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View of City Hall and Hermann Park at the Bayou City Art Festival 2019

Bayou City Art Festival Downtown

Posted: October 19, 2019 at 5:43 pm   /   Events, Nonprofits & Charities, Parks & Outdoor, Recent Posts

Bayou City Art Festival The Bayou City Art Festival is a biannual event.  Each spring, it is held in Memorial Park, and every fall, this festival graces the streets of downtown Houston.  This juried art show features artists from places near and far. The wide variety of art in this outdoor environment has almost every […]

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Emoji Flowers Mural by Scott Tarbox at 2112 Leeland Street, Houston

Scott Tarbox Flower Mural Brightens EaDo Houston

Posted: July 21, 2019 at 4:55 pm   /   Art & Culture, Murals

Flower Power! When I am walking or even driving past the brightly colored emoji flower mural at 2112 Leeland Street created by the artist Scott Tarbox, it makes me smile.  Not only is it bright and cheerful, but even more appropriate is the fact of it being on a wholesale florist business location. Greenleaf Wholesale […]

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"HEY y'all" mural by Pandr Design Co.

Pandr Murals Enliven Downtown Houston

Posted: May 18, 2019 at 5:13 pm   /   Art & Culture, Murals

Murals Anyone driving in downtown Houston in the 1300 block of McKinney is sure to notice the eye-catching Pandr Murals. The six paintings are spread out along one side of the building near the Shops at Houston Center.  The graphics murals scream hometown Houston as well as Texas pride! Photographing Murals My husband and I […]

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Mural Art across from 8th Wonder Brewery by Donkeeboy

8th Wonder Brewery: Craft Beers, Art, Food, and Fun in EaDo Houston

Posted: March 23, 2019 at 12:20 am   /   Activities and Attractions, Art & Culture, Murals, Restaurants, Sculptures, Unique Purveyors

The 8th Wonder Brewery is in EaDo along with Discovery Green Park, the George R. Brown Convention Center, Toyota Center, Minute Maid Park, BBVA Compass Stadium, plus many other attractions which now lure visitors to this side of downtown Houston. EaDo refers to the east side of downtown Houston. It is currently a hot spot […]

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Market Square Park in Houston, Texas

Market Square Park | Historic Beauty in Downtown Houston

Posted: December 2, 2017 at 3:46 pm   /   Parks & Outdoor

Downtown Houston’s Market Square Park Market Square Park in downtown Houston covers an entire city block.  It has been transformed from its original purpose over the years to the scenic beauty that it is today.  It is a part of the downtown historic district.  A sign erected by the State Historical Survey Committee of Texas […]

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