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Downtown Aquarium Educator Open House 10:00 am
Downtown Aquarium Educator Open House @ Downtown Aquarium
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Downtown Aquarium Educator Open House @ Downtown Aquarium | Houston | Texas | United States
The date is set but times have yet to be confirmed.  Downtown Aquarium Educator Open House This event is for teachers in the greater Houston area to learn and experience our field trip offerings. We will feature guided tours, sneak peeks of classroom programs, and much more! Pre-registration required for attendance. (Tentative) (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});  Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
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Houston Women: Agitating, Educating, Advocating 9:00 am
Houston Women: Agitating, Educating, Advocating @ Midtown Arts and Theater Complex Houston (MATCH)
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); OCTOBER 6 CONFERENCE FOCUSES ON THE DYNAMIC WOMEN THAT HAVE SHAPED HOUSTON   HOUSTON WOMEN: AGITATING, EDUCATING, ADVOCATING On October 6, 2018 Houston History Alliance will make history with a day-long conference sharing stories about Houston women from the past and present. WHEN: Saturday, October 6 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. WHERE: Midtown Arts and Theater Complex Houston (MATCH), 3400 S. Main Street, Houston, 77002 COST:  Tickets for the event, which includes lunch, are $65.00 for general admission and $20 for teachers. Students may register for FREE, no lunch included. Tickets are available through Houston History Alliance at https://www.houstonhistoryalliance.org/2018conference/ For information about theRead More →
“Looking Back” History Boat Tours 10:00 am
“Looking Back” History Boat Tours @ Allen’s Landing
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
“Looking Back” History Boat Tours Time: 10 – 11:30 am Cost: $40 per person (children under 4 are not permitted on boat tours) Weather permitting. Reservations must be made by selecting an available date on the right. Aboard BBP’s pontoon boat, take a look back to the late 1800s when Houston was founded with Louis Aulbach, local historian and author of Buffalo Bayou: An Echo of Houston’s Wilderness Beginning or Andrew Groocock, local historian. Hear stories of the Allen brothers and historical information about the people, places and events along the bayou that helped shape Houston. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
PETER PAN! 12:00 pm
PETER PAN! @ Playhouse on the Prairie
Oct 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Journey into Neverland with Playhouse on the Prairie, where you’ll meet Tinkerbell and the lost boys, Captain Hook and his goofy pirates, Tiger Lily, and the boy who never grew up. Join Wendy, Michael, and John on an adventure of a lifetime! Our high-spirited adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s classic tale of Peter Pan comes together with some of your favorite popular songs, barrels of laughs, plenty of audience participation, and a whole lot of heart. Whether you’re a kid or a kid at heart, if you’ve ever dreamed of being a pirate or a fairy or a hero, then you won’t want to miss it!Read More →
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Korean Festival 10:00 am
Korean Festival @ Discovery Green - Downtown Houston
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Korean Festival @ Discovery Green - Downtown Houston | Houston | Texas | United States
Over the nine years since its inception, the Korean Festival has emerged to become one of the largest events hosted at Discovery Green in downtown Houston, drawing tens of thousands of visitors to its cultural presentations and culinary experiences. As the “Korean Wave” continues to make significant headway in the United States, the City of Houston, with its diverse and vibrant culture, is poised to become the predominant center of Korean culture in the South. New Korean and Korean-inspired eateries are thriving and expanding. Daily direct flights from Houston to Incheon have cleared the path for further growth and expansion. As you can imagine, theseRead More →
Second Saturday Boat Ride 10:00 am
Second Saturday Boat Ride @ Sabine Promenade
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Second Saturday Boat Ride These 30-minute boat rides are a great way to spend the afternoon with your family. Escape from the city and enjoy the cool breeze as you glide along Buffalo Bayou’s waters. Look for graceful herons, jumping fish, and even the occasional alligator sunning on the banks. Time: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm (30 minute boat rides) The last tour departs at 1:30 pm. Please note that the boat departs promptly every half hour. Departure location:  105 Sabine Street (just east of Sabine Street Bridge) at the Sabine Promenade boat launch View map. Cost: $7 for adults/$5 for children (ages 4–12)* *Children under ageRead More →
The Bayou City Art Festival Downtown 10:00 am
The Bayou City Art Festival Downtown @ Downtown Houston
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
The Bayou City Art Festival Downtown @ Downtown Houston | Houston | Texas | United States
 The Art Colony Association, Inc. (ACA) will celebrate 47 years of fine art and giving back to local non-profits as it spotlights 300 artists at Bayou City Art Festival in Downtown Houston, Saturday and Sunday, October 13 – 14, 2018, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. The sophisticated gallery will transform the streets of Downtown into artistic avenues bursting with colors and culture. As one of the top outdoor fine art festivals in the U.S., the weekend festival will provide guests with the opportunity to see and purchase unique, custom art under the iconic Houston skyline. Bayou City Art Festival Downtown will benefit local non-profits and feature live music inRead More →
PETER PAN! 12:00 pm
PETER PAN! @ Playhouse on the Prairie
Oct 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Journey into Neverland with Playhouse on the Prairie, where you’ll meet Tinkerbell and the lost boys, Captain Hook and his goofy pirates, Tiger Lily, and the boy who never grew up. Join Wendy, Michael, and John on an adventure of a lifetime! Our high-spirited adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s classic tale of Peter Pan comes together with some of your favorite popular songs, barrels of laughs, plenty of audience participation, and a whole lot of heart. Whether you’re a kid or a kid at heart, if you’ve ever dreamed of being a pirate or a fairy or a hero, then you won’t want to miss it!Read More →
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The Bayou City Art Festival Downtown 10:00 am
The Bayou City Art Festival Downtown @ Downtown Houston
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
The Bayou City Art Festival Downtown @ Downtown Houston | Houston | Texas | United States
 The Art Colony Association, Inc. (ACA) will celebrate 47 years of fine art and giving back to local non-profits as it spotlights 300 artists at Bayou City Art Festival in Downtown Houston, Saturday and Sunday, October 13 – 14, 2018, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. The sophisticated gallery will transform the streets of Downtown into artistic avenues bursting with colors and culture. As one of the top outdoor fine art festivals in the U.S., the weekend festival will provide guests with the opportunity to see and purchase unique, custom art under the iconic Houston skyline. Bayou City Art Festival Downtown will benefit local non-profits and feature live music inRead More →
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Downtown Aquarium Home School Day 10:00 am
Downtown Aquarium Home School Day @ Downtown Aquarium
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Downtown Aquarium Home School Day @ Downtown Aquarium | Houston | Texas | United States
Downtown Aquarium Home School Day RSVP and Payment required by Oct. 12, 2018 at 4 p.m. PRICING $21.65 per participant (when you purchase a session an all-day wristband is included); For ages 6-17 $10.83 All Day Adventure Passes for siblings and parents Children 2 and under are Free SESSIONS Check In: 10-10:45 a.m. Welcome & Introductions:10:45 a.m. in the Natuilus Ballroom Morning Session: 11 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Ages 6-8: Rockin’ the Rainforest & Handimal craft Ages 9-12: Stupendous Sharks and Shark Tagging Ages 13-17: Animal Diets and Ethograms Break: 12 – 1:45 p.m. Afternoon Session: 1:45 – 2:45 p.m. Ages 6-8: Who Dirtied the Water? and Recycle RelayRead More →
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“From Port to Port” Boat Tour 9:00 am
“From Port to Port” Boat Tour @ Allen’s Landing
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
“From Port to Port” Boat Tour @ Allen’s Landing | Houston | Texas | United States
“From Port to Port” Boat Tour Join bayou guide Andrew Groocock on a historical tour of the upper channel of Buffalo Bayou focusing on the historic significance of this industrial stretch and Houston, as you cruise the approximately seven miles from the old port of Houston to the new port of Houston. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
Energy Day 11:00 am
Energy Day @ Sam Houston Park
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Energy Day @ Sam Houston Park | Houston | Texas | United States
Energy Day is Houston’s largest FREE family festival showcasing exhibits focused on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Energy Day will feature exciting exhibits and interactive demonstrations that will teach students and their families about various forms of energy and how through STEM education, they can find an exciting career in the energy industry. With the support of our local schools and energy experts, it’s our hope that students and families who attend can learn something new and develop an interest in STEM education. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});  Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
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Scream on the Green® 6:00 pm
Scream on the Green® @ Discovery Green
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Scream on the Green® Friday, October 26 from 6 – 10 pm – Admission is FREE. Visitors will have a spooky good time at Houston’s citywide costume contest and Halloween celebration for the whole family! There will be prizes, Halloween spectacle, a movie, performances by J-Dance Company, living statues, music and more! Visitors can win candy and prizes playing our FREE games! Screen on the Green presented by Bank of America® Enjoy watching E.T. the Extra–Terrestrial on the big screen at 7:30pm. Costume Contest Registration will take place on-site near the Anheuser-Busch stage before the contest and winners will be announced after. Prizes were awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place inRead More →
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