Get Low

How Local Photographers Are Telling Houston's Lowrider Story

Collective promotes cruise nights in Latino neighborhoods

11/12/2021 By Camilo Hannibal Smith

Holiday Spirit

Pancho Claus Is Collecting Toys For Christmas

Richard Reyes, 69, plays the Latino St. Nick, and says he doesn’t know how much longer he’ll be able to do it.

11/05/2021 By Camilo Hannibal Smith

Sound in color

Houston Based Latin Artists You Should Know

Celebrate the diverse sounds of Houston for Hispanic Heritage Month.

09/23/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Learn and Listen

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage in Houston This Month

Here's how you can honor Houston's Hispanic community.

09/20/2021 By Craig Hayes Edited by Shelby Stewart

Genius, Genius!

Four Must-Reads from Cristina Rivera Garza, Houston’s Newest MacArthur Genius

The renowned novelist, poet, and educator was recently named one of this year’s Fellowship recipients. After reading these pieces, you’ll see exactly why.

10/12/2020 By Kaitlyn Miller

Finding the way

Meet the Groundbreaking Publisher Who Built an Empire of Hispanic Literature

As a child, Nicolás Kanellos couldn't find books that accurately portrayed his Hispanic heritage. As an adult, he sought out and published the ones that did.

10/08/2020 By Emma Schkloven

El Zócalo

The Alley Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month in Virtual Style

The monthlong programming includes virtual readings, original stories, and musical performances.

09/25/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Insta Inspo

9 Houston Latinas You Need In Your Instagram Feed

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and get some #OOTD inspiration from this bevy of beauties.

10/07/2019 By Gabi De la Rosa

¡Musica!

The Sounds of Hispanic Houston

A new Houston Public Library exhibition explores the past and present of the city's under-appreciated musical icons.

08/29/2019 By Brittanie Shey

The First

Under-the-Radar Spots to Shine at Inaugural Latin Restaurant Weeks

The June 2-16 event will span cultures and cuisines.

05/30/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Mental Health

At Melanin and Mental Health, Helping to Facilitate Tough Talks in Minority Communities

“There’s no denying that our communities are strong and resilient and all those things, but imagine how much better we would be if we got help.”

07/31/2017 By Allyson Waller

Books

A Nuevo Bookstore Brings New Shelf Life to an Underserved Market

Nuestra Palabra Arts & Books is only the fifth Latino-focused bookstore in the nation.

02/20/2017 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Culture & Festivals

Annual Festival Chicano Heads to Miller Outdoor Theatre

This weekend, local Tejano musicians gather at Hermann Park to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

10/01/2015 By Sara Samora

Slideshow

Mayor’s Hispanic Heritage Awards

Mayor Annise Parker invited Houstonians to eat, sing, and dance in celebration of Houston’s rich Hispanic heritage.

10/13/2014

Business

Cultural Currency

Alex López Negrete gives us a trillion reasons to market to Hispanics.

07/01/2013 By Peter Holley Photography by Todd Spoth