The Lyons Avenue Renaissance is a 25 – block endeavor driven by the Fifth Ward CRC and the 5th Ward Cultural Arts District. Dedicated to the collaborative fostering of holistic community development FWCRC provides support for real estate development, home ownership promotion and preservation, community and supportive services, and arts & culture programming. Fifth Ward CRC staff and community partners work collaboratively to build and preserve an inclusive 5th Ward Community by developing places and opportunities for people to LIVE, WORK and PLAY!
The festival celebrates the history, art, culture, and current revitalization of Houston's 5th Ward. The festival attracts thousands of residents and visitors every year and includes musical performances, a helicopter egg drop, face painting, among other family-friendly activities.
Saturday, April 09, 2022 * 12pm – 5pm
LOCATION: 3800-4000 Lyons Avenue, between Gregg and Benson Street
Now in its ninth year, the Lyons Avenue Renaissance Festival remains FREE to the community and continues to celebrate the history, art, culture, and current revitalization of Houston's 5th Ward. Using the allure of music, dance and other art forms to engage the community, this annual celebration showcases positive changes in the area and new developments that are taking place. The Festival features Houston’s only egg drop by helicopter!
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT STAGES
Fifth Ward JAM and the LAR Stage, featuring zydeco, blues, gospel, jazz, R&B, Soul and hip hop performances
Live artists & muralists,
100+ Vendors and Food Trucks
Non-profit Service Providers
VIP Artist Lounge/Beer Garden
Custom Car Meet-up
Raffles and Giveaways!
Urban Helicopter Drop,
2022 Artist include:
Kam Franklin, Lead Singer- The Suffers
CTS Band-Queen of Tejano & Latin Tribute
Blaze X Black
Houston's favorite Gospel artists,