September 22nd, 2011

The Look Ahead: Neon, Bazaar, Opera, Bike, Surf and Turf

The week is flying by, but you can still catch up. Specifically today. There is quite a lot at your disposal this afternoon. From live music to steak night to opera. Houston’s pulling out all the stops (and smells the roses).

Neon Indian w/ Com Truise at Fitzgerald’s

Where: Fitzgerald’s – The Heights [2706 White Oak Dr., 77007]
When: Thursday, September 22nd | Doors at 8PM
How much: $15 General Admission
Scoop’d from: Paul

You might remember Neon Indian from the Budweiser stage on day two of Summer Fest 2011. If you were too dense to realize they should have been on your itinerary, your second opportunity to see them is tonight. They’re infectious and bubbly… a ton of energy on stage. You definitely want to see them, especially because…

FIRST COMMENT wins a pair of free tix. Hurry, hurry.


Russian Holiday Bazaar at Russian Cultural Center

Where: RCC Our Texas [2337 Bissonnet, 77005]
When: Mon – Fri: 8:30AM – 5:30PM; Sat: 11:00AM – 3:00PM
How much: $90 per person
Scoop’d from: do713

“The fall is coming and many people crave for the atmosphere of cooler temperatures, gift giving, and holiday spirit. Please come to the Russian Cultural Center to get outstanding Christmas presents right now. We offer souvenirs and gifts for all occasions.”


Shepherd School Opera at Rice University

Where: Wortham Opera Theatre – Alice Pratt Brown Hall [6100 Main St., 77005]
When: Thursday, September 22nd | 5:30PM to 6:30PM
How much: It Says it in the Name, Free
Scoop’d from: Richard

“An evening of opera scenes from The Tenderland, Trouble in Tahiti, The Turn of the Screw, Die Fledermaus, and Guys and Dolls.”


Bike to Build Houston Habitat [LAST DAY TO REGISTER]

Where: Online
When: Bike Ride is Saturday, September 24th
How much: $25 in Advance; $35 Day of Ride
Scoop’d from: Houston Habitat for Humanity

“On September 24, 2011, Houston Habitat friends, supporters and families will join together for a bike ride sponsored by BG Group and co-chaired by State Senator Rodney Ellis and State Representative Carol Alvarado. Register today to help end poverty housing in Houston!”


Fire Grilled Steak and Shrimp Night at Christian’s Tailgate Midtown

Where: Midtown [2000 Bagby St., 77002]
When: Thursday, September 22nd
How much: Read below
Scoop’d from: Richard

Steak is $1 per ounce, Shrimp is $6.99 per half pound. Enjoy the fare. We wish we could be there with you.

— The Loop Scoop


kata fountain — Thursday, September 22, 2011 3:38 pm

I love Neon Indian and can’t wait to see them tonite at FITZ! This is also a new link I’ve never seen before…ready to explore all future news threads. Cheers

Joe — Thursday, September 22, 2011 3:39 pm

Do I win?

chris — Thursday, September 22, 2011 3:40 pm

Comment! I win! Neon Indian is awesome!

Joe Erwin — Thursday, September 22, 2011 3:40 pm

First? Hook me up with those Neon Indian tics!

Paul — Thursday, September 22, 2011 4:07 pm

Kata has first choice. If she passes we go down the line. Hopefully everyone used valid emails.

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