Miller Outdoor Theatre

Theater, Performing Arts Venue, and Park
6000 Hermann Park Dr (at Concert Dr.), Houston, TX 77030, United States
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  • Today
    • 7:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 6:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Fri–Sat
    • 6:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 6:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Mon–Tue
    • 8:00 PM–9:00 PM
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  • What you need to know
    Grab a blanket and bring a picnic dinner to enjoy some free theater.(7 Tips)
    Rachi Y.
    You have to get here early if you're not sitting on Hippie Hill!(2 Tips)
    Jake H.
    A frisbee is great for around sunset on the hill before the show.(2 Tips)
    Social N.
    For free fun, catch symphonies, plays and more on the outdoor lawn.(3 Tips)
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  • Randy M.

    Good free entertainment.

    Randy Manser · April 9
  • Berenice F.

    Awesome place to take your kids for events and movies. Picnics music playing etc...

    Berenice Ferrero · November 12, 2014
  • Cecilia R.

    Great productions, free!

    Cecilia Resweber · October 31, 2014
  • Marni

    Grab a blanket and bring a picnic dinner to enjoy some free theater.

    Marni · October 20, 2014
  • Marek

    Well organized and pretty clean place. Good to take family for a musical event

    Marek · October 6, 2014
  • Marie W.


    Marie Wright · June 29, 2014
  • Julie M.

    Lovely place for a picnic & to takw in some free culture. Romantic & cheap date night.

    Julie Minerbo · June 28, 2014
  • Rhi M.

    Due to the hill, you often get a nice breeze after sunset. Be sure to pack your snacks!

    Rhi M · June 8, 2014
  • John R.

    Great place to come for a variety of free shows!

    John Rocha · June 5, 2014
  • Nik B.

    Just know if you have a chair, you just can't sit anywhere! I love this place!

    Nik Bannister · May 24, 2014
  • TopSpot Internet Marketing

    Project Manager Niki says, "Miller Outdoor Theater is wonderful to catch a free performance from the Houston ballet, symphony or opera on a Friday or Saturday night."

    TopSpot Internet Marketing · December 27, 2013
  • Ginneth U.

    Perfect place for events.

    Ginneth Urrego · November 13, 2013
  • Stephanie A.

    Awesome performance. Really crowded but but entertaining! We brought our own little picnic!

    Stephanie Arellano · September 2, 2013
  • Jonathan F.


    Jonathan Foster · August 31, 2013
  • Erica L.

    Lawn area is the best! You can have your wine, your food, relax, and be entertained.

    Erica Lozano · August 7, 2013
  • Chelsea W.

    Had so much fun! Bring a blanket and an ice chest and you're good to go!!!

    Chelsea Whitehead · July 22, 2013
  • Jake H.

    Bring a blanket, the sugar ants didn't hurt but were a little annoying. A frisbee is great for around sunset on the hill before the show.

    Jake Haenchen · July 19, 2013
  • Angel C.

    Leave ANYTHING valuable at home.

    Angel Clemons · July 7, 2013
  • Lucas "Pseudo V.

    Free stuff is super sweet..

  • Troy N.

    Great place to throw down a blanket and get it on.

    Troy Nelson · July 5, 2013
  • David S.

    Get here early for a great seat

    David Sullivan · July 5, 2013
  • Korina M.

    Get there early for good parking and sitting spot!

    Korina Marcano · June 22, 2013
  • Diann S.

    Great venue! I remember going there in the 60's as a kid. Fun then, fun now! And it's free!!!

    Diann Scarborough · June 22, 2013
  • Jessie M.

    For the symphony performance get here at least 1 hour early!

    Jessie Matlock · June 22, 2013
  • Anisa D.

    Arrive early to get a spot on the hill. Bring your beach chair, blanket, umbrella, mosquito OFF repellant & snacks and you're in for a great time.

    Anisa Dennis-Green · June 19, 2013
  • Silvia M. U.

    Make it early to get free tickets.

    Silvia M. Urteaga · June 8, 2013
  • Erika

    Very nice venue, with nice restroom facilities (considering it's at a public park.) It is also nice that patrons are free to bring along food & drinks (just as long as there are no glass containers.)

    Erika · June 5, 2013
  • Aisha A.

    Weather was cool it was a nice first experience for me defintly worth going

    Aisha Al-Rumaihi · May 19, 2013
  • Eddie V's Prime Seafood

    One of our favorite date night spots. Pick-up food, bring a picnic blanket and enjoy the show!

  • Plaza Museum D.

    Looking to live across the street from here? Check us out while you're visiting!!! Never miss another performance!

    Plaza Museum District Apartments · September 18, 2012
  • Khoa Đ.

    Great place to go for a variety of concerts, plays, and other shows (mostly free) and you can BYOB to certain events! And of course you have the lovely Hermann Park to explore before or after the show

    Khoa Đinh · September 18, 2012
  • Kathleen G.

    When to see some Shakespeare - a beautiful park.

    Kathleen Grone · September 6, 2012
  • Rachi Y.

    You have to get here early if you're not sitting on Hippie Hill! Great family entertainment and it's free.

  • Social N.

    For free fun, catch symphonies, plays and more on the outdoor lawn. Bring a blanket and a snack to enjoy a great night in downtown.

    Social News Network · June 30, 2012
  • Jerome H.

    Get there early

    Jerome Hurt · May 28, 2012
  • Kendall L.

    Bring some close friends and enjoy this wonderful venue

    Kendall Lacombe · May 13, 2012
  • ScioniQCity

    Raise your City iQ: The annual Juneteenth Celebration commemorates the abolition of slavery here. Read more

    ScioniQCity · April 27, 2012
  • ELS Language Centers

    26 miles from ELS - always free!!

    ELS Language Centers · April 13, 2012
  • Michael F.

    Bring a picnic blanket, food, and plenty of beer

    Michael Fern · April 1, 2012
  • James R.

    This isn't blues... But it's still awesome! Diaz Music Institute.

    James R · March 25, 2012
  • P K.

    Best free entertainment. Best kept secret

    P K · March 16, 2012
  • M H D.

    Kick back on the hill. Be a hippie.

    M H Draper · January 30, 2012
  • Crystal S.

    The website lied!!!!! You can bring ice chest and any food you want! But its ok next time. Its nice out here.

    Crystal Sanchez · November 6, 2011
  • DJComposure

    If you are at reventon, holla at me at the mega 101 tent

    DJComposure · October 24, 2011
  • Lauren H.

    Go see shows here they ROCK!!! Best of all was Hairspray last spring!!!

    Lauren Haefele · October 2, 2011
  • Sung K.

    Go to box office from 10:30am-1pm same day for free assigned seating tickets.

    Sung Kim · September 5, 2011
  • Alison O.

    Follow on twitter or become a fan on Facebook and keep up to date on all the great events going on.

    Alison Obr · August 26, 2011
  • CultureMap Houston

    The original columns that flanked what was called Miller Memorial Theatre in 1923 now rest across Hotel Zaza and are part of the Mecom-Rockwell Colonnade Fountain.

    CultureMap Houston · July 14, 2011
  • Morgan R.

    The top of the hill has the best breeze!

    Morgan R · June 19, 2011
  • J R.

    The snack bar here is garbage! Waited 20 min in a line to get to the window. They didn't bother to tell anyone waiting that they were out of most if their items!

    J R · April 26, 2011

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