Annual Performing Arts Programs

The Pavilion is the Summer Home of the Houston Symphony, Home Away from Home of the Houston Ballet and a presenting venue for the Houston Grand Opera and Texas Music Festival Orchestra. From spooky Halloween celebrations to imaginative children's shows, The Pavilion's performing arts events aim to thrill, educate, and provide a safe space for enjoyment of the arts.



Star-Spangled Salute

The Houston Symphony performs patriotic tunes and finishes the night with booming cannons from atop the hill. A fan favorite in The Woodlands, The Star-Spangled Salute is a can't-miss Fourth of July Tradition.

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Texas Music Festival

The University of Houston Moores School of Music holds an intensive orchestral training program every summer that allows students from across the globe to study and rehearse under the guidance of internationally renowned artists, teachers and conductors.

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Hocus Pocus Pops

Each October, the Houston Symphony performs a selection of spooky songs at Hocus Pocus Pops. Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and participate in a parade across The Pavilion stage. It's a spooktacular Halloween tradition!

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Children's Festival

Each year The Pavilion is transformed into a giant playground for the annual Children’s Festival to help awaken the creative minds of children and promote awareness of the performing and visual arts to a young audience.

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Holly Jolly Jingle

Holly Jolly Jingle provides an opportunity for student performers to play holiday favorites on The Pavilion’s stage and in the plazas. Musicians from Conroe ISD schools and Sam Houston State University come together to entertain the community and get into the holiday spirit at this annual event.

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Performing Arts Season Generously Sponsored By

Sponsors | Live Nation Sponsors / Huntsman Sponsors | The Howard Hughes Company Sponsors | Lexus Sponsors | Texas Children's Hospital Sponsors | The Wortham Foundation Sponsors | Woodlands Township Sponsors | Pavilion Partners Sponsors | Woodforest Naitonal Bank Sponsors | Woodforest Naitonal Bank

Live Nation Venue Sponsors

Sponsors | Live Nation Sponsors / Huntsman Sponsors | Pepsi Sponsors | Woodforest Naitonal Bank Sponsors | Xfinity Sponsors | Lexus Sponsors | Jack Daniels Sponsors | Citi Sponsors | Bud Light