Top January 2016 Events Around Houston

January 13, 2016    By: mramirez

Explore Top January 2016 Events for Residents of New Homes in Houston  


The New Year is underway and it’s time to take a breath after the holiday season and enjoy some of the exciting upcoming events taking place in Houston this January.  Residents of new homes in Houston have an array of events to choose from in and around the city.  We’ve shared a few of the top upcoming festivals, concerts, fitness events and more for you to explore.

Through the Field of Light Display at Discovery Green

There is still time to enjoy the sparkling light installation by internationally-acclaimed artist Bruce Munro in the 12-acre park in downtown Houston and a number of free performances by Houston artists every Friday night at 7pm.

When: January – February 21

Where: 1500 McKinney Street, Houston, TX 77010

Learn to Dance like the Professionals at the Houston Salsa Congress

In its 16th year, the Houston Salsa Festival is one of the largest salsa events in the Southwest.  This event celebrates the creativity and beauty of Latin music and dance.  Over the course of four days see dozens of performances and competitions or attend workshops to learn new steps.

When: January 15 – 18

Where: Westin Memorial City Houston Hotel, 945 Gessner Rd, Houston, TX 77024

Get Your Running Shoes Ready for the Chevron Houston Marathon

This annual event begins and ends at the convention center and attracts more than 20,000 entrants and 200,000 spectators from around the world.  Participants can run 26.2, 13.1 or 3.1 miles.

When: January 17, 6:45 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Where: George R. Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010

Relax and Unwind to the Inspiring Music Performed by the Houston Symphony

Attend one of three of the concerts featuring European barefoot violin sensation, Patricia Kopatchinskaja and the Houston Symphony as they perform the music of Johannes Brahms and Clara Schumann.

When: January 28 – 31, 7:30 p.m., 8 p.m., 2:30 p.m.

Where: Jones Halls, 615 Louisiana Street, Suite 102, Houston, TX 77002

While you’re making plans to attend of these exciting events around town, be sure to schedule time to tour one of the exquisite new homes by Houston Home Builders Sitterle Homes.