Things to do in Houston

Things to Do Outside in Houston: A Guide for the Outdoor Enthusiast

Get outside for off-the-beaten-path adventures and a taste of the great outdoors, from downtown trails to seaside retreats.

Top Things to Do in Houston

Where to explore and what to do in the Bayou City, from unique neighborhoods and NASA to the best Houston museums.

Things for Families to do in Houston

Discover Houston's best kid-friendly activities, including amusement parks, zoos, historical landmarks and more.

Latest Houston travel ideas & articles

'Lost Boy' Singer Ruth B's Fairy Tale Takes Her to Texas

The Canadian singer-songwriter opens up about her forthcoming LP and her first time in the Lone Star State.

Top Houston Art Murals to See Around Town

Street artists are painting the town to match the vibrant, rich culture of the city.

Houston: Super Bowl City and World-Class Sports Town

Home to various professional and amateur teams and state-of-the-art stadiums, Houston's ability to host sporting events (and their fans) extends far beyond Super Bowl LI.

In the Buff: Exploring Houston's Buffalo Bayou [Photos]

Get lost (or found) at Houston’s sprawling Buffalo Bayou, where trees, trails and the great outdoors are closer than you think.

Still Standing: The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston

The Galveston theater has been a witness to Texas history and a center of Island culture for more than a century.

St. Lucia Talks Texas Tour Dates, ACL and Voodoo Fest

St. Lucia's Jean-Philip Grobler on packing for long road trips, playing ACL for the first time and his favorite cities to visit while on tour.

National Parks Photography Exhibit Celebrates a Century of American Beauty

Houston native and veteran photographer Mark Burns discusses his latest exhibition, which celebrates a century of U.S. national parks and the artists who captured them first.

Getting Crafty With Hops and Barley in Houston

Home to the oldest craft-beer brewery in Texas, the Bayou City shows a love for suds

Where to Find the Best Breakfast Tacos in Texas

Tacos are a tradition in Texas, especially for breakfast. From Houston and San Antonio to Dallas-Fort Worth, we've found the top taco spots to get your morning Tex-Mex fix.

Hidden Charms in Downtown Houston

Explore the city's historic and theater districts for day-to-night entertainment.

Launching Imaginations at NASA's Space Center Houston

A guide to visiting one of Houston's favorite attractions