June is coming and so are the glorious, golden days of summer! Summer only comes once a year, Houston (last we checked), so there’s no excuse. It’s not only recommended but required that you get out and enjoy it.Let’s get your summer started on the right foot with the best June events around the Bayou City. HOUSTON ZOO AFTER DARKThis summer the Houston Zoo is staying open late just for the 21-and-up crowd to serve up the fun. June’s event is “Sip and Sea” where you’ll relax and sip a favorite glass of wine against the elegant backdrop of the Zoo’s beautiful Reflection Pool. Sounds wonderful, doesn’t it? Wear your favorite white attire for this al fresco evening under the stars.Attendees will have an opportunity to learn more about the Zoo’s aquatic animals, like sea lions and sea turtles, and how the Houston Zoo is helping save them in the wild. The evening will be accompanied by a live jazz band belting out smooth tunes all night long.INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF SHERLOCK HOLMESIt’s no mystery that Sherlock Holmes’ adventures have regaled audiences for over a century. The Houston Museum of Natural Science creates an interactive experience that combines science with history and culture to bring to life the historic underpinnings of author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s rich and vibrant stories.Visit Houston is geeked out to learn about “his practices and techniques” that have “changed the way police work was conducted and remain in practice today.”UNLIMITED LASER TAGThe name alone sells it—Unlimited Laser Tag at Palava Family Entertainment Center!The themed adventure invites you to challenge your skills against the wrath of the Mayan for whose temple base is secreted away within the torturous jungle and fiercely guarded by a tribe of highly skilled hunters. Organize and manage your team to capture their base while fending off savage attacks on your own home base.You’ll never forget Houston in June! Kickstart the summer with the best events around H-Town.