Things to do in Houston with Kids this Weekend of March 1 Include Cherry Blossom Festival, Houston Family Camp Fair, & More!

Things to do in Houston with Kids this Weekend of March 1 Include Cherry Blossom Festival, Houston Family Camp Fair, & More!

Things to do in Houston with Kids this Weekend of March 1 Include Cherry Blossom Festival, Houston Family Camp Fair, & More!

Our picks for things to do in Houston with kids this weekend of March 1 include Cherry Blossom FestivalHouston Family Camp FairCirque du Soleil presents Corteo, Craft Community Day, & more!


 

Things to Do in Houston this Weekend With Family

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TOP PICK! – The Rink at Discovery Green

The Rink at Discovery Green

The Rink at Discovery Green

 
Spring has sprung, and what better way to celebrate than by lacing up your roller skates and taking a spin around Discovery Green’s oh-so-cool outdoor rink?
 
The rink also features a rubber subfloor for increased comfort and bright colors perfect for photos. So what are you waiting for? Gather your friends and family, and head to Discovery Green for an unforgettable roller skating experience!
 
When: February 16 – March 31, 2024

Things to Do in Houston with Kids This Weekend – Friday

Cirque du Soleil presents Corteo

Watch what a joyous procession and festive parade looks like in the eyes of a clown with Cirque du Soleil’s production of Corteo. The show brings together the grace and power of acrobats into a theatrical world of fun, comedy, and spontaneity so it’s something to truly watch out for. 
 
When: Friday, March 1 – 3, 2024, 7:30 pm
How Much: Starts at $49

Houston Family Camp Fair

Houston Family Camp Fair

Image credit: Houston Family Magazine

Family Camp Fair is back this March! So bring the family to check out Camp Champions camp exhibitors, enjoy door prizes, demonstrations, activities, goodie bags, and more.
 
When: Friday, March 1 – 3, 2024, 11 am – 3 pm
Where: Multiple locations
How Much: Free

Things to Do in Houston with Kids This Weekend – Saturday

15th Annual Houston Holi: Festival of Colors

Things to do in Houston this weekend of March 1 | Houston Holi: Festival of Colors

Image credit: HoustonHoli

Celebrate one of India’s largest harvest traditions this weekend at the Houston Holi! The event will feature explosions of organic color powder, a live Indian concert by Arjun, Bollywood dancing, street foods, DJs spinning tunes, a petting zoo, giveaways, and more.
 
When: Saturday, March 2, 2024, 12 pm – 5 pm
How Much: $15 in advance | $20 the day of events | $12.50 per person for a group of 4 or more | $10 per person for a group of 10 or more | Free for kids under 5

Katy Taste Fest

Enjoy an afternoon of grubbin’ and wine sippin’ at Katy’s annual Taste Fest! The festival will offer a variety of eats from more than 20 Katy restaurants. It will also feature a Kid Zone with face painting, inflatables, and more.
 
When: Saturday, March 2, 2024, 12 pm – 3 pm
How Much: Starts at $45

Texas Independence Day Celebration

Come out to the Ranch and celebrate our State’s Independence Day! Expect camp life demonstrations, cooking demonstrations, firearms and canon demonstrations, and a reading of the Texas Declaration of Independence. 
 
When: Saturday, March 2, 2024, 12 pm
How Much: Included in general admission

Craft Community Day

Craft Community Day

Image credit: Houston Center for Contemporary Craft

Head over to the HCCC for Craft Community Day, a free spring event that will feature local artists and community groups. There, you’ll be able to see demonstrations, view the spring exhibitions, and visit the resident artists’ studios.
 
When: Saturday, March 2, 2024, 11 am – 3 pm
How Much: Free

Cherry Blossom Festival

Things to do in Houston with kids this weekend of March 1 | Cherry Blossom Festival

Image credit: Otaku Food Festival

Enjoy two days of anime fun with the whole family at the Cherry Blossom Festival! There will be over 100 food vendors and anime vendors. You and the kids will also get to see cosplayers, sumo wrestling, voice actors, live entertainment, and so much more. 
 
When: Saturday – Sunday, March 2 – 3, 2024, 12 pm – 9 pm
How Much: Free

Barbie Movie Screening

Things to do in Houston with kids this weekend of March 1 | Barbie Movie Screening

Image credit: Discovery Green

Enjoy an outdoor movie experience with the family with Discovery Green’s screening of the 2023 movie, “Barbie” this weekend. It’s to cap of the week’s celebration of Women’s History Month. 
 
When: Saturday, March 2, 2024, 4 pm – 9 pm
How Much: Free

Things to Do in Houston with Kids this Weekend – Sunday

Dress up in your favorite Renaissance festival or fantasy adventurer-inspired outfit and enjoy a jolly great day at Karbach Brewing’s Folklore Festival! There will be over 25 small business vendors, food trucks, an interactive D&D show, D&D and TTRPG mini-games, a raffle, an aerialist performer, a Celtic and fiddle music group, and so much more. 
 
When: Sunday, March 3, 2024, 11 am – 6 pm
How Much: Free

35th Annual Walk to End HIV

Lace up your walking shoes and hit the streets of Houston to raise awareness and help Allies in Hope reach their Walk to End HIV fundraising goal for 2024. 
 
When: Sunday, March 3, 2024, 10 am
How Much: Registration is required

Little Artists

Little Artists

Image credit: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

It’s a weekend for little artists over at the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston so head out with the little ones and enjoy all the activities the event has to offer. There will be art-making projects, a storybook circle, and visiting the galleries with an MFAH teaching artist. The event is recommended for families with kids aged 3 – 5.
 
When: Sunday, March 3, 2024, 1 pm – 2:30 pm
How Much: $10 per person

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