Even though it was hot outside, that didn't keep Central Market from hosting its Kick-Off Event for the Hatch Chile Festival on August 8. Chefs fired up the roasters for the first time and created a variety of drinks and dishes utilizing hatch chiles. Guests munched on Hatch Tortilla Chips with Central Market Hatch Salsa then sipped on Hatch Lemonade and Hatch Wine-A-Ritas to cool their palate, along with many more hatch chile concoctions. PHOTOS BY MOLLY DUNN.
The 2013 Gathering of the Juggalos -- the annual music festival curated by Insane Clown Posse and held in remote, forested, Cave-in-Rock, Illinois -- got underway for another year on Wednesday, August 7, 2013.
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Juggalette Cuties at the 2012 Gathering (NSFW)
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The 2013 Houston Press Music Awards was a big one, marking 25 years of recognizing the best local music in the city. In addition to the awards, the ceremony also including the induction of the first class of artists in to the Houston Music Hall of Fame. PHOTOS BY MARCOS TORRES.
Mojeauxs Louisiana Drinkery celebrated its grand opening on August 3 with a Zydeco band and a gumbo cook off. Four teams competed in the gumbo cook off, and even though it was hot, the cool drinks and tasty gumbo made the party a hit. PHOTOS BY KAITLIN STEINBERG.
The crowds came out to support their favorite local musicians at the 2013 Houston Press Music Awards on Sunday, August 4th. PHOTOS BY: JIM BRICKER (1-15); GROOVEHOUSE (16-28); MARCO TORRES (29-34); FRANCISCO MONTES (35-48); SARAH DE LA ROSA (49-73).