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On the go: Jump into a Neon Garden or celebrate Janis Joplin

January 17, 2018 GMT

Yoga Beer Rockets

Pre-game fun by Yoga & Hops, admission includes yoga class, beer and a Rockets’ game day ticket located in the 400′s section.

When: 7 p.m. Thursday

Where: Houston Toyota Center, 1510 Polk

Tickets: $55; facebook.com/events/416835198750604

Rod Man

Stand-up comedian who was named winner of “Last Comic Standing” Season 8, is known for his roles in “Funny People” with Adam Sandler and “The Chocolate Sundaes Comedy Show.”

When: 8 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. Friday, 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday

Where: Improv Houston, 7620 Interstate 10 W.

Tickets:$25-$35; improvhouston.com

Sundance Shorts

Aurora Picture Show presents the Houston premiere of seven short films selected from the Sundance Film Festival.

When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday

Where: 2442 Bartlett

Tickets: $10; aurorapictureshow.org

International Gem & Jewelry Show

An exhibition of gems, minerals and jewelry.

When: Noon-6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday

Where: NRG Center, One NRG Park

Tickets: $6; nrgpark.com

Birthday Party for Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin would have been 75. Celebrate the late singer’s birthday at Fitzgerald’s, featuring a performance by Kozmic Pearl.

When: 9 p.m. Friday

Where: 2706 White Oak

Tickets: $10-$15; facebook.com/events/772973936227270

10″ x 10″ Art Show

An art exhibition hosted by The Hardy & Nance Studios, featuring local artwork priced at $100 or less.

When: 5-9 p.m. Saturday

Where: 902 Hardy

Information: facebook.com/events/120920058619442

Neon Garden

Axelrad’s synthesizer music series, features visuals, art installations and live music from local bands, including Secret Sands and Rex Hudson.

When: 7 p.m. Saturday

Where: 1517 Alabama

Information: facebook.com/events/330995760637421

EastEndBikeRide: Pedal for Pizza

A social pace ride with stops at Bombay Pizza Co. and Lucky Tavern.

When: 7 p.m. Saturday

Where: D&W Lounge, 911 Milby

Information: facebook.com/events/142073873170848

Cait Weiss Orcutt

Author will discuss and sign “Valleyspeak.”

When: 7 p.m. Saturday

Where: Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet

Information: brazosbookstore.com

Zen Dog Sit

An hour of yoga with mimosas and light bites. Instructor Joseph Down will go through the motions to bring attendees and their pets to a Zen moment.

When: 1-2 p.m. Sunday

Where: Arka Art, 4715 Main

Tickets: $30-$40; facebook.com/events/132151157480245

Bayou City Burlesque & Circus Arts Festival

Festival features acrobats, showgirls, trapeze performers

and a chorus line of “H-Town Clowns.”

When: 8 p.m. Saturday Where: Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel Information: $25-$75; BCBCfestival.com