Houston LatinFest Stage Performance

Best Events & Activities in Houston this Weekend | Image Credit – Houston LatinFest

Here in Houston, there are a lot of fun things to do this weekend of April 22 to 24, 2022!

Our top free and cheap picks include Blessing of the Fleet at Kemah Boardwalk, Houston Latin Fest, History Boat Tour, Bollywood & Bhangra Dance, and more!


 

Top Pick – Comicon at Traders Village Houston

Vendor booths at Traders Village Houston Comicon 2021

Vendor booths at Traders Village Houston Comicon 2021

It’s that time of the year again for superheroes, cosplayers, artists, and super cool people of Houston, as the Houston Comicon 2022 edition happens this week, April 23-24. Expect on-site personalities and get the chance to have your collections bear autograph signatures. There will be workshops, lots of vendors, music, and fun!
When: Saturday – Sunday, April 23-24, 2022, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Located At: 7979 N Eldridge Pkwy Houston, TX 77041
How Much: Free


 

Top Events & Activities in Houston this Weekend – Friday

Sunrise Yoga at Buffalo Bayou

Sunrise Yoga at Buffalo Bayou

Image Credit: Buffalo Bayou Website

Flow into the weekend with Sunrise Yoga on Buffalo Bayou! Condition your mind and body while seeing a spectacular view of downtown, Houston. Bask in green space and uplift your physical wellbeing. This yoga class is for all levels and ages. Bring your own mat. Reusable water bottles are encouraged.
When: Friday, April 22, 2022, from 6:30 a.m. to 7:15 a.m.
Located At: The Water Works, 105 Sabine Street, Houston, TX 77007
How Much: Free but a suggested donation of $10 to Buffalo Bayou Partnership is encouraged

 

Aretha: Queen of Soul

Aretha Franklin

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Listen to the hits of the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, as Capathia Jenkins, Ryan Shaw, and the Symphony pay homage to her greatest hits such as R-E-S-P-E-C-T, Chain of Fools, You Make Me Feel Like a Natural Woman, and so much more!
When: Friday, April 22, 2022, 8 p.m.
Located At: Jones Hall, 615 Louisiana, Houston, TX
How Much: Tickets start at $29


 

Best Events & Activities in Houston this Weekend – Saturday

ROCO in Concert – Tying Up Loose Ends

ROCO in Concert in Houston

ROCO’s 17th season In Concert Series wraps up Saturday, with “Tying Up Loose Ends” at The Church of St. John the Divine and also livestreamed at ROCO.org,  FacebookYouTube, and A440.live.

Conducted by Rei Hotoda in her ROCO debut, the program centers around the world premiere of Plumes for large chamber orchestra by composer-in-residence Derek Bermel, based on J. Henry Fair’s photography collection “Industrial Scars”—capturing the beauty and destruction of industrial and human impacts on our planet—and will also include Viet Cuong’s percussion concerto Re(new)al, Darius Milhaud’s jazz-inspired 1923 work Creation of the World, and a new work by Cynthia Lee Wong, as part of ROCO’s FIFteen Project. 

When: Saturday, April 23, 2022, 5 p.m.
Located At: The Church of St. John the Divine – 2450 River Oaks Blvd, Houston, TX 77019
How Much: This concert features Pay-What-You-Wish pricing for single tickets—click here to purchase now

 

Bollywood & Bhangra Dance

Free Bollywood & Bhangra Dance Class at Levy Park

Image Credit: Levy Park Facebook Page

This fun and invigorating fitness dance class is great for everyone! Enjoy Bollywood and Bhangra music while you give your body the workout it needs after a week of hustle.
When: Saturday, April 23, 2022, 10 a.m.
Where: Event Pavilion, Levy Park, 3801 Eastside, Houston, TX
How Much: Free

 

History Boat Tour

History Boat Tour at Buffalo Bayou

Image Credit: Buffalo Bayou Partnership Facebook Page

Learn about the history of Houston while cruising through Buffalo Bayou in this 90-minute tour spearheaded by an experienced local historian. Stories about the people and places along the bayou will be shared, and you’ll get a better picture of how past events brought Houston to what it is today.
When: Saturday, April 23, 2022, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Where: Allen’s Landing, 1001 Commerce Street, Houston, TX 77002
How Much: $40 per person

 

John Mayer Sob Rock Tour

John Mayer Sob Rock Tour

Image Credit: Houston Toyota Center Facebook Page

It’s going to be a night of big hits and great music as the one and only John Mayer stops at Houston Toyota Center as part of his Sob Rock Tour. 
When: Saturday, April 23, 2022, 7:30 p.m.
Located At: Toyota Center, 1510 Polk Street, Houston, TX
How Much: Starts at $49.50


 

Events & Activities in Houston this Weekend – Sunday

Comicon at Traders Village Houston

Vendor booths at Traders Village Houston Comicon 2021

Vendor booths at Traders Village Houston Comicon 2021

 

It’s that time of the year again for superheroes, cosplayers, artists, and super cool people of Houston, as the Houston Comicon 2022 edition happens this week, April 23-24. Expect on-site personalities and get the chance to have your collections bear autograph signatures. There will be workshops, lots of vendors, music, and fun!
When: Saturday – Sunday, April 23-24, 2022, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Located At: 7979 N Eldridge Pkwy Houston, TX 77041
How Much: Free

Blessing of the Fleet at Kemah Boardwalk

Blessing of the Fleet at Kemah Boardwalk

Image Credit: Kemah Boardwalk Facebook Page

Enjoy watching festively decorated boats as they cruise down Clear Creek Channel. The Blessing of the Fleet is a tradition that began centuries ago in fishing communities. The practice is a blessing from the local priest and was meant to ensure a safe and bountiful season. 
When: Sunday, April 24, 2022, from 2 p.m.
Where: Kemah Boardwalk, 215 Kipp Ave, Kemah, TX 77565
How much: Free

 

Sunday Night Live at Citycentre

Sunday Night Live at the Citycentre Houston

Image Credit: Citycentre Houston Facebook Page

Sundays at Citycentre are made livelier with free, inspirational live music from local musicians. Enjoy it with your family, friends, and loved ones. 
When: Sunday, April 24, 2022, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Location: 7979 N Eldridge Pkwy Houston, TX 77041
How Much: Free

 

Houston LatinFest

Houston Latin Fest at Midtown

Image Credit: Houston LatinFest Facebook Page

The Houston Latin Fest is a cultural festival that celebrates the Latin communities in Houston. Gather with your friends and family and listen and dance to live, Latin music from today’s top performers. The Houston Latin Fest is a festival that was created to promote unity and diversity and to preserve traditions of the Latin culture for future generations like no other festival.
When: Sunday, April 24, 2022, 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. 
Where: 2811 Travis St., Houston, TX 77006
How Much: Free – $50


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