The fur and the beads were flying on Sunday, February 12 in Soulard during the 19th annual Beggin' Pet Parade. This year they were competing to win a world record for the most dogs in costume at an event. Photos by Crystal Rolfe.
Labor Day weekend in Philadelphia saw the Made in America Festival, a first-year music festival organized by Jay-Z, who headlined Saturday night. Pearl Jam headlined Sunday night. Photos by Marcos Torres for the Houston Press.
Naughti Gras is back for it's fifth year. On display were various works of erotic art from local and regional artists. Entertainment featured a dance area with DJ's and a center stage featuring numerous acts of burlesque, aerial artists, belly dancing, and more! Photos by Crystal Rolfe.
Colorado-based Big Head Todd & the Monsters brought their laid-back vibe to the Pageant Saturday, February 4. The band told the crowd that the St. Louis venue was one of their favorites, second only to Denver's Red Rocks. Opening was the KC blues trio, Trampled Under Foot. Photos by Todd Owyoung.
Ian Froeb dives into Mathew's Kitchen, which turns out "comfort food with a twist." A new venture by former stockbroker Mathew Unger, Mathew's Kitchen resides in the building that was the Hampton Avenue home to Del Pietro's for 35 years. Photos by Jennifer Silverberg.