Houston is the most populous city in the state of Texas. It is the
fourth-most populous city in the United States. An outstandingly
multicultural and assorted city, Houston features a notable museum and arts
scene and has evolved as one of the leading performing arts venue over last
50 years. Its theatre district is among the top 3 in the country. Tourists
can enjoy performances related to all major performing arts disciplines
like opera, ballet, music, and theatre in its Houston Grand Opera, Houston
Ballet and Alley Theatre.
Things to do in Houston
Houston Grand Opera
Houston Grand Opera is the only company in the world to be awarded at least
one Grammy Award, Emmy Award and Tony Award. This opera facility is located
in Houston and treats its visitors with six to eight top-class productions
Alley Theatre is a Tony Award-winning indoor theatre located in Downtown
Houston. Renowned for its world premiere of Jekyll & Hyde in 1990, this
famous theatre is among the three oldest resident theatres in the United
States of America.
JPMorgan Chase Tower
JPMorgan Chase Tower, formerly Texas Commerce Tower, is the tallest
building in the city and state. It is also the tallest five-sided building
in the world and stands as a 75-story high-rise building constructed
between 1979 and 1981 at a cost of USD 2 billion.
Best Time to Visit Houston
The best times to book flights from Oakland to Houston are the spring and
fall seasons from February to April and September to November respectively.
During this period, the city celebrates its famous event Livestock Stock
and Rodeo in March. If booking for peak season, it is advisable to book
Houston flights in advance to avoid paying more at the last minute.