Houston Museum Experience
January 31–September 26
Houston Museum District
The Museum Experience is Houston’s newest cultural block party! The Museum Experience features four walkable “zones” to help visitors navigate through the area and learn more about all 19 museums in a more personal way. On the last Saturday of January, April, July and September, each zone will showcase a handful of museums at a time, complete with special programming, pedicabs in select zones and food trucks. For more information visit houstonmuseumdistrict.org.
PPHM Presents Wildlife and Hunting Photographs from the Panhandle-Plains Region
March 7–February 6
Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum
This year, the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum will present an exhibition series focused on wildlife and hunting in the Panhandle-Plains that includes the new exhibition Wildlife and Hunting Photographs from the Panhandle-Plains Region. The museum staff will assemble and present a group of often unique photographic images of wildlife and hunting ranging from the mid-1870s through the late 1900s. Come visit this exhibition, which will be featured in the Alexander Gallery from March 7, 2015 – February 6, 2016.
Fulshear Freedom Festival
The Fulshear Freedom Fest, hosted by the City of Fulshear and the Fulshear Area Chamber of Commerce will take place in Downtown Fulshear on Saturday, July 4 from 6 to 9:30 PM. Enjoy music, a parade, children’s activities, fireworks, shopping, and food!
Anthony Bourdain: Close to the Bone
Internationally renowned best-selling author, television host, and multiple Emmy award-winner Anthony Bourdain is best known for traveling the globe on his stomach, daringly consuming some of the world’s most exotic dishes on his hit TV shows Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations and The Layover. Bourdain is also the author of the bestselling Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly. His summer 2015 “Close to the Bone” tour serves audiences an all new live show featuring an unyielding, brutally honest monologue reflecting on diverse culture, street cuisine, and his travels to lesser-known locations around the world, followed by an open question and answer session with the audience. To purchase tickets, click here.
Zadok Jewelers Summer Sale
Join Zadok Jewelers for our second sale in 39 years! Enjoy 20-70% off select engagement rings, wedding rings, designer jewelry, fine Swiss watches, crystal, pens, cufflinks and more*! Visit zadok.com for more details. *Some exclusions may apply.
Scavenger Hunts and Robin Williams Tribute
National Museum of Funeral History
The National Museum of Funeral History features two exciting scavenger hunts for the young and young at heart. The first hunt leads guests thoughout the museum, encouraging them to find interesting tidbits about the history of the funeral industry. The second hunt focuses on the Celebrating the Lives & Deaths of the Popes exhibit, an interactive way for museum-goers to unearth facts and history about the Vatican and its pope. Guests who submit complete and correct scavenger hunt forms earn a one-time 10% discount on purchases at the museum gift shop. Additionally, NMFH will honor the one-year anniversary of Robin Williams’ death by remembering him with a special tribute event, the highlight of which will be the unveiling of a permanent addition to the museum’s Thanks for the Memories exhibit—the boots Williams wore in the movie RV. After the unveiling, museum-goers will enjoy seeing Williams’ boots in action during a special showing of RV in the museum’s auditorium.
Four Seasons Resort & Club
TEXSOM Texas Somelier Conference, the most prominent and influential wine education conference in the United States, is celebrating its eleventh year. TEXSOM 2015 will include 23 educational seminars and presentations led