Houston Arts Alliance

Houston Arts Alliance (HAA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit arts organization that exists to enhance the quality of life and tourism in the Houston region by supporting and promoting the arts through programs, initiatives and alliances. Advancing the nonprofit arts industry in Greater Houston improves the region's quality of life, ensures a competitive economy, and creates an appealing tourist destination. As one of the country's fastest growing cities and the world's energy capital, Houston is now a center for art of extraordinary caliber and diversity.


How It Started

Free Night of Theater is a national program, originally created by Theater Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for the American Theatre.

Free Night of Theater is currently supported by the LA Stage Alliance, which has been empowering artists and engaging audiences since 1975.


Welcome to Free Night Houston!

Explore the landscape of performing arts in Houston!

Entering is easy!

Just click ENTER TO WIN TICKETS at the top of the screen. You'll create a profile, and then see all the performances that Houston arts organizations have made available to Free Night patrons. Select the top five performances that you'd like to see, and enter to win as many as all five pairs of tickets!

You can return to edit your entry at any time (and see if more performances have been offered!). On September 30th, all entries will be finalized, and the drawing will begin. By October 3rd, you will receive an email letting you know if you've won the tickets! It's that easy! (Even if you don't win the tickets, most arts organizations will contact you to make you other offers as Free Night Patrons - so you can't lose!)

Please note: Free Night is intended to give audiences an opportunity to experience new arts organizations - so please select five performances with companies who you haven't visited in the past year! There are plenty to choose from!

No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter to win tickets through Free Night.