Canstruction Houston

2019 Canstruction Winners

This past November we held our annual Canstruction competition at the George R. Brown Convention Center. Surrounded by so many beautiful and incredibly built sculptures, it was clear that 2019 was a major success. This year we were able to donate 173,925 pounds of food to the Houston Food Bank. Being able to contribute a …

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February is National Canned Food Month

A Brief look into the history of canned food Nicolas Appert was born Nov 17th, 1794 in Champagne France, and is known as the “Father of Canning” due to his invention in the early 1800s. His original technique for food preservation involved wine bottles, because of their accessibility in Champagne, France. The top of the …

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Going Green with Online Forms!

Going Green! Canstruction Houston is making several positive changes in 2020, First of which being the introduction of online forms. Competition teams, sponsors, and mentors can now fill out all required paperwork directly from our website. This change effectively cuts down on our consumption of paper, and increases efficiency.  Click here to check out our …

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We are now on Venmo!

Exciting new update! We want to make the registration process as easy as possible for you are your team, so we’re making some updates. You can now submit your team entry fees through Venmo! For those of you unfamiliar with the platform, Venmo is popular a mobile app (available on both iPhone and Android devices) …

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2019 Event Totals

We are pleased to announce our 2019 event totals are in..173,925 pounds of food that will provide 144,938 meals this holiday season!!! Thank you to our teams, sponsors and the greater Houston Community for making this possible. Happy Thanksgiving!!!

Winner 2019 Public Favorite

THE WINNER FOR 2019 PUBLIC FAVORITE – PhiloWilke Partnership and Vaughn Construction for Whata Canstruction.

Celebrity Emcee Announcement

We are thrilled to announce that Brandi Smith with KHOU, Channel 11, will be the Mistress of Ceremony for the 23rd Annual Canstruction Houston Awards Gala to be held on Saturday, November 9 at 6:00pm in the George R. Brown Convention Center, 2nd Level, McKinney Balcony.

2019 Teams Announced!

2019 Teams American Liberty Hospitality / MCS Architects, LLC Cobb, Fendley & Associates Consor Engineers Goree Architects Heights Venture Henderson Engineers   Hilton Americas – Houston / Gensler HITT Contracting HOAR Construction HOK J.A. Greene Construction Services, Inc. / CDA Architects Kathy Andrews Interiors Morrison Hershfield Page Think Perkins + Will / Rogers O’Brien Construction PhiloWilke Partnership / Vaughn Construction TC Energy Ziegler Cooper Architects / Whiting-Turner Construction …

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