Haute, Hip and Happenings


Spring means new clothes! Check out the new trends at www.NeimanMarcus.com

Kick up your boots and head to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo happening Monday, February 25th – Sunday, March 17th. The whole family will enjoy this 21-day event with carnival rides, plenty of food, rodeo style entertainment and an impressive concert lineup.

Azalea Trail

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Welcome spring with River Oaks Garden Club’s 84th Annual Azalea Trail Friday, March 1st - Sunday, March 3rd from 11am-5pm. The trail will showcase some of the city’s most impressive residences and gardens in the prestigious River Oaks neighborhood. Tickets are $30 with entry to all seven locations, or $10 for an individual location. Proceeds from this event will go to several Houston area charities. Please visit www.riveroaksgc.org to learn more.

Sleep Show® Comes to Houston 
with Ticket Giveaways!

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National Sleep Foundation’s Sleep Show at the George R. Brown Convention Center Mar. 8-10 focuses on all things sleep! Get your tickets now. Learn about the latest in sleep health, sleep product trends and almost 100 educational talks by renowned industry experts, including pediatrician and “Happiest Baby” founder Dr. Harvey Karp and “Sleep Doctor” Dr. Michael Breus. Link to full speaker schedule here. Find cool sleep technology and gadgets, such as Somnox sleep robots, Embr personal thermostat; TimeShifter for jet lag and the SleepScore app. Parents can find baby-related products like the Baby Shusher. You’ll find a full showcase of mattresses, bedding, pillows and more from Serta, Philips, Bed Bath & Beyond, Tempur-Pedic, Mattress Firm and Gallery Furniture.

Four HHH readers will get a chance to win 4 tickets to Sleep Show. Be the first to mention #SLEEP SHOW on our Sleep Show Instagram post, and tell us in one sentence why you want to attend the expo. You must tag #houstonhipandhaute. We will get in touch with winners and provide an access code to the tickets later this week.

DASH to the Market

Dash Market Founders and Dealers

Dash Market Founders and Dealers

Make sure to save the date for the DASH Spring Market from May 2nd-5th. The weekend will give attendees the chance to shop over 80 unique dealers selected by the DASH founders who travel to home markets across the country. Get your tickets now at dashhouston.com/tickets

More in the Pipeline

Kick off spring break with Levy Park as they host headliner Sarah Grace and the Soul, If You Have to Ask, and the Matt Service Ensemble, along with DJ Mohawk Steve. The afternoon of live music begins at 1pm on Saturday, March 9th and will include food and beverages for purchase from vendors Auntie Anne’s, Balls Out Burger, Coffee Q and Smoothie Strong.

Houston Grand Opera’s artistic and music director, Patrick Summers, will sign copies of his new book, The Spirit of This Place: How Music Illuminates the Human Spirit, at Brazos Bookstore on March 10th. The book, a series of essays exploring the role of art in society and individual lives, may be purchased in advance, as well as on the day of the event. Cost to attend the event is free and the book retails for $25. 

Tony Award winner Idina Menzel will headline the Theatre Under The Stars 50th Anniversary Season Gala on Saturday, March 23rd at The Post Oak Hotel. The evening will also honor past Chairs and Presidents of the TUTS Board of Directors from 1968-2018. 

Houston Parks Board celebrates their fifth annual Bayou Greenway Day on Saturday, April 6th at Mason Park. The family-friendly event presented by Noble Energy celebrates the Bayou Greenways 2020 project, completing a 150-mile network of connected parks and trails along Houston’s major waterways. Visit http://www.bayougreenwayday.org/ for more information.

Houston Grand Opera presents Mozart’s Don Giovanni as the first offering in their spring repertoire. The show will run from April 20th - May 5th at the Wortham Center will be sung in Italian with projected English translation, and is appropriate for all ages.

EventsJana Phillips