Things to do in Houston this Weekend - Biergarten at CityCentreHouston

Things to do in Houston this Weekend – Football Biergarten at City Centre Houston | Image Credit – CityCentreHouston Facebook Page

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 September 30 to October 2, 2022!

Our top free and cheap picks include Jiu Jitsu World League Houston 2022, Houston Cougars vs. Tulane, Football Biergarten, and more!

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Top Pick for Things to do in Houston this Weekend of September 30  – Houston Cougars vs. Tulane!!!

Things to do in Houston this weekend - UH vs Tulane 2022 Football

Weekends are for college football, and this weekend is no exception! Come to TDECU stadium this Friday, September 30, to cheer on your UH Cougars as they face off with Tulane in our Conference Opener! There will be a special Half time performance with the UH Mariachi Pumas and the Spirit of Houston.

Special Features for this game include – Tailgating at 2 pm, Cougar Walk at 3:45 pm, Entertainment by Cheerleaders, Cougar Dolls and Shasta and Sasha DJ Yobi Yobz in the student section!!! Don’t miss all the fun and pageantry of college football!

Come Early, Be Loud and Wear Black!

Where: 3875 Holman St, Houston, TX 77004, United States
When: Friday, September 30, 2022, 6 p.m.
How Much:  $10

Season tickets: Houston Cougars | Online Ticket Office
Single gamesHouston Cougars | Online Ticket Office
Hotline: 713-Go-Coogs (462-6647); Call during regular business hours.


Top Things to do in Houston this Weekend of September 30, 2022 – Friday

Slow Flow with Stephanie McCarrey

Slow Flow with Stephanie McCarrey

Image Credit: Levy Park Houston

You can increase your strength and mobility with the help of this all-levels yoga flow. The most recent top 40 songs as well as old-school classics are playing during the vinyasa flow. The focus of the final lesson will be on expanding the body and improving mobility. A Shavasana with sound will conclude each lesson.

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

When: Friday, September 30, 2022, 8 a.m.
Where: 3801 Eastside St, Houston, TX 77098, United States
How Much: Free


Friday Night Music Featuring Half Truths

Looking for a way to spend your Friday night, listening to great, live music, for free? Then head over to Evelyn’s Park for Friday Night Music. This weekend, the event will be featuring Half Truths band, so make sure not to miss it!

When: Friday, September 30, 2022, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: 4400 Bellaire Blvd, Bellaire, TX 77401, United States
How Much: Free


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

10 fun things to do in Houston this weekend of September 30, 2022 include Football Biergarten, Houston vs. Tulane at TDECU, Haunted Harbor Tour in Galveston 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 1, 2022

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!

When: October 1, 8, 15, & 22, 2022, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Location: 2200 Harborside Drive, Galveston, 77550
How Much: $25 | Children ages 5 and under – FREE


Jiu Jitsu World League Houston 2022

Jiu Jitsu World League

Image Credit: Jiu Jitsu World League

Fan of Jiu Jitsu? Then don’t miss this event happening in Houston this weekend! This event will feature national and international competitions with over 3,500 participants. Teams from abroad and some of the best junior and Olympic gymnasts in the country will attend this international invitational competition. First-time competitors as young as six, elite junior and senior gymnasts, and members of the national and Olympic teams all compete in the same facility.

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

When: Saturday, October 1, 2022
Location: NRG Park, 1 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77054, United States
How Much: Adults(18): $20 | Teens(13-17): $10 | Kids(4-12): $5 | Toddlers: free


Football Biergarten

Things to do in Houston this Weekend - Biergarten at CityCentreHouston

Things to do in Houston this Weekend – Biergarten at CityCentreHouston

Everyone is welcome to experience the first Biergarten at CITYCENTRE, from beer connoisseurs to casual drinkers! Join this event to have a taste of unique Oktoberfest beverages with a football twist. All day long get the chance to grab a beverage, settle, and watch college and pro football games. There will also be non-alcoholic beverages available. There is a no-outside-food-or-drink policy, but don’t worry; many CITYCENTRE restaurants will offer light nibbles and meals to go so you can watch the games while still enjoying yourself.

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

When: Saturday to Sunday, October 1-2, 2022, 11 am to 9 pm
Location: 800 Town and Country Blvd, Houston, TX 77024, United States
How Much: Free


Native Plant Propagation

Are you interested in growing native plants? Then join this gardening session at the Arboretum! You’ll learn about several plant propagation techniques in this class, and you’ll then get the exceptional chance to gather seeds and cuttings to start your own plants. Each participant will go home with a dozen different species to start from seeds, seedlings, and cuttings, along with the tools and knowledge needed to grow additional plants on your own.

When: Saturday, October 1, 2022, 10 am to 12 pm
Location: 4501 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77024, United States
How Much: $65


Chalk on the Block

Chalk on the Block

Image Credit: Midtown Houston

Take a stroll at Bagby Park in Midtown and enjoy the different chalk artworks brought to life by various, talented artists of the city. For the month of October, the theme of this interactive, 3D sidewalk chalk art will be all about the fall season. 

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

When: Saturday, October 1, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Bagby Park in Midtown Houston, 415 Gray Street, Houston, TX 77002
How Much: Free


Rockin’ The Park Gala

Dinner, dancing, beverages, and an auction are all included. The Rockin’ the Park Gala will bring the community together—neighbors, contributors, and sponsors—to celebrate the good impact Evelyn’s Park has brought for all ages. Proceeds go toward the Park’s ongoing renovations and improvements.

When: Saturday, October 1, 2022, 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: 4400 Bellaire Blvd, Bellaire, TX 77401, United States
How Much: $250


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 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. 

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


Fun Things to do in Houston this Weekend of October 2 – Sunday

Texas Bridal & Wedding Expo

Texas Bridal & Wedding Expo

Image Credit: Bridal & Wedding Expo

Houstonians planning their weddings should make sure to visit the Texas Bridal & Wedding expo happening this weekend! Get the chance to gain more options and ideas for your dream wedding.

This event is our top pick for things to do in Houston this weekend for couples.

When: Sunday, October 2, 2022, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: George R. Brown Convention Center – Hall C, 1001 Avenida de las Americas, Houston, TX 77010
How Much: Free admission if you register online; $10 event area registration | Interested in Exhibiting? Click here.


Sweeping the Savanna

Sweeping the Savanna

Image Credit: Houston Arboretum

There is a flurry of activity in the savanna ecosystem! This restored habitat provides food and shelter for butterflies, bees, and beetles. Along the trails of the Arboretum, come learn about the variety of grassland insects and hone your sweep netting skills. Please wear closed-toe shoes and come prepared for the outdoors. Parents must attend the program with their children.
When: Sunday, October 2, 2022, 1 pm – 3 pm
Where:4501 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77024, United States
How Much: $40 per family of 4; plus $5 per additional family member


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 a 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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