Friday 15 – Sunday 17
Music lovers, rejoice! Day for Night returns December 15–17 for a second year, with performances by Nine Inch Nails, Thom Yorke, Solange, Justin, St. Vincent, Tyler the Creator and more. Held at the former Main Post Office downtown, the festival is a current snapshot of popular music, as well as a showcase for trailblazers who continue to cross over from the fringes to become influencers. A limited number of passes are still available. For more information, visit www.dayfornight.io.
Friday December 15
If you jump at the opportunity to sport an Ugly Christmas Sweater, don’t miss Howl At the Moon’s Ugly Sweater Party. The most hideous, horrendous, fugliest sweaters give you a chance to win a prize. Just fill out the form here: https://hubs.howlatthemoon.com/ugly-sweater-party-2017?_ga=2.88540379.1362620066.1513360744-678856071.1513360744
And you’ll be entered to win an exclusive Happy Hour party with free admission and an complimentary food.
Saturday December 16
Skate with Santa $14 a ticket will have you skating to the Swan Lake of your dreams with the big man himself at Discovery Green. 5–9pm
Color queen and local blogger @Carriec will be at Neiman Marcus in the Galleria Saturday 11am–3pm selling her book and signing More Color, Please.
Sunday December 17
The Jewish CultureFest at Evelyn’s Park in Bellaire is from 2–6pm. It’s free and open to the public. You’ll spend the afternoon celebrating Jewish culture, with live music, local crafts and Judaica, specialty foods, art and mitzvah projects and a Summer Camp Fun Tent! For more information, visit www.erjcchouston.org/culturefest or call 713.595.8163.
Bayou Bend Christmas Village at Bayou Bend with Santa and his Reindeer. A winter wonderland featuring thousands of lights throughout the 14-acre estate. Get in the holiday spirit with carolers, a faux snowball play area, a handcrafted model train circling a 12-foot tree, games for all ages, an outdoor movie screen for Christmas cartoons and more. Reserve your tickets and check out pricing here: https://www.mfah.org/calendar/christmas-village-bayou-bend