• President Trump Rally has Houstonians Seeing Red
    October 23 at 6:09 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States of America arrived in Houston to campaign for Senator Ted Cruz on October 22, 2018. The rally at the Toyota Center was filled to capacity and overflow outside witnessed tens of thousands of…

  • Pirates Sailed the Seven Seas for Adventure at Texas Renaissance Festival
    October 22 at 6:34 a.m. by Mark Herman Reyes

    A motley crew of swashbucklers and seafarin' pirates came out to TexRenFest's Pirate Adventure weekend for tankards of ale, a fish-n-chips eating contest, knife throwing, a haunted house and plenty of adventure. Avast ye matey! (Photos by Mark…

  • Houston Italian Festival is Looking <i>Buono </i> in its 40th Year
    October 15 at 8:29 a.m. by Mark Herman Reyes

    Pasta eating contests, a parade of classic cars and Aaron Caruso in da house. Whether Sicilian by heritage or honorary Italian for the day, Houstonians came out in droves to celebrate the 40th annual Festa Italiana. There were performances by The…


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  • ACL Day 3 of Weekend 2, 2018
    October 15 at 8:28 a.m. by Jason McElweenie

    It was the final day of this year's Austin City Limits Festival and the festival was once again graced with good weather and good times. (Photos by Jason McElweenie)

  • Texans Defeat Bills 20-13 In Final Minutes At NRG Stadium
    October 14 at 8:17 p.m. by Eric Sauseda

    Texans fans were treated to a last minute win over the Buffalo Bills when Johnathan Joseph caught a pick six and put the Texans on top of the Bills with less than two minutes left to go in the game Sunday at NRG Stadium. The Texans defeated the…

  • Getting to the Heart of ACL Weekend Two, Day Two, 2018
    October 14 at 8:36 a.m. by Jason McElweenie

    Metallica fans and others turned out in force for Day Two of the second weekend of the Austin City Limits Music Festival this year. The weather cooperated for a long day of music and people spotting. (Photos by Jason McElweenie)

  • ACL Weekend 2 2018 Fans, Paul McCartney and David Byrne
    October 13 at 7:33 a.m. by Jason McElweenie

    Fans arrived for Weekend 2 of this year's ACL Festival in Austin and got to listen to the likes of Paul McCartney and David Byrne, National and Father John Misty. The music continues this weekend. (Photos by Jason McElweenie)

  • A Celebration of the Fairy Realm at Texas RenFest This Weekend
    October 8 at 8:40 a.m. by Margaret Downing

    The fairy world was out in force this weekend at the Texas Renaissance Festival, supported by any number of other mythical creatures. The occasional cool breeze made Sunday's visit extra pleasant. There are still seven more weekends to go so plan…

  • Texans Win Over Cowboys In Overtime at NRG Stadium
    October 8 at 6:53 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    The Texans pulled out a 19-16 win over the Dallas Cowboys at home on Sunday Night Football at NRG Stadium. Texans kicker, Ka'imi Fairbairn scored most of the teams points while Keke Coutee scored the only touchdown of the night for the Texans.…

  • Thousands Descend on Austin for ACL Festival 2018, Week One
    October 7 at 7:56 a.m. by David "Odiwams" Wright

    Weekend One of ACL Festival 2018 is on the books here in Austin and it is only the beginning. Fans came from far and wide to get a glimpse of their favorite artists. Performers leaving it all on stage, symbiotically feeding on the energy that…

  • Greek Festival Soars With 'Stros Fans, Souvlaki and Spanakopita
    October 7 at 7:39 a.m. by Mark Herman Reyes

    The weather was great this weekend in Houston for the 52nd Annual Original Greek Festival. There was plenty of food (pastichio, souvlaki, gyros, Greek salad and more), dancing, tours of the newly renovated cathedral, the big game on TV and free…

  • Astros Fans Bring the Playoff Juice to Minute Maid Park
    October 7 at 7:33 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The Houston Astros had massive support from fans during Game 1 and Game 2 of the American League Divisional Series. Cleveland Indian fans were few and far between as they were engulfed by a sea of orange and blue at Minute Maid Park.  (Photos by…

  • Astros Control the Indians in the 2018 ALDS
    October 7 at 7:26 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The Houston Astros took a two-game lead against the Cleveland Indians in the American League Division Series this weekend. The defending World Series Champions travel to Ohio where they will advance to the Championship Series with a win against The…

  • Southern Smoke Rolls Through the Rain
    October 1 at 9:39 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    Many of the country's best chefs and masters of smoked meats gathered in Houston for the Southern Smoke Festival. This year's festival again benefited the Multiple Sclerosis cause. Last year the event decided to direct Southern Smoke profits to…

  • TexRenFest Kicks Off the 2018 Season With Wenches, Warriors and Bier
    October 1 at 6:36 a.m. by Mark Herman Reyes

    Texas Renaissance Festival 2018 unleashed a season of revelry with Oktoberfest weekend. The fräuleins and herrs came out to Todd Mission to lift their steins, nosh on bratwurst and dance the polka. (Photos by Mark Herman Reyes)

  • The Morning After Brunch Festival 2018
    September 30 at 10:23 a.m. by Marco Torres

    The Houston Press hosted The Morning After brunch festival at the Bayou City Event Center pavilion on Saturday - September 29, 2018 in Houston, Texas. Foodies from all across Houston endured the threat of thunderstorms to indulge in delicious…

  • Charli XCX and Dorian Electra Bring Femmebot Fantasy to Pearl Bar
    September 30 at 8:41 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    After opening and performing with Taylor Swift at NRG Stadium, Charli XCX ventured to Washington Avenue to throw a party with her friend Dorian Electrica. The stars of Femmebot Fantasy had fans at Pearl Bar swinging from the rafters. Local drag…

  • Drake fans Were Out in Force in Houston Last Night
    September 30 at 8:38 a.m. by David "Odiwams" Wright

    Drake touched down Saturday Night accompanied by Migos for the first of three dates at the Toyota Center. Drake is well known to have a strong love for Houston and the fans showed the same love back. Migos warmed up the crowd and Drake came in for…

  • Gettin' Litty at the 2018 Lights Out Houston Art Show
    September 28 at 7:58 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    A group of native Houston creatives showcased their collective talents at the Sharespace venue in the East End. The Lights Out Houston Art Show was an experimental multimedia art experience hosted in the dark with interactive, visual, and audio…

  • Ramen Tatsu-Ya and Truth BBQ Join Forces Again
    September 28 at 6:40 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    Houston's diversity is great. It all comes together to create an amazing culture of love, acceptance, and good food in the city. Truth BBQ Pitmaster Leonard Botello IV collaborated with Ramen Tatsu-Ya to serve up Smoked Shoyu Tonkotsu Ramen for one…


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