Get a Nightlife This Week: March 13 to 19, 2023

A crowded patio bar
Sip drink specials and enjoy live music for St. Patrick's Day at Holman Draft Hall | Photo: Dustyn Zenner; courtesy of Holman Draft Hall

Updated Tuesday, March 14, 2023 at 6:45pm

Find the can’t-miss events in Houston with our Day + Nightlife Guide from Monday, March 13 to Sunday, March 19, 2023.

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

Looking for ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? Check out our guide to St. Patrick’s Day parties happening in Houston.

Day + Nightlife Guide in Houston This Week: March 13 to 19, 2023


  • Moon 2 Mars Festival Concerts at Space Center Houston | Thursday to Sunday – The week-long celebration of space and NASA’s Artemis missions comes to a close with four days of headlining concerts from American Idol winner David Cook on Thursday; alt-rockers Sister Hazel on Friday; Grammy-winning artist Rick Springfield on Saturday; and Bidi Bidi Banda, a Selena tribute band, on Sunday afternoon. $44.95 and up; $39.95 for ages 4 to 11; free for ages 3 and under. 5:30pm; Sunday at 3pm.
  • St. Paddy’s Pub Party & Crawfish Boil at SpindleTap Brewery | Friday & Saturday | No Cover – This family-friendly two-day party features Irish toasts on the hour, a crawfish boil, beer specials, table games and more. 11am to 10pm.
  • The Riot Comedy Club presents Carlos Santos at Rudyard’s Pub | Friday & Saturday – On back-to-back nights, the Montrose comedy spot hosts headliner Carlos Santos, who most recently was seen in the lead role on Netflix’s Gentefied. $17 and up. 7pm and 9pm.
  • Comedian Carlos Ballarta at Houston Improv | Friday to Sunday – The Mexico City comic can be seen recently in his Spanish-language Netflix special, Falso Profeta, and now takes the Improv stage for a weekend of his signature comedy and intuitive insights. This set will be performed in Spanish. $60 for 2, and up. Times vary.

Monday, March 13, 2023

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Thursday, March 16, 2023

  • Dinner with Uncle Nearest at Hull & Oak at the Laura Hotel – This evening event in Downtown features a three-course dinner with whiskey pairings from Uncle Nearest Distillery. $95 per person. 7pm to 9pm.
  • Teachers Gone Bad at Houston Improv Teachers head to the Spring Branch comedy club to share their hilarious stories about embarrassing and school-related incidents in this no holds-barred evening. $45 and up. 9pm.
  • Karaoke Night at the Secret Group | No Cover Unleash your inner rock star and sing all night long at the East Downtown comedy club. Plus, find your courage with evening drink specials. 10pm to 2am.
  • Kulture Klub at Rise Rooftop DJ performances, dancing and more highlight the fun in this first edition of Kulture Klub at the Midtown rooftop. $20 and up. 10pm to 2am.

St. Patrick’s Day, Friday, March 17, 2023 

  • 16th Lucky’s St. Patrick’s Day Festival 2023 near Minute Maid Park – Though no longer held at Lucky’s former signature East Downtown location, this annual St. Patrick’s Day bash spans three city blocks outside of Minute Maid Park, featuring two stages of live music, flowing green beer, bagpipers and more party entertainment. $10 and up. 10am to 2am.
  • St. Patty’s Day at Kirby Ice House | No Cover – With locations in Upper Kirby, Memorial and the Woodlands, the popular drinkery celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with green beer and Jameson specials, appearances by the Houston Highlanders Pipes & Drums, and every TV tuned into the first round of March Madness action. 11am to 2am.
  • St. Patrick’s Day at St. Arnold Brewing Co. | No Cover –Houston’s oldest brewery throws it back with a free event featuring beer, food, live music from Pipe Fooligan, dance performances, and the annual Donegal Beard Growing Competition. Plus, you can finally get a taste of the special bottle offering, an Irish Imperial Stout that’s been aging since 2018. 2pm to 11pm. 
  • All Saints Block Party & The Green Mile Bar Crawl on Washington Ave – Party it up for St. Pat’s with a lineup of world renowned DJs headlined by Laidback Luke, at a 12-hour Washington Ave block party in Todo Santos’ parking lot—with an option to join The Green Mile Bar Crawl—plus enjoy life-size bar games, food truck bites, and more. $27.50 and up. 2pm to 2am.
  • St. Patrick’s Day at Holman Draft Hall | No Cover – The chic Midtown beer hall hosts a Friday celebration of St. Patrick’s Day with live music from Mykawa kicking off at 8pm, followed by DJ Madsounds until 1am, and a slate of green beer specials, Jameson cocktails, free swag and more. 3pm to 2am.
  • Uncle Tony’s Burgers Pop-Up at Southern Star Brewery | No Cover Purchase a beer and a tasty burger as Uncle Tony’s brings its signature style to the Conroe brewery. 4pm to 10pm.
  • 3rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Party at Social Beer Garden | No Cover – The Midtown beer garden will serve up free Jell-O shots while they last along with $4 green beers, drink specials, DJ tunes, crawfish, a special “Luck of the Irish” burlesque show, and more. 21+ only. 6pm to 2am.
  • Maria Chavez Closing Reception at the Orange Show | FREE – The artist and abstract turntablist concludes her Houston residency with a live performance and recital from those that take part in her workshop earlier in the week. 7pm to 9pm.
  • Comedian Average Joey at the Secret Group – The war vet, father, skydiver and comedian is bringing his high-energy viral comedic sensibilities to the Secret Group. $20 and up. 8pm.
  • Marco Antonio Solís in Concert at Smart Financial CentreThe legendary Mexican singer performs in Houston as part of his El Buki World Tour. $55.50 and up. 8pm.
  • Take On Me: An ’80s New Wave Party at White Oak Music Hall – Get the can of Aqua Net ready and roll up your sleeves cause it’s time to get down to all the ’80s hits at White Oak Music Hall. $15 and up. 9pm.
  • Jeffrey Sutorius at Stereo Live Houston – Go Dutch at Stereo Live when the EDM DJ and former member of Dash Berlin hits up the Houston booth. $6. 10pm to 2am.

Saturday, March 18, 2023 

Sunday, March 19, 2023 

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