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Big Brew

October 20 – 26, 2014
Big Brew, a week-long celebration of craft beer at the George R. Brown Convention Center, kicks off October 20,…

Ghost Walks

September 12 – November 1, 2014
Enjoy 90-minute guided walking tours through Downtown Houston's historic district. Although this is not a…

Monet and the Seine: Impressions of a River

October 26, 2014 – February 1, 2015
"I have painted the Seine throughout my life, at every hour, at every season," Claude Monet once said.…
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Attractions Halloween

Aliens and Asteroids at Space Center Houston

This is not your average creepy crawlies, jack-o-lanterns, and black cats Halloween fun. Enjoy a day of slightly spooky, space adventures! As part of The Next Giant Leap 2014-15 season of exhibits and...

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

Comfort and the Eighteenth-Century Interior

  • From: September 13, 2014 - February 01, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • 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

  • From: August 16, 2014 - January 11, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: The Menil Collection
  • Address: 1515 Sul Ross, Houston, TX 77006
  • Location: The Menil Collection
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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...

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Museum Exhibitions

Fangs, Feathers, and Fins: Sacred Creatures in Ancient American Art

Throughout history, humanity has been fascinated with the creatures that populate the world. In the ancient Americas, wildlife such as jaguars, harpy eagles, and killer whales became symbols of divin...

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 (Recurring daily)
  • 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, ...

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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...

Wings of the City by Jorge Marin

  • From: September 05, 2014 - February 08, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • 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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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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Film

8th Annual Russian Documentary Showcase

Russian Cultural Center “Our Texas” is pleased to announce its 8th Annual Russian Documentary Film Showcase in Texas “Images of Russia”. Our honored guest Vitaly Manskiy, Mosc...

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Attractions Halloween

A Paranormal Investigation of The Samuel May Williams Estate

  • November 01, 2014 - November 01, 2014
  • Location: The Samuel May Williams Estate
  • Address: 3601 Avenue P, Galveston, TX 77550
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Are you ready for a Halloween adventure? Brought to you by Dash Beardsley’s Ghost Tours of Galveston. An event that has never taken place in this historic home before. A founding father of Galv...

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Live Music

A Pinch of Wonderful

  • October 23, 2014 - October 23, 2014
  • Location: Rosinka Wine & Tea House
  • Address: 2509 Rice Blvd., Houston, TX 77005
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The concert is the centerpiece of the grand opening event for Rosinka Wine & Tea House in Rice Village. Music styles are smooth jazz, swing, and pop classics. The concert is planned to be outdoors...

Ad Deum Dance Company & Ad Deum II Fall Concert

  • November 01, 2014 - November 01, 2014
  • Location: HCC Performing Arts Center - Spring Branch Campus
  • Address: 1010 West Sam Houston Parkway North, Houston, TX
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Ad Deum Dance Company and its artistic sidekick AD2 will join forces to create an evening of fast, furious and fun modern/contemporary dance offerings. The Fall Concert will take place Saturday, Nove...

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Film Halloween

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Houston Presents Friday Night Fright

  • From: October 10, 2014 - October 31, 2014 (Every Friday)
  • Location: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Houston
  • Address: 114 Vintage Park Blvd, Houston, TX 77070

BEWARE: Halloween is near and Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Houston has a ghoulishly good surprise!   Beginning October 10th and continuing until the 31st, Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas Hous...

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Film

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Presents: Dismember the Alamo!

  • October 25, 2014 - October 25, 2014
  • Location: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
  • Address: 114 Vintage Park Blvd, Houston, TX 77070
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Prepare to go on a hair-raising, spine-chilling journey with Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Houston as they present their first horror movie marathon: Dismember the Alamo! On October 25th,&nb...

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Halloween

Aliens & Asteroids

Aliens & Asteroids & Astronauts, Oh My! Halloween takes a giant leap with spooky space adventures and learning opportunities. Don't forget your costumes and your imaginations! Friday Oct. 31.

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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...

An Evening With Koresh Dance Company

  • October 25, 2014 - October 25, 2014
  • Location: Jewish Community Center - Kaplan Theatre
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Philadelphia's Koresh Dance Company returns to Houston for a special one-night performance on Saturday, October 25 at 8:00pm. Presented by the Jewish Community Center of Houston. Join us for a specia...

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