KPFT will be at the Art Car Parade

Allen Parkway Houston

KPFT will have an announcers booth at the 2022 Art Car Parade. We'll be at Sam Houston Park in front of the bleachers. Our announcer this year will be Nuri Nuri of Blues Brunch.

A Night for Guy

Dunstan Recital Hall 6100 Main Street, Houston

Since Guy Clark passed away, a group of artists have gathered every year (minus a couple of years for the pandemic) to sing their favorite Guy Clark songs and raise money for great causes. This year, event organizers are generously donating net proceeds to KPFT Houston. Part musical showcase, part intimate vigil, A Night for […]

$60

Larry Winters Celebration of Life

Continental Club 3700 S Main St, Houston, TX

“Your Friend and Mine” -a Celebration of Larry Winters, long-time KPFT radio host, producer of "Spare Change” every Saturday afternoon for decades. Larry moved on to a higher frequency late last year and we are gathering the family to celebrate his life and some of his favorite music performed by a few of his favorite […]

One Love Music Festival

Discovery Green 1500 McKinney Street, Houston, TX

The One Love Music Festival will feature live music with an array of performances and various genres, to include: Country & Western; Zydeco; R&B; spoken word poets; special guests/ hosts; and a special tribute to our amazing U.S. Military. The event will be held on June 12th, 2022, from 12pm to 6pm, at Discovery Green, […]

Free

Emancipation Celebration 2022 in Galveston

Grand Opera House 2020 Postoffice Street, Galveston, TX

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

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

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

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 […]

$10

A Day for Guy at the Continental Club benefitting KPFT

Continental Club 3700 S Main St, Houston, TX

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 […]

$10

Sweet Mama Cotton at 14 Pews

14 Pews 800 Aurora St, Houston

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 […]

$60