British rock is back at Mixers & Elixirs with The Fab 5 – this Friday!

mixers25After taking a break for the July 4th holiday weekend, Mixers & Elixirs is back and ready for action. It’s time to pull out your Union Jack, rock your John Lennon specs and get ready to party. Time warp back for a British Invasion – The Fab 5 are taking over Mixers & Elixirs this weekend.


What better way to start out a weekend then with one of the best tribute bands in Houston? Rock out to the sounds of the Rolling Stones, the Doors, The Beatles, and many more famous bands of the 60s. With over 19 years of experience together, The Fab 5 knows how to put on a good performance.


Enjoy the DJ and cash bar as you mix and mingle – starting at 6 p.m. in the Audi Lounge. Be ready to have a groovy time when the doors open at 7 p.m. for dancing under the dinosaurs!


This week: The Fab 5


July 17: Join the high-energy salsa night with Mango Punch

July 24:Travel around the dance floor with Mambo Jazz Kings

July 31: Don’t miss The Chromatics

Hitting this scene is a sure sign of intelligence!

mixers19Mixers & Elixirs is back and it’s my pleasure to announce the return of one of the most well-attended events in Houston.  Every Friday night from June through August an average of eleven-hundred people come to HMNS to start the weekend off right!  That’s right, the summer’s biggest parties happen at the largest educational institution in Houston. Why? HMNS wants to invite you to experience the Museum in a relaxed atmosphere. 

Let loose by taking your sweetie for a spin or meeting someone special under the dinosaurs. Try wandering our world- class Gem & Mineral Hall with a drink in your hand and good music in your ear…Check out our 2009 lineup for bands that’ sure to please every musical taste.

June 5 – Grady Gaines & the Texas Upsetters

June 12 – TropiCrew 

June 19  – The Handsomes

June 26 – Molly & the Ringwalds


mixers87July 10 – The Fab 5

July 17 – Mango Punch

July 24 – Mambo Jazz Kings

July 31 – The Chromatics

August 7 – Commercial Art

August 14 – Grupo Batacha

August 21 – Yvonne Washington & the Mix

August 28 – Grupo Ka-Che

So how do you get into this awesome party where you can have a cool drink, listen to awesome music, check out the dinosaurs, and meet someone who’s as interested in the exhibits as they are in the party? Click here! Your ticket into the biggest party in Houston goes for just $15 or you can purchase a membership and get in all summer long for only $13. See you Friday, June 5!