Fun things to do in Houston

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Houston Texans Football


Houston is home to the greatest football franchise to have ever set foot on the planet. Going to see one of these game is a life changing experience that you will never forget. The Texans play at NRG Stadium (formerly Reliant Stadium) just 1 minute from UTSD. 

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Houston Rockets Basketball


The Houston Rockets basketball team play at the Toyota Center on the south side of downtown Houston. The stadium is only a 5-8 minute drive from UTSD and is well worth the trip for one of our home games.

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Houston Astros Baseball


If you like baseball then go see an Astros game at Minute Maid Park while you are here in Houston, the tickets are cheap! Only about a 5-10 minute drive from UTSD. 

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Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo


Houston is home to one of the largest rodeos in the world and it is nothing short of a good time. Grab your boots and cowboy hat and saddle up for a BBQ cook-off, rides, bull riding, and live music from top performers. The rodeo comes to nrg stadium just down the street from UTSD around March every year!

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Hobby Center for the Performing Arts

Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavillion

Sam Houston Race Park

Texas Renaissance Festival