ESSAY

Seeing Myself in Dear White People's Lionel Higgins

'I watched Lionel, popularized by Houston-born DeRon Horton, grow from season to season as he blossomed from finding identity, purpose, and love.'

12/23/2021 By Eric Ford

Shop Til You Drop

Houston's Hip Hop Vintage Flea Market Keeps Growing

After taking the Vintage Hip Hop Flea Market on the road in Texas, it returns to 8th Wonder Brewery.

12/03/2021 By Camilo Hannibal Smith

CULTURE

All the Places Houstonians Can Go To Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos

Activities for those in the city to honor their loved ones who have passed.

10/26/2021 By Sofia Gonzalez

Culture

Local Playwright Launches a Virtual Tour of Houston’s Third Ward

ShaWanna Renne created an interactive documentary and tour of the historic district.

10/22/2021 By Craig Hayes

Bennifer 2.0

Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck Rent Luxury Condo in Austin

The couple temporarily moves to Texas for Affleck's upcoming film Hypnotic.

09/22/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Hot stuff

Here's What Your Favorite Houston Celebs Were Up to Last Week

Things are starting to heat up for Houston this fall.

08/30/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Hips don't lie

5 Things to Do in Houston This Weekend, August 27-29

Did you know belly dancing is the world's oldest dance?

08/27/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Public service announcement

Peyton Sends a Transparent Message with New Album PSA

The Houston native bares her soul on her latest project.

08/25/2021 By Shelby Stewart Edited by Amarie Gipson

Live & in color

5 Things to Do in Houston This Weekend, August 6-8

Houston knows how to perform in more ways than one.

08/06/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Bigger in Texas

Here's What Your Favorite Texas Celebs Were up to Last Week

Megan Thee Stallion pulled in the largest crowd at Lollapalooza for the weekend.

08/02/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Bells are ringing

5 Things To Do in Houston This Weekend, July 30-August 1

Back to school, brides and bites.

07/30/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Texas Pride

Here's What Your Favorite Houston Celebs Were up to Last Week

Keeping tabs on all of our beloved Houstonians.

07/26/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Family Fun

5 Things to Do in Houston This Weekend, July 23-25

Taste some homemade ice cream, get a few laughs in, and learn all about Bollywood.

07/23/2021 By Shelby Stewart

The Times Are A-Changin’

Our Fall Arts Guide, Coronavirus Edition

Here’s what’s happening (and not happening) this season in Houston's arts and culture world.

09/29/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Recognition

Houston's Third and Fifth Wards Designated Cultural Districts by the State

And with so much history in both neighborhoods, it's really no surprise.

09/15/2020 By Emma Schkloven

5 Things: The "Sort Of Return to Normal" Edition

5 Houston Arts & Culture Activities You Can Enjoy Online This Weekend

Classical music, tiny dances, and lots of chalk.

05/01/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Vroom Vroom

Mobile Masterpieces from Art Car Parades That Still Blow Our Minds

Take a drive down memory lane as we look back at some epic pieces of automotive art.

04/18/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Doing Good, Deliciously

The Alliance's 3rd Annual United We Dine Fundraiser Brings Houston's Rich Diversity to Life

The organization serves refugees, immigrants, and underserved communities in Houston.

11/28/2019 By Cameron Wallace

Culture

Why Día de los Muertos Is More Than a Fashion Trend

It's a spiritual tradition, not "Mexican Halloween."

10/31/2019 By Gabi De la Rosa

Redo

Rain Won't Stop This Weekend's Rescheduled Asiafest

"We’re really trying to give people the sense of being able to travel without leaving their backyard.”

06/27/2019 By Holly Beretto