Things to do in Houston this weekend of January 13 | The Market at Sawyer Yards

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Our top picks for things to do in Houston this weekend of January 13 include The Market at Sawyer YardsGoat Yoga Houston at Nett BarCirque Italia Presents Water Circus, and more!

There’s always a lot to do in Houston, especially on the weekends. And so, if you find yourself asking the question – ‘What are some exciting things to do in Houston today?’ we have you covered! Whether you are looking for things to do in Houston this weekend for couples or family events in Houston on the weekend or black events, you’re sure to find something you like on our list. 

There are a number of fun things to do in Houston this weekend of January 13 to 15, 2023! Read on to find out! 

Remember to also explore our list of  Things to do in Houston this Week of January 9!

Also, remember to also check out our recent posts on Houston Chinatown Restaurants – 10 Best Places to Eat Chinese Food in BellaireDowntown Houston Tunnel System Guide, Celebrate the Opening of Land Bridge at Memorial Park, and Free Fitness Classes in Houston!

Top pick for things to do this weekend in Houston – Check out the YMCA of Greater Houston!

YMCA of Greater Houston

YMCA of Greater Houston

If you are like millions of our fellow Americans, you will be thinking about setting health-related goals for 2023, whether you call it a New Year’s Resolution or not! The YMCA of Greater Houston is the perfect place to ACHIEVE your goals and CONNECT to the community at a place where you BELONG.

With multiple membership options, the Y continues to offer more value than ever! You could choose the membership that gives you access to all city and nationwide locations allowing you to continue your health journey regardless of where you are!

Or you may want to take advantage of the various programs for kids including preschool and after-school programs, sports, martial arts, dance, swim lessons, swim team, enrichment activities, and many more! 

The important thing is that you can personalize the membership to fit your and your family’s needs!

Get more information about the various programs offered by the YMCA of Greater Houston and start your fitness journey TODAY!!!

Things to do in Houston this Weekend of January 13, 2023 – Friday

Drunk Shakespeare by Brass Jar Productions

Sometimes, people need a little oomph to get them up on stage but what happens if they get a little too much of that oomph? Find out with Brass Jar Productions’ “Drunk Shakespeare.”

The production begins with an actor downing five shots of liquor before attempting to lead the cast through a Shakespeare play. With that, expect liberal departures from the text, pop culture references, audience games, improvisations, and so many surprises. 

When: Friday, January 13, 2023,  7 pm
Where: One Market Square Garage, 800 Preston St, Houston, TX 77002
How Much: $39 – $79

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  •    The Heist: Recover a stolen masterpiece from an art thief!
  •    Playground: Complete your report card and get to summer break!

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Best Things to do in Houston on Saturday, January 14, 2023

The Market at Sawyer Yards

Things to do in Houston this week | The Market at Sawyer Yards

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Get ready to feast your eyes and your stomachs at The Market at Sawyer Yards! The curated market will host a mix of artist mediums with a focus on folk art and artisan crafts which include specialty foods. There will be over 60 exhibitors, live original music performances, food trucks, beer, wine, and cocktails for you to enjoy and explore.

When: Saturday, January 14, 2023, 11 am
Where: The Silos on Sawyer, 1502 Sawyer St, Houston, TX 77007
How Much: Free

Lunar New Year 2023 Celebration at the Houston Library

Celebrate the Lunar New Year 2023, the year of the rabbit, with all things art, culture, and food at the Houston Public Library! There will be a big and loud lion dance, a vocal performance by a Chinese opera singer, a special bilingual storytime, a demo of Tai Chi, and other fun family activities. There will also be food from Foreign Policy Food Truck which serves gourmet fusion food inspired by Korean, Mexican, Greek, and American cuisine.

When: Saturday, January 14, 2023, 11 am to 1 pm
Where: Central Library, Jesse H. Jones Building, 3100 Cleburne St, Houston, TX 77004

Cirque Italia Presents Water Circus

Things to do in Houston this week | Cirque Italia Water Circus

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Cirque Italia is upping their new show with water! Featuring a stage that holds 35 000 gallons of water, performers will be doing dazzling and breathtaking moves that will surely thrill the audience. Come with friends or family and be amazed by their spectacular feats!

When: Saturday, January 14, 2023, 7:30 pm
Where: Stonebriar Centre, 2601 Preston Rd, Frisco, TX 75034
How much: $10 – $50

Happy Awake Lunar New Year 2023

Celebrate the Lunar New Year 2023 with tons of fun at the Universal Door Meditation Center! This year’s theme is “Forever Spring Festivities – Internation Market Event.” And there will be activities like dragon dance, stage performances and singing, food and international snacks, games and activities, and so much more.

When: Saturday, January 14 – 15, 2023, 10 am – 10 pm
Where: Universal Door Meditation Center, 15202 Dora Ln, Sugar Land, TX 77498
How much: Free

Goat Yoga Houston at Nett Bar

Things to do in Houston this weekend | Goat Yoga

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Spice up your fitness activities and try something new this weekend with goat yoga at Nett Bar! Meet Goat Yoga Houston’s sweet pygmy goat babies and try your best to strike your best yoga pose as they roam around and even hop on you. And if you’re worried about them, don’t be. Goats have great balance. Just be warned, their hooves can be a little sharp at times so please wear appropriate attire.

When: Saturday, January 14 – 15, 2023, 10 am – 11 am
Where: Nett Bar, 4504 Nett St, Houston, TX 77007
How much: $45 – $60

6th Annual Onesie Bar Crawl Houston

Things to do in Houston this weekend | 6th Annual Onesie Bar Crawl

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Looking to have some extra fun with your night out with friends this weekend? Why not join the 6th Annual Onesie Bar Crawl Houston? Come dressed in your coziest, snuggliest onesies and have the time of your lives with friends. Don’t be shy about wearing your best onesie too. The best onesies will get cash and prizes. Just remember to tag @pubcrawlers to be picked for prizes. 

When: Saturday, January 14 , 2023, 4 pm – 10 pm
Where: The Dogwood and several other locations, 2403 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77006

MLK 7th Annual PEACE Through Pie Event and Fundraiser

Continue to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King with pie! In this event dedicated to MLK, you’ll enjoy free food, pie sampling, chances to vote on the best pies, pie stories, and entertainment. You could also win prizes, get giveaways, and attend two sessions of Garden and Healthy Cooking Workshops. Sign up now!

When: Saturday, January 14, 2023, 10 am – 12:30 pm
Where: Frank Black Middle School, 1575 Chantilly Ln, Houston, TX 77018
How much: Free

Montrose Food Tour – 3 Delicious Venues – Just $96.99 for 2 adults

Top 10 things to do in Houston this weekend of January 13, 2023 include The Market at Sawyer Yards, Goat Yoga Houston at Nett Bar, and more!

Montrose is one of Houston’s most atmospheric neighborhoods and home to a diverse selection of restaurants, serving cuisine from all around the globe. On this tour, tuck into a delicious 3-course dinner with each course served at a different restaurant. Each destination is a popular local establishment and dishes might include Mexican, Italian, and local Houstonian specialties, ensuring a rich and varied dining experience.

  • Explore Houston’s Montrose neighborhood with a local guide
  • Delicious 3-course progressive dinner including local and international cuisine
  • Enjoy a starter, main course, and dessert at three popular local restaurants
  • Small-group tour ensures a personalized experience

Get more information and book your Montrose Food Tour TODAY!!!

Fun Things to do in Houston this Weekend of January 13, 2023 – Sunday

Fantasia in Concert with Joe

Things to do in Houston this weekend | Fantasia concert

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Ever since her win from American Idol, Fantasia has released wonderful album after album. And now, she’s bringing her most recent 2019’s “Sketchbook” album to Houston. She’ll be joined by special guest Joe. So book your tickets now!

When: Sunday, January 15, 2023 |7 pm
Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land, 18111 Lexington Blvd, Sugar Land, TX 77479
How Much: $52.75 – $292.75

Jay Pharoah at The Houston Improv

Known for his uncanny celebrity impressions including Will Smith, President Barack Obama, Chris Tucker, Denzel Washinton, Kanye West, and Stephen A. Smith, Jay Pharoah has delighted people all over the world. With his witty comedy and spectacular impressions, you’ll surely have a good time. So grab some friends and grab your tickets now!

When: Sunday, January 15, 2023 |7:30 pm
The Houston Improv, 7620 Katy Fwy #45, Houston, TX 77024
How Much: $60 – $240 per table

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