Get ready for more free fun in Houston! Check out these 11 Free Things to Do in Houston January 26-28.

photo: Levy Park Conservancy


Watch a movie under the moon — Enjoy 2 free outdoor movies this weekend! 1) The Square at Memorial CityCars 3, beginning at 7 pm on the jumbo screen at Memorial City Mall. Free popcorn will be served. Blankets and chairs welcome on The Square. Located at The Square at Memorial City Mall, 303 Memorial City Mall. 2) Levy Park — Don’t miss Beauty and the Beast beginning at 6:30 pm at Levy Park, 3801 Eastside.

Bike around town — Join Critical Mass the last Friday of each month at 7 pm for an informal bike ride around the city. All bikes are welcome. It’s goal is to raise awareness and encourage a bike friendly urban environment. Meet at Market Square Park, 301 Milam.

Love classical — Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music presents a free concert, Sharing the Spotlight: “Anniversaries” featuring Bernstein’s Clarinet Sonata, celebrating the 100th anniversary of his birth. The program features six musicians performing in honor of pianist Robert Moeling. from 8 pm – 9:30 pm. Located at Duncan Recital Hall at Shepherd School of Music, 6100 Main.

Listen to live music — Enjoy an evening of live music with Turning Point, a local band playing cover songs from classic to current hits. The music begins at 7 pm. Located at WFDD’s Central Green Park, 23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd.


Relax with Tai Chi — Join Jade Mountain Martial Arts for Tai Chi each Saturday morning, 8:30 am, outdoors at Central Green Park in Katy. This Chinese martial art centers the mind, body and spirit.

Get fit — Bagby Park hosts Midtown in Motion the 2nd and 4th Saturdays each month, 9:30 – 11:30 am. The morning includes High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) class at 9:30 am and Yoga Flow at 10:30 am. Located at 415 Gray St.

Be crafty — Don’t miss “Mix It Up with the MFAH” Saturday from 10 am – noon. This family-friendly program for ages 5 and up is offered the last Saturday each month featuring art-making projects in a pop-up studio. The morning art event is held a MFA Contemporary @ Heights Mercantile, a curated gallery space thanks to a partnership with MFAH and Heights Mercantile. Located at 7th Street Outdoor Garden at Heights Mercantile between Heights Blvd and Yale.

Engage with water — Houston Maritime Museum hosts its free Family Day, All About Water, Saturday, 2 pm – 5 pm. Some of the special activities include building miniature underwater habitats, crafting paper cups with the Texas Center for African American Living History, testing a model oil skimmer from the Texas General Land Office, and testing water filtration devices. This is geared to kids ages 5 – 12. Located at 2204 Dorrington.

Learn about energy — Head to Levy Park Saturday for its free event with Houston Museum of Natural Science at 2 pm, held the 4th Saturday each month. This week’s session is called Exploring Energy. Located at 3801 Eastside.


Discover inner peace — Attend a free Healing Expo Sunday, 3 pm – 5 pm, sponsored by Studio NiaMoves. Skilled healers will offer mini healing sessions. Located at 508 Pecore. Free admission with suggested $10 donation to healers.