Weekend Fun for Houston Kids: RRM Fall Fest, Fiestas Patrias, Texas Taco Music Fest

Things to do around Houston with kids this weekend

Fall is right around the corner! We've been blessed with nice weather all week and, even though this weekend will be hot again, it's never too early to start planning your weekend and fall adventures with Mommy Poppins. With our help, you can be sure to enjoy the many Fall favorites such as pumpkin patcheshay ridesfall festivals and corn mazes with your family and friends. 

Also on Mommy Poppins this week:

Want to make plans in advance?? Check out the September GoList or our best bets throughout the month. And remember to check out our event calendar—there's no shortage of fun things to do this Fall! 

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It's time to check out what's going on this weekend: 

All Weekend

One for The Books WonderWeek - Museum District
The Children's Museum and Fort Bend Discovery Center week-long celebration will focus on the joys of being a kid and on enriching kids’ lives with bilingual literacy.

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Fall Fun Fest May the Steam Be With You - Rosenberg
This event features live music, a Brazos Bend State Park exhibit, up close views of trains going by from our rail fan observation deck, bounce houses, face painting, crafts, model train displays, cool carnival games, fantastic food trucks and much more.

The Texas Taco Music Fest - Downtown
This all day event will have a taco throw down by known restaurants, live bands, 80 demonstration and crafts booths, wandering Mariachis, a mechanical bull and a special kid's block.

Fiestas Patrias - Museum District
Join the Children’s Museum of Houston as they commemorate Mexico’s fight for freedom.

Buffalo Bayou Volunteer Work Day - Downtown
Help the bayou get back on its feet. Bring your own gloves and BBP will provide any needed tools. 

Early Money Matters - Museum District
Learn how to make spending, savings, and sharing financial concepts that are easy for anyone to understand and use.

Baby Daze Consignment Sale - Kingwood
Bring all your kid's goods to this huge consignment sale.

Elena of Avalor at CMH - Museum District
The crowned ruler Elena of Avalor is journeying to the Children's Museum of Houston during the Fiestas Patrias celebration this Saturday.

Children's Wellness Bash - Sugar Land
The 3rd Annual Children's Wellness Bash features 7 different interactive stations that represent the 7 Dimensions of Wellness, live entertainment, a sample market and much more. 

Super Saturdays at The Aquarium - Downtown
Present a special coupon to enjoy Buy One Pass, Get One Free at the Downtown Aquarium on Saturdays this month.

Movies Under The Moon - Sugar Land
Enjoy a free movie at the Town Square. This Saturday you can enjoy Beauty and The Beast on the lawn. 

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Parachute Play Time - Memorial
Join Gymboree Play and Music on the third Friday of the month for parachute fun for toddlers.

Sunday Family Studio at MFAH - Museum District
The Museum of Fine Arts hosts this workshop for families to enjoy creating masterpieces together.

Sundays at The Park - Downtown
Make Sundays your favorite day in the park and enjoy live music while playing fun games and picnicking with your family and friends.

Sunday Family Zone at MFAH - Museum District
Families are invited to drop in and enjoy a variety of games, activities, looking guides, books, and mini-tours of the galleries.

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Photo courtesy Rosenberg Railroad Museum