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City Events

November – December 2014

Nov
1
Sat
2014
First Saturday Arts Market 2014
Nov 1 @ 6:00 am – 1:00 pm

The First Saturday Arts Market is a monthly outdoor fine arts event that features the works of dozens of visual artists. Located in the historic Houston Heights between Gen’s Antiques and YogaOne Studios, the market showcases paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry and handcrafted items. Patrons enjoy live music and delicious fare from some of the area’s gourmet food trucks. Open year-round on the first Saturday of each month, the market is open from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. September through May and from 6-10 p.m. from June through August.

Saturday, Feb. 1st, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, April 5th, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, May 3rd, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, June 7th, 2014 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, July 5th, 2014 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 2nd, 2014 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 6th, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 4th, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, Nov. 1st, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, Dec. 6th, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Nov
8
Sat
2014
Festival of African Arts, Culture & Entertainment @ Houston Baptist University
Nov 8 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

The Nigerian-American Multicultural Center (NAMC), in partnership with other African communities in Houston, is planning its Second Annual Festival of African Arts, Culture and Entertainment (F.A.A.C.E. )in Houston, Texas. This festival is the only one of its kind in Houston for the African Community. The event will showcase the rich and diverse cultures of African countries. It will feature a variety of entertainment – including music concerts, games, fashion shows, ethnic food and kids activities from multiple African countries. The festival will attract people of all ages and backgrounds. It will be a forum to celebrate and recognize the critical relationships between the United States and African nations. 

Participating African communities in Houston – Angola, Cameron, Ethiopia, Ghana, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda. 

Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014 

Venue: Houston Baptist University, 7502 Fondren Rd, Houston, TX 77074 

Time: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm 

Event Fee: $5.00 Admission; Children under 16 free. 

Event Format: Open Air Festival, African Arts & Crafts, Live Stage Performances and African cuisine 

Learn More About the Festival

Dec
6
Sat
2014
First Saturday Arts Market 2014
Dec 6 @ 5:00 am – 12:00 pm

The First Saturday Arts Market is a monthly outdoor fine arts event that features the works of dozens of visual artists. Located in the historic Houston Heights between Gen’s Antiques and YogaOne Studios, the market showcases paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry and handcrafted items. Patrons enjoy live music and delicious fare from some of the area’s gourmet food trucks. Open year-round on the first Saturday of each month, the market is open from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. September through May and from 6-10 p.m. from June through August.

Saturday, Feb. 1st, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, April 5th, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, May 3rd, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, June 7th, 2014 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, July 5th, 2014 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 2nd, 2014 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 6th, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 4th, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, Nov. 1st, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Saturday, Dec. 6th, 2014 at 11 a.m.