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Miller Outdoor Theatre

6000 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030-1719
+1 281-373-3386
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Houston favorite

One of the best things about Houston is Miller Outdoor. Parking is much better now. I love sitting... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Melissa L
Houston, Texas
via mobile
Really good

A very nice and opened place to enjoy some free shows or just a sunny day with friends, family and... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Magda F
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Miller Outdoor Theatre, in Hermann Park, offers an 8-month season of free outdoor performances. See concerts, theater, dance, and children’s programming.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lawn chairs” (12 reviews)
“grassy hill” (9 reviews)
“free shows” (9 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
6000 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030-1719
+1 281-373-3386
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

One of the best things about Houston is Miller Outdoor. Parking is much better now. I love sitting on the lawn with a picnic dinner and my kids. It gets crowded so go early and let them roll down the hill !

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A very nice and opened place to enjoy some free shows or just a sunny day with friends, family and pets.

Thank Magda F
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here since I was a kid but won't age myself. This theatre is one of a kind and you can beat free!! Arrive early and you can get ticketed seats or my favorite is sitting on the lawn. You will still need...More

Thank wendywaterman
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

There are a lot of free shows line up each year! Shows from Houston Ballet, Houston Symphony, Houston Grand Opera... are all wonderful. People can sit on chairs or lawn. The seat tickets can be obtained during the day (10/00am-1:00pm). All empty seats open up...More

Thank Fei L
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

What a place and what a experience, I have lived in Houston all my life and have been here many times and every time is better than the last.

Thank dgcollins975
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Listening to music under the stars in the warm breeze of a Texas night. Yes, I love it! I went to the MOT two consecutive weekends to listed to the symphony. They are excellent and the atmosphere is great. They have many covered seats that...More

Thank KendraDawnRN
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Came to visit Houston for a few days and my friend whom lives here said the Village people were coming and that Miller Theater always has free concerts. We arrived about 30 min early and it was already getting pretty crowded. we took blankets and...More

Thank Emunoz91
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Great place for summer evening! Whether on the hill or seated, it's always a great way to spend the night! Super variety of types of entertainment

Thank flash407
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Very good line-up! They have shows featuring Houston Ballet, Houston Symphony, and Houston grand Opera all for free. You can either sit on the lawn or chairs - tickets for seats can be obtained on the day of the performance (~10 am -1 pm).

1  Thank teresa0401
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We recently picnicked on the hill at Miller Theater before watching a great performance of "Footloose." Performances are usually held just after sunset, so we arrived early with friends to enjoy our food and then got comfortable on our blanket to watch the show. It...More

Thank margaret m
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19 January 2017|
Response from Terri J | Reviewed this property |
From my experience I've noticed arriving 30 minutes prior is sufficient enough time to obtain your tickets. Yes food and drinks are allowed but I've mostly seen those on the hill with picnic baskets. But again I don't think... More
1 February 2016|
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Response from 1TexasTee1 | Reviewed this property |
Nothing! Unfortunately, there is not much during the potentially colder months. I viewed it and the only thing coming up is on March 18. Sorry... Check out their website. Just Google Miller Outdoor Theater and click on... More
ahanuwa i
25 December 2015|
Response from 1TexasTee1 | Reviewed this property |
Probably prepping for the pep rally for the Texas Bowl on Sunday @ 4:30pm. You can go to Miller outdoor theatre website calendar