September 2016 Events

September 1st – 18th

200-micA Night With Janis Joplin

Relive the music of Janis Joplin in the new Broadway musical at the Alley Theatre, located at 615 Texas Ave. Fueled by such unforgettable songs as Me and Bobby McGee and Piece of My Heart, along with a remarkable cast, A Night With Janis Joplin is a musical journey celebrating Joplin and her biggest musical influences. For show times and tickets, visit www.alleytheatre.org or call 713-220-5700.


September 8th, 7:25 – 9:25 pm

Modern Square Dancing

Hey Lollies Square Dance Club invites married couples to enjoy an evening of free square dancing at Memorial Drive Christian Church, located at 11750 Memorial Drive. Visit www.heylollies.org for more information.


September 13th – 25th

200-bldgIn the Heights

Theatre Under the Stars presents In the Heights at the Hobby Center, located at 800 Bagby Street.  Powered by the sounds of summer and the rhythm of the streets, In the Heights is a vibrant snapshot of three days in an eclectic Manhattan neighborhood as the residents face the changes and challenges of a world that is on the move. For show times and tickets, visit  www.tuts.com or call 713-558-TUTS (8887).


September 17th, 11 am

OATH Sporting Clays Tournament

This third annual event hosted by the American Shooting Centers, located at 16500 Westheimer Parkway, features live music by The Camille Sanders Band, barbecue, live and silent auctions and raffles. All proceeds benefit the Outdoor Association for Texas Heroes (OATH), whose mission is to provide a better quality of life for heroes through outdoor excursions focused on social reintegration and mental healing. To register and for more information, visit www.oathinc.org/clay3.


September 26th

200-mummyMummies of the World

The Houston Museum of Natural Science, located at 5555 Hermann Park Drive, invites visitors to come face to face with the largest exhibition of real mummies and related artifacts ever assembled. Mummies of the World tells the story of the mummies and mummification through state-of-the-art multimedia, hands-on interactive stations and cutting-edge, 3-D animation taking visitors on a 4,500 year journey to explore the mummies’ history and origins both through natural and intentional practices. For tickets, call 713-639-4629  or visit www.hmns.org.


September 28th, 11:30 am

No Bully Here Music Festival

Listen to music and help bring awareness to bullying at Miller Outdoor Theatre, located at 6000 Hermann Park Drive. No Bully Here is a program launched in Texas that provides anti- bully awareness in schools. The free festival is a culminating artistic celebration for students and schools that have taken part in the program. For more information, call 832-487-7102  or visit milleroutdoortheatre.com.