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!
October 10 - 11, 2015 10:00 a.m.
downtown Houston, TX
Fine Arts Festival with Children's Creative Zone, food and drinks and Broadway in Houston's Broadway Cafe and the performing arts stage with multicultural music and dance presented by The Cultural Arts Council of Houston Harris County (CACHH). Details
October 16, 2014
Silver Street Studios 2000 Edwards Houston, TX
This high-profile event attracts over 800 Houston philanthropists, including executives from many of the top socially-responsible corporations in Texas. Top local chefs prepare food for the guests while premium wine tasting and exclusive live auction items are also included -- a truly unique fine dining event. Details
Saturday, October 17, 2015 7:00 p.m.
The Home of Randy and Brenda Bartley
Great food, entertainment, a spectacular fashion show, and much more, provide for this premier event to be one of a kind. And as we come together to party for a cause, the American Cancer Society will continue to save lives and create more birthdays by helping people to stay well and get well, find cures, and fight back against a disease that has taken too many lives. Details
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
October 24, 2015
Hotel ZaZa 5701 Main St, Houston, TX
Founded in Houston in 1947, Easter Seals Greater Houston provides a wide variety of needed services to individuals of all ages with all types of disabilities and their families in the five counties surrounding the Houston area. Details
October 31, 2015
Sam Houston Race Park 7575 North Sam Houston Pkwy W, Houston, TX
Post race food and beverages are served inside the pavilion with Halloween themed music playing in the background. Awards are given to the top three finishers in each five year age category. Overall winners and top costumes are also awarded during the ceremony with door prizes being randomly drawn from the list of race numbers. Details
November 7, 2015
NRG Park 8400 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX
Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke — the nation’s No.1 and No.4 killers. Thank you, our walkers, donors and volunteers who help fight heart disease and stroke. You are why we have the American Heart Association Heart Walk. Life is why is why we have our mission. Details
November 7, 2015
Minute Maid Park 400 Hamilton St, Houston, TX
Alzheimer's further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association. The Alzheimer's Association is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization. All donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law. Details
Saturday, November 7, 2015 12:00 p.m.
Little Woodrows - Midtown 2306 Brazos S Houston, TX
Join us when Houston's most popular restaurants will battle for bragging rights in the YPC Chili Cook-Off!Participants will get to sample creations by chefs from all over Houston while raising money for Child Advocates' fight against child abuse. Details
Thursday, November 12 - 15, 2015
NRG Center One NRG Park Houston, TX
For those with a passion to shop, the Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market will feature 300 merchants, offering unique items for everyone, including home décor, food, clothing, toys, toiletries, novelties, ornaments, pottery, pewter, accessories and more…just in time for your holiday shopping! Details
November 13, 2015
Redneck Country Club 11110 W Airport Blvd, Stafford, TX
Team Never Quit presents Patriot Tour 2015 Featuring Marcus Luttrell, Taya Kyle, Chad Fleming, David Goggins and special guest Pete Scobell For his 2015 Patriot Tour, Marcus Luttrell, Navy SEAL and author of Lone Survivor, Service and the inspiration behind the Hollywood Blockbuster Lone Survivor, brings his Patriot Tour to twenty cities across the U.S. with a number of special guests and performers. Details
November 14 - 15, 2015
Traders Village 7979 N Eldridge Pkwy, Houston, TX
Several hundred Native Americans, representing dozens of tribes from across the United States, will take part in this celebration of their culture and heritage. The drums will beat for the dancers in full regalia of feathers, buckskin, bells and beadwork competing for prize money and awards in eighteen different dance categories. Details
Saturday, November 21, 2015 9:30 a.m.
Minute Maid Park 501 Crawford St. Houston, TX
We Step Out to do our part to Stop Diabetes and take steps to improve our health! Participants are changing the future and making a positive impact in the lives of those who are affected by diabetes. You can too! Details
Thanksgiving Morning, Thursday, November 26, 2015 7:00 a.m.
Dillard's by the Galleria Houston, TX
Bring your family and friends together and join us for a fun and healthy Thanksgiving tradition that everyone will love. Proceeds benefit the families served by Neighborhood Centers Inc. Details
November 27, 2015
Post Oak Boulevard Houston, TX
This FREE family event features festive music by local groups; holiday characters including larger than life Santa’s reindeer; a special appearance from Santa; lighting of more than a half million twinkling lighting on 80 trees and an incredible fireworks extravaganza. Details
November 27 – December 27, 2015
Theater at Wortham Theater Center, 501 Texas St at Smith St, Houston, TX
A wonderful ballet for the entire family, The Nutcracker is the perfect way to introduce young children to the power and beauty of classical dance. Join Clara on her unforgettable journey as she travels to the Land of Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets, and marvel as the Sugar Plum Fairy and the Nutcracker Prince dance a pas de deux of crystalline beauty. Details
Sunday, December 5, 2015 8:00 a.m.
CITYCENTRE, 800 Town and Country Blvd., Houston, TX
Smile for the camera as we judge to see who has the best Christmas costume and win a great gift certificate. Enjoy pictures with Santa Clause and special treats after the fun run. This year we will be assisting the "Firefighters Helping Firefighters" again by contributing funds from the Rudolph Fun Run registrations to this organzation. Details