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The @dayfornightfest crowd at Post HTX in downtown Houston. Day for Night cancelled all outdoors music after 10 p.m. on Saturday. All artists will perform, but set times have been rescheduled. (@jvincephoto / For the Houston Chronicle)
Houston Chronicle photographers capture the year's most memorable moments of 2017. Link in profile.
The Houston Astros introduced relief pitcher and free-agent signee Joe Smith Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Houston. ( Steve Gonzales / Houston Chronicle ) #astros  #houstonastros #baseball #beisbol  #mlb #houston #texas #minutemaid #minutemaidpark #worldseries
'A bird in the hand is worth two in the air?’ Bob Bunoza, better known as " Mr. Park" or "Birdman," has been feeding the birds and squirrels in Memorial Park almost everyday for 40 years. Bunoza, 73, was feeding pigeons and doves unsalted peanuts Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, in Houston's Memorial Park. ( Steve Gonzales / Houston Chronicle ) #bird #birdman #birds #memorialpark #houston #texas
Houston Rockets James Harden celebrates one of his three-pointers late against the Pelicans, taking the Rockets win streak to 10 at the Toyota Center. (Karen Warren/Houston Chronicle) @houstonrockets #rocketswinstreak #nba
Danna Espinoza, 7, does her best to stay on top of her skates during the 2nd annual #YearOfJoy Holiday Ice Skating Party at the ICE at Discovery Green Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, in Houston. Joy Sewing hosted nearly 100 children from the Third Ward to holiday event. There was also a party on the deck with food, cake and toys provided by H-E-B. ( Steve Gonzales / Houston Chronicle ) #skate #iceskating #houston #texas #heb #discoverygreen
Honorary Texans cheerleader Simone Biles on the sidelines before the start of the first quarter of an NFL football game at NRG Stadium, Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, in Houston. ( @karen_warren_801 / Houston Chronicle )
Henry Thompson, his wife Kate and their two stay live in their damaged home while repairs are being done. “Even though the process is extremely frustrating, we just have to keep reminding ourselves that it could be a whole lot worse," Kate Thompson said. By @jonjshapley ———— See the story exploring the National Flood Insurance Program at houstonchronicle.com
Katy Tigers are going to Round 5 of the playoffs game after claiming the regional championship title at NRG Stadium on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, in Houston. The Tigers defeated the North Shore Mustangs 31-3. ( @yichin.lee / Houston Chronicle ) #hsfootball #football #texashsfootball #katytigers #katyfootball
Eva Whitehorn, 5, enjoys playing and seeing snow for the first time in Southwyck Lake Park Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, in Pearland. Her mother Nargiza Whitehorn said her daughter has been wishing for snow even saying "Mommy, I'll give away all of my toys if I could see snow." ( Steve Gonzales / Houston Chronicle ) #snow #houston #pearland #texas #weather #snowangel
Mrs. Claus ( Sgt., Jacqueline Fortune ), center,  and other Harris County Sheriff's personnel send good wishes to a Facebook Live feed as they delivered a semi-truck full of Christmas gifts to the Children's Assessment Center Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, in Houston. ( Steve Gonzales / Houston Chronicle ) #hcso #sheriffedgonzalez #christmas #gifts #houston #texas #deputy #peaceofficers #santaclaus
Snow day in Houston, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. Photos by @mariedennise / Houston Chronicle