A Houston Moms’ Guide to August 2021

August is here! Time to shake those summer vibes and roll back into the hustle and bustle of the school year!

Let Houston Moms help make that Back-To-School shift a little bit easier! We will be rolling out tons of resources for you as we all prepare for the academic year ahead!

But, it doesn’t have to be all about commitments and schedules this month. There’s plenty of fun to be had around our awesome city. Activities, events and experiences are everywhere! Make some time to enjoy!

 

Check out all of these Houston happenings in August::

 

Aug
1
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
1
Summer Workshops at the Woodlands Children’s Museum
The Woodlands Children’s Museum is hosting Summer Workshops for kids of all ages!  Look out the various activities to explore!
Aug
1
Zumba by Tiny Fitness
Join the party and sweat with Tiny Fitness to rhythms from around the world! This hour-long Zumba fitness class will have you grooving, shaking, and toning to salsa, hip hop, samba, and bhangra beats – and so many more. Open to all fitness leve...
Aug
1
H-Town Sneaker Summit
  The H-Town Sneaker Summit returns…at Bayou City Event Center!Come witness a celebration of sneaker culture like no other! Buy, Sell, Trade, Browse and Discuss rare and collectible footwear, fashion and accessories! Special...
Aug
2
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
2
Table Tennis Meet Up
Grab a paddle and get ready to play! This casual meet up is perfect for beginners, novice players, and those who may be looking to have fun and learn more about the game of table tennis. Paddles and balls are provided. Meet at the Activity Lawn!
Aug
2
Warrior Yoga by Krav Maga Houston
Every Monday | 6:00 pm- 7:00pm :: Warrior Yoga by Krav Maga Houston Warrior Yoga is structured upon the traditional teachings and science of yoga while integrating ancient warrior tradition. Through specialized poses, alignment, breathing techni...
Aug
3
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
3
Family Story Time & Craft at Levy Park
Meet us under the pavilion for a socially distanced reading followed by a craft tutorial that accompanies the book. All craft supplies are included as a part of this free program
Aug
3
Boogie Bash-Bean Bag Bop
Boogie Bash on Tuesday, August 3rd at 11am, presents Bean Bag Bop. We’re breaking out our bean bags for creative movement and imaginative play. Children will engage in musical activities that encourage following directions, taking turns, ...
Aug
3
Zumba at Midtown Park
Enjoy a free Zumba class where you’ll burn tons of calories while dancing to upbeat Latin music. Zumba is simultaneously one of the funnest and most intense workouts you can do. You’ll get your heart rate up, while improving your flexibility, car...
Aug
3
H.I.I.T. at Levy Park
Looking for a high intensity interval training workout that will melt the fat fast? This free weekly workout at Levy Park is one of the areas best fitness classes. H.I.I.T. is proven to be one of the best ways to get your heart rate up and burn calor...
Aug
3
Vibr8 Sound Therapy
Levy Park brings “Self Care” to a whole new level with Sound Healing led by Houston natives & life-long best friends, Leala & Celeste. A sound bath is a gentle, nurturing, and cathartic meditation experience for anyone looking to improve ...
Aug
4
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
4
Mini Masterminds- Olympic Medals
In honor of the Summer Olympics come make your winning medal! Learn what the colors in the Olympic Rings represent.  Mini Masterminds encourages little minds to work on their problem solving and mathematical skills through matching, sorting, cou...
Aug
4
Wednesday Night Braeswood Farmers Market
Every Wednesday | 3:00 pm- 7:00pm :: Wednesday Night Braeswood Farmers Market Southwest Houston’s Farmers Market located in the heart of Meyerland. Fresh farmed produce, pasture raised eggs, organically fed poultry, locally farmed honey, grass...
Aug
4
Body Barre at Levy Park
Every Wednesday | 6:00pm- 7:00pm :: Body Barre at Levy Park DEFINE Body & Mind brings you this full-body, low-impact workout that incorporates the science of pilates, yoga, core strengthening and ballet. This energizing, hour-long class uses...
Aug
5
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
5
Shadow Puppet Theatre- We’re Roaming in the Rainforest: An Amazon Adventure
Shadow Puppet Theatre Thursday, August 5th at 11 presents  “We’re Roaming in the Rainforest: An Amazon Adventure” by Laurie Krebs. Three children stroll through the rainforest and discover all its fascinating creatures in their natural hab...
Aug
5
Cornhole Tournament
Join in for the 2nd Cornhole Tournament on Thursday, August 5th 4-7pm at the infamous Crowbar! Get ready for some heavy competition, state of the art technology in score-keeping, an amazing atmosphere for unwinding after a long week, and 2 free drink...
Aug
5
Children’s BINGO
Bring the kiddos and join our Levy Park team for socially distanced Children’s Bingo! This 30-minute program, ideal for kids age 4 to 12, is a fun way for children to practice their letters and numbers while earning prizes. Levy Park prov...
Aug
5
Free Family Night Thursday 
Every Thursday | 5:00 pm- 8:00pm :: Free Family Night Thursday  Join us each Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. as we host Free Family Night. Experience everything the Museum has to offer including hands-on exhibits, and Super Powered Summer program...
Aug
5
Chloe Dao Grand Opening Party
Chloe Dao’s official grand opening event will be a celebration of her new pop-up location. A night filled with sips, bites, music, and a fashion presentation of Chloe’s new pieces.
Aug
6
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
6
Storybook Theatre-I Say Ooh You Say Aah
Storybook Theatre at 11am Friday, August 6th presents 📗📘📙 “I Say Ooh You Say Aah” by John Kane. Children will help Ms. Jan tell this very humorous and interactive story by responding with “Aah” when she says “Ooh” along with...
Aug
6
Four Dragons Tai Chi
Join us at Levy Park with the Four Dragon’s Institute for Tai Chi and Meditation every Friday at 9 am. Practice Tai Chi to connect and focus the body and mind with slow, low-impact gentle movements and stretches. Open to all ages and levels, t...
Aug
6
Children’s Story Hour at Hermann Park
Each Friday morning, children get together in the Family Garden at Hermann Park for a can’t miss storytelling event. The stories are always different each week, and your kids are sure to love them. But the fun doesn’t stop there. After the story ...
Aug
6
Friday Funday with Frolic
Join us all summer long at Frolic’s Castle every Friday from 11am-1pm. Frolic will be making a special appearance to take pictures and join your kids in the world’s largest indoor soft play space. We’ll also have a special gift for all our youn...
Aug
6
Public Piano Play
Come out and enjoy our outdoor solar-powered piano, fun and free for all to practice their skills!
Aug
6
BASF Kids’ Labs: We Dig Soil
Join us each Friday for a brand new experiment led by one of our educators. Registration for all BASF Kids’ Labs will be on-site. We Dig Soil The human population continues to grow; yet, we have but one Earth. Get your hands dirty, and dis...
Aug
6
Dance Explosion 2021
Dance Explosion is a conference that aims to minister to the body of Christ through dance movements.   August 6 3:00 – 9:00 PM Registration & Dance Worship Celebration August 7 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Workshop, Presentations and Dance ...
Aug
6
BLCK Market
BLCK Market Houston features the largest gathering of black-owned businesses and entrepreneurs every first Friday and second Saturday. Guests can shop with over 50 vendors with products from clothes, candles, skincare products, books, and more.
Aug
6
Dance and Shout- Praise Dance Workshop
Three days of FUN, food and fellowship! The participants will learn and minister a unique dance routine in front of a live audience!   Dance & Shout Praise Dance Workshop for girls, Kinder-12th grades.    The workshop will be Frida...
Aug
7
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
7
Dance and Shout- Praise Dance Workshop
Three days of FUN, food and fellowship! The participants will learn and minister a unique dance routine in front of a live audience!   Dance & Shout Praise Dance Workshop for girls, Kinder-12th grades.    The workshop will be Frida...
Aug
7
Dance Explosion 2021
Dance Explosion is a conference that aims to minister to the body of Christ through dance movements.   August 6 3:00 – 9:00 PM Registration & Dance Worship Celebration August 7 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Workshop, Presentations and Dance ...
Aug
7
Hangar Hang Out at CAF Houston Wing
Every First and Third Saturday | 10:00 am- 3:00pm :: Hangar Hang Out at CAF Houston Wing The first and third Saturday of each month, we open our hangar and museum to the public to share the history of WWII aviation with everyone. There is no adm...
Aug
7
Katy Market Day
We’re inviting you to our Katy Market Day located in the heart of Historic Downtown Katy every 3rd Saturday of the month March-November. Come enjoy delicious foods, local vendors, music, art, antiques and so much more!
Aug
7
Yoga at Levy Park
Get out to Levy Park every Saturday morning at 10 am for a free hour-long yoga class hosted by Joy Yoga Center. Whether you’re completely new to yoga and have never practiced it before or you’re a seasoned practitioner, this class will challenge ...
Aug
7
Bollywood & Bhangra Dancing Class
This vibrant and entertaining fitness dance class is suitable for all ability levels. It gives a whole body workout while dancing to the rhythm of joy with the powerful nature of Bollywood music.
Aug
7
Bollywood & Bhangra Dancing Class
This vibrant and entertaining fitness dance class is suitable for all ability levels. It gives a whole body workout while dancing to the rhythm of joy with the powerful nature of Bollywood music.  
Aug
7
Shake Your Summer Sillies Out with CARS
Shake Your Summer Sillies Out with CARS Sat. Aug. 7th. Celebrate back to school with one last big summertime bash. Visit with the CARS characters and from 10am-2pm enjoy Cheri’s N’awlins Sneaux Bawls.
Aug
7
Kidz Movez: Yoga
Center your little one’s energy at M-K-T with a kid-friendly yoga class on the Yoga Lawn brought to you by Teresa Zimmerman with Brave Little Company. This class is designed to introduce participants to the basics and is FREE for all ages.
Aug
7
Houston Center for Photography Workshop: Cyanotypes
Learn how light is essential to photography while exploring the historical uses of cyanotypes, a camera-less form of photography also known as sun prints or blueprints. Bring leaves and other plant clippings with you in order to make striking blue an...
Aug
7
Young Audiences of Houston
Young Audiences of Houston offers family friendly, live art experiences perfect for a wide variety of ages. These interactive workshops and performances last between 60 and 90 minutes and involve YAH artists and ensembles, crossing genres of dance, v...
Aug
7
Young Audiences of Houston: Pinwheels with Marsha Dorsey Outlaw
Join Young Audiences of Houston Teaching Artist Marsha Dorsey Outlaw in a visual artist workshop! Young artists of all ages will be creating pinwheels in this hands-on session with Marsha. A pinwheel is a simple child’s toy made of a wheel of p...
Aug
7
2021 Texas Greek Picnic
Calling all Divine Nine Greeks to the great state of Texas for good vibes, good music, and Fellowship! Link up with the home chapters and applying pressure at the 13th Annual Texas Greek Picnic! A variety of food/drink and exclusive apparel vendors w...
Aug
7
Drink & Draw: Painting with Plants
You’ve tried watercolors, oils, and acrylics, but have you ever tried daisies? In this fun, relaxed class we’ll explore the fascinating world of natural dyes. Learn which plants make which colors as you create a watercolor-style artwork to take h...
Aug
7
Speed Dating Houston
A low key, sophisticated approach to dating in Houston.Preferring a ‘less is more’ environment devoid of typical event trappings. Gone are the name-tags, shouting and over-the-top party trimmings. Meeting your special someone shouldn...
Aug
8
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
8
Zumba by Tiny Fitness
Join the party and sweat with Tiny Fitness to rhythms from around the world! This hour-long Zumba fitness class will have you grooving, shaking, and toning to salsa, hip hop, samba, and bhangra beats – and so many more. Open to all fitness leve...
Aug
8
Dance and Shout- Praise Dance Workshop
Three days of FUN, food and fellowship! The participants will learn and minister a unique dance routine in front of a live audience!   Dance & Shout Praise Dance Workshop for girls, Kinder-12th grades.    The workshop will be Frida...
Aug
8
Summer Block Party Sponsored by Texas Children’s Hospital
School is out, and Levy Park invites Houstonians to celebrate during their Block Party Series! The parties, which are generously sponsored by Texas Children’s Hospital! La Tribu Cubana and Street Style Salsa on Sunday, July 11 and DJ Mohawk Steve o...
Aug
9
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
9
Table Tennis Meet Up
Grab a paddle and get ready to play! This casual meet up is perfect for beginners, novice players, and those who may be looking to have fun and learn more about the game of table tennis. Paddles and balls are provided. Meet at the Activity Lawn!
Aug
9
Warrior Yoga by Krav Maga Houston
Every Monday | 6:00 pm- 7:00pm :: Warrior Yoga by Krav Maga Houston Warrior Yoga is structured upon the traditional teachings and science of yoga while integrating ancient warrior tradition. Through specialized poses, alignment, breathing techni...
Aug
10
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
10
Family Story Time & Craft at Levy Park
Meet us under the pavilion for a socially distanced reading followed by a craft tutorial that accompanies the book. All craft supplies are included as a part of this free program
Aug
10
Boogie Bash- Summer Dance Party
Children will enjoy dancing and grooving to a variety of music!  They will be introduced to some of Miss Jan’s favorite and “ancient” dance styles including The Monkey, The Funky Chicken, and The Twist and will also learn how to do The Lim...
Aug
10
Zumba at Midtown Park
Enjoy a free Zumba class where you’ll burn tons of calories while dancing to upbeat Latin music. Zumba is simultaneously one of the funnest and most intense workouts you can do. You’ll get your heart rate up, while improving your flexibility, car...
Aug
10
H.I.I.T. at Levy Park
Looking for a high intensity interval training workout that will melt the fat fast? This free weekly workout at Levy Park is one of the areas best fitness classes. H.I.I.T. is proven to be one of the best ways to get your heart rate up and burn calor...
Aug
11
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
11
Nifty Nature-Nature Suncatchers
Capture an outdoor experience indoors! Join us as we create beautiful suncatchers with a variety of flowers and leaves. Science involves exploring and understanding the world around us. This activity builds science and math skills. This Floor Program...
Aug
11
Wednesday Night Braeswood Farmers Market
Every Wednesday | 3:00 pm- 7:00pm :: Wednesday Night Braeswood Farmers Market Southwest Houston’s Farmers Market located in the heart of Meyerland. Fresh farmed produce, pasture raised eggs, organically fed poultry, locally farmed honey, grass...
Aug
11
Body Barre at Levy Park
Every Wednesday | 6:00pm- 7:00pm :: Body Barre at Levy Park DEFINE Body & Mind brings you this full-body, low-impact workout that incorporates the science of pilates, yoga, core strengthening and ballet. This energizing, hour-long class uses...
Aug
12
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
12
Shadow Puppet Theatre- Bullfrog Pops!
Shadow Puppet Theatre Thursday, August 12th at 11 presents “Bullfrog Pops!” by Rick Walton. Bullfrog, with his voracious appetite, gets into a heap of trouble in Ravenous Gulch but has the chance to be the town’s hero at the upcoming County Sup...
Aug
12
Children’s BINGO
Bring the kiddos and join our Levy Park team for socially distanced Children’s Bingo! This 30-minute program, ideal for kids age 4 to 12, is a fun way for children to practice their letters and numbers while earning prizes. Levy Park prov...
Aug
12
Free Family Night Thursday 
Every Thursday | 5:00 pm- 8:00pm :: Free Family Night Thursday  Join us each Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. as we host Free Family Night. Experience everything the Museum has to offer including hands-on exhibits, and Super Powered Summer program...
Aug
12
Movies on the Lawn
Stop searching and start enjoying Movies on The Lawn! From old-school classics to modern favorites, grab your friends and fam and join us for a relaxing outdoor movie experience. TENTATIVE SCHEDULE August 12, 2021 | Trolls: World Tour August 26, 2021...
Aug
13
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
13
Four Dragons Tai Chi
Join us at Levy Park with the Four Dragon’s Institute for Tai Chi and Meditation every Friday at 9 am. Practice Tai Chi to connect and focus the body and mind with slow, low-impact gentle movements and stretches. Open to all ages and levels, t...
Aug
13
Children’s Story Hour at Hermann Park
Each Friday morning, children get together in the Family Garden at Hermann Park for a can’t miss storytelling event. The stories are always different each week, and your kids are sure to love them. But the fun doesn’t stop there. After the story ...
Aug
13
Friday Funday with Frolic
Join us all summer long at Frolic’s Castle every Friday from 11am-1pm. Frolic will be making a special appearance to take pictures and join your kids in the world’s largest indoor soft play space. We’ll also have a special gift for all our youn...
Aug
13
BASF Kids’ Labs: Water Loves Chemistry
Join us each Friday for a brand new experiment led by one of our educators. Registration for all BASF Kids’ Labs will be on-site. Water Loves Chemistry: Operation Filtration During this workshop, you’ll learn about the process of cre...
Aug
14
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
14
Second Saturday Bird Survey
Join us on the second Saturday of each month in the courtyard behind the building for a two-hour bird survey led by Arboretum staff members.    
Aug
14
Yoga at Levy Park
Get out to Levy Park every Saturday morning at 10 am for a free hour-long yoga class hosted by Joy Yoga Center. Whether you’re completely new to yoga and have never practiced it before or you’re a seasoned practitioner, this class will challenge ...
Aug
14
Bollywood & Bhangra Dancing Class
This vibrant and entertaining fitness dance class is suitable for all ability levels. It gives a whole body workout while dancing to the rhythm of joy with the powerful nature of Bollywood music.
Aug
14
Bollywood & Bhangra Dancing Class
This vibrant and entertaining fitness dance class is suitable for all ability levels. It gives a whole body workout while dancing to the rhythm of joy with the powerful nature of Bollywood music.  
Aug
14
Be Our Guest
Dust off those crowns and fluff up your royal attire. We cordially invite you to be our guest during this Disney princess-inspired regal fete! Join us for an enchanting day full of fun and heart-warming activities alongside your favorite princesses, ...
Aug
14
Kidz Movez: Go DJ
Achieve those dreams of being the life of the party at M-K-T with a kid-friendly DJ class at the Wave Deck brought to you by Soul Stars with Future Stars of Houston. This class is designed to introduce participants to the basics and is FREE for all a...
Aug
14
The Buzz about Mosquitoes
Mosquitoes are the deadliest organisms on the planet. But how can such a tiny creature cause such chaos? Why can’t humans simply wipe them out? And what can we do in Houston to reduce the danger of mosquitoes? Learn all this and more in our class! ...
Aug
14
When Nature Attacks
Venomous snakes? Poisonous plants? Animals that spit, vomit, or spray? Nature knows how to protect itself from potential dangers. Join us as we learn what happens when nature attacks back! Learn how to identify venomous snakes and poisonous plants he...
Aug
15
The Dr. Seuss Experience
The Dr. Seuss Experience will be at the George R Brown Convention Center May 15 – August 15. The Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle will gives you the opportunity to take a journey through nine different Dr. Seuss stories, bringing the magical wor...
Aug
15
Yoga on the Lawn
Join us the third Sunday of each month for a grounding yoga practice surrounded by the beautiful sounds and sights of nature! This class will be a Vinyasa Flow that’s accessible to all levels. Please bring your own mat and water. This class is weat...
Aug
15
Zumba by Tiny Fitness
Join the party and sweat with Tiny Fitness to rhythms from around the world! This hour-long Zumba fitness class will have you grooving, shaking, and toning to salsa, hip hop, samba, and bhangra beats – and so many more. Open to all fitness leve...
Aug
15
Succulent Sundays
Come join us in Spring Branch for Succulent Sundays Plant Market. This market will continue through out the summer to support our local growers and makers of things plant related. We are COVID-19 cautionary and require all vendors/artist to have a ma...
Aug
15
Sunday Drum Jam
Calling all drummers and those who want to learn! This informal facilitated drum circle is a jam session for all ages and experience levels. Participants are encouraged to bring drums, percussion instruments, or other objects to create rhythmic sound...
Aug
16
Table Tennis Meet Up
Grab a paddle and get ready to play! This casual meet up is perfect for beginners, novice players, and those who may be looking to have fun and learn more about the game of table tennis. Paddles and balls are provided. Meet at the Activity Lawn!
Aug
16
Warrior Yoga by Krav Maga Houston
Every Monday | 6:00 pm- 7:00pm :: Warrior Yoga by Krav Maga Houston Warrior Yoga is structured upon the traditional teachings and science of yoga while integrating ancient warrior tradition. Through specialized poses, alignment, breathing techni...
Aug
17
Family Story Time & Craft at Levy Park
Meet us under the pavilion for a socially distanced reading followed by a craft tutorial that accompanies the book. All craft supplies are included as a part of this free program
Aug
17
Boogie Bash-Picnic Games
We’ll be enjoying some traditional picnic games today including a Spoon & Egg Relay and will also march around with instruments to “Teddy Bears’ Picnic.” Included in the price of admission, which is $7 for adults and children 1 year and o...
Aug
17
Zumba at Midtown Park
Enjoy a free Zumba class where you’ll burn tons of calories while dancing to upbeat Latin music. Zumba is simultaneously one of the funnest and most intense workouts you can do. You’ll get your heart rate up, while improving your flexibility, car...
Aug
17
H.I.I.T. at Levy Park
Looking for a high intensity interval training workout that will melt the fat fast? This free weekly workout at Levy Park is one of the areas best fitness classes. H.I.I.T. is proven to be one of the best ways to get your heart rate up and burn calor...
Aug
17
Vibr8 Sound Therapy
Levy Park brings “Self Care” to a whole new level with Sound Healing led by Houston natives & life-long best friends, Leala & Celeste. A sound bath is a gentle, nurturing, and cathartic meditation experience for anyone looking to improve ...
Aug
18
Science Madness-Fireworks Show- Science Experiment
Join in on the chemistry fun! Participants will be exposed to a fun filled chemical reaction fireworks show!  This Floor Program is included in the price of admission, which is $7 for adults and children 1 year and older.
Aug
18
Wednesday Night Braeswood Farmers Market
Every Wednesday | 3:00 pm- 7:00pm :: Wednesday Night Braeswood Farmers Market Southwest Houston’s Farmers Market located in the heart of Meyerland. Fresh farmed produce, pasture raised eggs, organically fed poultry, locally farmed honey, grass...
Aug
18
Body Barre at Levy Park
Every Wednesday | 6:00pm- 7:00pm :: Body Barre at Levy Park DEFINE Body & Mind brings you this full-body, low-impact workout that incorporates the science of pilates, yoga, core strengthening and ballet. This energizing, hour-long class uses...
Aug
19
Shadow Puppet Theatre- If I Were a Jungle Animal
Shadow Puppet Theatre Thursday, August 19th at 11 presents “If I Were a Jungle Animal,” by Amanda Ellery. Daydreaming Morton is bored in the outfield during his baseball game and starts imagining how exciting things would be if he were a jungle a...
Aug
19
Children’s BINGO
Bring the kiddos and join our Levy Park team for socially distanced Children’s Bingo! This 30-minute program, ideal for kids age 4 to 12, is a fun way for children to practice their letters and numbers while earning prizes. Levy Park prov...
Aug
19
Free Family Night Thursday 
Every Thursday | 5:00 pm- 8:00pm :: Free Family Night Thursday  Join us each Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. as we host Free Family Night. Experience everything the Museum has to offer including hands-on exhibits, and Super Powered Summer program...
Aug
19
M-K-T Sunset Market
M-K-T Sunset Market puts a weeknight, family-friendly spin on the typical farmers market. Enjoy charcuterie on M-K-T’s wave deck, create your own bouquet of flowers from the DIY flower bar, or grab a made-to-go meal by one of Houston’s favorite c...
Aug
19
Summer Camp All Grown Up
Why should kids have all the fun? Treat yourself to all the joys of summer camp, but for grown-ups! Unwind after a stressful day with hands-on nature activities, crafts, and outdoor exploration, PLUS a simple snack and a refreshing beer from Saint Ar...
Aug
20
Four Dragons Tai Chi
Join us at Levy Park with the Four Dragon’s Institute for Tai Chi and Meditation every Friday at 9 am. Practice Tai Chi to connect and focus the body and mind with slow, low-impact gentle movements and stretches. Open to all ages and levels, t...
Aug
20
Children’s Story Hour at Hermann Park
Each Friday morning, children get together in the Family Garden at Hermann Park for a can’t miss storytelling event. The stories are always different each week, and your kids are sure to love them. But the fun doesn’t stop there. After the story ...
Aug
20
Friday Funday with Frolic
Join us all summer long at Frolic’s Castle every Friday from 11am-1pm. Frolic will be making a special appearance to take pictures and join your kids in the world’s largest indoor soft play space. We’ll also have a special gift for all our youn...
Aug
20
Storybook Theatre- Winnie the Pooh- How Does Your Garden Grow?
Storybook Theatre at 11am Friday, August 20th presents “Winnie the Pooh – How Does Your Garden Grow?” by Barbara Layman. In honor of Winnie the Pooh’s birthday (August 21st), this story finds Pooh and his friends discovering how plants grow. ...
Aug
20
BASF Kids’ Labs: Candy Loves Chemistry
Join us each Friday for a brand new experiment led by one of our educators. Registration for all BASF Kids’ Labs will be on-site. ‍Candy Loves Chemistry Just add water, and watch the sweet surprises unfold. From a new spin on chromatogra...
Aug
21
Space Center Houston Sensory Friendly Events
March 6th | 8:00 am- 10:00am :: Space Center Houston Sensory Friendly Events Space Center Houston invites people of all ages diagnosed with conditions such as, but not limited to, autism spectrum disorder and sensory processing disorder, to expl...
Aug
21
Family Days Out
Easter Seals Greater Houston is hosting socially-distanced family events in Houston, TX. These events are for service members, veterans and military-related family members, as well as, individuals with disabilities and their families. These events wi...
Aug
21
Hangar Hang Out at CAF Houston Wing
Every First and Third Saturday | 10:00 am- 3:00pm :: Hangar Hang Out at CAF Houston Wing The first and third Saturday of each month, we open our hangar and museum to the public to share the history of WWII aviation with everyone. There is no adm...
Aug
21
Yoga at Levy Park
Get out to Levy Park every Saturday morning at 10 am for a free hour-long yoga class hosted by Joy Yoga Center. Whether you’re completely new to yoga and have never practiced it before or you’re a seasoned practitioner, this class will challenge ...
Aug
21
Bollywood & Bhangra Dancing Class
This vibrant and entertaining fitness dance class is suitable for all ability levels. It gives a whole body workout while dancing to the rhythm of joy with the powerful nature of Bollywood music.
Aug
21
Bollywood & Bhangra Dancing Class
This vibrant and entertaining fitness dance class is suitable for all ability levels. It gives a whole body workout while dancing to the rhythm of joy with the powerful nature of Bollywood music.  
Aug
21
Houston Center for Photography Workshop: Understanding Color
Let’s consider the following questions: What is the relationship between light, exposure, and color? How does color affect composition? How does color convey certain moods? For this workshop, bring a colorful object to photograph in Levy Park, and ...
Aug
21
Market at Redemption Square
The Market at Redemption Square is a monthly market on the fourth Saturday of every month in the plaza. From 11 am-3 pm, visitors can enjoy live music and a curated selected of artisan vendors offering food, art, jewelry, and everything in between. &...
Aug
21
Young Audiences of Houston
Young Audiences of Houston offers family friendly, live art experiences perfect for a wide variety of ages. These interactive workshops and performances last between 60 and 90 minutes and involve YAH artists and ensembles, crossing genres of dance, v...
Aug
21
Young Audiences of Houston: Kinetic Vibez
Kinect Vibez’s yoga element is designed to introduce participants to the basics of the yogic system which includes guided stretches, breathing practices, and sound-based meditation. Students will learn how to use these practices to develop a strong...
Aug
21
For the Love of the Art- Poetry and Art Show
Shop with vendors, network and enjoy the ambiance. Hosted by @sadreneewrites, enjoy music provided by Joker from Cast Out Radio Experience @castoutradioexperience. Admission is $5, tickets can be purchased online or at the door. Venue has plenty of p...
Aug
21
Wizard Fest Houston
Dress up in your Hogwart House apparel and join us for a Sunset Harry Potter themed festival with Quidditch, Outdoor Movies, Harry Potter Trivia, Interactive photo-ops and MORE! This is an all age event that will begin at 4PM and end at 9PM! We will ...
Aug
21
A Taste of Houston History
Experience the past in a new way – through food! In this unique virtual class, we’ll explore the history of Camp Logan using real artifacts found at the Arboretum AND cook recipes inspired by these artifacts, historical menus, and period cookbook...
Aug
21
Harris County Precinct 4 presents Greek Reader’s Theater: Euripides’ Medea
Let your imagination run wild as actors set the scene for this classic Euripides play. Based on the Myth of Jason and Medea, it is a tragic tale of love, loss, betrayal, and revenge!
Aug
22
Zumba by Tiny Fitness
Join the party and sweat with Tiny Fitness to rhythms from around the world! This hour-long Zumba fitness class will have you grooving, shaking, and toning to salsa, hip hop, samba, and bhangra beats – and so many more. Open to all fitness leve...
Aug
22
HMNS: Cultural Africa
Experience the rich and varied history, geography, peoples, and cultures of Africa, the world’s second-largest continent, with master docents from the Houston Museum of Natural Science during this program.
Aug
23
Table Tennis Meet Up
Grab a paddle and get ready to play! This casual meet up is perfect for beginners, novice players, and those who may be looking to have fun and learn more about the game of table tennis. Paddles and balls are provided. Meet at the Activity Lawn!
Aug
23
Warrior Yoga by Krav Maga Houston
Every Monday | 6:00 pm- 7:00pm :: Warrior Yoga by Krav Maga Houston Warrior Yoga is structured upon the traditional teachings and science of yoga while integrating ancient warrior tradition. Through specialized poses, alignment, breathing techni...
Aug
24
Family Story Time & Craft at Levy Park
Meet us under the pavilion for a socially distanced reading followed by a craft tutorial that accompanies the book. All craft supplies are included as a part of this free program
Aug
24
Boogie Bash-Ocean Boogie
We will celebrate the deep blue sea with musical activities that include marching with rhythm instruments and dancing with scarves and ribbons.  We’ll also learn some ocean yoga poses. Included in the price of admission, which is $7 for adults...
Aug
24
Zumba at Midtown Park
Enjoy a free Zumba class where you’ll burn tons of calories while dancing to upbeat Latin music. Zumba is simultaneously one of the funnest and most intense workouts you can do. You’ll get your heart rate up, while improving your flexibility, car...
Aug
24
H.I.I.T. at Levy Park
Looking for a high intensity interval training workout that will melt the fat fast? This free weekly workout at Levy Park is one of the areas best fitness classes. H.I.I.T. is proven to be one of the best ways to get your heart rate up and burn calor...
Aug
25
Mini Masterminds-Octopus Legs
Did you know that octopus have 8 legs that surround their head? They are called tentacles! Join us and make different tentacles for our octopus. Participants will use different manipulatives while exploring colors and shapes. Mini Masterminds encoura...
Aug
25
Wednesday Night Braeswood Farmers Market
Every Wednesday | 3:00 pm- 7:00pm :: Wednesday Night Braeswood Farmers Market Southwest Houston’s Farmers Market located in the heart of Meyerland. Fresh farmed produce, pasture raised eggs, organically fed poultry, locally farmed honey, grass...
Aug
25
Body Barre at Levy Park
Every Wednesday | 6:00pm- 7:00pm :: Body Barre at Levy Park DEFINE Body & Mind brings you this full-body, low-impact workout that incorporates the science of pilates, yoga, core strengthening and ballet. This energizing, hour-long class uses...
Aug
26
Shadow Puppet Theatre- Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See?
Shadow Puppet Theatre Thursday, August 26th at 11 presents “Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See?” by Bill Martin, Jr. This classic picture book engages children through rhyme, rhythm, and repetition as they are introduced to ten special anima...
Aug
26
Children’s BINGO
Bring the kiddos and join our Levy Park team for socially distanced Children’s Bingo! This 30-minute program, ideal for kids age 4 to 12, is a fun way for children to practice their letters and numbers while earning prizes. Levy Park prov...
Aug
26
Free Family Night Thursday 
Every Thursday | 5:00 pm- 8:00pm :: Free Family Night Thursday  Join us each Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. as we host Free Family Night. Experience everything the Museum has to offer including hands-on exhibits, and Super Powered Summer program...
Aug
26
Movies on the Lawn
Stop searching and start enjoying Movies on The Lawn! From old-school classics to modern favorites, grab your friends and fam and join us for a relaxing outdoor movie experience. TENTATIVE SCHEDULE August 12, 2021 | Trolls: World Tour August 26, 2021...
Aug
27
Four Dragons Tai Chi
Join us at Levy Park with the Four Dragon’s Institute for Tai Chi and Meditation every Friday at 9 am. Practice Tai Chi to connect and focus the body and mind with slow, low-impact gentle movements and stretches. Open to all ages and levels, t...
Aug
27
Children’s Story Hour at Hermann Park
Each Friday morning, children get together in the Family Garden at Hermann Park for a can’t miss storytelling event. The stories are always different each week, and your kids are sure to love them. But the fun doesn’t stop there. After the story ...
Aug
27
Friday Funday with Frolic
Join us all summer long at Frolic’s Castle every Friday from 11am-1pm. Frolic will be making a special appearance to take pictures and join your kids in the world’s largest indoor soft play space. We’ll also have a special gift for all our youn...
Aug
27
Storybook Theatre- Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten
Storybook Theatre at 11am Friday, August 27th presents “Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten” by Joseph Slate. This is the perfect introduction for children to learn about what goes on in kindergarten. We follow Miss Bindergarten and her...
Aug
27
BASF Kids’ Labs: Chemistry is Bananas
Join us each Friday for a brand new experiment led by one of our educators. Registration for all BASF Kids’ Labs will be on-site. Chemistry is Bananas What do you have in common with a banana? Put on your gloves and goggles and get to the ...
Aug
28
Katy Market Day
We’re inviting you to our Katy Market Day located in the heart of Historic Downtown Katy every 3rd Saturday of the month March-November. Come enjoy delicious foods, local vendors, music, art, antiques and so much more!
Aug
28
Yoga at Levy Park
Get out to Levy Park every Saturday morning at 10 am for a free hour-long yoga class hosted by Joy Yoga Center. Whether you’re completely new to yoga and have never practiced it before or you’re a seasoned practitioner, this class will challenge ...
Aug
28
Bollywood & Bhangra Dancing Class
This vibrant and entertaining fitness dance class is suitable for all ability levels. It gives a whole body workout while dancing to the rhythm of joy with the powerful nature of Bollywood music.
Aug
28
Bollywood & Bhangra Dancing Class
This vibrant and entertaining fitness dance class is suitable for all ability levels. It gives a whole body workout while dancing to the rhythm of joy with the powerful nature of Bollywood music.  
Aug
29
Zumba by Tiny Fitness
Join the party and sweat with Tiny Fitness to rhythms from around the world! This hour-long Zumba fitness class will have you grooving, shaking, and toning to salsa, hip hop, samba, and bhangra beats – and so many more. Open to all fitness leve...
Aug
29
Summer Nature Series with Harris County Precinct 4: Legacy Trees – Tree ID Walk
Have you wondered how to identify a tree? Now is your chance to learn the basics of tree identification. Come walk with an arborist as we explore native trees at Levy Park.
Aug
30
Table Tennis Meet Up
Grab a paddle and get ready to play! This casual meet up is perfect for beginners, novice players, and those who may be looking to have fun and learn more about the game of table tennis. Paddles and balls are provided. Meet at the Activity Lawn!
Aug
30
Warrior Yoga by Krav Maga Houston
Every Monday | 6:00 pm- 7:00pm :: Warrior Yoga by Krav Maga Houston Warrior Yoga is structured upon the traditional teachings and science of yoga while integrating ancient warrior tradition. Through specialized poses, alignment, breathing techni...
Aug
31
Family Story Time & Craft at Levy Park
Meet us under the pavilion for a socially distanced reading followed by a craft tutorial that accompanies the book. All craft supplies are included as a part of this free program
Aug
31
Boogie Bash-Nursery Rhyme Fun
We are celebrating the world of Mother Goose with fingerplays and creative movement activities. Included in the price of admission, which is $7 for adults and children 1 year and older.
Aug
31
Zumba at Midtown Park
Enjoy a free Zumba class where you’ll burn tons of calories while dancing to upbeat Latin music. Zumba is simultaneously one of the funnest and most intense workouts you can do. You’ll get your heart rate up, while improving your flexibility, car...
Aug
31
H.I.I.T. at Levy Park
Looking for a high intensity interval training workout that will melt the fat fast? This free weekly workout at Levy Park is one of the areas best fitness classes. H.I.I.T. is proven to be one of the best ways to get your heart rate up and burn calor...
Aug
31
Vibr8 Sound Therapy
Levy Park brings “Self Care” to a whole new level with Sound Healing led by Houston natives & life-long best friends, Leala & Celeste. A sound bath is a gentle, nurturing, and cathartic meditation experience for anyone looking to improve ...

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Please Note :: While we make every effort to crosscheck current links and event details on our guides, we always encourage you to do the same before making final plans. If details are missing or incorrect, please let us know so that we can make every attempt to correct them. And if you know of any other events happening this month, include them in the comments to keep the list going!


 

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