Things to do in Houston this weekend | Korean Festival Houston

Things to do in Houston this weekend of October 21 | Image Credit: Korean Festival Houston

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 October 21-23, 2022!

Our top free and cheap picks include Korean Festival Houston, Mutts Gone Nuts!, Fall Scavenger Huntand more!

Also, check out our recent posts on Houston Ghost Tours 2022, Camping in Houston, and also Corn Maze Houston!!!


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Beauty and Spa Deals in Houston

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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 October 21, 2022 – Friday

Live! on The Lawn

Live! on the lawn

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[email protected] on The Lawn continues on The Lawn in front of Hotel ZaZa Memorial City! This week enjoy live music on The Lawn from Clay Melton and don’t miss balloon twisting, food & drinks for purchase from Ciro’s Italian Grill, and our Heart to Market at The Lawn Pop-up Shop. 

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

When: Friday, October 21, 2022, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where:971 Bunker Hill Rd, Houston, TX 77024, United States
How Much: Free


Cultural Bridges With AARP: Japanese Spirits

Join this in-person event at the Asia Society Texas Center for a spooky tour of its exhibition of woodblock prints and y?kai (Japanese spirits). Then, get a chance to design your own art inspired by woodblock prints to take home.

When: Friday, October 21, 2022, from 1 pm to 2:30 pm
Where:1370 Southmore Blvd, Houston, TX 77004, United States
How Much: Free; Registration Required


Deal Alert – Haunted Houston Ghost and Pub Walking Tour  – Starting at $33.06 for 2 Adults!

Top 12 things to do in Houston this weekend of October 21, 2022 include Korean Festival Houston, Mutts Gone Nuts!, and more!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. 

Get more information on the Haunted Houston Ghost and Pub Walking Tour and book yours TODAY!!!


Best Things to do in Houston on Saturday, October 22, 2022

Prelude Family Concerts

Visit Levy Park and join the Prelude Family Concert Series! The target audience for this 45-minute musical experience is infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and adults who adore them. Prelude Family Concerts encourage self-expression, creativity, and development through a spectrum of musical genres that are tailored to children’s listening levels.

When: Saturday, October 22, 2022, 4:30 p.m.
Location:3801 Eastside St, Houston, TX 77098, United States
How Much: Free


Vintage Swap Meet by DFW Vintage

Vintage Swap Meet by DFW Vintage

Image Credit: POST HTX

Head over to the X-Atrium at POST HTX for an unforgettable Artisan Event! The Fall VIBE Market will feature over 100 local artists, awesome music from DJ LIFTED, complimentary cocktails by Desert Door, and 10 different concept restaurants.

This event is our top pick for Things to do in Houston on Saturday Night!

When: Saturday, October 22, 2022, 6 pm to 10 pm
Where:X Atrium Level 2, POST HTX, 401 Franklin St, Houston, TX 77201, United States
How Much: Free to enter


Fall Scavenger Hunt

Fall Scavenger Hunt

Image Credit: Houston Arboretum

With this event, Fall Scavenger Hunt, you may test your ability to observe. Families will search for hints together, look for animal signs, and solve puzzles. Ask your relatives and friends to compete to see who can finish the quest first! Remember to wear comfortable, outdoor clothes. There are several start times for this event, you can choose which time slot to join.

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

When: Saturday, October 22, 2022 | Start times: 2 pm, 2:30 pm, 3 pm, 3:30 pm
Where:4501 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77024, United States
How Much: $20 per family of 4; $5 per additional family member


POST Flea Market

POST Flea delivers a variety of regional vendors to our X Atrium. It is organized by the same team that gives you Sawyer Flea and Flea at Silver Street. Grab a retro T-shirt, try some locally produced honey, or find a new favorite scented candle.

When: Saturday, October 22, 2022, 11 am to 5 pm
Where:401 Franklin St, Houston, TX 77201, United States
How Much: Free to enter


Monthly Volunteer Workday

Kids ages 9 and above can join this volunteer clean-up drive at Buffalo Bayou Partnership. The perfect activity to let your kids experience the joy and fulfilling feeling of helping out the community and the environment.
When: Saturday, October 22, 2022, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Where: 1019 Commerce Street, Suite 200, Houston, TX 77002
How Much: Free


Haunted Harbor Tours on SEAGULL II in Galveston

Haunted Harbor Tour with Galveston Historical Foundation

The waters of Galveston Bay have a long history that dates back to the island’s formation. Visitors will learn about the eerie past of Galveston’s harborside during this unique 90-minute tour onboard the SEAGULL II of the Galveston Historical Foundation.

This is one of the most iconic haunted tours in Galveston that you don’t want to miss!

This event is our top pick for Things to do in Houston on Saturday Night!

When: October 22, 2022, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Location: 2200 Harborside Drive, Galveston, 77550
How Much: $25 | Children ages 5 and under – FREE


Korean Festival Houston

Korean Festival Houston

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The Korean Festival at Discovery Green is celebrating its 13th anniversary this year. The festival showcases the best of Korean cuisine, music, performing arts, and culture. Many different types of Houstonians attend this festival, including foodies, KPop enthusiasts, families, and everyday Houstonians who want to immerse themselves in Korean culture.

Festival-goers may look forward to seeing anything from KPop dance cover groups and vocalists to traditional Korean dance and music. The winning KPop group from the 2022 KPop World Festival Houston Preliminaries, ATX Korean Dance Crew, is featured on this year’s lineup for a special performance. The festival will end with a breathtaking sunset performance by the day’s headliners, KPop superstars Triger and Asome.D.

When: Saturday, October 22, 2022, 11 am to 10 pm
Location: 1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77010, United States
How Much: Free


Deal Alert – Enjoy the lowest price on 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 October 21 – Sunday

Mutts Gone Nuts!

Mutts Gone Nuts!

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Imagine nine of the most talented canines in the world putting on a comic dog extravaganza that will have audiences all around the world howling for more! A bunch of previously abandoned pets will dance, prance, flip, and skip their way right into your heart, along with the highest jumping dog in the universe, two Guinness World Record Champions, a comical six-pound Pomeranian Pikachu mix, and more, make up the all-star lineup. It’s an you don’t want to miss!

When: Sunday, October 23, 2022, 1 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Jonas Hall, 615 Louisiana St, Houston, TX 77002, United States
How Much: Starts at $29


The Paranormal Experience

Spend a frightening evening at La Carafe and maybe try to experience conversing with “The Other Side.” La Carafe, one of Texas’ most haunted locations, was constructed in the late 1800s and has a lengthy history. It is a well-known hub of eerie activity! There are only fourteen visitors allowed at this event.

Everyone may join in this close-knit environment, and you never truly know who you’ll meet. You can try to speak with the ghosts of La Carafe and those that haunt the relics, as well as see a collection of haunted artifacts.

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

When: Sunday, October 23, 2022, 7 pm – 9 pm
Where: 813 Congress St, Houston, TX 77002, United States
How Much: $65


Culinary Adventure: Taste & Remember–Día de los Muertos

Calling food enthusiasts in Houston! Be part of this historical food event as Hugo Ortega, recipient of a James Beard award, his brother José Luis Ortega, and Elvis Espinosa, host a delicious afternoon of Oaxacan cuisine and mezcal in honor of Da de los Muertos.
When: Sunday, October 23, 2022, 4 pm to 6 pm
Where:Xochi, 1777 Walker St, Houston, TX 77010, United States
How Much: Starts at $65; Registration required


Deal Alert – Get up to 64% discount on a 90-minute Wine Education Class at The Cellar Door in Katy

Wine Tasting in Houston - The Cellar Door

The 90-minute class introduces participants to wine-tasting methods and the subtle nuances of flavor in varietals like pinot noir and chardonnay.

Beneath the mural of a Tuscan vineyard in The Cellar Door’s banquet room, beginners learn how to taste wine, pair wine with food, and identify the nuances of major varietals such as chardonnay, pinot noir, and malbec. The hands-on wine-education classes—led by one of the winery owners, either a winemaker or a sommelier—are held every Saturday at 3 p.m.

Though this deal does not include wine samples, customers may purchase them for an additional fee.

Get your crew together and book your Wine Tasting Class at The Cellar Door TODAY!!!


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