HOMEGROWN

Slow. Loud. And Beyoncé (SLAB)

For her new album, Beyoncé turns her camera on Houston's rides.

12/17/2013 By Peter Holley

Exhibition

Seeing Food in a New Way

New Houston Center for Photography exhibition explores the photographic possibilities of what we eat.

12/16/2013 By Nick Panzarella

Slideshow

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston's Another Great Night In November

Fashionable Houston went French for the CAMH.

12/13/2013

Slideshow

MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital 8th Annual Santa's Elves Party

The Fertittas host a holiday bash for MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital.

12/13/2013

Slideshow

Lucky Dog Rescue Sixth Annual Christmas Tail Gingerbread Doghouse Contest

Houston chefs built delicious doghouses at the Royal Sonesta Hotel to benefit Lucky Dog Rescue.

12/13/2013

Slideshow

27th Annual CAP Celebrity Paws Gala

Houstonians and their hounds raised over a half-million bucks partying for CAP.

12/13/2013

Listings

December's Can't-Miss Festivals

From the Moody Gardens Festival of Lights to Zoolights at the Houston Zoo, December is packed with family-friendly options.

12/12/2013 By BoJanay Posey

Edible Architecture

5th Annual Gingerbread Build-Off Bakes Off This Saturday

These aren't your standard-issue gingerbread houses.

12/11/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Dec 13–15

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

12/11/2013 By Michael Hardy

Pop

Review: Beyoncé in Concert

Beyoncé returns to the Toyota Center for the second time in six months to prove why she's America's superhero.

12/11/2013 By Michael Hardy

Concert

Top 10 Weirdest Parts of Saturday Night's Kanye West Concert

Like Kanye himself, the show was big, loud, overwrought, passionate, infuriating, and brilliant.

12/09/2013 By Michael Hardy

Pop

Slideshow: Justin Timberlake in Concert

If you weren't at the Toyota Center last night, here's what you missed.

12/06/2013 By Ryan Tietz

Slideshow

Slideshow: Justin Timberlake in Concert

If you weren't at the Toyota Center last night, here's what you missed.

12/06/2013

Festival

Charles Dickens Comes to Galveston

Dickens on the Strand celebrates its 40th anniversary by expanding into a third evening.

12/05/2013 By Michael Hardy

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Dec 6–8

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

12/04/2013 By Michael Hardy

Parody

Ode on a Kanye West Album

Beauty is awesomeness, awesomeness beauty—that is all Yeezy knows on earth, and all Yeezy needs to know.

12/04/2013 By Michael Hardy

Sweet Charity

Food Community Rallies Behind Fire-Ravaged Pie Shop

Fundraiser this Saturday to benefit My Dee Dee's Pie Shoppe, destroyed by fire earlier this week.

12/04/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT

Sketches: Nicola Parente

Captivated by the sea, a local artist channels his childhood.

12/03/2013 By Peter Holley

Winter Wonderlands

Embrace the Chill This Weekend at Moody Gardens

A yuletide festival of lights to cheer even the grouchiest grinch

12/02/2013 By John Lomax

Music

Top 10 Greatest John Williams Compositions

In preparation for his concert with Yo-Yo Ma and the Houston Symphony this week, we present the highlights of composer John Williams's legendary career.

12/02/2013 By Michael Hardy