Put on your dancing shoes for these must-see live shows and concerts around Houston from Monday, June 7 through Sunday, June 13, 2021.
This week, enjoy a double dip of free symphony performances at Miller Outdoor, get your toes tapping to Texas country tunes in Downtown, take in the rhythms of a legendary DJ, and more.
Want to dig deeper for live concerts in Houston this month? Check the 365 Houston calendar for additional shows taking place across H-Town.
Top 6 Live Shows & Concerts in Houston This Week
- Scarypoolparty at House of Blues | Wednesday, June 9 – Hear from Alejandro Aranda, the 2019 American Idol runner-up that now goes by Scarypoolparty, performing songs from his debut album, Exit Form, and 2020 follow-up, Doom Hologram. Tickets range from $35 to $85. 7pm.
- Houston Symphony presents Summer Symphony Nights at Miller Outdoor Theatre | Thursday, June 10 & Saturday, June 12 | FREE | Virtual Option – Featuring the orchestra’s string section and led by conductor Yue Bao, Thursday’s concert includes works by Strauss, Valerie Coleman, and Dukas; while Saturday night features Holst’s “Jupiter” from The Planets, along with renditions of Mozart, Elgar, and works by contemporary composers. A livestream of the performance will be available on Miller Outdoor’s YouTube. Seating in the covered area requires free tickets that can be ordered online. Seating on the hill is free and does not require ticketing. 8:30pm.
- Hayes Carll, with Josh Morningstar at the Heights Theater | Friday, June 11 – The Grammy-nominated Texas singer-songwriter makes his way to the stage at Heights Theater for an evening of the lyricist’s signature style. Tickets range from $26 to $464. There will be an early show at 6:30pm, followed by the late show at 9:30pm.
- Blackberry Smoke at House of Blues | Friday, June 11 – Check out a live set from the Southern rock–infused band, Blackberry Smoke, when they take the stage at House of Blues in Downtown. Tickets range from $25 to $59.50, but you may find better, cheaper, or hard-to-get seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
- Road to Revival Music Fest, featuring John Evans and Two Tons of Steel at Market Square Park | Saturday, June 12 | FREE – The regional concert series brings some of Texas’ best toe-tapping tunes to the outdoor stage at historic Market Square Park. Singer-songwriter John Evans and Texas country band, Two Tons of Steel, are slated to perform. 7:30pm.
- Tiësto at Clé | Sunday, June 13 – The legendary Dutch DJ and “Godfather of EDM”, Tiësto arrives at the Midtown party pool venue for a night of rhythmic revelry. 21+ only. $80, plus fees, but you may find better, cheaper, or hard-to-get tickets using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 2pm to 8pm.
How to Get Vaccinated & Safely Lose the Mask
With the CDC’s announcement that most fully vaccinated people can go maskless indoors and out, many Houstonians are safely returning to normal life and activities.
The safest way to enjoy this and many other events around Houston is to get vaccinated from COVID-19 infection. Many vaccination sites across the city are allowing walk-ins, including at NRG Park and all Houston Health Department sites. Find the nearest site, including major pharmacies, by texting your ZIP code to GETVAX (438829) in English, or VACUNA (822862) in Spanish.
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