On the go: Reasons to get out of your house this weekend

Need to escape the house with the family? Or by yourself. This list can plan your weekend, offering suggesting with a

Need to escape the house with the family? Or by yourself. This list can plan your weekend, offering suggesting with a range from celebrating Dia de los Muertos art to testing your "Star Wars" trivia.

Dia De Los Muertos Art Exhibit

A cultural art display celebrating the journey of life, love and death,

with food, drinks, music and art.

The Kill Kill Kill Show

A spooky event with art, vendors, live music, DJs, a costume contest and more. Hint: Costumes are highly encouraged.

When: 7 p.m. Friday

Where: Insomnia Gallery, 708 Telephone

Information: facebook.com/events/137419020327010

Día de Muertos Loteria Game Night

A Día de Muertos-themed Loteria with Mexican bingo. Hint: Costumes are encouraged.

When: 7:30-10 p.m. Friday

Where: The Hardy & Nance Studios, 902 Hardy

Information: $15-$45; facebook.com/events/1433056716792556

Wanderlust 108 Houston

Stay active with a 5K run/walk, outdoor yoga, a guided meditation, a triathlon, and lawn activities like hooping and acroyoga.

When: 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday

Where: The Water Works at Buffalo Bayou Park, 105 Sabine

Tickets: $39; wanderlust.com/108-events/houston


This is where the muscle cars, classics, hot rods and exotic autos convene, benefiting The Houston Food Bank.

When: 8-11 a.m. Saturday

Where: Collector's Paddock, 20212 Hempstead, No. 6

Information: facebook.com/events/318517851952974

A Night at Market Square Park

Austin-based swamp-pop band Shinyribs headlines the stage, while lawn games and giveaways round out the party.

When: 6 p.m. Saturday

Where: 301 Milam


The Market at Sawyer Yards

A curated market with a mix of folk art, artisan crafts and specialty foods.

When: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday

Where: 1502 Sawyer


HAM Art Market October

The Harrisburg Arts Museum art market gathers art vendors, live painting, vintage clothing, street art, murals and graffiti.

When: Noon-6 p.m. Saturday

Where: 4200 Harrisburg

Information: facebook.com/events/141555069697058/

Vintique Flea

Market offers industrial treasures, eclectic finds, vintage jewelry, chic décor and vintage cameras. There will also be food trucks and puppies up for adoption.

When: 9 a.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. Sunday

Where: Silver Street, 2000 Edwards

Tickets: $5; vintiqueflea.com

'Star Wars' Trivia Night

A "Star Wars"-themed trivia night that rewards people for showing up in costume - extra points for Porgs costumes?

When: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday

Where: Houston Flying Saucer, 705 Main

Information: facebook.com/events/120036455293329

Zumba in the Park

An outdoor Zumba class led by FiTMiX Yoga & Latin Fitness Studio.

When: 6:30 p.m. Monday

Where: Levy Park Conservancy, 3801 Eastside


Magical Unicorn Day

Featuring unicorn-themed desserts and complimentary, pre-sketched unicorn art for painting.

When: 5-10 p.m. Tuesday

Where: Honey Art Cafe, 3516 S. Shepherd

Information: facebook.com/events/161961607719570

Zest in the West Zestival

Enjoy culinary offerings from West Houston's restaurants as they compete for the Best of Zest Culinary Awards. Also: a silent auction, wine pull and big board benefiting the West Houston Leadership Institute.

When: 7-10 p.m. Wednesday

Where: Château Crystale, 2517 S. Gessner

Tickets: $65-$200; zestinthewest.com


El Galeon will join the Tall Ship Elissa in Galveston for the Craft Beer Tasting festival.

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