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Celebrate Juneteenth in Houston

There is much to celebrate on Juneteenth this year. Although it has been recognized as a state holiday in Texas since 1980, this is the second year it is also a federal holiday. Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865 when two years after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed, soldiers landed in Galveston with news the war was over and all slaves were free. Often called “Freedom Day,” it is a time to celebrate liberty and freedom from a dark period in American history. It has been a…

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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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Celebrating Diwali in Houston

Diwali, or the “Festival of Lights,” is India’s most important holiday of the year. Celebrated by Jains, Sikhs and some Buddhists, Diwali symbolizes the inner light that protects from spiritual darkness. In Houston, there are plenty of ways to celebrate this special five-day holiday. Courtesy of @MusaaferHouston on Instagram Musaafer's Diwali Celebration From October 29 to November 5, celebrate Diwali at the upscale Musaafer with a special five-course menu by chef Mayank Istwal and pastry chef…

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Top Events in Houston this Spring/Summer

Postponed Or Cancelled Events And Conferences Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ March 3 - 22, 2020 Rodeo time has been a tradition in Houston since 1932, and the three-week extravaganza at NRG Park continues to consume the city every spring. The kickoff for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ is the Rodeo Parade, after trail riders ride into town and set up camp in Memorial Park. All 20 championship rodeo competitions are concluded with entertainment by music superstars. Hermann Park…

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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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Houston Happenings in May

What’s coming in May? Here’s a list of a few top events in Houston. To find out what else is going on, check out our Events Calendar. Party on the Plaza – Every Wednesday in May and June - Free One of Houston’s favorites is back, and it’s taking place in Avenida Houston! Party on the Plaza consists of nine weekly concerts in May and June, showcasing local and regional artists from 7-9pm. Enjoy food trucks, DJs, prizes and surprises. Playing in May: Los Skarnales w/ Muddy Belle (5/3), Allen…

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