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Your Guide to April

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Official Flicks (@official.flicks) Harlem Globetrotters April 1, 9, 2022 For the ultimate in fun and family entertainment, head to the Harlem Globetrotters at NRG Park. The Globetrotters are coming to Houston and doing what they do best, basketball wizardry mixed with ankle-breaking moves, and of course, slam dunks. Everyone will laugh at the hijinks and hilarity that ensues with every play. Tickets…

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Small Business Spotlight: Montrose

Daring, diverse, eccentric — three words that encapsulate one of Houston’s most distinct and beloved neighborhoods. A haven of acceptance and inclusion, Montrose’s charm lies in its undeniable individuality. Within its radius, you’ll find it all — a hefty restaurant assortment, spirited nightlife, quaint cafes, unique mercantile, independent art galleries, plus more. These five small businesses (Pavement, Cielito Cafe, Rudyard's, Fix & Fogg, and Select Skate Shop) offer a snapshot into…

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Picnicking in Houston's Great Outdoors

Hibernation from the brutally cold winter is over and it’s time to enjoy being outside. After one of the coldest winters in recent memory, we’re in need of some fresh air picnicking. With so much great food in Houston, what better way to savor it than the great outdoors? Levy Park View this post on Instagram A post shared by Levy Park (@levyparkhouston) Want a spot to spread out with your family? Look no further than Levy Park. Complete with a…

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The City's Vibrant Black Culture Livens Up H-Town

In February we celebrate Black History Month, a time to reflect on the contributions African Americans have made to this country in the fields of science, history, politics and entertainment to name a few. BHM is also a moment to celebrate the vibrant Black culture right here in the city of Houston. To aid in your celebration, we have curated a list of 28 museums, Black-owned businesses and restaurants for you to visit over the course of the 28 days in February. Enjoy! View this…

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Neighborhood Breakdown and Airbnb Recommendations

Come, stay and play! As the fourth largest city in the U.S., Houston is definitely worth the visit. H-Town’s storied past and continued expansion yields a huge city dotted with intimate neighborhoods perfect for artistic, gastronomic and touristic exploration. Over the last decade, we’ve seen the popularity in home shares increase tremendously. In addition to hotels, travelers are looking to AirBNB and VRBO in search of vacation accommodations. For those heading to H-Town and interested in this…

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Small Business Spotlight: Third Ward

Laced with a rich legacy of history and culture, Houston’s Third Ward has become a hub for veteran and burgeoning African American business owners. Storied neighborhood thoroughfares like Emancipation Avenue and Scott Street provide the backdrop for a plethora of restaurants, shops, and markets beloved by the community. We’ve rounded up three Third Ward locales to lunch and lounge around while you’re bobbing through the bustling neighborhood. CREAM BURGER There are two types of people in the…

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Doggy Date Day

Dogs make our lives better, literally. Did you know that playing with your dog has a number of health benefits? First, when you’re playing with your pup, you’re relieving stress and getting mental stimulation. For your pup, a fun day of activity helps maintain heart health, keeps the joints lubricated, and improves overall balance and coordination. In the spirit of celebrating our four-legged friends and all that they do for us, reward your dog with a date day that includes a trip to the dog…

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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…

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Socially Distant Fun in Houston

For many of us, getting out of the house has become key to maintaining our sanity, but trips to the workplace or the grocery store don't quite cut it. The truth is we can still have fun while being responsible and observing safety guidelines. So here we present to you five fun socially distant activities to do in Houston right now. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Monica (@momicahou) Visit the Houston Botanic Garden The Houston…

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Your Guide to March 2019

** NOTE: Please verify all dates and times of events with hosts, as most large-scale events have been postponed or cancelled due to health-related safety concerns** Your Houston agenda is sure to be packed in March as the city hosts a slew of fun festivals and events, including the popular Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. With so many options, you may wonder how you’ll find the time to experience these must-do activities. We’re here to help you choose! Check out our guide to Houston in March…

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