Recent news from ATA-Houston

The 2nd Annual Turkish Music Festival

The 2nd Annual Turkish Music Festival will feature music from three traditions that exist in Turkish music; folk music, Ottoman court music, and contemporary classical music of Turkey. The events will be presented by Hoppa Project and feature award winning musicians from the traditional Turkish music and classical music worlds.

2018-11-23T17:06:24-05:00November 23rd, 2018|ATA-Houston News|

2018 Turkish Festival Raffle Winners

Congratulations to Jackie Bautista and Nuran Yilmaz for winning our travel voucher in the festival raffle. Please email us at for instructions on how to claim your voucher.

2018-11-20T09:29:05-05:00November 20th, 2018|ATA-Houston News|

Republic Day Gala Photos Now Available

Our heartfelt thanks go to all who have made it possible to celebrate one more time the legacy of the Turkish Republic. Our special thanks to: Everyone who purchased a ticket and attended! Those of you who weren't able to attend but still remembered to purchase a ticket or send a donation. Our incredible Board [...]

2019-08-24T15:01:24-05:00November 1st, 2018|ATA-Houston News|

Houston Turkish Festival 2018 – Join the celebration… Saturday and Sunday November 17th and 18th, 2018…

Our goal is to present the “Best of Turkiye” to the local Houston community which is known to be one of the most culturally diverse in the nation. Our main classroom for fulfilling our goal has been the annual two-day Houston Turkish Festival. It is a wonderful stage to present the sights, sounds, smells and [...]

2018-07-03T18:52:51-05:00July 3rd, 2018|ATA-Houston News|

Lend a Hand to the Houstonians Impacted by Harvey

The American Turkish Association of Houston is collecting funds to provide relief to Houstonians whose lives have been devastated by the catastrophic floods of Hurricane Harvey. Your gift to ATA-Houston will be spent 100% on relief efforts as we are a 100% volunteer organization with no overhead. All donations to ATA-Houston are tax deductible, so [...]

2017-09-08T21:30:02-05:00September 8th, 2017|ATA-Houston News|

ATAA National Leadership Conference

Assembly of Turkish American Associations(ATAA)’s 37th Annual Turkish American Conference will be held on March 24-25, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Houston Galleria Hotel in Houston TX. The annual ATAA conference is one of the largest conferences in the U.S. that traditionally brings together Turkish-American communities nationwide to promote greater public awareness and understanding of [...]

2019-08-24T15:01:23-05:00March 18th, 2017|ATA-Houston News|

Kamran Ince Concert and Lectures: Free for ATA Members

Dear All, We would like to invite you all to a special concert by renowned Turkish-American composer Kamran Ince hosted by the Moores School of Music at the University of Houston. Mr Ince is in Houston for a guest-artist residency this November. A full concert of Professor Ince's works will be presented by AURA, the contemporary [...]

2020-02-14T19:34:00-05:00November 13th, 2016|ATA-Houston News|

2016 Turkish Festival Roundtrip Plane Ticket Winners

Winning Number: 0393616 Winning Number: 0382303 Congrats for winning the round trip ticket to Istanbul. We hope it is a memorable trip! Please contact to claim your ticket.

2016-11-19T12:32:03-05:00November 7th, 2016|ATA-Houston News, Turkish Festival News|

ATA-Houston Bizim Çocuklar / ATA-Kids

"Çocuklar geleceğimizin güvencesi yaşama sevincimizdir, bugünün çocuğunu yarının büyüğü olarak yetiştirmek hepimizin insanlık görevidir." We are getting ready to launch our Turkish practice group for our kids between the ages of 7-12 in January 2017. We will focus on their ability to read, understand and speak Turkish. Amerika’da yaşayan, çift dille büyüyen, gelecegimizin güvencesi, [...]

2016-11-19T12:32:03-05:00October 26th, 2016|ATA-Houston News|