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  • Houston Roller Derby Skates Into a New Season at the Revention Music Center
    February 19 at 11:57 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Houston Roller Derby’s 12th season opened with a double-header event on Saturday night at the Revention Music Center, featuring the four home teams of the all-female league. The Valkyries won the first match against the Bayou City Bosses, 355-223,…

     
  • Drop Your Pants, It's The Cupid's Undie Run
    February 13 at 9:53 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    The Cupid's Undie Run was held on February 11 at Dogwood in Midtown. Runners dressed in their boudoir best and ran a short one mile course in Midtown to raise money for Children’s Tumor Foundation and neurofibromatosis research. (Photos by Eric…

     
  • Knuckle Sandwiches Served at UFC Fight Night Houston
    February 6 at 10:28 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Houston, Texas (February 4, 2016); The UFC returned to the Toyota Center during Super Bowl Weekend in Houston. The packed house witness twelve action packed fights with the main event featuring the return of the Korean Zombie facing off against…

     

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  • Falcon Fans, Patriot Pack and More Descend on NRG Stadium for Super Bowl LI
    February 5 at 4:43 p.m. by Gilbert Bernal

    Super Bowl LI, Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots fans load onto the Metro Rail to take a ride to NRG Stadium to watch the game and enjoy the festivities.

     
  • Local Favorites Celebrate Before the Big Game With a Tailgate On McGowen
    February 5 at 2:27 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    Hosts Mongoose Versus Cobra, Leon's Lounge, Harlem Road Texas BBQ, and emcee "Outlaw Dave" of the Outlaw Dave Show put on quite an event. Guests enjoyed a menu consisting of unique drink recipes, limited availability, one-off micro-brews with big…

     
  • Celebs face off at the Antonio Brown Super Slam Celebrity Basketball Game
    February 4 at 10:22 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    The Antonio Brown Super Slam Celebrity Basketball Game was held on Friday, February 3 at the Joe K. Butler Sports Complex. The event supported the Boys and Girls Clubs of America and Tackles4Cancer. Fans came out to see celebrities and professional…

     
  • Celebs and Fans Party On at Leather and Laces Party
    February 4 at 8:07 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Houston, Texas (February 3, 2017); Jenny McCarthy & Donnie Wahlberg hosted one of the 2017 edition of the Leather and Laces parties over Super Bowl Weekend. Held at Hughes Hangar on Washington Avenue party goers began arriving around 10 p.m. to…

     
  • Football Madness at Super Bowl Live and the NFL Experience
    February 3 at 10:07 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    Football fans, excited for the upcoming Super Bowl, came out to Discovery Green and The George R. Brown Convention Center for Super Bowl Live and The NFL Experience on Thursday, February 2.  (Photos by Eric Sauseda / Houston Press)

     
  • Out With the Monkey, In With the Rooster: Lunar New Year Celebration at Chinese Community Center
    January 31 at 9:57 a.m. by Gilbert Bernal

    The Chinese Community Center (CCC) held the 2017 Lunar New Year Festival. Last year was celebrated as the year of the Monkey with this year being the year of the Rooster. The Lunar New Year is celebrated for 15 days where people fest on…

     
  • Jeff Bagwell Hall of Fame Pep Rally
    January 23 at 9:39 p.m. by Gilbert Bernal

    The Houston Astros held a pep rally and press conference to celebrate former teammate Jeff Bagwell's induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

     
  • Houston Bcycle Begins Expansion Just in Time for Super Bowl
    January 23 at 3:07 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    Houston Bcycle celebrated its partnership with BBVA Compass during a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newest station, Crawford Island. Honorable Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston, along with members of City Council, the Houston Bike Share Board,…

     
  • Houston Women's March Hosted by the League of Women Voters
    January 21 at 7:20 p.m. by Marco Torres

    HOUSTON, TX - JANUARY 21: The League of Women Voters of the Houston Area hosted the Houston Women's March and Rally at City Hall on January 21, 2017 in Houston, Texas. This march was an official "sister event" to the National Women's March on…

     
  • Neil deGrasse Tyson Sells Out Jones Hall
    January 18 at 11:57 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Houston, Texas (January 17, 2017); The Society for the Performing Arts presents An Evening with Neil deGrasse Tyson. Jones Hall for the Performing Arts was packed to the brim for the sold out talk on The Cosmic Perspective by the famed…

     
  • Houston's 23rd Annual MLK Grande Parade
    January 16 at 2:02 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    The MLK Parade Foundation presented Houston's 23rd Annual MLK Grande Parade. "Celebrating Our Diversity" was the theme, and it was evident in the event's attendance. Co-grand marshals were Tina Knowles-Lawson and Richard Lawson, and this parade…

     
  • 2017 Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Half Marathon
    January 16 at 1:57 p.m. by Marco Torres

    HOUSTON, TX - JANUARY 15: Chevron and Aramco hosted the Houston Marathon and Half Marathon (respectively) on Sunday, January 15, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  (Photos by Marco Torres/HoustonPress)

     
  • Icons Forever: The 2017 BowiElvis Fest
    January 12 at 4:04 p.m. by Francisco Montes

    Celebrating the life and work of two legends - David Bowie and Elvis Presley - fans gathered The Continental Club for a night of music and good times.

     
  • Houston Ecstatic After Texans Win First Playoff Game In Four Years
    January 8 at 10:21 a.m. by Multiple Authors

    (NRG Stadium - Houston, TX) - The Houston Texans played host to the Oakland Raiders for in the first round of the AFC playoffs Saturday, January 7 at NRG Stadium. Fans were embracing the recent cold snap and bundled up for some tailgating and game…

     
  • Aggies Clash with the Wildcats at the 2016 Advocare Texas Bowl
    December 29 at 3:21 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Houston, Texas (December 28, 2016); Family triumphed over tradition. Led by Collegiate Hall of Fame Coach Bill Snyder, the Kansas State Wildcats topped the Fighting Aggies of Texas A&M by a score of 33-28 in the 2016 Advocare Texas Bowl. Myles…

     
  • Views: Marriott Marquis Hotel Hosts Soft Opening in Downtown Houston
    December 27 at 11:24 a.m. by Marco Torres

    HOUSTON, TX - DECEMBER 26: The new Marriott Marquis Hotel hosted their soft opening event on December 26, 2016 in Downtown Houston, Texas.  (Photos by Marco Torres/HoustonPress)

     
  • Christmas at NRG Stadium: Texans Fans Celebrate The Holidays
    December 27 at 11:22 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    NRG STADIUM - Texans fans were in holiday spirits at NRG Stadium. A festive atmosphere spread throughout the tailgate lots as fans welcomed the holidays and a Christmas Eve Texans game broadcast live on national TV. The Texans went on to beat the…

     

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