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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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Second International Festival 2014
September 13, 2014 11:00am
Independence Park 3919 Liberty Dr Pearland TX

The Festival is going to be filled with live music, cultural dancing performances, activities, international food and vendor booths, children's entertainment, a kids zone, as well as the “Taste of Pearland” VIP tent with wine and fine art. Details.
Running of the Bulls
September 14, 2014 8:15am
NRG Park 1 Reliant Pkwy, Houston, TX

Presented by HEB, the competitive run is chip-timed and is open to participants of all ages and fitness levels. In order to have racing time recorded, competitors must register for the competitive run. Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in each age bracket. Benefits Houston Texans Foundation and Houston Methodist. Details.
Houston Fine Art Fair
September 18 - 21, 2014
George R. Brown Convention Center 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX

Leading galleries, from around the world, including Texas, California & New York as well as Latin America, will offer a wide array of paintings, drawings, print editions, installations, sculpture, & photography. Details.
Once Upon A Time 4th Annual Gala for Hope Endowment
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Sugar Land Marriott Town Square 16090 City Walk, Sugar Land, TX

Hope Endowment deeply thanks Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital for their continued support in being the presenting sponsor for the Hope Endowment 4th Annual Once Upon A Time Gala. This event would not be possible without their support. Our Mission: To empower children in India to transcend poverty by providing a safe, caring, compassionate home and prepare these children with education and social development. Details.
19th Annual Texas Home & Garden Show
September 20 - 21, 2014
NRG Center Houston, TX

Explore a wide range of the newest home and garden products – From windows and doors to ceilings and floors. If it belongs in a home you'll find it at the Home and Garden Show. Details.
Festival Chicano
October 2 - 4, 2014
Miller Outdoor Theatre 6000 Hermann Park Dr Houston, TX

A cultural celebration of Chicano music—including Tejano, Conjunto, Mariachi and Orchestra—in one of the oldest ongoing events of its kind in the world. Details.
Houston Greekfest 2014
October 2 - 5, 2014
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral 3511 Yoakum Blvd Houston TX

Houston Greek Fest is our largest fund raiser and all proceeds benefit the Parish to fund upkeep of the Church and the many Ministries and community activities we provide. The festival gives us the opportunity to share our Greek Heritage with Houston and the surrounding communities. Details.
The Houston Italian Festival
October 9 - 12, 2014
University of St. Thomas 3800 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX

Festa Italiana is one of the largest ethnic festivals in the city - an event that attracts thousands of Houstonians! Growth has been a 32-year dedication to the commitment Houston Italians made to themselves to maintain their cultural heritage, and to their hometown to be active participants in Houston's development as a major city. Details.
Bayou City Art Festival Downtown
October 11 - 12, 2014
Downtown Houston, TX

Hundreds of artists are joined by music, food and fun. Over the past 43 years, the festivals have raised over $35 million benefitting arts education for children, adults, local arts and community service organizations and Houston parks throughout Greater Houston Details.
Texas Renaissance Festival
weekends October 11 - November 30, 2014
21778 FM 1774 Todd Mission, TX 77363

Each of our 8 weekends showcases an exciting and unique theme. These Adventures have been fashioned to spotlight those shows, characters, food, drink, shops, artists and games that will enhance your festival experience. Details.
2014 Houston Signature Chefs Auction
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.
2013 Superhero Run
October 18, 2014
CityCentre 800 Town and Country Blvd Houston, TX

Everyone can become a superhero for the day by wearing their favorite superhero costume to the run. Our goal is to raise funds and awareness so that we can continue our work as heroes for some of Houston’s littlest victims. Details.
Korean Festival Houston
October 18, 2014
Discovery Green, 1500 Mckinney Ave. Houston, TX

The 2014 K-Fest will provide a fair-like atmosphere for diverse groups and performers such as traditional Korean dancers, Korean folk musicians, TaeKwonDo masters, and Korean American musicians who will conduct demonstrations and exhibit their unique talents. Details.
The Bash: A Halloween Happening
October 25, 2014
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.
Wings Over Houston Airshow
November 1 - 2, 2014
Ellington Airport 510 Ellington Field, Houston, TX

One of Houston's largest non-profit civic events, the Wings Over Houston Airshow 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.
19th Annual Children's Festival
November 8, 2014
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion 2005 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands, TX

Entertainment spans from local community performances to awarding-winning children’s performers, meaning you are sure to enjoy the show! Lots of activities are located in the different zones, so every child has something to enjoy. Details.
2014 Houston Heart Walk
November 8, 2014
Reliant Park Houston, TX

Competitive 5k walk to promote walking as a part of a healthy lifestyle, while raising funds to support cardiovascular research and educational programs for the American Heart Association. Details.
19th Annual Children's Festival
November 8 - 9, 2014
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion 2005 Lake Robbins Dr, The Woodlands, TX

Entertainment spans from local community performances to awarding-winning children’s performers, meaning you are sure to enjoy the show! Lots of activities are located in the different zones, so every child has something to enjoy. Details.
Walk MS: Houston
November 9, 2014 8:00am
University of Houston 4500 University Dr, Houston, Texas

Come out and walk for "the future of a world free of MS". MS Society funds cutting edge research, drives change through advocacy and helps people with MS and their families move forward with their lives. Details.
Soiree Beaujolais & Beyond!
November 20, 2014
JW Marriott Houston 5150 Westheimer, Houston, TX

This food & wine festival is an annual Houston tradition organized by the French American Chamber of Commerce. It is dedicated to celebrate France’s nation-wide Beaujolais festival, which allows one to discover the delicate flavors of the Beaujolais wine. Details.
TXU Energy Turkey Trot
November 27, 2014
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. Sign up today! Details.
TXU Energy Turkey Trot
November 27, 2014
Dillard’s by the Galleria

The TXU Energy Houston Turkey Trot is now the second largest foot-race in Houston making it among the largest Thanksgiving races in the nation. In just five years, the Houston Turkey Trot has more than doubled in participation and revenue benefiting Houston residents. Details.

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