Sponsored Events

What follows is a listing of upcoming events that The KD will be attending, sponsoring, or promoting in the months ahead. These are all wonderful events that offer lots of fun and great exposure.

Advertisers are invited to become part of The Kid’s Directory Team at the events that we will have a physical presence at. It’s a tremendous opportunity to interface with prospective customers and business networking. A sign up button will appear next to the event(s) in which advertisers are invited to participate at. For more information please give us a call at 713-663-7555.

Just Between Friends

Locations:
• The Woodlands/Conroe: 2733 Rayford Road, Spring, TX 77386
• North Houston: 7500 FM 2920, Spring, TX 77379

Dates:
• The Woodlands/Conroe: September 12-14
• North Houston: October 17-19

Huge savings event with $5 off your purchase! Shop gently-loved children’s clothing, books, maternity, toys, strollers and more! You can sell your items, too! Save $5 with coupon, no cash value, one coupon per person. $2 admission, but when you bring in The Kid’s Directory with the
ad!

For more information please visit www.jbfsale.com.

 

7 Acre Wood: Thrill at the Mill & Pumpkin Patch

Location:
4401 N Frazier Street, Conroe, TX 77303

Dates/Times:
• Pumpkin Patch – All October Long
• Thrill at the Mill – October 26 | 10am – 3pm

Cost: See Website

We’re located in Conroe Texas, near the Woodlands. Come play in a 7 1/2 acre old-fashioned Family Fun Park! Visit the petting zoo, mini golf course, pony rides, western play town, hayrides, huge playground, barrel car train, gigantic sandbox, face painting, rope slide, horseshoes, paintball, pumpkins & food! Healthy family fun that kids love!

For more information please visit www.7acrewood.org

 

Texas Renaissance Festival

Location:
21778 FM 1774, Todd Mission, TX 77363

Days/Times:
Saturday’s & Sunday’s & Thanksgiving Friday | October 5 – December 1

Cost:
See Website

The King and Queen welcome you to our fair village! Since 1974, there’s been a magical kingdom just at the edge of the Greater Houston area, where guests can step through the gates and enter an enchanted world filled with kind and queens, knights and nobles, fairies and elves, pirates and peasants, and other fanciful delights.

For more information please visit www.texrenfest.com.

Monster Jam

Location:
NRG Stadium | NRG Pkwy, Houston, TX 77054

Date:
October 19

Cost:
See Website

Monster Jam is adrenaline-charged family entertainment providing jaw-dropping displays and gravity-defying feats that promises to always leave fans entertained. Monster Jam events feature some of the most recognizable trucks in the world including Grave Digger, Max-D, El Toro Loco and many more. Our world-class drivers push these perfectly engineered Monster Jam trucks to their limits in Freestyle, “2-Wheel Skills” and Racing competitions that will put families on the edge of their seats and leave them craving more of this unexpected, unscripted and unforgettable event!

For more information please visit www.ticketmaster.com

Disney On Ice presents Dream Big

Location:
NRG Stadium | NRG Pkwy, Houston, TX 77054

Dates:
November 13 – November 17

Cost:
See Website

Believing is just the beginning for your favorite Disney heroes at Disney On Ice presents Dream Big! Miguel aspires to be a musician and journeys through the Land of the Dead to unlock his family’s history. Moana and Maui bravely restore the stolen heart of Te Fiti. Anna and Elsa save their kingdom while the Disney Princesses inspire with stories of strength, determination and kindness. Share every magical moment filled with breathtaking ice skating and beloved songs and stories the give you a reason to believe!

For more information please visit www.disneyonice.com.

Nutcracker Market

Location:
NRG Center | NRG Pkwy, Houston, TX 77054

Dates:
November 14 – November 17

Cost:
See Website

Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market has become the signature holiday fundraising shopping event in Texas that kicks off the holiday season! It is a one-stop giant pop-up shop featuring over 280 merchants, offering unique items for everyone, including home décor, gifts, food, apparel, toys, accessories and more. It is the best way to shop and give back during the holidays, as proceeds from each admission and special event ticket that is purchased, plus 11% of all the merchandise you buy, goes back to Houston Ballet Foundation.

For more information please visit www.houstonballet.org.

Katy YMCA Turkey Dash

Location/Cost:
See website

Date:
November 28

Join us as we celebrate the 17th annual Katy Area YMCA Turkey Dash on Thanksgiving Day. Whether you’re a veteran runner or participating in your first race, we have an event for you, including a 10K, 5K 1 Mile Kids Race and 1 Mile Walk/Run. We also have the best post-race party packed with food, giveaways, a photo booth and a kids fun zone. If you love to dress up for races, we encourage you to do so! Enter solo or as a group in our 4th annual costume contest with prizes awarded to the “Best Thanksgiving Theme” and “Most Unique Costume”.

For more information please visit www.ymcahouston.org/turkey-dash.

Crayola Experience

Location:
The Shops at Willow Bend | 6121 W. Park Blvd., Suite A100, Plano, TX 75093

Dates/Times/Cost:
see website

Discover the magic of color at Crayola Experience, Crayola’s premier, one-of-a-kind family attraction! Dozens of hands-on, creative activities and a full day of fun awaits families in Plano, Texas at The Shops at Willow Bend. Bigger, brighter and bolder than ever, the colorful adventures of Crayola Experience help kids and adults alike explore art and technology, express their creativity and experience color in a whole new way. Plan your visit today and get ready to make colorful family memories that will last a lifetime!

For more information please visit www.crayolaexperience.com

Improv: Family Comedy & Magic Show

Location: 
7620 Katy Freeway Space 455 Houston, TX 77024

Dates/Times: 
Check website for performance dates

Cost: 
See website

The Improv provides first class magic & comedy entertainment guaranteed to deliver enthusiasm & great fun for the entire family! Join us every other Saturday afternoon as magical entertainers Ted Schwank & Carter Blackburn take you on a high-energy adventure of live magic, illusions & comedy!

For more information please visit www.improvhouston.com.

Improv: Live Stand-Up Comedy (Adults Only)

Location:
7620 Katy Freeway Space 455 Houston, TX 77024

Dates/Times:
Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday or Sunday after 8 PM.

Cost:
See website

The Houston Improv offers an intimate dinner theater-style venue for some of the world’s most popular entertainers and corporate entities. Centrally located inside the Marq*e Entertainment Center on Katy Freeway, this 10,000 square foot venue features our legendary stage, state of the art audio/visual capability, full bar/kitchen staff, dance floor, and in-house audio engineer.

18+ allowed only with a guardian 21+. Special engagements excluded. Must exchange for tickets at box office.

For more information please visit www.improvhouston.com.

Miller Outdoor Theatre

Location:
6000 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030

Dates/Times:
see website

Cost:
ALWAYS FREE!

Miller Outdoor Theatre offers the most diverse season of professional entertainment of any Houston performance venue, and it’s all FREE! Classical music, jazz, world music and dance, ballet, Shakespeare, musical theatre, classic films, and much, much more are included in this year’s outstanding line-up. Relax in the covered seating area of enjoy a pre-performance picnic on the hillside. All performances at Miller are family-friendly!

For more information please visit www.milleroutdoortheatre.com

Schlitterbahn Waterpark

Locations:
Galveston, South Padre, New Braunfels

Dates/Times/Cost:
See website

Enjoy more than 35 thrilling water adventures that provide a variety of entertainment for everyone!

Float in tubes through our Transportainment River System that combines three unique rivers into one endless float. Experience the thrills of our speed slides, tube slides and the Boogie Bahn surf ride. Splash and play in areas especially for smaller children. Relax in a heated pool or at a swim-up refreshment bar. There is truly something for guests of all ages!

For more information please visit www.schlitterbahn.com.