Change coming for this year’s Pasadena Strawberry Festival
Strawberry Festival goers have never had to go far to see the entertainment provided at the three-day event, but a change back to how the stage setup used to be will put people closer to the action this year.
Festival organizers decided to move the stage back inside the festival after having it outside in the nearby arena for the past four years.
Review: Star-studded lineup celebrates Kris Kristofferson
Various artists, "The Life & Songs of Kris Kristofferson" (Blackbird)
A star-studded lineup — including Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell and Lady Antebellum — performs a live tribute to one of country music's transformative singer-songwriters.
Country singer, entrepreneur open barbecue restaurant in Alvin
Pearland entrepreneur Douglas McReaken says he always knew the combination of beer, barbecue and live music was a formula for success.
But, it wasn't until he noticed the buzz created by a political fundraiser held at his Smithville ranch that the idea to open his own restaurant began to take shape.
Chronicle critics offer entertainment suggestions
A holiday fiesta: A Texas treasure, Los Texmaniacs create a many-faceted sound that nicely represents some of the breadth of music from the state with conjunto as its home base. Max Baca's ensemble turns 20 next year but before celebrating anniversaries, they'll offer their TexMex Holiday Fiesta. And, as is sometimes the case, they'll bring along two of their friends, regular collaborators and flat-out legends: Flaco Jimenez and Augie Meyers. 8 p.m. Friday at Heights Theater, 339 W. 19th; $28-$50; theheightstheater.com.