You may also want to take a stroll around Hermann Park, from where you can easily get to the Houston Zoo and the Miller Outdoor Theatre. If you and your date are up for a bit of a Texas-style hoedown, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is the place to be.
The biggest annual local event, the rodeo takes place in February or March, over a period of 19 days. During that time, there is a plethora of events you can enjoy from carnival rides to games, from sampling the wares from the many food stands to taking in some of the finest entertainment events that you could hope to see in the city. Of course, there are also several rodeo and livestock shows, so you can bet that you and your escort will have an unforgettable time. Read more