There’s never a dull moment in Houston. Here are 7 options for free fun in Houston June 29-July 3 before planning your free and cheap weekend!
Monday (6/29) — Get a free bicycle safety helmet for your child, thanks to Heads in Helmets and the Sloan Firm. They are giving away 250 free children’s safety helmets from 4 pm – 7 pm Monday to prevent traumatic brain injuries. The helmet distribution is at KCOH 1230 AM Radio, 5011 Almeda Road. Families must register in advance by phone or email to participate. Call or text 713.419.1776 with number of children needing a helmet, call back number and parent’s name. Or email the same info to email@example.com.
Tuesday (6/30) — Houston Young Artists Concert features two performances this week at Miller Outdoor Theatre: Tuesday and Wednesday, 11 am. Hear talented young prodigies ages 4 – 18 as they dazzle the audience.
Wednesday (7/1) –Pop Shop Houston shares free Gastronomy Experiments Wednesday, 2 pm – 4 pm, at Meyer Library, 5005 W. Bellfort. This week makes Dry Ice Ice Cream! You need to have a library card and RSVP.
Wednesday (7/1) — Summer Neighborhood Concert series continues Wednesday evening at Dulles High School in Sugar Land. Enjoy the free Houston Symphony concert with Aaron Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man, Lincoln Portrait as well as works by John Williams, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and more. Arrive early for the Symphony’s Instrument Petting Zoo.
Thursday (7/2) — Culinary Institute LeNôtre hosts free culinary movie screenings the first Thursday of each month at 1:15 pm and 6:15 pm. This month’s movie features Like Water for Chocolate (rated R). Located at 7070 Allensby St.
Thursday (7/2) — CityCentre welcomes July 4 with four nights of live music, Thursday through Sunday. Thursday features Grady Gaines (R&B) from 7 pm – 10 pm. Located at 805 Town and Country.
Friday (7/3) — Explore China’s many rich cultures, traditions, and regions in this morning program, Journey to China V, through exciting Chinese dances. Located at Miller Outdoor Theatre, 6000 Hermann Park.