On the go: Midtown Mother’s Day Market
Yellow Rose Comedy Festival
Houston’s first all-female comedy festival, showcasing and celebrating female comedians.
When: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Where: Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel
Tickets: $20-$55; yellowrosecomedyfestival.com
Midtown Mother’s Day Market
Still need to get your mom something? This local arts and crafts market has unique gifts for Mother’s Day. Don’t overthink it.
When: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday
Where: Bagby Park, 415 Gray
Ice sculptors Reverend Butter and Buddy Rasmussen face off in an ice battle, creating frozen works of art, in front of spectators, to a soundtrack by DJ Caps One.
When: Noon-3 p.m. Saturday
Where: Discovery Green, 1500 McKinneyInformation: discoverygreen.com
Mama Is a Rocker Fest
Just in case the brunches and teas aren’t your mom’s type of thing, there’s this event showcasing music and art.
When: 7-10 p.m. Sunday
Where: Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance