Welcome to Houston Greeters!

Houston Greeters offers you a unique insight into Houston through the eyes and hearts of our residents. Local volunteers act as hosts for two-to-four hour visits to the destination or for the activity of your choice. Whether you want to learn more about the architecture of the city, visit a museum, attend an Astros game, experience Houston nightlife or take a neighborhood stroll, we have a host for you! Our volunteers are not just passionate about Houston; they are also passionate about your interest. Read More

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WHEN: Tuesday, December 16 from 12:00 PMto 2:00 PM
 
WHERE: D’Amico’s Italian Market Cafe5510 Morningside Drive Houston, TX 77005

5th Annual Christmas Tree Signing and Holiday Market

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3rd annual “Rails to Restaurants” by Houston Greeters

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18 Facts That Make Houston the Best City in America

When you think about Houston, Texas, you probably picture massive oil refineries, oppressive humidity, and a sub-par baseball team — a far cry from one of the nation’s most up-and-coming cities.
 
But you shouldn’t dismiss Houston so easily; the Bayou City is an economic juggernaut.
 
It’s by far the country’s No. 1 job creator and home to 26 Fortune 500 companies. A paycheck goes farther here than anywhere else in the country, and it has a medical center larger than downtown Dallas.
 
Add a thriving restaurant and cultural scene, and you’ve got a winning case for Houston as the best city in America. Here are 18 reasons you may want to pack your bags and head south.
 
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