Top 5 Games & Sports Events in Houston This Week: July 4 to 10, 2022

The Space Cowboys kick off the week with a Fourth of July spectacular | Courtesy of Sugar Land Space Cowboys

Snag a seat to these must-see games and sports events around Houston from Monday, July 4 to Sunday, July 10, 2022.

This week, celebrate the Fourth at the ballparks on either side of Houston, welcome the Dynamo’s latest signing, take to the beach for a competitive afternoon of fun, and more.

Want to dig deeper on sports happening around H-Town? Find more games and live sports happening all month long in the 365 Houston calendar.

Top 5 Games & Sports Events in Houston This Week

  • Houston Astros vs. Kansas City Royals at Minute Maid Park | Monday, July 4 to Thursday, July 7 – This four-game series brings the Royals to town on Independence Day, as well as Hello Kitty Night on Tuesday. $12 and up. Times vary.
  • Sugar Land Space Cowboys vs. El Paso Chihuahuas at Constellation Field | Monday, July 4 to Sunday, July 10 – El Paso returns to Sugar Land for a six game series that kicks off with an Independence Day spectacular with giveaways and fireworks—plus you can enjoy other themed nights with discounts on concessions, Marvel characters and more. Note that no game occurs on Tuesday, July 5. $7 and up. Times vary.
  • Popsicle Dash at Karbach Brewing Co. | Saturday, July 9 – Get your early morning run in and cool off as it heats up with icy treats and fresh suds at the Spring Branch brewery. $40 and up. 7:30am.
  • Houston Dynamo FC vs. FC Dallas at PNC Stadium | Saturday, July 9 – Mexican International Héctor Herrera makes his Dynamo debut against the team’s major rivals from up north. $22 and up. 7:30pm.
  • The Galveston Family Beach Challenge at East Beach | Sunday, July 10 | FREE – Get competitive as a family at a larger-than-life obstacle course on Galveston’s East Beach. Families will vie for gift cards and VIP tickets to Galveston attractions by competing through 14 stations for kids and adults, including games like bean bag toss, a life-size Battleship, limbo, volley balloon, and more. Free, but registration is required. 11am to 4:30pm. 

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A longtime Houstonian, Justin Jerkins keeps an eye out for all sorts of happenings in H-Town, including breweries, sports, concerts, must-see destinations and much more while serving as Editor-in-Chief of 365 Things to Do in Houston.