Submit an Event


Thank you for your support of Our Houston. This is a platform developed to be an educational resource, calendar and database for stronger communication and collaboration within the African-American community. The events calendar features a consolidated listing of public-oriented events and dates of interest to Black community members throughout Houston.

To submit an event for consideration, complete the online form. For more information email Approved events are posted to the calendar within 1 week after receipt.

Acceptable submissions include events open to the public, must serve the African-American community and must promote one of the following areas of focus:

  • Arts + Entertainment
  • Education
  • Economic Empowerment
  • Faith Based Programs and Institutions
  • Health + Wellness Awareness
  • Historic Monuments
  • Non-profit Organizations
  • Professional Organizations
  • Youth Development

Events that can be promoted:

  • Annual events
  • Public lectures + town hall meetings
  • Galas
  • Conferences
  • Forums
  • Fundraising events
  • Networking focused social events

Events that cannot be promoted:

  • Any event in conflict with Our Houston policy or that advocates or promotes illegal activities
  • Personal or private events
  • Membership or chapter meetings
  • Promotional business efforts or for profit events
  • Politically focused events