Where's Waldo? Glass Truck Tour! Universal Kids – the TV Network that playfully celebrates kids’ everyday adventures – will stop by Houston for an interactive family-friendly tour on Saturday, July 13th in support of the new series, Where’s Waldo?, from DreamWorks Animation. The tour will travel to select U.S. cities through July 13th, leading up to the premiere of Where’s Waldo? on July 20th at 10 am ET/PT on Universal Kids. Families will have the opportunity to experience exclusive Where’s Waldo? content including: A sneak peek episode of Where’s Waldo?A Where’s Waldo? activity book A “Wandering Waldo” to explore and discover each city LOCATION ORGANIZER
Beach Explorations at GISP Hunt for coastal treasures with state park naturalists. Beach Exploration hikes begin at the Nature Center (found in the prairie of the park), with restrooms, air conditioning, and new exhibits. After a brief orientation, the group will caravan to the day use beach and regroup at the parking area to pass out equipment for exploration. Get a close-up look at the many critters and birds that inhabit the sand, surf, and seaweed. This Saturday tour includes hands-on seining, searching for ghost crabs and beachcombing under the guidance of Friends of Galveston Island State Park (FoGISP) volunteers.
Bay Explorations at GISP Become a Galveston Bay warrior and uncover life on and in the bay waters. Come join one of our weekly explorations of the connections between the mainland and our island paradise - Galveston Bay. Sandy beach access to the calm waters of this seafood nursery abound with life! Meet our naturalist guides at the newly renovated Nature Center at 10:00 am for a brief orientation before heading to the water's edge. We'll explore for about 75 minutes. What to bring: Park permit on windshield of vehicleClothes & shoes to get wet (optional)Water bottleBinoculars (for great wildlife viewing)Park map
Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum Family Day On the second Saturday of every month from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the Ocean Star celebrates Family Day. Each Family Day focuses on a different theme that relates to the oil and gas industry. The information is presented at a student’s level using activities or experiments. We encourage parents to bring their children aboard and experience family-learning and quality time at a reduced cost. Children 18 years of age and younger are admitted free with a paying chaperone. Please note: This special discount is designed for individual ticket sales and not meant to be combined with guided group
Yoga @ Levy Park Bayou Bliss Yoga presents a low-impact physical and spiritual fitness program which includes breath control, simple meditation, and bodily postures focused on improving physical flexibility, strength, and mental relaxation. This hour-long program is open to Yogis of all levels. Yoga mats and yoga blocks are provided by Levy Park for your convenience.
Second Saturday Settlers at Jesse H. Jones Park Each second Saturday has a historical focus. June is about Woodworking. Visit Redbud Hill Homestead and watch woodworkers use the froe, draw knife, lathe, and other tools to transform raw materials into useful items. Join staff and volunteers as they demonstrate the daily chores of early Texas settler life. In July you can learn about Pioneer Tools. Come watch as staff and volunteers demonstrate the use of many tools in the trades and crafts of early Texas settlers at Redbud Hill Homestead. August is all about homestead fun. Sample homemade ice cream and watermelon, play old-fashioned games,
Disney's Aladdin Discover a whole new world at Disney’s ALADDIN, the hit Broadway musical. From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of ALADDIN, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It’s an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite. Hailed by USA Today as “Pure Genie-Us,” ALADDIN features all your favorite songs from the film as well as new music written by Tony® and Academy Award® winner Alan Menken (Newsies) with lyrics penned by the legendary Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast), Tony Award winner Tim Rice (The Lion King, Aida), and book