Popovich Comedy Pet Theater, Cirque Italia’s Water Circus Top Picks For Family Fun

Russian Cultural Center “Our Texas” presents the Popovich Comedy Pet Theater.

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Pixar Putt

The open-air miniature golf experience features 18 fun and interactive holes inspired by the stories, characters, and icons from some of Pixar’s best-loved films, including “Toy Story,” “The Incredibles,” “Monsters, Inc.” ‘Finding Nemo’, ‘Coco’, ‘A Bug’s Life’, ‘Wall-E’ and ‘Inside Out’.

When: Until March 20th

True: Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney

Details: $26-$33; pixarputt.com

Florence and the brainstorm

Participants learn about brain health with “Florence,” the brainchild of UTHealth Stroke Institute. This life-size model shows how the brain generates brain power.

When: 10am – 6pm January 22

True: Children’s Museum Houston, 1500 Binz

Details: $10-$12; cmhouston.org

Popovich Comedy Animal Theater

Show features a cast of domestic cats, dogs, parrots and even geese and mice. All animals are rescued from shelters and trained by Gregory Popovich.

When: 13 and 16 hours January 22

True: MATCH, 3400 hands

Details: $40; ourtx.org

Impression Cool Brains! Gordon Korman

Inprint Houston is hosting a livestream event with the New York Times’ best-selling children’s author Gordon Korman. Gordon will give a presentation on his new novel “Operation Do-Over” and will answer video messages and questions from children.

When: 4 p.m. January 23

Details: free; inprinthouston.org

Movie night: ‘Ghostbusters’

La Calle Tacos in Bagby Park presents an open-air screening of the original Ghostbusters movie, starring Bill Murray, Dan Akroyd, Harold Ramis, Ernie Hudson and Sigourney Weaver.

When: 7-9pm January 23

True: 415 Gray

Details: free; facebook.com/events/328702382297424

Cheap skate nights

Skate around the rink for just $8 per person at the outdoor Green Mountain Energy Ice at Discovery Green.

When: 5-10 p.m. January 24

True: 1500 McKinney

Details: $8; discoverygreen.com

Family Storytime & Craft

Event features a story followed by a craft that accompanies the reading. All craft supplies are included as part of this free program.

When: 10 am 25 Jan

True: Levy Park, 3801 Eastside

Details: free; levyparkhouston.org


65th Annual Money Show in Houston

The event features 150 dealers displaying ancient coins, US and world paper currency, numismatic literature, educational exhibits, and children’s activities.

When: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Jan 21. and 9am – 5pm Jan 22

True: Lone Star Convention & Expo Center, 9055 Airport

Details: houstoncoinshow.org


Cirque Italia: Water Circus

The Cirque Italia brings its traveling Water Circus to Katy, with a 35,000 liter stage over which performers perform amazing acrobatics.

When: Until January 30th

True: Katy Mills Mall, 5000 Katy Mills Approx

Details: $10-$50; gold.cirqueitalia.com


Lunar New Year Celebration

Celebrate the Year of the Tiger at The Woodlands Children’s Museum with a special art project, games and performances from The Houston Lion Kings Dance Troupe.

When: 11 am, 12 pm and 1 pm January 22

True: 4775 W. Panther Creek, Suite 280

Details: $7; boskinderenmuseum.org

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