Arts & Entertainment

Texas Singer-Songwriters Robert Earl Keen And Lyle Lovett To Open For George Strait At 2019 Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™

 Sept. 18, 2018 — Houston — For Immediate Release — Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials announced that Texas singer-songwriters Robert Earl Keen and Lyle Lovett will open for country music icon George Strait during his concert-only performance on Sunday, March 17, the final night of the 2019 Rodeo. “We are proud to close out the 2019 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo with three of the Lone Star State’s most influential music artists,” said Joel […]

Blue Angels to Headline 34th Annual Commemorative Air Force Wings Over Houston Airshow                                                                                                                                           

Diamond Pilots perform the Low Break Cross maneuver during a practice demonstration Sept. 19.

HOUSTON (September 17, 2018) – Plan ahead and get your tickets now to see the U.S Navy Blue Angels, returning to Houston for the 34th Annual Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Wings Over Houston Airshow on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 20-21, at Ellington Airport. “We’re excited to welcome back the world-famous U.S. Navy Blue Angels, led by Commander Eric Doyle, a native of League City,” said Airshow Director Bill Roach. “For the first time at Wings Over Houston, we’re honored to […]

Do you know what KatyRocksInc Winterfest is about?

Winterfest is KatyRocksInc way of giving back to the community. We provide an event where those attending can meet and help support many small local business owners in our community by purchasing their items, free photos with Santa for all, meet local musicians, have lunch with our food and dessert vendors and just enjoy spending the day with family and friends. We also open the event to 9 other local non profits. The Westlake Volunteer Fire Department our host, […]

Schlep Sunday 38th ANNIVERSARY     

On Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston located at 5601 South Braeswood, B’nai B’rith, Edward M Gardner PC CPA, Temple Sinai Brotherhood and the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston will be participating in a city-wide clothing, toy, and food drive.  Hurricane Harvey has put a strain on our community and items are still needed to help those who have flooded […]

AAUW Program – Angie Wierzbicki – Making It Happen

Angie Wierzbicki

Thursday, October 11             6:30 p.m. social, 7 pm program Wharton County Junior College, 14004 University Blvd. Sugar Land Angie Wierzbicki – Activist, academic, Peace Corps volunteer, non-profit founder and adoptive mother of two children offers inspiring and practical ideas for all women seeking to improve their communities. Free & open to the public.  Barton Hall, Room 281, WCJC, Sugar Land Conducted by American Association of University Women Fort Bend Branch.  For more info. e-mail fortbend-tx@aauw.net, website http://fortbend-tx.aauw.net/ . AAUW’s Work Smart program was […]

Inspiration Stage Kicks Off Its 2018-2019 Season with Alice in Wonderland, Jr. 

SUGAR LAND, Texas (Sept. 14, 2018) – Sugar Land’s national award-winning community theatre, Inspiration Stage, is excited to announce its 2018-2019 season, beginning with the Sept. 28 through Sept. 30 performances of Alice in Wonderland, Jr.  Alice in Wonderland, Jr. features a youth cast of talented students from the Sugar Land and Houston areas, offering two matinee and two evening shows. Tickets run $12-$25 and can be purchased at http://inspirationstage.com/shows/disneys-alice-in-wonderland-jr/. The full season includes: Sept. 28 – 30, Alice in […]

Andrés Orozco-Estrada Leads Renowned Vocalists, The Houston Symphony And Houston Symphony Chorus In Rare Performance Of Dvořák’s Choral Masterpiece Stabat Mater

Orchestra

Sept. 27, 29-30 HOUSTON (Sept. 13, 2018) –  Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada, an all-star cast of vocalists, the Houston Symphony and the Houston Symphony Chorus all join to afford Houston the chance to hear Dvořák’s seldom-heard, grand choral masterwork Stabat Mater  at 8 p.m., Sept. 27 and 29, and 2:30 p.m., Sept. 30 in Jones Hall. Returning guest vocalists Sasha Cooke (mezzo-soprano) and Toby Spence (tenor) are joined by Lucy Crowe (soprano) and Dashon Burton […]

Fort Bend County Master Gardener Classes Begin October 4  

Whether you are an aspiring gardener or an experienced garden hobbyist, the Texas Master Gardener Program may be just what you are looking for to get started or improve your gardening success while sharing your knowledge with the community.  Master Gardeners are volunteers who receive training that enables them to support and extend the reach of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension’s efforts by delivering sound horticultural and environmental information to residents, creating and maintaining demonstration […]

Seabourne Park Monthly Bird Hike

The monthly series of free, guided Bird Hikes at Seabourne Creek Nature Park in Rosenberg will resume on Wednesday, October 3 from 8 – 10 a.m.  The hikes are led by members of the Coastal Prairie Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists.  Participation is open to the public.  All ages and levels of birders are encouraged to come and meet in the parking lot at 8 a.m. to sign in.  Binoculars and weather-appropriate clothing and footwear are recommended.  Seabourne Creek Nature Park is […]