Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park
The Bayou City Art Festival at Memorial Park kicks off spring as Houston's premier outdoor fine arts event. More than 300 national artists working in 19 artistic media are juried and invited to show and sell their original art at this event. (713) 521-0133. March 22-24, 2013
German Heritage Festival
Every year, on the last weekend in March, festival-goers break out their Lederhosen and Dirndls and "Go German" for the area's largest festival celebrating the heritage of the original German families that settled this area around 1840. (281) 379-6844. March 22-24, 2013
Haute Wheels Houston: The Food Truck Festival
The 3rd Annual Haute Wheels food truck festival features master culinary chefs on wheels; live music and the H-E-B Beer and Wine Garden. This 2-day event features 35 gourmet and fun food trucks in one location, live local music, a vendor village and a lot of fun. 713-557-5732. March 23-24.