UPDATED: November 8, 2016: With Houston’s LONG HOT SUMMER finally over, and temps getting back down into the more comfortable 80’s, it’s time to get on back outside and enjoy some fun at the various Texas gulf-coast region’s outdoor events and festivals.
Moody Gardens Festival of Lights has become an annual Galveston Island holiday tradition for families and groups alike. Enjoy more than 1 million lights within 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment. Recurring daily at Moody Gardens Galveston, TX.
It’s time once again for the annual Texas Renaissance Festival. It’s running weekends NOW to Nov. 27, 2016. Recurring weekly on Saturday & Sunday on the spacious wooded grounds at 21778 FM 1774 in Todd Mission, TX.
Sundays in the Park at Downtown Houston’s Discovery Green each Sunday 2p-5p now to Nov.13th.
(HUE) Mural Festival – Oct.15 to Oct.22, 2016. Celebrating Houston’s Arts Community. An above ground & underground 8-day HUE Mural Festival free & open to the public featuring artists from around the world.
14th Annual Ziegenbock Music Festival is October 15th. Enjoy the beer, food, fun and LIVE music on the grounds at Sam Houston Race Park.
The 50th Annual Greek Festival on October 6 – 9, 2016. Enjoy music, dance, food and fun at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral at 3511 Yoakum Boulevard.
The biggest rock experience in Texas will feature performances from Avenged Sevenfold, Alice In Chains and 35 other bands for the 1st-ever Houston Open Air held Saturday, Sept. 24 and Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016 at NRG Park.
Oktoberfest Houston is a beer festival with a GERMAN TWIST. Enjoy a variety of German beer and the best polka music in Texas. SEPTEMBER 24, 2016 @ The Water Works – 105 SABINE St.
7th Annual Galveston Island Shrimp Festival -September 23-24, 2016 at 23rd & Strand, Galveston Island.
The 1st SHRP Food Truck Festival at Sam Houston Race Park. Enjoy Houston’s Favorite Food Trucks all in one place with live music.