2016 Via Colori Activities

Interactive Performances

Entertainment in Motion

Check out the high energy dance performances by KIPP Houston High School’s Dance Companies on Hermann Park Plaza:

Saturday         1:00 & 2:00 p.m.

Sunday           12:30 & 1:30 p.m.


Festival-Wide Activities for All Ages

Listen Now, Hear Later Experience sponsored by Cameron

Learn about your ears and hearing loss prevention with games and CHS staff!


LINN Energy Chalk Games

Chalk isn’t just for art…attendees of all ages will enjoy hop-scotch, four-square, and tic-tac-throw.   And snap a photo with your friends inside one of our original chalk scenes – Mary Poppins has nothing on us!



Delight your taste buds and keep your body happy with a sample of KIND Healthy Snack bars.  You will also learn about KIND Causes and have unique opportunities throughout the festival to practice KINDness. It's convienently located near the food trucks and you can even get a beverage from the Craft Beer Garden.


VIP Lounge presented by Kroger 

Visit this exclusive lounge with six (6) interactive mini-events throughout the weekend. Click here to purchase tickets and remember, 100% of your ticket purchase goes directly to The Center for Hearing and Speech, the beneficiary of the Houston Via Colori festival.


Featured Artists

Presenting our FIVE featured artists to represent our FIVE world regions!



   Kenneth Pierson


   Camilo Gonzalez


   Team RussKell


   Margarita Botello


   Shuji Nishimura




Ernst and Young Photography Center

Participate in our on-site photo contest…a lucky photographer will win each hour of the festival! There will also be an awesome backdrop for our photobooth presented by Blome's Papery!


Other Booths and Activities by

    • Air 1
    • Boom 92
    • Houstonia
    • La Subasta
    • MED-EL
    • Yelp


Family Activities

Children Coloring with Chalk


Your child can create their very own 2’X 2’ masterpiece! For a $10 donation, your child receives a bag of chalk to create his or her own street painting. All donations benefit CHS


Kids Corner

Clowns and balloon animals, face-painting and tattoos…what’s not to like.  Balloon twisting will take place from 2 - 4:30 on Saturday and Sunday.


Jeffries Carnival Games

Have fun with a variety of carnival games and take home a prize!

Top Golf, Houston Public Library, and more!


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The Center for Hearing and Speech

3636 West Dallas
Houston, TX 77019
P 713-523-3633
F 713-523-8399