TIS’ THE SEASON

15 Houston Restaurants Open on Christmas Eve and Christmas

These Houston Restaurants will be serving Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Meals

12/16/2021 By Geneva Diaz and Shelby Stewart

Stocking Stuffers

7 DJ Screw Gifts You Need to Get For Houston Hip-Hop Lovers

Gifts from local brands Slumped Boyz, Screwed Up Click and a book from Lance Scott Walker are sure to please hip-hop culture fans this holidays season.

12/14/2021 By Shelby Stewart

SHOP LOCAL

Montrose Plant Boutique Takes Shopping Local to the Next Level

Shop local in Montrose at this locally owned business for gifts, Christmas trees, plants and more.

12/09/2021 By Geneva Diaz

SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED

Here’s 5 Tips on Safe Package Delivery This Holiday Season

Experts share how to keep your packages from being lost, damaged or stolen.

12/06/2021 By Geneva Diaz

'Tis the Season

How Houston's Car Culture Gives Back During the Holidays

A lowrider club has been distributing toys to neighborhoods for 30 years.

12/02/2021 By Sofia Gonzalez

Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree

Former The Voice Contestant to Perform at Galleria Christmas Tree Lighting

The Houston native and former contestant on The Voice Dana Monique will perform at Galleria Christmas Tree Lighting

11/11/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Deck The Halls

Shop These Christmas Decor Pieces To Welcome The Holidays

Select styles include Jim Shore, Neiman Marcus and Houston's Craftex.

11/10/2021 By Danielle Wright Edited by Stephanie Bartels

Christmas Shopping

Best Gifts For The Millennial Women

Select styles from Zara, Hanifa and Houston's Beehive make great gifts for the millennial woman.

11/08/2021 By Danielle Wright

Holiday Spirit

Pancho Claus Is Collecting Toys For Christmas

Richard Reyes, 69, plays the Latino St. Nick, and says he doesn’t know how much longer he’ll be able to do it.

11/05/2021 By Camilo Hannibal Smith

Christmas Shopping

10 Gadgets Guys Will Love

Gifts for guys featuring notable brands like GoPro, Sonos, Apple and RTIC.

11/01/2021 By Danielle Wright

Bah humbug

Where to Recycle Your Christmas Tree in Houston 

Here are all the places to drop your tree off in the Bayou City.

01/04/2021 By Raven Wuebker

Holiday Tinnitus

The Most Jaded Christmas Record You’ll Hear This Year

A holiday playlist for even the grinchiest at heart.

12/23/2020 By Chris Gray

Eyes on the sky

Look Up at the "Christmas Star" Tonight

The alignment of Jupiter and Saturn will be visible about an hour after sundown tonight.

12/21/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Home for the holidays

The Truxillo Victorian in the Heights Is All Dressed up for Christmas

We can thank the new owners of this iconic 1892 estate for decking the halls in style.

12/21/2020 By Laura Furr Mericas

Lighting Up the Holidays

Everything Is Bigger and Better in Texas. Even the Christmas Lights.

Katy's JD Schuck talks creating his wild Christmas light shows and having his front yard featured in photographer Danelle Manthey's new book, "American Christmas."

12/17/2020 By Rebekah Kibodeaux

Christmas-ing with you

REVIEW: A.D. Players's Merry Christmas, Darling Leaves Us "On Top of the World"

The in-person and virtual concert features Chicago starlet Heidi Kettenring singing the songs of Karen Carpenter.

12/15/2020 By Doni Wilson

Festive Feastivities

Your Holiday Season Takeout, Dine-In, and Tamales Guide

Our guide to the meats, the cheeses, the sweet treats, and the platters of stuff!

12/10/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Santa's helpers

Pancho Claus Needs Your Help to Bring Christmas Cheer this Year

Richard Reyes, who first began playing the Bayou City's Tex-Mex Santa in 1981, has lost his financial sponsors because of the coronavirus pandemic.

12/09/2020 By Emma Schkloven

No Bah Humbugs Here

REVIEW: Alley Captures the Meaning of Christmas in Virtual A Christmas Carol

The paired-down adaptation of Dickens's tale, available for free through Dec 27, casts off the trappings of productions past to focus on what really matters.

12/09/2020 By Rebekah Kibodeaux

Yuletide (Viewing) Cheer

55 Movies to Watch While You're Stuck at Home This Holiday Season

A Christmas movie guide to suit your every mood and craving.

12/07/2020 By Emma Schkloven