Plan Your Weekend: December 9 to 12, 2021

Lights in the Heights | Photo courtesy of Woodland Heights Civic Association

Updated Tuesday, December 8, 2021 at 3:52pm.

Find the perfect things to do in H-Town with our 365 Houston Weekend Guide for Thursday, December 9 through Sunday, December 12, 2021.

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Things to Do All Weekend Long

Holiday Destinations

  • 2021 Holiday Attractions & Christmas Light Attractions around Houston | Daily – Check out Greater Houston’s ever-growing list of holiday light installation attractions, with old favorites like Zoo Lights in the Museum District, Galaxy Lights at Space Center Houston, and Sugar Land Holiday Lights to the new Lightscape at Houston Botanic Garden, Light Park at Typhoon Texas, and Dasher’s Lightshow in Hockley, plus many more.
  • Houston‘s Best Neighborhoods for Holiday Lights | Daily |FREE – Pile in the car and explore some of Houston’s favorite neighborhoods for holiday lights, with many light displays debuting this week and into early December. Or grab your tickets and explore the countless pop-up light installations and events at attractions around Houston.

Neighbors & Destinations to Explore

  • Must Do Things in Asiatown – Explore a vast array of Asiatown dining options, belt your heart out at karaoke, get your holiday shopping in, experience an authentic reflexology massage, and more.
  • Must Do Things in Third Ward – Check out the campuses at U of H and Texas Southern University, dig into delicious soul food and vegan eats, visit the Project Row Houses, and more.
  • Must Do Things near the Texas Medical Center – From late-night doughnuts to giant slices from Two Guys Pizzaria, the Texas Medical Center offers up some tasty treats next to some of Houston’s biggest destinations, including Hermann Park and the Houston Museum of Natural Science.

Limited Time Museum Exhibitions, Art Installations & Pop-Up Markets

Ongoing Theater & Arts Performances

Tickets to Houston Pro Sports Games

Thursday, December 9, 2021

Friday, December 10, 2021

Things to Do on Saturday, December 11 and Sunday, December 12, 2021.

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