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Saturday February 09, 2013
8:00 AM

Hop on a bike and take a ride through side streets, trails and residential areas in the heart of Houston. This is a social ride, and all levels of riders ...

8:30 AM

Ben Taub General Hospital Ginni and Richard Mithoff Trauma Center

The Harris County Hospital District Foundation's 11th Annual Texas Med 5k Fun Run will wind through the Texas Medical Center. The event attracts 2,000 or so participants, sponsors ...

10:00 AM

At the Houston Wedding Showcase, guests can explore many options, make informed decisions and have fun while doing so. See amazing runway fashion shows, discover new ideas and latest trends ...

10:00 AM

Explore a wide range of the newest home and garden products, from windows and doors to ceilings and floors, including home décor, remodelers, builders, outdoor living products, free demonstrations ...

10:00 AM

Villa de Luxe Designer Showhouse

Villa de Luxe, a historic Houston estate, will be transformed into a stunning design show house from Feb. 1 through 17. The house, designed by William Ward Watkin, was built ...

10:00 AM

Pinto Ranch is the only place you will find Rocketbuster Handmade Custom Boots. Nevena Christi, owner and designer, will be in-store from El Paso with her collection of handmade boots ...

10:00 AM

The Lunar & Planetary Institute (LPI)

On Friday, SpaceUp Houston hosts the fourth annual Commercial Spaceflight Panel during which guests can hear directly from aerospace industry representatives on commercial spaceflight ventures. The companies confirmed to present ...

11:00 AM

Historic Downtown Galveston

More than 3 million beads will be thrown at Mardi Gras Galveston — and that's just the beginning of the elaborate parades, headliner performances, family events, feasting and other festivities ...

1:00 PM

Meet jewelry designer Elizabeth Irvine at a special Valentine's Day trunk show featuring the Rose Quartz Serenity Bead Necklace, a sentimental gift to express love for someone special. Irvine ...

1:00 PM

Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market

On a "dark and stormy night," Meg Murry and her little brother Charles Wallace set out on a voyage through space and time to rescue their father, encountering Mrs. Who ...

1:00 PM

Community Artists' Collective

The Community Artists' Collective opens its 2013 exhibition season with "Points of Reference" with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. The show, featuring the works of 10 artists ...

1:00 PM

Get a jump on your Oscar pool with an opportunity to see this year's nominated Documentary short films in advance of the Feb. 24 Academy Awards. The nominees are ...

2:00 PM

Tony Feher is known for creating strikingly beautiful sculptures out of seemingly mundane objects. For this experiment, DiverseWorks invited the artist to consider how his sculptural work might inform, relate ...

2:00 PM

Casa de Esperanza's Young Professionals' Third Annual Chili Cook-off will be held at Blanco's. Guests will enjoy food, drinks, raffle prizes, live music and a photo booth. Judging ...

2:00 PM

In honor of St. Valentine, participants in this hands-on multimedia workshop will marry text and film, writing and animating poems about love and life — or maybe shoehorns and refrigerators. With ...

2:00 PM

Catch Me If You Can captures the true story of Frank Abagnale Jr., a con artist who passed himself off as a doctor, a lawyer and a jet pilot — all ...

2:00 PM

RA Sushi

RA Sushi returns with its popular Sushi 102 classes. Join the seasoned chefs behind RA Sushi for an informative culinary experience where guests will learn about fish preparation, decorative techniques ...

2:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

4:00 PM

The Magnolia Stroll

Join the Texas Renaissance Festival in its host city of Magnolia for a Mardi Gras celebration that the entire family can enjoy. Break out your masks and beads, dress in ...

4:00 PM

Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market

On a "dark and stormy night," Meg Murry and her little brother Charles Wallace set out on a voyage through space and time to rescue their father, encountering Mrs. Who ...

5:00 PM

Myth & Symbol

Houston-born and now Brooklyn-native Yvette Cortez (formerly of the Dirty Third Jewelry) will be at Myth & Symbol to debut her new line, Sal Miel. Sal Miel is a collection of ...

5:00 PM

Celebrate Valentine's Day with gourmet food and wine on the trails of the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. Join for the fourth annual "Tapas on the Trails," one of the ...

5:00 PM

The Church of St. John the Divine

In its annual "Conductorless" concert, ROCO will perform the well-loved second Brandenburg Concerto, Sibelius' Belshazzar's Feast Suite, Handel's Alexander's Feast Overture and Haydn's Clock Symphony. Joseph ...

6:00 PM

The Tremont House

Two-stepping and line dancing. That's what Mardi Gras "Waltz Across Texas" in Galveston is all about. Entertainment for the evening includes Texas' premier western swing band, Asleep at the ...

6:00 PM

Award winning filmmaker Cressandra Thibodeaux's new photography series, Reflections on Buffalo Bayou, is a collection of photographic images, mostly of man-made items reflected within the bayou — a combination of ...

6:30 PM

Junior League of Houston

The 2013 Junior League of Houston Charity Ball "The Bayou Ball" will feature an action-packed evening of entertainment with cocktails, musical show, dinner and dancing. The event is the primary ...

7:00 PM

Puffabellys Restaurant

This original play, written by Texans Joe Cole and Jennifer Adams, begins as the Civil War is nearing its end. Many young, lonely widows have been left to fend for ...

7:00 PM

River Oaks Country Club

The Friends of Fondren Annual Gala raises funds for library resources that benefit students, faculty and the community.

7:00 PM

For 2013, the American Heart Association will celebrate a special anniversary of 30 years since the first Heart Ball. The event will consist of cocktails, dinner, dancing with music provided ...

7:00 PM

Various Locations

ReelAbilities is the largest film festival in the nation committed to promoting appreciation and awareness of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with various disabilities. The festival will ...

7:00 PM

MECA

This intimate of evening solos, duets and small ensemble works will be performed by the Dallas Black Dance Theatre. The program includes a performance of the ostrich, a rarely seen ...

7:00 PM

Writer-director-actor Spike Lee's third feature, a frequently hilarious but hard-hitting drama, charts mounting racial tensions on the hottest day of the year in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of central Brooklyn ...

7:30 PM

Show Boat follows the theatrical family of The Cotton Blossom as it sails the Mississippi providing musical entertainment at towns along the river. A magical score and epic story make ...

7:30 PM

The emotional impact of seeing and hearing Lady Macbeth goad her husband into bloody violence in order to amass power makes a compelling opera. A Scottish general returning from battle ...

8:00 PM

When linguist George re-discovers a language thought to be lost, he attempts to record the aging couple who speak it, only to learn that they plan to spend the rest ...

8:00 PM

Texas Repertory Theatre

A legendary king and an incomparable queen meet for one last Winter Court for a battle that will determine the future of an empire. As the sun sets on his ...

8:00 PM

Country Playhouse

Two brothers, Austin and Lee, are polar opposites in life: One is a would-be screenwriter and the other is a sociopathic drifter. As events unfold, their identities emerge as two ...

8:00 PM

The atmospheric English indie pop band performs live in support of its new album, Coexist. Austra opens.  Doors open at 8 p.m. Show starts at 9 p.m. 

8:00 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

8:00 PM

One of America's foremost comediennes, the hilarious Lily Tomlin continues to venture across an ever-widening range of media, starring in television, theater, film, animation and more. Tomlin returns to ...

8:00 PM

Sometimes human beings are so trapped between the hurt from the past and the utterly overwhelming nature of how to move forward into the future that we are frozen, locked ...

8:00 PM

The Music Box Theater tips its hat to Broadway in Broadway at the Box, which opens Jan. 25 and runs through April 6. The cast will showcase memorable music from ...

8:00 PM

The Arts Centre

Pandora Theatre presents the Texas premiere of Love, Loss and What I Wore by Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron, an intimate collection of vignettes and monologues based on the best-selling ...

8:00 PM

Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center

NEXT: An Evening of Choreography of Israel and Spain by Company E is an Israeli-influenced program with four of the main five works connecting to Israel either directly or indirectly ...

8:00 PM

Catch Me If You Can captures the true story of Frank Abagnale Jr., a con artist who passed himself off as a doctor, a lawyer and a jet pilot — all ...

8:00 PM

Wittenberg imagines Dr. Faustus and Martin Luther as professors at Wittenberg University in 1517, where they're competing for the loyalty of their star student, Hamlet. As his tutors debate ...

8:00 PM

The G Lounge

This celebration and demonstration of Carnaval dance, costumes, music, drink and food occurs on the same day as Brazil's own Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro and Bahia. At the ...

9:00 PM

"Mardi Grass @ Numbers starring Christeene" is a one-night art show during which Houston photographer OTIS IKE will reenact a New Orleans' Mardi Gras with a giant spectacle of radical musicians ...

10:00 PM

Various Locations

BooTown presents Love in the Time of Lasers, a 21st-century romance with a sci-fi twist. The production employs table-top puppets, stop-motion animation and a number of puppetry techniques to tell ...

11:59 PM

Various Locations

BooTown presents Love in the Time of Lasers, a 21st-century romance with a sci-fi twist. The production employs table-top puppets, stop-motion animation and a number of puppetry techniques to tell ...

Sunday February 10, 2013
8:00 AM

The Rhythm and Blues Half Marathon and 5K is an electrifying run where participants race to the rhythms and beats of live bands along a spectator filled course in downtown ...

8:30 AM

Cleveland Park

Want to go hiking without having to travel outside of the city? Come discover all the trails and hideaways along the Buffalo Bayou. Get lost exploring the winding flat trails ...

11:00 AM

Historic Downtown Galveston

More than 3 million beads will be thrown at Mardi Gras Galveston — and that's just the beginning of the elaborate parades, headliner performances, family events, feasting and other festivities ...

11:00 AM

Explore a wide range of the newest home and garden products, from windows and doors to ceilings and floors, including home décor, remodelers, builders, outdoor living products, free demonstrations ...

12:00 PM

At Houston Zoo's Beastly Brunch-Mardi Gras Style guests will enjoy brunch, cocktails, animal interactions and music by DJ Little Martin in the Masihara Pavilion, including a special cheetah presentation ...

12:00 PM

Villa de Luxe Designer Showhouse

Villa de Luxe, a historic Houston estate, will be transformed into a stunning design show house from Feb. 1 through 17. The house, designed by William Ward Watkin, was built ...

12:00 PM

The Challenge of Rudolf Steiner describes Steiner's childhood as the son of a humble railway official, growing up in the Austrian countryside followed by his student years in Vienna ...

1:00 PM

Get a jump on your Oscar pool with an opportunity to see this year's nominated Documentary short films in advance of the Feb. 24 Academy Awards. The nominees are ...

1:00 PM

Join instructor Joe Blanton to learn how to compost your own nutrient-rich kitchen waste and yard debris in this intensive, hands-on workshop. Each participant will build their own 55-gallon composting ...

2:00 PM

Various Locations

ReelAbilities is the largest film festival in the nation committed to promoting appreciation and awareness of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with various disabilities. The festival will ...

2:00 PM

The 'Beats are getting warmed up at this fun event at Brazos with poetry readings by Gerald Cedillo, Tracy Lyall, David Sha, Ken Jones, Dean Liscum and BGK. Fifteen percent ...

2:00 PM

On Feb. 19, 1942, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 authorizing the internment of American citizens of Japanese ancestry and resident aliens from Japan. Entire communities were unjustly ...

2:00 PM

Christ Church Cathedral

As large as it is, Houston shares a feature with dozens of small towns across Texas: A courthouse square. Preservation Houston's 90-minute guided walking tour of the Courthouse District ...

2:00 PM

The Music Box Theater tips its hat to Broadway in Broadway at the Box, which opens Jan. 25 and runs through April 6. The cast will showcase memorable music from ...

2:00 PM

The emotional impact of seeing and hearing Lady Macbeth goad her husband into bloody violence in order to amass power makes a compelling opera. A Scottish general returning from battle ...

2:00 PM

Rich, powerful, and handsome, Don Giovanni charms and abandons women at will until arrogance kindles the fires of his own demise. Mozart's music, alternately playful and powerful, illustrates this ...

2:00 PM

Catch Me If You Can captures the true story of Frank Abagnale Jr., a con artist who passed himself off as a doctor, a lawyer and a jet pilot — all ...

2:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

3:00 PM

Sometimes human beings are so trapped between the hurt from the past and the utterly overwhelming nature of how to move forward into the future that we are frozen, locked ...

3:00 PM

When linguist George re-discovers a language thought to be lost, he attempts to record the aging couple who speak it, only to learn that they plan to spend the rest ...

3:00 PM

Join instructor Joe Blanton to learn how to compost your own nutrient-rich kitchen waste and yard debris in this intensive, hands-on workshop. Each participant will build their own 55-gallon composting ...

3:00 PM

Texas Repertory Theatre

A legendary king and an incomparable queen meet for one last Winter Court for a battle that will determine the future of an empire. As the sun sets on his ...

3:00 PM

Wittenberg imagines Dr. Faustus and Martin Luther as professors at Wittenberg University in 1517, where they're competing for the loyalty of their star student, Hamlet. As his tutors debate ...

4:00 PM

From a snowy small town in Northern Michigan to the mountains of Afghanistan and back, Where Soldiers Come From follows the four-year journey of childhood friends, forever changed by a ...

5:00 PM

The seminal American musical was the first to explore serious themes (most notably racism) and to truly integrate song with story and character. A third generation riverboat family has the ...

6:00 PM

Various Locations

ReelAbilities is the largest film festival in the nation committed to promoting appreciation and awareness of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with various disabilities. The festival will ...

7:00 PM

Chapelwood United Methodist Church

In its annual "Conductorless" concert, ROCO will perform the well-loved second Brandenburg Concerto, Sibelius' Belshazzar's Feast Suite, Handel's Alexander's Feast Overture and Haydn's Clock Symphony. Joseph ...

7:00 PM

Berry Center

Kickstart a new orchestra and ring in the Chinese New Year with an ever-popular classic like Beethoven's Symphony No. 5. Add to that Sprout, a pensive string piece from ...

7:30 PM

Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market

"Broken Hearts & Madmen" joins two of Canada's leading musical forces: The Gryphon Trio and vocalist Patricia O'Callaghan. Approaching their 20th season together with 16 recordings and two coveted ...

7:30 PM

Catch Me If You Can captures the true story of Frank Abagnale Jr., a con artist who passed himself off as a doctor, a lawyer and a jet pilot — all ...

7:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

Monday February 11, 2013
9:00 AM

Encourage your little one's curiosity with nature and the outdoors. Children 18 months to 3 years with their adult companions can join naturalist Naletta Galbraith for a nature story ...

6:00 PM

Various Locations

ReelAbilities is the largest film festival in the nation committed to promoting appreciation and awareness of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with various disabilities. The festival will ...

6:30 PM

To better acquaint Houston audiences with the Houston Symphony's March 1-2 performances of Alban Berg's masterwork opera, Wozzeck, at Jones Hall, the MFAH presents Joachim Hess's 1972 ...

7:00 PM

The Marion Barthelme Lecture Series was established in memory of the late Marion Knox Barthelme Fort, vice president of the Board of Trustees of The Menil Collection. The first lecturer ...

7:30 PM

Bayou City Concert Musicals' cabaret evening will feature Jerome Kerns' music from the time he moved to Hollywood in 1935 to his death in 1945. One of the most popular ...

Tuesday February 12, 2013
11:00 AM

The Houston Design Center

William Strafford, head of European furniture and private collections, Christie's New York, will explore the romance of antiques and their history, illustrating some of the pieces he has fallen ...

5:45 PM

Host Alex Brennan-Martin invites guests to enjoy a NOLA-style Mardi Gras celebration complete with a faux float, live jazz band, bead tossers and a three-course menu featuring executive chef Danny ...

6:00 PM

Various Locations

ReelAbilities is the largest film festival in the nation committed to promoting appreciation and awareness of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with various disabilities. The festival will ...

6:00 PM

Tootsies is hosting "Love's In Fashion," benefiting Dec My Room. Playing off the Valentine's Day theme, the fashion show will feature philanthropic couples donning the latest and hottest ...

7:00 PM

REI

Back by popular demand, with even more yummy locally grown treats to try, REI and Bayou City Outdoors host the third Green Scene 101 & Houston Foodie Extravaganza, an event that ...

7:00 PM

Crain Garden Lobby at Methodist Hospital

Under the direction of Cassandra White, the choir sings music in the African-American Gospel tradition, spirituals and contemporary music of all types. Methodist employees, Annette Beall, manager patient access and ...

7:00 PM

Guests will enjoy beats courtesy of DJ Sun and party favors that nod to the festivities of Carnaval. Admission is $25 per person, which includes a $20 dining certificate and ...

7:30 PM

Hardy & Nance Street Studios

They, Who Sound presents two duos: Nicole Bindler (Philadelphia) with David Dove and Leslie Scates with Damon Smith.

7:30 PM

Shepherd School of Music

One of the world's preeminent piano trios, Canada's Gryphon Trio redefines chamber music for the 21st century. Images in Sound illustrates the Gryphon's eclectic approach of a ...

7:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

7:30 PM

Following her mesmerizing performance last season of Bach's three Partitas, Jennifer Koh returns by popular demand to complete the cycle of Bach's magnificent works for solo violin with ...

7:30 PM

Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church

Texas-based Armonia Celeste is an up-and-coming group specializing in rarely heard music from the Italian Renaissance and early Baroque eras. The ensemble comprises three distinct female voices accompanied by period ...

Wednesday February 13, 2013
11:30 AM

Space Center Houston

In collaboration with Space Center Houston, Musiqa presents Deep Sky Objects, a chamber work that will transport you to distant galaxies. Deep Sky Objects, an intergalactic romance set to music ...

11:30 AM

Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center

Delve into the rich world of 20th century music. After an overview of highlights from this era and learning how to listen, you will then explore Alban Berg's intense ...

1:00 PM

Following up on the success of the summer lecture series "New York, New York," Bayou Bend presents a series of talks on women's history in the United States. Topics ...

4:00 PM

Various Locations

ReelAbilities is the largest film festival in the nation committed to promoting appreciation and awareness of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with various disabilities. The festival will ...

5:00 PM

Led by instructor Henderson Smith, the classes will be held on the Chapel grounds near the reflecting pool and Barnett Newman's sculpture Broken Obelisk. The classes will be suitable ...

5:45 PM

Space Center Houston

In collaboration with Space Center Houston, Musiqa presents Deep Sky Objects, a chamber work that will transport you to distant galaxies. Deep Sky Objects, an intergalactic romance set to music ...

6:00 PM

Memorial Hermann's Heroes in Health partners with The Young Friends of CanCare to kickoff the rodeo season. Get all dudded and studded in your cowboy or cowgirl finery and ...

6:30 PM

Houston Museum of African American Culture

Houston Arts Alliance's Folklife + Traditional Arts Program continues Remembered, Regained: Immigrant Arts of Houston, a program that showcases the rich artistic and cultural traditions that reside in the city ...

6:30 PM

The career of fashion photographer Courtney Bent, who will be present at this screening, takes an unexpected turn when she discovers a hidden world of beauty at a center for ...

6:30 PM

Cacao & Cardamom was opened in 2012 and since then has been wowing foodies with exotic flavor combinations, all created by executive chef and owner Annie Rupani. She will share her ...

6:30 PM

Why Cupid Came to Earl's Court is a short, one-act romantic comedy perfect for a pre-Valentine's Day outing. The play takes place over the course of one evening ...

6:30 PM

Various Locations

ReelAbilities is the largest film festival in the nation committed to promoting appreciation and awareness of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with various disabilities. The festival will ...

7:00 PM

Presented in conjunction with the FotoFest exhibition Crónicas - Seven Mexican Artists Confront the Drug War, Tony Payan, Baker Institute Scholar for Immigration and Border Studies at Rice University, and ...

7:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

7:30 PM

Meet Stanton Presley: a CEO and giant pain in the you-know-where who mysteriously relocates his headquarters to an abandoned Texaco station in Blessing, Texas. He hires local librarian Alice as ...

7:30 PM

Wittenberg imagines Dr. Faustus and Martin Luther as professors at Wittenberg University in 1517, where they're competing for the loyalty of their star student, Hamlet. As his tutors debate ...

7:30 PM

When linguist George re-discovers a language thought to be lost, he attempts to record the aging couple who speak it, only to learn that they plan to spend the rest ...

8:00 PM

Just 19 years old, British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor is internationally recognized for his electrifying performances and penetrating interpretations. An exquisite technique and ingenious flair for tonal color are the hallmarks ...

Thursday February 14, 2013
4:00 PM

NBA All-Star Jam Session is wall-to-wall basketball fun for the entire family. This fan event allows for your own unique All-Star experience, where the chance to meet and score game-changing ...

5:00 PM

Haak Vineyards & Winery

Treat your love to a romantic dinner on Valentine's Day. You will be seated in your own private vignette for your dinner. The chef team will be serving a ...

5:00 PM

Raise a glass to the arts at Fresh Arts' Cultured Cocktails. This weekly happy hour allows guests to get up close and personal with members of the arts and creative ...

5:00 PM

Pinewood Café

For the first time ever, Hermann Park is hosting a Valentine's Day dinner — complete with pedal boat rides. On this special evening, guests can take in the sunset on ...

6:00 PM

Looking for something novel and fun to do on Valentine's Day? Try Saint Arnold Brewing Co. beers paired with Texas made cheeses by the Houston Dairy Maids. The cheese ...

6:30 PM

Landry's Seafood

Enjoy five courses and a wine bottle of your choosing as you drift along The Woodlands Waterway. Guests may choose between two different boarding times, the Amoreaux Cruise boarding at ...

6:30 PM

This party pays tribute to lust, love and C. Michelle McCarty's new novel, The Jewel Box. Champagne for the ladies, happy hour drink prices, yummy hors d'oeuvres, gift ...

7:00 PM

Houston Texans Grille

This singles-focused "Stoplight Party" on Valentine's Day is designed to help singles break the ice. The event will provide green, yellow and red glow light necklaces for guests, who ...

7:00 PM

The Menil Collection, in partnership with the Houston Museum of African American Culture and Houston Cinema Arts Society, presents a Valentine's Day tribute to artist Bert L. Long Jr ...

7:30 PM

When linguist George re-discovers a language thought to be lost, he attempts to record the aging couple who speak it, only to learn that they plan to spend the rest ...

7:30 PM

Meet Stanton Presley: a CEO and giant pain in the you-know-where who mysteriously relocates his headquarters to an abandoned Texaco station in Blessing, Texas. He hires local librarian Alice as ...

7:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

7:30 PM

Texas Repertory Theatre

A legendary king and an incomparable queen meet for one last Winter Court for a battle that will determine the future of an empire. As the sun sets on his ...

7:30 PM

Wittenberg imagines Dr. Faustus and Martin Luther as professors at Wittenberg University in 1517, where they're competing for the loyalty of their star student, Hamlet. As his tutors debate ...

7:30 PM

The League Tap Room at the Brewery Incubator

Valentine's Day is about two things: Love and commitment. This event celebrates the opposite at "UnValentine" with a feast of indifference that forces guests not to commit to anything ...

8:00 PM

Vault Houston

Join VauLt for the company's second annual Valentine's burlesque show. This evening of sexy, sophisticated fun choreography is by students and teachers of VauLt Houston.

8:00 PM

Pinot's Palette

Join Pinot's Palette for the perfect Valentine's date night. Each reservation will include a seat in the Valentine's Day painting party, champagne and delicious chocolate covered strawberries ...

8:00 PM

Cthulhu: A Puppet Play is based on the cosmology created by master of horror H.P. Lovecraft, author of seminal classics The Call of Cthulhu, The Dunwich Horror  and The ...

8:00 PM

Mercury performs works that celebrate love by Handel and his contemporaries, with one of the most sought-after sopranos, Ana Maria Martinez. 

8:00 PM

Relive the stories of William Shakespeare's most cherished characters. Romeo and Juliet's romantic encounters will populate your imagination as you hear Prokofiev's score based on the story ...

Friday February 15, 2013
11:00 AM

Basketball legend Yao Ming returns to Houston for NBA All-Star Weekend and a visit to Asia Society Texas Center. Join for a private lunch conversation with Yao Ming and a ...

4:00 PM

NBA All-Star Jam Session is wall-to-wall basketball fun for the entire family. This fan event allows for your own unique All-Star experience, where the chance to meet and score game-changing ...

6:00 PM

Watch some of the hottest celebrities from film, TV and music, along with some of your favorite NBA legends take their skills to the court for a fun and entertaining ...

6:00 PM

The Class Room

Join for an All-Star Weekend Kick Off Party hosted by the PF Flyers Pop Shop. Yasiin Bey, aka Mos Def, will be performing a special DJ set during the party ...

6:00 PM

Bisong Art Gallery

Join Bisong Art Gallery for an evening of "Canvas, Cocktails & Conversation." Artist Olesya Korsakoff will teach you how to make your own masterpiece from 6 to 8 p.m. No ...

6:00 PM

Past the Checkpoints, by composer David Hanlon and writer Joann Farías, is based on the real-life experiences of David Moreno, a trumpeter in Mariachi Aztlán, an ensemble of ...

6:30 PM

As a kick off to Houston's 2013 NBA All Star Weekend, Behind the Bench, The National Basketball Wives Association, will host a celebrity packed gala bringing together NBA stars ...

7:00 PM

Sugar Land Town Square

Enjoy a live performance from Third Coast Swing, which will play a variety of big band music as Fred Astaire Dance Studio instructors dance throughout the evening in the plaza ...

7:00 PM

Puffabellys Restaurant

This original play, written by Texans Joe Cole and Jennifer Adams, begins as the Civil War is nearing its end. Many young, lonely widows have been left to fend for ...

7:00 PM

In this stylish comedy, interior designer Doris Day and ad man Rock Hudson are neighbors who despise each other, but are forced to share a telephone party line. A romantic ...

7:30 PM

Celebrating their 50th Anniversary, Paddy Moloney and The Chieftains return to Jones Hall. They will be joined by the famous dancing Pilatzke Brothers as they perform "The Galician Overture," the ...

8:00 PM

Country Playhouse

Two brothers, Austin and Lee, are polar opposites in life: One is a would-be screenwriter and the other is a sociopathic drifter. As events unfold, their identities emerge as two ...

8:00 PM

Texas Repertory Theatre

A legendary king and an incomparable queen meet for one last Winter Court for a battle that will determine the future of an empire. As the sun sets on his ...

8:00 PM

Cthulhu: A Puppet Play is based on the cosmology created by master of horror H.P. Lovecraft, author of seminal classics The Call of Cthulhu, The Dunwich Horror  and The ...

8:00 PM

The Arts Centre

Pandora Theatre presents the Texas premiere of Love, Loss and What I Wore by Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron, an intimate collection of vignettes and monologues based on the best-selling ...

8:00 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

8:00 PM

NBA All-Star 2013 will play host to the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge, which will feature two teams drafted by TNT Analysts Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal, who will serve ...

8:00 PM

Mercury performs works that celebrate love by Handel and his contemporaries, with one of the most sought-after sopranos, Ana Maria Martinez. 

8:00 PM

The Photobooth on Montrose

Knowing When To Come Up For Air is a fluid theatrical journey that indulges in the exhilaration of responding to the moment. Hold hands, take a deep breath and together ...

8:00 PM

When linguist George re-discovers a language thought to be lost, he attempts to record the aging couple who speak it, only to learn that they plan to spend the rest ...

8:00 PM

Wittenberg imagines Dr. Faustus and Martin Luther as professors at Wittenberg University in 1517, where they're competing for the loyalty of their star student, Hamlet. As his tutors debate ...

8:00 PM

Meet Stanton Presley: a CEO and giant pain in the you-know-where who mysteriously relocates his headquarters to an abandoned Texaco station in Blessing, Texas. He hires local librarian Alice as ...

8:00 PM

Shepherd School of Music

Extraordinary French flute soloist Jean Ferrandis joins Shepherd School of Music flute professor Leone Buyse, whose singing "flautando" style and charming flair render her a sought out soloist, chamber music ...

8:00 PM

The Music Box Theater tips its hat to Broadway in Broadway at the Box, which opens Jan. 25 and runs through April 6. The cast will showcase memorable music from ...

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Sterret Street Studios

Join for a night of art, love, fashion and people coming together for a greater good. Local Houston company Omgiprintshirts.com will be hosting an art show dedicated to the ...

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