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Miller Outdoor Theatre

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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If you're new to Houston, Go. If you're visiting Houston, Go. If you're not sure about it, Go... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Houston, Texas
Great venue in the heart of Houston

This place is one of the great treasures of Houston situated in one of Houston's oldest... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
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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.
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6000 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030-1719
+1 281-373-3386
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

If you're new to Houston, Go. If you're visiting Houston, Go. If you're not sure about it, Go anyway. There is an ambiance about Miller Outdoor that draws people there and seems somehow to calm them on an airy evening whether in June or September....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 67brickie
Reviewed 14 October 2018

This place is one of the great treasures of Houston situated in one of Houston's oldest parks....Herman Park. Located on the south end of the museum district and right across from the museum of fine arts. They have a variety of shows in a theatre...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Great outdoor concert or show that have covered & lawn area seating area. The best thing is free to everyone but if you want vovered seating then you have to pickup free ticket (6 max PP) on morning of the show .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank blrabbit
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Viewed this auditorium during a stroll through Hermann Park on a hot Autumn afternoon. Sadly there was no concert on here during our brief Houston stay as we would have loved to visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This outdoors free event is a must-do if you find yourself in Houston and want to be a Houstonian for the night. Don’t get there early and look for the pre-set up chairs, get there on time and take your blankets and bug spray or...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 19ruthm
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely outdoor theatre near the Houston Zoo and Museum District. They have a wide selection of events. Check the calendar on their website.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

I went here to see a play and wasn't expecting such a great experience. The play ended up being free, we just had to pick up tickets earlier in the day. The show was amazing, the auditorium is outside with outdoor auditorium seating a grassy...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I love what they do here at Miller Outdoor Theater. The night time concert on the hillside lawn always feels magical. I especially love the opera performance Houston Grand Opera puts out every May. It can get pretty chilly even on a summer night so...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank suepark268
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Finding fun activities to do with teenagers can be difficult for families. Miller is a great place that keeps everyone entertained! I have enjoyed Miller Outdoor Theater with friends, also date nights with the husband but I finally am reviewing after a fantastic night with...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mandy S
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Huge stage beautifully lit for night time concert, with abundant seating at the foot of a green expanse of hillside lawn for additional picnic and family fun. Great sound tech offers clarity that resound# thru the park and environs.

Date of experience: June 2018
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19 January 2017|
Response from terryonr | 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
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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