The festival of my culinary dreams is coming up- the inaugural Austin Meatball Festival. Taking place at Winflo Osteria on Saturday, November 23rd the meatballs festival will feature tasty samples ranging from Mom’s traditional to meatball sandwiches and sliders. Competing restuarants include Winflo Osteria, Benji’s Cantina, Mulberry, Max’s Wine Dive, Lucky’s Puccia, Umami Mia [...]
Last night, a group of friends and I participated in the annual nonprofit Halloween Haunt, SCARE for a CURE. SCARE is Austin’s only extreme, full-contact and interactive haunted experience. This year’s theme of the haunt was a Fairy Tale Nightmare, which was dedicated to the adventures of “Grimm’s Fairy Tales”.
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With a new season getting ready to begin, it’s the perfect time to schedule some spa time as we gear up for cooler weather. Viva Day Spa is offering a timely Back to School Spa package to get you ready for anything you have coming up this fall, whether it is a new school [...]
Sir Elton John closed out the night at the Eighth Annual Andy Roddick Foundation Gala. He played many fan favorites, with the audience singing along. This sold-out event was the chief fundraising opportunity for the Foundation, whose mission is to give low-income communities the opportunity to reach their full potential through education and [...]
SafePlace Celebration welcomed Victor Rivas Rivers to the Hilton Austin at the annual luncheon gala that raises funds for the shelter. As Executive Director, Julia Spann, said, SafePlace really splits its work between the shelter side, which serves those in need, and the office side, which works to effect change. As Spann explained, their [...]
Dogtoberfest: the autumn festival which brings dogs and humans alike to the Domain for an afternoon of costumes and cuteness. This year, the event came back for the sixth time and showed Austinites and Austin pups an amazing fall festival. The event benefits eight local rescues, all of which must serve this area and [...]
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The Mueller Farmers Market is a “festival of foods” every Sunday that allows visitors to look at and taste fresh fruits, vegetables and artisan foods from local vendors and farmers. The weekly festival is a great event to bring friends, family and pets. Each farmer that participates may [...]
Halloween is just around the corner, and every little ghoul and goblin is looking for fall fun. Check out five of Austin’s top family events that are hosted by or benefit a local charity.
Austin’s favorite grocery store brings us a fun Halloween event for kids of all ages. The Whole Foods Halloween Bash [...]
Everything starts with a passion. For Ty Denton, this passion is dance, and it started at a young age. Watching him perform, it’s obvious he conveys Body Drop’s mission of “inspiring fitness through the love of dance,” during each class. Having started in Austin in early 2013, the classes are based on original [...]
The motto the “Live Music Capital of the World,” goes way beyond the music that plays on the stages. It is also found in the organizations and people that take the time to make a different, using music as a catalyst. ACL Cares serves as a catalyst to help raise awareness for the [...]