Snag a seat to these must-see games and sports events around Houston from Monday, August 8 to Sunday, August 14, 2022.
This week, a Euro champ rejoins the Dash, the Texans return to the gridiron, Hall of Fame Weekend comes to Minute Maid Park, and more.
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Top Games & Sports Events in Houston This Week
- Houston Astros vs. Texas Rangers at Minute Maid Park | Tuesday, August 9 to Thursday, August 11 – The ‘Stros face a fellow division squad from up the I-45 corridor. Tuesday marks Dollar Dog Night, and on Thursday you can stick around after the game for a screening of the baseball classic, Field of Dreams. $18 and up. Times vary.
- Houston Dash vs. Racing Louisville FC at PNC Stadium | Friday, August 12 – Fresh off England’s first ever Euro championship, Dash striker Rachel Daly leads H-Town as they try to posture for the playoffs. $12 and up. 7:30pm.
- Houston Astros vs. Oakland Athletics at Minute Maid Park | Friday, August 12 to Sunday, August 14 – The Astros clash with a division mate when the Athletics come to town for a three-game series on Hall of Fame Weekend, featuring a coveted giveaway on Sunday to the first 10,000 fans—a replica Astrodome with a removable roof. $27 and up. Times vary.
- Southern Star 5K Beer Run at Southern Star Brewing | Saturday, August 13 – Pound some pavement while helping out Toys for Tots at this 5K course in Conroe, which sends runners from Southern Star, through the shady Sunset Ridge neighborhood and back for a souvenir pint glass and four 8oz. beer tastings. $65. 8am.
- A League of Their Own Movie Screening at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston | Saturday, August 13 – Celebrating the film’s 30th anniversary, MFAH screens the classic baseball film starring Geena Davis, Tom Hanks and Madonna, introduced by the author of Hollywood Sports: Movies and the American Dream, Grant Wiedenfeld. $9; but advance tickets can be had for $5 with promocode HISFF at checkout. 2pm.
- NFL Preseason: Houston Texans vs. New Orleans Saints at NRG Stadium | Saturday, August 13 – Quarterback Davis Mills leads the Texans into the home opener of the 2022 NFL preseason. $54 and up. 7:30pm.
- Houston Dynamo FC vs. CF Montreal at PNC Stadium | Saturday, August 13 – The Dynamo square off against a tough Montreal squad on 713 Night, where you can score $7 tickets, $1 hot dogs and $3 beers. $7 and up. 8pm.
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