The Drop Everything List

Spring Forward

Apr 27, 2017 By Michael Hoinski

Summer will be here before you know it. Ten things to get out and do ahead of those 100-degree days.

Last Call

Mar 17, 2017 By Michael Hoinski

Though many of Texas’s classic dance halls have been lost to history, there are still a few going as strong as ever. See them for yourself during next week's Texas Dance Hall Tour.

Accordion to Eva

Feb 16, 2017 By Michael Hoinski

Eva Ybarra is still the queen of the accordion, and she’ll prove it with a mix of conjunto and country at the Briscoe Western Art Museum.

Think Big

Feb 3, 2017 By Michael Hoinski

A grand era of large-scale, site-specific installation art at Rice Gallery comes to an end. But does a new beginning await?

Bird’s-Eye View

Dec 9, 2016 By Michael Hoinski

The holiday season is the best time to scope out the majestic sandhill cranes that call Galveston their winter home.

Saving Grace

Nov 22, 2016 By Michael Hoinski

Eleven ideas for holiday fun after the turkey sandwiches are gone and Uncle Al wants to talk about politics.

Music, Love, and Baseball

Sep 22, 2016 By Michael Hoinski

The eleventh annual Trans-Pecos Festival, at El Cosmico in Marfa, brings together not just top musical acts but a community of baseball aficionados.

The Prodigal Sun

Aug 25, 2016 By Michael Hoinski

The story behind Andy Warhol’s unfinished film, commissioned for the 1968 HemisFair and now being screened at the Menil.

Hand of God
Put a Sock In It

Aug 19, 2016 By Michael Hoinski

A disturbing yet uproarious dark comedy featuring a foul-mouthed puppet ends its Broadway run bound for Houston.