PA Adventures

PA Adventures

Friday, May 17 | Sunday, May 19 | Tuesday, May 21 | Wednesday, May 22

Meet our new PA meet-ups! We’ve upgraded these experiences to help really immerse yourself in H-Town. Sign up when you register!

 

Friday, May 17

PA Party Deck at Houston Astros Game

7 – 11 p.m.

$99

Maximize your AAPA 2024 experience with a Houston Astros vs. Milwaukee Brewers game at Minute Maid Park! Secure a ticket for our private Party Deck, which includes a $20 food and beverage credit. Immerse yourself in the game alongside fellow AAPA attendees and culminate the night with a dazzling firework show. This limited-capacity event is designed for both relaxation and connection, offering a unique opportunity to unwind, socialize, and enjoy America’s favorite pastime in the vibrant city of Houston. Minute Maid Park is within walking distance of the George R. Brown Convention Center and most AAPA hotels.

 

Houston Mural Walking Tour

3 – 5:30 p.m.

$15

Last fall, Big Art. Bigger Change., a mural project curated by Street Art for Mankind (SAM), unveiled nine murals in downtown Houston. Central Houston, Inc. (CHI), an organization of business leaders in the downtown area, announced the expansion of the project to include more than two dozen murals. Check out these incredible artists on a walking tour with Art Specialist Andrew! This walking tour will take off from the George R. Brown Convention Center.

 

Sunday, May 19

Pack Meals for the Hungry with Meals of Hope

7 – 9 a.m.

$15 (donation)

Stand together with your colleagues to help fight hunger everywhere. AAPA is hosting a meal packing event through Meals of Hope, an organization whose mission is to inspire and empower communities to come together to end hunger. Sign up for this PA Adventure and you’ll get to help pack meals to distribute to the less fortunate. More info about Meals of Hope: https://mealsofhope.org/about/. This event will take place at the George R. Brown Convention Center. The $15 charge for this adventure is a donation that will go directly to Meals of Hope.

 

Saint Arnold Brewing Company Tour and Tasting

3 – 5 p.m. (New time slot!)

5 – 7 p.m. – Sold Out!

$35

Saint Arnold Brewing Company, located in Houston, is Texas’ Oldest Craft Brewery. Their goal is to brew world class beers and deliver them to customers as fresh as possible! Their small crew does everything at the brewery: brew the beer, keg the beer, bottle the beer, sell the beer, and drink the beer. They brew several different beers; some year around, some seasonal, some for special release, and a few single-batch brews. A guided tour happens every hour on the hour and your tour will include two drink tickets for after the tour. A brew master will speak with the tour group to go over anything and everything you want to know. Transportation to and from the brewery is included.

 

Tuesday, May 21

VIP Visit to the NASA Space Center Houston

Sold Out! We’ve added another time slot on Wednesday, May 22 – see below!

7:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

$99

Embark on an exclusive journey through the wonders of space with our NASA VIP Tour at Space Center Houston. Join a select group of 10 guests for an immersive experience led by expert guides, offering unprecedented access to behind-the-scenes areas, astronaut training facilities, and iconic mission control centers. Delve into the rich history of space exploration, witness cutting-edge technology, and engage in interactive exhibits that showcase the extraordinary achievements of NASA. We provide bus transportation to the Space Center and back!

 

Astroville Downtown Houston Food Tour

5 – 8 p.m.

$35

Foodies wanted! Come enjoy diverse plates in the heart of Downtown Houston at some of the city’s most famous restaurants. This tour will begin at the Historic Market Square Park (outside Niko Niko’s) where you will learn about Houston’s rich history, beautiful architecture, and diversity of cultures. The tour consists of three local favorite restaurants where you will try 8-9 delicious food samplings including authentic Mexico City cuisine, traditional Asian novelties, Italian-American, and gourmet dessert. This walking tour will take off from the George R. Brown Convention Center.

 

Houston Historical Tour with Ghost Stories

6 – 9 p.m.

$15

Start off at Market Street Square and hear of the tales of the beginning of Houston after the Texas Revolution. Stroll historical Buffalo Bayou and learn of the Allen Brothers, the founders of Houston, and the city’s quest to be a regional transportation and commercial hub. And of course, hear all the ghost stories of some of the oldest buildings in town. This walking tour will take off from the George R. Brown Convention Center.

 

Wednesday, May 22

VIP Visit to the NASA Space Center Houston

7:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

$99

Embark on an exclusive journey through the wonders of space with our NASA VIP Tour at Space Center Houston. Join a select group of 10 guests for an immersive experience led by expert guides, offering unprecedented access to behind-the-scenes areas, astronaut training facilities, and iconic mission control centers. Delve into the rich history of space exploration, witness cutting-edge technology, and engage in interactive exhibits that showcase the extraordinary achievements of NASA. We provide bus transportation to the Space Center and back!