Things To Do In Houston Today, And This Weekend, With Kids! November 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 2019

You can find the full list of events, brought to us by Magical Winter Lights, below!

Houston holiday events are happening now!

Go ice skating, outdoors, on the ICE at Discovery Green and go see the lights at Magical Winter Lights at Gulf Greyhound Park. Or go to the Family Day: Seasonal Splendor at the Bayou Bend Collection.

Enjoy A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas at Alley Theatre and The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Main Street Theater. (Main Street Theater has a sensory friendly performance as well.)

Go see Trains Over Texas at the Houston Museum of Natural Science or take a free HALS Train Ride at Zube Park.

Get your shopping started, and support the Heritage Society, at the HTX Market!

See the full list of events, brought to us by Magical Winter Lights, below.

Things To Do Any Day:

Free Things to Do – Looking for some free fun in Houston? This list of well over 50 free things to do, should help get you started!
Houston Citywide Map: Things to do in Houston, with kids
All the Fall Festivals, Farms and Pumpkin Patches!
Plan Ahead for all the Holiday Lights, Shows and Family Events!

Thursday, November 14, 2019:

Free Museum Entry
Find a museum district restaurant HERE.
Barrel of Monkeys Story Time – 10:00am – Second City at Second Baptist Woodway
Santa’s Wonderland – 6:00pm-11:00pm – College Station

Friday, November 15, 2019:

Children’s Story Hour – 10:00am – Hermann Park Centennial Gardens
ICE – 5:00pm-11:00pm – ICE at Discovery Green
Magical Winter Lights – 5:00pm-11:00pm – Gulf Greyhound Park
Santa’s Wonderland – 6:00pm-12:00am – College Station
Born to Dance – 7:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Rockets vs Pacers – 7:00pm – Toyota Center
A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas – 7:30pm – Alley Theatre

Saturday, November 16, 2019:

Trains Over Texas – Houston Museum of Natural Science
Texas Renaissance Festival – Todd Mission, Texas
HALS Free Train Rides – 9:00am-2:00pm – Zube Park
HTX Market – 10:00am-3:00pm – Axelrad
Holiday in the Gardens – 10:00am-10:00pm – Moody Gardens
Unplugged Adventure – Dark Sky, Soft Light – 11:00am-12:00pm – Indiangrass Preserve
ICE – 11:00am-11:00pm – ICE at Discovery Green
Home for the Holidays – 12:00pm-5:00pm – Old Town Spring
A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas – 2:30pm & 7:30pm – Alley Theatre
Magical Winter Lights – 5:00pm-11:00pm – Gulf Greyhound Park
Galaxy Lights – 6:00pm-10:00pm – Space Center Houston
Santa’s Wonderland – 7:00pm-12:00am – College Station
Park to Port Bike Ride– 7:30am-12:00pm –Hermann Park Bill Coats Bridge
42ft – A Menagerie of Mechanical Marvels – 7:00pm – Miller Outdoor Theatre

Sunday, November 17, 2019:

Trains Over Texas – Houston Museum of Natural Science
Texas Renaissance Festival – Todd Mission, Texas
Holiday in the Gardens – 10:00am-10:00pm – Moody Gardens
ICE – 11:00am-8:00pm – ICE at Discovery Green
Home for the Holidays – 12:00pm-5:00pm – Old Town Spring
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever – 12:30pm & 3:30pm – Main Street Theater at MATCH (3:30pm is Sensory Friendly Performance)
Bayou Bend Family Day “Seasonal Splendor” – 1:00pm-5:00pm – Bayou Bend Collection
A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas – 2:30pm & 7:30pm – Alley Theatre
Magical Winter Lights – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Gulf Greyhound Park
Galaxy Lights – 6:00pm-10:00pm – Space Center Houston
Santa’s Wonderland – 7:00pm-11:00pm – College Station

Monday, November 18, 2019:

Trains Over Texas – Houston Museum of Natural Science
Holiday in the Gardens – 10:00am-10:00pm – Moody Gardens
ICE – 5:00pm-10:00pm – ICE at Discovery Green
Magical Winter Lights – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Gulf Greyhound Park
Galaxy Lights – 6:00pm-10:00pm – Space Center Houston
Santa’s Wonderland – 6:00pm-11:00pm – College Station
Rockets vs Trail Blazers – 7:00pm – Toyota Center

Tuesday, November 19, 2019:

Trains Over Texas – Houston Museum of Natural Science
Holiday in the Gardens – 10:00am-10:00pm – Moody Gardens
ICE – 5:00pm-10:00pm – ICE at Discovery Green
Magical Winter Lights – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Gulf Greyhound Park
Galaxy Lights – 6:00pm-10:00pm – Space Center Houston
Santa’s Wonderland – 6:00pm-11:00pm – College Station

Wednesday, November 20, 2019:

Trains Over Texas – Houston Museum of Natural Science
Holiday in the Gardens – 10:00am-10:00pm – Moody Gardens
Nature Storytime – 4:00pm – Nature Discovery Center
Children’s BINGO – 4:30pm – Levy Park
ICE – 5:00pm-10:00pm – ICE at Discovery Green
Magical Winter Lights – 5:00pm-10:00pm – Gulf Greyhound Park
Galaxy Lights – 6:00pm-10:00pm – Space Center Houston
Santa’s Wonderland – 6:00pm-11:00pm – College Station

Looking For More To Do In Your Part Of Town? Check Out…

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.
Cypress Tots for things to do around Cypress.
Gish Picks… Curated Culture for Kids and Adults.
365 Things to Do in Houston for grown-up things to do.