Houston Events

Lots of good stuff and a new August list! Also, make sure you go see the Citywide African American Artists show at the TSU University Museum before it closes this month!

Also, I have a list of concerts for July through September of 2019!

As always, for the latest updates check Merlex Picks. And do me a favor and share this email with others so that they can subscribe too!

Subscribe Now!
Did you see my latest post on creative date ideas? How about the one on upcoming concerts for the quarter? Get your tickets now before they sell out! As always, see local events and more at and subscribe to my newsletter!


Concerts, Speakers, and Events likely to sell out!
  1. Buy season tickets for Inprint Houston's 2018-2019 reading series to get Ta-Nehisi Coates and Colson Whitehead's new books, early signing, and front row seats!  
  2. Desus and Mero on August 23 
  3. Megan thee Stallion on September 6
  4. Tank and the Bangas on September 19
  5. Nominate a speaker for TEDxHouston 2019 on December 6

This Week's Featured Events!

Houston Shakespeare Festival
A Very Public Presence: A Bike Riding Story on Saturday
Beast Coast: Escape from New York Tour w/Joey Bada$$ & Flatbush Zombies on Sunday

Bayou Startup Showcase
Thursday, August 1

Data Science Discovery Night: Project Showcase | Houston
Thursday, August 1

GUMBO, a Documentary by Alyssa Rachelle
Thursday, August 1

Drop-in Art + Lit Discussion “Little Fires Everywhere”
Thursday, August 1

Performance | Don Wilkerson Tribute featuring Shelley Carrol and The Houston Jazz Collective
Thursday, August 1

Open Pitch Practice
Friday, August 2

BLCK Market - Houston's #1 Night Market
Friday, August 2

Exhibition Opening: Jose Villalobos / Ronald L. Jones / Space HL
Friday, August 2

Houston Shakespeare Festival
Friday, August 2 - August 11

Film Screening: Babylon
Friday, August 2

Mary J. Blige and Nas
Friday, August 2

Emancipation Park Conservancy presents: Movie in the Tre
Friday, August 2

MFAH Mixed Media
Friday, August 2

2019 Texas Greek Picnic
Saturday, August 3

A Very Public Presence: A Bike Riding Story
Saturday, August 3

Professional Association of Young Africans - Houston Turns 3!
Saturday, August 3

Bank of Americas presents Screen on the Green: Mean Girls
Saturday, August 3

Beast Coast: Escape from New York Tour w/Joey Bada$$ & Flatbush Zombies
Sunday, August 4

See this post (updated) on my website

Upcoming Concerts

Beast Coast Tour with Joey Bada$$ (rapper), Flatbush Zombies (rap group), The Underachievers (rap group) at White Oak Music Hall on August 4; $56

Featured Organization!

The University Museum at Texas Southern University is a gem led by curatorial legend Dr. Alvia Wardlaw. The Citywide African American Artists Exhibition begins June 22 which is a perfect way to start collecting early. Learn more here

Required Reading

date ideas

Houston Date Ideas

Our next "read" for the Houston Afrofuturism Book Club is Dirty Computer by Janelle Monae. Details here!
happy hours

As always, check out for the full calendar of events. And tell your friends to subscribe to my newsletter to get these in their inboxes too!

Copyright © 2019, Oliver Resource Group, All rights reserved.

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.

This email was sent to <<Email Address>>
why did I get this?    unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences
Oliver Enterprises · PO Box 37292 · Houston, TX 77237 · USA

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp