This favorite annual event marks the kick-off of the fall performing arts season in Houston, and is a one-day-only opportunity to experience the energy and excitement of Houston’s vibrant Theater District…for FREE! Experience live performances, musical activites, arts and crafts, and even get a backstage tour of Jones Hall! Also take advantage of savings on subscriptions and single tickets throughout the day.
Complimentary parking will be offered during Open House in the Lyric Center, Theatre District, and Hobby Center garages.
Jones Hall Schedule
12 noon–2:45 p.m.: Face Painting
12 noon–12:30 p.m.: Jones Hall Tour I
12 noon–3:50 p.m.: Instrument Petting Zoo, with breaks during on-stage performances
1–1:30 p.m.: Jones Hall Tour II
1:50–2:30 p.m.: Musical Parachute Activity
2–2:30 p.m.: Jones Hall Tour III (meet in Green Room)
1:50–3:50 p.m.: Crafts
2:50–3:50 p.m.: Drum Circle Activity
4–5 p.m.: Free Houston Symphony Concert (Admission is free! Tickets are not required.)