So Much to do So Little Time This Weekend

Saturday, July 22, 2017

·         Curator Talk: Dr. Andreas Marks at Asia Society Texas Center – Guest curator Dr. Andreas Marks looks into the historical development of bamboo art in Japan at Asia Society Texas Center. $5. 11am to 12:30pm.

·         Houston Fajita Festival at HTX Sports Creek – Stuff your face with beef, chicken, veggie, and seafood fajitas at this foodie festival that will also have live art and music, spiked frozen lemonade, and a kid’s area. Tickets start at $5. 1pm to 9pm.

·         Sangria’s & Sisterhood at Aloft Houston Downtown– Sip on bottomless sangria while getting hair and makeup tips, enjoying music, and shopping at this networking event. $25. 3pm to 6pm.

·         Garth Clark Artist Talk at MFAH | FREE – Hear from ceramic artist, author, collector, and lecturer Garth Clark as he hosts this multi-media presentation on the history of ceramics at MFAH. 4pm.

·         94.5 The Buzz Weenie Roast at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion – Hear artists like Chevelle, Blue October, 10 Years, Missio and Dinosaur Pile-Up perform live at The Buzz’s Weenie Roast concert in The Woodlands. Tickets start at $9.45. 4:30pm.

·         Shawn Mendes in Concert at Toyota Center – Sing along to hits from Shawn Mendes’ latest album “Illuminate” when his world tour hits Toyota Center with special guest Charlie Puth. Tickets start at $47.50.

·         Lyrics and Lawn Games at Sugar Land Town Square | FREE – Play lawn games while enjoying $5 beer and wine from Jupiter and live music from Will Carter Band in Sugar Land. 7:30pm to 9:30pm.

·         Houston Dash vs. Boston Breakers at BBVA Compass Stadium – Cheer on the Dash as they play Boston in a home game at BBVA Compass Stadium. Tickets start at $15. 7:30pm.

·         Razzle Dazzle: A Tribute to the Genius of Bob Fosse at EaDo Playhouse – Show off your best jazz hands at this theatrical show honoring choreographer Bob Fosse. $20. 8pm.

·         King Kong Movie Screening at Main Street Square | FREE – Bang your chest (or not) at a free screening of the 1984 film King Kong with the city skyline as the backdrop at Main Street Square. 8pm.

·         Comedy Show Happy Hour at Grooves Houston – Comedian Shaun Jones will take the stage at Grooves of Houston for an evening of laughter and drink specials. $15. 8pm.

·         The Man in the Locket at Theatre Suburbia – Catch the world premiere of Local playwright Kris Thompson’s show The Man in the Locket at Theatre Suburbia. $16. 8:30pm.

·         International Saturdays at Belvedere Lounge – Party all night and dance to beats from DJ ND at the Uptown Park nightclub Belvedere Lounge. 9pm.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

·         Farmers & Artisans Market and Dog Adoption Fair at Southern Star Brewery | FREE – Stop by Southern Star Brewery to shop their afternoon farmer’s market and enjoy a beer. Montgomery County Animal Shelter Texas will be on site with adoptable dogs. Noon to 4pm.

·         The Last Wife at Main Street Theater – Sit back and watch this story of a woman and her violent husband at Main Street Theater. Tickets start at $36; limited discounted $18 tickets available. 3pm.

·         Brisket U Backyard Pitmaster Class at Southern Star Brewing Company – Learn everything there is to know about brisket – from picking out the best cut to trimming, smoking, and serving it – at this pitmaster class at Southern Star Brewery. $69. Noon to 3pm.

·         Simply Simone at The Ensemble Theatre – See the story of jazz performer Nina Simone come to life on stage in this production from The Ensemble Theatre. Tickets start at $35. 3pm.

·         Respect the Rosé: Caddyshack at Underbelly – Dress in your finest country club attire and head to Underbelly for a multi-course meal paired with refreshing rosé. $150. 6:30pm

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