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  • Houston Cyclists Embark on the Historic Emancipation Trail Ride from Galveston
    June 21 at 10:40 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    After celebrating Juneteenth, for the first time as a federal holiday, nearly 50 cyclists gathered at the historic Reedy AME church in Galveston early Sunday morning. Led by Harris County Commissioner Rodney Ellis and the Precinct One Bicycle…

     
  • Kinky Circus: Pride Edition Returns After 15 Month Hiatus
    June 20 at 11:33 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The Kinky Circus returned to after 15 lonely pandemic months with aerialist, contortionists, trapeze artists and other sexy acts appearing on the stage at Numbers Saturday. The event celebrating Pride and the LGBTQIA+ community is only fitting to…

     
  • Astros Fans Celebrate Pride Night with Win
    June 17 at 7:08 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The Astros celebrated the LGBTQ community with Pride Night at the Minute Maid Park on Wednesday. Fans donned rainbow gear and cheered on the home team as they beat the "Arlington" Rangers by a score of 8-4 to close out a two-game sweep. (Photos by…

     
  • Women's National Team Soccer Action Kicks Off at BBVA Stadium
    June 11 at 7:32 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The 2021 WNT (Women's National Team) Summer Series kicked off with a doubleheader Thursday night that witnessed the United States capping off a 1-0 victory over Portugal. The event hosted in Houston at BBVA Stadium also saw action from the Jamaican…

     
  • The 3rd Annual Houston Tattoo Arts Convention
    June 7 at 5:58 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Ink addicts and virgin canvases commingled at NRG Center for the 3rd Annual Houston Tattoo Arts Convention. The venue was packed as the event returned after having to postpone the 2020 gathering due to the pandemic. (Photos by Jack Gorman)

     
  • Astros Fans Travel to Globe Life Field
    May 24 at 7:33 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Astros fans traveled north this weekend to watch the Texas Rangers sweep the Astros in Arlington at Globe Life Field. Rookie Adolis Garcia is proving to be a thorn in the side of their division rivals as he had two walk-off hits, including the…

     
  • Saturday Night is All Right for Fighting: Cageside at UFC 262
    May 16 at 10:57 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Charles "Do Bronx" Oliveira extended his win streak to nine in a row as he defeated Michael Chandler in the second round with a TKO to capture the UFC Lightweight Championship Saturday night. Rowdy fans packed the Toyota Center for the first full…

     
  • The Bathing Beauties Strut into Galveston for Beach Revue
    May 15 at 10:42 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    The annual Beach Revue showcases vintage-inspired fun with the Bathing Beauties contest and classic car show next to Galveston’s historic shoreline at Beach Central. It's a fun way to welcome the summer and celebrate a historical event from a…

     
  • The Art Car Experience Shows Off its Stuff in 2021
    May 15 at 9:52 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art has produced the world-famous Houston Art Car Parade for the past 34 years, Due to COVID-19, it has not graced the streets of Downtown Houston since 2019. To continue the annual Art Car tradition, but in a…

     
  • Puppies for Breakfast Fetches Quite the Crowd in Houston
    May 9 at 8:11 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    Puppies for Breakfast, a unique yearly morning dog festival, returned Saturday but at a new location: the site for the soon to come East River development in the 5th Ward. The annual dog festival was created in 2010 to bring everything dog…

     
  • Astros Fans Show Up for the Home Opener
    April 9 at 8:30 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    Minute Maid Park reopened Thursday to fans for the first time since Game 7 of the 2019 World Series, at 50 percent capacity of course. A total of 21,765 fans welcomed the home team. The Astros kept the wins coming by giving the home crowd a 6-2 win…

     
  • UH Shows Off Hardware and Celebrates Final Four Run
    April 8 at 7:30 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The University of Houston 2021-2021 Men’s Basketball Team celebrated with fans at the Fertitta Center on Wednesday. The limited capacity event lasted just over an hour and included speeches by Coach Kelvin Sampson, Tillman Fertitta, Mayor Sylvester…

     
  • A Maskless Crowd Hits Sunday's Clé Summer Sessions Party
    March 29 at 6:51 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Mad Decent boss, Diplo stopped in town to perform at a sold out Clé Summer Sessions on Sunday. The weather was overcast and the air a bit chilled, but that did not stop the day club crowd from stripping down and dancing around the pool with no…

     
  • Texas Smoke Break Fest Brings Live Music & Good Vibes Back to Houston
    March 21 at 12:53 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    The Texas Smoke Break Fest, presented by Gas Gods, featured a week of events dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding of cannabis culture. Saturday night's concert was one of the first in Houston after the state officially reopened from…

     
  • Protestors Outside Ted Cruz's House Sunday Call For Him to Resign
    February 22 at 7:41 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    On Sunday, as temperatures were beginning to warm up in Houston demonstrators assembled on the sidewalk outside Sen. Ted Cruz's house, calling for his resignation in the wake of his decision to take a trip to Cancun while thousands of Houstonians…

     
  • Sometimes Tackling a Slippery Slope is a Wonderful Experience
    February 15 at 9:07 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    All over Houston, children and several adults embraced the snow and ice that swept through the area. Grabbing all sorts of equipment from boogie boards to cardboard, buckets to yes, a canoe, a lot of people had a grand time making their way down…

     
  • Collect it for the Culture Art Exhibition Replaces Retail at Houston's GreenStreet
    January 30 at 10:57 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    The Black Buddha Creative Agency along with Robert Hodge and The Heist Agency premiered the third installment of Collect it for the Culture Friday — complete with face masks and social distancing requirements. The annual exhibition is being…

     
  • Houston's Holiday Lights Around Town
    December 2 at 6:52 a.m. by Violeta Alvarez

    From the Alley Theatre's annual Deck the Halls showcase to the city of Houston's official holiday tree to Zoo Lights at the Houston zoo, a trip through Houston these days — especially at night — is a journey into a wonderland of bright shining…

     
  • Congressman Dan Crenshaw and Wesley Hunt Stage a Counter-Rally Friday
    October 30 at 10:22 p.m. by Jack Gorman

    U.S. Congressman Dan Crenshaw and candidate for Texas' 7th Congressional District, Wesley Hunt staged a counter-rally to Senator and Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris on Friday. The rally was hosted by Lime Instruments in Houston's Energy…

     
  • Mayor Turner Joins Houston Rapper Trae Tha Truth to Reveal the Say Their Name Memorial at Emancipation Park
    September 28 at 9:33 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    A crowd gathered at Houston's  Emancipation Park in the early evening Monday for the reveal of the "Say Their Name Memorial." The installation displays names of individuals who lost their lives to police brutality, systemic racism, and social…

     

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