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Top Houston events this weekend
1. Celebrate Black History Month
Exhibits, art crawls, performances, educational discussions, and more: here’s where to celebrate Black History Month in Houston this February. This Saturday, February 10, KTSU 90.9 FM is hosting a special celebration at the Plaza at Avenida Houston with musical performances, readings, and the BLCK Market outdoor bazaar from 2 – 6 pm.
2. Houston’s Only Outdoor Roller Rink opens at Discovery Green
Skate under the stars this spring at Discovery Green’s groovy outdoor roller rink. Open from Friday, February 9, until March 31, the roller rink will host daily themed nights for Houston bladers!.
Where to eat this weekend
3. Brunch, brunch, brunch
Breakfast might be considered the most important meal of the day, but brunch is the most important meal of the weekend. Whether you’re interested more in mid-morning champagne or a pile-high plate of huevos rancheros, here’s where to get the best brunch in Houston.
4. Crawfish season is just starting
February marks the beginning of crawfish season in Bayou City. Get your hands dirty on the best crawfish in Houston with all the cajun-seasoned fixings you desire.
5. Romantic restaurants
Don’t wait until the week of to make your reservations at Houston’s most Valentine-worthy restaurants. From revered sushi institutions, to swank New York-inspired restaurants, here’s where to set the mood for Valentine’s season in Houston.
Bars, cocktail spots, other local watering holes
The team from Gap Concepts, creators of the delightfully pink XOXO Dining Room in Dallas, known for its cupcake ferris wheels, champagne buttons, and effervescent beverages, has launched their newest venture in Houston. As of today, you can indulge in a rosy haven of cocktails and cupcakes at PostScript HTX, located at Arrive River Oaks.
7. Enjoy pool, pinball, and dancing at Lightnin’ Good Times
Following the shuttering of East Downtown hangout Miss Carousel, Houston’s Agricole Hospitality was quick to fill the space with an electric new hotspot. Lightnin’ Good Times is a moody new dive complete with pool, pinball machines, live music, and ice cold drinks.
8. The Canary
The Canary is a colorful new hotspot to Houston’s cocktail scene. Housed in a brilliant yellow abode in Oak Forest, this patio bar and kitchen not only boasts an impressive selection of house cocktails but also provides your favorite beer, wine, and seltzers. In the midst of summer, take advantage of their on-site pool for a refreshing dip!
Just Beyond the Weekend
9. Conservatory Galleria
The creators of Bravery Chef Hall and The Conservatory are set to unveil Conservatory Galleria, a fresh three-story food hall in Houston on February 19 within the former Roxy Nightclub. The new Houston food hall will feature 11 food vendors, two bar concepts, and a lush, naturally lit atmosphere.
10. Chicken N Pickle
Now in its soft opening phase, Chicken N Pickle sports bar, restaurant, pickleball entertainment venue will host its official grand opening in Houston on Tuesday, February 20. The 70,000-square-foot venue will feature 6 indoor and outdoor pickleball courts, lawn games, beer garden, and all-you-can-eat Sunday brunch buffet.
Secret Houston pick
11. Let your inner child run free with these Nostalgic Houston Experiences
Explore the enchantment, delight, and carefree exuberance reminiscent of our youth. Whether it’s cocktail-infused mini-golf, barcades, treetop escapades, or other activities, here are ten Houston experiences that allow you to unleash your inner child!
For more inspiration this month, read our list of 45 fabulous things to do this February in Houston.