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Modest Mouse

Bayou Music Center : 7:00 p.m. November 7

Nearly capsizing after 2007’s We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank baffled most of the latecomer fans who arrived with 2004’s unlikely Top 40 single “Float On,” idiosyncratic Washington State indie-rockers Modest Mouse have stayed on the road and out of the stores... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Music

Meat Puppets & Cass McCombs

Fitzgerald's : 8:00 p.m. November 7

Among the handful of American post-punk bands that helped shape a generation of alternative rock, Arizona’s Meat Puppets mingled hardcore punk, desert psychedelia and honky-tonk to arrive at a most unique formula. Kirkwood brothers Curt and Cris have been through hell and back since their... More >>

Heights Music

Legends Of Zydeco & The Next Generation

Northwest Mall : 11:00 a.m. November 8

Here’s something hardly anyone could see coming: an all-day zydeco festival in the parking lot of Northwest Mall, with a lineup studded with Grammy winners and other Creole-music superstars. That’s what we’ve got, though: an entire afternoon and evening packed with performers... More >>

Outer Loop - NW Music

Run the Jewels

Fitzgerald's : 8:00 p.m. November 8

As Run the Jewels, El-P and Killer Mike transcend regional styles, attitudes and hip-hop stereotypes to create some of the most uncompromising, noddable rap music in the marketplace today. The Brooklyn/Atlanta duo’s second full-length, the aptly titled Run the Jewels 2, swirls guests like... More >>

Heights Music

The Derailers

Westwind Club : 10:00 p.m. November 8

As dependably satisfying a live band as can be found anywhere, the Derailers never stop smiling while they deliver hard-rockin' honky-tonk country music to audiences eager to drink and dance in equal measure. Tweaking the Telecaster-driven twang of Bakersfield greats Buck Owens and Merle... More >>

Outer Loop - NW Music

Olivia Newton-John

Stafford Centre : 8:00 p.m. November 9

Hundreds of boyhood crushes will be satisfied Sunday night when Olivia Newton-John brings her “Summer Nights” show from the Flamingo Las Vegas to Fort Bend County. The picture of rosy-cheeked, soft-rock wholesomeness on early-’70s hits like “Have You Never Been... More >>

Outside Houston Music

Jello Biafra & the Guantanamo School Of Medicine

Continental Club : 9:00 p.m. November 9

For more than three decades, Jello Biafra has remained punk rock’s brassy-mouthed conscience willing to knock down the sacred cows of politics and rock and roll. First honing his diatribes in the Dead Kennedys, next dabbling in film and spoken word, and ultimately joining forces with the... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Music

“Right Here, Right Now: Houston”

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston : 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. every Sat. until November 30; 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. every Sun. until November 30; 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. every Tue., Wed., Fri. until November 30; 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. every Thu. until November 30

The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston celebrates Houston’s vibrant creative community with “Right Here, Right Now: Houston,” solo installations by local artists Debra Barrera, Nathaniel Donnett and Carrie Marie Schneider. Barrera’s Avalon explores movement, travel and... More >>

Montrose Museum Exhibits and Events, Arts

“Ground Zero 360: Never Forget”

Holocaust Museum Houston : 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. until January 11; 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Sat., Sun. until January 11

As the assassination of President John Kennedy was for a previous generation, the 9/11 attacks became a dividing line. There was life before the attacks; there was life after the attacks. And there was that one moment between the two when people first learned what was going on. It wasn’t... More >>

Third Ward Photography, Arts

“In Residence: Work by 2013 Resident Artists”

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft : 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. until November 9; 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Sat., Sun. until November 9

The eight women currently in residence at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft — Christina Carfora, Paris Jomadiao, Grace Zuniga, Lauren Salazar, Caitie Sellers, Delaney Smith, Kamila Szczesna and Demitra Thomloudis — exhibit their latest creations in the group show “In... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Arts

“Illustrations of War & Peace by Igor Karash”

Russian Cultural Center Our Texas : 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. until November 29; 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. every Sat. until November 29

See Leo Tolstoy’s most famous work from a new perspective at the “Illustrations of War & Peace by Igor Karash” exhibit. An award-winning artist, the Azerbaijan-born Karash created the illustrations for an upcoming reprint of the novel. Karash has worked with theater companies... More >>

Kirby-West U Visual Art, Arts

Boo on the Boardwalk

part of Halloween
Kemah Boardwalk : 12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. every Fri. until October 31

Things will get a bit more eerie in October around the Kemah Boardwalk as the annual Boo on the Boardwalk kicks into high haunted gear. Kemah will come to life with plenty of Halloween-themed fun, and visitors of all ages will be spooked to their heart’s content. The haunting good time... More >>

Clear Lake Haunted Houses, Halloween, Family Events

“Dracula Cemetery Exhibition”

National Museum of Funeral History : 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. every Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. until October 31

The “Dracula Cemetery Exhibition” at the National Museum of Funeral History doesn’t have any actual, authentic relics from Vlad “The Impaler” Tepes, the real-life 15th-century bloodthirsty royal who’s the inspiration for the infamous Dracula character of Bram... More >>

Outer Loop - NW Halloween

Nightmare on 1960

part of Halloween
Open Location : 7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. every Fri. until November 1; 7:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. every Sat. until November 1

If you want to scare yourself silly, head to Nightmare on 1960. The haunted house is focused on living up to everyone’s worst nightmare — whatever that nightmare may be. Hate clowns? Check. What about faceless, nameless creatures? Check. Chainsaws? Psycho killers? Chupacabras? Yep,... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Haunted Houses, Halloween

Nightmare on the Bayou

part of Halloween
Party Boy - Nightmare on the Bayou : 7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. every Thu., Fri., Sat., Sun. until November 1; 7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. daily until November 1

If you’ve ever wondered what causes all those traffic jams on I-10 and Studemont, look no further than Nightmare on the Bayou. It’s a ridiculously scary haunted house located right next to an old graveyard, and is known as Houston’s only actual haunted house. As in, this place... More >>

Heights Haunted Houses, Halloween, Family Events

The Jewish Book & Arts Fair

Jewish Community Center : Daily from November 1 until November 16

The Jewish Book & Arts Fair has more than just author readings on the schedule. There are lots of films, performances and talks in the lineup. Opening the fair is comedy writer Alan Zweibel (November 1). Zweibel worked behind the scenes with Billy Crystal to help create the Tony-winning 700... More >>

Outer Loop - SW Meet and Greets, Literary Events, Film - Festivals, Arts

Monsters’ Museum of Houston

part of Halloween
Children's Museum of Houston : 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. every Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat. until November 2; 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. every Sun. until November 2

Oh no! Monsters on the loose! For three weeks prior to Halloween, the Children’s Museum of Houston will be taken over by some prank-loving monsters, who will transform the place into their makeshift mega-lab. These naughty monsters will be turning the museum upside down, and it’s... More >>

Third Ward Halloween, Family Events, Children's Events

Marie Antoinette

Stages Repertory Theatre : 8:00 p.m. every Fri., Sat. until November 2; 3:00 p.m. every Sun. until November 2

We all know the story of Marie Antoinette: spoiled rich queen who got rather severely punished when the people of France got tired of all the partying. Several authors and directors (Sofia Coppola for one) have taken turns retelling her story and playwright David Adjmi is among them. Stages... More >>

River Oaks Theater, Arts

Dracula, The Original Vampire Play

University of Houston : 8:00 p.m. every Fri. until November 2; 2:30 p.m. every Sat. until November 2; 2:30 p.m. every Sun. until November 2

Calling Dracula, the Original Vampire Play “more of a mystery play than a horror play — though there are elements of each genre circling all the time,” Alley Theatre Artistic Director Gregory Boyd says it’s focused on its characters above all. “These characters are... More >>

Third Ward Theater, Performing Arts, Halloween, Arts

"The Next Giant Leap: Beyond Planet Earth"

Space Center Houston : 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. until January 18; 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. every Sat., Sun. until January 18

Space exploration is rooted in our desire to answer one question: What’s out there? Space Center Houston gives visitors a look at potential possibilities with the exhibit “The Next Giant Leap: Beyond Planet Earth.” There’s a primer on space exploration so far (which... More >>

Clear Lake Family Events

“Jorge Marín: Wings of the City”

Discovery Green Conservancy : 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. daily until February 8

Discovery Green adds a bit more excitement to the air when it becomes the temporary home to nine magnificent bronze sculptures by famed Mexican artist Jorge Marín. The exhibit, titled “Wings of the City,” brings not only the stunning statues — which are molded to... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Outdoors, Arts

40th Annual Texas Renaissance Festival

Texas Renaissance Festival : 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. every Sat., Sun. until November 30

Dust off your corset and start practicing your Elizabethan accent, because it’s time for the 40th Annual Texas Renaissance Festival. Texas Ren Fest, not only the nation’s largest Renaissance-themed fair but also the most awesome, is open every weekend (including some Fridays). The... More >>

Outside Houston Festivals, Arts

Paul Ramirez Band

Continental Club : 9:00 p.m. every Wed.; 9:00 p.m. November 12

Versatile Houston blues-rockers the Paul Ramirez Band's sets are mellow enough for a late-night lounge vibe, only pocked with heavier, Cream-like moments of pure jam and sometimes a cover of Pink Floyd's "Another Brick In the Wall, Part 2" that heads straight to the planetarium. Now working on... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Music

“Gandhi and Images of Nonviolence”

The Menil Collection : 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. every Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat., Sun. until February 15

Very few individuals can say that they’ve changed the world. Even fewer can say that they did it without firing a shot. Mahatma Gandhi, a proponent of nonviolence, did. “Experiments With the Truth: Gandhi and Images of Nonviolence,” now on exhibit at The Menil Collection, is... More >>

Montrose Visual Art, Photography, Arts

"CraftTexas 2014"

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft : 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat. until December 24; 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. every Sun. until December 24

Elizabeth Kozlowski, curator at Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, says the organization’s newest exhibit, “CraftTexas 2014,” reveals the depth and breadth of talent in the state of Texas. The eighth in a series of biennial juried exhibitions showcasing the best in... More >>

Downtown/ Midtown Visual Art, Craft Events, Arts
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