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  • 2011 Texas Renaissance Fest
    Rain clouds cooled down opening weekend of the annual Texas Renaissance Festival, where foxes and friars drank mead and danced in the wildes of Plantersville, Texas. Even Waldo showed up. Check out our other slideshow of the hottest Rennies from this weekend. The Ren Fest runs every weekend...
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  • Gay Flag Football Super Bowl XI
    The Gay Flag Football Super Bowl XI took place this weekend in Houston featuring more than 500 players and guests from out of town, plus Houston's hometown team, The Hurricanes. Games took place at Cullen Park before being rained out on Sunday. PHOTOS BY RACHEL BOHANAN
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  • MMA Afterparty at 5th Amendment Bar
    Mixed Martial Arts fighters Anthony Pettis and Chael Sonnen hosted an afterparty following their Ultimate Fighting Championship appearances in Houston this past weekend. Special party guests also included Urijah Faber, Mark Munoz and Chad Mendes, all of who posed for pics with fans. Be sure to...
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  • 45th Annual Greek Festival
    The Greek Fest at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox complex in the Montrose celebrated its 45th year this weekend even in spite of the rain, giving free admission to festival-goers in Sunday. Hot food, cool costumes and lots of dancing make the festival popular every year. PHOTO BY RACHEL BOHANAN
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  • Occupy Houston: 99 Percent March in Support of Occupy Wall Street
    The Occupy Wall Street protests came to the Lone Star State this morning, with members of the 99% that is, those collectively poorer than the richest 1% of US citizens marching from Market Square to Hermann Square in front of City Hall, which they plan to occupy indefinitely. PHOTOS ...
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  • Nifty Nostalgia at C&D Burger Shoppe
    Two cheeseburgers arrive at our table, each half-wrapped in white butcher paper and positioned above an avalanche of hot fries on a plastic, picnic-style plate. In front of me, a faded T-shirt hangs from a wood-paneled wall over a decades-old jukebox. "I Survived Alicia," reads the shirt's...
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  • My Table's 2011 Houston Culinary Awards
    The 15th annual Houston Culinary Awards have gotten so big, it's the second year that the My Table team has hosted the event in a sprawling ballroom at the University of Houston's Hilton Hotel. Big winners this year included Hugo Ortega for Chef of the Year and the Pappas brothers for...
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  • Texans Keep on Winning
    The Texans are now 3-1 thanks to a 17-10 win against the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday afternoon. Both teams wore pink gloves and towels to commemorate October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
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  • Bruce Campbell Headlines Splatterfest 2011 at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
    Horror fans came out in full force this weekend for Splatterfest 2011 for meet-and-greets with Michael Biehn and the cast of "The Victim" on Friday and Bruce Campbell on Saturday. PHOTOS BY COURTNEY RIEDMANN
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  • Pretty in Pink: 2011 Race for the Cure
    Saturday marked the start of October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, with the Susan G. Komen Foundation welcoming hundreds of runners to the 20th annual Race for the Cure 5K fun run and walk. PHOTOS BY FRANCISCO MONTES
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  • Skrillex Afterparty at Rich's
    No rest for the weary. After finishing his show last night at Verizon Wireless Theater, Dubstep DJ Skrillex high-tailed it on over to Rich's for another set as part of his Official Mothership Tour Afterparty. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • 100 Favorite Dishes 2011
    ​This year leading up to our annual Best of Houston issue, we counted down our 100 favorite dishes in Houston. This list comprises our favorite dishes from the last year, dishes that are essential to Houston's cultural landscape and/or dishes that any visitor (or resident) should try at least...
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