Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! January 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 2019

Happy New Year!

This weekend, skate on the  ICE at Discovery Green… and even Skate with Queen Elsa!  Or watch a movie from the lawn and rink!

There is still time to see the holiday lights before they are all gone.  Go to Magical Winter Lights at Gulf Greyhound Park, Zoo Lights at the Houston Zoo or Festival of Lights at Moody Gardens.

For the full list of things to do, look below.

Things to Do Any Day:

All the holiday shows, lights and festivals!
This is the time to visit Discovery Green… ICE, Art & Giant Gingerbread!
Magical Winter Lights in La Marque… Now through January 6, 2019!
Houston Zoo Lights 2018: Beat the Crowds & Save Money at Houston’s Popular Holiday Event!
Christmas Village at Bayou Bend… Now Through January 5, 2019!
Trains Over Texas at the Houston Museum of Natural Science
Discount Tickets to Houston Holiday Shows for 2018!

FREE Indoor Playplaces around Houston – There are a lot of FREE indoor places to play… with no memberships required!
Find a New Houston Area Park!
Houston Citywide Map: Things to do in Houston, with kids
Texas Roadtrips – Pack up the family and head towards Austin, San Antonio, Corpus Christi or Dallas… and stop at these parent recommended spots!

Thursday, January 3, 2019:

Free Museum Entry
Find a museum district restaurant HERE.
Festival of Lights – 10:00am-9:00pm – Moody Gardens
Winter Break at the Museum – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Ride the Holiday Train – 5:00pm-7:00pm –  Hermann Park Kinder Station (Hours change, check pagefor extended hours.)
Holiday Market – 5:00pm-10:00pm –  Hermann Park (by Kinder Station)
Magical Winter Lights – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Gulf Greyhound Park
Zoo Lights – 5:00pm-11:00pm – Houston Zoo
The Avengers Infinity War – 7:00pm – Discovery Green

Friday, January 4, 2019:

Festival of Lights – 10:00am-9:00pm – Moody Gardens
ICE – 11:00am-10:00pm – Discovery Green
Winter Break at the Museum – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Ride the Holiday Train – 5:00pm-7:00pm –  Hermann Park Kinder Station (Hours change, check pagefor extended hours.)
Holiday Market – 5:00pm-10:00pm –  Hermann Park (by Kinder Station)
Zoo Lights – 5:00pm-11:00pm – Houston Zoo
Magical Winter Lights – 5:00pm-11:00pm – Gulf Greyhound Park
Christmas Village at Bayou Bend – 5:30pm-10:00pm – Bayou Bend

Saturday, January 5, 2019:

Super Saturday: Buy One Get One Free – Downtown Aquarium (with coupon)
Festival of Lights – 10:00am-9:00pm – Moody Gardens
Young Writers Workshop – 10:30am – Discovery Green
HANDS-ON HOUSTON:  Paper Pods with Zoe Gross – 11:00am-3:00pm – Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
ICE – 11:00am-11:00pm – Discovery Green
Winter Break at the Museum – 1:00pm-4:00pm – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Skate with Queen Elsa – 5:00pm-6:00pm – ICE at Discovery Green
Ride the Holiday Train – 5:00pm-7:00pm –  Hermann Park Kinder Station (Hours change, check pagefor extended hours.)
Holiday Market – 5:00pm-10:00pm –  Hermann Park (by Kinder Station)
Zoo Lights – 5:00pm-11:00pm – Houston Zoo
Magical Winter Lights – 5:00pm-11:00pm – Gulf Greyhound Park
Christmas Village at Bayou Bend – 5:30pm-10:00pm – Bayou Bend

Sunday, January 6, 2019:

Festival of Lights – 10:00am-9:00pm – Moody Gardens
ICE – 11:00am-8:00pm – Discovery Green

Kids Yoga – 2:30pm – Children’s Museum of Houston
Ride the Holiday Train – 5:00pm-7:00pm –  Hermann Park Kinder Station (Hours change, check pagefor extended hours.)
Zoo Lights – 5:00pm-11:00pm – Houston Zoo
Magical Winter Lights – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Gulf Greyhound Park
Holiday Market – 5:00pm-10:00pm –  Hermann Park (by Kinder Station)
Skating with the Stars – 6:00pm-6:45pm – ICE at Discovery Green

Monday, January 7, 2019:

Zoo Lights – 5:00pm-11:00pm – Houston Zoo
Cheap Skate – 5:00pm-10:00pm – ICE at Discovery Green
Rockets vs Nuggests – 7:00pm – Toyota Center

Tuesday, January 8, 2019:

MFAH Playdate – 10:45am – Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Zoo Lights – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Houston Zoo
ICE – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Discovery Green

Wednesday, January 9, 2019:

Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Zoo Lights – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Houston Zoo
ICE – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Discovery Green

Looking for more to do in your part of town? Check out…

365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.
Fun2Go Misters for things to do near Humble.
Mac Kid SW Houston for things to do in SW Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land.
Woodlands Mommy for things to do around The Woodlands.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults

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