor movie screening of the silly, scary 1988 Tim Burton classic, Beetlejuice, at City Acre Brewing Co. 7:30pm to 9:30pm.
  • Plantchella HTX at Axelrad | Saturday, October 3 – For all the plant-lovers in H-Town, bring your plants or cuttings and swap them with fellow plant enthusiasts while enjoying light snacks and a raffle at Axelrad in Midtown. Tickets are $20. 10am.
  • B-52 Fest 2020 at B-52 Brewing Company | Saturday, October 3 | No Cover – Throw back a few pints in Conroe when B-52 Brewing kicks off Oktoberfest with beer releases, glassware, games, vendors, and food trucks in their socially distanced beer garden. Noon to 10pm.
  • 2020 Sawyer Yards Art Walk | Saturday, October 3 | FREE – Hear from artists while strolling among their open studios and enjoying immersive artworks at Sawyer Yard’s open house celebration of Houston creators. 5pm to 9pm.
  • Houston Dynamo vs. Sporting Kansas City at BBVA Stadium | Saturday, October 3 – Cheer the Houston Dynamo on in person as they take to the pitch for a blistering match up against Sporting Kansas City, broadcast live from BBVA Stadium on QuestTexas Channel 55. In-person tickets will be announced on Monday, September 28, 2020. 7pm.
  • Houston Texans vs. Minnesota Vikings: Live from NRG Stadium on CBS | Sunday, October 4 – Get ready for some football as Houston Texans ready themselves to take on Danielle Hunter, Dalvin Cook, and the Minnesota Vikings, live from NRG Stadium and broadcast on CBS and local radio. No fan attendance is allowed. Noon.
  • NWSL Fall Series: Houston Dash vs. NC Courage at BBVA Stadium | Sunday, October 4 – Root on the Houston Dash in person as they face off against the NC Courage from home as part of the NWSL Fall Series, broadcast live from BBVA Stadium on Twitch. Socially distanced in-person tickets range from $20 to $48 and are sold in pairs only. 6pm.

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