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Major Sporting Events in Houston: April 26-May 2, 2021

By April 25, 2021February 16th, 2022Sports events
Houston Rockets point guard John Wall | Photo: Noah Graham; Courtesy of the Houston Rockets

Grab a seat (or watch from home) at these must-see games and sporting events around Houston from Monday, April 26 through Sunday, May 2, 2021.

This week, catch the NBA’s top talent strolling through Toyota Center, watch Dynamo and Dash take to the court, and put down roots on the Astros in a four-game home series.

Want to know more about the sports happening around H-Town? Find more games and live sports throughout the month in the 365 Houston calendar.

Top 6 Sports Games and Events in Houston This Week

  • Houston Astros vs. Seattle Mariners at Minute Maid Park | From Monday 26 April to Thursday 29 April – After losing key players for the first part of the season, the Astros will be looking to get back on their way to winning this four-game home series against the Angels. Tickets range from around $15 to over $175, but you can find better or cheaper seats on the TicketNetwork marketplace. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday at 7:10 p.m.; Thursday at 1:10 p.m.
  • Houston Rockets vs. Milwaukee Bucks at Toyota Center | Thursday April 29 – Back-to-back MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo leads the Milwaukee Bucks to Houston for a tough game. Tickets range from $23 to over $400, but you can find better or cheaper seats on the TicketNetwork marketplace. 7 p.m.
  • Houston Dynamo FC versus Los Angeles FC at BBVA Stadium | Saturday May 1 – Dynamo continues to roll into its third game of the season, hosting an LAFC team with championship aspirations. Tickets range from $48 to over $180, but you can find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 2:30 p.m.
  • Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors at Toyota Center | Saturday May 1 – Battling to make the playoffs, Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors will travel to Houston for a Western Conference matchup. Tickets range from $43 to over $450, but you can find better or cheaper seats on the TicketNetwork marketplace. 6:30 p.m.
  • Houston Dash vs. Portland Thorns at BBVA Stadium | Sunday May 2 – The Dash will close out the group stage of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup, facing top-flight Portland Thorns FC. Tickets start at $10. 6:30 p.m.
  • Houston Rockets vs. New York Knicks at Toyota Center | Sunday May 2 – The New York Knicks, who will make the playoffs, will stop in Houston for a game that will see plenty of young talent on display. Tickets range from $23 to over $350, but you can find better or cheaper seats on the TicketNetwork marketplace. 7 p.m.

Social distancing and COVID-19

As we enter the vaccination phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, medical experts are still advising that we still have some way to go before we achieve herd immunity and can safely resume pre-pandemic activities. . In the meantime, you can stay vigilant to protect yourself from the coronavirus by continuing to wear face masks in public spaces, practicing social distancing of at least six feet, limiting contact with surfaces, and using disinfectant frequently. for hands or soap and water to keep your hands clean.

While the Governor of Texas lifted mandatory mask orders and capacity limits, most businesses still require face masks to enter and enforce reduced capacity. Familiarize yourself in advance with the policies of your destination and please observe their public safety measures.

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Lifelong Houstonian Justin Jerkins keeps tabs on all kinds of happenings in H-Town, including breweries, sports, concerts, must-see destinations and more while serving as editor of 365 things to do in Houston.