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Miller Outdoor Theatre

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6000 Hermann Park Drive
Houston, TX 77030 United States
281-FREE-FUN (373-3386)

Situated in Hermann Park in the Museum District, Miller Outdoor Theater is a large, open air theater. Each year it presents eight months of programming, from March into November, completely free of charge to the public.

Its professional entertainment is always of a high quality and is culturally diverse, connecting it to many of Houston’s diverse communities. It is the largest “always free” program of its kind in the United States.

Entertainment includes classical music, jazz, ethnic music and dance, ballet, Shakespeare, musical theatre, classic films, and more. All performances are family friendly.

Attending a Show at Miller Outdoor Theatre

Seating is provided for 1,705 patrons and 20 wheelchair spaces, plus a sloping lawn that accommodates approximately 4,500 more on blankets or lawn chairs.

Although all shows are free, some shows require tickets for the covered seating area. For those shows, free tickets are available (4 per person over age 16 while they last) at the Miller Outdoor Theatre box office the day of the performance from 10:30am to 1pm.

If tickets remain after 1pm, the box office will re-open one hour before show time to distribute the remaining tickets.

The seating on the hill is always open and available first come, first served.

Shows typically go on rain or shine.

Click here for more information about Miller Outdoor Theatre.

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Upcoming Events

October 2017
Free

Some Enchanted Evening: A Celebration of the American Musical at Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 8:00 pm

Celebrate the 90th anniversary of the American musical, and experience the best of the “Great White Way”, from 1927’s Show Boat to present day’s Hamilton at Miller Outdoor Theatre. Admission This event is free to attend. Click here for more information.

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Free

Bollywood Blast: The Bollywood Bachelor at Miller Outdoor Theatre

Sunday, October 29, 2017 | 8:00 pm

This musical from Rhythm India Bollywood Dance Company will take the audience on an adventure as a bachelor searches for his wife. See who will receive the final rose at Miller Outdoor Theatre. Admission This event is free to attend. Click here for more information.

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Free

Halloween Movie Screening at Miller Outdoor Theatre

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 | 8:00 pm

Celebrate Halloween by watching an outdoor evening screening of the John Carpenter classic, Halloween, at Miller Outdoor Theatre. Admission This event is free to attend. Click here for more information.

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November 2017
Free

Flamenco Legends by Javier Limón: The Paco de Lucía Project at Miller Outdoor Theatre

Saturday, November 11, 2017 | 7:30 pm

The 10-time Grammy award winner, composer, and flamenco guitarist, Javier Limón brings his show, The Paco de Lucía Project, to the Miller Outdoor Theatre. Experience a performance that honors the legacy of the late Paco de Lucía, the Spanish virtuoso flamenco guitarist, composer, and producer. Throughout Paco de Lucía's 50-year career, he performed and recorded with musical legends such as Eric Clapton, Chick Corea, Carlos Santana and Al Di Meola among many others. Watch as Javier Limón pays tribute to…

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