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Willie Nelson, Maren Morris, Khalid among entertainers announced for Rodeo Houston 2020

The concert lineup for the 88th annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo was officially announced at 7 p.m. on Jan. 9.


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Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo concert tickets go on sale Jan. 16

Lower-level seating options are already very limited.

Conroe Art League draws national attention ahead of March gallery

The gallery will run March 5-28 with a meet-and-greet reception March 7 at 5-8 p.m. where the jurors will announce the prize winners.



Saint Francis Wolf Sanctuary receives wolf named by Chuck Norris

Invited to name the animal, Norris and his wife, Gena, named the wolf after Norris' 1983 film "Lone Wolf McQuade."


Jacob Sustaita now leading Conroe Symphony Orchestra

Sustaita's first concert with the orchestra was in October.


The Woodlands, Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion announce concept for possible new performing arts center

The Woodlands Township's vision for a new performing arts center is taking shape with the Dec. 5 announcement of a plan to work with The Center for the Performing Arts at The Woodlands.


Margaritaville moves Lake Conroe opening date to summer, announces operator

The 186-arce location will feature an 18-hole golf course, two restaurants, a water park, boating, fishing and other lake activities. The resort is also open for meetings and events with its 72,000 square feet of meeting space.Margaritaville moves opening date to summer, announces operator



Conroe designated Film Friendly Texas community by Gov. Abbott

The Film Friendly Texas program connects professionals with community officials to provide “local expertise and production support."


Main Street Merchants opens storefront in downtown Conroe

Main Street Merchants opened in downtown Conroe on Oct. 15. Owner Janese Sokulski said she and her daughter …


Live music, fall fun and more: 8 things to do in Houston this weekend, Oct. 11-13

With temperatures dropping just in time for fall activities, the city of Houston offers events for the whole …


Art exhibits, festivals and more ways to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing

July 20 marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, in which astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz …



Film studio uses Montgomery County as location for upcoming series

A film crew is out and about in Montgomery County, using local hotspots to spread mental health awareness.


Wine & Design opens Montgomery storefront

Wine & Design has opened a new location in Montgomery, according to a press release. The “design and …


Meraki photography studio coming soon to Conroe

A Conroe-based photography studio is opening June 19 at 236 N. Main St., Conroe, according to a press …


Wine and Food Week's Wine Walk in The Woodlands scheduled June 6, rain or shine

Despite inclement weather predicted, this year's Wine Walk will take place June 6 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Market Street as part of the 15th Wine and Food Week celebration.



Big Rivers Waterpark, Gator Bayou Adventure Park to open this weekend for inaugural season

Grand Texas’ first two attractions, Big Rivers Waterpark and Gator Bayou Adventure Park, open for its inaugural season May 25 at 23065 Hwy. 242, New Caney. CEO Monty Galland said Big Rivers has water slides, a lazy river and a wave pool. Gator Bayou features an inflatable aqua park, an aerial ropes course and an alligator exhibit. Upon build-out, the development will feature a theme park, a Sportsplex, retail space—which will break ground this summer—and the Grove Factory Outlets, Galland said. 281-302-4020. www.grandtx.com


Resort, conference developments could boost tourism

This article has been updated to reflect Margaritaville is in Conroe's city limits.


Houston Japan Festival, Houston Barbecue Festival: 8 things to do in Houston this weekend, April 12-14

It may be a rainy weekend in Houston, but there are plenty of events and activities to enjoy. Here are a …


EXCLUSIVE: Dennis Quaid and The Sharks bring their brand of country-style rock to the Dosey Doe Big Barn

Actor and musician Dennis Quaid is back in his hometown Houston this week for a show at The Woodlands' Dosey Doe Big Barn, where he and his band The Sharks are performing Friday night.



Texas Renaissance Festival announces 2019 dates, themes

The Texas Renaissance Festival returns for its 45th season Oct. 5-Dec. 1 to the 55-acre festival grounds in Todd Mission. The festival season features nine weekends of Renaissance-themed live entertainment, interactive characters, and food and shopping vendors as well as camping opportunities.


Concerts, crawfish, and races: 8 things to do in Houston this weekend, March 7-10

There are a host of events in Houston to kick-off Spring Break. How will you spend your weekend?



RODEO ROUNDUP: Here’s everything you need to know to attend the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo this year

The Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo has returned for the 2019 season. Find a full list of shopping options …



Galveston Mardi Gras celebration, Southern Star Texas Metal Fest: 8 things to do in the Greater Houston Area this weekend, Feb. 22-24

Need plans for this weekend, Feb. 22-24? Here are a few ways to spend your time in the Houston area.


Plan out all your shopping for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo kicks off this weekend throughout NRG Park. Along with the rodeo, livestock shows, concerts, dining and other festivities, attendees can find vendors selling everything from clothing and jewelry to animal and agricultural supplies. New local businesses get a spotlight at the Lone Star Market, an outdoor shopping area located on the west side of the NRG Astrodome.