Tired of the Same Old Jack O’Lantern? Try these Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

Tired of the Same Old Jack O’Lantern? Try these Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

One of the things we love most about autumn is Houston, is the transformation the Phoenician undergoes as residents decorate their homes for the season. Of course, pumpkins abound this time of year, but this year leave the traditional Jack O'Lantern behind. The home decorating experts at The Nest have a plethora of unique pumpkin decorating ideas for the … [Read more...]

MECA Houston Presents: Dia De Los Muertos

MECA Houston Presents: Dia De Los Muertos

We love connecting our residents with unique ways to spend a day out on the town. During Halloween weekend, ditch the traditional trick-or-treating for the Dia de los Muertos Houston, TX festival. Presented by the Multicultural Education and Counseling Through the Arts (MECA), the Dia de los Muertos festival honors the dead and celebrates the future of … [Read more...]

Time for a Road Trip! Rock Out at the Austin City Limits Music Festival

Time for a Road Trip! Rock Out at the Austin City Limits Music Festival

Austin is just a short two-and-a-half hour drive away from Houston and has many different attractions that are well worth making a road trip to see. One of the best known events in Texas' capital city is the Austin City Limits Music Festival, hosted each October in the city's 46-acre Zilker Park. Known to locals and yearly visitors as the ACL Festival, … [Read more...]

Lauren Bush to attend the Society for the Performing Arts’ 18th Annual Luncheon

Lauren Bush to attend the Society for the Performing Arts’ 18th Annual Luncheon

Here at the Phoenician Apartments, we are always on the lookout for ways to give a back to Houston's less fortunate. This fall, rub elbows with some of Houston's elite at the Society for the Performing Arts' 18th Annual Luncheon while making a difference. Each year, the SPA Luncheon helps raise funds for Beyond the Spotlight. This outreach program aims to … [Read more...]

Have Fun at Your Favorite Houston Attractions

Have Fun at Your Favorite Houston Attractions

Houston is one of the most vibrant cities in the country when it comes to bars, restaurants, and local attractions. If you're looking for reasons to get out of your Houston apartment, here are some great places to check out to keep you busy and having fun. Catch a baseball game: The Houston Astros play in one of the most beautiful ballparks in the … [Read more...]

Want to Bring Home a New Puppy? Don’t Worry Phoenician Apartments is Pet Friendly!

Want to Bring Home a New Puppy- Don't Worry Phoenician Apartments is Pet Friendly!

It's said that dogs are man's best friend, and it's hard to disagree. Dogs can instantly bring joy to your day, no matter what kind of mood you are in. Our Houston apartments are pet friendly, so you bring a new buddy home. The pet policy allows for up to two pets per apartment with a one time fee of $250, as well as a $250 deposit per pet. An additional $15 … [Read more...]

Rock Out in Houston at Cactus Music

Rock Out in Houston at Cactus Music

For everyone in our community that loves music, check out Cactus Music, located close by us at 2110 Portsmouth. Places to shop in Houston for music do not get any better than this. Some of the best rock music being offered today is on sale here, including a wide variety of local acts. Along with selling great music, they have an ongoing commitment to … [Read more...]

Enjoy a Great Brew and a Free Glass at Saint Arnold Brewing Company

Enjoy a Great Brew and a Free Glass at Saint Arnold Brewing Company

We are living in a golden age for fans of good beer. Not much more than a decade ago, the closest you could get to “good beer” in many parts of the country was a mass-market import. These days, a wealth of craft beer is widely available, especially for residents of our Phoenician apartment community, which is in close proximity to numerous purveyors of … [Read more...]

A New Trend We Hope Never Goes Away: Food Trucks

A New Trend We Hope Never Goes Away: Food Trucks

There has never been a shortage of great places to eat in Houston, but the city's food scene is changing. Buying food from a truck used to be basically limited to ice cream and tacos. Not anymore. Gourmet kitchens on wheels are popping up everywhere on a regular basis and serving an endless array of options. Whether you are craving a good old-fashioned … [Read more...]

Why Settle On Just One Restaurant for Dinner?

Why Settle On Just One Restaurant for Dinner?

When you do not know which restaurant in Houston you want to visit, why not try a food tour? Houston Culinary Tours offer a variety of food tours of places to eat in Houston while you discover the rich history and culture of this city. They offer fun Walking Food Tours, tours from chefs, and where they eat and Private Tours. One of the walking food tours … [Read more...]