Emancipation Celebration 2022 in Galveston

Grand Opera House 2020 Postoffice Street, Galveston, TX, United States

EMANCIPATION CELEBRATION: The NIA Cultural Center to Celebrate Juneteenth through Gospel GALVESTON, Texas (May 31, 2022) – Join the Nia Cultural Center on June 17 for the Emancipation Celebration at the Grand Opera House located at 2020 Postoffice Street. The event will honor pioneers on the national and local level who have made their mark […]

KPFT’s Juneteenth Collective will feature scholar/activist Dr. Gerald Horne + Mollie Taylor Stevenson (JUNE 20 / 2-4 PM CT) and KPFT’s 1984 Classic Juneteenth Blues Fest w/Milt Larkin + Clifton Chenier

JOIN US FOR THIS SPECIAL JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION SHOW MONDAY JUNE 20 FROM 2-4PM Listen live 90.1 FM On demand @ www.kpft.org SPECIAL PLEDGE OFFER TODAY ONLY!  Call 713- 526- 5738 or donate at KPFT.ORG $60 One hour digital copy of 1995 Juneteenth Live Program @ Miller Theatre $100 SIGNED COPY of Dr. Horne's new book  (limited copies available): "The Counter […]

KPFT Town Hall Meeting

McGovern Stella Link Library 7405 Stella Link, Houston, United States

KPFT has a new home, at 4504 Caroline St. Share your ideas with us about KPFT's future at a Town Hall Meeting where we discuss listeners' wants, needs, and concerns. The Town Hall Meeting takes place on Saturday, July 9 from 12 noon to 3:00 pm at the McGovern-Stella Link Library, 7405 Stella Link. Attendance […]

1st Annual Watermelon Dance and Summer Social at Cottonwood Houston

Cottonwood Houston 3422 N Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX, United States

Join KFPT Houston at Cottonwood Houston for their1st Annual WATERMELON DANCE & Summer Social on Saturday, July 23rd! FREE WATERMELON LIVE MUSIC BEST DRESSED CROWNING LOCAL VENDORS FACE PAINTING ICE CREAM & MORE Doors open at noon - $10 for Adults & $2 for kids ages 5-18.

Roktoberfest at Cottonwood

Cottonwood Houston 3422 N Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX, United States

Oktoberfest but make it Rock n' Roll Cottonwood is celebrating it's 10 YEAR Anniversary with a ROKTOBER fest on October 22nd & 23rd and its benefitting KPFT! with some partying German-style with a 2-day festival of beer, live music, eating contest & vendors. Pull out your dirndl & lederhosen - there will be prizes for […]


A Day for Guy at the Continental Club benefitting KPFT

Continental Club 3700 S Main St, Houston, TX, United States

The first annual "A Day for Guy" will celebrate songs the legendary Guy Clark wrote and his favorites he didn’t write on what would have been his 81st birthday, Sunday, November 6, 2022, from 2 to 6 p.m., in the Continental Club’s backyard in Houston. Produced by Bojangles Music School and the same team behind […]


Sweet Mama Cotton at 14 Pews

14 Pews 800 Aurora St, Houston, United States

Sweet Mama Cotton – her name evokes the style described by her motto: “New Texas Blues with respect for tradition.” Though she grew up and started her musical career in the north and northwest (North Dakota, Michigan, Oregon), she is a naturalized Houstonian by now, and the Texas blues tradition is very evident in her […]


Paper Moonshiners at 14 Pews in Fundraiser for KPFT

14 Pews 800 Aurora St, Houston, United States

Come for a speakeasy evening at 14 Pews on April 23 for an evening with Paper Moonshiners This event is a fundraiser for KPFT. Here's a bit about what they do: Paper Moon Shiners are an Austin, Tx duo who specialize in vintage songs and originals inspired by American music from the early twentieth century. […]


A Night for Guy at Rockefeller Hall (proceeds benefit KPFT)

Rockefeller Hall 3620 Washington Ave, Houston, TX, United States

On May 17, come to Rockefeller Hall  to enjoy a celebration of the life and music of Guy Clark -- performers include Verlon Thompson, Shawn Camp, Matt Harlan, Mighty Orq, Libby Koch, John Egan, Nick Gaitan, Jimmi Pizzitola, Sergio Trevino & more special guests. Reserved seat tickets at the KPFT balcony VIP table and a […]


Grant Peeples at Anderson Fair in a Benefit for KPFT

Anderson Fair 2007 Grant St, Houston, TX, United States

Join KPFT at Anderson Fair on June 2 for a benefit concert by Grant Peeples. Peeples is known for songs that cut thru today's social and political fog, great humor, and moving ballads. June 2nd he'll be performing in a benefit for Houston's Community Media, KPFT 90.1 FM. Come and enjoy the show and support […]


Watermelon Dance & Summer Social 2023

Cottonwood Houston 3422 N Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX, United States

Come to Cottonwood Houston (3422 N. Shepherd Drive, Houston, TX 77018) for this year's Watermelon Dance and Summer Social on Saturday, July 22, 2023. Doors open at 4 pm). This event is a benefit for KPFT 90.1FM. Music provided by Up On A Quasar, The Hightailers, Dodging Lions, Wendy Elizabeth Jones, Hellina Bucket (5 pm-2 […]