Buffalo Bayou Bat Colony Boat Tours

Visit Houston's newly discovered Mexican Free-tailed Bat Colony! Did you know that more than 250,000 bats call Waugh Bridge on Buffalo Bayou home? The Buffalo Bayou Partnership offers boat tours of the bat colony on the second and fourth Fridays of each month, March through October. Guests on these tours will enjoy an amazing view from pontoon boats on the bayou's waters … [Read more...]

Art Cars Are Coming!

Everyone loves art cars, and on May 8, 2010, the annual Houston Art Car Parade returns to the streets of Houston. What began in 1986 with the Ford Fruit Mobile has grown into the largest and oldest art car parade of its kind. Inarguably one of the funkiest events in the U.S., the parade features some 250 cruisers best described as folk art on four wheels. The grand marshal of … [Read more...]

Buffalo Bayou Foodie Floats

Imagine a leisurely cruise along Buffalo Bayou, while sipping craft beers and nibbling artisan cheeses. That is what the Buffalo Bayou Partnership has in store for you on the Foodie Floats boat tour. The first tour, featuring a beer and cheese tasting with the Houston Dairymaids and Saint Arnold Brewing Company, will take place on April 15, 2010. As you cruise down our … [Read more...]