Welcome to EnergyFest 2014
The Energy Corridor's annual spring community festival is back for the 2nd annual event! EnergyFest 2014: Rock The Corridor! promises to be more action-packed, centralized, and pulsating with higher energy than last year's inaugural event! Join The Energy Corridor for a fun filled afternoon with free entertainment, a rock climbing wall, bounce house, and experience some of the best food from in and around West Houston's best community to live, work, and lead an active lifestyle!
Whether you and your family choose to soak up the sun with a day spent listening to the live bands, or your friends want to hear the rock music from the Watson's @ EnergyFest beer garden exhibit, this festival is one you can't miss!
EnergyFest 2014 Emcees:
We're excited to welcome these two fantastic emcees from KHOU 11 Morning News. They'll be sure to keep you entertained all afternoon long!
KHOU 11 Morning News
Lily is an Emmy-nominated journalist who leads the country when it comes to social media interaction with viewers. You can find Lily connecting Houston with news as it happens on KHOU 11 News This Morning.
KHOU 11 Morning News
Native Houstonian Katherine Whaley is passionate about covering stories in a city as diverse and dynamic as Houston. You can find Katherine helping drivers Beat the Traffic on KHOU 11 News This Morning.
EnergyFest 2014 Bands:
Bandara Quartet are known for delivering complex and tightly woven melodies through a canvass of original compositions and energetic arrangements, creating an exciting aural palette beyond categorization. Pop, rock, classical and contemporary jazz become something new and fresh under the artistry of the Bandara Quartet, which will open EnergyFest at noon.
Energy Corridor local favorite SNAFU delivers a world music party, attended by the songs of Stevie Ray Vaughn, Santana, The Killers, Maroon 5, Guns 'n Roses, Mana, Incubus, the Beatles, Bob Marley, ZZ Top and more. SNAFU's fun-time, musical romp will rock EnergyFest starting at 3 p.m.
With music painted by a palette of passionate vocals, singer-songwriter Kelsey Layne will hit the EnergyFest stage at 1 p.m.
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Kalila takes soul and rock influences to a unique place, with one foot planted in catchy pop. The band says it seeks to break down some of the stereotypes saddling music genres. Returning from a well-received performance at EnergyFest 2013, Kalila takes the Rock the Corridor stage at 1:30 p.m.
EnergyFest 2014 Exhibits:
Merchants' Row Presented by CITGO
All of the best businesses in and around The Energy Corridor can be seen in one straight stroll through the Parkway Village Plaza at EnergyFest 2014: Rock The Corridor! Whether you're looking for a new landscaper, an insurance provider, or a new home, we've got the best vendors all in one place!
Energy Pavilion Presented by e-Siteful
Learn about all of the great things that happen inside our West Houston community at Energy Pavilion! See one of the innovative Enterprise CarShare cars, find out exactly what The Energy Corridor does all year long, and experience the different public transit options available to you from METRO!
Kid's Arena Presented by Alliance Residential
What is a festival without a bounce house? Just another festival, that is why EnergyFest 2014 is bringing you a bounce house PLUS face painting, balloon animals, pet adoptions through BARC, AND a rock climbing wall! If you're looking for something fun for the kids to do while you're enjoying a day in The Energy Corridor, we've created the perfect arena for you!
The Energy Corridor has some pretty fantastic restaurants, and the best ones have a booth inside Concession Park. Re-fuel and Re-energrize by grabbing lunch or a quick drink from one of our food merchants in this tasty exhibit!
Watson's @ EnergyFest Beer Garden Exhibit
(Only attendees 21 & over permitted to enter)
Watson's House of Ales is known for their awesome patio environment, so it only makes sense that they bring their patio to EnergyFest 2014!
Along with comfortable seating and a friendly environment, they're also bringing some of the craft brews, and wine cocktails that makes a Watson's a destination for happy hour and weekend leisure! Have fun and enjoy it responsibly!