As the unofficial last day of summer, Labor Day marks the end of lazy afternoons at the beach, delicious family barbecues, and warm nights out on the patio. But it’s not over yet! We have one final three-day weekend to bid farewell to summer in style. When it comes to celebrations, Houston is the place
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Break out all the green you have in your closet because it’s finally that time of year again—St. Patrick’s Day! While Houston may not be the first city you think of when it comes to celebrating on March 17th, there are plenty of things to do for the big day. Between parades, green beers, and
Concerts for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo run from Feb. 25 through March 17, and this year’s lineup is one of the very best yet. The featured headliners comprise a mix of genres. Of course, there will be country music. But you can also book tickets for some of the top performers and newcomers
With nice weather and days off coming up from school and work, the end of the year is a great time to see live music at a variety of venues in Houston. Local bars, clubs and music halls support a myriad of genres and a wide range of musicians. Here are some of the best
2019: February 22 Fat Tuesday – March 5 One of the biggest events of the year is approaching Galveston this weekend. Mardi Gras dates back thousands of years and is a widely celebrated festival across the globe. Get prepared for the famous public festival where over 300,000 tourists and revelers gather each year. With Colony
If you are planning on a big party to celebrate New Year’s Eve, then there are some things that you need to do to ensure that everyone stays safe. Many accidents occur on New Year’s Eve, and most of them are preventable. You can keep your family and friends safe by following these simple tips.
Driving around to see Christmas lights is a favorite holiday ritual for people of all ages. But why not make sure everyone enjoys the ride? Improve your tradition by renting a limo or party van for the night, and pile in all your friends and family to see the lights. Your holiday jaunt could include
What’s old is new again, and it wouldn’t feel like the holidays without The Nutcracker. The Houston Ballet has debuted a fresh production of The Nutcracker that is a “must see” for the holiday season. The celebrated Christmas tradition takes a new spin with an elaborate production by artistic director Stanton Welch. The Houston Chronicle
In a city full of Christmas lights, the drivers at Colony Limo know the best spots in and around Houston for viewing the best and most beautiful seasonal displays. Let us help you plan your holiday light-seeing excursion. Here is part one of our recommendations for the best neighborhood Christmas lights. Read the second part
When the weather in Houston is especially warm during this time of year, wouldn’t it be nice if the atmosphere of Christmas was only a drive away? Rather than jetting off to a snowy location, you can drive to the beach next weekend (Nov. 30 – Dec. 2, 2018) to get in the holiday mood.
Rain or shine, we love Texas a lot. We have never been more proud to be from Texas. We are seeing the worst of Mother Nature, but the best of human nature. We love seeing the communities come together in unprecedented ways and are so proud of the volunteers and first responders. Breaks our hearts
A big part of planning a trip to the Houston, Texas area is finding the right hotel. There are literally thousands of hotel rooms in the city, though, so it can be hard to find the perfect hotel room for your Houston vacation. If it’s luxury you’re after, you’ll want to take a look at
For those who don’t know about the largest pop culture festival in Texas, mark the calendar for Comicpalooza from May 12-14th! The annual Comicpalooza festival includes the largest culture convention for Multi-genre Comic books Science fiction Anime Gaming Pop culture Whether you are a diehard nerd or enjoy the popular superhero movies, Comicpalooza is
Colony Limo has provided you with luxury rides around the night lights in cities all around. With endless options of vehicles, Colony Limo ensures the perfect fit for you. In just two weeks, try out a different type of ride, a boat ride! The Houston Dragon Boat festival will be hosting its 17th annual celebration.
Houston has announced its brand new festival this year! Based on the ancient middle ages, Houston’s festival, “Middlelands” will be hosted from May 5th-7th. The festival will be taking place at Todd Mission, also known for the Texas Renaissance Fair Grounds. Be prepared for an enchanting and captivating experience as you enter a “distant realm”.
What to expect for the 2017 Houston Worldfest festival! The Houston annual Worldfest festival is less than a month away! This year the International film festival will be hosting its 50th annual festival! Known as one of the best and oldest festivals around, Worldfest he been a tradition to many of all cultures. The festival
Houston’s 30th celebration of its annual art car parade is this weekend! Come join Houston downtown to see the jaw dropping, astonishing art filled cars in this year’s parade. On Saturday, April 8th the show will start at 2pm lasting about two hours, but you’ll definitely want to get there earlier to get some good
The Houston 2017 Rodeo is in town from March 7-26 and you don’t want to miss it. We’ve listed a couple key must dos to guarantee a fun time and the full “Texas Rodeo” experience. Music & Concerts The Houston Rodeo stage has been a home to our favorite entertainers from Elvis Presley to