Via Colori

Did you like to make chalk drawings on the sidewalk when you were a kid? Houston's Via Colori street festival takes drawing on the sidewalk to new levels, as guest artists create temporary works of art right before your eyes on the streets on downtown Houston. This year's Via Colori festival takes place Saturday, November 19, 2011 and Sunday, November 20, 2011. Events will … [Read more...]

Houston International Quilt Festival

Photo Credit: Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau

More than 60,000 quilters and fans from around the world attended the Houston International Quilt Festival, and this year's festival promises to be bigger and better than ever. The 2011 Quilt Festival will be held at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Downtown Houston, Texas on November 3 - 6, 2011, with a preview on November 2, 2011. The festival includes juried … [Read more...]

America’s Got Talent is Coming to Houston!

Do you have a talent you want to share with the whole country? This is your chance! NBC’s hit show America’s Got Talent is preparing for a sixth season and producers will hold auditions at Reliant Center in Houston on February 12 and 13, 2011. What can you do in 90 seconds? That is how long you have to sing, dance, do magic tricks, juggle, tell jokes or whatever your … [Read more...]

Buffalo Bayou Boat Tours

If you think of Buffalo Bayou as a dirty stream running through downtown Houston, you haven’t seen the bayou lately. And the best way to see Buffalo Bayou is on one of the boat tours offered by the Buffalo Bayou Partnership (BBP). The BBP recently introduced their new pontoon boat, Spirit of the Bayou, with a cruise along Buffalo Bayou. (The Spirit of the Bayou replaces a … [Read more...]

2010 Christmas Cruises along Buffalo Bayou

Looking for a fun and festive way to celebrate this holiday season? Why not join one of the 2010 Christmas Cruises offered by the Buffalo Bayou Partnership. You can take a 30-minute pontoon boat ride along Buffalo Bayou and enjoy the decorations, brightly colored lights, song and cheer! These trips will be aboard Buffalo Bayou Partnership's new boat, the Spirit of the Bayou, … [Read more...]