The city is known for its nightlife, entertainment, and food. Classic Houston food is Tex-Mex and barbecue. Rooftop bars and restaurants are popular and there is all types of music played nightly.
Houston has a bit of a college-life atmosphere to it because of the three universities located there including Rice University, the University of Houston, and Texas Southern University. The universities provide both an educated and skilled workforce for all the industries and businesses in the area.
The city has a dynamic arts and culture scene with the Museum District home to 19 museums. These include the Houston Museum of Natural Science, the Museum of Fine Arts, and the Children’s Museum of Houston. The city also has the Houston Ballet, the Houston Grand Opera, and the Houston Symphony to round out its cultural offerings.