Updated Feb 6, 2024 - Things to Do

What to do this week: Roller-skating, rom-coms and art exhibits

Photo of people roller skating.

The Rink opens this Friday and will be open through March. Photo: Courtesy of Discovery Green

Here's what's going on in Houston this week.

🛼 Skate at Discovery Green's outdoor roller-skating rink. Admission, with skate rental, is $12.

  • The rink is open until 10pm Monday-Thursday, 11pm Friday-Saturday and 8pm Sunday.

🌕 Watch "Moonstruck" at Axelrad, where they're streaming romantic movies all month.

  • Free. Monday 8pm.

🕯 Experience a candlelit concert of romantic songs at POST Houston on Wednesday.

  • $15 for reserved seating, free for standing room with RSVP. Concert starts at 7pm.

🎤 Share your poems at Write About Now Poetry's open mic night on Wednesday.

  • $10 general admission. 7:30pm-10:30pm.

📺 Test your rom-com knowledge at the Houston Toy Museum's trivia night Thursday.

  • $10 entry. 7pm-10pm.

🪞Meet the artists behind the Symbolic Self-Portraits exhibit at Sabine Street Studios.

  • Opening reception is Thursday at 6pm.

Editor's note: The Discovery Green event listing has been updated to reflect that its outdoor roller-skating rink is open (not its ice-skating rink).

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