Top 4 Games & Sports Events in Houston This Week: September 25 to October 1, 2023

Hector Herrera jumps on top of three teammates while celebrating a goal
The Dynamo face rivals from Dallas on Saturday | Courtesy of Houston Dynamo

Snag a seat to these must-see games and sports events around Houston from Monday, September 25 to Sunday, October 1, 2023.

This week, the Dynamo face a rival at the end of the season, J.J. Watt returns to Houston, and the ponies take the pitch at Houston Polo Club.

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 4 Games & Sports Events in Houston This Week

  • Oktoberfest 5K Pub Run/Walk at The Phoenix on Westheimer | Saturday, September 30 – Soak in the (hopefully) great weather and join a Montrose pub crawl starting at the Phoenix on Westheimer and proceeding around West Alabama Ice House, Poison Girl, and beyond—followed by a stein hoisting competition—at a fundraiser to support Friends of the Phoenix’s Education Fund. $10. 2pm to 6pm.
  • Houston Dynamo FC vs. FC Dallas at Shell Energy Stadium | Saturday, September 30 – Just three days after facing Lionel Messi in the US Open Cup Final (alas, held in Florida), the Dynamo will seek to secure a coveted playoff spot over their rivals from Dallas in the second-to-last home game of the season. $20 and up. 7:30pm.
  • Houston Texans vs. Pittsburgh Steelers at NRG Stadium | Sunday, October 1 – J.J. Watt will be in attendance for his induction into the Texans Ring of Honor when the Steelers come to town for a Week 4 matchup. $175 and up. Noon.
  • USPA Keleen & Carlton Beal Cup at Houston Polo Club | Sunday, October 1 – Catch a polo match on the pitch when world class teams face one another for a special trophy. Enjoy expert announcing, live music, a Champagne divot stomp at halftime and on-site concessions form David Cordúa’s the Lymbar. $18 and up. 4pm.

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