A unique outdoor festival, which brings all things dog-centric to one place in Downtown Houston. This year’s event will include over 50 dog industry vendors and artists, a costume contest, the world's largest dog piñata, an area for four four-legged friends to play in, music and much more!
Enjoy an evening of headlocks and hi-jinks with the wackiest wrestlers that you've ever seen. Described as being like the WWE but intentionally funny—and named “Best Comedy Show” by the Houston Press—Doomsday Wrestling has been entertaining Houston with its unique brand of over the top “comedy wrestling” since 2003. And now the best little wrasslin’ show in Texas is set to bodyslam Market Square Park into submission! Come early for music, lawn games and cold beers. Main event begins at 8 pm.
Forget about trekking to the theater for your movie fix and head to Market Square Park for a free outdoor screening of Dazed and Confused (R). Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and watch the adventures of high school and junior high students on the last day of school in May 1976.
Bayou Bikers meet at Market Square Park on the first Sunday of the month for 25- to 40-mile bike rides exploring the bayous of Houston. Rides are open to all. Mountain bikes or bikes with fat tires are necessary. This is an informal group whose purpose is to show Houstonians and visitors the beauty of Houston's waterways.
Experience the best in soul music at our summer concert! Kalu and the Electric Joint blend the powers of psychedelic soul music, rock & roll and African rhythms. Our headliner, Tomar and the FCs, came on the scene with a force racking up best new artist nods. Get there early and enjoy cold beers and Greek deliciousness from Niko Niko’s. Opener at 7:30 pm; headliner 9:00 pm.
Sunday Funday just got more fun in Historic Market Square! Join us for our new summer series, Second Sunday Revival, featuring a different experience on the second Sunday of each month through September. May’s Revival will be “Bloody Brass Brunch” --- a showcase of Houston’s best Bloody Mary’s accompanied by some of your favorite brass bands
This popular park favorite is back! Bring your blanket, lawn chairs or snag one of the tables at the park for a night of music and great prizes. $10 admission includes one bingo packet (approx 9 games). Additional games and daubers can be purchased for $1 each. 6-9 pm. Bingo begins at 7 pm and benefits Market Square Park and Buffalo Bayou Partnership.