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HOUSTON SPORTS HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2022

HOUSTON SPORTS HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2022

HOUSTON SPORTS HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2022 Roger Clemens, Clyde Drexler, and Sheryl Swoopes HOUSTON – Deuces Wild is the theme, and Houston’s “22’s” are sure to make it a Full-House! The fifth annual Houston Sports Awards presented by Insperity will trade the...

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Tickets on Sale for the 2021 World Table Tennis Championships

Tickets on Sale for the 2021 World Table Tennis Championships

HOUSTON, TEXAS (September 9, 2021): Houston will host the 2021 World Table Tennis Championships (WTTC) Nov. 23 – Nov. 29 at George R. Brown Convention Center. This renowned sporting event is the oldest in table tennis history, dating to 1926, and serves as an annual...

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Houston to Support Hurricane Ida Relief Efforts

Houston to Support Hurricane Ida Relief Efforts

Houston to Support Hurricane Ida Relief Efforts atCracker Barrel National Battle of the Bands Presented by Pepsi Zero Sugar Today HOUSTON, TEXAS (August 29, 2021): Our neighbors from Louisiana are facing great challenges from Hurricane Ida and the Houston...

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55th AAU Junior Olympic Games

55th AAU Junior Olympic Games

More Than 15,000 Participants Head to Houston, Texas for the 55th AAU Junior Olympic Games Athletes from around the nation are expected to compete in the largest multi-sport event in the country; 11-day competition has brought more than $50 million to previous host...

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National Battle of the Bands presented by Pepsi Zero Sugar

National Battle of the Bands presented by Pepsi Zero Sugar

Band Line-Up and Official Events Announced During the 2021 Cracker Barrel National Battle of the Bands presented by Pepsi Zero Sugar Press Conference HOUSTON, TEXAS (June 23, 2021): The largest HBCU marching band event and the second largest African American event in...

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GLOBAL EVENT UNDERWAY IN HOUSTON HONORING ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION

GLOBAL EVENT UNDERWAY IN HOUSTON HONORING ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION

Global Event Underway in Houston Honoring Organ Transplantation HOUSTON –And they’re off! Participants around the world from all 50 states kicked off the 2021 World Transplant Games 5k AnyWay today. Collectively, participants will make their digital trek from Houston,...

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CONCACAF ANNOUNCES SCHEDULE FOR 2021 GOLD CUP

CONCACAF ANNOUNCES SCHEDULE FOR 2021 GOLD CUP

Houston will host matches beginning July 13th HOUSTON, TX – Concacaf has announced the full schedule for the 2021 Gold Cup, the region’s flagship men’s national team competition. This year’s edition will include a newPreliminary Round (July 2-6) prior to the Group...

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World Transplant Games 5K AnyWay Rocks Out At Toyota Center

World Transplant Games 5K AnyWay Rocks Out At Toyota Center

World Transplant Games 5K AnyWay Rocks Out At Toyota Center HOUSTON, Texas – Today the Harris County - Houston Sports Authority rocked out at Toyota Center with the Texas Medical Center, Memorial Hermann, and LifeGift as they celebrated the 2021 World Transplant Games...

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HOUSTON TO HOST MULTIPLE 2021 CONCACAF GOLD CUP MATCHES

HOUSTON TO HOST MULTIPLE 2021 CONCACAF GOLD CUP MATCHES

HOUSTON TO HOST MULTIPLE 2021 CONCACAF GOLD CUP MATCHES HOUSTON, TX – The Harris County – Houston Sports Authority, in partnership with the Houston Dynamo FC, and Lone Star Sports & Entertainment, announced today that both BBVA Stadium and NRG Stadium will play...

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Houston To Host 2021 World Table Tennis Championships

Houston To Host 2021 World Table Tennis Championships

​Houston To Host 2021 World Table Tennis Championships United States and China will commemorate 50th anniversary of the Ping Pong Diplomacy HOUSTON – International Table Tennis is finally coming to Houston. The Harris County - Houston Sports Authority is pleased to...

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ART OF SOCCER CAMPAIGN RELAUNCHES

ART OF SOCCER CAMPAIGN RELAUNCHES

ART OF SOCCER CAMPAIGN RELAUNCHES   HOUSTON – Want to help bring the 2026 FIFA World CupTM to Houston?The Houston 2026 World Cup Bid Committee has the perfect opportunity for you. With the bid process heading down the home stretch, Houston wants to set itself...

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HOUSTON SPORTS HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2021

HOUSTON SPORTS HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2021

Jeff Bagwell, Craig Biggio, Andre Johnson, Guy V. Lewis and Bill Yeoman honored   2021 Houston Sports Awards celebrates “Diamonds in the Rough”   HOUSTON – How do you follow a mega-watt event with a backdrop filled with the glitz and glam of the Golden Era known...

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Ring Presentation and Walk of Fame Unveiling

Ring Presentation and Walk of Fame Unveiling

Ring Presentation and Walk of Fame Unveiling for Carl Lewis, Mary Lou Retton, Rudy Tomjanovich and Bob McNair HOUSTON – It will be a mid-day celebration filled with diamonds, plaques and Houston sports legends when the 2020 Houston Sports Hall of Fame inductees – Carl...

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2021 Houston Sports Awards

2021 Houston Sports Awards

2021 Houston Sports Awards A New Date, A New Theme, A New Golf Tournament “Diamonds in the Rough” HOUSTON, Texas – What do you get when you mix sports legends and the Houston Sports Awards with a golf course? Entertaining rounds of golf, an endless stream of stories,...

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