More Slideshows

  • November 2011: Month in Photos
    Its November, but its still hot in Houston. Whether you're a music lover, a sports buff, or a "rennie," Houston was the place to be. This month music-loving Houstonians flocked to Fun Fun Fun Fest and the Houston Press Music Awards, while UH and Texans fans alike hit the stadiums to watch their...
    49 images
  • You'll Want to Go Vegan at Green Seed
    With a carbonated bottle of Kickin Kombucha — locally made, like nearly everything sold at Green Seed Vegan — replacing a sugary soda, and this veggie sandwich replacing a greasy burger, it was a fast-food meal I felt good about eating. And, more importantly, it tasted wonderful —...
    20 images
  • Blood and Guts with GWAR at HOB
    GWAR hit Houston just a few weeks after losing bandmate Cory "Flattus Maximus" Smoot. Smoot had played Maximus since 2002, and passed away on November 3 while on tour. The band retired the character and turned into a four-piece soon after. PHOTOS BY BARRY SIGMAN
    39 images
  • On the Menu This Thanksgiving
    This year, we headed to four of the city's hottest restaurants to see what the kitchens are cooking up for Thanksgiving Day. Brennan's, Canopy, benjy's in the Village and Sorrel Urban Bistro are all currently accepting Thanksgiving Day reservations; see what you'll get for your money in our...
    19 images
  • 19th Annual Art Crawl
    Artists gathered in their warehouses in Downtown Houston for the 19th annual open studios ArtCrawl. This year more than 180 artists and art organizations got involved. PHOTOS BY RACHEL BOHANAN
    30 images
  • Tailgating with ESPN GameDay and UH
    The University of Houston campus was a madhouse Saturday with students and college football fans alike tailgating and vying for a chance to appear on ESPN's GameDay. The Cougars beat SMU 37-7. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
    36 images
  • Color the Streets: Via Colori
    This weekend marked the annual Via Colori street painting festival. Now in its sixth year, the weekend-long festival brings the asphalt surrounding Sam Houston Park to life with art...literally. Artists from across the country, as well as a plethora of local talent, take it to the streets and...
    41 images
  • Friday Night at Bayou Live!
    Club-hoppers at Bayou Live! got a stunning view of the downtown skyline Friday night while sipping cocktails on the patio. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
    27 images
  • Phoenicia's New Downtown Location Looks Every Bit the Urban Grocery
    This new downtown Phoenicia is so much more than the warehouse on Westheimer, in a wildly different way. The second-generation influence of Ann-Marie and her brother Haig, who buys the store's wine, beer and cigars, is felt in more modern and elegant touches. The store itself is a marvel of...
    30 images