The Saint Arnold Brewing Company celebrated their 19th anniversary with a party on Sunday, June 9, 2013. Attendees were treated to BBQ from Goode Company and sampled the delicious line-up of Saint Arnold brews, including Icon and Summer Pils. The Rock-Paper-Sissors competition proved to be a fun event, with almost 200 people competing for the chance to win an Apple iPad. Paul Hammond was the eventual winner, and was delivered his prize by the brewery's owner/founder Brock Wagner. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES.
The weather was perfect the fourth annual Hot Undies Run, which took place Saturday June 8th, 2013. Starting and ending at Brian O'Neill's Traditional Irish Pub, the run benefitted the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Houston and Undies for Everyone. PHOTOS BY ABRAHÁN GARZA.
June 6th cyclists in Houston rode to Mid Main to take part in fundraising for Bike Houston. Several of the local businesses partnered together and donated part of their proceeds to BIKE HOUSTON. With several different activities ranging from gold sprints to live music the night was filled with...
Greenstreet, formerly the Houston Pavilions, worked with local graffiti artists to add some color to their location. Thursday night they held an unveiling party to show off the new pieces. PHOTOS BY SARAH DA LA ROSA.
"Compared to the harsh fluorescent lighting and low, acoustical-tiled ceilings of downtown Houston's underground restaurants, The Burger Guys' bright yellow awning stands as a beacon on Main Street, summoning the Mole People from their burrows into the light of day. Inside, the high-ceilinged...
Craft beer, food pairings, friends, and live music were all on tap for the May installment of the Houston Press Craft Beer Hoppy Hour. Check out the folks that showed up to get "hoppy." PHOTOS BY LEONEL NERIO.
There is one truth above all about Free Press Summer Festival: it will get hot. Luckily, the people who attended were very smart when it came to keeping cool. See how they survived so that you can plan accordingly next year.
Music festivals are excellent places to do a bit of people watching. We're celebrating just a few of the fine folks that stood out from the masses this year. Photos By: Groovehouse (1-7); Marco Torres (8-19); Marc Brubaker (20-28)
While many were enjoying Free Press Summer Fest, the 27th Annual AIA Houston Sandcastle Competition took place this past Saturday in Galveston. Over 60 teams took part in constructing the sandcastles from 10am to 3pm in front of an audience, who were encouraged to pick their favorite...
Two of Houston's largest immigrant communities showed up in force at
Reliant Stadium on Friday, May 31st, 2013, for an international
friendly between the Mexican and Nigerian national soccer teams.
Mexico's Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez scored his first of the night
in the 21st minute, before...