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Your Guide to June in Houston

Summer in H-Town is in full swing, so whether you’re looking for fun outdoor or a cool indoor activity, we’ve got the full list of must-do June. Embrace the summer vibes (and the heat) as the city comes alive with concerts, museums, and more. Hairspray THE HOBBY CENTER June 4 - 9, 2024 Hop and bop your way downtown to the Hobby Center as the hit Broadway musical "Hairspray" takes center stage this summer! Set against the backdrop of 1960s Baltimore, this Tony Award-winning production…

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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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A Guide to Comicpalooza

Houston’s biggest multi-genre and pop culture festival returns to the George R. Brown Convention Center May 24-26 for a weekend of anime, comics, gaming, literature, cosplay, celebrity panels, and much more. The countdown to Comicpalooza 2024 is running at high speed, and excitement is already in the air throughout the city! The GRB will be packed with artists, vendors, cosplayers, celebrities, fans, and families from all over. This unique pop culture event unites, inspires and entertains…

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10 Best Art Galleries in Houston

Besides world-class art museums such as The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston is also home to an amazing array of galleries where art is available for the everyday person to purchase and display in their office or home. Check out these ten art galleries below to stay up to date with the latest trends and support emerging and established artists by buying their work. Off The Wall Gallery Two Locations 5015 Westheimer Suite 2208, Houston, TX 77056 |…

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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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Your Guide to May

Temperatures are rising, and graduates have their caps and gowns. Call us biased, but the start of summer in Houston is special. Astros baseball is in full swing, pools and splash pads are filled, and the days are long and (hopefully) lazy. As we gear up for summer (and Mother's Day, and Cinco de Mayo), there are plenty of ways to pass the time in H-Town. East End's Cinco de Mayo Celebration May 4, 2024 Bring the whole family for a day of celebration of art, music, food and heritage in East…

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Must-See Asian Pacific American Heritage Sites

Houston is known as one of the most culturally and ethnically diverse cities in the United States and is also home to one of the largest Asian communities in the country. Each May, we celebrate Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Heritage Month to honor various communities' contributions to our city's development. The cultural sites of Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, and other Far East and Southeast Asia…

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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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