Nightlife in Tomball

$12 for a Drive-in Double Feature with Popcorn and Soda for Two at The Showboat Drive-in (Up to $19 Value)

The Showboat Drive-in

Northwest Harris

$19 $12

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Cars pull up to one of two jumbo screens for a double feature, tuning in to sound through their FM radios

Jazz Concert with Dinner and Champagne in an Intimate Cafe

Intimate Jazz Concert

Crossroads Tea Room

$65 $65

Acclaimed saxophonist Woody Witt and his quartet put on a private jazz performance that includes herb-crusted beef tenderloin and champagne

$6 for One Movie Ticket at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema (Up to a $9.50 Value)

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Multiple Locations

$9.50 $6

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Watch first-run blockbusters and classics free from distractions such as texting as servers bring food and drinks directly to your seat

90-Minute Wine-Education Class for 2, 4, or 6, or a Private Class for 10 at The Cellar Door (Up to 67% Off)

The Cellar Door

Houston

$100 $50

90-minute class introduces participants to wine-tasting methods and the subtle nuances of flavor in varietals like pinot noir and chardonnay

$64 for a Craps Gambling Seminar at Roll-to-Win ($129 Value)

Roll-to-Win

Crossing At Fry Road

$129 $64

Pay heed to a teacher who claims to have discovered a time-tested method for winning at craps

Standup Comedy at Joke Joint Comedy Showcase (Up to 37% Off)

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

ComedySportz Match! at Holiday Inn Houston-West Energy Corridor on September 5–October 4 (Up to 47% Off)

ComedySportz Match!

Holiday Inn Houston-West Energy Corridor

$19 $10

Comedians add a dash of competitiveness to short-form improv shows, with teams vying for the most audience laughs

Jimmy Cliff at House of Blues Houston on October 5 at 8:30 p.m. (Up to 50% Off)

Jimmy Cliff

House of Blues Houston

$34.75 $17.50

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Grammy-winning reggae icon shares the stories behind hits such as "The Harder They Come" in an intimate showcase

One, Two, or Four Groupons, Each Good for One Movie Outing with Ticket at Studio Movie Grill (Up to 50% Off)

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

Phillip Phillips Concert for Two at Arena Theatre on Saturday, September 27, at 9 p.m. (Up to 51% Off)

Phillip Phillips

Arena Theatre

$122.50 $60

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The 11th-season winner of American Idol brings his raspy voice to rock-country hits such as "Home"

The Fashion Opera Presents "Fashion Arena" for Two at The Gardens Houston on October 19 at 2 p.m. (54% Off)

The Fashion Opera: "Fashion Arena"

The Gardens Houston

$54.50 $25

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Event showcases the work of established designers, including the latest collection from The Fashion Opera Founder Antonio Wingfield

Nick Carter & Jordan Knight at House of Blues Houston on Friday, November 7, at 8 p.m. (Up to 42% Off)

Nick Carter & Jordan Knight

House of Blues Houston

$51.41 $30

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Members of New Kids on the Block and the Backstreet Boys debut a new collaborative album on a tour full of harmonies and choreography

"Damaged Divas of the Decades 2" at The Music Box Theater, September 13–October 24 (Up to 50% Off)

"Damaged Divas of the Decades 2"

The Music Box Theater

$58.46 $29

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Popular cabaret-style revue returns to poke fun at pop culture and eccentric stars with a mix of sketch comedy and hit tunes

Hookah for Two or Four at Kaif Hookah Lounge (Up to 52% Off)

Kaif Hookah Lounge

Woodlake - Briar Meadow

$22 $11

Up to four friends relax with chips, sodas, and hookahs available in a variety of flavors

One or Two Speed Dating Events from It's Date Time (Up to 54% Off)

It's Date Time

On Location

$35 $17

Meet potential dates in 6-minute intervals in a low-pressure environment

One or Two Admissions to Singles Mixers, Tennis Events, or Speed Dating from EightFriendsOut (Half Off)

EightFriendsOut

On Location

$40 $20

Rotating speed dates over light appetizers introduce singles to fun, attractive new people

_The Whodunnit Dessert_ Murder-Mystery Show for Two or Four from Murder by Chocolate (41% Off)

Murder by Chocolate

Webster

$76 $45

Guests find clues and solve puzzles to solve a mystery; includes a dessert buffet and non-alcoholic drinks

$11 for $20 Worth of Pub Food at The Phoenix on Westheimer

The Phoenix on Westheimer

Neartown/ Montrose

$20 $11

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Fish and chips, bangers and mash, and veggie shepherd's pie in a pub bustling with events such as a St. Patty's Day parking-lot party

Vineyard Tour for Two, Four, or Six with Credit for the Deli at Haak Vineyards & Winery (50% Off)

Haak Vineyards & Winery

Santa Fe Trails

$40 $20

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Thousands of vines cover 3 acres at Galveston County's only winery, where award-winning libations nestle in cellar's oak barrels

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Santikos Silverado 19 IMAX has kept up with the latest advancements while still preserving the pleasures of the movie-going experience, though the establishment is still fine-tuning an electro-magnetic pulse that will disable phones from texting. Each theater features curved screens and digital projection and sound, ensuring a crisp, clear image with no more blinking black dots in the corner or irrational fears that the film will jam and release its CGI monsters into the real world. The only thing you will need to worry about is achieving perfectly timed restroom trips. Before, during, or after the flick, take advantage of the impressive concession area, replete with classic theater fare as well as more elegant options such as coffee, gelato, and restaurant-prepared complete meals, then burn off some calories by bustling your thumbs in the game room.

24720 Tomball Pkwy.
Tomball,
TX
US

From above, the cluster of red umbrellas on GenuWine Tasting Room?s patio looks like grapes, an homage to the cabernets that flow from the selectively curated bottles inside. A wealth of specialty and boutique wines await the curious, and the store's racks of bottles display vintages both accessible and challengingly unique. A weekly tasting helps to introduce patrons to the shop?s wares, delivering a palatable tour through varietals ranging from sparkling proseccos to pinots smoother than a dolphin?s saxophone solos. The sounds of live music, aquatic or otherwise, draw passersby through the tasting room's doors on many nights, filling ears with sounds as sweet as the elixirs the venue uncorks. Sippers hankering for solid nourishment peruse a menu flush with salads, pizzas, and flights of aged cheese. Before they leave, patrons can stop into the boutique, where wine-themed T-shirts and aprons entreat visitors to flaunt their passion for fermentation.

6503 FM 1488
Magnolia,
TX
US

Arthur Murray has been a leading name in franchise dance since 1912, when the entrepreneur began selling mail-order dance lessons. Expanding his reach, he enlisted teachers to spread his signature dance lessons on first-class steamships and skyrocketed to fame in the '30s after introducing the public to such dances as the Lambeth Walk and the Big Apple. By the 1950s, Arthur and his wife, Kathryn, were hosting their own highly popular TV show on ABC, the Arthur Murray Dance Party, which ran for 12 years. Today, Arthur Murray's team prepares students for rug cutting at special events and weekend nightclub jaunts. Clients who arrive to lessons partnerless will be paired up with other classmates as the instructors assess their current skill level and make recommendations on the most appropriate program. Throughout lessons, instructors teach the foundations of two to four dances from a long list of styles that range from Latin to country-western, helping students to learn basic step patterns, timing, and the ability to lead or follow.

19075 Interstate 45 S
Shenandoah,
TX
US

Baker St.'s Oklahoma City menu offers pub classics along with tacos, sliders, and generously portioned sandwiches. Start with an order of the tripper dipper ($7.99), a medley of fresh salsa, creamy queso, and savory spinach-and-artichoke dip served with tortilla chips. Then filch a hearty helping of shepherd's pie ($8.99), a delicacy of seasoned ground sirloin, cheddar, whipped potatoes, and tomato mixed together and served with green beans and potatoes. From tender, crisped fish and chips ($7.99–$9.99) to a buffalo-chicken sandwich ($7.99) and southern-style mini-chicken sandwiches ($7.99), the menu's flavorful items bode well with a liquid companion. An impressive beer selection and a full bar shine during daily drink specials and happy hour, but they also provide an equally enjoyable sudsy-nectar blast to taste receptors at any time.

25 Waterway Ave
The Woodlands,
TX
US

The Rumfolo family's blood seems to have mixed with oil somewhere in the past. It probably happened in the 1950s, when Walter Rumfolo founded the first incarnation of The Showboat Drive-in—a restaurant where his children worked throughout their teenage years. His children must have carried it with them, because today his grandchildren, Johnny and Chris, operate a drive-in movie theater by the same name. They've preserved the original venue's neighborly vibe and kept the family’s blood intertwined with car engines by employing Johnny's sons to sell tickets and run the projector. Today, the small-town ambiance has a much larger area to cover, and each of the theater's two jumbo screens steps up to the task by accommodating 400 cars full of spectators.

Guests park at dusk for a night at the movies—a full night, with double features painting the sky silver for hours. Audiences access the films' sound through their FM radios so that they don’t have to swipe a copy of the script and have their children read the parts. Together, families and dates can sit on lawn chairs, blankets, or inside the car as they lose themselves in the plot and munch concessions that range from burgers to candy and popcorn. The staff caters to viewers at any point during the films or intermission, providing a playground for restless youngsters and jumping cars if their batteries fizzle.

22422 Fm 2920 Rd.
Hockley,
TX
US

Upon their arrival, visitors to Crescent Moon Wine Bar and Restaurant will be faced with a difficult decision?they'll have to decide on a wine. The extensive list spans more than 300 selections available by the glass or bottle. Then they'll have to select something to nibble on, perhaps the beef short ribs slow cooked in a Shiner Bock gravy or the filet-and-shrimp surf 'n' turf accompanied garlic truffled mashed potatoes.

And the whole time, they'll be distracted by their impressive surroundings, including stone-arches soaring high above them, stone walls, and a stage where live bands play nearly every day of the week. In front of this stage is an open space, and they'll have to decide if they want to dance here alongside the couples or organize a game of Freeze Tag.

440 Rayford Rd
Spring,
TX
US