Summer is finally here! Listed below are some fun things to do to get out of the house!
Maravilloso! The Water Festival
June 5-6 @ Discovery Green (8 pm, 8:30 pm & 9 pm both days)
The two-day contemporary circus and dance event features talent from all over the world — and Houston. Maravilloso! The Water Festival is a graceful performance on Kinder Lake created by a Belgium artistic company. Make paper origami flowers in the evening this week, as well! Bring the kids to the special Saturday, 4 pm performance, for an up-close view!
June 12-13 @ Miller Outdoor Theatre (8 pm)
Step back into the 1960s with TUTS' Humphrey School performance of Hairspray. Or head to the 60-minute, kid-friendly version earlier in the week, Hairspray Jr. — June 10-12 at 11 am at Miller Outdoor Theatre.
Yoga in the Park
June 13 @ Hermann Park (8:30 am)
A new summer series, Savasana into Summer, continues each Saturday through September 1 at Hermann Park, thanks to Namitzi Yoga. The free weekly yoga class is open to everyone, no matter the skill level. Meditation is 8:15 am – 8:25 am with yoga from 8:30 am – 9:30 am.
June 13 @ CityCentre (11 am – 1 pm)
Get ready for the premiere of Jurassic World by visiting Jurassic Extreme prehistoric program at CityCentre! The free event will introduce you to 7ft- and 12ft-long walking dinosaurs: Rocket, the Baby Tyrannosaurus Rex, and Razor, the Velociraptor. They have blinking eyes and authentic roaring sound! Located at 800 Town and Country Blvd. near I-10 & Beltway 8.
Exxon-Mobil Summer Symphony Night
June 20 @ Miller Outdoor Theatre (8:30 pm)
Enjoy this free summer concert series produced by the Houston Symphony and ExxonMobil, one of many around the city this summer. This summer concert series, a Houston tradition, features guest artists and conductors. Other free nights at Miller include June 16, June 26, and June 27.
For more free events: http://www.houstononthecheap.com