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The Houston Museum of Natural Science presents The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes! Museum visitors will learn how Sherlock Holmes, a scientific expert ahead of his time, used seemingly trivial observations of clues others missed to solve some of his era’s most mysterious crimes. To buy tickets, click here; for a chance to win a four pack of tickets, click here!

Saturday, June 9th & Sunday, June 10th

It’s time to celebrate Saint Arnold’s 24th Anniversary! Stop by Saint Arnold Brewing Company on Saturday, June 9th, to see the Local & Independent Texas Music Showcase with all local, all independent bands and artists on two stages at the brewery, and stop by on Sunday, June 10th, to sample a wide range of one of a kind selections and aged beauties! For more information and to purchase tickets, click here. Must be 21 and up.

Friday, June 15th – Sunday, July 15th

The Houston Museum of Natural Science presents the Dino Dash Virtual 5K for everyone big and small, joggers and walkers, old and young! A virtual 5K can be ran (or walked) anywhere: the park, the treadmill, the gym. Between June 15 and July 15, pick a day to finish a 5K, completely at your pace, and you’ll receive a limited edition Dino Dash medal for your efforts. T-shirts are also available with purchase.

Run with dinosaurs! Share your photos with #HMNS5K. Registration opens June 1st. Click here for more information.

Friday, June 22nd, July 20th and August 10th

Pop on over to the Houston Museum of Natural Science for their Mixers and Elixirs Nights! Mingle with new friends, clink your cocktail glasses, and break out your best dance moves! Doors open at 7 p.m. for the live band, dancing, cash bars, and the city’s best food trucks. The perfect party, where the science club meets the social set, happens each month from June through August. To purchase tickets, click here.

Friday, June 23rd

Buzz on over to the Houston Museum of Natural Science presents Flower Power, a celebration of the tiny but mighty, pollinating power-houses like bees, hummingbirds, bats and beetles. You can build a hummingbird house and plant a seedling, decorate a ladybug cookie, indulge in a honey tasting and so much more!

Flower Power is free with admission to the Cockrell Butterfly Center!

Friday, June 29th

It’s America’s 242nd birthday and Howl at the Moon is starting the celebration early! Come on out Friday, June 29th, for a non-stop live show and plenty of drink specials. You can expect lots of dancing, drinks, giveaways and so much more. For more information, click here, and for and even better time, enter your info on the form on the page for your chance to win an exclusive Happy Hour party with free admission.

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