things to do in houston this weekend of November 18 - Galaxy Lights at Space Center Houston

Things to do in Houston this weekend of November 18 – Image Credit: Galaxy Lights at Space Center Houston

Our top free and cheap picks for things to do in Houston this weekend of November 18 include the Galaxy Lights at Space Center Houston, Bubble Science, the 30th Annual Artist’s Warehouse Artcrawl, 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 18-20, 2022! Read on to find out! 

Also, check out our recent posts on Santa Pictures in Houston for 2022, Houston Thanksgiving Parade 2022, and Black Friday Store Hours 2022 in Houston


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 18, 2022 – Friday

Student Performance: Longfellow Elementary School

Student Performance: Longfellow Elementary School

Image Credit: Hermann Park Conservancy

Cheer and applaud the students from Longfellow Elementary School as they showcases their talents at Hermann Park as part of the 12th Annual Student Performance Series at Lake Park. Nothing is more encouraging for these kids than seeing plenty of people appreciate their talents.

When: Friday, November 18, 2022, 10 am
Where: Lake Plaza, 1700 Hermann Dr Houston, TX 77004
How Much: Free


Galaxy Lights at Space Center Houston – 21+ Night

things to do in houston this weekend of November 18 - Galaxy Lights at Space Center Houston

Embark on a festive adventure and continue the Space City tradition this holiday season during Galaxy Lights, presented by Reliant. For a special night this Friday, the exhibit is open for 21+ only.

This event is our top pick for Things to do in Houston this weekend for Adults! 

When: Friday, November 18, 2022, 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Where: 1601 E NASA Pkwy, Houston, TX 77058, United States
How Much: Starts at $19.95

Deal Alert – Get the lowest admission price at Space Center Houston


Coffee Conversations

While sipping on a complimentary cup of coffee from Boomtown Coffee Roasters & Common Bond, network with other Downtown professionals! Meet people on the steps at Understory every Friday for a morning of fantastic coffee, delectable pastries, and engaging conversation.

Additionally, each week, this event will be inviting a few of Houston’s influential people to talk about what they’re up to in the city. You’ll go home feeling motivated, inspired, and with new connections for the upcoming week.

When: Friday, November 18, 2022, 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Where: 800 Capitol St, Houston, TX 77002, United States
How Much: Free to Join 


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 19, 2022

30th Annual Artist’s Warehouse Artcrawl

An event where artists in the venerable Downtown Art Warehouse District allow the public to visit their working studios and get a glimpse of what goes on there. This tradition started in 1992 by Mother Dog Studios and takes place the weekend before Thanksgiving. 

When: Saturday, November 19, 2022, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Where: 902 Hardy St, Houston, TX 77020, United States
How Much: Free


Family Capoeira

Family Capoeira

Image Credit: Midtown Houston

Visit Midtown Houston and learn the unique Afro-Brazilian martial art of Family Capoeira, which teaches focus, rhythm, strength, and synchronization. The Brazilian Cultural Institute offers instruction available to families of various sizes and skill levels. Truly one of the best ways to bond with your kids while learning something cool and fun!

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

When: Saturday, November 19, 2022, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Where: 2811 Travis St, Houston, TX 77006, United States
How much: Free


19th Annual Houston Championship Chili Cookoff

Many award-winning cook teams from throughout Houston will be cooking up some of the best chili and beans in Southeast Texas. There will be a live auction and taster’s cups available for donation to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

When: Saturday, November 19, 2022, 11 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
Where: 7979 N Eldridge Pkwy, Houston, TX 77041, United States
How Much: Free to public; Parking $5


Bubble Science

Bubble Science

Image Credit: Houston Arboretum

Curious about bubbles? From smoldering lava to foaming snails and spittlebugs, bubbles pop up in some pretty cool places. Join this event at the Houston Arboretum discover the magic of nature’s bubbles while creating your own bubbly fun!

When: Saturday, November 19, 2022, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. 
Where: 4501 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77024, United States
How Much: $12


Yoga at the Park at Hermann Park

Yoga at the Park

Image Credit: Hermann Park

Join Black Swan Yoga, in partnership with Hermann Park Conservancy, for a morning of yoga! The event is free for anyone to join, but RSVP is appreciated.

When: Saturday, November 19, 2022, 9 am to 10 am
Where: Lake Plaza, 1700 Hermann Dr Houston, TX 77004
How Much: Free; Registration required


Texas Renaissance Festival 2022: Highland Fling

Texas Renaissance Festival 2022: Highland Fling

Image Credit: Texas Renaissance Festival

Lads and lassies – the pipes are calling you to a celebration of the joys of Scotland.

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

When: Saturday to Sunday, November 19-20, 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.


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 20, 2022 – Sunday

Yoga on the Lawn

This weekend, give your body some fine-tuning through yoga! Join yoga on the lawn at Houston Arboretum and enjoy a grounding yoga practice surrounded by nature’s lovely sounds and views. This session, taught by Yogaleena School of Yoga, will be a Vinyasa Flow that is suitable for all levels.

When: Sunday, November 20, 2022, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. 
Where: 4501 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77024, United States
How Much: $15


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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