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12/16/2019
First, in honor of the holidays we brought you Prismatica, a rainbow-colored wonderland of life-size kaleidoscope prisms. But why just light up the Avenida Plaza? To maximize the fun down at Avenida Houston, ANOTHER LED-powered exhibit is soaring through the trees and its name is Paloma.✨ Discovery Green's LED-powered doves are a creation by French creative studio, Pitaya. The series of 200... Read More »
10/17/2019
It's October, and the Halloween activities have commenced! There are quite a few wonderfully spooky and festive activities available Downtown.... but our personal favorite is Discovery Green's FREE annual Halloween celebration, "Scream on the Green" on October 25 th from 6-10 pm 😉 In the spirit of everything Halloween, the park will host a variety of ghoulish fun. From... Read More »
8/8/2019
August is here and it's time to soak up the last few weeks of summer! Even though summer is winding down, the Avenida is still overflowing with fun activities. We've rounded up some of the top upcoming events you HAVE to experience before you say goodbye to summer 2019. ✨ Houston Restaurant Weeks (August 1 st - September 2 nd ) Nothing screams fun like food, and with Houston... Read More »
7/11/2019
Mark your calendars for July 20 th at 6 p.m because that's when all the fun kicks off at Discovery Green's "A Giant Leap" to celebrate the 50 th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission. ✨ From 6 to 10 p.m., Discovery Green will be an oasis of all things space-themed. Did we mention it's all FREE?!  From a paratrooper landing by the Golden Knights and the United States... Read More »
6/17/2019
Land Rover Houston Central's Rainbow on the Green presented by Legacy Community Health- Montrose annual Pride celebration returns to Discovery Green this Friday, June 21 st from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. This year, the FREE celebration will feature live entertainment by Chad Michaels and OneUp, accompanied by a wide variety of other talented drag performers. ✨ View this post on Instagram A post... Read More »
6/5/2019
With June comes the summer season, and that means tons of exciting activities going on around the Avenida! With so many options and so little time, we decided to compile some of this month's events that we think you'll really enjoy! The Ultimate Prince Party 3 with Mr. Chris (June 7 th ) Come pay homage to the legend that is Prince at MKT Bar's FREE Ultimate Prince Party 3, hosted... Read More »
1/30/2019
Looking to kill a couple of hours in Avenida Houston? Aside from the delicious dining options like the award-winning Kulture or Xochi, there are several things to do during a 1-2 hour break in the area. Find your inner kid at Discovery Green and breeze through pinwheels at GUST: Celebrating a Decade of Discovery , ending March 20. Lunchtime can be a real treat with Blues & More at the Brown!... Read More »
3/5/2018
Happy days are here again with the opening of a second season on March 2 for The Roller Rink at Discovery Green. This time around, Roller Rink returns with a new and improved skating surface, colorful lighting and festivities, including a presentation by Roller Derby Girls. Plus, there's live music and fun weekly programming, like old-school music on Throwback Thursdays and... Read More »
2/14/2018
Love is in the air at Avenida Houston! Restaurants at the plaza have sweetheart menu items that will melt hearts and save money. Love Day specials include: Brasserie du Parc - a Bonne Saint Valentine menu with wine pairings and lunch and dinner courses Grotto Downtown - an addition of steak and other heart-y items to the menu  Hearsay on the Green - a four (4) course... Read More »
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