Sunday, July 9, 2023

713 Music Hall, 401 Franklin Street, Houston, TX, 77201
5:00pm - 11:00pm (entry times vary based on ticket)

Get ready for the biggest culinary celebration in the Lone Star State! The Texas Restaurant Awards & Lone Star Bash is coming to Houston on Sunday, July 9, 2023.

The Texas Restaurant Awards & Lone Star Bash is the Texas Restaurant Foundation’s annual summer fundraiser that celebrates our mission. This “party with a purpose” event brings together more than 20 Texas chefs preparing mouth-watering food, craft cocktails, live music, and an amazing celebration with more than 900 attendees. We'll be honoring the best restaurants and chefs in Texas with awards in various categories

There's something for everyone to enjoy from the start of the night with the prestigious Texas Restaurant Awards to chef and mixologist tastings, live music by recording artist Jack Ingram, and so much more. This is an amazing opportunity for professionals in the industry to showcase their talents, network with other industry members, and compete for the People’s Choice Culinary and Mixologist awards.

But that's not all! The
Lone Star Bash is the perfect way to cap off the night. Dance the night away to live music by BMI recording artist Jack Ingram and enjoy the festive atmosphere. You won't want to miss this epic celebration of Texas cuisine and culture. Mark your calendars and get your tickets now!

Nominees for the Texas Restaurant Awards represent restaurants from across the state of Texas, and each have demonstrated inspiring levels of dedication and excellence in their work. All of us at the Texas Restaurant Association cannot wait to recognize these industry pioneers and leaders at the Texas Restaurant Awards in Houston. 

We'll kick off the evening with announcing the winners of the 2023 Texas Restaurant Awards and enjoy a great set of live music from Jack Ingram.

Ticket Tiers: 

  • Main Floor Table Seat (Reserved Seating) - $225
  • Balcony Table Seat (Open Seating) - $175
  • Lone Star Bash ONLY - $150 (8pm entry)

Buy Tickets Now!

Rodeo Bum Hat Company pop-up shop
sponsored by Garrison Brothers Distillery

This year at Lone Star Bash, Rodeo Bum Hat Company is hosting a pop-up shop made possible by Garrison Brothers Distillery. Rodeo Bum is bringing you their finest selection of custom cowboy hats with proceeds benefitting the programs of the Texas Restaurant Foundation.

Whether you're a seasoned rodeo rider or just love to embrace the Western spirit, their hats are designed to add that perfect touch of style and authenticity to your outfit!

Pre-order your very own custom cowboy hat in advance of the event guarantee that you receive your desired style and size before they sell out at the event. It's the perfect way to ensure you don't miss out on your dream hat! The deadline to pre-order is Saturday, July 8th at 12:00pm CT.

Visit the Rodeo Bum Hat Company website and pre-order your Lone Star Bash custom hat!


Catch up with our recap from 2022!