By Staff | Chron.com
Screen on the Green
Bring your blankets, lawn chairs and picnic baskets for a screening of the G-rated “Wall-E” on the wide lawn of Discovery Green.
When: 8:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: 1500 McKinney
Let’s monkey around
Learn about the creators of “Curious George” during an arts-and-crafts playtime and story hour at the Holocaust Museum of Houston. The event is recommended for children ages 3-10 and is being presented in conjunction with the exhibit “The Wartime Escape: Margaret and H.A. Rey’s Journey From France.”
When: 2-4 p.m. Saturday
Where: 5401 Caroline
Tickets: $5; register online at hmh.org
West Houston Food Truck Festival
Nine of Houston’s finest mobile kitchens, including Tila’s, Coreanos and Koagie Hots, will be feeding festivalgoers at this tasty event at Temple Sinai. In addition to the trucks, there will be live music, kids’ activities and craft beer from Katy’s No Label Brewing. Proceeds will benefit the Houston Food Bank.
When: noon-4 p.m. Sunday
Where: 13875 Brimhurst
Tickets: $8; westhouston foodtruckfestival.com
Arboretum at Night
It’s a “Pink” Full Moon Part at the Houston Arboretum. Limited to ages 9 and older, the event invites participants on a starry quarter-mile walk to the meadow where telescopes will provide amazing views of the night sky. Refreshments will be served and members of the Houston Astronomical Society will be available for questions.
When: 8:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: 4501 Woodway
Tickets: $45, $15 for students; houstonarboretum.org
Disney on Ice
See a winter wonderland with an ice-skating Mickey Mouse, a royal ball with the Disney princesses and a villain-fueled Halloween haunt during Disney on Ice’s “Let’s Celebrate” at NRG Stadium (formerly Reliant Stadium).
When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; 10:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. April 17; 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. April 18; 11:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. April 19; and 1:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. April 20
Where: Kirby at Loop 610