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Houston, NASA, Destination Moon, Apollo 17 shuttle
World premiere exhibit “Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission” at Space Center Houston launches Saturday featuring the Apollo 11 command module. Courtesy photo
Houston Zoo presents Zoo Boo
Family-friendly event, Zoo Boo, includes the Fiesta Mart Pumpkin Patch. Photo by Stephanie Adams, Houston Zoo
Houston Italian Festival 2014
The  Italian Cultural and Community Center’s 39th Houston Italian Festival takes place this weekend. Courtesy photo
Dwight Yoakam
Country music singer-songwriter Dwight Yoakam hits the stage at Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land. Photo courtesy of Tobin Center
Texas Renaissance Festival king and queen
The Texas Renaissance Festival transports patrons to the 16th century. Photo courtesy of Texas Renaissance Festival
Garden Club of Houston 75th Annual Bulb & Plant Sale
The Garden Club of Houston Bulb and Plant Mart takes place this weekend. Garden Club of Houston Courtesy Photo