Shop artisan goods and works from dozens of local artists at the monthly First Saturday Arts Market in the heart of the historic Houston Heights. In addition to the shopping, people watching and atmosphere, the family-friendly market also boasts be free live music, along with food truck bites, beer, and vino for purchase. The market features painting, sculpture, woodcraft, photography, jewelry and handcrafted items. Check for a complete roster of participating artists and details. Established in 2004, the 17-year old First Saturday Arts Market is Houston's original monthly art market. In the event of substantial rain, the market is postponed to the third Saturday of the month. Social Distancing & COVID-19 As we enter into the vaccination phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, medical experts still advise that we have a way to go before we achieve herd immunity and can safely resume pre-pandemic activities. In the meantime, you can remain vigilant in protecting yourself against the coronavirus by continuing to wear face masks when in public spaces, practice social distancing of at least six feet, limit your touching of surfaces, and frequently use hand sanitizer or soap and water to keep your hands clean. While the Governor of Texas has lifted mandatory mask orders and capacity limits, most businesses are still requiring face masks to enter and enforcing reduced capacity. Familiarize with your destination's policies ahead of time and please respect their public safety precautions. Admission Free to attend, but food, drinks, and art are on you, of course. Learn more.