Your anniversary is a time to celebrate your romantic relationship. While it might be nice to have the afternoon or evening to yourselves, sometimes it just doesn’t work out that way. Whether you can’t find a babysitter or you want to get your kids involved in your outing, there are plenty of family date-night ideas to try. All you have to do is visit one of these romantic family-fun areas right here in Houston!
Miller Outdoor Theatre
This free outdoor theater has everything from classical music to dance to film and more. Pack a picnic and head to Hermann Park for an afternoon of entertainment. The outdoor theater is open from March to October. To find out more visit the Miller Outdoor Theater website.
Houston Arboretum and Nature Center
With 155 acres of nature surrounding you, you and your family can enjoy the sights of native plants and animals. The park, located on the western edge of Memorial Park, has five miles worth of trails to meander through. Once you’re done walking, take a peek in the Discovery Room filled with interactive exhibits and activities for everyone. Plus, your four-legged friends are welcome as well as long as they’re on leashes. For more information, and exhibit information, visit the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center website.
The Mad Potter
Let your creative side out by painting pottery. Choose from plates, mugs, pet bowls and more. All you have to do is paint your masterpiece and then pick it up a few days later for the final result. Visit the Mad Potter website for more information!
If you haven’t been to the Houston Zoo yet, it’s a perfect time. Not only is there an aquarium with exotic marine life, there’s a separate zoo just for children. In addition, at the Natural Encounters facility, you and your kids can get up close and personal with the animals. You can find more information on the Houston Zoo Website.
It’s easy to include your kids in your anniversary plans when you celebrate with a family date night.