Tickets & Events in Stafford

"America's Test Kitchen LIVE!" – Up to 31% Off Live Show

"America's Test Kitchen"

Jones Hall

$45 $31

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The popular cooking show comes to life with science experiments, a chocolate taste test, and a Q&A with host Christopher Kimball

Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly & Patti LaBelle – Up to 37% Off

Maze featuring Frankie Beverly and Patti LaBelle

Toyota Center

$60 $38

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R & B legends with 30 hit singles, including “Can’t Get Over You,” play slow jams; soulful singer behind “Lady Marmalade” also performs

Lil Jon DJ Set feat. Butch Clancy – Up to 37% Off

Lil Jon DJ Set feat. Butch Clancy

Bayou Music Center

$47.99 $30

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Southern hip-hop star behind "Get Low" spins his signature brand of bass-heavy crunk alongside burgeoning Detroit DJ

Young Thug – Up to 53% Off Rap Concert

Young Thug

Warehouse Live

$75 $35

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The Atlanta rapper and Gucci Mane cohort treats fans to a night of uniquely styled hip-hop

Up to 50% Off Movie Outing at Studio Movie Grill

Studio Movie Grill

Multiple Locations

$10 $5

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A wide selection of new releases and cult classics is projected on towering screens as viewers watch from leather recliners and tables

CSz Houston – Up to 46% Off Improv Game Show

CSz Houston

ComedySportz Arena

$13 $7

Improvisers lead a game show for audience members

Lynyrd Skynyrd – Up to 50% Off Concert

Lynyrd Skynyrd

Sam Houston Race Park

$124 $62

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Southern-rock legends behind “Sweet Home Alabama” perform an evening of classic-rock hits

Oktoberfest Houston – Up to 45% Off

Oktoberfest Houston

Houston

$40 $22

This fall festival includes beer from Germany and local breweries, Oktoberfest activities, and music from German bands on two stages

Up to 65% Off at Houston Margarita Festival

Houston Margarita Festival

Discovery Green Park

$70 $25

Bands fill the park with music as guests sample margaritas in souvenir cups and food from vendors

Up to 37% Off Standup Comedy

Joke Joint Comedy Showcase

Joke Joint Comedy Showcase

$39.95 $25

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Local and touring comedians take the stage at a casual comedy club

Up to 71% Off Golf-Tour Membership

My Skins Game

On Location

$229 $109

Membership in golf tour allows registration in 20 weeks of events; round of golf with long-drive professional Brad Peterson helps hone skill

Half Off at 4th Annual Houston Caribbean RumFest

Houston Caribbean RumFest

Jones PLaza

$60 $30

Rums by J. Wray & Nephew and Captain Morgan compliment the festival's Caribbean food and live music

Red Grant – Up to 22% Off Standup

Red Grant

Warehouse Live

$22.50 $17.50

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Comic seen on Showtime and Comedy Central draws laughs with an affable style and original perspective

50% Off the 2014 Caribbean-American Heritage Month Festival

The Caribbean American Heritage Foundation of Texas

Jones Plaza, Downtown Houston

$30 $15

The festival features native music, dance performances, and authentic foods prepared in celebration of Caribbean culture

CyHi The Prynce – Up to 33% Off Concert

CyHi The Prynce

The Studio at Warehouse Live

$22.50 $15

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Kanye-backed lyricist who co-wrote most of Yeezus hits the road fresh off his hero-honoring mixtape, Black Hystori Project

Up to 50% Off Second Pearland International Festival

Pearland International Festival

Pearland's Independence Park

$20 $10

Mexican food and art is at the center of this international festival, as well as dancers from around the world

Repticon – Up to 50% Off

Repticon

Pasadena Convention Center and Fairgrounds

$30 $15

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Reptile, amphibian, and arachnid breeders and experts showcase creatures' behavior and biology through exhibits and demonstrations

Up to 38% Off at Houston Dinner Theater

Houston Dinner Theater

Huffman

$60 $39

Customers choose any show on the dinner theater's lineup, including a celebrity murder mystery and performances by a hypnotist or magician

Up to 44% Off at Conroe Cajun Catfish Festival

Conroe Cajun Catfish Festival

Conroe

$30 $18

A festival with country and rock bands, southern seafood, kid-friendly carnival attractions, and craft vendors keeps up a 25-year tradition

Up to 52% Off at the Texas Tequila and Margarita Festival

Texas Tequila and Margarita Festival

Moody Gardens

$30 $15

Flavored margaritas, traditional Mexican food; live blues, Latin, and rock music; sample tequilas and margaritas during tastings

Up to 39% Off Texas A&M Football Game and Memorabilia

Official Fan Package

Kyle Field

$387.50 $259

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Aggies return to the field expecting a promising season under the guidance of third-year head coach Kevin Sumlin

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Athletic & Performing Arts Center is a one-stop shop for kids' fun and athletics. It was born when two of Houston's long-running kids' gymnastics and dance programs joined forces. Now under one name, the instructors lead a variety gymnastics classes from Teeter Toddler classes intended for tots 16 months-35 months old, to an assortment of tumbling classes for kids over 6 in a range of skill levels. Available dance classes include styles such as ballet, jazz, tap, and hip-hop. They also host open-play sessions, in which kids can blow off steam after a long day at the lemonade stand.

Jerit Pogue, the owner of the newly unified APAC, says that he and his fellow trainers and teachers love seeing the glow of accomplishment on the kids they train, whether they just walked off stage or mastered a new trick in practice. "We have kids who cry everyday because they don't want to leave," he says.

Business Basics

Established: 2002
Handicap Accessible: No
Staff Size: 25–50
Parking: Parking lot
Reservations/Appointments: Required
Most popular offering: Gymnastics and dance classes
Pro Tip: Come prepared for kids to have fun and learn.

7746 Highway 6
Missouri City,
TX
US

Fred Astaire Dance Studio's retinue of step-savvy instructors transforms clunky feet into sashaying instruments through a quartet of private and group dance classes. During the 45-minute private lessons, students and their optional partners learn basic footwork while building the confidence necessary to take a spin on the dance floor or backflip into a corporate rival's cubicle. Covering the basics of Latin, ballroom, swing, and country-western dancing, individual lessons cater to a student’s specific needs before letting them loose during the 45-minute group classes. Accompanied by 8–30 other amateur rug cutters, these communal dance lessons bolster partnership, timing, and rhythm, and keep feet agile enough to maneuver the punch-bowl stampedes of modern dance floors.

2140 Lone Star Dr
Sugar Land,
TX
US

Greek immigrant Louis Santikos founded his first movie theater in San Antonio in 1911, when silent moving pictures of train robberies and slapstick comedy were an exciting novelty. Today, the thriving regional theater empire continues the family tradition of dazzling audiences with attractions such as IMAX sensory journeys.

Santikos's expansive theaters house up to 19 screens of first-run cinematic entertainment at some locations. Equipped with popcorn and sodas, moviegoers can nervously munch and sip their way through every pulse-pounding car chase, tragic missed connection, or gripping montage of drying paint. Screenings in 3-D of select films are brought to life by the gloriously immersive illuminations of Xpand 3-D projectors.

7301 Grand Parkway
Richmond,
TX
US

Since opening in 2003, The Tasting Room has morphed from a wine bar to a full-service restaurant with four locations—all while retaining its wine-bar charm and racking up numerous awards and accolades. Diners can select libations from a list that boasts more than 200 wines, pairing them with contemporary dishes whipped up by executive chef Jonathan LeBlanc. TTR offerings run the gamut from small plates of mini grilled sandwiches and classic bruschetta to entrees including creole-spiced quail and Jamaican jerk chicken breast, which diners can savor at windowside tables or on the plant-ensconced patio and garden area.

The eatery doesn't just sate hunger for eclectic classics and thirst for fermented grapes. It also hosts live music, meetings, and events such as 2011's Grapes vs. Grains, which pitted beer against wine in a liquid wrestling match. The owners have their hands in other culinary enterprises, too. There's the Houston Cellar Classic, for example, an annual celebration of food and wine. Also popular is MAX's Wine Dive, a destination for gourmet comfort food best defined by its slogan—"Fried chicken and champagne? ... Why the hell not?"

818 Town And Country Blvd
Houston,
TX
US

Jennifer Buergermeister is very flexible. She not only moves from job to job—she's an entrepreneur, independent filmmaker, spiritual healer, and app designer—but also from pose to pose while teaching yoga. She has created two yoga DVDs and has a third coming out in November. She's also the owner of Jennyoga, where she works with a deep bench of fellow yoga teachers, offering a variety of classes for all levels. These include Sunrise and Awakening, Hatha Flow, and Deep Relaxation and Restorative yoga classes.

The team at Jennyoga strives to make coming to the studio easy. They built a Jennyoga app for mobile devices that allows students to schedule classes on the fly. And they run an in-house store, where visitors can pick up any yoga gear they might need before heading into one of the studios. They even made a short film to inspire attendance, a sort of narrative commercial about the beneficial effects of yoga in our noisy, modern world where neighbors rev motorcycle engines and fire alarms scream in delight whenever you get home.

1824 Spring Street
Houston,
TX
US

It's a good idea to arrive early at Movie Tavern, and not only if you hate missing the opening credits. Early birds can peruse the extensive menu of chef-crafted American cuisine, from kobe beef sliders to pizza and sandwiches. But even after the show begins, the snacks keep coming. Unobtrusive servers slip in during the show to deliver orders, and can be called on for more drinks or dessert with the push of a button. Guests can even sip margaritas or signature cocktails at the full bar before heading in to the theater. The family-friendly establishment also serves finger food for kiddies.

As for the entertainment, audiences get to enjoy all-digital presentations of first-run films any day of the week, plus Retro Cinema every Wednesday morning at 11:30 a.m. as well as Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 7:30 p.m. Audiences also benefit from Movie Tavern's membership program. Anyone can sign up for free online to receive one free bag of popcorn, plus a free ticket every year on their birthday, special offers, movie news, and invites to screenings and other special events.

15719 North Fwy
Houston,
TX
US