FREE WEEKEND FUN

It’s another weekend in Houston with plenty of free fun! Check out these amazing Free Things to Do in Houston December 19-21:

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FRIDAY

Celebrate the season — Enjoy this classical holiday showcase of Handel’s Messiah in its 11th season. Free tickets will be distributed at 7 pm each evening, first-come first-serve. This annual event is held at Christ Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 8300 Katy Freeway.

Sing with Olaf — Watch Frozen Sing A Long Friday night, 7:30 pm, at Discovery Green as part of Bank of America Friday Night Flicks. The screen will be oriented towards the ICE rink, but you can watch from the deck of The Lake House or nearby. Located at 1500 McKinney.

SATURDAY

Love a tuba — Don’t miss this unique Christmas concert called Tuba Christmas Saturday, 11 am – 1 pm, in The Woodlands. It pays tribute to the first Tuba Christmas concert in 1974 at NYC’s Rockefeller Plaza Ice Rink. The event also features a Tuba Euphonium decorating contest! Located at 9595 Central Pines Drive at Central Park.

Rock outKaty Rocks Winterfest is back Saturday, noon – 6 pm, at Central Green Park. The event includes holiday music, great bands, fun activities and more. Located at 23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd.

Enjoy outdoor live music — Get ready for Discovery Green Flea, held the 3rd Saturday each month with vintage, recycled or repurposed items, artful kitsch and more. This month’s free entertainment features The Invincible Czars performing their whimsical rock interpretation of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker Suite, 2 pm – 4 pm. Bring your bike for the free bicycle repair workshop. Make-it-and take-it fun by The Tinderbox for 18 and older. Little ones can enjoy the craft zone run by City Artworks. Located at 1500 McKinney.

Enjoy music on the plaza — Families can head to Sugar Land Town Square for Holidays in the Plaza December 20 with live holiday music. The evening features performances by First Colony Church of Christ, 5 pm – 7 pm. They also will be distributing free hot chocolate and freshly baked chocolate chip cookies!

Celebrate the season — Enjoy this classical holiday showcase of Handel’s Messiah in its 11th season. Free tickets will be distributed at 7 pm each evening, first-come first-serve. This annual event is held at Christ Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 8300 Katy Freeway.

SUNDAY

Make a family day — Enjoy Family Day at Bayou Bend Sunday, 1 pm – 5 pm, featuring free holiday fun making crafts, touring the house, indulging in cookies and wassail, and singing your favorite holiday songs with carolers. Take part in holiday traditions from many cultures. Located at Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, 6003 Memorial Drive.