Some Favorite Places in Houston
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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Upcoming things to do in Houston!
November 24, 2015 - February 21, 2016
Discovery Green Houston, TX
The Discovery Green Field of Light comprises 4,500 radiant, frosted glass spheres atop slender stems connected by illuminated fiber optic. The spheres and stems wait quietly until dusk and then bloom with gentle rhythms of colored light as darkness falls over the park. Details
January 28 - February 7, 2016
Alley Theatre 615 Texas Ave, Houston, TX
The Festival will feature a combination of readings and workshops of six new plays. Playwrights will have the opportunity to work with a director and a company of actors to develop the play, while also offering audiences a first look at the work and insight into the playwriting process. Details
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Houston City Hall 901 Bagby St, Houston, TX
Thousands of citizens across the great State of Texas visit our festival every year. From the exciting entertainment to the remarkable cuisine, the Texas Lunar Festival not only celebrates Houston…but every culture across our beautiful planet. Details
Saturday, February 13, 2016 7:00 p.m.
Hilton Americas - Houston 1600 Lamar Houston, TX
This elegant occasion will gather business leaders, professionals, philanthropists, and other community members to raise funds, build passion and celebrate the commitment to fight heart disease and stroke. The annual black tie event will consist of cocktails, dinner, dancing and a live auction. Details
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Sam Houston Race Park 7575 North Sam Houston Pkwy W, Houston, TX
Don’t miss the Wine Tasting Event on the club level for just $20 including General Admission to the track, 6 tastings and a commemorative Sam Houston Race Park tasting glass.
March 1 - 20, 2016
NRG Stadium Reliant Pkwy, Houston, TX
The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ was organized for charitable, educational and scientific purposes to encourage and promote the breeding, raising and marketing of better livestock and farm products at public fairs and to promote and maintain research and educational functions within the livestock industry. Details
March 11 - 13, 2016
Several Venues Houston, TX
Azalea is the name given to the various spectacular flowering shrubs of the Heath family that are in full bloom each spring in Houston, Texas. These showy flowers flourish at seven Houston locations in varying shades of pink, purple, white, red and are a magnificent sight to behold.
Sunday, March 13, 2016 2:00 p.m.
Champion Forest Dr and ending at Kuykendahl, Houston, TX
The parade benefits Cypress Creek EMS Education Scholarship programs. Thanks to the community, the parade committee has raised over $100,000 over the last 5 years!
March 17 - 20, 2016
South Shore Harbour Resort and Conference Center 2500 South Shore Blvd, League City, TX
The Show will again feature a wide selection of boats, ranging in size from 10ft-100ft plus, including Sail Boats, Motor Yachts, Power Boats, Pontoon Boats, Cruisers, Sportfishing Boats, Catamarans, Bay Boats and Ski Boats, with many available for demo at the docks!
Saturday, March 20, 2016
Downtown Houston, TX
The 10k has been a Houston tradition for more than 30 years and attracts more than 3000 runners, walkers, and volunteers. We'll be continuing the Bayou City Classic 5k Fun Run & Walk which was added in 2012 for more family fun!
Sunday, March 20, 2016
City Hall l901 Bagby Houston, TX
The annual bike ride offers Houstonians and visitors a unique way to view the city with routes winding through Houston’s historic neighborhoods, scenic districts and parks while raising funds for the city’s Reforest Houston program. With three ride length options, the Tour de Houston is the perfect event for leisure riders or cycling enthusiasts.