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  • Wiess Energy Hall at HMNS Credit: Houston Museum of Natural Science
    February 19, 2018
    If you want to learn about the energy industry that drives Houston, head to the Houston Museum of Natural Science for an immersive experience at the Wiess Energy Hall. The recently renovated exhibit hall – now in its third iteration – features interactive, cutting-edge exhibits about the science and technology of energy. Once you step off the elevator on the fourth floor of the museum, you’ll be greeted by a realistic depiction of the floor of an offshore drilling rig...
  • Cane Rosso Pizza Credit: Cane Rosso Pizza
    February 8, 2018
    Is there anyone on the planet who doesn’t love pizza? Thankfully, Houston doesn’t have a shortage when it comes to pie style. Here’s a list of the cannot miss places to fill your craving! 1. Pi Pizza Pi Pizza used to churn out creative combinations all over Houston courtesy of their food truck. Now they’re perfectly at home in their new location in the Houston Heights where the atmosphere pays homage to the original truck’s punk roots. Don’t worry - you...
  • mardi gras galveston
    February 6, 2018
    Laissez les bons temps rouler! You don’t have to be in New Orleans to celebrate Mardi Gras. Houston’s strong cajun influence shines as Mardi Gras festivals, parades, happy hours, and freshly baked king cake take over the town. Grab your krewe and check out our list of the best ways to celebrate Mardi Gras in Houston. Parties and Parades Though it’s just outside Houston, Mardi Gras! Galveston is the third largest Mardi Gras celebration in the United States, attracting more...
  • ReelAbilities My Hero Brother Credit: ReelAbilities
    February 5, 2018
    Mark your calendars! Starting Feb. 12, Houston will host a free citywide film and arts festival that promotes inclusion and showcases the lives of people living with disabilities through film, music, art, and seminars. The ReelAbilities Film and Arts Festival kicks off on Feb. 12 with ReelArt , an exhibit at the Center for Art and Photography at Celebration Company with visiting artist Brandon Lack, an Austin resident who has Down syndrome. From the story of a ballerina who relearned how to
  • Cupid Crawl Valentine's Day event Credit: Derek Chen
    February 1, 2018
    It doesn’t matter if you’re single or dating, if you want to celebrate V-Day, Houston has something for you. From special Valentine’s Day menus at the city’s top restaurants to bayou cruises and musical performances, the options may tempt even those who prefer to not venture out for the occasion. For Date Night Treat your other half to a decadent flight of Four Roses bourbon paired with chocolate from Cacao & Cardamom at The Little Dipper . Perfect for before or...
  • Biggios Credit: Biggio's Sports Bar
    January 30, 2018
    Houston may be one year removed from hosting arguably the most exciting football game of all time, but our bars and restaurants are just as excited for this year’s final game taking place in Minneapolis. You’ll find watch parties, game day food and drinks specials, and so many television screens it’ll make you feel like you're at the stadium. Revelry on Richmond 1613 Richmond Ave This Montrose game day go-to spot is stocked with 40 rotating local and craft brews,...
  • WiCoWork Credit: WiCoWork
    January 25, 2018
    Whether you're here for work or pleasure, it seems the work emails never stop. Coworking spaces offer affordable and flexible office spaces for our beloved 'bleisure' traveler. All we ask is that you take a break from work to enjoy Houston while in town! A few years back these spaces were rare around Houston, but now the city is seeing a boom with many coworking spaces – both franchises and homegrown – opening up and more on the way. Now those looking to get out of...
  • MFA Group Tour
    January 19, 2018
    Winter birds looking to escape colder temperatures can flock to Houston for a splendid time. From world-class museums to top-notch culinary options, there is plenty to see, do, and taste in Houston for seniors traveling solo or with their families and grandchildren. Read on for our suggestions and make sure you take advantage of free and discounted admissions to many of Houston’s attractions. SEE AND DO Space Center Houston The official visitor’s center of NASA’s Johnson...
  • Biorhythym-motion
    January 17, 2018
    There is something about music that connects, inspires and moves people. Something that can't be defined. At least it couldn’t be, until now. It’s BIORHYTHM. From the John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science ("The Health Museum") comes BIORHYTHM: Music and the Body , a traveling exhibition that explores the connection of rhythm and the body. But what is it? Well, several sources define biorhythm as an innately determined “rhythmic...
  • Houston Marathon Credit: Houston Marathon
    January 8, 2018
    You will need to get set up early if you want a prime downtown spot at the finish line, which means setting that dreaded weekend alarm. But don't fret sound sleepers. No matter where you land along the race course, Houston has plenty to delight and entertain while you wait for the main attraction. Experience Houston (and the marathon) along the race route Breakfast at The Honeymoon Open at 7:00 a.m., spectators can fuel up before the big race. Their light and healthy menu will keep you
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