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Upcoming Events

Amy Grant in Concert

Oct. 9

At 16, singer/songwriter Amy Grant sparked the fire of the contemporary Christian music movement wit...

Creole Heritage Festival

Sept. 26

Guests experience a full day of live music, an assortment of flavorful food from restaurants and foo...

Blanket Bingo

July 16

The popular park favorite is back. Join along for an exciting new season of Blanket Bingo, benefitin...

Saint Arnold Pub Crawl

July 18

Beer lovers rejoice! Saint Arnold Brewing Company host their ever-popular pub crawl through downtown...

Road to River Revival

Aug. 8

The popular River Revival Festival has grown so much, a road to it is being built at Market Square P...

Blanket Bingo

Aug. 20

The popular park favorite is back. Join along for an exciting new season of Blanket Bingo, benefitin...

Best of Asiatown Bus Tour

July 11

Explore shopping hotspots and visit lesser-known cultural heritage sites in Asiatown. Tour destinati...

Lost '80s Live

Aug. 21

Return to the days of synthesizers, cotton-candy hair, and skinny ties with Lost '80s Live. This Rea...

Best of Asiatown Bus Tour

July 11

Explore shopping hotspots and visit lesser-known cultural heritage sites in Asiatown. Tour destinat...

Texas Cigar Festival

Aug. 8

Cigar aficionados have access to manufacturers, exclusive cigars, great food, drinks, and sought-aft...

Comicpalooza

May 21-23

Texas’ largest pop-culture festival draws fans of art, celebrity, comics, films, gaming, and liter...

"1776"

Sept. 28-Oct. 10, 2021

Theatre Under The Stars presents the pre-Broadway engagement of "1776." They knew they would make hi...

Blanket Bingo

Sept. 17

Join along for an exciting new season of Blanket Bingo, benefiting Market Square Park and Buffalo Ba...

Blanket Bingo

Oct. 15

Join along for an exciting new season of Blanket Bingo, benefiting Market Square Park and Buffalo Ba...

"Rock of Ages"

Aug. 10-22, 2021

Theatre Under The Stars' all-new production of "Rock of Ages" takes you back to the time of bands wi...

The Oak Ridge Boys in Concert

Sept. 25

As one of country music's most popular acts with their four-part harmonies and upbeat songs, the Oak...

Keels and Wheels Uncorked

Oct. 1

The 11th annual benefit features an evening of fine wines and exceptional appetizers presented by so...

Bayou City Art Festival

Oct. 10-11

Downtown Houston becomes a mecca for guests to meet artists, view original works, and purchase one-o...

Celebration of Latin America

Sept. 18-20

As part of its opening season series, the new Houston Botanic Garden presents a full weekend of fami...

Dover Quartet with Brian Connelly in Concert

Sept. 22

These bright stars of the chamber music world present a program that collaborates with the superb sk...

Celebration of Asia

Oct. 2-4

As part of its opening season series, the new Houston Botanic Garden presents a full weekend of fami...

Celebration of the Mediterranean

Oct. 30-Nov. 1

As part of its opening season series, the new Houston Botanic Garden presents a full weekend of fami...

Celebration of Africa

Oct. 16-18

As part of its opening season series, the new Houston Botanic Garden presents a full weekend of fami...

Artemis Quartett in Concert

Oct. 22

Performing one of Beethoven's late-period quartets on the eve of his 250th birthday, the Artemis Qua...

VOCES8, A Choral Experience Concert

Nov. 10

Renowned British vocal ensemble VOCES8 delivers a diverse a cappella program of contemporary and cla...

"Amerikin"

Oct. 16-Nov. 15

Jeff Browning, a new father desperate for community, casually follows his buddy’s advice and tries...

"A Christmas Choir: A Ghost Story of Christmas"

Nov. 20-Dec. 30

Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Alley premiere of Michael Wilson’s adaptation, "A Christm...

"Clue"

Sept. 18-Oct 25

It’s a dark and stormy night, and you’ve been invited to a dinner party. Murder and blackmail ar...


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