ThIS holiday weekend doesn't stop the hustle and bustle of the Bayou City. While some are snagging Black Friday deals; expos, plays, and festivals are still alive and well. This weekend, bring in the yuletide with Charles Dicken's A Christmas Carol at Alley Theatre or learn to make candles with Love & Make in Rice Village.
Below, find five things to do in Houston this weekend.
Autorama at the George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston is a city with a massive car culture and the residents are enamored with beautiful candy-painted slabs, lowriders, and more. This weekend, car fanatics can see the beauty of these automobiles at the 61st annual Houston Autorama. The expo will display some of Space City's finest hotrods, custom cars, and motorcycles.
George R. Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas. Thursday, November 25 - Sunday, November 28. General admission starts at $20. For more information, visit the website.
Charles Dicken's A Christmas Carol at Alley Theatre
Don't be a scrooge this year! Visit Alley Theatre this weekend to see the coveted theatre troupes lively interpretation of Charles Dicken's A Christmas Carol. The heartwarming Christmas story follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with the three ghostly spirits who visit him on Christmas Eve.
Alley Theatre, 615 Texas Avenue. Friday, November 26 through Sunday, November 28. Tickets start at $39. For more information, visit Alley Theatre.
Urban Harvest Farner's Market on Buffalo Speedway
Founded in 1994, Urban Harvest has cultivated a thriving community through gardening and access to healthy, local food, and this weekend is like no other. The organization will host a farmer's market, where vendors, can sell fresh produce harvested directly from their own soils.
Urban Harvest Farmers Market, 2752 Buffalo Speedway. Saturday, November 27. For more information, visit Urban Harvest.
Love & Make's Candle Making Workshop in Rice Village
Do you love the smell of sweet aromas? At Love & Make's candle-making workshop, you can learn how to custom design your very own soy-wax candles, with guided instruction by an experienced chandler.
Love & Make, 2516 Times Boulevard. Friday, November 26 through Sunday, November 28. Times may vary. Tickets are $45 per person. For more information, visit Love & Make.
Bilingual Yoga at Cullen Sculpture Garden
The Museum of Fine Arts program, MFAH on the Move, has curated a relaxing and invigorating experience with Bilingual Yoga at Cullen Sculpture Garden. Yuri Amor Perez's experienced instruction will make your body feel good, and the experience is set in the beautiful outdoor setting of Cullen Sculpture Garden.
Cullen Sculpture Garden, Montrose Boulevard at Bissonnet Street. Sunday, November 28 from 11:00 a.m. to noon. Free. For more information, visit, MFAH.