|Oct 5, 2023 (UTC-6)|
2310 Elgin Street, Houston, TX 77004
Experience the extraordinary at the Houston History Makers Awards Reception, a commemorative event celebrating the 130th anniversary of the Houston Informer Foundation. Hosted by the Houston Informer Foundation, Inc., this prestigious reception will be held on Thursday, October 5, 2023, at the historic Eldorado Ballroom, located at 2310 Elgin St, Houston, TX 77004. Esteemed figures such as the Honorable Zinetta Burney and Bishop James Dixon will serve as event chairs, guaranteeing an exceptional evening. Indulge in cocktails and savor the exquisite flavors of Southern Creole Cuisine expertly prepared by Chef Yo. Prepare to be inspired by the presence of legendary history makers, who will be honored during the Awards Program. This event celebrates 130 years of Black Newspaper Publishers, recognizing their remarkable contributions that have been the backbone of Houston's greatness. We urge you to secure your tickets early, as this remarkable event is expected to sell out quickly. Conclude your day by immersing yourself in a captivating musical tribute presented by the renowned Count Basie Orchestra and Friends. As you navigate through our rich archives, featuring stories and photographs from the Houston Informer and Texas Freeman, you will gain a deep appreciation for Houston's historical legacy. Join us as we pay tribute to the luminaries who have shaped the course of our city's history.