1940 Air Terminal Museum blog


Friday, March 8, 2013
Filed under: by Blair
10th Annual Houston Vintage Market and Festival
Nov 8 – Nov 9 all-day

PREVIEW PARTY Friday 11/8 7pm-11pm

“A Night In Old Hollywood”

Fashion Show Coordinated by Struts’ own Omar Lisandro and Dick Clarke

*Live Performances
*1st Dibbs Vintage Shopping
*Silent Auction ( Fantastic Experiences)
*Lite Bites
*Complimentary Drinks by Aviation Gin

Come Dressed Vintage Glam
Rhinestones, Gowns & Furs… channel your inner Starlet or Dapper Leading Man

$30 ($40 at the door) gets you in for both the preview party (Fri) and market

Tickets available here:

MARKET & FESTIVAL Saturday 11/9 11am-6pm

Deco to Disco and all eras in between!
Vintage Vendors
Vintage Planes << Ms Houston Vintage Pageant
Tiger Flight Flyby and Air Demo
*HV Royalty Arrival
Tiger Kitty Award
Queens’ Choice Vintage Car Award
Food Trucks
Vintage Fashion Show featuring YOU!
Prize for best Dressed Female & Male
Food Trucks
And More!!!

Also happening during Houston Vintage Festival week:
Tue 11/5 – Free movie screening of Some Like It Hot at Rice University Media Center
Thu 11/7 – Limited tickets available for a tour of downtown Houston on Mr. McKinney’s Houston History Bus


Space Age Christmas Trees – The Exhibit
Nov 29 2019 @ 10:00 am – Jan 5 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Houston, we have a-luminum! Come see one of the world’s most spectacular collections of aluminum Christmas trees and color wheels!

Many of the legendary Evergleam stunners will be on display. But, wait until you see the otherworldly showstoppers of AlSpecCo’s competitors! Even the fabled Cold War era “Red Star” will alight in Houston!

Lounge in the Space Age Holiday Pad with swanky Mid-Mod furniture and accessories: take your family or work holiday selfie, enjoy a glass of holiday cheer, and croon along to 60s holiday classics.

November 29th through January 3rd at the 1940 Air Terminal Museum. Located next to the William P. Hobby Airport, 8325 Travelair Street, Houston, Texas. A guided tour is available by prior arrangement.

The exhibit is available during museum open hours:

Closed Mondays
Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 1pm – 5pm

*The museum and exhibit is not open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day or New Year’s Day.