Spring Break in The Woodlands

Friday, March 4th, 2016

Spring Break in The Woodlands is coming up – yes! Already! If you’re stuck in town for work, or just don’t have any plans but don’t want the kids laying around, staring at their phones and iPads all day, The Woodlands has your answer. Here are some options, all held at the Recreation Center.   […]

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

Friday, February 26th, 2016

It is that time again, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo returns to NRG Center for three weeks of nonstop cowboy and cowgirl thrills, fun, entertainment and food. If you are new to The Woodlands, the Houston Rodeo is THE event of the year and should not be missed. There is so much to do […]

World’s Championship Bar-B-Que

Friday, February 19th, 2016

It’s getting to be that time of year and we are all chomping at the bit (get it?!) for the Houston Rodeo to start, but don’t let this mouth-watering pre-party pass you by. It’s the World’s Championship Bar-B-Que. And the name doesn’t lie. This is the throw-down between over 300 teams of barbecue aficionados competing […]

Valentine’s Day

Friday, February 12th, 2016

What does Valentine’s Day mean to you? A box of chocolates and a card? A dozen roses? Oysters and champagne? Or taking your beloved out? Sunday is Valentine’s Day, and there are so many ways to celebrate right here in The Woodlands. Here are just a few suggestions:   A Romantic Carriage Ride Knock her […]

Things To Do This Weekend

Friday, February 5th, 2016

It’s the weekend before actual Mardi Gras and you’ve already been to a few parades, already got thousands of beads, and you want to do something fun that’s not Mardi Gras, or you’re just looking for something to tie you over until Tuesday night when the insanity ends and Lent begins. To be honest, there […]

Mardi Gras

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Can you believe it’s that time again already? Get your catching arm ready, update your parade costume and Laizzez les bon temps rouler! It’s MARDI GRAS!!! And what better place to celebrate than in Galveston.   At Mardi Gras Galveston, there will more than 3 million beads thrown!   Whether it’s Mystic Krewe of Aquarius […]

Martin Luther King Jr. Grand Parade

Friday, January 15th, 2016

22 years ago, a parade to celebrate and commemorate the legacy and message of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. began in Houston. Seven years later, in this same spirit, a new tradition was added on to the parade – a battle of marching bands. Five years after that began the tradition of a parade just […]

International Boat, Sport & Travel Show

Friday, January 8th, 2016

The 61st Annual Houston International Boat, Sport & Travel Show (Houston Boat Show) opens this weekend, taking over the entire floor of NRG Center. This is the largest and longest running show of its kind, featuring over 1,000 powerboats, luxury cruisers, fishing boats and watercraft. For the person who loves boating, fishing and camping, this […]

New Year’s Resolutions

Thursday, December 31st, 2015

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!  Shhh!!! We shouldn’t shout so loud!! You’re probably still recovering from last night’s festivities! Now it’s time to start planning your New Year’s Resolutions. Here is a short list of some really great ideas.   Smile More – Forbes.com says “It is well known among social psychologists now that the simple act […]

New Year’s Eve

Friday, December 25th, 2015

  By now, all the presents have been opened, the holiday feast has been eaten. Heck, you might already be loading up a plate of leftovers about now. The kids have played with all their new toys, passed out somewhere for their afternoon nap and are back up, complaining about being bored. What now? It’s […]