Tourists and locals alike are discovering what those in international cultural circles have known for years: to experience the finest performing arts in the world, you need look no further than Houston.… read more
Get the most out of your time in Houston with events and attractions organized around specific themes and interests. Area hotels have designed packages with you in mind - explore events and make your reservations today.… read more
Houston bars, clubs and music halls have long provided a springboard for a wide range of musicians. After all, this is where Lyle Lovett and even ZZ Top got their start, bringing unique rhythm to a city with a storied musical history. Check out our top 20 spots for tunes in the Bayou City… read more
21st century Houston is a thriving art nexus, the home of world-class museums, acclaimed art galleries and a huge community of talented artists. At the heart of it all: the Houston Museum District, whose 20 museums and 50-acre zoological park—all within walking distance of one another and accessible by METRORail—form one of the largest cultural districts in the country, with more than half a million square feet of exhibition space and six million annual visitors… read more
How do you tell the story of a city? On the fifth anniversary of the successful My Houston campaign that showcased our city's celebrity sons and daughters, the GHCVB decided to tell the story a different way. We know that people who come to Houston want to experience our cuisine and the arts above everything else. Who better to convey the dynamic diversity of these scenes than the people who are pushing them forward each day?
Meet the Performers. From traditional ballet to edgy comedic theater and everything in between, these are the individuals making Houston a place where the arts take center stage.