Things to do in Houston on Friday

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It’s Friday, we ain’t got no jobs, we ain’t got sh… Actually, we’ve got plenty to do! It’s Friday in the 4th largest city in the United States! You’ve probably already got plans, but if you’re sick of doing the same thing week after week, check out these cool things to do in Houston on Friday. Step out of your comfort zone and check out these awesome things that are happening all over Houston!

La Sopa

Art. Beats. Battlestar. Wait... Check out this dope recurring event on the third Friday of each month. Live music from local musicians, art from loads of local artists, drink specials ...

The Secret Group

The Secret Group in EaDo is one of the best spots in town to catch live music and comedy on the reg. It's a pretty cool space with loads of ...

National Museum of Funeral History

Ever wonder what it's like to be dead? THEY HAVE A POPEMOBILE! Well, it's called a "saintmobile" now. The National Museum of Funeral History is on the North side of ...

Christians Tailgate

With 5 Houston area locations, Christian's Tailgate is a great sports bar with even better weekly specials. Steak nights, $1 mimosas, KARAOKE, and much more! Come in to check out ...

Insomnia Gallery

The Insomnia Gallery is a dope little art gallery in the Historic East End neighborhood. They're open from 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM regularly, but they' typically have an event ...

Rudyards British Pub

Rudyards is a great bar in Montrose! Rudz has been a staple in Houston for years. They've got just about anything you could be looking for. Karaoke, Open Mic comedy, ...

Houston Happy Hour – Uchi

Uchi is one of the best places I've ever eaten at. The food, the staff, the general vibe it's all incredible. That being said, a meal here can set you ...

Cool Bus Houston

The Cool Bus Houston is just that. It is cool af. I like most of you spent my childhood trying to not ride the bus, but I assure you, this ...

Goodykoontz Museum of Girl Scout History

Disappointing as it is to find out that this isn't a museum dedicated to the delicious cookies young girls across America have been peddling for years. This is still a ...

JR’s Houston

Jr's Houston has been voted "Houston's best gay bar" for nearly three decades. Once you visit, it's easy to tell why. The impressive indoor space boasts three separate bars, pool, ...

Buffalo Soldiers National Museum

The Buffalo Soldiers National Museum is one of the coolest things to do in Houston. It is incredible that a place with such unique history chose Houston as it's home. ...

Axelrad Beer Garden

Axelrad is one of the coolest spaces in Houston! Their indoor space isn't huge but they've an impressive dog-friendly outdoor area where they host a number of events from live ...

Town in City Brewing

If you're looking for craft beer in the Heights, stop by Town in City and get a taste of the oldest brewery in the Houston Heights! If you're really into ...

Cedar Creek Houston

Cedar Creek is an awesome bar/restaurant in the Heights with great food and drinks! They've got loads of events each week, so if you're looking for things to do in ...

Maple Leaf Pub

It's hard to hate Canadians and hockey. Unless you hate syrup and hockey, I guess... At any rate, The Maple Leaf Pub is an awesome spot to go if you're ...

Canino’s Market

Canino's Market is likely the oldest farmers market in Houston. It's been running since 1958. What began as a 3800 SQFT market 60 years ago has transformed into an outdoor ...

Darwin’s Pub

Darwin's is an awesome spot on Waugh just south of Washington ave. They've got happy hour 6 days per week and they have special events happening 7 days a week! ...

The Gorgeous Gael

The Gorgeous Gael is an awesome spot in Rice Village. They opened their doors in 2014 in the former Brian O'Neill's they've come a long way in the last four years. ...

Houston Helicopter Tours

Houston. Helicopter. Tours. That's right. Leave the bike tours, segway tours, and stupid double decker bus tours to the amateurs. You're ready to get high and see all Houston has ...

Guava Lamp

Up-beat gay bar welcoming to all with karaoke, pool, dance floor, live music, trivia, steak night, drag shows, and more. Guava is a great spot located in Montrose on Waugh. ...

Station Museum of Contemporary Art

The Station Museum of Contemporary Art is a great space in Midtown Houston across the street from Axelrad. Station Museum emphasizes fine arts that reflect the cultural diversity of Houston. ...

Glitter Karaoke

Singing, games, FOOD and drink specials are all part of what makes Glitter Karaoke one of the best places to sing in Houston. Glitter is a karaoke bar so expect ...

Lucky Land Houston

Terracotta Army, panda village, KUNG FU STATUES! Lucky Land Houston is a 2 acre sprawl showcasing Asian culture and history. In addition to the several displays that they have on ...

Last Concert Cafe

Last Concert Cafe is a Mexican restaurant in Houston with live music four nights a week (Wednesday - Saturday), Sunday jam circles that anyone can participate in, and Monday karaoke. ...

YES KTV – The Karaoke Bar

Houston's only BYOB karaoke bar! This place is sweet! YES KTV is a traditional karaoke spot where you rent private rooms. They've got rooms small enough for you and a ...

Avant Garden

Live music, poetry, dancing, great drinks, are just some of the things you can find at Avant Garden on any given night of the week. Avant Garden is one of ...

PJ’s Sports Bar

A fantastic example of Houston's lack of zoning laws, PJ's resides in a sweet old house on West Gray. A laid back sports bar that makes you feel like you're ...

Aurora Picture Show

The Aurora Picture Show is a rad little place in the Rice/Kirby area. It's a non-profit that is dedicated to "expanding the cinematic experience and promoting the understanding and appreciation ...