Sep 14, 2023 - Things to Do

Weekender Guide: Sept. 15-17

Illustration of famous paintings riding the subway. The destination says "weekend."

Illustration: Maura Losch/Axios

Celebrate the city's jazz scene at the Houston Jazz Festival.

  • On Sunday, Axelrad will host daylong festivities starting at 2:30pm.
  • Both events are free.

ğŸ¦Ž Watch Disney's "Tangled" during H-E-B Movie Night at Discovery Green.

  • 7pm Saturday.

ğŸŽ¶ Enjoy live music and Creole food at the ninth annual Houston Creole Festival.

  • 11am to 10pm Saturday at Emancipation Park. $10 admission.

ğŸ‘©â€ğŸŽ¨ Meet artists at their studios at Sawyer Yards' free open studios event from noon to 5pm Saturday.

  • Houston artist Nestor Topchy, who has an exhibit at the Menil, is also opening his studio from noon to 4pm Saturday to share his process of making icon portraits. Free.

✍️ Drop in for a self-portrait drawing class, inspired by Ming Smith's portraits, at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston.

  • 1pm to 4pm Saturday. Free.

🤣 See comedian Mo Amer's show at Bayou Music Center at 8pm Saturday.

  • Tickets start at $58.
avatar

Get more local stories in your inbox with Axios Houston.

🌱

Support local journalism by becoming a member.

Learn more

More Houston stories

No stories could be found

Houstonpostcard

Get a free daily digest of the most important news in your backyard with Axios Houston.

🌱

Support local journalism by becoming a member.

Learn more