Category: Entertainment

The Great Xscape Tour: They’re Still Kickin’ It!

2 Girls Who Travel here. First off, Happy New Year! We are so ready for all that 2018 has in store for us. Now, you know we love a good concert. Thinking back to some of our favorites: Adele, Janet Jackson’s State of the World Tour, The Black Heritage Festival with Eric Benet and the McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration with

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2 Girls Who Travel Attend Inspiration Celebration Holiday Experience by McDonald’s

It was a night to remember. Some of the world’s greatest gospel artists graced the stage at The Church Without Walls Dec. 14 as part of the 2017 McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration Holiday Experience. On the tour’s stop in Houston, every seat was filled as the legendary Kirk Franklin, Clark Sisters, Brian Courtney Wilson, Jekalyn Carr

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2 Girls Who Travel Get an Exclusive Screening of the Marshall Movie

Prior to its Oct. 13 release, we were able to see an advanced screening of the new movie Marshall, which tells the story of a young Thurgood Marshall – before he was appointed the first African-American Supreme Court Justice. Marshall depicts a young attorney for the NAACP who has been sent to Connecticut to defend

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2 Girls Who Travel Hit Up the International Bacon Fest

So the International Bacon Fest (aka Bacon iFest) was this weekend and like the name suggests, all things pork were on the menu. The event, held in downtown Houston, had stuff for the entire family including a watermelon-eating contest for the kids and adult beverages for the grown folks! Live bands performed on the stage

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2 Girls Who Travel Attend the Black Heritage Festival in Houston

It’s that time of year again … we were happy to attend the Houston Black Heritage Music & Arts Festival last year and super excited to be joining as media again this year! True to its name, the third annual event celebrated black heritage and included musical acts – local and national – vendors, black

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Janet Jackson State of the World Tour Stops in Houston

Kim here – half of 2 Girls Who Travel. I had the chance to see one of my favorite artists in concert – Janet Jackson at her State of the World Tour. The last time I saw Janet was at Essence Festival in 2010. So when a friend said they had an extra ticket to

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2 Girls Who Travel at the Movies: “Girls Trip” Rakes in $30.4M Opening Weekend

Kim here – half of 2 Girls Who Travel. This weekend I spent some quality time with my Love.Work.Repeat. family for a Girls Night Out at the Movies. And what better movie to gather all the ladies at than the much anticipated “Girls Trip?” “Girls Trip” raked in a whopping $30.4 million; the biggest opening

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2 Girls Who Travel Attend Cirque du Soleil “Kurios”

Cirque du Soleil has brought its high-flying, jaw dropping, lively show Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities to Houston and we were invited to attend opening night! The show took place under the blue and yellow Big Top at Sam Houston Race Park. It was really a first-class event. Even the porta potties were clean and

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2 Girls Who Travel Visit The Windy City

We’re less than a week back from our trip to Chicago and look forward to reminiscing for purposes of writing this blog! Chicago is one of those cities you can visit time and time again and do something different each visit. We had both been, but not collectively as 2 Girls Who Travel … and

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2 Girls Who Travel Attend “Syncing Ink” at Alley Theatre

It’s true! 2 Girls Who Travel definitely love to travel. We also love to find great restaurants – hidden gems – here in Houston and around the country. But our other love is cultural arts – museums, music and theater. We have spent many, many hours emerged in cultural art finds. We recently attended the

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