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Things to Do on 713 Day in Houston

If you live in Houston, you are for sure already in celebration mode. 713 Day is coming! If you are visiting H-Town from anywhere else and wonder what it is all about, get ready to join Houstonians on July 13 for an unofficial holiday to celebrate all things H-Town, its culture, vibe and the people who make this city great. The day is named after the city’s oldest area code, established in 1947, and it was Houston’s only area code until 1996. In recent years, residents got used to celebrating…

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Where to Eat and Stay Around Minute Maid Park

Take me out to the ballgame, but show me where to eat and stay to make the experience a grand slam. That's our game plan! Take a swing at these baller dining establishments, hotels and ways to get around Downtown. Xochi 1777 Walker St. Houston Chef Hugo Ortega knocks it out of the park with Xochi (photo above), offering fans a dining experience that celebrates the culinary and indigenous richness of Oaxaca, Mexico and its varied geographic regions. Biggio's 1777 Walker Street This multi-level…

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Sun’s Out, Buns Out: Happy National Hamburger Day!

With the sun out this summer, it’s only right that you celebrate with your buns out! Hamburger buns that is. To celebrate this traditional American favorite, be sure to visit some of your favorite local restaurants for National Hamburger Day on May 28 with some delicious entrees that you won’t want to miss. Don’t eat beef? No problem! Make sure also to check out their vegan and veggie options. Andiron 3201 Allen Parkway, Suite E110, Houston, TX 77019 Montrose live-fire steakhouse Andiron…

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10 Hotels in Houston with Pools and Unforgettable Adventures Nearby

For many travelers, a pool is a key amenity they are searching for when choosing a hotel. Whether you are a fan of swimming or simply like relaxing poolside, you have dozens of hotel pools of all sizes and shapes in Houston. If you are also looking for great entertainment near a hotel with a great pool, we've got you covered too! Here are some recommendations for a memorable experience that will allow you to unwind, have fun and get inspired. And best of all, you don’t have to break your bank…

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How to Celebrate Mother's Day in Houston

Mother’s Day is coming up on May 12. How are you celebrating? Houston is filled with options to spend the day. Here are a few of our picks to help you plan. Houston Ballet at Miller May 10, 11, 2024 Take your mom to the Miller Outdoor Theatre and experience together the magic of dance with Houston Ballet, the fourth-largest ballet company in the country. The internationally acclaimed company of dancers will take the stage, showcasing incredible athleticism and artistry from some of our most…

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Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Houston

‘ritas, fajitas, and more! Houston is famous for its Mexican and Tex-Mex cuisine, and the Cinco de Mayo celebration is a perfect opportunity to explore it. Many restaurants and bars, from Mexican and American to Japanese, Korean, and Italian, among others, are rolling out Mexican food and drinks. Offers abound, and special events are scheduled. Some restaurants have even decided to kick off parties two or three days in advance. Get ready for a myriad of flavors, good drinks, and a festive vibe…

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An Outsider’s Guide to Houston’s Asiatown

One of the best things about living in Houston is experiencing the diverse cultures that make up the city’s population of 2.3 million people. Similar to other major U.S. cities, Houston has an area dominated by delicious Asian restaurants, exotic shopping and fun cultural experiences. This area, colloquially known as “Chinatown,” is by no means limited to only Chinese influence. Cultural influences in this part of Houston are from Vietnam, India, Pakistan, China, Korea, Malaysia and more. Plus…

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New Restaurants in Houston

Spring is well known as an exciting and busy time in the Houston food scene. The weather is arguably the best we'll see all year, and people are ready to get out there and try new restaurants, whether it's a spin on a classic stand-by or something that taps into Houston's more eclectic and very diverse food scene offerings. Live-fire Basque cuisine, anyone? Patio enthusiasts take note – read on for a list of ten new places to try. Annabelle Brasserie 811 Buffalo Park Drive #100, Houston, TX…

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10 Best Sports Bars in Houston

Houston's sports fans are captivated by professional home teams and lively college athletics. It explains the city's abundance of sports bars. Wondering where to watch the next big game or attend an energetic watch party? Here are our 10 favorite places to kick back and enjoy a cold one. Biggio's Banish all the stereotypes about sports bars! Biggio's (photo above) put a new spin on game-day dining and drinks. This sleek two-level bar and restaurant at the Marriott Marquis hotel combines the…

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What's New at the Houston Rodeo This Year

Add more fun to your Rodeo experience in 2024! The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ (HLSR) is just a few days away! Many people wonder what's new in 2024 in this massive 20-day event. Good news for all fans! There are so many new things to do, taste, buy and see this year. Speaking only of restaurants and shops, there are more than 300 waiting for you. Here is your brief guide to what's new at the 2024 Houston Rodeo so you can have unforgettable experiences at this world-famous event that takes…

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