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Your Guide to March

In March, spring is in bloom, making it the perfect time to get out and about in Houston. Plus, March marks the beginning of bluebonnet season and crawfish season. Wondering where the best spots are to see the bluebonnets? We’ve got an entire list of locations! Want to eat the best crawfish in town? We’ve got a list for that too. Aside from bluebonnets and crawfish, we’ve got plenty of other things to do in Space City this March. Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo February 27 - March 17, 2024…

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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 when to…

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Houston Signature Experiences for the Soul

HEAR. TASTE. LEARN. Houston is proud of being a tapestry of cultures due to its rich diversity and community contributions. This diversity is celebrated and recognized as a vital aspect of the city's identity, reflecting a vibrant and culturally rich environment. But how do we show visitors and locals the city's pride in its unique culture through truly immersive experiences? Houston Signatures Experiences, launched in February 2024, is the answer. This collection of five immersive experiences…

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Where to Eat on Valentine's Day in Houston

Add more flavors to your romance! With more than 10,000 restaurants in Houston representing all imaginable culinary treasures from around the world, there are so many options to add more flavors when celebrating Valentine's Day in H-Town. Even though we already have some offers in our Valentine's Day Guide, check out the newest we've received from outstanding local restaurateurs. MaKiin Located in the heart of River Oaks, MaKiin ( photo above by Sean Rainer ), the new upscale Thai concept by…

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Black History Month: A Guide to Houston’s African American Landmarks

Black history is layered throughout Houston — you just have to be open to exploring. In a city lauded for its cultural diversity, it should come as no surprise that Houston neighborhoods provide storied pockets that explore African American’s plight, perseverance, and progression throughout history. From green spaces rooted in Emancipation celebrations to arts venues that fostered sounds of soul, these nine Houston African American landmarks are a must-visit during Black History Month and…

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Houston Holiday Flavors | Where to Eat & Drink This Holiday Season

In Houston, white Christmases are foreign, but we do have lots of flavors and plenty of holiday spirit. We’ve rounded up the perfect places to enjoy a holiday meal or cocktail this season. Trattoria Sofia This cozy spot decks the halls every year with ample Christmas greenery and pasta dishes that taste like the joy you feel on Christmas morning. Carolers spread Christmas cheer from 8 - 9 p.m. daily, and this precious dining establishment also offers Christmas Eve brunch and dinner. In addition…

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Hilton Americas-Houston invites you to celebrate its 20th anniversary

Hilton Americas-Houston, Houston's largest hotel, is celebrating its 20 th anniversary in December and invites you to be part of its ‘20 Days of Giving’ extravaganza that started on December 4. Follow Hilton Americas-Houston on Instagram and Facebook and you could win great prizes. Opened in December 2003, this iconic Downtown hotel -connected to the George R. Brown Convention Center via skywalk and adjacent to Discovery Green Park- added a world of amenities and luxuries for anyone visiting…

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Give the Gift of Experiences

Gearing up to do some holiday shopping? Skip the material goods this season and treat your loved ones to a one-of-a-kind H-Town experience. Following are some wonderful experiences that most anyone on your list will enjoy. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Houston Zoo (@houstonzoo) Animal Encounter Get up, close and personal with some of the Houston Zoo’s beloved residents. Buy the animal lover on your list a gift certificate to an…

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Houston Hotels that add magic & savings to your holiday season

If you are planning to visit Houston with your family or just looking for a staycation in H-town, there is no better time than this holiday season. With fascinating light displays and holiday decorations throughout the city, including 11 themed villages covering dozens of blocks downtown, performing arts, holiday festivals, Christmas markets, delicious food, and family-friendly events, your 2023 holidays in Houston will certainly be jolly. And if you add to this can´t-miss list special holiday…

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Your Guide to December

Where do we even begin with December events in Houston? It seems that everyone is in the holiday spirit and fun events are everywhere. From Houston to Galveston, Spring and beyond, there is fun for all ages. If you’re looking for a round up of the best holiday lighting, we’ve got that on our holiday lights blog. We’re also covering some of the best holiday hotels that make you feel like you’re visiting the North Pole. A Christmas Carol NOVEMBER 17 - DECEMBER 30, 2023 Usher in the spirit of the…

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