We followed the actors of haunted house Purgatory Scream Park near Houston as they prepped for a day at work.
The neighborhood formerly known as a business center is now a walkable, family-friendly haven.
From luxury spas to grueling drills, our state offers something for players of every persuasion.
When you’re floating on top of the Marriott Marquis in downtown Houston, you might have reached peak Texas.
At Dig World, in Katy, anyone can drive a utility vehicle or go wild in a skid steer.
Your curated travel guide to Houston, featuring where to eat and drink, stay, explore, and more.
Look, spa, no hands! Looking for stress relief via a salt cave, "a wellness tube," and an infrared sauna pod.
With posh hotels and restaurants and free museums, this historic area of Houston makes for an easy, elegant weekend escape.
From Leon Bridges’s home in Fort Worth to a vibrant coral reef near Galveston, this year took our photographers to some truly unforgettable places.
These courses are beautiful, fun for all skill levels, and are available to play at a great value. Fairways and greens!
Plus: a restaurant for avocado aficionados, a chill hip-hop track, and a gutting new #MeToo book.
Desert cacti, tropical orchids, towering live oaks—these tranquil spots teem with ever-changing flora. It’s time to plan a trip.
La Colombe d’Or reopens with a glistening new tower and redesigned garden bungalows, but the heart of the hotel is its historic 1920s mansion.
From a stargazing spot in Terlingua to a lakefront cabin in the Hill Country, these are a few of our writers’ favorite getaways.
Across Texas, Santa is staying jolly this year with contact-free visits, drive-through light displays, and more pandemic-proof festivities.
From design tips to sleep tricks (and cocktail recipes, too), this is your ultimate guide to enjoying a day off at home.
Fifty years after humans first walked on the moon, you too can play astronaut for a day.
If the city hopes to become a tourist draw, it should market its multiculturalism, not the same lineup of attractions found elsewhere.
You don’t need to spend big bucks when you’re exploring Dallas, Austin, and Houston.
Even as new developments rise around it, Houston’s 19th Street remains a funky, independent haven for shoppers.
For an affordable stay in a new city, with built-in friends.
Summer will be here before you know it. Ten things to get out and do ahead of those 100-degree days.
Mobile Loaves and Fishes co-founder Alan Graham has published a book about his relationships with Austin’s homeless.
A new book on the legendary producer reveals a performer with chops of his own.
Louis Kahn’s life and work on exhibit in the greatest building in Texas.
Brush up on your Texas films—or see some of your old favorites on the big screen—during the Heart of Texas Film Series.
Images that have become as iconic as the state itself.
A grand era of large-scale, site-specific installation art at Rice Gallery comes to an end. But does a new beginning await?
Uncovering the story of a long-lost gospel pioneer who influenced the shape of music to come.
Enjoy one of the rarest—and tastiest—whiskeys known to man.
The loss of the honeybee would be catastrophic to our planet. Here's what you can do to help.
The Dallas Cowboys’ new headquarters and training facility, dubbed the Star, is open for business.
Ten concerts to ring in your new year.
The best sights, bites, and experiences from my travels around the state this year.
Bob "Daddy-O" Wade has been putting out his iconic artwork for forty years.
A yuletide album that's actually worth listening to this holiday season.
The holiday season is the best time to scope out the majestic sandhill cranes that call Galveston their winter home.
The director of "Tower" brings us another iconic documentary, this one reveling in 40 years of the beloved Austin City Limits show.
Eleven ideas for holiday fun after the turkey sandwiches are gone and Uncle Al wants to talk about politics.
A visit to these indie gift shops, which feature impeccably curated stock from makers around the world, is a gift in itself.
Is a brand a sell-out if it's owned by a large corporation?
Step into the Sistine Chapel to gaze at the famed Michelangelo frescoes—in Dallas.
Get out and about in this fine state of ours to enjoy famous authors, historic photographs, Lone Star films, fancy barbecue, and more.
The state's best repositories of art, historical objects, and natural wonders.
Members of Grupo Fantasma have added yet another new sound to their ever-evolving Latin repertoire.
Jazz pianist Jason Moran returns home to Houston to recreate Thelonious Monk’s seminal 1959 concert.
On the campus of the Orange Show, in Houston, is a new three-dimensional immersive folk art experience that’s a whimsical explosion of colors, textures, and community spirit.
Austinite Lawrence Wright chronicles almost fifteen years of terrorism in his latest book, The Terror Years: From Al-Qaeda to the Islamic State.
Making the most of two days in the Bayou City.
Amanda Shires on the birth of an album and becoming a matriarch.