Rick's Cabaret International Inc.

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2014

    Openings & Closings: Only Two Weeks Left For Houston's Most Dog-Friendly Bar

    There's awful news for Houston dog owners. As initially noted by Syd Kearney at the Houston Chronicle, pup-friendly bar Boneyard Drinkery announced on its Facebook page that it is closing on November 30. It was Houston's first combination bar and dog park. It's another sad chapter in a story we're h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2012

    Katherine Mabel "Emily" Jones: Dead Teen's Family Sues Rick's Cabaret Over DWI Crash

    The survivors of an 18-year-old woman who was killed when a drunk driver allegedly smashed into her doing 130 mph have sued Rick's Cabaret, saying the strip club employs dancers through a policy that encourages them to overserve customers. Katherine Mabel Jones, 18, known to her friends as Emily, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2012

    Jordy Tollett, Former "Mister Downtown," Charged With DWI, Again

    Former Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau honcho Gerard Jay "Jordy" Tollett, currently the Pasadena Convention Center general manager, has had yet another alcohol-related setback. This time, it's a DWI bust, courtesy of the police in the sharp-dressed political wheeler-dealer's hometow ... More >>

  • Music

    January 28, 2010

    Houston 2020: The Future Is Unwritten

    But hey, that's not stopping Noise.

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2010

    He Said She Said: Songs That Make Us Feel Like a Man, Baby!

    Mad Men's Christina Hendricks makes us feel like a man in the best possible way...​He Said's view of manhood wasn't built on sweat and labor the way most guys would probably say. Early on in our musical journey, we always equated music to being sleazy and slithery, or just dancing. It makes sense ... More >>

  • News

    October 1, 2009

    Club Dead

    The Mansion has been shut down, but not before an 18-year-old stripper got drunk there and died in a highway wreck.

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2009

    Rick's Cabaret Goes All-Nude -- In Dallas

    Rick's Cabaret, the company that is Houston's gift to horny losers across America, is making yet another bold move.It's opening the state's largest all-nude club. Well, the dancers are all nude; we presume the horny losers stay mostly clothed.Don't get your hopes (or any other part of your anatomy) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2008
  • Blogs

    February 2, 2007

    Bad Advice

    Imagine you are a tourist here in town. You have a room at one of the seeming dozens of swanky new downtown hotels. You've been to the zoo and the museums and now you want to see what Houston's all about after dark, so you head over to the downtown visitor's center in city hall and pick up a few of ... More >>

  • News

    February 3, 2005

    Taking His Medicine

    Troubled hand surgeon Michael Brown pursues custody of his two children

  • Dining

    December 16, 2004

    Risqué, Medium Rare

    Steak and tits -- how can you go wrong at the Strip House?

  • News

    January 29, 2004

    Visitors' Guide

    Get Bowled over by the best of the real Bayou City

  • News

    January 16, 2003

    Holy Halibut! It's Fishman and Jordy

    Tanks a lot! This dynamic duo delivers the gauche from Gotham City

  • News

    January 2, 2003

    Skin Game

    Complaints of lewd conduct come from an ex-stripper

  • News

    December 5, 2002

    The Devil You Say

    Was Jeffery Prible the cold-blooded murderer of an entire family? Or the gullible target of an opportunistic jailhouse informant?

  • Calendar

    June 6, 2002

    Under Their Covers

    Why does the vice squad get to have all the fun?

  • Music

    January 10, 2002

    Swingin' in the New Year

    The Gen-X swing craze is dead. Long live swingin', '70s-style.

  • Best of Houston

    September 20, 2001

    Best Bureaucrat

    Jordy Tollett, Mayor's chief of staff

  • Music

    January 11, 2001


    Without the right music, strip-club routines can come undone faster than a dancer's outfit

  • News

    April 6, 2000
  • News

    March 9, 2000

    Porn At Peace

    A voyeur dorm Web site finds a happy home in Houston

  • News

    January 23, 1997

    Sexually Disoriented

    Politics -- not logic -- drove Council to enact the new jury-rigged SOB ordinance

  • News

    October 24, 1996

    Mr. S.O.B.

    Rick's CEO Robert Watters wants to make sexually oriented businesses respectable. So why, in his adopted hometown, does he get no respect?

  • News

    February 29, 1996
  • News

    April 14, 1994

    Don't Ask, Don't Tell

    To the convention bureau, no nudes is good nudes

  • News

    December 30, 1993

    Bring On the Dancing Girls...

    In this age of the voyeur and non-contact sex, a leading Houston export may be its strip-joint fantasies