Things to do in Houston this week of September 5 | Labor Day at LSFM

Things to do in Houston this week of September 5 | Labor Day at LSFM | Image Credit: Lone Star Flight Museum

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 that we have you covered in our list below. 

There are a lot of great events in Houston this week (September 5 – 11)!!!

Our top free and cheap picks include Labor Day at LSFM, México en el Corazón, Live Music on the Lawn at GreenStreet, Fiestas Patrias 2022, and more!

Remember to Check out our recent posts on Best Houston Breakfast Places and also Mexican Restaurants in Pearland, TX


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Top Things to do in Houston this week of September 5, 2022 – Monday

Labor Day at LSFM

Labor Day at Lone Star Flight Museum

Image Credit: Lone Star Flight Museum

If you’re up for some adventure with the family, then head over to the Lone Star Flight Museum because admission will only be at $10 per person! Plus, they will be serving FREE hotdogs, chips and drinks starting 11 a.m. until supplies last. Enjoy the Flight Museum tour with these added perks only on Labor Day in Houston! This is one of the anticipated things to do in Houston this week of September 5, so make sure not to miss it!
When: Monday, September 5, 2022, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where:11551 Aerospace Ave, Houston, TX 77034, United States
How Much: $10


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12 Fun things to do in Houston this week of September 5, 2022 Labor Day at Lone Star Flight Museum, México en el Corazón, and more!

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

Get more information and book your day of fun at the Space Center Houston!!!


FREE ADMISSION for Military Families through Labor Day at The Health Museum

The Blue Star Museums program delivers a strong statement to the nation’s military families, letting them know that museums all throughout the country value and honor their services by welcoming them. This upcoming Houston day labor celebration, The Health Museum gives military families free admission to the museum as a show of support. This is one of the anticipated things to do in Houston this week of September 5, so make sure not to miss it!
When: Monday, September 5, 2022, 10 a.m.
Where:1515 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004, United States
How Much: Free for military families; $10 for regular visitors


Labor Day Live Music at Citycentre

Things to do in Houston this week of September 5 | Labor Day Live Music at Citycentre

Image Credit: CITYCENTREHOUSTON

Come enjoy live music in the plaza this labor day! If you’re a fan of pop-rock music and are looking for a place to spend your day labor Houston TX night, then head over to Citycentre Plaza as Sean Heyl performs your favorite pop/rock music.
When: Monday, September 5, 2022, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Where: 800 Town and Country Blvd, Houston, TX 77024, United States
How Much: Free


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Music Concert

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Fun Things to do in Houston this Week – Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Knowledge Is Key Presented by Young Audiences Of Houston

In this show, the audience will learn about the 4 elements of Hip-Hop: Art, Breakin’, DJ, and Emcee. This event by Young Audiences of Houston features Break Free Hip Hop School. Young Audiences of Houston’s aim is to inspire and educate children through the arts, integrate the arts into the school curriculum, and advance the field of arts in education through community collaborations and professional development for teachers.mi
When: Tuesday, September 6, 2022, 11 a.m.
Where: 6000 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030, United States
How Much: Free


Things to do in Houston this week – Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Evening Insects Songwriter Circle

Songwriting at Houston Arboretum & Nature Center

Image Credit: Houston Arboretum & Nature Center

Calling any authors who enjoy the outdoors! A chorus of insects bursts into song at night, tweeting and striding till daybreak. Find some of these fascinating insects in the Arboretum, and then sing some of your favorite songs. Advance registration is encouraged because there is a limited amount of seats for this unplugged songwriter circle.
When: Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. 
Located At: 4501 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77024, United States
How Much: $10


Japan Junction

Kids of all ages will enjoy expanding their cultural horizons through kamishibai “paper drama” storytelling and fun crafts! This event highlights Japanese traditions from origami to woodblock printmaking and more. It’s an event in partnership with the Japan-America Society of Houston (JASH). This week’s session will be about “Kaguya-hime” or “Moon Princess Kaguya,” one of the earliest surviving Japanese narratives.
When: Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 4:30 p.m. 
Located At: Event Pavilion, Levy Park, 3801 Eastside Houston, TX 77098
How Much: Free


Deal Alert – Highly rated 2.5 Hour Houston City Tour – 2 adults for $55 only!

12 Fun things to do in Houston this week of September 5, 2022 Labor Day at Lone Star Flight Museum, México en el Corazón, and more!

A good choice for first-time visitors to Houston, this tour offers a comprehensive overview of the city. Visit several well-known landmarks, parks, and stadiums including historic Market Square, Discovery Green, Toyota Center, Minute Maid Park, Buffalo Bayou, and more. You’ll also have an opportunity to admire the lavish homes and boutiques in River Oaks. A local guide shares insider information about what to see, where to eat, and what to do while you’re in town.

  • Sightseeing tour of Houston
  • Climate-controlled vehicle
  • Small groups—maximum of 11 travelers
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off included

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Things to do this week in Houston – Thursday, September 8, 2022

Live Music on the Lawn at GreenStreet

Live Music on the Lawn at GreenStreet

Image Credit: GreenStreet

GreenStreet is excited to host Live Music on the Lawn. During this event, guests can enjoy free live music from Houston’s best and brightest upcoming artists.
When: Thursday, September 8, 2022, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location: 1201 Fannin Street, Houston, Texas 77002
How Much: Free


Samba Dance Class

Samba Dance Class

Image Credit: Midtown Park

Learn this popular Brazilian dance style during this exciting class. Samba is a partner dance from Rio de Janeiro but you don’t necessarily need to bring a partner if you want to attend. There will be plenty during class to pair up with. The class is free and open to all skill levels. Instruction is provided by the Brazilian Cultural Institute.
When: Thursday, September 8, 2022, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: Midtown Park, 2811 Travis St., Houston, TX 77006
How Much: Free


Deal Alert – Air-conditioned Underground Tunnel Tour of Downtown Houston

12 Fun things to do in Houston this week of September 5, 2022 Labor Day at Lone Star Flight Museum, México en el Corazón, and more!

Did you know that Houston has the most extensive downtown tunnel system in the US? Join us on our Underground Tunnel tour (air-conditioned) without outdoor views for an in-depth look at the incredible metropolis below ground-floor in Texas’ largest business district including the most award-winning downtown skyscrapers which host many of Texas’ most noteworthy Fortune 500 corporate headquarters & historical venues.

As part of this day tour, we will visit multiple historical and artistic sections of Downtown Houston’s tunnels as well as the corporate buildings that lie on top of them. Make sure to bring your smile and camera as we will provide you with unique photo-op opportunities and inside secrets that most native Houstonians don’t even know about!

Book your Underground Tunnel Tour of Downtown Houston TODAY! 


Things to do in Houston on Friday, September 9, 2022

México en el Corazón

México en el Corazón

Image Credit: Discovery Green

HSPVA mariachi, the Nueva Luna Folklorico ballet, and more will take you to Mexico’s vibrant culture via music and color. As part of NAIMA’s second North American tour, more than 50 performers in breathtaking traditional attire deliver an exhibition of Mexican culture. A magnificent evening of culture and community is created by local performers and a live performance of El Grito by Mexico’s consul general, Alicia Kerber Palma. David Herrera will preside over the occasion. This is one of the anticipated things to do in Houston this week of September 5, so make sure not to miss it!
When: Friday, September 9, 2022, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: 1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77010, United States
How Much: Free


Official Drink of H-Town Cocktail Competition

Raise a glass to the H-Town competition’s official beverage! Join Houston’s top mixologists as they prepare unique drinks and compete for the annual award, which benefits the Southern Smoke Foundation and the Houston branch of USBG. Tickets come with three-ounce sampling of competing charcuterie and beverages.

This event is our top pick for Things to do in Houston this week for Couples! 

When: Friday, September 9, 2022, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Located at:Four Seasons Hotel Houston, 1300 Lamar St, Houston, TX 77010, United States
How Much: $25


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Things to do in Houston on Saturday, September 10, 2022

Art in the Park/Arte en el Parque

Study Spanish while experimenting with various artistic mediums! Thanks to Listo Translating Services and More, students between the ages of 3 and 12 will produce a distinctive work of art while honing their Spanish speaking and listening abilities. Everything is provided for the 20 participants for this session.
When: Saturday, September 10, 2022, 12 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where:Discovery Green Conservancy, 1500 McKinney, Houston, Texas 77010
How Much: Free


Things to do in Houston this Week – Sunday, September 11, 2022

Fiestas Patrias 2022

Fiestas Patrias

Image Credit: Traders Village Houston

Did you know that Mexicans don’t actually celebrate their independence on Cinco de Mayo? While a significant battle victory is remembered on May 5, September 16 is the actual anniversary of independence for Mexico, which they celebrate with parades, parties, and public events. Visit Traders Village on Sunday, September 11, for an incredible night of entertainment, while the market is closed on Fridays for the Grey Expo on the 16th. This is one of the anticipated things to do in Houston this week of September 5, so make sure not to miss it!

Our top pick for Things to do in Houston this week with family!

When: Sunday, September 11, 2022, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: 7979 N Eldridge Pkwy Houston, TX 77041
How Much: Free


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