Typical sunny, hot and humid for the extended July 4th weekend here in Houston, Texas. Looks like FREEDOM OVER TEXAS will have a nice evening. Wherever you may celebrate, please enjoy and be safe !
You know it’s getting warmer and more humid. May is here already. But you should still get outside to enjoy the days activities before summer time really gets here. Here are a few of MAY 2017’s festivals in the Houston area.
See more festivals here: everfest’s Houston Festivals 2017
League City Music Festival & BBQ Cookoff
May 5-6, 2017 ~ League City, TX
Houston Polish Festival
May 5-7, 2017 ~ Houston, TX http://www.houstonpolishfestival.com/
Houston Dragon Boat Festival
May 6, 2017 ~ Houston, TX
Houston Japan Festival
May 6-7, 2017 ~ Houston, TX
Clear Lake Greek Festival
May 12-14, 2017 ~ Seabrook, TX
Comicpalooza Houston 2017
May 12-14, 2017 ~ Houston, TX
Pasadena Strawberry Festival
May 19-21, 2017 ~ Pasadena, TX
Houston Greek Fest
May 19-21, 2017 ~ Houston, TX
Are you in the Greater Houston area? A 1st timer here? There are many outdoor events and festivals going on in the Houston – Texas Gulf Coast area in the few days left in April 2017. Below are a few logo links to festival event websites. If you need more festivals, go HERE to everfest. You all have fun and enjoy being outdoors!
KATY JAZZ FESTIVAL
April 21-22, 2017 ~ Katy, TX – 30 miles west of Downtown Houston
GALVESTON COUNTY FAIR & RODEO
April 21-29, 2017 ~ Hitchcock, TX – 36 miles south of Downtown Houston
April 22, 2017 ~ La Porte, TX – 25 miles east of Downtown Houston
April 27-29, 2017 ~ Alvin, TX – 30 miles southeast of Downtown Houston
Texas Crawfish & Music Fest
April 29-30, 2017 ~ Spring, TX – 25 miles north of Downtown Houston
4th Annual Texas Crawfish & Brews
April 30, 2017 ~ Houston, TX – Just a 10 minute walk from Downtown !
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.