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!
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
Saturday August 11, 2018
Downtown Aquarium, 410 Bagby st Houston, TX
Out/back certifed course run on Memorial Dr. starting at the Downtown Aquarium! DJ, food, softdrinks, prizes, fun stuffed animal age group winners, t-shirt, and lots of fun! Benefits Parrot Trust Fund. Details
August 25, 2018
East Beach 1923 Boddeker Galveston, TX
American Institute of Architects Houston hosts its annual free Sandcastle Competition at East Beach in Galveston each June. For years, the competition has enticed some of the most talented architects and designers as well as drawn an average of 20,000 spectators. Details
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Minute Maid Park - Houston Astros 501 Crawford St. Houston, TX
Register, form a team, and invite your friends and family to join. Or, join an existing team. Then, be a fearless fundraiser for the kids of St. Jude, and explore the cool gear you can earn. Details
Saturday, September 29, 2018
MD Anderson Cancer Center Valet Area - Mays Clinic - 1180 Pressler Street
Sign-up for an AIM Walk & Fun Run to support AIM’s efforts to find the CURE. Details
September 29, 2018
The Water Works
Put on your Lederhosen and Dirndls, enjoy a variety of German beer and the best polka music in Texas. Get your boots and cowboy hats on and enjoy amazing local craft beers. Oktoberfest Houston showcases German and Texas culture in one fantastic day! Details
September 29 – November 25, 2018
21778 F.M. 1774 Plantersville, TX
The enchanted 60-acre village comes to life as all of Europe pays homage to the king and queen with eight themed weekends. Hundreds of costumed performers are showcased in over 200 daily performances.
October 20 - 21, 2018
Ellington Airport, Houston
This airshow takes off and lands at Houston’s Ellington Field. The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and the Navy’s Blue Angels have wowed onlookers in past years with aerial acrobatics, while aircraft from current Air Force and Navy inventories is on display. Details