There’s never a dull moment in Houston. Here are 7 options for free fun in Houston March 30 – April 3 before planning your free and cheap weekend!
Monday (3/30) — Cactus Music and MKT Bar are hosting a free Viewing Party to watch local friends, The Suffers, on The David Letterman Show. It’s complete with free pizza and drink specials. The fun is 9 pm to midnight at MKT Bar, 1001 Austin St.
Tuesday (3/31) — It’s a big Easter party at Toddler Tuesday this week at Discovery Green. Thousands of eggs for Houston kids age 0-6. First hunt is at 10:30 am for ages 0-2, and then a 10:40 am hunt for ages 3-6. Don’t miss photos with the Easter bunny beginning at 9 am! Bring your own Easter basket. Located at 1500 McKinney downtown.
Wednesday (4/1) — Get ready for summer with a free GreenStreet Boot Camp class each Wednesday morning, 6:30 am – 7 am. No equipment is needed so grab a spot on the lawn! This class is for all fitness levels. Located at 1201 Fannin.
Wednesday (4/1) — Enjoy a free concert downtown over lunch Wednesday at Da Camera’s A Little Day Music beginning at noon. The concert focuses on Jazz Appreciation Month with music by Jacqui Sutton Frontier Jazz Quintet. Folks who attend are welcome to bring a lunch. Located in the foyer at Wortham Theater Center, 500 Texas Ave.
Wednesday (4/1) — Get ready for another free outdoor movie Wednesday at downtown’s Market Square Park. Go back in time with this 80s classic, Caddyshack, 8 pm. Bring your blanket or lawn chair! Located at 301 Milam.
Thursday (4/2) — Seven museums are free each Thursday, while a number are free every day. Here is the free Thursday schedule:
- Houston Museum of Natural Science — 2 pm – 5 pm
- Children’s Museum of Houston — 5 pm – 8 pm
- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston — 10 am – 9 pm
- The Health Museum — 2 pm – 5 pm
- Houston Museum of African American Culture — 6 pm – 8 pm
- Buffalo Soldiers National Museum — 1 pm – 5 pm
- Holocaust Museum Houston — 2 pm – 5 pm
Friday (4/3) — Don’t miss Journey to the Cross, an interactive experience at Messiah Lutheran Church, Friday morning as you prepare for Easter. It begins at 10:30 am with Palm Sunday (and a real donkey!) and ends with burying Jesus in a tomb. This hands-on learning experience is perfect for families. Free lunch will be provided. Located in Cypress at 11522 Telge north of 290.