Sleep Inn is getting even better. This hotel, as part of a nationwide refresh of the Sleep Inn brand, has incorporated stylish design features and amenities to create a unique atmosphere that will help you have a restful stay. Experience 'better' for yourself at this Sleep Inn hotel.
Based on Charles Dickens' perennial classic novel of the same title, A Christmas Carol has become an iconic Christmas season tradition on stages all around he world. The story follows an ill-mannered miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, who is convinced to change his ways after three ghosts from Christmases past, present and future visit him on Christmas Eve. Many critically-acclaimed stage adaptations of Dickens' tale exist, including a monodrama adapted and performed by world-renowned actor Patrick Stewart and a musical.
Step back in time to the year 1540 and watch in awe as knights seated on regal steeds joust with lances and provide unforgettable entertainment that the whole family will adore. The 50-acre Renaissance theme park, set in a shady pine forest, is host to a marketplace filled with more than 330 unique arts and crafts shops. One can definitely sample some of the tasty cuisine that includes a range of food and drink from around the world. The festival takes place over a period of eight weekends. See website for ticket info. The fair lasts until dusk each night.
Free Tours and Events At The African American Library At The Gregory School
The African American Library at the Gregory SchoolNovember 25, 2014 10:00 AM
1300 Victor Street
Houston, TX 77019
Looking for a cool place to explore your history?
Check out the African American Library at the Gregory School. In addition to its permanent exhibits, the library showcases family programming, guest lectures, and tours. All events are free to the public. To schedule a tour or to inquire further about their services, please contact them at 832-393-1440. You can also reach them online at www.thegregoryschool.org.
Grace Theater - A .D. PlayersNovember 25, 2014 7:30 PM
2710 W. Alabama
Houston, TX 77098
This world-premiere play by John Jensen offers an explanation as to the origins of some of your all-time favorite Christmas songs. It's framed around the story of a talented young boy and his struggling, but strong-hearted Mom. Their paths happen to cross with a harmonica-playing stranger, who's carrying some yuletide secrets along with his few belongings. So if you'd like to see something besides Scrooge this season, you and your family may enjoy this new take on holiday entertainment from Houston's own faith-based A.D. Players.