GreenStreet Rings in the New Year with Special Tenant Offerings, Live Concerts and More!

HOUSTON, TEXAS (December 18, 2013) – The holidays are in full swing but before we bid adieu to 2013, GreenStreet is planning an array of New Year’s Eve festivities that will have everyone feeling like a rock star! From a carousel of concerts at the House of Blues to a decadent masquerade party at III Forks, downtown party revelers will find no shortage of fun this holiday season!   

Everyone knows a party just isn’t the same without a little music and at the House of Blues New Year’s Eve Bash, hipsters will get their chance to get their party started right! Whether you’re feeling a little country or needing a little more rock and roll, this popular downtown music venue has you covered! Featured performances include Woodlands native Hayes Carll with guests JD McPherson and Mike and the Moonpies; the ultimate tropical dance party hosted by Fat Tony y La Comadre Mel, an 80’s theme celebration with Thunderpants as well as an evening full of dancing with DJ Charlee Brown. With essentially four of downtown Houston’s largest parties all convening under one roof, you won’t want to celebrate anywhere else! Single tickets range from $10 - $45 (plus applicable fees).  All-inclusive packages range from $200 - $400 per ticket (exclusive of fees). The Music Hall is open to guests of all ages while the events in the Bronze Peacock Room, Crossroads and Foundation Room are open to guests ages 21 and up. Door and show times vary. Tickets for all shows and packages are on sale now and are available at the House of Blues Box Office, Company Store, by calling 800.745.3000 and online at www.HouseOfBlues.com and www.Ticketmaster.com.

Looking for a touch of decadence and sophistication this New Year’s Eve? Book a reservation at III Forks where you’ll not only enjoy one of the finest steaks in town, but also ring in the New Year in style as the iconic restaurant presents its Masquerade Party on Tuesday, December 31 from 10 p.m. – 1 a.m. Slip on that mysterious party mask and dine on a custom menu made exclusively for the evening’s celebrations. Sparkly party favors and live music help complement the atmosphere throughout the night! For a complete look at III Forks’ menu and offerings, visit www.iiiforks.com.

Another downtown hotspot brimming with music and fun is Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar featuring some of the region’s most talented pianists and musicians! The fun begins at 7 p.m. on December 31 with four of your favorite piano players taking center stage and battling it out all night long. Reservations are recommended as this event sells out every year. Party favors, light hors d'oeuvres and a bottle of champagne are included for all table reservations. For more information or to book a reservation, call 713.337.7383 or visit www.petesduelingpianobar.com.  

And for those looking to just kick back and enjoy some time away from the crowded hotels and holiday traffic, Lucky Strike is offering a convenient and cost-conscious New Year’s Eve package. You and a crew of eight to ten can enjoy one hour of bowling and shoe rentals plus a loaded appetizer platter and bottle of champagne for $300. To learn more about party specials and other Lucky Strike Bowling events, call 713-343-3300.

Need a little oomph to your New Year’s Eve outfit? Don’t forget to stop some of GreenStreet’s favorite retailers, including Forever21 and BCBGMAXAZRIA where you’ll find sparkly clutches, gorgeous cocktail frocks and more!

GreenStreet is located at 1201 Fannin and spans four city blocks. To visit, hop on the free Greenlink bus and exit at Dallas and San Jacinto, take Metro Rail to Main Street Square Metro Station or enjoy a quick walk from many of the nearby landmarks. Visitors also can safely access the complex from the parking garage on Clay between Main and Fannin via a Sky Bridge.

For more information on events and special offerings at GreenStreet, please contact Jennie Bui-McCoy at jennie@elmorepr.com or 713-524-0661.

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About GreenStreet

GreenStreet (formerly known as Houston Pavilions) is currently in the midst of an exciting revitalization. Conveniently located, with easy access to Discovery Green and its neighboring attractions, the mixed-use 570,000 square foot property is located in the heart of downtown Houston and features three-city blocks of premier shopping, dining and entertainment destinations. Current tenants include III Forks, McCormick & Schmick’s, Forever 21, House of Blues and Lucky Strike. GreenStreet’s Class-A office space also houses NRG’s regional headquarters, one of the nation’s largest energy providers, as well as Comcast SportsNet Houston, television home of the Houston Astros, Houston Rockets and Houston Dynamo. Midway, in conjunction with Canyon-Johnson Urban Funds, is redeveloping GreenStreet to include the addition of several new tenants, the creation of an urban linear park with dynamic green space for guests to enjoy, and monthly onsite event programming.  For more information about GreenStreet please visit greenstreetdowntown.com.