Nerd out at trivia
Geeks Who Drink host about a trillion trivia nights around town, so the least you can do is make one of them.
Throw some large axes at wooden targets
Houston Axe Throwing offers a limited number of hour-and-a-half ax-throwing sessions for $25 a person, including 30 minutes of lessons and practice and another hour of ax-throwing games. The best part? The more rugged you look, the better.
Catch a sunset light show on Rice Campus
Sitting pretty next to the Shepherd School of Music at Rice U, James Turrell’s "Twilight Epiphany" Skyspace rocks LED light sequences at sunrise and sunset (but who are we kidding, you’re going to the sunset showing). The trippy shows are 100% free, but you’ll have to make reservations first.