LOOP - Now on the Avenida
Avenida Houston welcomes LOOP, a cross between a music box, a zoetrope and a railway handcar. The retro-futuristic machine, more than two meters in diameter, creates animated fairy-tale loops. Through the combined efforts of members of the public working the hand lever, the image cylinder lights up and creates the ...
Wortham tree lighting tradition turns 30
Yes, the Wortham Theater Center has been open to the public for a couple of months, but now that it's dressed for the holidays, the venue really feels like home! On Nov. 21, the Wortham hosted its 30th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony. Sponsored by Houston First ...
Houston First Sponsors 2018 Consular Ball
Houston First sponsored the 2018 Houston Consular Ball entitled "Local Innovation for a Global Future." More than 80 countries were represented at the October 13 event hosted by Mayor Sylvester Turner. The Houston Consular Ball was first organized by the Houston Junior Chamber of Commerce (Jaycees) in 1952 and hosted ...