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Great Fun and Great Exposure


What follows is a listing of upcoming events that The KD will be attending, sponsoring, or promoting in the months ahead. These are all wonderful events that offer lots of fun and great exposure.

Advertisers are invited to become part of The Kid’s Directory Team at the events that we will have a physical presence at. It’s a tremendous opportunity to interface with prospective customers. A sign up button will appear next to the event(s) in which advertisers are invited to participate at. For more information please give us a call at 713-663-7555.




McDonald's Houston Children's Festival

The McDonald's Houston Chidren's Festival Benefiting Child Advocates, Inc
Location: In the heart of downtown Houston in the area surrounding City Hall, Houston Public Library Plaza, Sam Houston Park and Tranquility Park
Date: April 7 & 8
Times/Costs: See website

volunteer to work in the booth/stage

The McDonald's Houston Children’s Festival, presented by Baker Hughes, is two days of games, circus acts, rides, food, beverages, and entertainment for all ages centered in downtown Houston. Created 29 years ago by Child Advocates as an avenue to create awareness and funding to help the neglected and abused children of Houston. Over 5.4 million dollars have been raised for the organization through the annual two days of children activities. Come celebrate, enjoy, laugh, and play at the 30th Annual McDonald’s Houston Children’s Festival and create a lifetime of memories!

For more information please visit www.houstonchildrensfestival.com

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NRG Park

NRG Park - Events listed below!
Venues:
NRG Stadium, NRG Center, NRG Arena, NRG Astrodome, & NRG Park Outdoor Spaces
Website: www.nrgpark.com


Monster Energy AMA Supercross Live

Monster Energy AMA Supercross Live
Location: NRG Stadium - 1 Reliant Parkway, Houston, TX 77054
Dates: January 13
Cost/Times:
See website

As the most competitive and highest-profile motorcycle racing championship in the world, Monster Energy Supercross has entertained millions of fans for 43 years.

For more information please visit www.ticketmaster.com


Houston Auto Show

Houston Auto Show
Location: NRG Center - 1 NRG Park, Houston, TX 77054
Dates: January 24 - 28
Cost/Times:
See website

For the 35th year, the Houston Auto Show brings the automotive world to Texas, allowing consumers to see, touch, drive and experience the industry’s latest and greatest offerings. The 35th Houston Auto Show is the largest auto show of the south, and the first place in 2018 where you can see, hear, touch, and even drive, the most heart-racing cars and trucks from more than 30 of the world’s top automakers.

For more information please visit www.houstonautoshow.com

Harlem Globetrotters

Harlem Globetrotters
Location: NRG Arena - 1 NRG Park, Houston, TX 77054
Dates: January 26 - 27
Cost/Times:
See website

Founded in 1926 the Harlem Globetrotters are an exhibition basketball team that combines athleticism, theater, and comedy. Over the years they have played more than 26,000 exhibition games in 122 countries and territories. NRG Arena will play two shows one on January 26th, one January 27th.

For more information please visit www.ticketmaster.com

Monster Jam
Monster Jam
Location: NRG Stadium - 1 Reliant Parkway, Houston, TX 77054
Dates: January 27 & February 10 - 11
Cost/Times:
See website

These stadium and arena events blow the roof off traditional motor sports racing, as 1,500 horse power Monster Jam trucks fly 30 feet in the air, flattening anything in their path. Monster Jam is the most action-packed live event on four wheels where world-class drivers compete in front of capacity crowds in both monster truck racing and freestyle competitions. Celebrating 25 years of adrenaline-charged family entertainment, Monster Jam combines spontaneous entertainment with the ultimate off-road, motorsport competition. Monster Jam features the most recognizable trucks in the world including Grave Digger, Max-DTM, El Toro Loco, Monster Mutt and many more. Monster Jam events leave you on the edge of your seat as these competitors thrill fans with jaw-dropping displays of gravity-defying feats.

For more information please visit www.ticketmaster.com

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UTMB Health Causeway FunD Run

UTMB Health Causeway FunD Run
Location: Galveston County Daily News Parking Lot - 8522 Teichman Rd, Galveston, TX 77554
Dates: March 3
Cost/Times: See website

UTMB Health and the School of Health Professions is once again hosting the "SHP Causeway FunD Run/Walk." This event benefits SHP student scholarships and represents a powerful investment in the future of health care for our region and state. We invite you to participate in this event to help provide scholarships for the many talented students in the School of Health Professions.

For more information please visit www.causewayrun.com

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Nurture Nature Festival

The Nurture Nature Festival
Location: Baytown Nature Center - 6213 Bayway Drive, Baytown, TX 77520
Dates: April 4
Times:10am - 4pm
Cost: FREE

The free, family event introduces visitors to the reptiles, birds, fish and native plants of the Baytown area through fun activities for all interests and levels. Exciting children’s games, informational exhibits, live animals and a variety of food keep visitors coming back year after year for this popular event.

For more information please visit www.baytown.org

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7 Acre Wood

7 Acre Wood 13th Annual Easter Egg Hung & Vendor Market
Location: 4401 N Frazier Street, Conroe, TX 77303
Dates: April 7
Times: 10am - 3pm
Cost: Free

We want to invite you to come Celebrate Easter with us and all our barnyard friends at 7 Acre Wood! This is so egg..citing! You can hunt Easter eggs, visit the petting zoo, play mini-golf, play in Tombstone, our western town, zip down the zip-line, play on the playground, and much more FOR FREE!!!

For more information please visit www.7acrewood.org

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Galveston Historical Foundation

Galveston Historical Foundation - Events coming soon!
Website: www.galvestonhistory.org

Galveston Historical Foundation (GHF) was formed as the Galveston Historical Society in 1871 and merged with a new organization formed in 1954 as a non-profit entity devoted to historic preservation and history in Galveston County. Over the last sixty years, GHF has expanded its mission to encompass community redevelopment, historic preservation advocacy, maritime preservation, coastal resiliency and stewardship of historic properties. GHF embraces a broader vision of history and architecture that encompasses advancements in environmental and natural sciences and their intersection with historic buildings and coastal life, and conceives of history as an engaging story of individual lives and experiences on Galveston Island from the 19th century to the present day.

For more information please visit www.galvestonhistory.org

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Paloma Trails

Paloma Trails
Location:
35056 Wilson Rd, Brookshire, TX 77423
Dates/Times/Cost:
See website

Paloma Trails was set up to enable children from all walks of life to learn while having fun. I want children to come here to relax and enjoy the lovely countryside while forgetting about everything else. Paloma Trails offers special needs & sibling camps, private riding lessons, parties, home school camps and so much more!

For more information please visit www.palomatrails.com

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Houston Improv

Improv: Family Comedy and Magic Show
Location:
7620 Katy Freeway Space 455 Houston, TX 77024
Dates/Times:
Check website for performance dates
Cost:
See website

The Improv provides first class magic & comedy entertainment guaranteed to deliver enthusiasm & great fun for the entire family! Join us every other Saturday afternoon as magical entertainers Ted Schwank & Carter Blackburn take you on a high-energy adventure of live magic, illusions & comedy!

For more information please visit www.improvhouston.com

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Houston Improv

Improv: Live Stand-Up Comedy (Adults Only)
Location:
7620 Katy Freeway Space 455 Houston, TX 77024
Dates/Times:
Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday or Sunday after 8 PM.
Cost:
See website

The Houston Improv offers an intimate dinner theater-style venue for some of the world's most popular entertainers and corporate entities. Centrally located inside the Marq*e Entertainment Center on Katy Freeway, this 10,000 square foot venue features our legendary stage, state of the art audio/visual capability, full bar/kitchen staff, dance floor, and in-house audio engineer.

18+ allowed only with a guardian 21+. Special engagements excluded. Must exchange for tickets at box office.

For more information please visit www.improvhouston.com

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Schlitterbahn

Schlitterbahn
Locations: Galveston, South Padre, New Braunfels
Dates/Times/Cost: See website

Enjoy more than 35 thrilling water adventures that provide a variety of entertainment for everyone!
Float in tubes through our Transportainment River System that combines three unique rivers into one endless float. Experience the thrills of our speed slides, tube slides and the Boogie Bahn surf ride. Splash and play in areas especially for smaller children. Relax in a heated pool or at a swim-up refreshment bar. There is truly something for guests of all ages!

For more information please visit www.schlitterbahn.com

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Moody Gardens

Moody Gardens

Location: 1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, TX 77554
Dates/Times/Cost:
See website

• Discovery Museum - Dinosaurs in Motion:
Dinosaurs in Motion features 14 life-size dinosaur sculptures made of recycled metal. The sculptures were created by artist John Payne and are fully interactive. The exhibit is presented to guests in the form of a narrative as an apprentice's journey through the art and science present in the space before ending in a journeyman's workshop.

• Aquarium Pyramid:
Dive into the oceans of the world in a 1.5-million-gallon aquarium teeming with creatures from tuxedo-clad penguins to seals, stingrays, sharks and more!

Rainforest Pyramid: Enjoy a rare, up-close and interactive experience with endangered plants and animals ranging from Giant Amazon River Otters to Saki Monkeys and Chinese Alligators. See it all in one of the truest replicas of a real rainforest.

For more information please visit www.moodygardens.com

 

 

 



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