Take in the Houston Zoo as it is transformed into a winter wonderland! TXU Energy Presents Zoo Lights celebrates its 7th year as one of Houston's most well-loved holiday traditions. Including more than two million lights, decorated paths, Holiday Train Village presented by Macy's, the Enchanted Forest, interactive talking zebra and more. *Closed December 24-25th.*
Discover an immersive Christmas experience at beautiful Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens. This winter wonderland features live music, festive games, snow slide sledding, lighted decorations and more. Event occurs every evening, Wednesday through Sunday; at 5:30 pm.
Since its beginning in 1932, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has committed more than $475 million to the youth of Texas. This action-packed; family friendly rodeo entertains, educates and showcases Western heritage. The rodeo also features live music from some of the best in the business. Throughout the show's 80+ years, entertainers such as George Straight, Taylor Swift, Usher, Elvis Presley and Reba have graced Houston Livestock Show's state-of-the-art stage. Monday through Thursday 8 am - 5 pm and Friday 8:30 - 4:30 pm.
The 14th Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival is ranked one of the top fine arts festivals in the Nation. Featuring over 225 artists; representing a broad range of styles and mediums, art workshops for all ages, culinary demonstrations, live music performances, craft beer tents and more.