More Slideshows

  • Houston Celebrates 175th Birthday
    Mayor Annise Parker led the celebration of Houston's 175th birthday Sunday evening at Historic Market Square Park, near where the Allen Brothers first landed on the banks of Buffalo Bayou. Leah White and the Magic Mirrors performed at the party. PHOTOS BY FRANK MONTES
    21 images
  • Bikinis and Neon: Identity Festival
    Music fans wore lots and lots of neon (and little else) this weekend for the Identity Festival, a day-long dubstep party and rave. Read our review of the show on Rocks Off. PHOTOS BY JIM BRICKER
    50 images
  • World Record Hula Hoop Attempt at Disco Green
    Houstonians gathered at Discovery Green Sunday for an attempt to set a new Guinnes World Record for the most hula hoopers spinning in unison at a single location. Participants were required to donate or raise $100 for the Easter Seals of Greater Houston. No word yet from Guinness on whether the...
    21 images
  • Beauty and the Beat: The Go-Gos at House of Blues
    Eighties pop icons The Go-Gos rocked House of Blues Saturday night with San Antonio-based openers Girl In A Coma. Read our review on Rocks Off. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
    30 images
  • Jayden Jaymes's Peep Show at NOX
    Porn star Jayden Jaymes hosted a "Peep Show" themed party at NOX this weekend, signing copies of photos of herself while DJ Jamie Harvey spun in the background. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
    23 images
  • American Idol Season 11: Houston Auditions
    Hordes of hopefuls and performers with stars in their eyes lined up more than 24 hours in advance for the Season 11 American Idol auditions in Houston today. Even Ryan Seacrest showed up. Check out videos of some of the hopefuls performing. PHOTOS BY ALLISON WAGONER
    30 images
  • August 2011: The Month In Photos
    The heat didn't keep Houstonians indoors much this month. From concerts with pop princesses Katy Perry and Ke$ha to the start of football season, Houston Press was there with our cameras.
    37 images
  • Yummy Kitchen Lives Up to Its Name
    Taiwanese food is not for the faint of heart. That could be one of the reasons I had difficulty finding dining companions to go with me to Yummy Kitchen. After all, the cuisine is famous for implementing a number of cringe-worthy ingredients, from goose blood to stinky tofu. PHOTOS BY TROY FIELDS
    30 images
  • 1910 Courthouse Restored to Original Beaux-Arts Glory
    The Harris County Courthouse in downtown Houston that opened in 1910 and was completely gutted in a renovation project in the 1950s was rededicated today after spending two years under construction to restore it to its original early-century glory. PHOTOS BY BRITTANIE SHEY
    26 images
  • 45 Creepy Old Movie Publicity Images
    We dug through the Voice's archives of publicity stills, looking for horror, sci-fi or otherwise weird publicity images from films gone by. Just in time for the Halloween (and horror movie) season, here are our favorites. Some are now strangely funny, while others still maintain some of the...
    45 images
  • Tailgating: Texans vs Saints
    100-degree heat didn't stop tailgaters from partying at the second preseason Texans game at Reliant Arena this weekend. The Texans beat Louisiana neighbors the Saints 27-14. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
    67 images
  • Happy Birthday: Buxton and The Donkeys
    Houston buzz band Buxton played with The Donkeys and Steve Reno this weekend at Rudyard's, where once member of crowd was presented with a candle-covered birthday cake. Read the review on Rocks Off. PHOTOS BY MARC BRUBAKER
    28 images