What: Casa de Esperanza young professional happy hour.
Where: La Grange Houston.
The 411: Proving that it's never to early to start celebrating, more than 100 supporters of Casa de Esperanza poured in to the popular Montrose watering hole to start things cooking for the group's sixth annual chili cook-off. La Grange provided the cocktails and light bites for the throng.
Guests toasted the February 20, 2016 cook-off and its chairs Jordan and Duncan Balcom and Katie and Mitchell Currie.
Who: Jaclyn Martin, John Vivrett, Matt Prochazka, Katie and Chris Manuel, Katie and Patrick Morris, Jodi and Mike Gough, Todd Fineman, Dwight Clark, Jasmyn Gibson, Patrick Hawkey and Chris Kruse.