Hogwarts

Harry Potter’s Wizarding World Is Coming to Houston in November

The 28-day festival is open to all ages, from the youngest wizards to the more seasoned sorcerers. Here's what to know about dates, tickets, and more.

09/20/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Priceless

8 Ways to Have Fun in Houston For Free (No, Really—Totally Free)

These fun-tivities in the city will keep you from reaching for your wallet.

09/16/2022 By Claire Anderson and Jessica Lodge

Viva México

El Grito! All the Fiestas Patrias Events to Check Out This Week

Celebrate Mexican Independence Day with free shots, free food, and yes, cultural education.

09/13/2022 By Stephanie Bartels

THINGS TO DO

5 Ways to Spend Your Labor Day Weekend

There’s no shortage of happenings in Bayou City this weekend, from a Megan thee Stallion-themed party in EaDo to $3 movies on National Cinema Day, and more.

09/02/2022 By Amarie Gipson

Zoo Boo

Houston Zoo Boo Returns! Here's What to Know

The month-long Halloween event returns to the Houston Zoo for 2022. Should you wear a costume? Is it scary? All your questions, answered.

09/01/2022 By Stephanie Bartels

Fasten Your Seatbelts

Wings Over Houston Airshow Returns with the U.S. Navy Blue Angels

Experience a performance by the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, plus a variety of the best military and civilian pilots in the world at the Wings Over Houston Airshow.

08/31/2022 By Stephanie Bartels

BIGGER, BETTER, SMOKIER

Houston’s Biggest Food Festival Returns This October

Chris Shepherd’s Southern Smoke Festival features an all-star lineup this year—and tickets might present a bit of sticker-shock.

08/29/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

FUN IN THE SUN

Last-Minute Family Activities to Try Before Summer Ends

The Children's Museum Farewell, Kemah Boardwalk and exclusive encounters at the Texas State Aquarium.

08/18/2022 By Alexia Partouche and Shelby Stewart

EVENTS

Upcoming Houston Book Events You Won’t Want to Miss

Literary events of all genres are coming up in Houston, including Nobel Prize winners, local authors, and book conventions.

08/11/2022 By Alexia Partouche

EDITOR’S PICKS

Houston Pride Events You Cannot Miss This June

Run a 5K, play bingo, see an exhibition, catch a classic queer film at Rooftop Cinema Club, plus more can't-miss events.

06/01/2022 By Amarie Gipson

EVENTS

Easter Events to Attend This Weekend

Take the family to experiences at TGR Exotic Wildlife Park, Rob Fleming Park, Downtown Aquarium, and more.

04/14/2022 By Jessica Lodge and Geneva Diaz

Erin go bragh!

10 Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Houston

Parades, concerts, mixers and more to get your St. Patrick's Day celebration started

03/10/2022 By Amarie Gipson and Jessica Lodge

BON TEMPS

10 Ways to Celebrate Mardi Gras in Houston

Join the Mardi Gras fun at Crystal Beach, Velvet Room, Galveston, and more.

02/25/2022 By Amarie Gipson

On Stage

Things to Do in Houston This Week, February 7-11

This week's live performances include Alley Theatre's High School Play: A Nostalgia Fest , and a tribute to Richard Rogers.

02/07/2022 By Shelby Stewart

GET INSPIRED

Get Your Home and Gardening Questions Ready For Annual Show at NRG

The yearly event gives access to experts who can give you advice on remodeling your abode, or building a better garden.

01/19/2022 By Geneva Diaz

Feature

This Houstonian Is Realizing Her Wrestling Dreams

Student of WWE star, Booker T, returns to the ring for an upcoming local event.

11/24/2021 By Sofia Gonzalez

Gobble Up

9 Things to Do in Houston (Besides Eat) on Thanksgiving Day

From car shows to ice skating, we've got you covered.

11/22/2021 By Geneva Diaz

Kid's Zone

JCPenney's 'Thereabouts' Fashion Field Day Tour Is Coming To Houston

The new brand celebrates back to school with an all-new kids apparel line.

08/16/2021 By Danielle Wright

Love Wins

7 Pride Events You Cannot Miss This June

Expect markets, performances, seminars, and, because it’s summer, pool parties.

06/08/2021 By Kelsy Armstrong

Keep Up!

Mark These Foodie Events Down on Your Calendar

Houston food news is moving at a fast pace. Here are some events to know and headlines to read.

04/08/2021 By Timothy Malcolm