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March 17, 2023

Things to Do in Houston


Houston is a lively city with numerous events that celebrate culture and support community. Endless shopping opportunities, cultural experiences in many forms, major professional sporting events, and a variety of outdoor activities are available.


The Galleria Mall is a shopping bonanza of 400 stores and restaurants and attracts an estimated 26 million visitors a year.

Arts and Culture

Houston is home to famed restaurants and cuisine and some of the nation's most celebrated chefs.

We boast a theater district that is ranked second in the country, two renowned performing arts facilities, and a bustling museum district with 20 galleries that are home to some of the finest artifacts and collections in the United States.

Sports and Recreation

The annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is the largest event of its kind in world.

Houston has four top-of-the-line professional stadiums, and H-Town fans enjoy year round entertainment. Our city plays host to several major golf tournaments and supports a pro-team in every professional sport except hockey.

Many outdoor recreational activities and world-class venues are also available for those interested in cycling, boating, camping, fishing, and hunting.

Beach destinations are only an hour away. The Gulf Coast can also be accessed in Louisiana and Alabama, easily drivable in a day.