Check out our update to Free and Cheap Things to Do in Houston This Weekend with picks that include: Using Lemonade for affordable renters and home insurance, offers from free two-week Beachbody Workouts, Discount Glasses, and Discount Contact Lenses, farmers markets, muscle car show and more!

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Meet America’s #1 Home Insurance  
Lemonade offers refreshingly innovative and affordable renters and home insurance coverage. This ingenious app was created to make homeowners and renters insurance more accessible and simple. Since Lemonade only takes a flat fee from the monthly premium users pay them, they gain nothing by delaying or denying claims and as a result pay claims as quickly as possible, in as little as 3 minutes in some cases! Ready to experience the Lemonade difference for yourself? You could start saving big on homeowners or renters insurance in as little as 90 seconds! Click here to get started.

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Reach Your Fitness Goals at Home with Beachbody On Demand (Free 14-Day Trial!)

Have a New Year’s Resolution to get in better shape in 2021? Skip the gym and get an awesome workout in from the comfort of your home! Beachbody On Demand offers on-demand fitness videos, plans, and complete workouts. There are plans for every skill level from beginner to expert. No matter what kind of workout you’re looking for, you can find it on here with thousands of videos to choose from, all streaming right to your TV or mobile device. Workout programs include P90X, 21 Day Fix, Insanity, Core De Force, and many others. Click here to try it risk-free for 14 days!

 

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Treat Your Eyes Right This Holiday Season

It’s a new year and no better time to take care of your eyes and maybe even give yourself a new look. Take advantage of our exclusive offers from Discount Contacts and Discount Glasses.

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Looking for a new pair of frames? Right now, you can get 25% off eyeglasses with code IAH25 at DiscountGlasses.com! They have hundreds of pairs you can try on virtually from the comfort of your home so you can find the one that’s perfect for you.

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More of a contacts user? You also get some special savings this season. Save 20% off for new customers at DiscountContactLenses.com! Be sure to use the code: IAH20 at checkout. If this isn’t your first time purchasing via Discount Contact Lenses, you can also save 15% at DiscountContactLenses.com! Use code: IAH15 at checkout.

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Have a Family Movie Night with Disney+

Winter is here and Disney+ offers some great movies and shows for the family. In addition to some holiday classics, Disney+ has some of the top film franchises from Disney Princesses to Marvel Superheroes to Pixar’s best flicks and plenty of other fun things in between. So, have a family movie night this holiday season by trying Disney+!

 

FRIDAY

Discounted Admission at the Houston Museum of Natural Science

What: The Houston Museum of Natural Science offers a discounted exhibit hall admission. While the discounted tickets are offered Monday through Thursday, the museum is free every Thursday from 2 PM – 5 PM.

Where: Houston Museum of Natural Science, 5555 Hermann Park Drive Houston

When: Monday – Saturdays from 9 AM to 5 PM

How Much: Discounted tickets are $11.50 and are available on most dates

 

Children’s Story Hour at Hermann Park

What: Each Friday morning, children get together in the Family Garden at Hermann Park for a can’t miss storytelling event. The stories are always different each week, and your kids are sure to love them.

Where: Hermann Park, McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Hermann Drive

When: January 22nd from 10 AM – 11 AM

How Much: Free

 

Friday Night Lights: Houston Morning Market Company

What: Friday Night Lights features music, food, and drink as well as opportunities to support local artists and vendors. Don’t miss out – the event happens every first and third Friday!

When: Every 1st and 3rd Friday from 5 PM – 9 PM

Where: HotBox Hemp Goods, 803 Quitman St., Houston, TX

How Much: Free to enter

 

SATURDAY

The Ice at Discovery Green

What: It’s not every day that you get to skate under the lights of downtown Houston! Bring your friends and family to skate at Discovery Green. Safety protocols are in full effect, including increased sanitation and contactless purchases.

Where: Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney St., Houston, TX

When: Daily at 11 AM

How Much: $15, skates included

 

All American Throwdown: Muscle Car Show

What: Calling all fans of muscle cars! You won’t want to miss this exhibit at Houston Raceway Park. The day will include a burnout contest, cruise-in and drag racing.

Where: Houston Raceway, 2525 FM 565, Baytown

When: Saturday, January 23rd at 10 AM

How Much: $15 – $25, free for those under twelve

 

Peach Street Farmers Market

What: Stock up on fresh produce and handcrafted goods in this open-air farmers market. If you’re heading there at lunchtime, no need to worry – food is also there for purchase and on-site consumption.

Where: 234 S Arcola Street, Angleton

When: Rain or Shine on Saturdays from 9 AM – 1 PM

How Much: Free entry, pay as you go

 

Eleanora’s Market 

What: This free outdoor market on Ella is open to the public! Enjoy fine crafted goods, handmade art, delicious prepared foods, and more.

When: Saturdays from 9 AM – 12 PM

Where: 2120 Ella Blvd., Houston, TX 77008

How Much: Free Admission

 

SUNDAY

Match Family Fun Day

What: Enjoy a free virtual family fun day, Including dance performances of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, puzzles, activities, dance lessons, and more.

Where: Virtual Event

When: Online materials will be available from January 17th till January 24th

How Much: Free

 

Heights Morning Market
What: Each weekend, these local shops in the Heights open up their streets and walkways to local vendors and artisans. Shop local jewelry, handmade art, locally sourced honey, and much more. Bring your own shopping bags and wear a mask!
When: Sundays from 10 AM – 2 PM
Where: 3106 White Oak Dr, Houston, TX 77007
How Much: Free

 

Bay Area Farmer’s Market

What: This local farmer’s market is free to attend and easy to shop! Find local produce, ethically-sourced honey, homemade candles, freshly prepared foods, and much more. Admission is always free, bring your mask and shopping bags.

When: Sundays at 11 AM

Where: 500 Baybrook Mall Dr, Friendswood, TX 7754

How Much: Free entry

 

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