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Sensory Friendly Activities in Houston

Planning an outing for families with autism or sensory sensitivities requires careful planning. Luckily, Houston has a variety of sensory friendly activities and resources to make all visitors feel welcome in their spaces. Since April is National Autism Awareness Month, we selected five sensory friendly activities that we think you’ll love. Courtesy of @WeRockTheSpectrumHou on Instagram Play at We Rock the Spectrum Trampolines, tactile toys, and an inclusive environment make We Rock the…

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Spring Break: Family Friendly Things To Do In Houston

With Spring Break just around the corner, Houston is blooming. The city’s museums, parks and hotels have planned an array of fun – and safe – family friendly activities guaranteed to combat boredom. Take note and plan your itinerary, so you’re ready to head out and explore everything Houston has to offer this Spring Break. Courtesy of @TheHealthMuseum on Instagram The Health Museum’s “Make a Day of It” program takes much of the thinking out of planning an activity by including everything you…

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Where to Watch the Big Game in Houston

Ready for the Big Game this Sunday? The Tampa Bay Buccaneers face the Kansas City Chiefs in Tampa Bay during Super Bowl LV, and you can catch all the excitement at these Houston establishments. Prefer to stay home? We’ve also included some irresistible to-go options for your at-home Super Bowl spread. Courtesy of @Pitch25htx on Instagram Pitch 25 Beer Park It may be known for its soccer theme, but Pitch 25 is well equipped for Super Bowl Sunday. With ample seating outdoors and a large interior…

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Small Business Spotlight: Heights

Houston’s Greater Heights area is bustling with great restaurants and businesses. Located northwest of downtown, the historic area is home to gorgeous residential homes, the 19th Street Shopping District, and a variety of retail developments. Yet despite its fast growth, shopping small and local seems to remain a part of the Heights’ ethos. We’ve rounded up three small businesses to support in Houston Heights. View this post on Instagram A post…

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12 Crawfish Staples in Houston

Crawfish season is an exciting time in Houston. Yes, we Houstonians love our mudbugs and come crawfish season, many establishments around the city serve the tasty creatures Cajun-style or seasoned with Houston’s own viet-cajun flavorings. The appearance of crawfish on menus also coincides with the start of warmer weather perfect for a good crawfish boil. Get ready to dig in at one of these popular places around town. New to this boiled crawfish phenomenon? No problem. Read our primer on…

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Healthy in Houston

It's never too late to get healthier. If you’re looking to include more exercise, outdoor time or healthy food into your 2021 routine, Houston has everything you need to accomplish your goals. Keep reading to find out more about H-Town restaurants, markets, fitness classes, and outdoor spaces that will help you lead a healthy lifestyle this year. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Hermann Park Conservancy (@hermannpark) Hit the Ground…

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Houston Cultural District Roundup

When it comes to the arts, Houston has endless options. With multiple cultural districts, the city offers much to explore, including art galleries, museum exhibits, murals, and performances. Read on to find out what’s happening around Houston’s cultural districts. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Alley Theatre (@alleytheatre) A Christmas Carol Houston’s Theater District is making the best of the pandemic by bringing audiences virtual and some live performances…

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Small Business Spotlight: EaDo

Just a short distance from downtown, the George R. Brown Convention Center, and the Houston Dynamo’s BBVA Compass Stadium, East Downtown (EaDo for short) is a vibrant neighborhood worth visiting. Steeped in history – the area was home to Houston’s first Chinatown – EaDo is filled with thriving restaurants, breweries and shops that showcase Houstons’ unique character. Ready for a visit? Don’t miss these three homegrown EaDo small businesses. View this post on Instagram…

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No Place Like Houston for the Holidays

With social distancing and health precautions, this year’s holiday season may look a bit different than years past but Houston will still be celebrating in style. Aside from hosting an array of holiday lights and events, the city also celebrates with foods and traditions that reflect its diversity. Keep reading to find out how to celebrate the holidays with Houston-inspired foods and activities. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Picos…

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Give the Gift of Experiences

The holiday shopping season is kicking into high gear. If you’re still looking for ideas to give the friends and family on your list, consider skipping the material goods and instead giving your loved ones an H-Town experience. Here are six ideas that we think most anyone will enjoy. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Houston Museum of Nat. Science (@hmns) HMNS Membership Science lovers and explorers will love a membership to The…

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