The 2nd Annual Houston Egyptian Festival is happening at Discovery Green on Saturday, October 28th from 11 AM to 9 PM.
The fest showcases Houston’s the rich culture of the city’s Egyptian community while giving back a percentage of festival proceeds to non-profit organizations. Celebrate more than 8,000 years of traditions and enjoy great Egyptian food from traditional dishes to Middle Eastern and African-influenced food.
The activity lineup includes a variety of fun activities like: ancient Egyptian history lessons, belly dancing, camel rides, henna painting/art, as well as live music from various artists including Tamer Hosny, one of Egypt’s most celebrated musicians. Hosny has collaborated with artists like Snoop Dog, Akon and Pitbull.
- Location: Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney Street, Houston, TX 77010
- Event Tickets – $10 per person. Children under 12 are admitted free.