Top Things to Do This Weekend: June 19-21

A burlesque show, a museum party, Darius Rucker in concert, an art event and an all-day yoga fest

Edited by Nick Esquer June 17, 2015


The Ruby Revue Burlesque Show

Be charmed, delighted and wowed by the ladies of the Ruby Revue Burlesque Show as they bring their fun, sultry striptease showcase to town. The variety show features solo acts, group numbers and plenty of eye-catching moments including song, dance, magic tricks and various talents.

June 19. 8 p.m. $25–40. House of Blues Houston, 1204 Caroline St. 888-402-5837. houseofblues.com/houston


MFAH Mixed Media

Photo Courtesy of Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Featuring DJs Day and Sun and live music by Mishka, the MFAH’s Mixed Media bash focuses on Shadow Monsters, an interactive installation that lets guests can create their own shadow plays. Enjoy a tequila-infused Boogie Man cocktail and snap pics at the SmileBooth.

June 19. 8 p.m. $20. Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1000 Bissonnet. 713-639-7300. mfah.org/a/mixed-media


Darius Rucker

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The former frontman of '90s band Hootie & the Blowfish heads to Houston for a good ol’ country jamboree. After changing his sound from dentist’s-office rock to country with his 2008 album Learn to Live, Rucker has garnered an all-new following. Hear him strum along with opening acts Brett Eldredge, Brothers Osborne, Chase Bryant and Drake White.

June 20. 2:30 p.m. $22–44.50. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. 281-363-3300. woodlandscenter.org


Open Air ArtFest and Crafts Market

Photo Courtesy of Marriage Collective

Works from local and regional artists will be on display at this free, family-friendly event also featuring live painters creating new works in the gallery garden. Munch on bites from local food trucks and stick around as local crafters teach kid-focused workshops.

June 20 & 21. Free. The Mariago Collective, 1707 Waugh Dr. 832-997-6102. themariagocollective.com


First Annual International Day of Yoga

The first official international day of yoga hits Houston for an all-day stretch-a-thon in conjunction with the Consulate General of India, Houston. The free event features interactive yoga sessions, demonstrations by experts and a yoga fair. Bring your own mat, some stretchy pants and a clear mind.

June 21. 8 a.m. Free. George R. Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida de las Americas. iyogadayhouston.org


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