Summer Camp, Adult-Style: Week Four

Happy 1st of July! With the shortened workweek, there’s even more time to enjoy everything Houston has to offer, and with the absence of triple-digit temps in the forecast, venturing outside will seem downright pleasant. Bitters, Brews and Beyond: Houston History in a Bottle: Tuesday, July 2 Heritage Society Beginning this Tuesday, hearken back to the days before everything came in paper and plastic with The Heritage Society. The exhibition is a collection of historical glass artifacts, many of which were excavated from downtown during building projects. Bitters, Brews and Beyond runs through October 26 and is free to the public. Houston Symphony’s Star-Spangled Salute: Wednesday, July 3 The Woodlands Get a jump on local 4th of July festivities with the 23rd annual Star-Spangled salute at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. American Idol finalists Will Makar and Lakisha Jones will put a modern spin on classics performed by the Houston Symphony, including the 1812 Overture (complete with booming cannons atop the hill). Freedom Over Texas: Thursday, July 4


The City of Houston has created a one-stop shop for everything associated with Independence Day at their official 4th of July celebration. Entertainers Sheryl Crow and Martina McBride headline the show, but with a Kids Zone, Family Fitness Challenge with the Houston Dynamo and exhibits from the Museum of Military History and Museum of Printing History, Freedom Over Texas has something for everyone. Bayou Bikers at Market Square: Sunday, July 7

Bayou Bikers

The first Sunday of every month, Bayou Bikers meet at Market Square for 25 to 40 mile bike rides to explore the bayous of Houston. These rides are open to all, but mountain bikes or bikes with fat tires are necessary. These informal meet-ups are ideal to begin familiarizing yourself with one of Houston’s oft-overlooked natural resources.

    2 Responses to “Summer Camp, Adult-Style: Week Four”

    1. The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion says:

      Thanks so much for including us in your post!

    2. admin says:

      Any time! We love The Pavilion – it’s such a great venue.

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