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Houston's Original Sister City Organization!

​Upcoming Events:

Spring 2018 - In the News

Hermann Park Conservancy article on the Friendship Pavilion

Learn more about the history of the Friendship Pavilion and current restoration and preservation efforts, click here for the article from the Hermann Park Conservancy - Spring 2018 edition.

J​une 7, 2018 (Thursday)
Taiwanese Chinese Immigrant Experience in Houston: Stories from the Houston Asian American Archive

Dr. Anne Chao will discuss the Taiwanese immigrant experience in Texas. Dr. Chao is the Manager of the award-winning Houston Asian American Archive, and Adjunct Lecturer in Humanities at Rice University. She will discuss the legal, social, and economic challenges facing early Taiwanese immigrants and will feature families of Houston Taipei society members. 

Pay by Credit Card:

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Pay by Check: 
Please make checks payable to "Houston Taipei Society" and mail to:
          Givens and Johnston, PLLC

          950 Echo Lane, Suite 360

          Houston, Texas 77024

Map (event will be held in Building 29, parking available in Building 26)​

June 20, 2018 (Wednesday)

TECO-Sister Cities of Houston - Night at the Astros!
In celebration of the friendship between Taiwan and the Sister Cities of Houston, the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) is organizing a night out with the Houston Astros!

More details:
-Astros vs. Tampa Bay Rays
-Date: June 20th, 7:10 pm (please arrive before 6:30 pm)
-Location: Minute Maid Park
-Ticket cost: $31/ per ticket
-Seating: Zone 107
-RSVP deadline: April 30th , 5 PM

To reserve your tickets at this special discounted price: please contact Marcy Yu by email at: Lionheart201@gmail.com and include the following:

a. Your Name

b. # of tickets

Please send checks payable to TECO and mail to:

Attn: Marcy Yu

11 Greenway Plaza Suite 2006
Houston, TX 77046

Ticket pickup:
Astros will ship tickets to the TECO office. Please bring a valid ID to the TECO office to pick up your tickets between June 13-15 9m- 4:30 pm

If you need help picking up the tickets, please contact Amy Coburn

August 31, 2018 (Friday)
Ten Drum Art Percussion Group from Taiwan

Come see the Grammy nominated award winning drum group from Taiwan

Miller Outdoor Theatre, starts at 8:00 pm.

Want to support the maintenance of the Friendship Pavilion?Donations can be made directly to the Hermann Park Conservancy through their website here:

​HPC Donation Page

For the "Donation Category", be sure to select "Friendship Pavilion" from the drop down menu.  

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Houston-Taipei Society