One of America's great stadiums is the home of Rice Owls Football.
Rice Stadium has proved to be the master of time. It is still recognized as the best stadium in which to watch a football game in Texas. The stadium seats 70,000 fans, a tribute to a university with only 2,600 undergraduate students.
Sam Houston Race Park, located in northwest Houston, opened as the first Class 1 racetrack in Texas on April 24, 1994. The Houston racetrack hosts two live race meets annually; Thoroughbred racing October through April and American Quarter Horses from June through September. In addition, Sam Houston Race Park offers a comprehensive simulcasting program 364 days each year in its grandstand and P...
Chicago Fire - Toyota Park
Columbus Crew - Columbus Crew Stadium
D.C. United - RFK Stadium
Kansas City Wizards - Arrowhead Stadium
New England Revolution - Gillette Stadium
Red Bull New York - Giants Stadium
Toronto FC - BMO Field
Ellington Field (EFD) is a joint use civil/military airport. Acquired by the City of Houston in 1984, Ellington now supports the operations of the United States military, NASA, Continental Express, United Parcel Service and general aviation. The airport is home to the largest flying club in Texas and is the site of the annual Wings Over Houston Airshow.
The airport was renamed George Bush Intercontinental Airport Houston in 1997, in honour of Former President George Bush. President Bush is a long time resident of Houston and was present at the airport's opening in 1969 when he was a Member of Congress representing the Houston area.
Wonderful shopping is available all over Houston, but the shopping experience at THE GALLERIA is the definitive place to go for designer shops, unusual gifts, wonderful imports or just plain fun. Boasting almost 300 stores, it is certain to offer exactly what you need.