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September 12 – November 1, 2014
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Lectures and Seminars

An Evening with Rob Lowe: Stories I Only Tell My Friends

Rob Lowe began his national acting career starring in the ABC television series "A New Kind of Family." Today, Lowe's charismatic talent & palpable success have radiated far beyond the ...

Anything Goes

All aboard for this saucy and splendid production of Anything Goes, winner of three 2011 Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival and Choreography! One of the greatest musicals in theater history, ...

Big Brew

Big Brew, a week-long celebration of craft beer at the George R. Brown Convention Center, kicks off October 20, 2014 with events around the city, followed by larger events October 23-26 at the George...

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Museum Exhibitions

Bulgari: 130 Years of Masterpieces

Bulgari: 130 Years of Masterpieces will be an exhibition of approximately 150 sizable pieces of jewelry from Bulgari?s Heritage Collection, including masterpieces from the historical archives of the ...

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Museum Exhibitions

Comfort and the Eighteenth-Century Interior

  • From: September 13, 2014 - February 01, 2015
  • Location: Rienzi
  • Address: 1406 Kirby Dr., Houston, TX 77019
  • Location: Rienzi
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The 18th century marked the birth of comfort as an everyday concept, evidenced by innovations in everything from furniture trends to sartorial styles. Objects from the period were increasingly designe...

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Museum Exhibitions

Dario Robleto: The Boundary of Life is Quietly Crossed

Artist Dario Robleto (b. 1972) has long explored emotional themes of the human condition, including love, loss, and grief. His sculptural work, which is labor-intensive and many times involves the tr...

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Museum Exhibitions

Experiments with Truth: Gandhi and Images of Nonviolence

  • From: October 02, 2014 - February 01, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: The Menil Collection
  • Address: 1515 Sul Ross, Houston, TX 77006
  • Location: The Menil Collection
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Art and Truth explores for the first time the resonance of Mahatma Gandhi’s ethics of nonviolence in the visual arts through both works of the late twentieth and twenty-first centuries and mast...

Jerusalem Quartet

This Houston favorite is back, bringing its "powerful sense of drama" [The Oregonian ] to Chamber Music Houston's stage. They will lend their energetic and lyric style to a program co...

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Museum Exhibitions

Monet and the Seine: Impressions of a River

  • From: October 26, 2014 - February 01, 2015
  • Location: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
  • Address: 1001 Bissonnet Street, Houston, TX 77005
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"I have painted the Seine throughout my life, at every hour, at every season," Claude Monet once said. "I have never tired of it: for me the Seine is always new." In October 2014, ...

Shaping Sound: Dance Reimagined

Break the Floor Productions, Brilliant and Tenenbaum bring North America's hottest new dance show is coming to Houston! Created by Emmy© Award-nominated choreographers Travis Wall, Nick Lazzari...

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Museum Exhibitions

Shark!

Get to know sharks in a new interactive, informative exhibition opening at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. See what it's like to get up close and personal with sharks at the live shark touch t...

Skatestock III Peace, Love & Skate-Legends

Skatestock III will be a Celebration of Skateboarding's Legends, Live Music, and Art. This event connects the dots between Skateboarding; Surfing; Art; Music & Science. Skateboarders Past and Pres...

Wings of the City by Jorge Marin

  • From: September 05, 2014 - February 08, 2015
  • Location: Discovery Green
  • Address: 1500 McKinney Street, Houston, TX 77010
  • Location: Discovery Green
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Discovery Green proudly presents Wings of the City, an exhibition of nine bronze sculptures by famed Mexican artist Jorge Marín. The free art installation will be on display throughout the par...

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Museum Exhibitions

[Opening] Round 41: Process and Action: An Exploration of Ideas

Process and Action: An Exploration of Ideas explores the ways in which contemporary artists deal with labor-intensive practices by highlighting the artistic process, which can be both intuitive and s...

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Festivals

11th Annual Gulf Coast International Dragon Boat Regatta

  • From: October 18, 2014 - October 19, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Brooks Lake at Flour
  • Address: 1 Fluor Dr, Sugar Land, TX 77478, Sugar Land, TX 77478
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The Dragon Boat season is coming to an end in October with the largest of all the festivals, Annual Gulf Coast International Dragon Boat Regatta. Teams participating in the regatta give their all wh...

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Festivals

2014 Korean Festival

The much anticipated 2014 Korean Festival is returning this fall on Saturday, October 18th at Discovery Green. The festival will bring together renowned Korean musicians and artists from around the n...

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2nd Annual Kemah Oktoberfest

  • From: October 04, 2014 - October 05, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Address: Under the bridge, KEMAH, TX 77565
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2nd Annual Kemah Oktoberfest! Great German food and specialty crafted beer from around the world. German bands and dancers.  

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Festivals

31st annual Texian Market Days Festival

Light the fire and sound the cannons! The 31st annual Texian Market Days Festival will be better than ever bringing more than 150 years of Texas history to life in one thrilling day of festivities. H...

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Miscellaneous

3rd Annual Haunted House

  • From: October 01, 2014 - November 03, 2014 (Recurring daily)
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3rd Annual Haunted House All month long you can get into the Halloween spirit and be “scared to death” at this family-friendly haunted house. Explore different scenes designed to give go...

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Festivals

4th Annual Saengerfest Mini Monster Bash

  • October 25, 2014 - October 25, 2014
  • Location: Saengerfest Park
  • Address: 2302 Strand, Galveston, TX 77550
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Halloween fun awaits you at The 4th annual Saengerfest Mini Monster Bash taking place on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m at Saengerfest Park, 2302 Strand. This free, spook-tacular fes...

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Museum Exhibitions

7th Annual Halloween Car Show

7th Annual Halloween Car Show One day only! Come out and see more than 100 cars from classic to contemporary, from motorized to hoof, while helping to support local charities. Enjoy the fall festiva...

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Outdoor Activities

8th Annual Bayou City Outdoors Haunted Hike & Pizza Party

  • October 31, 2014 - October 31, 2014
  • Location: Memorial Park near the rugby/soccer field parking lot
  • Address: N. Picnic Lane, Houston, TX 77007
  • Location: Memorial Park
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Get your spooky with BCO as we hike and slither our way through Memorial Park with our closest pals on Halloween! We will nourish ourselves afterwards with pizza and beverages, for those who make it ...

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Halloween

8th Annual Montrose Crawl

Houston's biggest & best Halloween event returns for its 8th year! First get your costume on, then get your drink on as the Crawl hits 12 restaurants & bars between Dunlavy & Montrose on ...

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Lectures and Seminars

A Conversation with Dick Gregory

  • October 18, 2014 - October 18, 2014
  • Location: Shrine of the Black Madonna Bookstore
  • Address: 5309 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Houston, TX 77021
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“Dick” Gregory is an American comedian, social activist, social critic, writer, and entrepreneur. Gregory is an influential American comedian who has used his performance skills to convey ...

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Galleries/Photography

An Evening in the East End

  • October 29, 2014 - October 29, 2014
  • Location: Houston Community College Southeast – Felix Fraga Campus
  • Address: 301 N. Drennan, Houston, TX 77003
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Through video and sound, The Magnolia Park Oral History Project at HCC Southeast and Hear Our Houston showcase the history and legacy of one of Houston’s most culturally rich areas. Focusing on...

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