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Heiress's birthday bash, J.J. Watt bloopers and a BBQ comeback lead the week's most popular stories

Heiress's birthday bash and J.J. Watt bloopers lead week's top stories

News, Shelby, Margaret Williams 80th birthday, Sept. 2015
Philanthropist Margaret Alkek Williams celebrated her 80th birthday in style. © Priscilla Dickson
J.J. Watt Texans Bull
J.J. Watt is a star both on and off the field. © Michelle Watson/Catchlight Group
Gatlin's BBQ Garden Oaks
The new Gatlin's BBQ, located on Ella Boulevard near 34th Street, will serve up the same barbecue the original was known for. Photo by Eric Sandler
Hermann Park's Urban Green party attendees
With so many young professionals events to go to this fall, let CultureMap tell you which ones you can't miss. Photo by Andrew Richardson
Christian's Tailgate downtown
Downtown is getting another hot spot with another location of one of Houston's most popular burger joints and bars. Photo by Eric Sandler
News, Shelby, Margaret Williams 80th birthday, Sept. 2015
J.J. Watt Texans Bull
Gatlin's BBQ Garden Oaks
Hermann Park's Urban Green party attendees
Christian's Tailgate downtown

Editor’s note: It's time to recap the most popular stories on CultureMap from this past week:

1. After giving millions to arts and medicine, this heiress celebrates her birthday in grand style. Find out all the details about local philanthropist Margaret Alkek Williams' unforgettable 80th birthday bash at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

2. J.J. Watt's H-E-B bloopers give Hard Knocks a run for its money and viewers a ton of laughs. Take a hilarious behind the scenes look at the commercials H-E-B filmed with the 26-year-old Texans superstar.

3. Gatlin's BBQ set to open in new digs with its renowned crowd-pleasing favorites and more. Get the inside scoop on the beloved barbecue joint new location, reopening on Ella Boulevard this week after closing its 19th Street location in February.

4. Eleven fall parties that should be on every young professional's social calendar. Find out exactly which parties to hit this fall with CultureMap's guide to the hottest social events for young professionals.

5. Celebrated burger joint joins the downtown scene offering lunch through late-night feasting. The fourth location of one of Houston's most popular burger joints and bars has been added to the roster of downtown hotspots.