Hermann Park Conservancy Earth Month Celebration in Houston

Best Events in Houston this Weekend | Image Credit – Hermann Park Conservancy Facebook Page

Here in Houston, there are a lot of fun things to do this weekend of April 29 to May 1, 2022! From family events to things to do in Houston for couples, events on Saturday night and events in downtown Houston, the options are seemingly endless! 

Our top free and cheap picks include Earth Month at Hermann Park, Cinco de Mayo Celebration, Puppies for Breakfast, Buffalo Bayou Boat Tours, and more!

Top Pick for Summer Camps in Houston – Language Kids World

Looking for summer camp options in Houston? Language Kids World offers Spanish, French, Mandarin Chinese, Sign Language and English Immersion Camps in Houston.

Kids at Summer Camp - Language Kids World in Houston

Childhood is the best time to learn another language, and it has never been so much fun! Give your child the gift of learning another language and make the most of your child’s summer with fun, engaging and innovative immersion camps. Campers will develop conversational skills in another language while making friends and making memories that will last a lifetime!

With more than two decades of language teaching experience under their belt, Language Kids World are masters at teaching languages to children in fun and innovative ways. Multiple locations and extended schedules. In-person and virtual camp options. 

Check out all the details at Language Kids World! 

For additional summer camps options, check out our comprehensive guide to the Best Summer Camps in Houston for 2022! 


Best Events & Activities in Houston this Weekend – FRIDAY

Fiddler on the Roof

Fiddler on the Roof at Hobby Center in Houston

Things to do in Houston this Week | Fiddler on the Roof at Hobby Center

Spend your weekend with the last 3 days of this classic stage play! Enjoy a fantastic musical show that shares the stories of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and everything about family and faith. Listen to the wonderful cast as they perform broadway classics like Tradition, If I Were a Rich Man, To Life, and many more.
When: Friday, April 29, 8 p.m. | Saturday, April 30, 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. | Sunday, May 1, 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Where: Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, 800 Bagby Street, Houston, TX 77002
How Much: Starts at $30 (plus applicable fees)


Friday Night Music at Evelyn’s Park

Listening to live music on a Friday night is a sure way to have fun! This Friday, head out to Betsy’s at Evelynn’s Park because Half Truths will be playing great hits and jamming with fans and visitors of the park, so don’t miss out! Our recommendation for Things to do in Houston this weekend for couples! 
When: Friday, April 29, 2022, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Located At: Betsy’s at Evelyn’s Park, 400 Bellaire Boulevard, Bellaire, Texas 77401
How Much: Free



Best Events & Activities in Houston this Weekend – SATURDAY

Earth Month at Hermann Park

Volunteering for Earth Month at Hermann Park

Image Credit: Hermann Park Website

It’s the last day of April, and the last day to help Hermann Park volunteers reach the 1,000 hours of volunteer work for Earth! After all, our Earth deserves more than just an hour of love. So, don’t forget to help achieve the goal and add up an hour or two to this noble cause. For the last day, the volunteer work will be at Bayou Parkland. Among our top picks for Events in Houston this Weekend! 
When: Saturday, April 30, 2022, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Located At: Hermann Park Bayou Parkland, 6401 Almeda Road, Lot P, Houston, TX 77030
How Much: Free


Bollywood & Bhangra Dance

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 30, 2022, 10 a.m.
Where: Event Pavilion, Levy Park, 3801 Eastside, Houston, TX
How Much: Free


Puppies for Breakfast

Puppies for Breakfast in Houston

Things to do in Houston this Week | Image Credit – Historic Market Square Facebook Page

It’s going to be all about your beloved furry pals this Saturday at Market Square as more than 40 dog-centric vendors and brands gather to provide you easier access to your pup’s needs. Do not miss out on this long-running Dog festival here in Houston.
When: Saturday, April 30, 2022, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Located At: Market Square Park, 301 Milam, Houston
How Much: Free with a suggested $5 donation to help a local dog rescue


Buffalo Bayou Boat Tours

Buffalo Bayou Boat Tours

Image Credit: Buffalo Bayou Website

Forget about the busy life in the city and enjoy the calm breeze and scenic view along the Buffalo Bayou waters. Ride with your family and friends and witness jumping fishes, flying herons that occasionally swoop into the waters for some fresh fish meals, and if you’re lucky, some alligators, too! 
When: Saturday, April 30, 2022; Tours begin at 10 a.m. and last for 45 minutes. Ends at 1:45 p.m.
Where: Allen’s Landing, 1001 Commerce Street, Houston, TX 77002
How Much: $10 per person


Fun Events & Activities in Houston this Weekend – SUNDAY

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Events in Houston This Weekend - Mariachi Imperial at Traders Village

Mariachi Imperial will be among the Performances for 2022 Image Credit: Traders Village Houston

It’s that time of the year again for Trader Villages’ Cinco de Mayo celebration! Dance to festive music, and enjoy traditional food and games. Plenty of local artists will be there to perform for everyone! Our top pick for Things to do in Houston with family this weekend! 
When: Sunday, May 1, 2022, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Located At: 7979 N Eldridge Pkwy Houston, TX 77041
How Much: Free


Sunday Night Live at Citycentre

Sundays at Citycentre are made livelier with free, inspirational live music from local musicians. Enjoy it with your family, friends, and loved ones. This Sunday, Tony Casella will be singing for visitors of Citycentre.
When: Sunday, May 1, 2022, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Location: 7979 N Eldridge Pkwy Houston, TX 77041
How Much: Free

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