There’s a lot to do in and around Houston this winter. Besides the holiday festivals, concerts, and exhibitions and events, plenty of additional family activities are happening around town. Here are just a few.
Galveston Restaurant Week
When: Jan. 7-22
Galveston is known as one of the best Summer getaway spots, but it is also a perfect place to celebrate the Winter! Begin your New Year with new tastes during Galveston Island’s Restaurant Week. During the two-week food fest, you can sample a variety of delicious prix fixe menus at the island’s best restaurants. From newcomer Number 13 to old favorites like Shearn’s and the Hotel Galvez, you and your loved ones will enjoy spectacular meals. With prices ranging from $10 to $40 per person depending on the menu, this is a festival for all budgets!. galvestonrestaurantweek.com
Ice at Discovery Green
When: Nov. 22-Feb. 12
Break out your ice skates and get outside this winter at Discovery Green. With a 7,716-square-foot outdoor ice rink, you can skate with a great view of the downtown skyline. Throughout the season, there will be a variety of concerts, movies, and lots of family-friendly programming.
Snow Day in the Hill Country
When: Jan. 14 11am – 2pm
Take a trip out to the beautiful hill country near Austin to enjoy fun in the snow for the whole family! The Hill Country Science Mill is committed to helping kids learn and explore the world around them with fun activities. Your kids are sure to love the snow – and you will love watching them learn. Exploring the natural world becomes an exciting adventure at the Hill Country Science Mill.
Cost Under 3 free; 3-18 $8.50; Adults $10.00; Seniors (65+) and Military $8.00
No matter what you plan on doing to celebrate the Winter season, be sure to include Houston family fun in your schedule! What winter fun activities does your family enjoy the most?