Things to do in houston this weekend of November 11 | Memorial City Lights

Things to do in Houston this weekend of November 11 | Memorial City Lights at The Square | Memorial City

Our top free and cheap picks for things to do in Houston this weekend of November 11 include the Memorial City Lights at The Square, Classic Journey Live: A Tribute, MVP Offer UH vs. Temple (Heroes Night), Native American Pow Wow at Traders Village 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 are sure to find something you like on our list. 

There are a number of fun things to do in Houston this weekend from November 11-13, 2022! Read on to find out! 

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Top Pick for Things to do in Houston this Weekend of November 11, 2022Classic Journey Live: A Tribute

Classic Journey Live

Image Credit: Miller Outdoor Theatre

Classic Journey Live is a tribute to Journey unlike any other. Immerse yourself in the most detailed replication of Journey to date. The clothes, hairstyles, lights, musical gear, stage, vocals and all the sounds that are Journey combine to create a living tribute to one of rock’s greatest bands.

This show features video excerpts of interviews and performances from the members of Journey themselves that make this an experience you won’t soon forget. It’s a performance you don’t want to miss!

When: Saturday, November 12, 2022, 7 pm
Where: 6000 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030, United States
Tickets: Free


Deal Alert – Check out the Latest discounts on Highly-rated Beauty and Spa places in Houston

Beauty and Spa Deals in Houston

Check out current discounts at highly rated Face & Skin Care places, Spas, Massages, Salons, and more across Houston! Sometimes you can save as much as 75%, so make sure you check these deals on a regular basis and  SAVE BIG while taking care of yourself! 

Participating businesses include Gangnam SpaMuzino Wax and Skincare, and more!

Get more information and check out Current deals at highly-rated Beauty and Spa places in Houston! 


Top Things to do in Houston this Weekend of November 11, 2022 – Friday

Houston Veterans Day Parade 2022 – Veterans Day Celebration

Veterans Day Events in Houston 2022 - Houston City Hall

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Texas has the 2nd largest veteran population in the nation with over 250,000 veterans in residence. The City is proud to pay tribute to the men and women in the military by providing an annual “Houston Salutes American Heroes Veterans Day Celebration”. This civic celebration honors and celebrates the brave men, women, and families who have fought and sacrificed for people’s liberty and freedom.

The traditional Veterans Day Ceremony will be held on Friday, November 11 at 10 a.m. with acknowledgments and a distinguished keynote speaker recognizing these local heroes. At the 11th hour on the 11th day, there will be a Moment of Silence in memory of the 102nd anniversary of the signing of the Armistice, which ended WWI.

The city of Houston veterans day parade will begin at 11:30 am. 

When: Friday, November 11 | 10:00 am – onwards
Where:  Houston City Hall, 901 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002

Check out the full list of Veteran’s Day 2022 Events in Houston! 


Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market

A holiday shopping wonderland benefitting Houston Ballet Foundation, its academy, and scholarship programs.

When: Thursday to Sunday, November 10-13, 2022, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: One NRG Park Houston, TX 77054
How Much: Starts at $20


Deal Alert – Save BIG at the Howdy H-Town Downtown Walking Tour!

Howdy H-Town Downtown Walking Tour

Howdy H-Town Downtown Walking Tour showcases the rich culture available in Downtown Houston. It also educates guests about the interesting history that shaped Space City. After the tour, guests will be empowered to explore the city like a local knowing all the best places to visit.

Yeehaw your way to Howdy H-Town Downtown Walking Tour!!!


Best Things to do in Houston on Saturday, November 12, 2022

MVP Offer UH vs. Temple (Heroes Night)

MVP Offer UH vs. Temple (Heroes Night)

MVP Offer UH vs. Temple (Heroes Night)

Head over at TDECU Stadium for Heroes Night as your Houston Cougars take on the Temple Owls on Saturday, November 12th.

For every ticket purchased through this link, a portion of the proceeds are donated to MVP. Take advantage of this opportunity to invite your family and friends to join you at the game and support this great cause!

Plus! You can also support the Salute to Service Program where people buy a $10 ticket and that ticket is given to a service man or women and their families, so they too, can watch and enjoy the game.

When: Saturday, November 12, 2022, 2 pm
Where: 3875 Holman St, Houston, TX 77004, United States
How Much: $15


Memorial City Lights at The Square

Memorial City Lights

Image Credit: Memorial City

Visit Memorial City this weekend for a fun-filled evening featuring a showcase of musical groups from Spring Branch ISD and a special performance by the Memorial City Reindeer. This annual traditional show will be co-hosted by KHOU 11 Chief Meteorologist David Paul and Johnny Bravo.

And, don’t miss the big countdown with Santa as he lights the tree and illuminates more than 3.5 million holiday lights across all of Memorial City.

When: Saturday, November 12, 2022, 6 pm to 8 pm
Where: The Square at Memorial City, 71 Bunker Hill Rd, Houston, TX 77024, United States
How Much: Free


32nd Annual Native American Championship Pow Wow 2022 at Traders Village Houston

Native American Championship Pow Wow at Traders Village

Native American Championship Pow Wow at Traders Village

The 32nd Annual Native American Pow Wow is back at Traders Village this November! There will be authentic Indian food, teepees, a crafts show, and vibrant tribal dance competitions that everyone can enjoy.

Be amazed by the precision and showmanship that the youngest and oldest competitors display in their dancing! Hear the drums beat for these amazing talents as they don full regalia of feathers, buckskin, bells, and bead-work.

The prize money is worth $15,000! There will also be plenty of awards under eighteen different dance categories, with participants ranging from two-year-olds to active and healthy grandmothers in their 80s!

When: Saturday to Sunday, November 12 – 13, 2022
Where: 7979 N Eldridge Pkwy, Houston, TX 77041
Tickets: Free


Dance Across India

Become enchanted by Indian dances as Silambam Houston comes to Children’s Museum Houston for a very special performance in honor of Diwali. Diwali is also known as the Festival of Lights. It is a Hindu religious festival and one of the most important festivals within Hinduism.

When: Saturday, November 1, 2022, 12 pm & 1 pm
Where: 1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004, United States
How Much: $15


Texas Renaissance Festival 2022: Barbarian Invasion

 Join the Great Horde and feast, drink, and plunder your way through the village during this barbaric rumpus.

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

When: Saturday to Sunday, November 12-13, 2022, 9 am – 8 pm
Where:21778 FM 1774 Todd Mission, TX 77363
How Much: Starts at $24 for adults; Check the tickets page for more details.


Houston Rockets Dog Walk

Houston Rockets Dog Walk

Image Credit: Hermann Park

Bring your furry friends to Hermann Park for a morning stroll!

You and your dog will enjoy the magnificent views of the Park during the Houston Rockets Dog Walk, which is sponsored by Tito’s and benefits Hermann Park Conservancy.

Every dog walk should be celebrated, so take part in a gathering at Lake Plaza following your walk with music, food, Houston Rockets memorabilia, and of course, dogs!

When: Saturday, November 12, 2022, 8 am to 9:30 am
Where: Lake Plaza, 1700 Hermann Dr Houston, TX 77004
How Much: $30-$50; Registration required.


Deal Alert – Enjoy the lowest price on the Astroville Food Tour of Downtown Houston

Food tour of Downtown Houston

Foodies wanted! Come enjoy diverse plates in the heart of Downtown Houston at some of the 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 the 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. 

Get more information and book your Astroville Food Tour of Downtown Houston TODAY!!!


Fun Things to do in Houston this Weekend of November 13, 2022 – Sunday

Veterans Day at Kemah Boardwalk

In honor of the men and women who have bravely served the country, Kemah Boardwalk is offering a special offer for our veterans — Buy One All-Day Ride Pass, Get One FREE!

When: Sunday, November 13, 2022
Where: 215 Kipp Ave, Kemah, TX 77565, United States
How Much: Starts at $19.99


Lululemon 10k Tour

Lululemon 10k Tour

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Lululemon is excited to announce Houston as the second stop on it’s newly announced lululemon 10K Tour. Registration for the 10K race opens on June 16, 2022 – and race day is happening on November 13, 2022.

When: Sunday, November 13, 2022, 8 am – 1 pm
Where:Downtown Houston, 100 Main, Houston
How Much: Registration Fees TBA on website


Tejano Music Festival

Enjoy FREE Tejano live music at Kemah Boardwalk this Sunday from your favorite local artists! Plus, there will be a kids craft corner from 2 pm to 5pm that your little ones would surely enjoy, as well as Tejano Dance Lessons from 7 pm to 8 pm.

When: Sunday, November 13, 2022
Where: 215 Kipp Ave, Kemah, TX 77565, United States
How Much: Free


Deal Alert: The Escape Game Houston – CityCentre: Epic 60-Minute Adventures at $41.12 for 2!!!

The Escape Game Houston - CityCentre Epic 60-Minute Adventures

Choose to play one of five uniquely immersive games:

  •    Gold Rush: Find hidden gold in the California hills!
  •    Prison Break: Complete a daring escape from the evil warden!
  •    Special Ops: Mysterious Market: Uncover the truth as a secret agent!
  •    The Heist: Recover a stolen masterpiece from an art thief!
  •    Playground: Complete your report card and get to summer break!

Get more information about The Escape Game Houston!


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