Celebrate 713 Day With These Houston Activities and Gift Ideas

Celebrate 713 Day With These Houston Activities and Gift Ideas

As proud Houstonians, we are excited to celebrate 713 Day.

Every July 13th, 713 Day is a tribute to the vibrant city of Houston, its rich culture, and the spirit of community that defines us. Whether you're a native Houstonian or have come to love this city like we do, 713 Day is a time to rejoice in everything that makes Houston unique.

Did you know? The significance of "713" comes from Houston's original area code. This day is often used by local businesses and communities to celebrate Houston's diversity and identity.


How Do Houstonians Celebrate 713 Day?

This month, we asked members of The Houstonian Club what their favorite Houston activities are, and we created a guide on things you can do to celebrate 713 Day today.

Explore Houston's Parks and Trails: Take advantage of Houston's parks and green spaces. Visit places like Memorial Park, Hermann Park, or Buffalo Bayou Park for a leisurely walk, bike ride, or picnic.

Visit Local Art Galleries: Explore the local art scene by visiting galleries such as the Menil Collection or Sawyer Yards. You can discover contemporary art, exhibitions, and sometimes even meet local artists.

Take a Culinary Tour of Houston's Neighborhoods: Explore the diverse culinary offerings of Houston by taking a tour through neighborhoods like Chinatown (Asiatown), Hillcroft, or the East End. Sample authentic dishes from different cultures and learn about their culinary traditions.

Attend a Local Music Venue: Check out a live music performance at a smaller, local venue like White Oak Music Hall or the Bayou Music Hall. Houston has a variety of music genres to explore.

Take a Historic Neighborhood Tour: Explore Houston's historic neighborhoods like Montrose, The Heights, or Old Sixth Ward. Walk around, admire the architecture, visit local shops, and learn about the area's history.


Gifts to Celebrate 713 Day

Who in your life celebrates Houston the most? Enjoy this guide of unique Houston gifts, sold online at Shop Houstonian with same-day pickup at The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa.

Houstonian Signature Candle: This candle brings the comforting scents of Houston into any home, evoking nostalgia and warmth.

Houston Cooks Cook Book: Celebrate Houston's diverse culinary scene, offering a taste of the city's rich food culture through delightful recipes.

Teddy Bear with Houstonian Sweater:  A wonderful gift for 713 Day as it combines cuddly charm with local pride, embodying the spirit of Houston in a cute and memorable way.

Crystal Houstonian Logo Hat: Blends elegance with hometown pride, showcasing the iconic Houstonian logo in a stylish and meaningful accessory.

Texas Cocktails Book: Recipes that capture the spirited essence of Texas, perfect for celebrating with a toast to Houston's vibrant community.

For a full list of Houston gifts, we would love to invite you to visit the Houston collection.

What's the best Houston-related product you've seen? Share this guide and let us know how you celebrated 713 Day this year.