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a special focus on transporting aggregates, you'll visit CEMEX's Navigation
facility, where aggregates are brought
in by rail, and Vulcan Materials
Company's Houston Yard, where material arrives by ship through Houston's
the world's best cowboys and cowgirls
before a country pop superstar takes
Karbach Brewery Tour/
Lunch with Highland
Karbach Brewery has quickly become
a local favorite with an increasing
customer base beyond Houston. Enjoy
lunch, a tour and a beer tasting at the
state of the art facility. After lunch,
go to one of Houston's most distinctive retail venues at Highland Village.
Chef Hugo Ortego
An interactive cooking demonstration and happy hour on the
patio hosted by James Beard Awardwinning Chef and restaurant owner,
Hugo Ortega. Enjoy appetizers and
cocktails while learning the secrets
of a few culinary delights.
Expand your horizons and learn
from your peers with this unique tour
of two NSSGA member locations. With
Join us at the George R. Brown
Convention Center to reconnect with
new and existing business partners.
Kick up your heels to the sounds of
two award winning country rock
superstar groups, Sawyer Brown and
Little Texas, while enjoying Texas
sized food stations & libations from
the various regions of the great state.
This is the "can't miss" event while
Houston Space Center
Tour with Special Guest
Space Center Houston is the gateway
to NASA Johnson Space Center, where
visitors will experience the past,
present, and future of space travel.
Among the highlights are a Tram Tour,
a behind the scenes look at space
exploration, and Starship Gallery, a
display of artifacts that trace the history of manned space flight.
Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame
Reception and Dinner
At this black-tie ceremony, the
2018 class of the Pit & Quarry Hall of
Fame will be announced. They will
join the 24 other individuals who have
received this honor that recognizes
those who have contributed significantly to the aggregates industry.
Ticket quantities are limited.
at the Houston Rodeo
A fixture on Houston's event calendar, the Houston Livestock Show and
Rodeo features food
and entertainment that is a true
western experience. Enjoy a VIP Tour
of the Rodeo and get fitted for a custom hat, pair of boots, or belt & buckle
with plenty of bling.
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