Over the Weekend: Geto Boys, Willie Nelson, Hot Dogs and Vintage

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What a weekend. That third day makes all the difference.

Anyone else check out the downtown fireworks? We wound up watching them in White Oak Park, surrounded by Spanish-speaking families. Viva America!

The Geto Boys at Warehouse Live

Scarface, Willie D and Bushwick Bill couldn't be stopped on Friday night. Don't skip this slideshow, which features some of Bushwick's smooth moves.

Willie Nelson at Sam Houston Race Park

Willie and friends (and Trigger too) came to the horse track on Saturday night. We trailed the outlaws and gathered evidence.

The Hot Dog Holiday

Ain't that America: Robb Walsh grilled some dogs and steamed some buns.

12:42 a.m. at Vintage

And, of course, no weekend is complete without a round of nightlife photos from Bill Olive.

How long till Labor Day? Bummer. -- Keith Plocek

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