Fall is here & so are many things to do in Houston. Not just kids activities, but things to do in Houston for the entire family. So here is a list of activities you can enjoy along with your family from 7th to 13th of October. But before we go to the list, here is an exciting news for all.
As the temperature finally drops here in Houston, we at iQuriousKids are set to launch the Halloween contest at the end of this month. Below are a details for the upcoming contest. Participate to win exciting prizes. Keep an eye on our social media pages (Twitter Facebook Instagram) for more information.
Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities – Blessington Farms
Friday – Sunday, October 7th – October 9th, 2016 | 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Come enjoy the Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festivities at Blessington Farms. A great outing for the entire family with many Fall activities that include hay rides, giant slides, barrel train rides, pedal cars and animal encounters with camels, Baby Doll sheep, goats and MANY more. We have many NEW activities debuting this Fall including a new walk-thru aviary where you can feed our new Quaker Parrots, Rope Maze and Fossil Dig to name a few….AND brand new restrooms!!! : ) All activities are included in the price of admission with the exception of fishing.
The Fiddle Festival – Discover Green
Friday, October 7th, 2016 | 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM.
The Fiddle Festival brings today’s most exciting and innovative string artists to Houston for a series of concerts, workshops and jams.
Saturday, October 8th, 2016 | 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM | 1311 Holman Street, Houston, TX 77004.
On Saturday, enjoy Oktoberfest at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church. The admission price is all-inclusive… a $5 wristband gets you unlimited access to games, bouncy houses, and activities. It also includes one plate of food and 2 drinks (while supplies last)!
STEM Saturdays presented by Occidental Petroleum – Discover Green
Saturday, October 8th, 2016 | 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM | 4848 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77002.
Girlstart leads a fun, hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education program for kids. Space is limited to 60 kids on a first come first serve basis.
Costume Sale – Houston Grand Opera
Saturday, October 8th, 2016 | 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM | Houston Grand Opera.
Still need a Halloween or Renaissance Festival costume? HGO is having a HUGE Costume Sale this Saturday, October 8th, from noon to 4 PM. Not only will you find fabulous costumes, you’ll find vintage clothing, shoes, and hats, plus all sorts of fabric and props! Stop by our warehouse at 1977 Tellepsen St. to find the perfect costume.
Duck for President – Main Street Theater
Sunday, October 9th, 2016 | 12:30 PM and 3:30 PM | Midtown Arts & Theater Center Houston, 3400 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002.
This show is meant for families. Adapted by James E. Grote, based on the book by Doreen Cronin. Music and Lyrics by George Howe. Directed by Robin Robinson & Music Direction by Debbie Wylie.
Hot Peas ‘N Butter – Miller Outdoor Theater
Monday, October 10th, 2016 | 11:00 AM | 6000 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030 United States.
Hot Peas N Butter, the Nickelodeon/Noggin TV favorites whom the Los Angeles Times lauded for their hot and mellow multicultural groove, is a NYC-based multicultural family music band, known for their Latin-influenced, catchy songs for kids.
Toddler Tuesdays, Are We There Yet? – Discover Green
Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 | 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM | 4848 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77002.
Discover a morning of fun with story time, activities, crafts and special character appearances.
Every parent has heard this classic kid question on a long car ride–and after reading this astonishingly inventive new book (that even turns upside down for several pages!), you’ll never look at being bored the same way again.
The Great Zoo Switcheroo – Miller Outdoor Theater
Thurday, October 13th, 2016 | 11:00 AM | 6000 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030 United States.
Kenny Penguin and Penny Kangaroo just can’t get over how different they are—until they’re forced to work together to outwit an Exotic Animal Thief trying to kidnap them from the zoo. A comedy about friendship by Austin native Max Langert.
The show examines the themes of prejudice, teamwork and how to make good choices.
Thursday Free Museum Entry
Children’s Museum of Houston FREE 5:00-8:00pm
The Health Museum FREE 2:00-7:00pm
Houston Museum of Natural Science FREE 3:00-5:00pm
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston FREE 10:00-9:00pm
If you know of any events you think we should add to these lists please let us know so.
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