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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 Livestock Show and Rodeo™
February 27 - March 18, 2018
One NRG Park Houston, TX
The kickoff for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ is the Rodeo Parade, after trail riders ride into town and set up camp in Memorial Park. All 20 championship rodeo competitions are concluded with entertainment by music superstars. Details.
Buffalo Bayou Regatta
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Allen’s Landing 1001 Commerce Street Houston, TX
The Buffalo Bayou Regatta is the largest canoe and kayak race in Texas. Over 200 vessels are expected to hit the waters in in west Houston, racing and enjoying the day, ending in Sesquicentennial Park in Downtown Houston. Details.
Tour de Houston
Sunday, March 18, 2018
Hermann Square at City Hall located at 901 Bagby Houston, TX
Now in its 11th year, 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. Details.
Bayou City Art Festival
March 23 - 25, 2018
MEMORIAL PARK 6501 1/2 Memorial Drive Houston, TX
The Bayou City Art Festival at Memorial Park kicks off spring as Houston’s premier outdoor fine arts event. Details.
Fight For Air Climb
Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 8 AM
1001 Fannin Building (Formerly First City Tower) Houston, TX
When you participate in a Fight For Air Climb, you are stepping up to make a positive impact in the lives of those affected by lung disease. Participants raise funds to support the mission of the American Lung Association while training to climb the stairs of a skyscraper. Details.
Houston Open
March 26 - April 1, 2018
Golf Club Of Houston 5680 Wilson Road Humble, TX
Played at the Golf Club of Houston, 156 of the world's best golfers compete in the Houston Open in pursuit of the $5 million-plus purse. Details.
Taste of the Caribbean Festival
March 31 - April 1, 2018
BH Ranch Entertainment and Event Center 14149 Buxley St, Houston, TX
"Taste Of The Caribbean Festival" is an annual celebration of the FOOD, the MUSIC, the DANCE, the POETRY, the ART, and the overall CULTURE of the Caribbean. Details.
McDonald’s Houston Children’s Festival
April 7 - 8, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.
901 Bagby, Houston, Texas
Two days of games, circus acts, rides, food, beverages, and entertainment for all ages centered in downtown Houston. Details.
Animal Egg Hunt at the Houston Zoo
Friday, April 14, 2018 at 9:00 am
Houston Zoo 200 Hermann Park Dr Houston, TX
Stroll through the zoo and see all of the paper maché eggs that the animals are playing with throughout the day. Details.
Art Car Parade
Friday, April 14, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.
Downtown Houston, TX
More than 250,000 spectators line downtown’s streets to view this parade, which showcases Houston’s most outlandish folk art creations on wheels. The Fruit Mobile, a 1967 Ford station wagon, started the craze in 1986. Details.
The Light Festival
April 14, 2018
Royal Purple Raceway 2525 FM 565 Baytown, TX
The Lights Fest is an experience where thousands of friends and families gather to listen to live music, fill up on great food and light up life by sharing personal wishes, dreams and goals. Details.
Chocolate And Art Show
April 20 - 21, 2018
Buffalo Bayou Park 1800 Allen Pkwy & Memorial Drive Houston, TX
Indulge yourself in some of Houston's finest up-and-coming artists, photographers and creators! There is something for every body including live body painting, live music, face-painting, live portraits and free chocolate! Details.
WorldFest: Houston International Film Festival
April 20 - 29, 2018
The AMC Studio 30 at Dunvale 2949 Dunvale Rd Huston, TX
WorldFest brings a blend of feature films, shorts, screenplays, TV commercials, music videos and documentaries to viewers throughout the area. Details.
Houston Dragon Boat Festival
Saturday, May 5, 2018
Houston, TX (Allen's Landing)
The festival will showcase 30 teams competing along the banks of Buffalo Bayou at Allen's Landing, and will feature Asian cuisine, music, arts and crafts, and cultural performances for the whole family. Details.
Zoo Ball
Saturday, May 5, 2018
Houston Zoo, Houston, TX
This annual affair is a springtime celebration like no other. The black-tie evening will feature animal ambassadors, live and silent auctions, a seated dinner, and dancing to the tunes of IDT Band. Details.
Houston Gala 2018
Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 6:00 PM
Hilton Americas-Houston 1600 Lamar Street Houston, TX
Spectacular fashion show by Manish Malhotra , India's top fashion designer brings Bollywood glamour to Houston for the first time. Benefiting education and literacy in India. Details.
Houston Crawfish, Crab & Grill Festival
May 12 - 13, 2018
Hobby Event Center, 9906 Gulf Freeway
Crawfish, music and more Details.
Pasadena Strawberry Festival
May 18 - 20, 2018
Pasadena Fairgrounds 7603 Red Bluff Rd Pasadena, TX
A barbecue cook-off, a beauty pageant, arts and crafts, live entertainment, teen battle of the bands and the world's largest strawberry shortcake are all part of the Pasadena Strawberry Festival. Details.
May 25 - 27, 2018
George R. Brown Convention Center 1001 Avenida De Las Americas Houston, TX
Comicpalooza continues to be the best multi-format pop culture con in the southwest including J-Fashion, cosplay, a film festival, literary conference, a code fest, maker space, Mars Rover rides, video and tabletop gaming, professional wrestling, & roller derby bouts. Details.
Pride Houston
Monday, June 23, 2018 at 12 P.M.
Downtown Surrounding City Hall Houston, TX
The largest Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transsexual event in the Southwest takes place each year during the Houston Pride Parade where 1,000 participants entertain 150,000 spectators with an empowering blend of light, color and sound with beautiful floats, costumes and performances. Details.
AIA Houston Sandcastle Competition
Saturday August 25, 2018
East Beach 1923 Boddeker Galveston, TX
The AIA SandCastle Competition is a fund-raising event for AIA Houston and ArCH Foundation as well as one of the top five revenue generating events for the City of Galveston. This year over 60 teams have their eyes and shovels set on winning the prestigious Golden Bucket Award. Details.

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