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Easter Celebration

April 20

Celebrate the arrival of spring with this celebration. Past festivities have included an Easter egg ...

Corpus Christi

Birdiest Festival in America

April 24-28

Spotlighting South Texas' peak spring migration, this festival features optional guided birding fiel...


Babes on Bay

May 17-18

The largest one-day women angler fishing tournament in the country. Women from all over Texas and ac...


Galveston Symphony Orchestra

April 21

Conductor Dr. Trond Saeverud and the Galveston Symphony Orchestra perform....


April 27

This Tony Award winning Best Musical is lovingly ripped off from the film classic “Monty Python an...

"Jack and the Beanstalk"

May 1

This musical adaptation is a rollicking retelling of the classic fairy tale. ...

An Evening with Johnny Mathis

May 4

What makes Johnny Mathis such an enduring star? His hits are timeless; his voice is like no other. H...

"Kinky Boots"

June 13

The winner of every major Best Musical award, "Kinky Boots" is based on true events. This hit produc...


Freedom Fest

July 3

This Independence Day celebration is filled with live music, food vendors, carnival rides, business ...


"Tom Loeser: Please Please Please"

Feb. 2-May 12

In partnership with the Museum of Craft and Design in San Francisco, the Houston Center for Contempo...

"To Be of Use: The Functional Ceramics of Mike Helke, Ayumi Horie, and East Fork"

Feb. 2-May 12

This group exhibition demonstrates the uniqueness, independent spirit, and social relevance found in...

"Little Shop of Horrors"

March 6-April 28

This smash sci-fi musical has devoured the hearts of theatre-goers for over 30 years. A nerdy flower...


April 16-28

Based on E.L. Doctorow’s powerful book about immigrants and the fight for the American soul in the...

"Murder for Two"

April 24-June 16

The hit show that is selling out across the country is now coming to Houston. Everyone is a suspect ...

Da Camera Presents: Ashberyana

April 30

Da Camera joins forces with renowned American composers and musicians to celebrate John Ashbery’s ...

Da Camera Presents: Weinberg and Mendelssohn

May 10

Since Houston Grand Opera’s revival of Mieczyslaw Weinberg’s opera, "The Passenger," the posthum...

Mercury Chamber Orchestra: Beethoven's Fifth

May 11

Mercury presents Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony—powerful and explosively dramatic—alongside his he...

"Sex with Strangers"

May 22-June 9

A sly comedy about lust, love, and personal identity in the tell-all internet age. Snowbound at a re...

National African Violet Show

May 31-June 1

A spectacular showcase and judged show of African violets and others in the Gesneriad family of plan...


Denim and Diamonds

May 16

Enjoy a dinner and dance to raise money for Palacios Boys and Girls Club. There is also live and sil...


Palacios Trail Riders Association Annual Trail Ride

April 26-28

Event kicks off with a dinner and auction on Friday at Blessing Community Center. The trail ride wil...

Memorial Commemoration BBQ Cookoff-Kickball Tourney

May 24-25

Eightth annual event includes an adult co-ed tourney, cookoff, washer tournament, crawfish boil, and...

Port Aransas

Texas SandFest

April 26-28

The largest master sand sculpting competition in the U.S., this family event offers attendees a week...

Port Arthur

Cajun Fest

April 20

This event celebrates the area’s diverse cultures with music and good food. In the 1700s and 1800...

S.A.L.T Memorial Classic Fishing Tournament

May 25-26

The Saltwater Anglers' League of Texas (S.A.L.T) hosts this fishing tournament full of family fun. F...


Easter Sunrise Services

April 21

Join in for the annual Easter sunrise service. Bring your lawn chairs. ...

Kite Festival

April 27-28

Watch kites soar through the sky at this annual festival held by the Rockport Cultural Art District....

Nautical Flea Market

May 4-5

This 18th Annual event is hosted by the Rockport Yacht Club. Find nautical treasures, including book...

Festival of Wine and Food

May 25-26

The Texas Maritime Museum will celebrate Memorial Day weekend with this 22nd annual festival. Enjo...

Santa Fe

Taste of Santa Fe and Business Expo

April 25

This year's event has over 50 booths and a variety of food from local restaurants. It's a great even...

South Padre Island

Sand Crab Run

April 27

This run, entirely on sand, is a great way to get a little exercise under the stars on a beautiful S...

Run the Jailbreak

May 4

The Jailbreak Beach Escape has become a South Padre Island tradition. Each May, thousands of runners...

Memorial Day Fireworks

May 26

Join together at the South Padre Island Entertainment District for Memorial Day Fireworks at 9:15 p....


"The Music Man"—Concert Musical

May 19

In a Fort Bend first, FBSO and FBSO Chorus, in association with Queensbury Theatre, cap off the seas...

Sugar Land

Celtic Woman–Ancient Land

April 26

The Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum international music group returns to North America with a brand...

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