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.
DMA Arts & Letters Live
March 4–June 15
Dallas Museum of Art
Arts & Letters live is a literary and performing arts series for all ages featuring award winning authors and performers of regional, national, and international acclaim. The series is recognized for its creative multidisciplinary programming – combing literature with visual arts, music, and film – and for commissioning new work from musicians, dancers, and poets, inspired by works of art in the Museum’s collection and special exhibitions. Please call 214-922-1818 for more information or puchase tickets here.
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.
Urban Green’s Spring on the Green
McGovern Centennial Gardens
Urban Green, Hermann Park Conservancy’s young professionals group, will celebrate spring while raising funds to benefit the Conservancy. Urban Green’s signature spring event will be held in the all new McGovern Centennial Gardens. Enjoy food, drinks, a silent auction, a DJ, and more, all included in the ticket price. Click here for more information.
Designer Marco Bicego Personal Appearance
Italian designer Marco Bicego will make a special appearance on Thursday, May 7 from 4 –8pm at Zadok Jewelers. He will engrave any piece purchased at the event or from your existing collection. One-of-a-kind and limited edition pieces will also be on display in addition to our own extensive Marco Bicego selection. For more information visit zadok.com.
Mother’s Day Trunk Show
Celebrate Mom with a gift from Zadok Jewelers! This year’s event features Carelle, IPPOLITA, Marco Bicego Jewels, Melissa Braniff Designs, and Goshwara. Learn more at zadok.com.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk
The fight to end breast cancer starts with a single step. Join millions of people in more than 300 communities nationwide and take that step with the American Cancer Society Making Strides of Houston 5K walk on Discovery Green. The Making Strides walkers turn awareness into action by raising more than $60 million for the American Cancer Society each year—one dollar at a time—to save lives from breast cancer. Visit the American Cancer Society website for more information and to sign up for the walk.
Native Treasures Indian Arts Festival
Santa Fe Community Convention Center
Native Treasures has become one of the important Indian art shows in the country since its inception in 2005. More than 200 museum-quality artists from over 40 tribes and pueblos will showcase and sell their pottery, jewelry, glass, painting, sculpture, carvings, textiles and other art on Saturday, May 23 and Sunday, May 24 at the Santa Fe Convention Center.
AT&T Byron Nelson
TPC Four Seasons Resort Dallas at Las Colinas
The AT&T Byron Nelson is a can’t-miss North Texas tradition. The world’s top golfers compete to take home a victory and honor the tournament’s legendary namesake. Best of all, proceeds benefit Momentous Institute, committed to changing the odds for kids.
The Illusionists: Witness the Impossible!
The world’s best magic show comes to Houston with seven of the most incredible illusionists on earth who will perform mind-bending acts of magic and illusion, including many feats never seen before. For tickets and more information, visit spahouston.org.
Wine & Clay Festival
Llano Estacado Winery
The Llano Estacado Clay guild will fill the cellars of Llano Estacado Winery with the creations and wares of local artists. Come out and enjoy music by Kenny Maines and wine for sale by the glass. The event will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday from at 12 – 5 p.m. Admission is free.
Upbringing Golf Tournament
Black Horse Golf Club
Ready to “tee up” for a great cause and have a “hole” lot of fun? Join Upbring New Krause Children’s Center, The New LSS, for a four person scramble in Cypress.
Texas Shakespeare Festival
Van Cliburn Auditorium
The Texas Shakespeare Festival is East Texas’ only professional theater company. TSF is a summer repertory company producing two Shakespeare plays, a non-Shakespearean classic, a musical, and a production for children during the summer. Come experience performances including A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night, Man of La Mancha, and The Nerd. Please click here for more information about show times and dates.
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