Arts & Entertainment

Safety a Top Priority During Spring Break

(Houston, TX) – The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management is urging residents to keep safety a top priority as they head out for Spring Break. Drivers need to obey all traffic laws and use extra caution as enhanced law enforcement efforts will be in effect, watching for drunk drivers, speed and seat-belt violators. If you are traveling during the Spring Break holiday: Do not drink and drive. Buckle up everyone in […]

Inaugural Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market Spring SpectacularArriving April 2019

WHAT:                 Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market, the most anticipated holiday shopping event of the year, will be tempting shoppers with something new and special in April 2019: Nutcracker Market Spring Spectacular. This new, three-day event will host 160 merchants from across the country – bringing with them a full assortment of unique seasonal items, apparel, accessories, gourmet food and home décor to welcome the warmer weather and celebrate the spring and summer holidays.   WHEN:                 April […]

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Houston Grand Opera announces contract extension with Local 51 union members

The company and International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees reach agreement through fiscal year 2022 Houston – March 7, 2019—Houston Grand Opera (HGO) is proud to announce an agreement with the International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees (IATSE), Local 51, extending the union’s contract through July 31, 2022. This new multiyear collective bargaining agreement (CBA) covers fiscal years 2019 through fiscal year 2022. The previous agreement with IATSE 51 was extended after Hurricane […]

Bayou Land Conservancy announces free adult nature training program

Houston, TX – March 21st will be the kick-off of the Spring Creek Greenway Ambassador Program, a free program for adults to learn about the local environment. Bayou Land Conservancy (BLC) developed The Spring Creek Greenway Ambassador Program five years ago with the vision to have volunteers assist in management of BLC’s 13-mile Spring Creek Nature Trail, part of the expanding 33 mile Spring Creek Greenway. Now with its twelfth class slated to begin with orientation on March […]

Katy Taste Fest is the spring event to fill tummies and local charity budgets

Katy (March 1, 2019) – Katy Taste Fest, the city’s only festival for foodies will be held at Villagio Town Center on March 23, 2019. The festival celebrates all things food from over 30 of Katy’s best restaurants. Special features include the VIP Taste Tent with private bar, mimosa tastings and exclusive bites, a VIP Kids’ Zone including 2 hours of onsite daycare and food from Chik-fil-A and Typhoon Texas, cooking and mixology demonstrations, beer/wine […]

First Carbon Credit Exchange For Texas PrairiesAnd Wetlands Launches In Houston

(Houston) Today the Texas Coastal Exchange (TCX) announces completion of its first carbon dioxide storage transaction in the Galveston Bay marsh ecosystem – the first known sale of carbon credits benefiting Texas marshes and prairies. The Texas Coastal Exchange concept evolved from research by Rice University’s SSPEED Center, which was interested in establishing a system to pay landowners for keeping low-lying coastal lands subject to hurricane surge flooding in their natural state. TCX, a non-profit […]

Kolache Factory Challenge 5k Returns To Houston March 9

Food-Themed Race Supports Families in Need and Pays Homage to a Houston Food Icon HOUSTON, Texas, March 1, 2019 – After a successful inaugural year, the most delicious 5K run returns to Houston’s Energy Corridor District on Saturday, March 9th, at the Addicks Park and Ride, 14230 Katy Fwy. The 2nd Annual Kolache Factory Challenge 5K, sponsored by Katy-based The Kolache Factory, puts its promise of offering fresh, high-quality kolache pastries “on-the-run,” to the test. […]

Public Works Houston Brings Broadway’s Seussical to Miller Outdoor Theatre This Summer

HOUSTON — “Oh, the thinks you can think” when Dr. Seuss’ best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper from Theatre Under The Stars! For the past 50 years, Theatre Under The Stars has offered Houstonians a free, professionally-produced musical at Miller Outdoor Theatre. This summer, as TUTS prepares to step into its 51st year, the musical theatre company takes its mission to enrich the lives of Houstonians through the experience of musical theatre a […]

Fort Bend County Master Gardeners announce our first-everSpring Break Gardening Fun Day!

What would our world be like without plants? “Plants are our friends, we give them special care. They feed, they shelter, they give us fresh air” (excerpt from, Junior Master Gardener Handbook, Level 1). During this one-day camp, children will learn about plants and the environment while participating in hands-on activities. Master Gardeners will mentor the children and assist with hands-on activities. This camp will be held for one day, March 13, 2019, from 9:00 […]