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Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads

  • From: March 03, 2012 - 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

  • From: May 03, 2012 - 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

  • From: February 27, 2012 - June 19, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Address: One Hermann Circle Drive, Houston, TX 77030
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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

  • From: May 05, 2012 - 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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Galleries/Photography

Pretense by Artist Trudy Askew

  • From: May 05, 2012 - 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...

Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition

  • From: March 16, 2012 - September 03, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Address: One Hermann Circle Drive, Houston, TX 77030
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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

  • From: March 30, 2012 - September 03, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Address: 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030
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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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2nd Annual Haute Wheels Houston

  • From: May 12, 2012 - May 13, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Houston Community College Southwest West Loop Campus
  • Address: 5601 West Loop South Freeway, Houston, TX 77081
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     Houston's first food truck festival is presented by Food and Vine Time Productions. This is not your typical food truck festival; this event will offer cutting-edge culinary ...

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...

Bridge 11: Lia Cook

  • From: February 04, 2012 - 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 ...

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Food & Beverage

Celebrate Mother’s Day with Sullivan’s Steakhouse

Make this Mother’s Day extra special and celebrate Mom at Sullivan’s Steakhouse, the award-winning Houston steakhouse, known for the finest steaks, savory seafood and great live music. ...

Celebrity Mystery Theater

  • From: February 04, 2012 - 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

  • From: January 28, 2012 - 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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Galleries/Photography

Contemporary Asian Art: Texas Connections

  • From: May 04, 2012 - 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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Galleries/Photography

Context

  • From: May 11, 2012 - May 13, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Winter Street Studios
  • Address: 2101 Winter Street, Houston, TX 77007
  • Location: Winter Street Studios
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Houston's fresh, new dance company, Frame Dance Productions, presents a show that makes live and visual arts social and interactive. Context is a multi-sensory gallery of music, photography, choreog...

Context: gallery of dance, photography, film and music

  • From: May 11, 2012 - May 13, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Winter Street Studios
  • Address: 2101 Winter Street, Houston, TX 77007
  • Location: Winter Street Studios
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Houston’s fresh, new dance company, Frame Dance Productions, presents a show that makes live and visual arts social and interactive. Context is a multi-sensory gallery of music, photography,...

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Film

Dark Side of the Moon

  • From: April 09, 2012 - May 31, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Address: One Hermann Circle Drive, Houston, TX 77030
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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...

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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

  • From: August 12, 2011 - 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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Sports

Hats On To Polo: Salute to Mother's Day

  • May 13, 2012 - May 13, 2012
  • Location: Houston Polo Club
  • Address: 8552 Memorial Dr., Houston, TX 77024
  • Location: Houston Polo Club

Tipping its cap to moms everywhere, Houston Polo Club is hosting its special “Hats On To Polo: Salute to Mother's Day” event kicking off. In addition to some great action on the polo ...

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Festivals

HIGH Water Music Fest 2012

  • From: May 11, 2012 - May 13, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Tugboat Marina
  • Address: 1322 Clear Lake Road, Highlands, TX 77562
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1 Day. 1 Stage. 11 Bands. 1-2PM || Last House on the Left 2-3PM || Mr.Anderson 3-4PM || BREE 4-5PM || Travers LaVille 5-6PM || Soulutionn 6-7PM || The Jobe Wilson Band 7-8PM || Little Emily W...

Houston Symphony: Totally Mozart

  • From: May 11, 2012 - May 13, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Houston Symphony
  • Address: Jones Hall, 615 Louisiana St., Houston, TX 77002
  • Location: Houston Symphony
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In this delightfully all-Mozart evening led by Maestro Hans Graf, experience a musical ride from Paris to Prague. Plus hear two awe-inspiring concert arias with internationally acclaimed coloratura, ...

Kemah Ghost Tours: A Haunted Walking Tour of Legend, History and Mysteries

  • From: January 07, 2012 - September 30, 2013 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Ghost Tours
  • Address: 603 Bradford Ave., Kemah, 77586
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Take a journey through time to experience legend, history, and real life supernatural mysteries with Kemah's Ghost Tours. Enjoyable for all...skeptics and believers alike, this is not a haunted ...

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Museum Exhibitions

Modern and Contemporary Masterworks from Malba - Fundación Costantini

In celebration of the 10-year anniversaries of the MFAH Latin American art department and MALBA, MFAH permanent collection works went on view at MALBA in fall 2011 and MALBA (Museo de Arte Latinoamer...

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Food & Beverage

Mother's Day Brunch at Brennan's of Houston

$55 Prix Fixe Menu, includes choice of starter, entree and dessert. Below is a sample menu and may change based on availability. Starters: Turtle Soup Au Sherry, a Brennan's classic spiked with s...

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