August 5, 2021
Houston Skills Expo.
Melissa Phillip, Houston Chronicle / Photographer
Installation view of the Denim series by Francis Almendárez in the exhibition Public Life: Recording the Blur, Houston, TX.
HIIT at Discovery Green with Yuri Amor Perez, Founder and CEO of Fitmix Communities.
Houston Skills Expo
The resource fair for the disabled returns in person and presents the latest products, services and technologies. Exhibitors, demos, workshops and inclusive activities like adaptive sports, dance, assistance animals and more are available. Free of charge, but registration required. 11 am-5pm 6-7 August, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. August 8 in the NRG Center, Hall E. abilities.com/houston.
This cute race is the third in the Summer Dash series from Houston Running Co. The event features a 5K and 10K run, a KidsK and Family walk, and a post-event party with food, drink, music and entertainment. 7.30 a.m. August 7; Houston Running Co. Warehouse, 21215 FM 529, Cypress; houstonrunningco.com.
Public Life: Recording the Blur Bike Tour
FotoFest’s bike tour shows works by the artists Francis Almendárez, Yan Wang Preston, Lindokuhle Sobekwa and Kara Springer. Learn about the artists and artwork on display as you exercise and explore the Arts District Houston. 10 a.m. August 7; FotoFest Headquarters, 2000 Edwards; fotofest.org/recording-the-blur-bike-tour.
FitMix Communities host a fun and challenging bodyweight interval training course to burn calories while gaining strength, endurance and strength. 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. August 11; Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney; Discoverygreen.com.