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Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

April 24, 2015
Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett come to Houston to perform songs from their acclaimed Jazz album "Cheek to…

3rd Annual Houston Barbecue Festival

April 26, 2015
20+ of Houston's best barbecue joints all in one place, at one time, for one price. This year's festival will…

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May 16 – 17, 2015
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Food & Beverage

3rd Annual Houston Barbecue Festival

  • April 26, 2015 - April 26, 2015
  • Location: NRG Park
  • Address: One NRG Park, Houston, TX 77054
  • Location: NRG Park
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20+ of Houston's best barbecue joints all in one place, at one time, for one price. This year's festival will feature all of last year's list of the who's who of Houston's best barbecue.   C...

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Museum Exhibitions

Becoming Modern: 19th-Century French Drawings from The Morgan Library & Museum and the Menil

  • From: February 27, 2015 - June 14, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: The Menil Collection
  • Address: 1515 Sul Ross Street, Houston, TX 77006
  • Location: The Menil Collection
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An exhibition that celebrates the remarkable holdings of two American art institutions and deepens their ongoing collaboration, Becoming Modern: Nineteenth-Century French Drawings from The Morgan Lib...

Blue Dog Artist George Rodrigue Memorial Retrospective

  • From: April 25, 2015 - July 05, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: West Ave., a Gables Development - 2nd Floor
  • Address: 2800 Kirby Drive, Suite B250, Houston, TX 77098
  • Location: West Ave., a Gables Development
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The family of Louisiana artist George Rodrigue (1944-2013) brings the world-renowned Cajun artist's work to Houston with a special exhibition in West Ave. at River Oaks featuring seventy-five origina...

Elton John

Elton John returns to Houston for his "All the Hits" tour celebrating the 40th anniversary of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road and five decades of fabulous pop tunes.

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Live Music

Roma Folk Lyricism

  • May 01, 2015 - May 01, 2015
  • Location: Duncan Recital Hall (Shepherd School of Music, Rice University)
  • Address: 6100 Main St. (Entrance 8 or 18), Houston, TX 77005
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Apollo’s season-finale program showcases works inspired by Roma (Gypsy) folk traditions including works by Bartok, Beethoven, Dana Wilson and Turkish-born composer Erberk Eryilmaz. Guest artist...

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett come to Houston to perform songs from their acclaimed Jazz album "Cheek to Cheek".

On-Going Events

"Broadway Babies" - We've Got Rhythm! We've Got Music!

  • April 25, 2015 - April 25, 2015
  • Location: Ovations Night Club
  • Address: 2356 Times Blvd., Ste. B, Houston, TX 77005
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Such talent will abound on The Mosaic Hub stage this April 25th, as the spectacle of Broadway meets Houston audiences. We've got rhythm. We've got music. Who could ask for anything more? But there i...

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Food & Beverage

"Demon Rum" Dinner at MFAH Rienzi

  • April 29, 2015 - April 29, 2015
  • Location: Rienzi
  • Address: 1406 Kirby Dr., Houston, TX 77019
  • Location: Rienzi

Join bartender Bobby Heugel (Anvil Bar & Refuge) and chef Chris Shepherd (Underbelly) for a unique dinner event that pairs historic rum cocktails with a decadent four-course meal. Dinner, prepare...

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Free Museum Exhibitions

"Rodrigue: Houston" Grand Opening Celebration

A public opening reception for "Rodrigue: Houston" will be held on Saturday, April 25th from 10 am - 6 pm in West Lake at River Oaks. The reception will include tours, family activities, and...

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Attractions

30-Minute Glass Blowing Experience

  • From: January 04, 2015 - June 28, 2015 (Every Sunday)
  • Location: Three Dimensional Visions - Glass Blowing Houston
  • Address: 17442 FM 2920 Rd, Tomball, TX 77377
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Every Sunday Three Dimensional Visions teaches a class on how to make small glass pieces including pumpkins, ornaments, hearts, paper weights, flowers. Check the website to see what the monthly speci...

5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche by Even Linder and Andrew Hobgood

  • From: April 30, 2015 - May 09, 2015 (Every Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Address: 1824 Spring Street, Houston, TX 77007
  • Location: Studio 101
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5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche by Even Linder and Andrew Hobgood In the face of an atomic bomb threat, the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein know what's really important: Quiche....

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Lectures and Seminars

A Conversation with Henry Paulson, Former Treasury Secretary

Henry (Hank) Paulson, Jr. has dealt with China unlike any other foreigner. As head of Goldman Sachs, Paulson had a pivotal role in opening up China to private enterprise. Then, as Treasury Secretary, ...

A Tribute To Marvin Hamlisch

  • From: April 24, 2015 - April 26, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Houston Symphony
  • Address: Jones Hall, 615 Louisiana Street, Houston, TX 77002
  • Location: Houston Symphony
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As a composer, Marvin Hamlisch won virtually every major award: three Oscars®, four Grammys®, four Emmys®, a Tony® and three Golden Globes®. On Broadway, he wrote the music for one...

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Galleries/Photography

Abstract Expressionist Kikuo Saito Exhibition

  • From: April 16, 2015 - May 07, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Octavia Art Gallery
  • Address: 3637 W. Alabama Street, Suite 120, Houston, TX 77027
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Octavia Art Gallery is pleased to present a selection of works from New York-based artist Kikuo Saito. Kikuo Saito was born in Tokyo, Japan in 1939 and moved to New York City in 1966. As a young ma...

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Free Kid-friendly

Alief Family YMCA Healthy Kids Day

  • April 25, 2015 - April 25, 2015
  • Location: Alief Family YMCA
  • Address: 7850 Howell-Sugarland Rd., Houston, TX 77083
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Enjoy a free community event of fun activities to inspire your family to keep your minds and bodies active. YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve health and...

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Live Music

All Time Low

  • April 27, 2015 - April 27, 2015
  • Location: House of Blues
  • Address: 1204 Caroline Street, Houston, TX 77002
  • Location: House of Blues
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All Time Low return to Houston!

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Lectures and Seminars

An Evening Lecture With James Van Praagh

  • April 30, 2015 - April 30, 2015
  • Location: Unity of Houston
  • Address: 2929 Unity Drive, Houston, TX 77057

James Van Praagh is considered a pioneer of the mediumship movement throughout the world and has been recognized as one of the most accurate spiritual mediums working today. He is a lecturer, teacher...

An Interactive Mystery Dinner Theater @ Hasta La Pasta

  • April 25, 2015 - April 25, 2015
  • Location: Hasta La Pasta
  • Address: 1450 W Grand Pkwy S, Suite E, Katy, TX 77494
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Hasta La Pasta is Teaming up with Murder by Chocolate to bring you an evening of Mystery and Mayhem! This is where the guests take on the suspect roles and could end up being the murderer or even b...

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Film Free

Artist's Choice Film Series at Cafe Brasil

  • April 20, 2015 - April 20, 2015
  • Location: Cafe Brasil
  • Address: 2604 Dunlavy St., Houston, TX 77098
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Houston Cinema Arts Society presents Artist's Choice Film Series at Cafe Brasil. The HCAS is excited to announce it's new free Artist's Choice Film Series at Brasil on April 20th! Artist's Choice Film...

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Miscellaneous

Artists Flea Market & Open Studios

  • April 25, 2015 - April 25, 2015
  • Location: Art Square Studios
  • Address: 2315 Commerce Street, Houston, TX 77002
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The Artists at Art Square Studios will open their studios for new and old works of art of all types. Many works are created using recycled materials or they are being recycled. Re-Think Art is an east...

ARTlines2: Poetry Contest

Join the MFAH to celebrate the success of the ARTlines2 national poetry contest at a special free event hosted at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) on Thursday, April 23, 2015 in the Brown Aud...

Authors & Asia: (Re)Imagining America

Immigration, border relations, labor practices - all are historic yet timely themes that helped define today's American landscape. This presentation by Dr. Shelley Fisher Fishkin and Dr. Stephen Kline...

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Live Music

Back to the 80's Party

In a few weeks the biggest and the most traditional retro party in Brazil will be back in Houston. After 19 years, and 41 editions in Brazil, 3 editions in Miami and 1 edition in Las Vegas, and 1 in H...

Bad Jews

  • From: April 15, 2015 - May 03, 2015 (Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
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Daphna has just returned from Israel, empowered by her journey and in love with an Israeli soldier. Meanwhile, her cousin Liam has fallen for an "American Girl" who is anything but Jewish. ...

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Food & Beverage

Bar Top Tastings at The Pastry War

  • Starting: January 07, 2014 (Recurring every 2 weeks Tuesday)
  • Location: The Pastry War

Bobby Heugel and Alba Huerta are launching semimonthly bar top tastings at The Pastry War. Every other Tuesday, beginning January 7, Bobby and Alba will guide 12 guests through an intimate tasting e...

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