May 16, 2024 - Things to Do

Weekender Guide

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🍫 Enjoy delectable chocolate and live music at the Chocolate and Art Show Houston at The Garage HTX.

  • 7pm-1am today and tomorrow. General admission is $25.

🍱 Tour the Houston food scene with Chef G and Graham Painter of Street to Kitchen.

  • 7pm-10pm tomorrow. $120 ticket includes a dish from each chef and drinks.

🦋 Experience the beautiful opera "Madame Butterfly" at the Miller Outdoor Theatre for free.

  • 8pm tomorrow and Saturday.

🍓 Head to Pasadena for the annual Strawberry Festival. There'll be live music, mutton bustin', a BBQ cookoff and more.

  • Doors open at 10am Saturday and Sunday. $15 entry.

🍭 Watch a performance about the princess of Candyland at the Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston.

  • There are five performances throughout Saturday and Sunday. Tickets start at $25.

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