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Before the Parade, Check Out These Pride Specials

Wine Bar 307 Fairview

Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar at Fairview and Taft has an ample and interesting outdoor area, an affordable and approachable wine list, and a fascinating snack ...

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$ Hamburgers 2118 Lamar Street, Suite 102

$$$ French, Mediterranean 5115 Westheimer Road, Suite C2500

Cocktails 419 Travis St

    Before the Parade, Check Out These Pride Specials
    Beware of falling glitter. That's the best advice I can give you if you're hanging out downtown a few hours before the Houston Pride parade kicks off on Saturday. Oh, sure, there's the usual things you need to do if you're spending time outside on a June Houston Saturday-stay hydrated, wear sunscreen, and so on-but also be aware of glitter falling out of the sky.
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Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Celebrate Pride with a Drag Queen Brunch

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...Block Party features some of the area’s favorite watering holes, including Big Star Bar, 1005 West 19th; Presidio, 911 West 11th; Bobcat Teddy’s, 2803 White Oak; Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale...

...of the area’s favorite watering holes, including Big Star Bar, 1005 West 19th; Presidio, 911 West 11th; Bobcat Teddy’s, 2803 White Oak; Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale; Eureka Heights, 941 West...

...holes, including Big Star Bar, 1005 West 19th; Presidio, 911 West 11th; Bobcat Teddy’s, 2803 White Oak; Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale; Eureka Heights, 941 West 18th; and Johnny’s Gold Brick...

...West 19th; Presidio, 911 West 11th; Bobcat Teddy’s, 2803 White Oak; Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale; Eureka Heights, 941 West 18th; and Johnny’s Gold Brick, 2518 Yale. Bike, bar hop...

...West 11th; Bobcat Teddy’s, 2803 White Oak; Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale; Eureka Heights, 941 West 18th; and Johnny’s Gold Brick, 2518 Yale. Bike, bar hop, and get free shuttles between...

...Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale; Eureka Heights, 941 West 18th; and Johnny’s Gold Brick, 2518 Yale. Bike, bar hop, and get free shuttles between participating locations...

    Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Celebrate Pride with a Drag Queen Brunch
    Here's a look at this weekend's best culinary happenings: Battle Royale With Cheese at Bernie's Burger Bus Friday, 9 p.m. 2200 Yale Slow Dough Bread Co, Houston Dairymaids, Saint Arnold Brewing Company and Eureka Heights Brew Company are collaborating for the Battle Royale With Cheese throwdown at Bernie's Burger Bus.
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This Week in Houston Food Events: Get Refreshed on National Martini Day

Boheme, 307 Fairview, will be hosting a Trerè Wine Tasting from 6 to 8 p.m. Tickets are...

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CRAVE, 5600 Kirby, 1151 Uptown Park, 2501 Research Forest, will be celebrating its ten year anniversary by featuring a different top-selling throwback cupcake each week through Sunday, August 12. This week’s throwback is the 2010 Margarita flavor.

Brennan’s, 3300 Smith, is bringing back its Summer Break Menu, offering a choice of three a la carte...

Liberty Kitchen locations, 1050 Studewood, 713-802-0533; 4224 San Felipe, 713-622-1010; 963 Bunker Hill, 713-468-3745...

Liberty Kitchen locations, 1050 Studewood, 713-802-0533; 4224 San Felipe, 713-622-1010; 963 Bunker Hill, 713-468-3745, will by celebrating National Martini Day...

Liberty Kitchen locations, 1050 Studewood, 713-802-0533; 4224 San Felipe, 713-622-1010; 963 Bunker Hill, 713-468-3745, will by celebrating National Martini Day by offering a special pairing for...

Batanga, 908 Congress, is hosting a cross-cultural, meet and greet and pop-up dinner fusing Filipino flavors...

Lucille’s, 5512 La Branch, invites guests to take a tour of Italy at this intimate, five-and-a-half...

Bistro Provence, 13616 Memorial, will be offering a special musical a la carte menu — classic French dishes and paired...

...Company are collaborating for the Battle Royale With Cheese throwdown at Bernie’s Burger Bus, 2200 Yale, at 9 p.m. The epic charity event benefits KIDS' MEALS, with Saint Arnold and...

Public Services Wine & Whisky, 202 Travis, will host a Japanese Whiskey class at 2 p.m. This class will focus on Suntory and Nikka blends and single malt whiskies up to 18 years of age, with featured snacks. Cost is $65 plus tax. 

...Block Party features some of the area’s favorite watering holes, including Big Star Bar, 1005 West 19th; Presidio, 911 West 11th; Bobcat Teddy’s, 2803 White Oak; Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale...

...of the area’s favorite watering holes, including Big Star Bar, 1005 West 19th; Presidio, 911 West 11th; Bobcat Teddy’s, 2803 White Oak; Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale; Eureka Heights, 941 West...

...holes, including Big Star Bar, 1005 West 19th; Presidio, 911 West 11th; Bobcat Teddy’s, 2803 White Oak; Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale; Eureka Heights, 941 West 18th; and Johnny’s Gold Brick...

...West 19th; Presidio, 911 West 11th; Bobcat Teddy’s, 2803 White Oak; Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale; Eureka Heights, 941 West 18th; and Johnny’s Gold Brick, 2518 Yale. Bike, bar hop...

...West 11th; Bobcat Teddy’s, 2803 White Oak; Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale; Eureka Heights, 941 West 18th; and Johnny’s Gold Brick, 2518 Yale. Bike, bar hop, and get free shuttles between...

...Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale; Eureka Heights, 941 West 18th; and Johnny’s Gold Brick, 2518 Yale. Bike, bar hop, and get free shuttles between participating locations. The party runs from 2...

For the fourth year in a row, One Fifth, 1658 Westheimer, has invited friends to cook a Southern dinner paired with big ass bottles of ros...

    This Week in Houston Food Events: Get Refreshed on National Martini Day
    Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: All week long Ten Year Anniversary Throwback at CRAVE CRAVE, 5600 Kirby, 1151 Uptown Park, 2501 Research Forest, will be celebrating its ten year anniversary by featuring a different top-selling throwback cupcake each week through Sunday, August 12. This week's throwback...
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Aurora Picture Show added 32 new photos — wit...

A huge thanks to everyone who contributed to the Aurora20 campaign and who made our 20th anniversary celebration last week a great experience! Here are some photos, and there are more at https://flic.kr/s/aHsmhAtnZC

    Aurora Picture Show
    Aurora Picture Show added a new photo - with Gina Rodriguez Miller and 3 others.
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We're excited about tonight's collaboration w...

We're excited about tonight's collaboration with Contemporary Arts Museum Houston–the Houston premiere of "Tia Chuck" about San Antonio artist Chuck Ramirez with filmmakers Mark and Angela Walley here! Free-admission, first come, first served. (Doors at 7pm, screening at 7:30pm)

    Aurora Picture Show
    We're excited about tonight's collaboration with Contemporary Arts Museum Houston-the Houston premiere of "Tia Chuck" about San Antonio artist Chuck Ramirez with filmmakers Mark and Angela Walley...
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    Aurora Picture Show updated their cover photo.
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Nice to see this piece on Nick Vaughan and Ja...

Nice to see this piece on Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin's recent gallery show at Devin Borden and their video installation at Aurora!

    Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin: The Scene at Devin Borden Gallery
    Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin Detail: The Scene (J.J. Farmer as Wonder Woman) 2017 hand-cut map. Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin, Revolutionary Implements: Molotov Cocktails (left) and Nail Lacquer (right)2018 mixed media 83 x 30 x 30" each. Stepping into The Scene (Houston: 1969 -1981) at Devin Borden Gallery, the space seemed small, tight.
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Jackson Boulevard: Palimpsest of Urban Life and Southern Myth by Randal Hall

...street patterns and industrial buildings on the east side of Montrose. That vestigial remnant of Jackson east of Montrose became attractive for development. A car wash, a door and windows supply shop, and an...

    Jackson Boulevard: Palimpsest of Urban Life and Southern Myth by Randal Hall | OffCite Blog
    Randal Hall is Editor, Journal of Southern History, and Associate Professor of History at Rice University. Jackson Boulevard is short. Running from Waugh Drive to Montrose Boulevard and a stone's throw beyond, it covers barely more than two east-to-west blocks. Even a near-sighted bookworm like me can see from end to end.
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Jun 11

Man shot during altercation in alleyway in Montrose area

According to police, the incident occurred around 8:00 p.m. Sunday in the 2500 block of Hopkins Street at Hyde Park.

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    Man shot during altercation in alleyway in Montrose area
    HOUSTON- The Houston Police Department is investigating the shooting of a man in south Houston. According to police, the incident occurred around 8:00 p.m. Sunday in the 2500 block of Hopkins Street at Hyde Park. Witnesses told police they first heard arguing and yelling, followed by gunshots.
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Montrose-area shooting leaves one injured

Police are investigating a shooting Sunday night in the 2500 block of Hopkins, where a man was injured but is expected to survive.

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Some party GIFs here: https://giphy.com/channel/aurorapictureshow

    Aurorapictureshow GIFs - Find & Share on GIPHY
    Find the best & newest featured Aurorapictureshow GIFs. Search, discover and share your favorite GIFs. The best GIFs are on GIPHY.
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Aurora Picture Show added 9 new photos.

What a fantastic evening! Special thanks to Cinema Bomar, Pablo Giminez-Zapiola, Dave Merson Hess, Polish Pete, DJ Flash Gordon Parks, El Topo tacos, Brazil, Phoenicia, Pepperoni's, Saint Arnold brewery and so many others for helping make this milestone birthday special for Aurora! #Aurora20

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    Aurora Picture Show added a new photo.
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A Brief History of Houston Pride

...the nation’s first safe-sex guide was published in Houston. JR’s opened at 808 Pacific, as well as the Ripcord at 715 Fairview...

...published in Houston. JR’s opened at 808 Pacific, as well as the Ripcord at 715 Fairview...

...hang what they believed to be the world’s largest chandelier at the intersection of Montrose and Westheimer. Weighing 1,000 pounds and measuring 20 feet across, the chandelier was originally part of...

Pride Houston spent $15,000 to install rainbow-colored crosswalks at the intersection of Westheimer and Taft, and HPD’s parade entry featured an SUV adorned with Pride stickers.

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...of about 60 gathered in the parking lot of the Exile, a gay bar at 1011 Bell Street. At 1 p.m., the group walked a half-block west on Bell before rounding...

The parade was one of the briefest in history, lasting only 40 minutes, and the crowd was among the smallest. In August, activist Eleanor Munger opened Omega House at 616 Branard, giving destitute gay men in the last stages of AIDS a home-like atmosphere in which to die.

    A Brief History of Houston Pride
    When people look back on the gay-rights movement of the 1970s, they tend to think in terms of New York City and San Francisco. But Houston was just as active in the last half of that turbulent decade.
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