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An urban park in the heart of downtown Houston. In less than four years, the site that became Discovery Green was transformed from an undeveloped, concrete eyesore into a beautiful and vibrant destination adjacent to the George R. Brown Convention Center. Discovery Green exemplifies a successful public-private partnership between the City of Houston and Discovery Green Conservancy. Find out more!

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Houston Area Women’s Center’s 2015 Spring Gala
April 17, 2015
Royal Sonesta Hotel 2222 West Loop South Houston, TX
Join us for a "Moonlight Soiree" benefiting our mission to help individuals affected by domestic and sexual violence. Houston Texan and Houston Area Women's Center supporter Andre Johnson will be recognized as our Community Honoree. Details.
Zoo Ball
April 18, 2015
The Houston Zoo 6200 Hermann Park Dr Houston, TX
The elegant black-tie event will enchant guests with unique silent and live auction items, a spectacular seated dinner, live music, and of course, the Zoo’s amazing animal ambassadors. A highlight will be cocktails at the not-yet-opened Gorilla Habitat. Details.
Houston Ultimate Women's Expo
April 18 - 19, 2015
NRG Reliant Center - Houston, TX
featuring over 525 shopping booths featuring the very best products and services designed for women, their families and their household, including fashion, beauty, health, wellness, fitness, home décor, arts and crafts, home and garden and much more. Ultimate Women's Expo Keynote Speakers include Wynonna Judd, Regis Philbin, Wendy Williams, Amy Grant, Helen Hunt and more Details.
BP MS150
April 18 - 19, 2015
starts in Houston and ends in Austin
The BP MS 150 is a two-day fundraising bike ride organized by the National MS Society. The ride is the largest event of its kind in North America with 13,000 cyclists, 3,500 volunteers and countless spectators along the route and at the finish line in Austin. Details.
The Concours d’Elegance of Texas
April 24 - 26, 2015
La Torretta Lake Resort 600 La Torretta Blvd, Montgomery, TX
Concours d’Elegance is a prestigious automotive competition, which judges fine automobiles for appearance, originality and turnout, and celebrates the upscale lifestyle that accompanies the passion for collecting, showing or just enjoying great vintage motorcars and motorcycles. Details.
April 24 - 26 & May 1 - 4, 2014
Old Town Spring
The Texas Crawfish & Music Festival, one of the most anticipated festivals in the greater Houston area, is bigger and better than ever with 25 tons of Crawfish, bands performing on 3 stages over 2 weekends! Details.
TriGirl Super Sprint Triathlon
May 10, 2015
Alexander Deussen Park 12303 Sonnier St, Houston, TX
The event will consist of a 200 yard open water lake swim, 8 mile bike and a 2 mile run. The TriGirl Super Sprint Duathlon will consist of a 1/2 mile run, 8 mile bike and a 2 mile run. Details.
The Original Mud run Houston
May 23, 2015
Silverwood Country Retreat 23235 Margerstadt Waller, TX
Are you ready to play DIRTY? Don't worry we are too! The Original Mud Run is a 5K/10K military style obstacle course. 2013 marks its 4th year of piling on the grime in Houston. Yep this year we have two courses! A 5K, 3.1 mile course with 18 plus obstacles and a10K, 6.2 mile course with 30+ military style obstacles. Details.
Houston Water Festival
June 5 - 6, 2015
Discovery Green Houston, TX

Original music and art works by Chanson d'Eau in their first US appearance, the performance features floating, glowing "flowers" that open to reveal graceful dancers on Kinder Lake. The festival will also include a new commissioned dance performance, in celebration of water, by Karen Stokes Dance. Details.
New Home and Remodeling Show
June 20 - 21, 2015
The NRG Center Houston, TX
Thr show features the latest in New Construction trends as well as the finest in Remodeling techniques for any upcoming home improvement project. Show attendees can take advantage of this "one stop shopping opportunity" to meet industry experts one-on-one and compare exhibitors to find the expert that will best suit their needs. Details.
Houston Beer Festival
June 7 - 8, 2014
Sam Houston Park 1000 Bagby St, Houston, TX
HBF features live entertainment with 4 stages of music hosting local and national acts. In addition to the entertainment, the Festival will feature a wide variety of arts and crafts along with many types of food and beverage. A wide variety of beers, both commercial and craft, will be sold. Details.
2015 Freedom Over Texas
July 4, 2015
Downtown Houston, TX
The Mayor’s Official 4th of July Celebration has been a six hour event of festivities and tradition in Houston, for decades. Located in the newly renovated Eleanor Tinsley Park on Buffalo Bayou, it has become Houston’s signature annual Independence Day celebration and attracts nationally recognized recording artists as well as regional and local talent. Details.
Houston World Series of Dog Shows
July 15 - 19, 2015
NRG Stadium Reliant Pkwy, Houston, TX
Celebrating 38 years, the Houston World Series of Dog Shows brings together hundreds of dogs to compete in events such as conformation and obedience. The lively performance events, exhibitions and relay races make for a great family event! Details.
Amazing Houston Comic Con
Sept 4 - 6, 2015
George R Brown Convention Center 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX

Meet your favorite creators and celebrities at this 3-day event, filled with a giant exhibitors hall, an international artist alley, video game arena, hundreds of people in costume and more. There is something for everyone at the Amazing Houston Comic Con, from After Hours parties to family fun on Sunday Kid’s Day! Details.
Wings Over Houston Airshow
October 17 - 18, 2015
Ellington Airport 510 Ellington Field, Houston, TX

One of Houston's largest non-profit civic events, the proceeds are used to sponsor the Wings Over Houston Scholarship Program for college students studying for careers in aviation, Aviation Career Education (ACE) Summer Academy for high school juniors and seniors interested in aviation, Commemorative Air Force aircraft restoration and flying historical programs, Exchange Club of Sugar Land, Rotary Club, and many other area non-profit groups. Details.

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