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  • Getting Artsy at the Buffalo City Art Festival
    March 28 at 12:35 p.m. by Nguyen, Mitchell

    Hundreds of artists from across the United States came to the Buffalo Bayou Art Festival to showcase and hopefully sell their work to Houstonians. Mediums of art ranged from pop art to welded sculptures and everything in between. Food trucks and…

     
  • Putting the Ink in Drink - Bar Tats
    March 28 at 7:05 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    The days of tattoos being an obscure piece of art reserved only for sailors and those of ill-repute are long gone, and ink is becoming more and more of an industry norm within the food and beverage sector. We interviewed six local bartenders who…

     
  • Art and Automobiles: A Sneak Peek at Houston's Art Cars
    March 27 at 10:20 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    After viewing a handful of art cars, families and friends settled onto the lawn of Historic Market Square Park for a special screening of Art Car: The Movie. The event was a preview leading up to the 30th annual Houston Art Car Parade that will…

     

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  • The Flags of Ultra Music Festival 2017
    March 27 at 9:32 a.m. by George Martinez

    There is no doubt that Ultra Music Festival is a global mecca for electronic music fans. People from around the world descend on Miami to party like there is no tomorrow and showcase their hometown pride in the form of massive flags. Check out the…

     
  • Ultra Music Festival 2017 Day Three at Bayfront Park
    March 27 at 9:32 a.m. by George Martinez

    The final day of Ultra Music Festival 2017 brought hot temperatures and hot acts like Justice, Underworld, David Guetta, Justice, Hardwell, and more to Bayfront Park. See also: — Ultra Music Festival 2017 Day One — Ultra Music Festival 2017 Day…

     
  • The Fashion at Ultra Music Festival 2017
    March 27 at 9:30 a.m. by George Martinez

    Body paint, coordinated groups, homemade costumes, and a less-is-more approach dominated the fashion of Ultra Music Festival 2017. Festival-goers with panache got their moment in the spotlight at downtown Miami. Because what easier way to identify…

     
  • Houston MAGA Rally Faces Opposition
    March 26 at 3:32 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    Trump and his supporters continue to hold Make America Great Again rallies and marches. Houston City Hall was the latest venue, and his loyal supporters were met with opposition from various groups. All Photos by Doogie Roux.

     
  • Ultra Music Festival 2017 Day Two at Bayfront Park
    March 26 at 1:47 p.m. by George Martinez

    Despite the heavy rain by the gods, the party never stopped and the insanity continue on the second day of the Ultra Music Festival 2017. Downtown Miami shook to the beats of the Main Stage, Live Stage, Ultra Worldwide, Carl Cox Megastruture,…

     
  • Colors Fly at the Houston Holi Festival
    March 26 at 1:07 p.m. by Nguyen, Mitchell

    Thousands of people flocked to the Houston Holi Festival on Saturday, March 25. Jay Sean and other various artists entertained the color covered crowd for hours on end.

     
  • Rodeo Babies at RodeoHouston
    March 26 at 10:21 a.m. by Marco Torres

    RodeoHouston is more than just fried foods, fun rides, exciting cowboy competitions, and top notch concerts. The livestock show offers animal lovers an avenue to meet, pet, and feed goats, sheep, deer, kangaroos, and many more inside NRG Center.…

     
  • Hot Bodies and Electric Beats: Excision Rocks the Revention Music Center
    March 26 at 9:13 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Fans packed the Revention Music Center on Friday night for Excision's The Paradox Tour, featuring the Canadian producer and DJ Jeff Abel with openers Cookie Monsta, Dion Timmer, and Barely Alive.

     
  • Vocal Crowd Fills Town Hall With Congressman Culberson
    March 26 at 8:39 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Constituents of District 7 vocalized their opinions in a town hall meeting with U.S. Congressman John Culberson in the Spring Branch Middle School auditorium on Saturday afternoon, as they questioned issues of health care, tax reform, border…

     
  • Ultra Music Festival 2017 Day One at Bayfront Park
    March 25 at 10:33 a.m. by George Martinez

    People from around the world landed in Miami for day one of Ultra Music Festival 2017. The 19th edition of the festival returned to Bayfront Park in downtown Miami to showcase everything dance music and its subgenres has to offer with performances…

     
  • Skin and Lace at Kiki Maroon's Burly Q Lounge
    March 25 at 10:22 a.m. by Yuri Pena

    The beautiful burlesque girls have been traveling all over the U.S. and now the Houston's Vaudvillian Varie-TEASE show is back in Houston! KiKi Maroon and her Burly Q Lounge Showgirls had a special show planned for a full house last…

     
  • Happy 40th to Mark Austin!
    March 24 at 10:16 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Music enthusiasts joined Mark Austin, founder and owner of The Convoy Group, to celebrate his 40th birthday at The Heights Theater on Thursday night. Bands like The Tontons, Say Girl Say, Us., Kay Weathers and Romina von Mohr performed, and…

     
  • Outside Eats: Houston's Top 25 Restaurant Patios
    March 23 at 10:09 a.m. by Matt Griesmyer

    As spring swings into motion, Houstonians tend to flock outside. The birds are chirping, the bluebonnets are in bloom and the temperature outside is ... marginally tolerable. What better way to enjoy the warmer weather (before the temperature…

     
  • Houston Cyclists Rally Together at City Hall
    March 22 at 12:53 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    Last week, the Houston Bike Plan was tagged and its passing delayed. Cyclists from all around Houston gathered at City Hall for a demonstration supporting the Bike Plan. Council Members were invited to address the crowd, and a symbolic bike lane…

     
  • Turtle Racing Fanatics Gather at Little Woodrows
    March 22 at 8:44 a.m. by Francisco Montes

    Season 9 of Turtle Races started recently at Little Woodrows in Midtown. People packed in to catch some of the fastest turtles in town and cheer on their favorite speedster. The races go down every Thursday at 8 p.m.

     
  • The Most Texas Movies of All Time
    March 21 at 3:17 p.m. by Matt Griesmyer

    The film industry has used Texas as the backdrop for movies since it practically began. After all, what is more wild and west than the Lone Star state? But it takes more than that to make it on this list. Here are some of the most memorable, most…

     
  • District 7 Residents Fight For Health Care
    March 21 at 11:57 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Residents of District 7 joined together on Monday afternoon outside of Congressman John Culberson's Houston office to rally against a GOP health care bill that would replace the Affordable Care Act. "When District 7 is under attack, what do we do?…

     

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