Get a Nightlife: January 24 to 30, 2022

Fitzcarraldo on Navigation in the East End / Second Ward | Photo: 365 Houston

Updated Monday, January 24, 2022 at 10:55pm.

Find the can’t-miss events in Houston with our Day + Nightlife Guide for Monday, January 24, 2021 through Sunday, January 30, 2022.

Your favorite nightlife guide is back to cure your weekly FOMO. We’ve got you covered with our in-the-know list of comedy, music, and nightlife events happening all week long around Houston, from Monday through Sunday.

Here are our picks for Day & Nightlife shenanigans around Houston from Monday, January 24 to Sunday, January 30, 2022.

Day + Nightlife Guide in Houston: January 24 to 30, 2022


  • Galveston Restaurant Week | Daily – The culinary bonanza returns to the island for another year of breakfast, lunch and dinner menus at attractive price points from more than 40 restaurants. From beach-side Gulf dining and upscale steakhouses to messy burgers and hearty gumbos, Galveston has plenty to offer during Restaurant Weeks, which runs to Sunday, February 13. $20 to $45 for dinners; $10 to $20 for breakfasts, brunches and lunches. Times vary.
  • Noel Miller at Houston Improv | Friday to Sunday – The West Houston venue hosts a weekend of biting one-liners and topical social commentary from Noel Miller, who’s on tour with his latest set, My Darkest Hour. $70 for a table of two. Times vary.
  • Lunar New Year Food Festival at 8th Wonder Brewery | Saturday & Sunday − Savor the flavors of global cuisines from Laos, Japan, Philippines, Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and more from 30+ food vendors, while enjoying 8th Wonder brews, live music, and more. Times vary.
  • Lunar New Year Celebrations & Events Around Houston | Saturday & Sunday | Most FREE – Although the Year of the Tiger doesn’t officially arrive until next Tuesday, there are plenty of events this weekend and next to bounce into the new year with a roar. Times and locations vary.
  • SPORTSKIND: Houston’s Finest Sports League | Daily | Winter & Spring 2022 Registration Now Open − Whether you’re a novice, or seasoned athletes, SPORTSKIND Houston offers local sports leagues that you can join, play, and reap the emotional and physical gains of team sports like soccer, indoor volleyball and sand volleyball, softball, basketball, flag football, and kickball—plus more social competitive leagues like Pickleball and Cornhole.

Monday, January 24, 2022 

  • Monday Night Karaoke at Darwin’s Pub | No Cover – If you want to show off your falsetto and sing to a crowd, Darwin’s Pub near Washington Avenue has you covered on Monday nights. John Puma hosts a jam-packed night of performances for anyone ready to hop on stage. 8:30pm.

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 

  • Tacos & Trivia Tuesday at True Anomaly Brewing | No Cover – Join in for a game trivia with rounds focusing on general knowledge, visual cues, outer space, and more. First, second, and third place winners score gift cards and beer to-go. 7:30pm.

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Thursday, January 27, 2022 

Friday, January 28, 2022 

Saturday, January 29, 2022 

  • Lucky Gnocchi Day at Piola in Midtown & Memorial – Dig into an all-you-can-eat gnocchi special, served in a variety of sauces, with a special menu option at the popular Italian outpost in Midtown and Memorial. $15.95. 11am to 9pm.
  • 4th Annual Gumbo Cook-off at Cedar Creek Bar & Grill | No Cover – Help decide whose roux will reign supreme at winter gumbo cookoff complete with tastings, drinks, live music from Heights Funk Collective and tunes spun by DJ Dayta. 1pm to 6pm.
  • The Velcro Pygmies at Rise Rooftop − The Louisville rock band rolls into H-Town for an early evening show in Midtown. $12. 6pm. 
  • Comedian Ronny Chieng at House of Blues – Appearing as Jon Jon in the Marvel blockbuster, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, as well as a senior correspondent on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, the award-winning Malaysian comedian performs two sets in Downtown$35. 7pm and 9pm.
  • Bayou City Funk & The Watters in Concert at The Heights Theater – Catch a double-header concert in the Heights showcasing local favorites Bayou City Funk and Austin’s beloved soul/rock/Americana group The Watters. $18. 8pm.
  • Taylor Fest at Warehouse Live – Swifties will celebrate the career-spanning works of Taylor Swift’s extensive catalog including smash hits and deep cuts, a photobooth, drink specials, and guest DJs. $12 in advance; $15 day of show. 9pm.
  • Morgan Page at Stereo Live – The Grammy-nominated prog house producer and DJ brings an ethereal mix of songs and popular remixes to the West Houston stage. $10 to $35. 10pm to 2am.
  • Sublime: Yaya at Rise Rooftop − Italian DJ, producer and owner of Tamango Records takes to the decks at Rise in Midtown, with local DJS from HTX and ATX opening. $20. 10pm to 3am.

Sunday, January 30, 2022 

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