Are you looking for things to do during the upcoming Spring Break in Houston? Our beautiful Spring weather means Houstonians and visitors want to get out, have fun, and cherish the season. So whether you are searching for “Houston Spring Break” or “Things to do in Houston for Spring Break” or “Spring Break Activities Houston” or even “Houston events March” we have you covered!
Maybe you’re here on vacation, want to spend a day in the town, or are looking for a way to beat the boredom, you are sure to find something useful in our list. There are a lot of fun, cheap ideas for things to do for Spring Break in Houston, and we’re here to make sure you know about them all!
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Spring Break 2023 Houston – Fun and Learning at Spring Break Camps
Best Choice for Education and Technology Camps in Houston – CODERKIDS
Coder Kids offers camps designed to ignite your child’s creativity and passion for technology! Instructors use project-based curricula to make every camp beginner-friendly, educational, and fun.
Coder Kids is an experienced, Houston-based company that has been offering technology summer camps, after-school classes, and private tutoring for the last seven years. It honors the Hero’s journey of every child by encouraging them to improve their skills through overcoming challenges. At Coder Kids, learning through play is the most effective way to inspire the next generation of coders!Their classes for Spring Semester II begin in April! Topics include:
* Minecraft Modding in Java
* Roblox Studio Game Design
* New Python Projects
* Make Video Games in Scratch: Outer Space
Register today: https://register.coderkids.com/onlineclasses
Coder Kids is also hosting a FREE virtual coding class on April 22!
You can register for it here: https://register.coderkids.com/freeclass/onlineclasses/online/free-coding-event-lets-make-a-video-game-together/2443
Houston Arboretum Nature Center
If your kid loves the outdoors, explore the trails at Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. Unearth the mysteries of the green machines that once ruled planet Earth! From ferns that were munched on by dinosaurs and carnivorous plants that bite back to plants that have shaped modern medicine, these incredible organisms are at the root of this weeklong camp. Experiments, outdoor games, and habitat explorations will leaf you with a new appreciation for plants.
Among our top choices for Spring Break in Houston 2023!
When: March 13 – 17, 2023 | 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: 4501 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77024
How Much: $295 member* / $370 nonmember
Check out our list of Spring Break 2023 Camps in Houston!
Deal Alert – Get the lowest admission price at Space Center Houston
The award-winning Space Center Houston is one of Houston’s most popular family attractions and takes visitors behind-the-scenes of the NASA Johnson Space Center. Filled with interactive exhibitions, multi-media displays, cutting-edge technology, and fascinating space artifacts, there’s something to amaze and entertain all ages. Full-day entrance ticket to the Space Center Houston includes the Nasa Tram, Mission Briefing Center, and Starship Gallery Choice of entrance times throughout the day
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Spring Break 2023 Houston – Fun at Museums
Spring Break Bash at Children’s Museum Houston
There’s a destination right around the corner that celebrates YOU! Children’s Museum Houston is the ultimate family destination where there’s something new to do and celebrate every day of Spring Break. Get away and soak in the sun and have fun during Destination Celebration—an action-packed Spring Break week! Set sail on a voyage of discovery where your itinerary is filled to the brim with exciting, non-stop adventures every day, all day long!
• Soar to new heights on our Bungee Trampolines.
• Celebrate Pi Day (3.14) with a Shaving Cream Pi(e) Fight on March 14!
• Enjoy entertainingly dynamic and interactive performances every day.
• Make your Spring Break experience a shareable moment with our 360 photo booth.
• Rock the boat and challenge your friends to some friendly on-deck fun with boardwalk-inspired games.
• Roll in our human hamster balls
When: Saturday, March 11 – Sunday, March 19, 2023
How much: Entry is free for all ages.
Spring Break 2023: Nowruz
This Spring Break, celebrate Nowruz, the Persian New Year, with us!
Marking the first day of spring and the renewal of nature, Nowruz highlights the values of peace and solidarity among generations, families, and neighbors, contributing to cultural diversity and friendship among peoples and different communities. Celebrating Nowruz also means a celebration of life in harmony with nature. Stemming from ancient Zoroastrian roots, the word “Nowruz” means “new day.” The holiday — also spelled as Novruz, Navruz, Nooruz, Nevruz, Nauryz — is celebrated by more than 300 million people in the Balkans, the Black Sea Basin, the Caucasus, Central Asia, the Middle East, the United States, Canada, and other regions.
When: Tuesday, March 14, 2023 – Friday, March 17 2023 | 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: 1370 Southmore Blvd. Houston, Texas 77004
How Much: Daily activities are free and open to the public
Spring Break 2023 Houston – Fun, Cheap Ideas at the Theater, Library, and more!
One of the easier things to do for Spring Break is to take in a movie. Known for its awesome tech amenities, this cinema provides a serious movie experience.
When: -Opens Daily from 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Where: 7600 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77024
How Much: The price starts at $12
Fort Bend Library System
Families with children of all ages are invited to celebrate their Spring Break with special Spring-Fling activities at Fort Bend County Libraries throughout the week of March 13-17.
In addition to the regular weekly children’s programs, families with children of all ages are invited to celebrate their Spring Break with special activities at the libraries. Unwind and have fun at the library during the break from the regular school routine with these free activities.
When: March 13 – 18, 2023 | 2:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Where: 1003 Golfview Dr, Richmond, TX 77469
How Much: Not stated
Deal Alert – Save 50% at Kemah Boardwalk & Other Top Attractions around Houston
The CityPASS is the best way to enjoy museums and other popular attractions around Houston. It offers prepaid admission to five must-see attractions including Space Center Houston, Downtown Aquarium, Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston Zoo OR Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Kemah Boardwalk OR Children’s Museum of Houston.
Child passes valid for ages 3–11; adult passes valid for ages 12 and up. Definitely among the smartest things to do in Houston!
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Spring Break 2023 Houston – Outdoor Fun
Rodeo Houston Spring Break
HLSR is a Spring Break staple. Check out the livestock show, AGventure, carnival, and shopping at Reliant Park for just $15 for adults.
When: February 28 – March 19, 2023
Where: NRG Park, Houston, TX 77054
How Much: See the website for more details.
Celebrate Spring Break with Girlstart and Discovery Green with five fun-packed days for the whole family. Girlstart’s Discovery Green Spring Break initiative includes fun hands-on Science Technology Engineering and Math activities that foster general awareness about STEM and encourage children and families to recognize that ‘STEM is everywhere.’ Activities start at 9 am each day and are free.
When: March 13 – 17, 2023 | 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: 1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77010
How Much: The price starts at $12
Spend Spring Break at one of the best parks in the nation! The urban oasis is hosting all of its regular daily fitness classes, children’s bingo, live music, piano play, and more. They also have special Spring Break activities such as:
- March 13: Family Storytime & Craft, Houston Museum of Natural Science (HMNS), Houston Grand Opera Storybook Opera, Japan Junction Daily Fold 3/13, Children’s BINGO, and Zumba by Tiny Fitness
- March 14: Family Storytime & Craft, Houston Museum of Natural Science (HMNS), Young Audiences of Houston, Houston Grand Opera Storybook Opera, Japan Junction Daily Fold 3/14, and Children’s BINGO
- March 15: Houston Museum of Natural Science (HMNS), Young Audiences of Houston, Houston Grand Opera Storybook Opera, Japan Junction Daily Fold 3/15, Children’s BINGO, Bollywood & Bhangra Dance, and Slow Flow with Stephanie McCarrey
- March 16: Family Storytime & Craft, Houston Museum of Natural Science (HMNS), Young Audiences of Houston, Houston Grand Opera Storybook Opera, Japan Junction Daily Fold 3/16, Children’s BINGO, and Blue Dragon Tai Chi
- March 17: Slow Flow with Stephanie McCarrey, Blue Dragon Tai Chi, Family Storytime & Craft, Houston Museum of Natural Science (HMNS), Houston Grand Opera Storybook Opera, Japan Junction Daily Fold 3/17, and Children’s BINGO
Check their calendar for more events and activities!
When: March 13 – 17, 2023 | 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Where: 3801 Eastside St, Houston, TX 77098
How Much: FREE
A trip to the zoo is always one of the most popular things to do in Houston on the weekend or any time, really! Expanding from two-animal displays to over 55 acres of lush and diverse exhibits, it has become a place where you could easily spend all day and still have more to see. Visit once and you’ll be inspired to explore it again and again!
When: Opens Daily 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: 6200 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030
How Much: Price starts at $22.95
Kids will enjoy outdoor fun such as playing on Sand Mountain, hay rides, animal encounters, barrel train rides, Fossil Dig, Tire Mountain, Aviary Adventure, Rope Maze, pedal cars, and more. Participate in Blessington Pick your Own Strawberries; make sure to arrive early before the fruit is picked out — or check online before you go. Blessington Farms is located in Simonton about 40 miles west of downtown Houston. Spring break hours are 9 am – 4 pm March 13-21. Admission is $20 for Farm Funland — kids 24 months and under are free.
When: March 9th & 10th: 9 am – 2 pm | March 11th &12th: 9 am – 4 pm
Where: 510 Chisolm Trail, Wallis, TX 77485
How Much: $24 plus tax
George Ranch Historical Park
Saddle up your pony for some old-fashioned western fun during Spring Break at the George Ranch Historical Park! Follow the GRHP cowboys as they wrangle, wrestle, and blaze a trail through history to celebrate the Golden Age of the Cattle Drive! Open for general admission Tuesday, March 14- Saturday, March 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
When: March 11 – 18, 2023 | 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: 10215 FM 762 Rd, Richmond, TX 77469
How Much: $15 – Adults (ages 13-64) | $12 – Seniors (ages 65+) | $10 – Children (ages 4-12) | FREE – Ages 3 and under & Members of the Fort Bend History Association
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