Category - Sports

If you live in Houston, chances are you're a sports fan. With the long list of winning teams, how could you not be? Nothing quite beats the rush of witnessing a winning game in person, with some quality, guilt-laden concession stand snacks in hand.  There's only one thing that could possibly put a kink in such a glorious day: finding parking.  Houston's a big city. With good... Read More »
What's a better way to spend a summer than attending some Astros baseball games?! Exactly. There isn't one. 💁 To top it off, this month's games are offering special giveaways and events to accent the already unforgettable experience of attending an Astros game. We've highlighted some of the excitement this July below: T-Shirt Tuesdays- (Weekly) Tuesdays are best... Read More »
Along with KHOU 11 and The University of Houston, we hosted two freaking awesome watch parties for the UH Mens Basketball game's this past week and it was nothing short of a blast. Check out some of our favorite shots from the events and... GO COOGS!!! 😍😍😍😍         View this post on Instagram                       A... Read More »
Get ready to run Houston because the Chevron Houston Marathon is here. And with the MLK holiday right around the corner, that means one thing: a day to recoup from a run, or better yet, a day to recoup from being the spectator! Watching thousands is a real sport. That said, spectators will need to get set up early to get a prime spot near the finish line. But don't fret if that snooze button... Read More »
Opening is Here! The 2017 World Series Champion Houston Astros are back with a bang to defend their title. Being part of the Opening Day experience on April 2 won’t be easy. But using this guide might help make your visit to a game a memorable one. From April to September, fans flock to Minute Maid Park for baseball, food, and fun! The venue is conveniently located in the... Read More »
You will need to get set up early if you want a prime downtown spot at the finish line, which means setting that dreaded weekend alarm. But don't fret sound sleepers. No matter where you land along the race course, Houston has plenty to delight and entertain while you wait for the main attraction.   Experience Houston (and the marathon) along the race route   Breakfast at The... Read More »
Good Morning, Los Angeles! We at Visit Houston struck up a friendly wager with Discover L.A. over the outcome of the 2017 MLB championship. The winner would take over the opponent’s social media pages for one day. And while we've got nothing but respect for the Dodgers, H-Town finally knows what it feels like to win the World Series! Don’t worry, y'all. We... Read More »
August may be just another month of summer to some, but to others, it’s football season! The Houston Texans will 10 home games at NRG Park this season (preseason included). With excellent hotels, events, and no need for parking, Avenida Houston is the perfect destination to make your next game, an experience.  Getting to the game Staying in Avenida Houston means that you... Read More »
On July 20, 2017 Manchester United and Manchester City will face off in NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. For the European elite team's rivalry game, make it an experience with Avenida Houston.  What is known as Manchester Derby, will be a part of the 2017 International Champions Cup presented by Heineken. The match kicks off at 8:30 pm, and will be broadcasted on ESPN. To have an... Read More »
UPDATED APRIL 3, 2018 Start planning your 2017-2018 Houston Rockets season with a stay in Avenida Houston! With fine dining, activities and excellent hotels, you'll find the right plan to make your next game, an experience.  Next Games Tuesday, April 3 vs Washington    |    Thursday, April 5 vs Portland      Saturday, April 7 vs Oklahoma... Read More »