NYE Events and More Stuff to Do in Houston

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Are you looking for the best things to do in Houston this weekend? You’re in luck because we have a list of amazing things to do and places to go! We have created a weekend guide that everyone will enjoy!

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Black & White Electric Ball | NYE 2021

It’s definitely not too early to start planning for New Year’s Eve!! The Black & White Electric Ball is going to be a socially distant friendly night you will always remember!

  • 4 Hours of Complimentary Food + Drinks
  • 3 Rooms To Mix & Mingle
  • 2 Top Rated Texas DJs
  • 1 Electric Countdown!

Event Details
🗓 DEC 31 | 9PM–2AM
📍 JW Marriott Houston Downtown | 806 Main St, Houston, Texas, 77002


LATINA MARKET is back this Holiday season! LATINA MARKET is a celebration of Latinx culture.

Come together as they empower and support Latinx owned small businesses in our community.

Event Details
🗓 DEC 12 | 2PM–8PM
📍 Old Town Harrisburg | 6632 Harrisburg Blvd, Houston, Texas, 77011

Tamale "MARKET" 2020

The East End Houston tradition continues! They are celebrating the beginning of their 10th anniversary year and celebrate life and their traditions.

This year’s event will be “Market” style featuring great TAMALES, local eats, shopping, and excitement!

Event Details
🗓 DEC 12 | 12PM–6PM
📍 Gulf Coast Distillers |5610 Clinton Dr, Houston, Texas, 77020

Meet sweet sweet Maya!!

She is a 2 year old Shepherd/Collie mix who is full of energy and SO MUCH love! She is ready to find her forever family and to bring some cheer to this crazy year.

Check out the Houston Humane Society for more info and if you’re ready to adopt, we recommend for you to head on over and get to meet all the adoptable pets there!

Take a stroll through Houston’s MUST-SEE neighborhoods this holiday season!

Every year River Oaks residents transform their front yards into a winter wonderland filled with massive light displays and holiday decorations. Did we mention, it’s FREE!?

-Houston Team

Houston has the GRINCHIEST experience! Hou-ville is open NOW-DEC 23 and they have transformed Live Nation’s 40 Below, into a real-life Houston version of “Whoville” where kids and adults are transported to a life-size whimsical Holiday City!

The time has come to get Jingled Up!! The newest holiday pop up bar has come to Houston to bring you some holiday cheer this year. Get ready for an amazingly memorable holiday experience! Happening NOW-DEC13.

There are always things to do in Houston, you just have to know where to look! We have you covered from the best bars to parks, and also hidden gems. 

Check out some of our feature blogs for more!👇🏽

Stearman Santa
🗓 DEC 12 | 11AM–5PM
📍 Lonestar Flight Museum | 11551 Aerospace Ave, Houston, Texas, 77034

Cheap Skate Nights on The Ice
🗓 NOV 16-JAN 4 | 5PM–10PM
📍 Discovery Green | 1500 McKinney St, Houston, Texas, 77010

Heights Mercantile Holiday Market
🗓 DEC 12 | 10AM–5PM
📍 Heights Mercantile | 714 Yale St, Houston, Texas, 77007

Sips & Social (Distance) 21+
🗓 DEC 10 | 6:30PM–8:30PM
📍 Candy Shack | 5111 Washington Ave, Houston, Texas, 77007

Candlelight Holiday Market
🗓 DEC 11 | 4PM–8PM
📍 The Heritage Society | 1100 Bagby St, Houston, Texas, 77002

Edna Mancia

Edna Mancia

Edna is a City Manager for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in Houston City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Houston area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinHouston on Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube.