Houston calendar of events 2018

Houston events calendar 2018 festivals, parades, fairs, shows, concerts, events in Texas.

Houston January events

The Ice Rink in the Woodlands
Houston ice skating rink will stay opened until January 15, 2018

Houston International Boat, Sport & Travel Show
Houston January 5 to 14, 2018. Venue: NRG Center

Annual MLK Youth Parade
Houston January 13, 2018. The Marching Band will start at noon in Mid-Town, San Jacinto St to Webster St

17th Annual MLK Battle Of The Bands Competition-Houston
January 14, 2018. Venue: W. W. Thorne Stadium. Marching bands competition

Chevron Houston Marathon
January 14, 2018

Houston Women's March
Houston January 20, 2018

Houston Auto Show
Houston January 24 to 28, 2018. Venue: NRG center

Houston Safari's Annual Convention and Hunting Expo 2018 January 26 to 28, 2018. Venue: George R. Brown Convention Center

Monster Jam 
Houston january 27, 2018. Venue: NRG Stadium 

Events in February

Houston RV Show
February 7 to 11, 2018. Camping, motorhomes show in Houston. Venue: NRG Center

Mardi Gras! Galveston
Galveston February 2 to 13, 2018

Houston Roller Derby
Houston February 17, March 31, April 21, May 19, June 16, July 21, August 25, 2018. Venue: Revention Music Center.

Repticon Houston Show
City of Pasadena February 17, 18, 2018. Location: Pasadena Convention center and Fairgrounds

Vintique Flea Houston
February at Silver Street Studios

Lunar New Year Houston 2018
Houston February 24, 25, 2018. Chinese New year celebration at the Viet Hoa Center, Beltway Place. Lions dance, dragons dance, fireworks. Year of the Dog 2018. Free event in Houston

Livestock Show and Rodeo
Houston February 27 to March 18, 2018. concerts, rodeo Houston, livestock show, horse show. carnival

Things to do in March 

Taste of Italy Houston
Houston March 4, 5, 2018. Venue: Hilton Houston Post Oak

Winter Jam Houston
March 4, 2018. Venue: Toyota Center

Aids Walk Houston 2018
Houston March 4, 2018. Location: Sam Houston Park

FotoFest Biennal 2018
Houston March 10 to 22, 2018

Houston St Patrick's Parade
Houston March 17, 2018 

Bayou City Art Festival
Houston March 23 to 25, 2018. Location: Memorial Park

Houston Sprint 2018
March 24, 2018. The Reebok Spartan Sprint is going to be in Hempstead, Texas at the Lazy W. Ranch. The Obstacles Race includes mud, fire, walls and barb wire

Annual In Bloom Music Festival
March 24, 25, 2018 at Eleanor Tinsley Park.

Houston Open
Houston March 26 to April 1, 2018. Golf tournament at the Golf Club of Houston

Anime Matsuri
Houston March 30 to April 1, 2018 at George R. Brown convention center. Japanese culture, concerts, cosplay contest Houston

H-Town Blues Festival
Houston March 31, 2018. Venue: NRG Arena

Events in April 

Houston Mud Dash-Houston 2018
Houston April 7, 8, 2018. Location: Sam Houston Race Park

36th Annual Houston Home Show
Houston April 7, 8, 2018. Venue: George R. Brown Convention Center

MacDonald's Houston Children's Festival
Houston April 2018. Kids festival, activities in downtown Houston, City Hall, Houston Public Library Plaza and Tranquility Park

South West International Boat Show
April. South Shore Marina Harbour, Houston. Texas boat show.

Houston Art Car Parade 2018
April 14, 2018

The Light Fest
Houston April 14, 2018

Houston Texas Savage Race 2018
Cat Spring April 14, 2018. Location: 7iL Ranch

Japan Festival of Houston
April 14, 15, 2018 in Hermann Park. Japanese music, dance and martial arts, food, tea ceremony, origami, bonsai, Ikebana flower arrangement

Houston Money Week
Houston April 14 to 22, 2018

WorldFest Houston
April 20 to 29, 2018. Film festival

Earth Day
Houston April 2018. Green family market at Sam Houston Park. Events, party.

Avon 39 Houston


Houston Palestine Film Festival

Houston Dragon Boat Festival
May in Galveston Texas

Pasadena Strawberry Festival
Houston in May 

Houston Ultimate Women's Expo
May 5, 6, 2018. Venue: NRG Reliant Center. Seminars, food, shopping experiences

The Texas ComicPalooza
May 25, 27, 2018. George R. Brown Convention Center

Houston Texas The Original Mud Run Spring
May 26, 2018 at Silverwood Country Retreat


Annual Texas Shootout: Challenge Soccer Club
June 1 to 3, 2018

Free Press Summer Festival
Houston June at Eleanor Tinsley Park

The 48 Hour Film Project
Houston June 

Caribbean American Heritage Month
Houston in June.

Houston Beer Festival
June. Hermann Square Park

Juneteenth Independance Day Celebration

Houson Fiber Fest 
June 22 to 24, 2018 at The Berry Center in Cypress, TX

Swan Lake: Houston Ballet
June 23, 24, 2018, at The Jesse H. Jones Hall 


4th of July
Concerts and fireworks in Houston

Freedom Over Texas
Houston celebration July, downtown Houston. Fireworks, live music

Bridal Extravanganza Show
Houston. Location: George R. Brown Convention Center

Bridal Extravaganza Show
Houston in July. Let's get married! at Houston George R. Brown Convention Center

VegFest Houston
July. Vegan food, music, free event in Houston. Pershing Middle School


Houston Restaurants Week
August in September 

Houston Jazz Festival 


Fiestas Patrias International Parade

AdvoCare Texas Kickoff 
eptember at the Reliant Stadium

Gulf Coast Film & Video Festival 
September. Clear Lake, Greater Houston 

The Great Bull Run
Houston in September. Royal Purple Raceway

Bayou City Step Challenge 5k
September. Downtown Houston

Texas Contemporary
Art fair in Houston in October. Location: George R. Brown Convention Center


Greater Houston Walk
October. Walk to defeat ALS. University of Houston, Lynn Eusan Park

Houston Italian Festival
October. Events for kids, taste Italian food, movies, contests, music

Houston Chronicle Career Expo
October. Reliant Pkwy, Houston

ZiegenBock Music Festival
Sam Race Houston Race Park in October

The Color Run Houston
October. Minute Maid Park Houston

Muckfest MS Houston 5k Mud obstacle Run
October. Royal Purple Raceway, Baytown

October. The Woodlands Pavilion.

Small Business Expo
October at Hyatt Regency Houston

Houston Texas BattleFrog Obstacle Race Series 
Houston obstacle race in October

Wings over Houston Airshow

Challenge Nation
Houston in October

Savage Race Houston
October at Cat Spring Tx obstacle race

Quilt Market Houston
October at George R. Brown Convention Center


Quilt Festival Houston
November at Georges R. Brown Convention Center

Houston Brew Mile
November at Houston Sports Park

Houston Walk to End Alzheimer
November. Minute Maid Park, Houston

Houston Heart & Stroke Walk in Houston

Nutcracker Market Houston
November at NRG Center

Theta Charity Antiques Show
November. Bayou City Event Center

Festival of Lights in Moody Gardens
November to January 2018. Festival of Lights, Ice skating, Ice Slide, Ice Sculptures

Lightning the Dove festival
Town Green Park, Santa Claus, ice carving, firework in November

Ice Rink in the Woodlands
Texas in November to January

Houston Turkey Trot 

Events in December  

Ice Rink in the Woodlands
Texas in December 

Mayor's Holiday Celebration and Tree Lightning
Houston in December. Location: City Hall

Tamale Festival Houston

Gingerbread Build Off 
December in the City Hall

Clear Lake Christmas Boat Lane Parade
December 2018

Exhibition of winners at Houston Public Library Downtown

Houston's 12k of Christmas Fun Run
Downtown Houston December 2018

Shen Yun 2018 Houston 
Houston in December. Venue: 
Jones Hall for the Performing Arts

Return from Houston calendar events to World best cities

Houston, Texas


Chevron Houston Marathon  

MLK Grande parade 

Auto Show 


Houston Roller Derby 

Lunar New Year Houston Celebration 

World's Championship Bar-B-Que Contest 


Livestock Show and Rodeo

Tango Buenos Aires

St Patrick's Parade 


Shell Houston Open 

Houston Anime Matsuri 

WorldFest Houston


Houston Palestine Film Festival 

Art Car Parade 

Dragon Boat Festival 


Houston Beer Festival

Juneteenth Independance Day Celebration 

Houston Roller Derby 


July 4th 

Freedom Over Texas 

Houston Roller Derby


Restaurants Week 

Jazz Festival 

Houston Roller Derby


Fiestas Patrias International Parade 

AdvoCare Texas Kickoff

The Great Bull Run 


Houston Italian Festival 

ZiegenBock Music Festival 

Quilt Festival


Wings over Houston 

Festival of Lights in Moody Gardens 

Houston Job Fair 


Mayor's Holiday Celebration and Tree Lightning 

Gingerbread Build Off 

Christmas Boat Lane Parade