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Magna Carta

February 14 – August 17, 2014
An original edition of the "Magna Carta," and the only known example of the King's Writ - a letter from…

The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings from the Sterling and…

December 22, 2013 – May 4, 2014
The acclaimed international tour of The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings from the Sterling and…

Houston International Festival 2014

April 26 – May 4, 2014
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Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads

  • March 03, 2012 to June 03, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Hermann Park
  • Address: 6201-A Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030
  • Location: Hermann Park
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Houston Arts Alliance is proud to present internationally acclaimed Chinese contemporary artist Ai Weiwei’s first major sculpture installation, Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads. The exhibition f...

Dinosaurs! at the Houston Zoo

  • May 03, 2012 to October 28, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Houston Zoo
  • Address: 1513 North MacGregor, Houston, TX 77030
  • Location: Houston Zoo
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Come face to face with the massive, fearsome creatures this summer. This year the Houston Zoo is featuring almost twice as many dinosaurs and highlighting species that were once found in Texas, with ...

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Museum Exhibitions

Gemstone Carvings: The Masterworks of Harold Van Pelt

Marvel at the extraordinary artworks of Harold Van Pelt in the exhibition Gemstone Carvings: The Masterworks of Harold Van Pelt.  For more than 35 years, Harold Van Pelt has quietly been perfect...

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Miscellaneous

High Caliber Gun and Knife Show

  • May 05, 2012 to May 20, 2012 (Recurring every 2 weeks Sunday, Saturday)
  • Location: George R. Brown Convention Center
  • Address: 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010
  • Location: George R. Brown Convention Center
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At this gun show you can do just about anything! Except shoot. Browse through all the discounted items of ammo, books, knives, knife sharpening, coines, camouflage and of course, new and old guns. Whi...

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Sports

Houston Astros vs St. Louis Cardinals

  • May 04, 2012 to May 06, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Minute Maid Park
  • Address: 501 Crawford, Houston, TX 77002
  • Location: Houston Astros
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Come cheer on the Astros as they play the Cardinals

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Galleries/Photography

Pretense by Artist Trudy Askew

  • May 05, 2012 to May 31, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Archway Gallery
  • Address: 2305 Dunlavy, Houston, TX 77006
  • Location: Archway Gallery
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Archway Gallery presents Pretense, featuring artist Trudy Askew. The artist will be on hand to visit with guests during the exhibition opening reception on Saturday, May 5, 2012 from 5 - 8 pm at th...

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Museum Exhibitions

Revelation: Major Paintings by Jules Olitski

Widely regarded as one of America’s last classic modern painters, Jules Olitski (1922-2007) created brilliant color harmonies and chromatic shifts that became one of the hallmarks of Color Fiel...

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Festivals

Spec's 9th Annual Wine & Cheese Festival

Prepared to meet your cheese maker. Learn the ins and outs of more than 150 unique cheeses, and master the art of cheese pairing. In addition, there will belive music, beer and wine specials, and d...

Sustainable Living Fest

A full day of eco-education and solution-based, interactive events featuring live music, lectures, local foods, living greener demos and kid's activities. Music and exhibitors will be at Market Square...

Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition

Experience Titanic 100 Years Later On April 15, 1912, Titanic, the world's largest ship, sank after colliding with an iceberg, claiming more than 1,500 lives and shaking the world's confidence in th...

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Museum Exhibitions

Warriors, Tombs, and Temples: China’s Enduring Legacy

Terra Cotta Warriors: Guardians of China’s First Emperor, declared one of the top 10 museum exhibitions by Time Magazine, set attendance records during its stint in the U.S., including a blockb...

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Live Music

"Come To The Well" Tour

Be uplifted with live music by top contemporary Christian artists at Casting Crowns - "Come To The Well" Tour with Matthew West, Royal Tailor, and Lindsay McCaul.  ...

Balancing Act Exhibit Debut

Get into the act! Our body and brain work together to help us stay poised. Put your sense of equilibrium to the test in Balancing Act, a new hands-on and feet exhibit debuting Jan. 28 at the Childr...

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Food & Beverage

Berryhill Baja Grill Cinco Drinko Event

  • May 05, 2012
  • Location: Berryhill Baja Grill
  • Address: 1717 Post Oak Blvd., Houston, TX 77056

Join Berryhill Baja Grill at their Post Oak location for the 2012 Cinco Drinko event. Live music from The TonTon's and Poor Pilate and samples of Buffalo Bayou Brewing Company's new summer brew wi...

Bridge 11: Lia Cook

  • February 04, 2012 to May 13, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
  • Address: 4848 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002
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Houston Center for Contemporary Craft (HCCC) presents "Bridge 11: Lia Cook," a solo exhibition of the work of internationally recognized fiber artist, Lia Cook. The exhibit presents large-scale woven ...

Celebrity Mystery Theater

  • February 04, 2012 to November 10, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Actor's Gem Productions
  • Address: 901 W. Commerce St., Houston, 77002
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Imagine yourself enjoying dinner socializing with friends, having a few drinks ....when suddenly a murder is committed. Let the wacky antics of two famous detectives, never seen together before any w...

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Museum Exhibitions

Cells: The Universe Inside Us

  • January 28, 2012 to August 26, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: The Health Museum
  • Address: 1515 Hermann Drive, Houston, TX 77004
  • Location: The Health Museum
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Cells is a traveling exhibit from the Maryland Science Center. This interactive exhibit explores the complexity of the human body at the cellular level. The human body is made up of millions of ce...

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Live Music

Cinco de Mayo at Miller: Eugenia León in Concert

Miller Outdoor Theatre welcomes Mexican icon Eugenia León to the stage in a concert commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Puebla (5 of May) at 8 p.m. With a repertoire that p...

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Galleries/Photography

Contemporary Asian Art: Texas Connections

  • May 04, 2012 to September 16, 2012 (Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Location: Asia Society Texas Center
  • Address: 1370 Southmore Boulevard, Houston, TX 77004
  • Location: Asia Society Texas Center
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"Contemporary Asian Art: Texas Connections," one of the Texas Center's compelling inaugural exhibitions, showcases work by Asian and Asian American artists who have lived in Texas or whose ...

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Film

Dark Side of the Moon

Pink Floyd's legendary album returns, enhanced by all of the capacities of the Museum's high-definition, full-dome video system. Fantastic sound and incredible images create an unforgettable experienc...

Dominic Walsh Dance Theater's Spring Mixed Rep

Dominic Walsh Dance Theater’s Spring Mixed Rep is the company’s 10th anniversary season closer, featuring the world premiere of Walsh’s Camille Claudel, an unusual artist whose lead...

East End Street Festival

  • May 05, 2012
  • Location: Harrisburg Boulevard
  • Address: Harrisburg Boulevard and Lockwood Drive, Houston, TX 77031
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The Greater East End Management District announces the first ever East End Street Festival. Join us on Cinco de Mayo for live music, local artworks and a variety of family activities. Taco trucks fro...

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Food & Beverage

El Gran Malo CINCO

  • May 05, 2012
  • Location: El Gran Malo
  • Address: 2307 Ella Boulevard, Houston, TX 77008
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EL GRAN MALO is having a BIG BAD Cinco de Mayo party. FOX’s Masterchef contestant Alvin Schultz will be concocting liquid nitrogen, frozen margaritas throughout the day. Karbach Brewery wi...

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Museum Exhibitions

Elegance and Refinement: The Still-Life Paintings of Willem van Aelst

Seventeenth-century Dutch artist Willem van Aelst painted still lifes that are remarkable for their fine finish, carefully balanced composition, elegant subject matter, and rich, jewel-toned palette....

Famous Monsters | Daniel Anguilu

  • August 12, 2011 to June 16, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Lawndale Art Center
  • Address: 4912 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002
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Artist Daniel Anguilu will transform Lawndale's north exterior wall into a mural on view through June 2012. Anguilu’s work can be found throughout Houston, including locations in the East End a...

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