Saturday, April 17, 2021

Around the World from Home: 2021 Texas Cultural Events & Festivals

Note: Due to COVID-19, events may get postponed or canceled. Please do your research prior to making plans to attend any listed event.

One of my favorite outdoor things to do is attend festivals. Growing up I looked forward to the Houston International Festival every year; the music, the food, and the cultural exposure...there’s usually always something fun to do and cool to see at festivals. Updated monthly, here’s a list of some cool cultural festivals and exhibits taking place here in Texas:

5/20-30 South Texas State Fair -Beaumont
5/20-6/6 Frisco Fair -Frisco
5/21-23 Houston Polish Festival
5/22-23 DFW Nesian Fest
5/23 Celtic Fest -Tyler  more info
5/29 Houston Pan-African Heritage & Cultural Festival  more info
6/4-6 Tomball German Heritage Festival
6/5 Cajun Heritage Festival -Port Arthur.
6/12 Lights Festival Houston
6/17-27 Fiesta San Antonio  more info
6/30-7/4 Houston Caribbean Festival
9/24-10/17 Texas State Fair
10/9 Houston Reggae Fest  more info
10/9 & 10 Bayou City Art Festival
10/9-11/28 Texas Renaissance Festival
10/22 & 23 Oktoberfest
10/28-31 Houston Quilt Festival
11/5-14 Wurstfest -New Braunfels

2/28-3/20 Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo
4/10 Brazilian Food & Music Festival  more info


Austin Chinese Culture Festival
Fort Worth Greek Festival
Fredericksburg Hot Air Balloon Festival
Galveston Festival of Lights
Highland Village Festival
Houston Black Heritage Festival 
Houston Filipino Street Festival
Houston Greek Fest
Houston Holi Festival
Houston Italian Festival
Houston Magical Winter Lights & Lattern Festival
Houston MLK Parade
Houston Palestinian Festival
Houston Shakespeare Festival
Houston Theater District Open House
Houston Water Lantern Festival
Houston Zydeco Festival
Ice Land: Christmas Around the World -Galveston more info
International Literature Festival Houston/San Antonio
Kingwood Mardi Gras Festival & Parade more info
Korean Festival Houston
Texas Championship Native American Pow Wow more info
Texas Wine & Art Festival
Tomball German Christmas Market & Festival
Wild & Scenic Film Festival more info
9/4-12 Frida Festival  more info
9/12 Virtual Native American Heritage Day  more info
9/19 & 26 Hummingbird Festival -Virtual more info
10/22 Texas Rose Festival (Virtual)
11/11-12/11 Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market -(Virtual) more info
11/14 Austin Celtic Festival
11/21 Art Crawl -Houston more info
12/5 & 6 Islamic Art Festival (Virtual)
1/16-18 Monuments by Craig Walsh at Discovery Green -Houston more info
1/23 Òlájú African Market Festival -San Antonio
2/11 Texas Lunar Festival -Houston (Virtual)
2/13 Afro Soca Love Marketplace -Houston more info
3/6 North Texas Irish Festival -Dallas (Virtual)
3/6-7 Cajun Festival -San Antonio  more info
3/15-18 AsiaFest...Asian Culture Festival more info
3/27 Celtic Festival -Kemah   more info
4/11 Brazilian Food & Music Festival
4/16-18 Houston Ballet Nutcracker Spring Market more info
4/17 San Jacinto Day Festival  more info
4/18 Houston Latin Fest  more info

No comments :

Post a Comment

Thanks for stopping by, please leave a comment...your feedback is greatly appreciated! - Mika