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Habsburg Splendor: Masterpieces from Vienna’s Imperial Collections

June 14 – September 13, 2015
In 2015, a major American collaboration will bring masterworks amassed by one of the longest-reigning European…

Houston Restaurant Weeks

August 01 – September 7, 2015
Established in 2003, HRW is a fun-filled dining event benefiting the Houston Food Bank. Held simultaneously in…

Houston Shakespeare Festival

August 01 – 09, 2015
The Houston Shakespeare Festival, a professional project of the University of Houston, is a two-week event where…
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22nd Annual TransCanada Theater District Open House

  • August 30, 2015 - August 30, 2015
  • Location: Downtown Houston Theater District
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Houston’s Theater District is the second largest in the United States, and each year, more than 1,000 live performances of music, theater and dance take place in Houston’s downtown perform...

Eat Well, Play Well Exhibit

  • From: May 16, 2015 - September 07, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: The Health Museum
  • Address: 1515 Hermann Drive, Houston, TX 77004
  • Location: The Health Museum
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Eat Well, Play Well encourages healthy living by teaching the science of making healthy food choices and helping children and adults discover there are many fun and interesting ways to stay active. Vi...

George Hermann's 172nd Birthday Party

  • August 06, 2015 - August 06, 2015
  • Location: Hermann Park
  • Address: 6201-A Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030
  • Location: Hermann Park

Come join us as we celebrate the 172nd birthday of Hermann Park’s namesake. In honor of his 172nd birthday, children 12 and under can ride the Hermann Park Railroad for $1.72. The Houston Fire D...

Habsburg Splendor: Armor Demonstration

On Mondays, when the Museum is closed to the general public, guests are invited to take part in an exclusive series of in-depth tours led by Museum art historians who will share their expansive knowle...

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Museum Exhibitions

Habsburg Splendor: Masterpieces from Vienna’s Imperial Collections

In 2015, a major American collaboration will bring masterworks amassed by one of the longest-reigning European dynasties to the United States. Habsburg Splendor: Masterpieces from Vienna's Imperial C...

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Food & Beverage

Houston Restaurant Weeks

  • From: August 01, 2015 - September 07, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: City-Wide
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Established in 2003, HRW is a fun-filled dining event benefiting the Houston Food Bank. Held simultaneously in restaurants in the greater Houston area, Houston Restaurant Weeks is the largest single ...

Houston Shakespeare Festival

The Houston Shakespeare Festival, a professional project of the University of Houston, is a two-week event where you can catch performances of Shakespheare's Macbeth and The Merchant of Venice d...

Shark!

Get to know sharks in a new interactive, informative live touch tank experience. See what it's like to get up close and personal with sharks at the live shark touch tank, track great white sharks swi...

Theater District Open House

  • August 30, 2015 - August 30, 2015
  • Location: Wortham Centre, Jones Hall, Hobby Center
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Don't miss this free 10-hour festival showcasing Houston's diverse musical landscape. Spend the day at Jones Hall to enjoy dozens of free performances and activities! Begin the day with a visit to the...

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2015 Houston Afrifest

  • August 29, 2015 - August 29, 2015
  • Location: Houston Baptist University (HBU) Holcombe Mall
  • Address: 7502 Fondren Road, Houston, TX 77074
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This is the third African festival organized by NAMC and her partners for the Houston community. The festival will showcase the rich and diverse cultures of African countries and will feature live mus...

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Live Music

3 Mundos Tour: Jerry Rivera, Henry Santos and Fulanito

  • August 08, 2015 - August 08, 2015
  • Location: Arena Theatre
  • Address: 7326 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77074
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For ticket information call the box office at 713-772-5900 or visit www.arenahouston.com.

5 Seconds of Summer

Teen heartthrob-rockers, 5 Seconds of Summer, return to Houston.

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Lectures and Seminars

5th Annual Houston History Conference

  • From: April 29, 2015 - September 13, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: MD Anderson Library at University of Houston
  • Address: 114 University DR, Houston, TX 77004

The Houston History Association is hosting its fifth annual Houston History Conference. Titled “On the Cusp: Houston in the 1860s,” the morning sessions will feature Houston in the 1860s. ...

A Destined Conflict: The U.S.–Mexican War

The new special exhibit of the San Jacinto Museum of History, "A Destined Conflict: The U.S. - Mexican War," opened on July 4, 2015 with prints, political cartoons, photographs, art, artifac...

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Film Free

Alamo Drafthouse Rolling Roadshow: Stand by Me

Join Alamo Drafthouse Cinema’s Rolling Roadshow for free flicks at the Houston Public Library, under the night sky and the glow of City Hall! Revel in the lore friendship, adventure and pie-eati...

Alamo Drafthouse's Rolling Roadshow and HPL Present: Stand By Me

Alamo Drafthouse's Rolling Roadshow and HPL Present "Story to Screen" Outdoor Movie Night Central Library Plaza | 500 McKinney, 77002 | 8 PM on Wednesdays Free flicks at the library, under...

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Live Music

American Idol Live!

American Idol Live! will give fans an opportunity to get up close and personal with the Top 5 Idols from Season 14. The Top 5 will showcase their individual artistry and talents all set to a live ban...

An Alcohol Infused Festival

  • August 07, 2015 - August 07, 2015
  • Location: The Silo, Live Music Venue
  • Address: 4601 Clinton Drive, Houston, TX 77063
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An Alcohol Infused Festival come to Houston! The Tipsy Dessert Bar is known for its homemade, high-proof, alcohol infused, nondairy frozen creams. Adult ice cream is the perfect combination of disti...

Apocalypse Ball

FrenetiCore presents the 4th annual Apocalypse Ball: Prohibition Edition on August 29 at Frenetic Theater. Join us at the speakeasy for a night of performances, hooch, hors d’oeuvres and forbidd...

Art + Studio Adult Workshop: Imperial Cameos

This workshop, in conjunction with Habsburg Splendor, introduces participants to ancient Roman Imperial cameos. Start by learning about the cameos in the exhibition, then, in a studio setting, use pol...

Art + Wine: "The Habsburgs' Cellar: Western Kingdoms"

Meets in the lobby of the Caroline Wiess Law Building The Habsburgs ruled over many European countries, and married into even more royal houses. Most of the nation states and regions in which the Hab...

Art Exhibition "Rhapsody in Orange"

Yuri Katchan was born in Minsk, Belarus. He resides in Houston with his wife Rita and has a daughter who lives in New York. Yuri is an engineer by trade but an artist at heart. Art is his passion and ...

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Lectures and Seminars

Authors and Asia: The Japan-South Korea Identity Clash

Japan and South Korea are Western-style democracies with open-market economies committed to the rule of law. They are also U.S. allies. Yet despite their shared interests, shared values, and geographi...

Bands on the Sand

  • From: June 26, 2015 - August 08, 2015 (Every Friday, Saturday)
  • Location: Moody Gardens - Palm Beach
  • Address: Seven Hope Blvd., Galveston, TX 77554
  • Location: Moody Gardens
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Visitors can make it a weekend of entertainment with the popular Bands on the Sand summer concert series at Palm Beach. This live music celebration series runs throughout the summer following each sho...

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Kid-friendly

Banfield FutureVet® “Woof-shops”

WHAT: What does it en-“tail” to be a responsible pet owner? Do you have what it takes to be a vet? The Children’s Museum of Houston has joined the FutureVet® pack to bring you ...

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