HOUSTON, TX — The weekend is here, and some of the top events in the Greater Houston area are kicking off on Friday.
Most don’t know it’s also President’s Day weekend, so some will have more time for fun and interesting events with a long weekend.
Check out the schedule of events happening near you.
Houston Grand Opera’s Harmony of Trees|Discovery Green in Houston|Friday 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.|Houston Grand Opera presents "Harmony of Trees," an interactive performance at Discovery Green inspired by the current public art installation Hello, Trees! A Walking Serenade. Admission is free.Lone Star Cook-Off|La Porte, TX|Friday 5p.m.-midnight| Head on out to he Lomax Rodeo Grounds and partake in some of the best smoked meats and barbecue in Texas.Food Truck Fridays| Richmond/Cinco Ranch|Friday| Grab lunch at the Richmond Central Fire Station 200 Houston Street in Richmond, Texas. SMASH Potato With A Twist Food Truck will be parked at the Richmond Central Fire Station on February 16th from 11 am to 2:00 pm for Food Truck Lunch Friday, and when supper time rolls around, you can get your grub on again at the Cinco Ranch Lake House located at 25202 Springwood Lake Dr. and is open to the public! We will have 10 trucks in February.
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Farmer’s Fresh Meat|Grand Opening|Humble, TX|Friday-Saturday 7a.m.-8p.m.|Farmer’s Fresh Meat is excited to announce the Grand Opening of its Brand New North Houston Location this weekend Friday and Saturday, February 16 & 17 – 9541 Mesa Dr. Houston. TX 77078. Stock up the deep freezer and fire up the pit. They will be giving away 40,000lbs of Chicken! NO PURCHASE REQUIRED!
Da Camera of Houston|Discovery Green| Saturday 7:30 p.m.| Da Camera of Houston presents Sérgio and Odair Assad and Avi Avital in concert. The Brazilian-born guitarists and Israeli superstar mandolin player will present an international program ranging from classical repertoire to Brazilian choro music.11th Annual Cy-Fair Home And Garden Show|Saturday and Sunday| The Berry Center in Cypress| Create your ideal home: Get inspired and discover fresh, new ideas at the 11th Annual Cy-Fair Home and Garden Show, February 17 & 18, 2018, at the Berry Center, 8877 Barker Cypress Rd. Spending a little time with the experts and exhibitors at the Cy-Fair Home and Garden Show can have a big payoff helping you enjoy your home more and even increasing its value.Recycling Saturdays at Discovery Green | FREE – Lend a helping hand, grab your recyclable glass items and take them to Discovery Green on Saturday. The services are provided by the City of Houston and I Recycle Glass at Discovery Green park. 11am to 2pm.
Wine on the Green| Houston’s The Water Works at Buffalo Bayou Park| Saturday 3-5 p.m.| More than 60 wines made in Texas, and fro around the world will be available for tasting. All participants will receive a souvenir glass, unlimited wine and food samples, access to the spirit lounge, and entertainment. $40.Out of the Darkness Greater Houston Area Walk|The Woodlands, TX @ Town Green Park| Saturday 10 a.m.-1 p.m.: Join us in solidarity, remembrance, and raising awareness to fight suicide by participating in the Out of the Darkness Community Walk along the Woodlands Waterway and join at Town Green Park on February 17, 2018. This fundraising walk supports the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s local and national programs and its bold goal to reduce the annual rate of suicide 20 percent by 2025.Waterway Nights|The Woodlands|Feb 10, from 6:30 – 8:30 pm| Enjoy an evening of live music every weekend on The Woodlands Waterway. This weekend, the Louis Lamb and the Gentle Lamb Experience ake he sage with a little bit of Motown. Free.The Second Annual Rodeo Clown Roundup|Houston|Sunday: The Karbach Brewing Company is hosting its second annual Rodeo Clown Roundup! The event is two-fold:5K/10K at the brewery from 7 a.m. – 12 p.m., with proceeds benefiting MS Society. Concert at the brewery starting at 1:30 p.m. featuring Texas Country stars Stoney LaRue, Shooter Jennings, Bob Schneider and more, and of course beer and bites.Dream Weddings Bridal Show|The Woodlands| Sunday Noon- 5 p.m.| Planning your wedding? learn wedding-planning tips, watch bridal fashion shows, and meet with more than 85 vendors at the Dream Weddings Bridal Show in The Woodlands. FYI, You could win your dream wedding cake. Tickets start at $10. Go Suck Yourself: An All You can Eat Crawfish Boil| Sunday @ 2-8 p.m.| West Alabama Ice House in Houston: Satisfy your craving for mudbugs and wash it all down with cold beer at this all you can stand to eat crawfish boil. Tickets are $30.
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