Get your hammer pants ready! Prepare yourself for the greatest rock ballads of all time! Part of the summer lineup at The Pavilion this August features many hit groups from the ’80s and ’90s! Some of the biggest names in music are headed to The Woodlands. The popular Houston Symphony night also features a popular 80’s movie on the big screen!
MARY J. BLIGE & NAS
Friday, August 2 | Gates 7 p.m. | Show 8 p.m.
Tickets start at $29.99 for lawn seating and $39.99 for reserved seats.
Two of hip-hop and R&B’s most legendary artists will be hitting the road together for the first time together. Mary J. Blige and Nas will bring a stacked setlist of songs spanning both of their careers. Iconic Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, actress and philanthropist, Mary J. Blige has a track record of eight multi-platinum albums, nine Grammy Awards, among many other accolades. Hip hop heavyweight Nas is considered one of the most influential and talented MCs to ever hold a mic. The New York native has racked up 11 albums in the Billboard Top 10 and 13 Grammy nominations with over 30 million records sold worldwide. All ticket prices increase $10 on the day of the event.
HAMMER’S HOUSE PARTY
Saturday, August 3 | Gates 5 p.m. | Show 6 p.m.
Tickets start at $29.50 for lawn seating and $34.50 for reserved seats.
Stop – it’s Hammer Time, baby! MC Hammer will head out for his first major concert tour since 1991 his House Party Tour! The rapper, with mega-hits like “U Can’t Touch This”, will be joined on the all-star nostalgia run by a mix of colleagues who are also heavily connected to the music of the ’80s and ’90s. The tour stop at The Pavilion will feature MC Hammer, Sir Mix-A-Lot, Doug E. Fresh, Kid N Play, Rob Base, and Tone Loc. All ticket prices increase $10 on the day of the event.
HEART WITH JOAN JETT + ELLE KING
Thursday, August 22 | Gates 5:30 p.m. | Show 7 p.m.
Tickets start at $29.50 for lawn seating and $44.50 for reserved seating.
It’s a night of epic rock at The Pavilion. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson will be joined on the Love Alive Tour by Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and Elle King. These rock ’n’ roll pioneers will showcase some of the greatest anthems and ballads ever played. Go ahead, you can sing along. All ticket prices increase $10 on the day of the event.
NELLY, TLC & FLO RIDA
Friday, August 23 | Gates 6 p.m. | Show 7 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $25 for lawn seating and $39.50 for reserved seating
You’ll be chasing waterfalls and singing “welcome to my house” when these hit music acts team up at The Pavilion. Music icons Nelly, TLC, and Flo Rida are on the road and they are making a stop in The Woodlands! The Billboard chart-topping hitmakers will join forces to bring a show like no other. Fans can expect an incredible, non-stop party with each artist delivering hit after hit all night long. All ticket prices increase $10 on the day of the event.
SMASHING PUMPKINS AND NOEL GALLAGHER’S HIGH FLYING BIRDS WITH AFI
Sunday, August 25 | Gates 6 p.m. | Show 7 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $29.50 for lawn and $49.50 for reserved seating.
The Smashing Pumpkins and Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds are on the road all summer. AFI will also join as a special guest when they stop in The Woodlands. The Smashing Pumpkins are one of the most influential alternative rock bands in the world. With over 30 million albums sold to date, the band has won multiple awards and has been touring for decades. Noel Gallagher is one of the UK’s most loved and successful songwriters and his High Flying Birds album has sold 2.5 million albums worldwide. Noel is the former lead guitarist of Oasis, the 3X GRAMMY-nominated UK rock band. All ticket prices increase $10 on the day of the event.
RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK IN CONCERT
Houston Symphony – Film with Orchestra
Thursday, August 29 | Gates 7 p.m. | Show 8 p.m.
Lawn seating is free, reserved seats are $20.
The Houston Symphony is making another stop at The Pavilion for a family-friendly movie and music combo event! Relive the magic of the Raiders of the Lost Ark with John Williams’ epic score performed live to the motion picture by a full symphony orchestra! Watch Indiana Jones recover the legendary Ark of the Covenant before it falls into the hands of the Nazis. The musical score is showcased by the Houston Symphony and it’s really an experience!
For the complete Pavilion lineup: www.woodlandscenter.org/events.
You can plan ahead to make sure you have the best Pavilion experience! There is plenty of free parking available. Also, be aware of the security measures in place that include bag checks.