Looking for fun events and activities for kids in Houston this weekend? H-town is a fantastic place to raise a family. In fact, we’re frequently rated as one of the country’s most family-friendly cities.
Apart from a number of excellent schools, there are always a variety of events in which children and their families can participate. However, with so many activities for kids in Houston, how can you know which ones are genuinely worthwhile?
We’ve compiled a list of the top activities and events that will keep the whole family entertained.
Our picks for things to do with kids this weekend in Houston (April 15-17) include Egg Hunt in our Hangars – Lone Star Flight Museum, Easter Bunny Meet and Greet at Children’s Museum Houston, Easter Sunday Brunch at Downtown Aquarium, Parachute Play Time at CITYCENTRE, & more!
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Best Events & Activities in Houston this Weekend For Kids – Friday
The British International School of Houston is bringing back Parachute Play Time at Citycentre! Fun activities and games await your little ones, and of course, the chance to play with the big parachute.
When: Friday, April 15, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Located At: CITYCENTRE, 800 Town and Country Blvd., Houston, TX 77024
How Much: $5 per child
If you haven’t visited the pop-up exhibit for the Houston Rockets, then this Friday, April 15, is your best chance to check it out, as a reception for the closing of the exhibit will also be held.
When: Friday, April 15, 2022, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where: Levy Park, 3801 Eastside, Houston, TX
How Much: Free
Houstonian basketball enthusiasts would be thrilled to join this year’s Fam Jam Truck roll-in at Discovery Green. Interactive games, photo opportunities with the NCAA trophy, giveaways, and so much more await everyone!
When: Friday, April 15, 2022, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Located At: Discovery Green Conservancy, 1500 McKinney, Houston, Texas 77010
How Much: Free
Best Events and Activities in Houston this Weekend with Kids – Saturday
Go around the Lone Star Flight Museum while looking for easter eggs! And, if you do great, you might just find the GOLDEN EGG, which contains special prizes! There is a time slot per age group, so make sure to check so you know what time you should bring your child to the museum to enjoy this fun egg hunt.
When: Saturday, April 16, 2022, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Location: 11551 Aerospace Ave., Houston, TX77034
General Admission: $5
Hop on out to the museum and meet the bunny of the hour, the famous Easter Bunny. Make some colorful bunny ears to wear at the Junktion table too!
When: Saturday, April 16, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location: Kid’s Hall Alcove, Children’s Museum Houston, 1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004
General Admission: $15
No skills are required when you try out the Family Capoeira class at Midtown Houston this weekend. Learn from instructors from the Brazilian Cultural Institute, and get a feel of how it is to engage in this Afro-Brazilian martial art, together with your family!
When: Saturday, April 16, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Where: 2811 Travis St., Houston, TX 77006
How Much: Free; Registration required
Things to do in Houston this Weekend with Kids – Sunday
Enjoy wonderful treats this Easter Sunday at the Downtown Aquarium as it celebrates the season with an Easter egg hunt and a delicious buffet. Plus, catch the easter bunny and take photos!
When: Sunday, April 17, 2022, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Downtown Aquarium, 410 Bagby, Houston
How Much: Adults – $42.99; Seniors (65+) – $35.99; Kids (3-10) – $20.99; Kids under 2 – Free; Reservatio required
Learn about the stars and the solar system! Earn tips on how you can start identifying stars, constellations, and planets. This is going to be an educational and unforgettable experience for people of all ages, most especially the little ones.
When: Sunday, April 17, 2022, 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Where: Houston Museum of Natural Science, 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston Texas
How Much: $8 for children; $9 for adults
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