Contest: Win Pair of VIP Passes to Houston Press BestFest ($300 Value) with 3 WinnersIt’s the Best of Houston all weekend in one Midtown location… Houston Press BestFest kicks off its inaugural event September 24-25, 2011. The weekend features Houston’s best in music, arts, and food. Catch national and local acts including Cake, Deer Tick, Bun B, Buxton, The Tontons and more.

Food lovers will enjoy the 10 – 15 past Best of Houston food winners with food samples and tasty treats. Browse various art forms from organizations and individuals with everything from face painting and art cars to visual pieces available for purchase.

Three lucky folks can win a pair of VIP tickets to this fabulous weekend event. Special VIP passes provide access to the VIP lounge with appetizer buffet, free non-alcoholic beverages, lounge-style seating, and a private viewing area next to the stage.

HOW: Leave a comment on this post to enter to win a pair of VIP tickets to BestFest, valued at $300/pair. Contest ends Wednesday, September 21, at 7 pm CST. Three winners will be randomly selected by my blog app, And the Winner Is…. Winners will be announced by email and on this site Thursday morning. You must be a Houston-area resident (21 years and older) and able to attend the event this weekend.

The 2011 Best of Houston issue will hit stores September 29. BestFest weekend celebrates 23 years of the Houston Press‘ annual Best of Houston issue. The festival will be located in the Midtown β€œSuperblock” off Travis andΒ Main.

Thanks to Houston Press for providing these VIP passes for Houston on the Cheap readers. I did not receive any compensation or product in return.