Never again will you have to utter the words, “there is nothing going on in Houston”! Each week, we will bring you five swanky (and hand-picked) events that are sure to keep your social life in check. From art shows to culinary festivals, speakeasies, concerts, live performances, and pop-up shops, there is always something to do and to get into in H-town! Check out the fun things to do in Houston this week:

Feges BBQ Kitchen Takeover At Wooster’s Garden (Sunday, January 28th)

Time for another popup at Wooster’s Garden and next up is the dynamic husband-wife team Patrick Feges and Erin Smith!  Yes Feges BBQ is taking over and expect some fantastic smoked dishes! Rumor has it that beef belly burnt ends and Bulgogi pork belly are on the menu.

Movie Night At Axelrad (Monday, January 29th)

Monday movie night is back at Axelrad!  So grab your friends or your boo, a few blankets and get ready to enjoy. The Beerstream Bar will have lots of beer and wine so be prepared for a MOTIVATING MONDAY from the team at Axelrad. The featured movie is Coming To America, and it starts at 7 pm.

Mardi Gras Mixers & Elixirs (Thursday, February 2nd)

Put on your fanciest masquerade mask, grab your beads and your peeps and head to HMNS for the best Mardi Gras party this side of the delta!  The evening will feature a live performance by First Class, a live DJ, dancing, cash bars and the city’s best food trucks. Masquerade masks are highly encouraged!

Mardi Gras Galveston (February 2nd-13th)

Celebrating its 107th year, Mardi Gras Galveston will be bigger and better than ever! There will be over 20 parades, live performances, tons of parties, masked galas, a 5K run, activities for the kiddos, and lots and lots of food! Party passes, balcony tickets and general admission tickets are available.

 Super Beef (Sunday, February 4th)

In Houston before we Super Bowl, we Super Beef! That’s right we keep things off with a BBQ celebration of epic proportions. The 4th Annual Super Beef Sunday, a master of BBQ from Central Texas will be joined by a couple of young guns from Houston. They’ll be doing what they do best – preparing and serving their finest smoked meats in the lone star state.

The Urban Swank Girls


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