Sugar Land is starting the year off with a bang with lots of events planned throughout January for people of all ages. From some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry coming to rock the city’s largest venue to action-packed weeks at the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center, you’ll have something fun for everyone! So, kickstart your 2024 by saying “yes” to new experiences and plan a trip to Sugar Land! Here’s a rundown of what’s hot and happening: 

Smart Financial Centre

The Smart Financial Centre is the region’s first state-of-the-art entertainment facility and has duly earned its title as the #1 Hottest Music Venue of Houston by the Houston Press. For January, the venue is hosting two of the biggest names in the comedy world to get you ROFLing into 2024.

Ron White

Texas's funniest son is coming to Sugar Land!

Ron White, the cigar-wielding, scotch-sipping jokester of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, is bringing his side-splitting stand-up routine to the Smart Financial Centre on January 12th.

White's timeless storytelling is legendary. His tales span from his humble Texas beginnings to hilarious encounters in everyday life. He's sold over 14 million albums, earned two Grammy nominations, and dominated the comedy scene for decades.

Don't miss your chance to see this comedy legend live! Tickets are still available, so grab yours and prepare for an unforgettable night of laughter.



Keith Sweat

Dance the night away with 90s royalty Keith Sweat, Dru Hill, Johnny Gill, and Levelle at Sugar Land's Smart Financial Centre on January 13th! Sing along to timeless hits like "I Want Her," "In My Bed," "My, My, My," and "Fell In Love" as these icons bring the magic of R&B live. This is more than a concert – it's a celebration of smooth grooves, soulful vocals, and unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime. Grab your tickets now and get ready for an unforgettable Sugar Land soulfest!

Bonus: This concert is the perfect way to kick off MLK weekend in Sugar Land!



Hasan Minhaj - Off with His Head

Laugh your head off (but keep it on!) at Hasan Minhaj's "Off With His Head" Tour in Sugar Land!

This Peabody Award-winning comedian (you might know him from "Patriot Act" or "The Daily Show") is bringing his sharp wit and hilarious takes on modern life, politics, and everything in between to Smart Financial Centre on January 19th.

Get ready for an unforgettable night of comedic genius and thought-provoking commentary. Minhaj's unique blend of humor will have you questioning everything you thought you knew about the world (in the best way possible).



George Lopez

Comedy legend George Lopez is bringing his "Alllriiighhtt" tour to the Smart Financial Centre on January 27th, and it's guaranteed to be a gut-busting good time. Brace yourself for hilarious stories, relatable jokes about life, and a unique perspective that tackles stereotypes and celebrates diversity.

Don't miss this chance to see Lopez live! He's a seasoned pro with years of experience in TV, film, and stand-up, so expect a dynamic blend of humor and insight. Plus, you'll be experiencing comedy gold from the man who paved the way for Latino comics.

Tickets are selling fast, so secure your spot today and get ready for an unforgettable night of laughter!



Children leaping in joy in front of the Fort Bend Children's Discovery Center facade

Family Fun Adventures at Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center

Sugar Land keeps family entertainment top of mind with lots of activities for the little ones to enjoy. Head to the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center throughout the month with your youngins for weekly fun!

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Celebrate one of the greatest American leaders of all time, Martin Luther King, Jr. with all-new activities, crafts and story time.

January 13th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.


Peace of Mind WonderWeek

Celebrate all things peace and serenity with this optimistic WonderWeek where you can paint a plate at the Art Academy, create your own affirmation bracelet at the Junktion, and learn about the differences in gravity across planets, stars, and black holes at the Science Station.

January 16th to January 21st


Get Charged WonderWeek

Ready to unleash your inner scientist and artist? Blast off to Get Charged WonderWeek packed with electrifying activities that'll make your neurons dance! Craft stunning stained glass weather art, build a rainbow cloud that unfolds, and spin your own weather wheel to become a home meteorologist. ️Get hands-on with electricity by building circuits, testing conductors, and even zapping yourself with a Van de Graaff generator!

January 23rd to January 27th


Shockingly Fun WonderWeek

Unleash your inner superhero at Sugar Land's electrifying WonderWeek! Craft a Thor helmet, spark creativity with glowing lightbulb art, and zoom into action with a Flash-worthy mask. Plus, build circuits and blast off with science experiments that'll leave you charged up! Don't miss this shockingly fun adventure!

January 30th- February 4th


BlendIn Coffee Tasting Class

Learn about coffee and its special properties in Blendin's workshops.

More Fun Around the City

Thriller Vintage Market

Enjoy the beautiful winter weather and head on over to the Thriller Vintage Market at Sugar Land Town Square on January 13th from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Check out fun finds from over 60 vendors as a local DJ plays your favorite tunes!


BlendIn Coffee Club Workshops

BlendIn is no ordinary coffee shop –it’s a coffee club where you not only get to drink ah-mazing coffee but also learn the art of coffee-making!

Located on Highway 6 in Sugar Land, BlendIn is a contemporary, Nordic-inspired space with bright interiors and sleek, white and wood seating –making it the perfect spot to go on a date, hang out with a friend, and work or study.

In January, BlendIn is bringing lots of fun events like a latte art workshop on January 13th and a home barista and coffee tasting workshop on January 27th.


Please note that these are only some of the many events happening in Sugar Land. If you’re up for more fun, check out our entire January calendar here!

Make sure to follow us on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram for all the latest news on things happening in Sugar Land. Our handle is @VisitSugarLand. Tag us in your posts and share your experience: #VisitSugarLandTX, #SweeterInSugarLand. For more information, contact us at (281) 275-2045 or