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Nothing beats Thanksgiving in the incredible Houston, Texas! Celebrate the day with some awesome events exclusive to our lovely hometown. Get in the spirit with a family-friendly Turkey Trot, marvel at the breathtaking sight and sounds of the Uptown Houston Holiday Lighting, and enjoy your city like never before. Here are the events taking place this year that we wouldn’t miss for the world!

Annual Houston Thanksgiving Parade:

Since 1949, the H.E.B. annual Thanksgiving Parade has delighted both young and old in a dazzling display of the finest Houston has to offer. This year’s Grand Marshall will be the Houston Rockets forward Dwight Howard. And to top it all off…Simone Biles, star of the Rio Olympics, will be there as well! So start lining up to get the greatest view in town!

Turkey Trot:

“More than 15,000 people will be at the starting line inthe Galleria area on Thanksgiving morning to support neighborhood centers. Will you be there?” Register now on the Turkey Trot’s website and bring relief, hope, and life-saving funds for you local organizations. If you’re more of a doer and less of a parade-watcher, this event is for you!

Uptown Houston Holiday Lighting:

Prepare to be amazed by the 31-year old tradition that lights up the town! The program’s chock full of activities- at 4pm Thanksgiving day, gather your family and friends for holiday music and fair food. Enjoy a Merry Holiday Stage show featuring local artists and marvel at the creative Balcony Decoration Contest! For a perfect finish to your evening, enjoy dazzling fireworks over Post Oak Boulevard.

Enjoy your holiday with the city you love this Thanksgiving! To us, Houston is more than just a place-it’s the beating heart of our business. And we’ll always be here to serve all your self-storage needs, as your neighbors, friends, and of course, fellow Houstonians!  

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