Houston’s Food Culture on Display at 16th Annual Houston Press Menu of Menus Extravaganza
Last year, the Houston Astros won the World Series. This was a great accomplishment for the team and a huge boost for the city after Hurricane Harvey. But baseball isn’t the only thing our city does well. We are also a world-class food town. Houston’s innovative food culture was... Read more
Tacolandia is Like Heaven for Taco Lovers
Tacos are the perfect food – delicious, portable, and filling. One of the great things about living in Houston is that I can eat tacos for breakfast, lunch, and dinner (something I’ve done several times). If you love tacos as much as I do, then you must attend Tacolandia.... Read more
Houstonians Show Off Their Sneakers at the Zina Garrison Academy Gala
Houstonians paired their fancy dresses and suits with their coolest pairs of sneakers to attend the Zina Garrison Academy Gala. The event, which raised money for the academy, celebrated tennis legends Zina Garrison and Lori McNeil, and their work in introducing thousands of children to the sport. Garrison founded... Read more
Mocha Man Style Blogger and Social Media Mixer at The Gite Gallery
Join us on Sunday, November 6, 2016 for a Blogger & Social Media Mixer. Hosted by Frederick J. Goodall of Mocha Man Style, this fun event will be held at The Gite Gallery, one of Houston’s most elegant art galleries. Network with Houston’s top bloggers and social media professionals... Read more
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner’s Birthday Celebration
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner recently celebrated his birthday with a big fundraiser at Irma’s Southwest Grill in downtown Houston. More than 300 friends, city officials, contractors, and business owners packed the place. Those in attendance donated thousands of dollars to Turner’s campaign coffers. Follow Black Style Houston on Twitter... Read more
Comicpalooza, the Largest Comic-Con in Houston, Will be Held July 17-19, 2016
Since it’s beginnings in the lobby of the Alamo Drafthouse Theater in July of 2008, Comicpalooza’s goal has been to help local comic creators reach the media and the public. Over the years, it has grown into a multi-genre, comic book, science fiction, anime, gaming, and pop culture convention. I’ve been attending the... Read more
Mocha Man Style Events: #GameChangers Twitter Chat
If you’ve been watching the NBA this year, you know that Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors have been real game changers. They set a new league record for best start (23-0) and are on pace to surpass the Chicago Bulls’ single season record of 72-10. But this record-breaking season... Read more
Mocha Man Style Events: “Deadpool” Advanced Screening
Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, Deadpool tells the story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense... Read more
Houston Press Artopia Celebrates the Best of Houston’s Art and Culture
As a native Houstonian, I’m always eager to tell everyone about what makes my city great. Our food is delicious, our music is diverse, our visual artists are world-class, and our residents are some of the most stylish people in the country (yes, even with our cowboy hats and... Read more
Unleash Your Need for Speed During the MINI Motoring Challenge
This post is sponsored by MINI If you’ve seen The Italian Job, you probably want to drive a MINI. The car chases and stunts were amazing and made MINIs even more coveted than before. I recently drove a MINI through the streets of L.A. and believe me, the car lives up... Read more