If you are looking to attend your first concert, then you are probably really excited and currently in the process of choosing. Another thing you can take solace in is knowing that currently even experienced concert-goers are just as excited right now because this will be the first concert anyone will be attending over the last 16 or more months because of the pandemic. A lot of popular and mainstream artists are booking shows for next year since more of the population will be vaccinated by then and a larger event can be held. So, you can pre-book your tickets in advance. However, there are also small, local concerts in Houston being held as well. So, you can attend those as a sort of a warmup and to help yourself know what to expect.
Different venues have different rules when it comes to attending a concert and since outdoor venues are currently being used, you want to look through different venues in your area and choose from there.
For first-time concert-goers, it is better to choose a better known or relatively popular venue since those have better management. You can go to an unknown venue, but then there are security concerns that you will have to be mindful of, which can be stressful for someone who just wants to go and have fun.
With outdoor venues, you want to be sure that you are hydrated, that you bring protection in case the event is held during the day, or else you might get sick or fatigued quickly. Another thing to keep in mind is timings. You want to arrive earlier than the show starts because there will be a line and if you want to buy drinks before the concert, then you need even more time. Dress comfortably and just have fun.