Holiday Magic on the Plaza

Avenida Deck the Trees

Date: November 17 - December 17

Every Saturday from 6-8pm and Sunday from 2-4pm


Avenida Houston is set to come alive with the enchanting sounds, dazzling lights, and heartwarming performances of “A Happy Houston Holiday,” a ten-day holiday stage show that promises to celebrate the rich tapestry of cultures that make our city vibrant and unique. The “A Happy Houston Holiday” stage show is a testament to the unity in diversity that defines our beloved city, and showcases a captivating blend of music, dance, and storytelling, drawing inspiration from the traditions of various cultures that call Houston home.


The “A Happy Houston Holiday” stage show will feature world-class performers, local talents, and even community groups, ensuring a diverse and inclusive experience that reflects the true spirit of Houston.


Don’t miss out on the opportunity to be a part of this unforgettable celebration of culture, community, and the holiday season. Mark your calendars and join us in making “A Happy Houston Holiday” a resounding success.


“A Happy Houston Holiday” will be a 2-hour holiday performance from our Main Stage on the Avenida Plaza that will include dance, songs by Houston artists and conclude with a holiday medley that everyone can sing along to.


Xochi Restaurant Marriott Marquis

With over 20 restaurants within walking distance, Avenida Houston allows you to stroll while savoring the cuisines of the world. Meet up for drinks with friends at one of many happy hours, or take a break from a day at play with our kid-friendly restaurantsSavor luxury cuisine or just find a place to get your morning coffee. You can find more about where to eat along The Plaza here


Guests coming to experience holidays at Discovery Green or on The Plaza at Avenida Houston can find garage parking in the Avenida North, South and Central parking garages, located at each end of the George R. Brown Convention Center and the center of Discovery Green park. There is at least a 2-hr. parking validation provided with a restaurant purchase. More information on parking and transportation can be found here.