Things to do in Houston with Kids this Weekend of July 12 Include Delta H Con, The Wizard of Oz, & More!

Things to do in Houston with Kids this Weekend of July 12 Include Delta H Con, The Wizard of Oz, & More!

Our picks for things to do in Houston with kids this weekend of July 12 include Delta H ConThe Wizard of OzPlay It Cool!, & more!



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Things to Do in Houston with Kids This Weekend of July 12 – Friday

Delta H Con

Things to do in Houston with kids this weekend of July 12 | Delta H Con

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Gamers and anime lovers unite at Houston Marriott Westchase for days of panels, gaming, special guest appearances, and more at Delta H Con.
 
When: Friday – Sunday, July 12 – 14, 2023 | 9 am – 6 pm
How Much: Starts at $25

The Wizard of Oz

Watch the beautiful land of Oz come to life along with its titular characters: Dorothy and her traveling companions. Join them on their journey as they follow the yellow brick road to see the all-powerful wizard who can hopefully help Dorothy return home. To make things better, the play will be using the score from the beloved 1939 movie.
 
When: Friday, July 12, 2023 | 7:30 pm
How Much: Starts at $30

The Lion King

Things to do in Houston this weekend of July 12 | The Lion King

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The characters of Pride Rock will be coming to life with an incredible mix of puppetry and live action at this musical. It will also retain all the songs you love from the film including “Circle of Life” and “Can You Feel the Love Tonight.” 
 
When: Friday, July 12, 2023 | 8 pm
How Much: Starts at $35

Shark Week

Take a bite of fun at the Beaumont Children’s Museum’s Shark Week! Throughout the week, there will be various daily activities for the little ones to have fun. 
 
When: Friday, July 12, 2023 | 9 am – 4 pm
How Much: $6

Jurassic Park Movie Screening

Watch an exciting adventure filled with majestic dinosaurs this weekend with the kids with a screening of Jurassic Park at Jefferson Theatre.
 
When: Friday, July 12, 2023 | 7 pm
How Much: $6

Things to Do in Houston with Kids This Weekend – Saturday, July 13, 2024

Christmas in July

The holidays may be a few months away but that doesn’t mean it’s not allowed to sneak in some early celebration. Head over to Christmas in July at Pearland and enjoy Christmas movies, food trucks, kids’ activities, photos with Santa, and more!

When: Saturday, July 13, 2023 | 2 pm – 8 pm
How Much: Free

Play It Cool!

Things to do in Houston with kids this weekend of July 12 | Play It Cool!

Image credit: Children’s Museum of Houston

Join Elsa, Anna, Hans, and Olaf for a Frozen-inspired sing-along extravaganza this weekend! Get ready to belt out your favorite tunes as you journey through Arendelle and unleash your inner scientist at the liquid nitrogen demos. An ice sculptor will also be present on site for a live ice sculpting show. 

When: Saturday, July 13, 2023 | 9 am – 2 pm
Where: Children’s Museum of Houston, 1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004
How Much: $19.95 for ages 1 and up


22nd Birthday Bash at Friends for Life Animal Shelter

22nd Birthday Bash at Friends for Life Animal Shelter

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Join the Friends for Life Animal Shelter for a day of fun on their Birthday Bash! There will be games, food, activities, drinks, and more.

When: Saturday, July 13, 2023 | 2 pm – 8 pm
Where: Friends for Life, 107 E 22nd St, Houston, TX 77008
How Much: Free w/ RSVP


Scavenger Hunt for Shapes and Patterns

Scavenger Hunt for Shapes and Patterns

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Explore CAMH’s current exhibitions, “Theater Gates: The Gift and The Renege” and “Olivia Erlanger: If Today Were Tomorrow” with a fun scavenger hunt for shapes and patterns with the kids. 

When: Saturday, July 13, 2023 | 1 pm – 4 pm
Where: Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, 5216 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006
How Much: Free


Things to Do in Houston with Kids this Weekend – Sunday, July 14, 2024

Enjoy the best of Latin cuisine as Latin Restaurant Weeks returns with 85+ restaurants and food trucks offering special menus and pricing. Some favorite restaurants participating include Backstreet Cafe, La Calle Tacos, La Fisheria, Space City Birria, Latin Bites, and many more.
 
When: Sunday, July 14, 2023 
Where: Multiple locations
How Much: Offers, pricing, and hours vary by restaurant

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