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It's the hap-happiest season of all, and that's especially true for Houston and its 15 surrounding cities. Towering evergreens, ribbon-adorned wreathes, and spectacular sparkling lights have spread throughout the entire Greater Houston area creating a magical wonderland of holiday cheer. Ready to build an itinerary that's sure to leave you merry and bright? Then read below to journey through some of our beloved area's most exciting holiday displays! Houston is already a colorful and glittering…

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From street art to fine art and everything in between, Houston and the surrounding cities are packed with intricate works waiting to whisk you away to a world of imagination. For fine art enthusiasts, Houston houses multiple museums showcasing artistic creations from around the globe. The Museum of Fine Arts, Contemporary Arts Museum, and The Menil Collection are just a few of the fine-art favorites. Curating for your personal collection? Then look to the city's 60-plus art galleries comprising…

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Get ready to raise a glass to your favorite brewers and bartenders behind some of the tastiest brews Around Houston on International Beer Day. With the multiple cultures that make up Houston and our surrounding cities, it's no surprise we produce some of the country's most flavorful and eclectic beers! Whether you're a lager fan or prefer full-bodied ales, International Beer Day is the perfect day to come together with friends, family, and the brews of your choice. Can't decide which location to…

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48 Hours Under $48 in Beaumont

While everyone wants to travel and take advantage of the sweet summertime and long weekends, vacations for more than one person can add up quickly. If you’re looking for a budget conscious destination to take a significant other or the kids, look to your own backyard. Beaumont is an incredibly affordable and easy getaway for a weekend away with the family or partner that won’t leave you sweating over splurging. An hour and a half due east, it feels miles away from the hustle and bustle of the…

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Spend a Day with History in Beaumont

From the earliest pioneers to the famous Spindletop oil boom that put the state of Texas on the map for oil, Beaumont, Texas is where history is made. Discover the innovation and heritage at the museums and historic sites throughout the city. Whether you’re looking to experience life how it was in the past or venture off the beaten path, here are the top spots to discover the enchanting history in Beaumont. Fire Museum of Texas As the saying goes, everything is bigger in Texas. And that’s true…

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