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Ion Block Party

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Category: Academic Network, Community & Engagement, Community Bubbles, Corporate Innovators, Founders & Startups, Investors & Capital, Networking




March 7, 2024
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST


4201 Main St.
Houston, TX 77002


Are you an entrepreneur looking to expand your network, find like-minded individuals, and share innovative ideas? The Ion Block Party is the event you’ve been waiting for! Nestled in the heart of the innovation district, this gathering is the perfect opportunity for startups, tech enthusiasts, and business visionaries to come together in a dynamic and festive environment.

Why You Should Attend:

  • Networking Opportunities: Meet potential collaborators, mentors, and investors who are eager to share their experiences and collaborate on new ventures.
  • Innovative Atmosphere: Surround yourself with the buzz of creativity and innovation. Exchange ideas, get inspired, and witness the cutting-edge trends shaping our future.
  • Fun and Celebration: Enjoy live music from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice on The Concert Truck and local brews provided by Second Draught.

About The Concert Truck:

The extraordinary talents of Shepherd School of Music students are on full display aboard this 16-foot box truck that’s been converted into a fully functioning mobile concert hall, complete with lights, sound system, and piano. Each performance will last approximately one hour, proudly supported by The Cullen Trust for the Performing Arts. 

One drink ticket to Second Draught will be given to all who register!

The Ion Block Party is not just about business; it celebrates community, creativity, and the entrepreneurial spirit.



Ion District Parking Garage

Enter 4111 Fannin Street into your GPS for directions directly to this parking garage, located a block from the Ion. Parking in the Ion District Garage is free for the first two hours.

Red Parking Lot

Enter 4203 Fannin Street into your GPS for directions directly to the red parking lot, located across the street from the Ion. This lot is for overflow guest parking and tenant parking and is free for the first three hours.

For more information and access to pay online for parking in the red lot, click here.