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  • 25th Annual Houston Transgender Unity Banquet
    August 19, 2017
    On September 16, the Houston Transgender Unity Committee will celebrate the 25th anniversary of their annual Houston Transgender Unity Banquet . The Unity Banquet has become the largest transgender community event in Houston and is a night for transgender individuals and their allies to come together and honor activists in the Houston community. The event attracts more than 200 people including transgender community leaders, equality advocates, politicians, business leaders, and most
  • Bring on the Boys
    August 8, 2017
    Move over ladies, burlesque is not just for you anymore. Men have become influenced by the performance art and are coming to Houston to steal the show. The downtown hotspot Prohibition Supperclub has partnered with the Terrible Enfants Theatre Company to premiere the Long Island Boys, Houston’s only “boylesque” show. However, these are no boys at all, these are men. Similar to the traditional genre of burlesque, these international male performers will dazzle audiences with...
  • Get Adventurous - Your Guide to Group Fun Credit: iFLY Houston Facebook Page
    July 28, 2017
    Exploring the city on your own is fun and checking it out with your partner can, well, double your pleasure. But if you want to really have a ball, get a whole group on board. While touring museums, checking out the latest blockbuster or shopping are always great standbys, we have something a little more adventurous for your crew--Bayou City Style. One, two, three, throw If you’re looking for something completely different, we just may have found it for you. Axe throwing. You heard that...
  • Last Minute Summer Reads
    July 28, 2017
    There is nothing more satisfying than laying out at the pool and feeling the Houston heat while reading a good book. The summer season is coming to a close and the number of relaxing pool days is sadly dwindling. If you have worked out that brain this summer, don’t worry because we have compiled a list of LGBT novels sure to entice everybody. Pick up or download one of these LGBT books and take full advantage of the end of summer. Call Me By Your Name — Andre Aciman This love story...
  • Gayme On!
    July 25, 2017
    Every now and then, the usual bar routine can get monotonous. Hanging out with friends while sipping some of Houston’s best cocktails is fun and all but why not add another level to your usual weekend night? Luckily, a lot of Houston bars and groups offer up gaming entertainment that can spice up your night or allow you to expand your social circle. Plus, a little friendly competition never hurt anyone, right? Bingo Nowadays, bingo is not just the game you once associated with your...
  • Vocal Local – Mike Holloman Credit: Monica Kressman
    July 17, 2017
    Mike Holloman is a Houstonian born and raised, having lived in Houston his entire life aside from his time at Texas A&M studying finance. “Since college I have lived in central Houston, in the Montrose, Upper Kirby, and Rice University areas. So, I’m a pure native Texan and Houstonian.” As far as work goes, Holloman owns the central Houston franchise of Murphy Business Brokers, a national business brokerage firm, where he works as a business broker. “After working...
  • Beat the Heat this Summer
    July 7, 2017
    If there's one thing that Houston is known for its heat. When June rolls around you can be sure that Houstonians are on the lookout for clever ways to beat the heat. The good news is H-Town is filled with great escapes marked by cooler temps. Whether you're a foodie, an adventure seeker, an arts connoisseur, or a lover of all things H2O, you will find your heat free heaven here in the bayou city. Here are seven things to do in Houston when the summer heat has you running for cover....
  • 10 "Must Stop" Pizza Spots
    June 20, 2017
    When it comes to pizza, one person’s perfect pie is another person’s close but no cigar. H-Town has so much great pizza to offer that whether you love it super crispy and charred or deep dish and gooey, you are sure to find your pizza profile somewhere close. Here are a handful of the city's best spots, as well as an extended list for some more delicious diversion. Bombay Pizza Co. Italian pizza with Indian flavors is what you’ll find at Bombay, like Tandoori Chicken,...
  • Pride Crosswalk Coming to Montrose
    June 16, 2017
    Montrose will soon have a new, physical tribute to the LGBT community just in time for this year’s Pride celebration. Work will begin this weekend on a pride crosswalk at the intersection of Westheimer Road and Taft Street. Initially envisioned as a tribute to a young man tragically killed in a hit-and-run accident there last year, the project has taken on a broader significance as it honors the support and friendship many find in Houston’s LGBT community. Steered by a special...
  • The Hottest Houston Pride Events
    June 16, 2017
    When it comes to Houston Pride there is a lot more going on than the parade. The week leading up to the parade is basically one big celebration with events taking place all over the city. Keeping track of all the goings-on can feel overwhelming. Well don’t worry, we've got you covered with the highlights of Houston events happening the week leading up to Pride. Wednesday, June 21 • Rock the Runway — Feast on hors d’oeuvres and fabulous cocktails while watching...