There’s never a dull moment in Houston. Here are 7 options for free fun in Houston October 20-October 24 before planning your free and cheap weekend!
Monday (10/20) — Get active and fit at the CityCentre Running Club’s free 5K fun run Mondays between 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm. Then enjoy a little post-run snack at Ruggles Green. CityCentre Running Club is a free social running group.
Tuesday (10/21) — Don’t miss The Cat in the Hat’s visit to this week’s Toddler Tuesday at Discovery Green. The fun begins at 10:30 am at 1500 McKinney. Bring a gently used book for the weekly book swap.
Tuesday (10/21) — The Solar Energy Workshop continues this week at IKEA Houston. Tuesday’s topics features Community Solar from 6 pm – 9 pm. The Thursday session is on Disaster Recovery.
Wednesday (10/22) — Head downtown for a free outdoor movie, Young Frankenstein, 7 pm, at Market Square Park. Food and non-alcoholic beverages are welcome. Bring blankets or lawn chairs. Dog friendly!
Thursday (10/23) — Get ready to kick off The Addams Family musical Thursday — the first night of six performances. The show begins at 7:30 pm at Miller Outdoor Theatre. Free reserved seats are available performance day at the Miller box office, 10:30 am – 1 pm. This is a HITS Theatre production.
Thursday (10/23) — Enjoy all the Halloween activities for free at Children’s Museum of Houston’s Free Family Night Thursday, 5 pm – 8 pm. Don’t miss the trick-or-treating plus examining slime blobs and mastering monster calls. Located at 1500 Binz.
Thursday (10/23) — Don’t miss “Open Mic Comedy Night” Thursday, 6 pm – 8:45 pm, at downtown Houston Public Library! The free evening welcomes local comedians, puppeteers, ventriloquists, and impressionists to share their clean comedy. It also features a local version of Whose Line Is It Anyway with audience help. Seating is limited. Comedy Night is held Fourth Thursday each month, 500 McKinney.