We're excited to be hosting ATCE in Houston, Texas, the Energy Capital of the World.  

With 2.3 million residents, Houston is the fourth most populous city in the United States, trailing only New York, Los Angeles and Chicago. The city is the largest in the South and the Southwest. 

Houston is America's fourth-largest city is a cosmopolitan destination, filled with world-class dining, arts, hotels, shopping and nightlife. Check out some of the fun things you can do around the city while you're in town, there is something for everyone!


Events This Weekend

There is never a shortage of cultural attractions and things-to-do in Houston. Here's a list of the events that are happening around town this weekend!

Show Me What's Happening This Weekend

Annual October Events

There's always something happening in Houston, Texas, no matter what time of year you're visiting - check out these annual events happening in October:

  • Buffalo Bayou Regatta
  • Oktoberfest Houston
  • Texas Renaissance Festival

See All October Events

Houston Hermann Park
Houston Hermann Park

Houston, the Energy Capital of the World


Energy Employment

44 out of 128

Publicly Traded Oil & Gas Firms

2.6 Million

Barrels of Crude Oil Processed

4th Largest

Concentration of Engineers


Houston is the headquarters and the intellectual capital for virtually every segment of the energy industry including exploration, production, transmission, marketing, supply, and technology with a growing focus on energy tech and renewable forms of energy.

It's no surprise that Houston employs nearly a third of the nation's jobs in oil and gas extraction and is home to 4,600 energy-related firms. 

With more than 600 exploration and production firms, 1,100 oilfield service companies and more than 180 pipeline transportation establishments, Houston is truly the Energy Capital of the World.

Enjoy the very best Houston has to offer and find something perfect while you're in town with us for ATCE! We look forward to seeing you in Houston, TX!