June
houston pride parade
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June

Tuesday - Sunday
Jun 13-25
It’s your last chance to see the Cistern’s magical art and sound installation, “Rain: Magdalena Fernández.”
Sunday
Jun 18
Celebrate dad at this whole pig roast. Tickets ($25 or $30 at the door) get you pulled pork, three sides, dessert, and a drink wristband good for beer.
Sunday - Sunday
Jun 18-25
Downtown
Celebrate individuality and diversity at this weeklong rager, with the big event being Saturday's annual parade and citywide afterparty.
Friday - Friday
Jun 23-Aug 11
Ever go to the HMNS and be like, “This would be way cooler if I had a drink in my hand!” Mixers & Elixirs is your chance to check out history and enjoy some adult beverages.
Saturday
Jun 24
It’s a meating of the minds to celebrate Texas Monthly’s barbecue bible, “The 50 Best BBQ Joints in Texas.”
Sunday
Jun 25
Bone-in barbacoa, whole beast, and buffalo pig tails are just some of the eats at this all-you-can-eat Flesh & Bone brunch, put on by chef Richard Knight (formerly of Feast, Hunky-Dory), Southern Goods and the Houston Zombie Walk.
July
houston fireworks
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July

Saturday
Jul 1
... and enjoy some beers and music. The Local Brews, Local Grooves event brings together 20 local craft breweries, over 50 beers and rare releases, and 13 local bands.
Saturday
Jul 22
Downtown Galveston
The 3rd Annual Galveston Island Brewing Pub Crawl is the perfect reason to take a drive down to Galveston this season.
Friday - Sunday
Jul 28-Aug 6
Catch the intoxicating comedy Twelfth Night and historical play Richard III for FREE during the Houston Shakespeare Festival.
August
Miller Outdoor Theatre
Miller Outdoor Theatre

August

Tuesday - Monday
Aug 1-Sep 4
All over Houston
Pretty much the entire city gets in on Houston Restaurant Weeks (which benefits the Houston Food Bank). And you should, too.
Saturday
Aug 5
The Heights
White Linen Night takes over the Heights with pop-up markets, live music, local food and drink, and an all-night fiesta at nearby bars.
Tuesday - Wednesday
Aug 8-16
Chill on the hill for this summer’s movie lineup, which includes Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (August 8); Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (August 9); Singin’ in the Rain (August 15); and La La Land (August 16).
Saturday
Aug 12
Easily the coolest way to waterslide around, this neon, glow-in-the-dark waterslide event is making its way to H-town.
September
Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival
Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival

September

Friday - Sunday
Sep 1-3
Spend MDW on an island-style journey through beer at the BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival. Big events include the Brew-B-Que and BrewHaHa Grand Tasting.