BEST Events In Houston Today
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Discover Discovery GreenDiscovery Green Park
Houston, TX 77010
Nestled in the heart of Downton is Discovery Green, a 12-acre, multi-use park that always has something exciting happening. In the spring and fall, spend happy hour listening to local musicians perform live on stage, browse and buy from local craftsmen at monthly markets and, in the winter, enjoy ice skating on Kinder Lake (for a small fee). There is also an array of ever-changing art installations scattered around this luscious oasis.
Moody Center for the ArtsMoody Center for the Arts
6100 Main Street, MS-480
Houston, TX 77005
The Moody Center for the Arts at Rice University was designed by renowned Los Angeles-based architect Michael Maltzan.The $30 million, 50,000 square-foot building serves as an experimental platform for creating and presenting works in all disciplines, a flexible teaching space to encourage new modes of learning, and a forum for creative partnerships with visiting national and international artists. The mission of the Moody Center for the Arts is to encourage creative thinking and original expression, enrich curricular innovation, and promote cross-campus and community collaboration through transformative encounters with the arts. Admission is free.
Rothko Chapel3900 Yupon at Sul Ross
Houston, TX 77006
The Rothko Chapel is a spiritual space, a forum for world leaders, a place for solitude and gathering. It’s an epicenter for civil rights activists, a quiet disruption, a stillness that moves. It’s a destination for the 100,000 people of all faiths who visit each year from all parts of the world. It is the home of the Oscar Romero Award. The space contains 14 murals created by American artist Mark Rothko. Philip Johnson, Howard Barnstone, and Eugene Aubry were the architects.
Virtual Learning at Houston Center for Contemporary CraftVirtual
Join HCCC from home to explore craft artists, exhibitions, hands-on activities, and more! Discover how you can stay connected with HCCC virtually, through a variety of content for all ages. New content is posted on Facebook and Instagram every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, at 1:00 PM. Join us for fun art-making projects you can do at home (Mondays and Fridays), exclusive exhibition content (Wednesdays), and studio tours with local artists, resident artist features, and more (throughout the week).
Houston Scavenger Hunt - Houston's Museum DistrictHouston Museum District
Hermann Park Dr
Houston, TX 77004
Houston's so big it could contain the cities of New York, Washington, Boston, San Francisco, Seattle, Minneapolis and Miami. Today's epic scavenger hunt of Houston will guide you to several of this sprawling city's most pedestrian-friendly landmarks including Hermann Park, the Museum District, and the Clayton Library. It's time to strap on those walking shoes, round up some friends and book your Houston scavenger hunt today!
Art Car MuseumArt Car Museum
Address: 140 Heights Blvd.
Houston, TX 77007
The Art Car Museum is a private institution dedicated to contemporary art. It is an exhibition forum for local, national and international artists with an emphasis on art cars, other fine arts and artists that are rarely, if ever, acknowledged by other cultural institutions. The museum’s goal is to encourage the public’s awareness of the cultural, political, economic and personal dimensions of art.
Visit Glenwood Cemetary - Steeped in HistoryGlenwood Cemetery
2525 Washington Ave
Houston, TX 77007
Discover Houston's history at Glenwood Cemetery. Situated on 84 acres along the Washington Corridor, Glenwood Cemetery serves as a serene resting place for some of Houston's most iconic residents. Among the ornate headstones and sculptures are those of more than 20 mayors, past governors, oil tycoons and Howard Hughes, the famous aviator, engineer and movie director.
Houston Mural Map: Take a Virtual or DIY tour of Street ArtAround Houston
A DIY tour of Houston’s street art is a perfect summer fun activity with #SocialDistancing. The awesome new HOUSTON MURAL MAP is your guide to enjoying 750+ street installations. Use the website – with a digital map of locations, photos, and artist information – to visit murals and Mini Murals anywhere in Houston. Visit HoustonMuralMap.com.You can take your own couch-surfing tour online, by clicking on sites of interest or near you and discover hidden gems and cool murals to visit later in person.Or, grab the family (or your roommates) and travel around to see and discover the murals in person. Before you leave home, you can use the website to create a “My Map” of sites to visit. Got murals? We’re looking for more! Send recent photos we can use, with the exact location and artist credits, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Private Group Tours - Houston ArboretumHouston Orboretum and Nature Center
4501 Woodway Drive
Houston, TX 77024-7708
Bring coworkers, friends and family and enjoy a guided tour on the Arboretum trails! Private Group Tours are offered for both groups of children and groups of adults. Tours are one hour long and start times are at 10am and again at 1pm.
Virtual Events Today
Birding 101 Virtual WorkshopVirtual
Let an internationally celebrated birding expert and National Geographic introduce you to the joys of birding across the North American continent.
Santa Fe, NM
The zazen schedule is 7:00 a.m., and 5:30 p.m. MT and Wednesday Dharma Talks (5:30 p.m. MT). Join us online for the 7am and 5:30pm meditation on Upaya Zen Center’s YouTube page.
Frank Lloyd Wright Sites to Swap Virtual VisitsVirtual
The Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy, in partnership with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation and Unity Temple Restoration Foundation, announced today Wright Virtual Visits, a social media initiative highlighting Frank Lloyd Wright-designed public sites that are currently closed due to COVID-19. A dozen partner sites from around the country will allow virtual visitors to explore some of Wright’s most treasured buildings. Every Thursday at 10 a.m. PST beginning April 2, each site will share a short video tour of another site via social media. These tours will help each site’s social media followers discover and experience new places and raise public awareness for all of these important landmarks.
Adult Musical Theater Intermediate TapVirtual
Reserve your Spot & Preregister for a Virtual Class Today!
Virtual Book ClubsVirtual
Chicago Public Library offers a variety of book clubs for all ages! Children, teens, and adults alike can join on various days. See the Chicago Public Library website for times and days.
National Theater at HomeVirtual
Discover our exclusive collection of unforgettable British theatre. More fantastic plays are added every month, so there’s always something new to look forward to.
Qigong! Strengthen Immune System though Deep RelaxationVirtual
Join us for Virtual Qigong! Spend an hour with us from your home and experience the stress busting ability of qigong. Start to bring clarity to your thinking, relieve pain, support the immune system and begin to chip away at chronic conditions by learning simple, effective, and powerful qigong techniques to support your health and well being mentally, physically, emotionally and spiritually.
Arizona Science Center Facebook Demonstration ScheduleVirtual
Join us every Tuesday and Thursday at 5:00 p.m. on Facebook as we continue our mission of inspiring, educating and engaging curious minds through science via virtual activities and demonstrations.
Modern Dance Class - Phoenix Center for the ArtsVirtual
A modern dance class with Shaniece Brazwell. Sponsored by the Phoenix Center of the Arts. Shaniece will lead us in a special 45-minute "small space" modern movement class. Use a part in your home, no matter the size, to move and breath and engage! This class is open to all ages and skill levels! Dance from the comfort of your own home. Dance like no one is watching... because no one is! This is a virtual online dance class, live every week starting at 6pm Phoenix time.
Free Life Drawing Online: Illustration IsolationOnline
New York City, NY
Illustration Isolation, is a live figure drawing class, featuring some of the biggest names in the illustration and visual arts industry. Using reference photography by world famous photographers, our talented guests drawing and paint in real time, answering questions from the audience, sharing stories, and conversing with other guest artists on the panel. Guest artists include illustrators such as Raymond Bonilla, Bill Koeb, Cassandra Loomis Kim, Audrey Benjaminsen, Vanesa R. Del Rey, Ashly Lovett, Gil Ashby, C. F. Payne, John English, Montalvo Machado, and many more. Artists of all skill levels are encouraged to attend and participate by drawing along with us.
Are you itching to escape your four walls? Do you dream of unknown places, new faces, and a story that you can make your own? We've got just the ticket. Ditch the crowds and do away with stiff seats, bringing the thrill of immersive theatre to your own home. There's a tale waiting to be told, are you ready to be a part of it?
Step out of the world as you know it and into a thrilling story filled with twists, turns, and plenty of fun! Become an undercover spy for the night or work as a world-saving scientist battling a deadly virus. With the chance to slip into a new world of mystery and excitement, adventure awaits for all those ready for it.
The Metropolitan Opera - Nightly Opera StreamsVirtual
New York City, NY
Seize this unique opportunity to watch opera every night of the week! Each day, a different encore presentation from the company’s Live in HD series is being made available for free streaming on the Met website, with each performance available for a period of 23 hours, from 7:30 p.m. EDT until 6:30 p.m. the following day. The schedule will include outstanding complete performances from the past 14 years of cinema transmissions, starring all of opera’s greatest singers.