Our top picks for things to do in Houston this weekend of March 10 include Buffalo Bayou Partnership Regatta, St. Patrick’s Parade & Celebration, Seltzerland, and more!
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There are a number of fun things to do in Houston this weekend of March 10 to 12, 2023! Read on to find out!
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Remember to also check our list of Things to do in Houston this Week of March 6!
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Foodies wanted! Come enjoy diverse plates in the heart of Downtown Houston at some of city’s most famous restaurants. This tour will begin at the Historic Market Square Park (outside Niko Niko’s) where you will learn about Houston’s rich history, beautiful architecture, & diversity of cultures. Guests will enjoy first-hand views of the tallest building in Texas & the Downtown Tunnel System (1/3 of tour spent in tunnels) in the USA.
The tour consists of 3 stops where you will try 6-7 delicious food samplings including authentic Mexico City cuisine, traditional Asian novelties, Houston’s unique take on Italian-American, & dessert. These meals are pre-ordered & will be coming out nice & fresh for your whole group.
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Things to do in Houston this Weekend of March 10, 2023 – Friday Night Houston
Don’t Call Me Sweetie: 6th Annual Women’s Art Showcase
In celebration of International Women’s Day, Insomnia Gallery will present the 6th Annual Women’s Art Showcase. The event will feature about two dozen women artists and their wonderful works. So come on, support their works, or simply admire the art that they contribute to the world.
When: Friday, March 10, 2023, 7 pm – 11 pm
Where: Insomnia Gallery, 902 Hardy St, Houston, TX 77020
How Much: Free
Friday Night Bites
Come out this Friday and join Bridgeland for their first Friday Night Bites of 2023! The event will feature plenty of Houston area food trucks and family-friendly activities, including inflatables, lawn games, multiple art stations, and live entertainment from Good Time Muffin.
When: Friday, March 10, 2023, 6 pm
Where: Lakeland Village Center, 10519 Fry Rd, Cypress, TX 77433
How Much: Free
Deal Alert – Haunted Houston Ghost and Pub Walking Tour
Explore the historic district of downtown Houston on a leisurely walking tour that combines a pub crawl with ghost stories recounted by your costumed guide. Your 2.5-hour evening walking tour visits four bars located in historic buildings that each boast spooky stories.
Have time to sip a drink (own expense) as your guide illuminates the history of Houston through tales of rumored hauntings and other spine-tingling tales. 2.5-hour Houston ghost and pub walking tour.
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Houston Events this Weekend of March 10, 2023 – Things to do in Houston Saturday
62nd Annual Houston St. Patrick’s Parade & Celebration
Celebrate St. Patrick’s day with the rest of Houston at the 62nd Annual Houston St. Patrick’s Parade and Celebration. Aside from the parade which will begin and end at Post, the day will also be filled with various fun activities. This includes games, Irish performances, an outdoor market, food, a life DJ, and so much more.
When: Saturday, March 11, 2023, 11 am – 6 pm
Where: POST Houston, 401 Franklin St, Houston, TX 77201
How Much: Free
Buffalo Bayou Partnership Regatta
Get ready to join the largest canoe and kayak race in Texas! Participants aged 12 and above can compete in solo, tandem, or unlimited boating categories. You can also just paddle for fun along a 15-mile stretch of Buffalo Bayou. If you just want to watch, then you can cheer the participants along the race route and at the finish line at Allen’s Landing. Finish line festivities will start at 11 am and end at 2 pm.
When: Saturday, March 11, 2023, 7:30 am
Where: Allen’s Landing Park, 1005 Commerce St, Houston, TX 77002
How Much: $55 – $65
Celebrate the weekend with your pals by tasting over 100 unique hard seltzers at seltzerland! While sipping on bubbly, you can enjoy tons of fun activities. This includes playing seltzer pong, cornhole, ladder ball, or taking pics inside the inflatable bubble booth and going home with seltzer. There will also be a live DJ to provide fun tunes throughout the day.
When: Saturday, March 11, 2023, 11 am
Where: POST Houston, 401 Franklin St, Houston, TX 77201
How Much: Starts at $49
St. Pawtrick’s Day
You and your human pals aren’t the only ones who can celebrate St. Patrick’s! At St. Pawtrick’s Day, you and your furry friend can enjoy tons of dog-themed activities. This includes a Treat Toss, a Diggin’ for Gold competition, Irish coffee, food trucks, local beer, a vendor market, dog adoptions, prizes, and so much more.
The first 500 people will receive a free swag bag upon entry. And the first 350 beer/ combo tickets sold will get a free commemorative glass.
While the event is free, registration is required for entry. Proceeds from the event will go to Houston Pets Alive!, a local animal rescue aiming to save the lives of at-risk companion cats and dogs and find them loving homes.
When: Saturday, March 11, 2023, 2 pm
Where: Powder Keg, 1300 Brittmoore Rd, Houston, TX 77043
How Much: Free – $30
Celebrate the rich Indian culture in Katy this weekend with their Holi Mela festival! It features Bollywood performances, color play, kids’ activities, DJ tunes, and a market featuring food and shopping vendors.
When: Saturday, March 11, 2023, 11 am – 4 pm
Where: Telugu Bhavanam, 27030 Farm to Market Rd 529, Katy, TX 77493
How Much: $8 in advance | $10 at the gate | Free for ages 11 and under
7th Annual Hootenanny
Eureka Heights is donning its cowboy hat this weekend for the return of Rodeo season and its accompanying event, the annual Hootenanny. Come here and enjoy daytime two-stepping with music from country artists like Libby Koch and the Dealers, yummy bbq from Deckle and Hide, games, artisan vendors, and Eureka’s release of its beloved Golden Buckle Cream Ale.
When: Saturday, March 11, 2023, 1 pm – 6 pm
Where: Eureka Heights Brewing Co., 941 W 18th St, Houston, TX 77008
How Much: Free
2023 OMG Food Fest
Enjoy the world’s first-ever hip-hop food festival this weekend at the 2023 OMG Food Fest! The festival features DJs and bands playing old-school rap and hip-hop. Alongside them will be a great lineup of tasty food vendors offering delicious stuff like turkey legs, bbq, boudin, tacos, and so much more!
When: Saturday, March 11, 2023, 2 pm – 10 pm
Where: Aveva Stadium, 2055 Mowery Rd, Houston, TX 77045
How Much: $8 | Free for kids under 8
Deal Alert – Get the lowest price on the highly rated Small Group Sightseeing Tour of Houston
Discover the best that Houston, Texas has to offer on a small–group sightseeing tour of the city’s key landmarks. Drive through the streets and pass by Discovery Green, the Museum of Fine Arts, McGovern Centennial Gardens, and more in a few hours. While you drive, listen to the history and legends that formed the city from your guide, with plenty of time to ask questions and stop for photos.
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Fun Things to do in Houston this Weekend of March 10, 2023 – Sunday Events Houston
Space Center Houston presents Moon 2 Mars Festival
The Moon 2 mars Festival will celebrate NASA’s Artemis program which will land the first woman and first person of color on the moon using innovative technologies to build a permanent presence on the lunar surface. At the festival, you can enjoy live entertainment, meet and greet opportunities with astronauts, experience cutting-edge space technology, and have loads of fun at the THINK Neurology Future Astronaut Training Grounds Kid’s Zone.
When: Sunday to Monday, March 12 – 13, 2023 | 9 am
Where: Space Center Houston, 1601 E NASA Pkwy, Houston, TX 77058
How Much: Free – $49.95. Get the lowest price on admission tickets by clicking here!
Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest and Worry Will Vanish Opening Day at MFAH
Enjoy the Museum of Fine Arts Houston’s latest in its series of grand-scale immersive presentations this weekend. This presentation will bring together two works from the Museum’s collections, “Pixel Forest” and “Worry Will Vanish.”
“Pixel Forest” features 3000 LED lights encased in resin spheres suspended from the ceiling on cables. Each light is also controlled by a signal so that the forest is constantly changing. Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist, the maker of the presentation describes it as a digital image that has exploded in space.
“Worry Will Vanish,” on the other hand, is an enchanting video footage that will take you on a dreamlike journey through a natural landscape, the human body, and the heavens.
When: Sunday, March 12, 2023 | 12:30 pm
Where: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1001 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005
How Much: Free – $19
Obscure Houston Oddities Market
Find the most unique things that you won’t see anywhere else at the Obscure Houston Oddities Market. There will be around 25 vendors offering the strangest and most unusual items that you’ll see. There will also be food, drinks, and entertainment.
When: Sunday, March 12, 2023 | 1 pm – 8 pm
Where: Numbers Night Club, 300 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006
How Much: $5
In lieu of International Women’s Month, come out and show some support to some women-owned businesses this weekend at the Women’s Maret at Karbach Brewing. There will be plenty of unique products offered and you can browse them all while sipping on a cold beer.
When: Sunday, March 12, 2023 | 11 am – 6 pm
Where: Karback Brewing Co, 2032 Karbach St, Houston, TX 77092
How Much: No cover
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