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Cooking Con Siete: Grain Free Jambalaya!
February 10, 2021
On February 16th, the Siete Familia and Wheatsville Food Co-Op are partnering to bring you Salud y Sabor: Cooking Con Siete: Grain Free Jambalaya! Chef Scarleth and Chef Dan from Siete’s culinary and innovation...
Austin Working to Regain Fit City Status
February 3, 2021
Austin has always had fitness and music as its claim to fame. However, a recent study released by the American Fitness Index put Austin as the 31st place among the country’s fittest cities — a 17-point...
Grand Opening: The Bearded Baking Co. at Still Austin
February 2, 2021
The grand opening of The Bearded Baking Company food truck launched late last month at South Austin’s Still Austin Whiskey Co. The new on-site food truck comes as a partnership between Still Austin and...
Behind the Scenes: The Art of the Hollywood Backdrop
January 28, 2021
The Bass Concert Hall Stage is turning into a gallery as Texas Performing Arts presents Behind the Scenes: The Art of the Hollywood Backdrop. See mid-century Hollywood through an up-close view of these historic...
Youth America Grand Prix Comes to Austin
January 20, 2021
On January 23 and 24, hundreds of talented aspiring ballet dancers from all over Texas will be at the 20th season of Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) ballet scholarship auditions. Age ranges from 9...
Popcorn Thanks Product Release
January 17, 2021
Austin local mom of three, Natalie Chodniewicz, recently launched the family-friendly product Popcorn Thanks. It’s an activity of gratitude, Chodniewicz says, that she designed to help teach families how to cultivate a thankful heart....
New 80-Suite Boutique Hotel
January 15, 2021
Colton House Hotel, an 80-suite luxury hotel just opened on Austin’s iconic South Congress Avenue. The property is meant to showcase the captivating spirit of the Lone Star State and pay due respect to...
New Exercise Equipment for Butler Shores
January 13, 2021
The Trail Foundation has a plan to replace and enhance the Butler Shores exercise equipment across from ZACH Theatre. The new equipment is scheduled for completion in 2022 and aims to provide more fitness...
Salt & Time Announces Wine Shop and New Beverage Director
January 11, 2021
The local favorite Salt & Time has just announced that it will expand its reach to now include a wine shop focused on natural wines! This announcement also comes with the naming of a...
Longhorns Welcome Steve Sarkisian
January 4, 2021
Big news in the college football world! Replacement for Tom Herman was announced Saturday as Steve Sarkisian for head coach of the Longhorns.    
Austin to Stage 5 Restrictions
December 23, 2020
Due to the growing number of cases and hospitalizations in the Austin area,  the city moved back to Stage 5 restrictions. Citizens are encouraged to practice extreme caution over the holiday season and avoid...
Festive Uchiko Sweet Holiday Box
December 18, 2020
The Limited Edition Uchiko Sweet Holiday Box was created by executive pastry chef at Uchiko and all of Uchi restaurants, Ariana Quant. The box is a collection of holiday confections including chocolate mediants, huckleberry caramels, s’more...
State Hospitals Receive First Shipments of COVID-19 Vaccine
December 17, 2020
According to a press release from The Texas Health and Human Services Commission, the commission announced Thursday that it received the first shipments of COVID-19 vaccine for state hospitals in Austin, San Antonio, Terrell...
Eberly Reopens!
December 15, 2020
After almost 9 months, the Austin favorite reopens! Having closed their doors mid-March due to the pandemic, everyone is looking forward to being able to safely enjoy their food once again.
Rise Virtual Kickboxing Classes
December 12, 2020
Local kickboxing gym, Rise Kickboxing is creating another option for those who are still uncomfortable with heading to the gym — virtual kickboxing classes. Rise is launching their own, On-Demand platform and will be...
Eden East Holiday Meals To Go
December 9, 2020
Holiday meals featuring a smoked bone-in pork loin and Eden East Farm veggies  are available for pick up at the Eden East Farm in Bastrop and Eden West Food Truck in Driftwood locations on Wednesday 12/23. See the...
Block 21 Contest!
December 7, 2020
BLOCK 21 (W AUSTIN, ACL LIVE, and recent addition 3TEN ACL LIVE) is turning 10! To celebrate the decade of memories, they created a contest for a chance to win an unforgettable BLOCK 21 EXPERIENCE! Two...
Desert Door Hosts 2nd Annual Holiday Market
December 5, 2020
Desert Door will be hosting its second annual holiday market featuring exclusive Texas makers in addition to seasonal cocktails, savory bites from Eden West, and live music on December 12 from 2 p.m. to 6...
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