November 17, 2018 – Sister Cities International Annual Conference 2019 – Kick-Off Reception and Fall Concert

Each year, the founding organization, Sister Cities International, selects a new host city for the prestigious Annual Conference, which highlights Sister Cities’ mission. Houston has been selected to host the 2019 Sister Cities International Annual Conference. In preparation for this opportunity, join us as a sponsor and attendee on November 17, 2018 at Midtown Arts & Theater Center Houston (MATCH). Our celebration will include Sister Cities of Houston’s Fall Concert and SCI Annual Conference VIP Kick-off Reception, where we will celebrate how arts and culture has empowered us to communicate across communities. Sponsors of this event can receive access to and recognition during next year’s Annual Conference. See flyer for more information.

2019 Sister Cities International Annual Young Artists Showcase – Theme: Global Citizens: Resilient Communities

For entry and submission guidelines, please see the below documents:



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    All day

    For more details, please click the below link:

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    A White House statement released on February 7, 2018 highlighted Second Lady Karen Pence’s meeting and cultural presentation to the Youth Ambassador Exchange, a program through the Houston-Chiba Sister City relationship.

    Mrs. Pence was quoted as saying “The Houston, Texas-Chiba Sister City relationship is a 45-year relationship, bringing together cities and people to experience each other’s culture”.

    The full release can be found here:

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    February 10, 2018, Mayor Jung Leads Buergerreise from Leipzig.

    More details to be announced.

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    6:00 pm-8:00 pm

    Join Houston-Leipzig in giving a farewell evening for the Leipziger on Friday, February 16, 2018, at Chef Soren Pedersen’s Kitchen, 2314 Dunlavy St., Houston, TX 77006, from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. The cost for all Houstonians is $20 per person, food and beverages included. Valet parking will be provided. Please RSVP by Sunday, February 11 to the following email:

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    6:30 pm-8:30 pm

    The Houston Taipei cordially invites you to our 2018 Lunar New Year Banquet and Fundraiser for the Houston-Taipei Friendship Pavilion Maintenance Fund, a Partnership with the Hermann Park Conservancy.

    Date: Thursday, February 22nd

    Time: 6:30 PM

    Location: YAO Restaurant & Bar, 9755 Westheimer Road, Houston, Texas 77042

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    Tickets may be purchased through Saturday, February 3, 2018.

    Please join us for a Stellar Celebration with Raffles and Games and a Fantastic Feast!
    Friends and family welcome!