Things to do in Houston this week of September 11, 2023

Things to do in Houston this week of September 11, 2023

Our top free and cheap picks for things to do in Houston this week of September 11, 2023, include Fiestas Patrias WonderWeekDaniel Caesar in ConcertHouston Symphony: Blast Off to Space, and more!

Houston is among the top 5 metroplexes in the US! What that means is that there’s plenty going on in Houston any day of the week. There are always things to do on Monday in Houston, things to do in Houston on Saturday night, and everything in between!

Some of you may be looking for things to do in Houston with family, while others may be focused on free things to do in Houston this week. Either way, you can be sure we have you covered in our list below. 


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Top Things to do in Houston this week of September 11, 2023 – Monday

Tyke Hikes

Things to do in Houston this week of September 11 | Tyke Hikes

Image credit: Houston Arboretum and Nature Center

Take your kids out for a nature adventure this Monday at the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center!

A Naturalist will be guiding you through the trails of the area. There will also be simple nature crafts and activities for everyone to enjoy.

When: Monday, September 11, 2023 | 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Where: Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77024
How Much: $7 per child


Top Things to do in Houston this week of September 11, 2023 – Tuesday

Daniel Caesar in Concert

Daniel Caesar has earned the adoration of millions of fans across the globe thanks to his smooth and soothing voice and beautiful songs.

This Tuesday, he’ll be taking the stage at 713 Music Hall. Grab your tickets now and get a chance to see him live!

When: Tuesday, September 12, 2023, 8 pm
Where: 713 Music Hall, 401 Franklin St. Suite 1600, Houston, TX 77201
How Much: Starts at $99


Rocking for a Cause

Listen to great music and be a rockstar for a night at the Smart Financial Foundation Smart Experience Fundraiser. 

Experience the life of a star as you park backstage in the artist compound, push your way past the paparazzi, and take photos with fans while enjoying drinks and bites. 

You can even get the chance to front the School of Rock band for a performance on stage. 

When: Tuesday, September 12, 2023, 6 pm
Where: Smart Financial Centre, 18111 Lexington Blvd, Sugar Land, TX 77479
How Much: $50 – $125


Things to do in Houston this week of September 11, 2023 – Wednesday

Fiestas Patrias WonderWeek

Things to do in Houston this week of September 11 | Fiestas Patrias WonderWeek

Image credit: Children’s Museum of Houston

Bring the kiddos to Children’s Museum Houston this Wednesday and enjoy a day of fun activities to celebrate Fiestas Patrias. There will surely be crafts, games, and tons more fun things to do.

When:  Wednesday, September 13, 2023, 10 am – 6 pm
Where: Children’s Museum of Houston, 1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004
How Much: $17


Things to do in Houston this week of September 11, 2023 – Thursday

Houston Symphony: Blast Off to Space

Buckle up and get ready for an out-of-this-world ride with the Houston Symphony!

They will be filling Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion with action-packed music from “Star Wars,” “The Planets,” “E.T.,” and more!

When:  Thursday, September 14, 2023, 7:30 pm
Where: Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77380
How Much: Starts at $25


Underground Sounds

Made of vast open spaces and towering cement columns, the cavernous Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern is a sight to behold. And starting this Thursday, it will be hosting a series of performances for everyone to enjoy.

The first performance will feature champions of international contemporary music, Nameless Sound. Get your tickets now!

When:  Thursday, September 14, 2023, 7:30 pm
Where: Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, 105b Sabine St, Houston, TX 77007
How Much: $25


Sunset Yoga

Calling yogis of all ages and levels! 

Enjoy a 45-minute session of relaxing yoga with beautiful golden-hour views of downtown from The Water Works in Buffalo Bayou Park. 

When:  Thursday, September 14, 2023, 6:30 pm
Where: The Water Works at Buffalo Bayou Park, 105 Sabine St, Houston, TX 77007
How Much: $10 suggested donation


Top Things to do in Houston this week of September 11, 2023 – Friday

Fiesta in the Square: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Fiesta in the Square: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Image credit: Redemption Square

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with your friends and family this weekend at the Fiesta in the Square!

The celebration will be filled with vendors, festive food, dancing performers, and live music.

When:  Friday, September 15, 2023, 3 pm – 8 pm
Where: Redemption Square, Assay St, Houston, TX 77044
How Much: Free


Things to do in Houston on Saturday, September 16, 2023

Latin Festival

Latin Festival

Image credit: Pearland Town Centre

It’s Hispanic Heritage Month and Pearland Town Center will be holding their very own Latin Festival! 

Enjoy live music, cultural dances, great food, small business shopping, and more fun stuff. There will also be the presentation of Latino Hero Scholarships to local students and teachers.

When: Saturday, September 16, 2023 | 10 am – 8 pm
Where: Pearland Town Center, 11200 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77584
How Much: Free


Things to do in Houston this week of September 11, 2023 – Sunday

Toughest 10K

Toughest 10K

Image credit: Running Alliance Sport

Challenge your body and join Kemah Boardwalk’s Toughest 10K this weekend! 

The challenge will have you take four passes over the Kemah/ Seabrook Bridge. Proceeds from the event will benefit several charitable causes.

When: Sunday, September 17, 2023 | 7 am
Where: Kemah Boardwalk, 215 Kipp Ave, Kemah, TX 77565
How Much: $55 – $220


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