Levy Park Holiday Festival

Levy Park, located in the Upper Kirby District of Houston, will present the Levy Park Holiday Festival Dec. 1 and Dec 2 with events and activities for all ages and interests, including music, a market, a family photo booth and even an ugly sweater contest for dogs. The free two-day festival is from noon – […]

Yoga and Zumba at Levy Park

Levy Park may be the newest park to open in Houston but they have already set up numerous classes to get you moving and outdoors. They currently have Zumba, hula hooping, Tai Chi, and yoga. Come enjoy a yoga class Sundays at 10:00 a.m. and if you are really feeling up to it, Zumba at 11:00 […]

Arts in the Park – Sheldon Lake State Park

‘Get to know’ your park by joining Sheldon Lake State Park at the Pond Center for their weekly craft-ernoon! The event is November 24 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and as always free. They will provide all the materials for this fun, recycled craft! All ages are welcome! Arts in the Parks is a […]

Happy Thanksgiving

Have a happy and blessed thanksgiving today and remember to get up and out of the chair for a few walks so you can have the stamina to eat more today and shop more tomorrow.  

Hike Challenger Seven Memorial Park

Challenger Seven Memorial Park honors the astronauts who were aboard Space Shuttle Challenger when it exploded January 28, 1986, 73 seconds after liftoff. The Memorial is a replica of the logo the crew members themselves designed for the mission. There is a 2.2 mile hike that takes you from the campgrounds around the Challenger Learning […]

Fall Hawk Walk – Houston Arboretum

The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center offers a great way to counterbalance the Thanksgiving food fest with its Fall Hawk Walk on Nov. 24. Take a walk on the wild side of the Arboretum to engage with nature and its creatures just minutes from downtown. As guests wander along the trail, they will make stops […]


Kayak, Canoe and Stand Up Paddle Board Rentals

Bayou City Adventures has the largest paddle craft rental fleet in Houston! During the off season they offer amazing deals to allow you to rent a paddle craft from their warehouse and take it with you for the entire day, over night, or for the entire weekend. Life Jackets and paddles are included! They have Kayaks and […]

Eco Kayak Tour on Armand Bayou

Join Artist Boat November 25 for an artist kayak tour on Armand Bayou. The cost is $75 per person. It is appropriate for children 7+ years old. Artist Boat provides inspiration and education through unique coastal experiences. All our public kayak adventures are guided and interpretive to places on Galveston Bay carefully chosen for their natural […]

Cistern History Tours

The Cistern at Buffalo Bayou Park is a former drinking water reservoir built in 1926 for the City of Houston. As one of the city’s early underground reservoirs, it supported the municipal water system’s goals of fire suppression (water pressure) and drinking water storage. Recognizing the historical and architectural significance of the highly unusual space, Buffalo […]

Take me Fishing at Jesse H. Jones Park

Through a partnership with Fishing’s Future and TPWD, the Jesse H. Jones Park volunteers would love to teach your family the joys of fishing. Head to Jesse H. Jones Park November 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. to learn to fish. All equipment is provided. Please bring a sack lunch. Ages 8 and up. Online […]