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Events in Houston this February

Events in Houston this February

February is a busy month for us at Preston Woods and Associates. Currently we’re working on two large projects – one in Charlotte and one in Nashville. In addition to those townhouse projects we’re working on, we’re also heading out to Las Vegas for the International Builder’s Show. February is typically home improvement month. There are all kinds of events around town that can help you make the most of your home. From the Houston Home and Garden Show to the to multiple home buyer’s seminars and many marketplace events to fill your home, there’s always something great happening in Houston.

Events in Houston this February

Houston Home and Garden Show

When: February 8th– 10th, 2019

Where: NRG Center

Houston, TX

The 33rd Annual Houston – Texas Home & Garden Show, presented by Mattress Firm, is Houston’s premier destination for all your home and garden needs. The show returns to NRG Center this February 8-10, 2019, just in time to get all your spring projects ready.

From windows and doors to roofs and floors, this show covers more than 100,000 square feet, with more than a thousand products and services on hand, including experts and ideas all for your convenience. Build a home from scratch or renovate the space you already have!

Asia Society Lunar New Year at the Galleria

When: February 9th– 17th, 2019

Where: The Galleria

5085 Westheimer Road

Houston, TX

Join Asia Society Texas Center in celebrating the Year of the Pig for a special Lunar New Year celebration at the Galleria! We'll bring free arts and crafts activities, games, and exciting performances for the whole family to enjoy.

The Market at Sawyer Yards

When: February 9th, 2019

Where: Sawyer Yards Art Alley

1502 Sawyer Street

Houston, TX

The Market at Sawyer Yards debuted in the spring of 2016 and continues 2nd Saturdays. This curated market hosts a mix of artist mediums with a focus on folk art, the maker is the seller & artisan crafts including packaged specialty foods.

Surrounded by the highest concentration of working artists in all of Texas, the market coincides with 2nd Saturday Open Studios, when artists from The Silos at Sawyer Yards, Winter, Spring, Summer and Silver Street Studios, open their studios to the public. The Arts District Houston hosts this eclectic Saturday market produced by Mitch Cohen of First Saturday Arts Market.

Valentine’s Day Houston Hot Air Balloon Festival

When: February 9th, 2019

Where: Brookshire Polo Club

800 Wilpitz Rd

Brookshire, TX

Bring the entire family and come enjoy Houston's BEST Hot Air Balloon Festival!

Is there any better way to celebrate Valentine's Day! Held on a large field just west from downtown Houston, Texas join dozens of vendors, chefs, local musicians, artists, cooking demonstrations, pop-up art galleries, PLUS food and alcohol tasting partners. 

Weather permitting, Saturday will include a morning launch and evening glows and tethered rides. Not just about the balloons, Saturday will include Live Music, a Wine Tasting Tent, a Battle of the Chefs Tasting Competition, Polo Matches (a little bit of cowboy polo!) and a kids play area!

Home Buyer Seminar with Carmen De Costa

When: February 17th, 2019

Where: 1706 Johnson Street

Houston, TX

New Year, New Home! Please join us to learn about the Best Mortgage Options for Today's First Time Home Buyers. You will be educated on programs that may fit your home buying needs and get you in a home quicker than you think! Don't miss out!

Lunch will be served, arrive early.

World Championship Bar-B-Que

When: February 21st, 2019

Where: NRG Park

One NRG Park

Houston, TX

More than 250 teams, led by barbecue aficionados, compete in the World's Championship Bar-B-Que Contest. While most team tents are invitation-only, visitors can enjoy several public venues, including The Garden, Rockin' Bar-B-Que Saloon and the Chuck Wagon.  Plus, the carnival is open, for wild rides and fun games.

The Garden Stage, sponsored by Miller Lite, features some of the best up-and-coming and established artists in Texas country. The Rockin' Bar-B-Que Saloon also features live and DJ music, and has an outside patio for visitors to enjoy. Inside the saloon is the Chuck Wagon, where visitors can pick up their complimentary sliced brisket plate with chips and beans. 

Beginner’s Hands-On Workshop to Mastering the Art of Chalk Finish Painting

When: February 23rd, 2019

Where: Village Antiques

1200 Blalock Road #350

Houston, TX

The next step in your home transformation – from advanced furniture painting techniques to the art of distressing, a certified Amitha Verma Chalk Finish Paint teacher will reveal everything you need to know about using our products and systems in this private, hands-on workshop.

Your private paint teacher will be there to teach you and then guide you as you work on sample objects and practice the very best techniques in this fun, inspiring setting. Arrive a beginner and leave an expert armed with your samples and a handy instructional booklet so you can recreate the same finishes you love on your own furniture and home decor.

3rdAnnual Chili Cook Off

When: February 23rd, 2019

Where: Spindle Tap Brewery

10622 Hirsch Road

Houston, TX

Kick off cook off season at our 3rd Annual Chili Competition! Sign your team up to compete, or come to sample!Winners get cash prize!

Saturday, February 23rd from 11:00am – 3:00pm

Set-Up for contestants is 7:00am - 11:00am on the 23rd 

Registration: $25/team (This is for the entire team. There is no team size limit.)

RSVP to come and sample! 

Mardi Gras Galveston

When: February 22nd – March 5th,  2019

Where: The Strand

2300 Strand Street

Galveston, TX

At Mardi Gras! Galveston, the extravagance found in Texas’ largest Mardi Gras celebration starts with the beads! More than 3 million beads will be thrown at Mardi Gras! Galveston and that’s just the beginning of the elaborate parades, headliner performances, family events, feasting and other festivities that come with hosting Mardi Gras island style.

WATCH...all your favorite Mardi Gras parades (including the Mystic Krewe of Aquarius, Krewe Gambrinus and Knights of Momus Grand Night Parade as they come to the Entertainment District) from a balcony party on the Strand! Balcony parties include admission into the Entertainment District, access to the balcony party with cash bar and music and a VIP view of the Mardi Gras festivities! Find the full list of tickets HERE.

DANCEto non-stop entertainment on the Budweiser Stage and Electric Mardi Gras Stage. Buy your General Admission tickets today and have access to all concerts!

RUN…the 108th Mardi Gras! Galveston Official 5k Run to start the party early!

ROLL…with the 8th Annual Zaniest Golf Cart Parade! Golf Cart parade entries receive FREE entry into the Entertainment District & Best Decorated Golf Cart gets FREE Balcony Party Passes!

RIDE…with your “Ticket to Ride” We provide the float, beads, driver and balcony party you provide the Krewe! Gather your friends and contact to sign up today and ask about ALL the ways to PLAY !