Top Pick for Things to do this month in Houston. Image courtesy The Dr. Seuss Experience

Current Kids’ Events This Month in Houston (TX)

1. Summer Block Party at Levy Park Houston

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Take your kids out to celebrate summer at this family-friendly Summer Block Party. The event will feature live music by La Tribu Cubana and Street Style Salsa, bubble stations, games, and activities just for kids.
Where: Levy Park Houston, 3801 Eastside St, Houston, TX 77098
When: Sunday, July 11th, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
How Much: Free


2. Hands-On Summer History at George Ranch Historical Park

Hands-On Summer History Series

For a fun and educational day out with your kids, visit George Ranch Historical Park. As part of the park’s summer-long series, Hands-On Summer History, there will be a new event every week that will give kids a chance to learn about history in a close-up and personal way. If you’re looking for things to do this month that will give your kids a chance to keep learning, this series is a good place to start.
When: Every week, Tuesday through Saturday, starting at 10 a.m.
Where: George Ranch Historical Park, 10215 FM 762 Rd, Richmond, TX 77469
How Much: $10-15 (General admission to the park)


3. DANCE!! The Moving Body with Alonzo Moore at Levy Park Houston

Kids aged pre-K through 5th grade will have the chance to enjoy a free , kid-friendly dance workshop designed just for them in Levy Park. The program will draw on physics, anatomy, and basic movement and teach kids about their bodies in a fun, engaging way.
Where: Levy Park Houston, 3801 Eastside St, Houston, TX 77098
When: Saturday, July 17th, at 1 p.m.
How Much: Free

4. Kids Camp at Alamo Drafthouse

Every summer and winter break, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema tries to make the time off from school a little more special by offering discounted showings to kids and their families. All films are kid-appropriate, and include offerings like Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway, Babe, and An American Tail. Most showings are for kids aged 3 and up, but there are some exceptions. Check out our full list of free and cheap movies playing in Houston this summer.
When: Times vary–see schedule here
Where: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, 2707 Commercial Center Blvd Suite K-100, Katy, TX 77494
How Much: $3


Discovery Green Screen On The Green

Image courtesy: Discovery Green

Discovery Green will be hosting free, socially-distanced screenings of the family-friendly film Raya and the Last Dragon (2021). The animated film, which takes place in a fantasy world where dragons and humans once lived together in harmony, will be shown at two separate times to give more people the opportunity to see it. Guests are invited to bring blankets or lawn chairs. Masks are required.
When: Saturday, July 24th, at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Where: Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney Street, Houston, TX 77010
How Much: Free

6. Candytopia at CityCentre

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Candytopia is a kid’s candy-coated dream come to life, and it’s back in town. Guests can visit the pop-up museum exhibit at Houston’s CityCentre. The exhibit is made up of candy-themed art installations that are also interactive. If you’re looking for a family-friendly event that is, very crucially for this time of year, indoors, this might be a good option for you.
When: From July 2nd-August 31st
Where: CityCentre, 800 Town and Country Blvd, Houston, TX 77024
How Much: $20-28

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9. Houstonopoly Pop-up Summer Exhibit

Houstonopoly is a 10,000 square-foot life-sized game board dedicated to the city that provides visitors the opportunity to be actual Monopoly game pieces. Visitors will be in for a fun, nostalgic experience that has the added benefit of being fully indoors. For more details check out this post.
Where: Rice Village, 2400 University Boulevard, Houston
When: Now until July 31st, Tuesday through Sunday
How Much: $30 for adults, $20 for children


10.The Dr. Seuss Experience at the George R. Brown Convention Center

things to do this with kids in Houston this month

 courtesy The Dr. Seuss Experience

For an interactive and immersive adventure into the world of Dr. Seuss, visit the Dr. Seuss Experience. Kids will jump at the chance to swing through the trees from The Lorax, explore a maze of balloons, and meet characters from the stories they love.
When: Now through August 15th, daily schedule varies
Where: George R. Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010
How Much: $26-33


What are some other things to do with kids this month in Houston? Leave a comment and let us know.


Looking for fun indoor activities for your kids? Check out our recently updated list of Best Indoor Playgrounds in Houston!