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Author: Mariauna Hernandez
7/27/2022
Been to downtown Houston much? Or are you looking to make your first visit? With many of the local sports stadiums, bars, restaurants, and luxury hotels literally a stone’s throw away from one another, a weekend downtown can be one filled with fun and excitement. Throughout the year, guests can enjoy free programming and activities at Avenida Houston - the city’s entertainment and... Read More »
7/14/2022
Did you know that some of the coolest art can be found right inside of Partnership Tower at Avenida Houston? Well, it’s true! Just this past month, Avenida Houston ushered in its newest sculpture and wait until you see it!   Now through November 5, guests can come check out “Uneven/Parallel” – a sculpture made up of aluminum, wood, silk, and polyester – on the... Read More »
6/28/2022
This summer downtown Houston will be all aglow as Houston First Corp. and Avenida Houston will be debuting its latest work of art, “Roseaux,” which is set to make its premiere this Friday, July 1.   “Roseaux” is a “particip’active” installation, which provides both an immersive and interactive experience for all passersby that choose to engage the... Read More »
3/25/2022
After more than two years, “Party on the Plaza” at Avenida Houston has returned to its in-person music series, which will have a revamped concept and design for guests to enjoy on Friday, April 8. Attendees will be able to enjoy live music, beverages, a massive 14-foot selfie display for unique photo opportunities, and an array of festive lighting throughout the space. The series will... Read More »
3/11/2022
  Downtown will be filled with live music once again as Avenida Houston will be returning its Blues & More music series this weekend beginning on Saturday, March 12! During the next few months, individuals will have the opportunity to check out live bands and musicians for both lunch and happy hour. Check out the schedule below for more info.   March 12 11:30 – 1:30 p.m. Charly... Read More »
1/31/2022
  Avenida Houston to celebrate 2022 Black History Month each weekend in February Avenida Houston will be the center of free fun activities for the public and families to enjoy for this year’s Black History Month celebration. Each weekend, programming will feature art, music, minority vendors, and educational activities that reflect and celebrate Houston’s rich diversity. ... Read More »
7/19/2021
Microgreens making a huge hit at the George R. Brown Convention Center   Ever wondered where the succulent, buttered shrimp in your entrée comes from? Or perhaps, what city your spinach was picked in? What if you had the opportunity see the process from start to finish? Well, that’s exactly what the George R. Brown Convention Center (GRB) has done with their hydro garden program.... Read More »
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