Exciting Houston Events: May 19-21, 2023.
Mark your calendars, Houston! We've got a fun-filled weekend in store for you from May 19th to 21st. As summer slowly approaches, we've got a blend of outdoor activities, markets, music, food, and sports lined up to keep you entertained.
Innovation on DisPLAY Ion Block Party
Date: May 19, 2023 | Location: Midtown, Houston’s Innovation District | Time: 6 to 8 pm.
Get a glimpse into the world of cutting-edge technology at the Innovation on DisPLAY Ion Block Party. Expect to be awed by hands-on exhibits of innovative products and technologies from local entrepreneurs. The event isn't just about tech though - there will also be food trucks and a Battle of the Bands competition featuring The Slags and The Outsiders. The best part? Admission is free with registration!
Asian Night Market at Railway Heights
Date: May 28, 2023 | Location: Railway Heights | Time: 5 pm - 10 pm (Friday), Noon - 10 pm (Saturday)
Treat your taste buds to a smorgasbord of Asian delicacies at the Asian Night Market at Railway Heights Market. The two-day event promises more than just food - you can look forward to fun games, live music, performances, and plenty of shopping opportunities from local vendors. Entry to the market is free.
Markets for Makers Pop-up at Silver Street Studios
Date: May 20 & 21, 2023 | Location: Arts District Houston | Time: 11 am - 4 pm
In need of a new outfit or some home decor inspiration? Look no further than the Markets for Makers pop-up. This two-day market event at Silver Street Studios features over 90 local artists and makers, offering a diverse selection of fashion, art, home decor, artisan food, and beautifully designed goods. Tickets range from $10 to $15 for all-weekend VIP.
50th Annual Pasadena Strawberry Festival
Date: Daily | Location: Pasadena Fairgrounds | Cost: $15 (single day), $5 (ages 6 to 10), free (ages 5 and under), $30 (weekend passes)
Celebrate summer at the 50th Annual Pasadena Strawberry Festival. This family-friendly event is packed with fun activities, including barbecue, music, a kid's zone, and mutton bustin'. Be sure to check it out!
PlantCon at NRG Center
Date: Daily | Location: NRG Center | Cost: $25 and up
Plant lovers, here's an event for you. Over 100 vendors will gather at the NRG Center for PlantCon, a bustling plant market that offers a variety of botanicals from around the world. Additionally, there will be seminars, workshops, and exhibitions with field experts.
Houston Astros vs. Oakland Athletics at Minute Maid Park
Date: May 19-21, 2023 | Location: Minute Maid Park | Cost: $35 and up
For the sports enthusiasts, there's the Houston Astros vs. Oakland Athletics three-game division series happening at Minute Maid Park. With exciting giveaways and a birthday celebration for Orbit, the 'Stros mascot.
Trebly Park Plant Market Series
Date: May 20, 2023 | Location: Trebly Park | Time: 10 am - 3 pm
If you are a green thumb, the Trebly Park Plant Market Series is an event you shouldn't miss. Get ready to be dazzled by the variety of unique plants and learn more about horticulture. You can even bring your own plants for a pot swap! Entry to the market is free.
Wood-Fired Pizza Night at Village Farm
Date: May 20, 2023 | Location: Harvest Green, Richmond | Time: 5 pm - 8 pm
Pizza lovers, rejoice! Harvest Green Village Farm is hosting a Wood-Fired Pizza Night where you can enjoy pizza straight from their wood-fired oven. While eating, enjoy live music and take in the scenic surroundings of the farm.
The International Festival USA at Discovery Green
Date: May 21, 2023 | Location: Discovery Green | Time: 12 pm - 8 pm
Rounding out the weekend is The International Festival USA at Discovery Green. This cultural extravaganza celebrates diverse cultures through music, dance, and art. With various stages hosting musicians from around the globe, food stalls offering international cuisine, and craft vendors displaying their unique wares, there's something for everyone.
Sugar Land Home & Outdoor Living Show
Date: May 20-21, 2023 | Location: Stafford Centre, Stafford | Time: May 20, 10 am - 6 pm; May 21, 10 am - 5 pm
For all those interested in home improvement and outdoor living, the Sugar Land Home & Outdoor Living Show is the place to be this weekend. This two-day event is a hub for the latest trends and products in home improvement, with experts on hand to provide advice and insights. The event is free for all first responders and children aged 12 and under.
Houston has a lot to offer this coming weekend, with a rich variety of events catering to a wide array of interests. Whether you're a tech enthusiast, a foodie, a sports fan, a nature lover, or a home improvement enthusiast, there's something in store for you. Make sure to check out these events and enjoy what the vibrant city has to offer. Have a fantastic weekend, Houston!.