See our daily events listings for bars and clubs in the Houston area at the link below, followed by an editor's pick of events throughout the year.
April 29 - May 1, 2016 at Texas Horse Park, 811 Pemberton Hill Rd, Dallas - deep in the heart of the Great Trinity Forest. An IGRA Sanctioned Rodeo. Rodeo events, vendor stalls, food/drinks.
May 6-29, 2016, at Alley Theatre. Intricate sci-fi crime drama: the story of a virtual digital world which provides total sensory immersion. Log in, choose an identity, and indulge your every whim, with no consequences in the real world. Or so it seems. A female detective investigates if there is a point at which thought/intention may constitute a crime within and outside the new realm.
June 19-26, 2016, annual events. Lots of food, music & festivities. Saturday June 25th Pride Parade from Milam St and Walker, then down Walker to Smith St - turn left turn, continues down Smith to Pease St. Festival starts at noon and ends at 7pm around City Hall, Herman Square and Tranquility Park. Celebrate with over 425,000 people + party at South Beach.
July, 2016, annual 5-day LGBT film festival at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, The Aurora Picture Show, and The Houston Museum of African American Culture. This past year saw 30 events and screenings focusing on the queer experience. See MFA website for schedule details about upcoming screenings.
Late-July, 2016 (TBC), annual festival now features influences from Rock, Funk, Salsa, Jazz, international music, funky flare and fun in Downtown Houston. See website for more.
March 2-5, 2017. Each year after Fat Tuesday, "Let Us Entertain You" began as thanks to New Orleans post-Mardi Gras. Once Levi/leather BDSM, now welcomes all. Events: LUEY Run, TFL Hat Contest, Bar Hop, "Show of Shows," "Unofficial After Party," meals & more. Mardi Gras this year: Tuesday, February 28, 2017.