If you are in Houston during the month of October, here are a few things you may want to enjoy - If you are reading this post and know of additional events, please post for everyone to enjoy.
King’s Oktoberfest in Pearland | Friday, October 2 to Sunday, October 4 Bavarian pig roast, pretzels, sausages and sauerkraut add to the ambience that includes a gladiator-style jousting competition. $10 general admission. VIP packages start at $40.
Texas Renaissance Festival
October 10th to November 29th
Korean Festival at Discovery Green | Saturday, October 17 | FREE –“Taste of Korea,” to showcase ancient folkloric traditions, present-day pop culture, food and martial arts demonstrations.
12th Annual Gulf Coast International Dragon Boat Regatta in Sugar Land | Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25 | FREE – You don’t need to be experienced in the ancient Chinese art of dragon boat racing to participate in this colorful regatta. Grab 20 people, a drummer and a steer person and work on synchronicity over strength for a chance at glory. Though for those who prefer to spectate, plenty of cultural performances and live music will keep you entertained.
Museum of Natural Science Mixer
The science-savvy party planners of the Museum of Natural Science celebrate the Halloween weekend with a costume-optional party for adults on Saturday, October 31, from 8 p.m. until midnight. Space Rockers perform 80s dance hits while J Gracie Chavez and DJ Dame Hype spin tunes while you party the night away. A cash bar and a caravan of food trucks fuel the fun.