Archive for Austin Events

Jester King Brewery

Jester King Brewery is a local brewery located in the southwest portion of Austin near Dripping Springs and Oak Hill. It’s feels as if it’s in the middle of no where, for now, though knowing Austin the area will develop faster than most of us expect. It’s the best of Texas incorporating the tradition of craft […]

Four Seasons Day Spay in Austin, Such a Treat

Who doesn’t love a day  at the spa? To me they are a rare treat, something to indulge in once in a blue moon, special occasions and the like. So of course when my best friend of 10 years came into town and said let’s go to Four Seasons Downtown Austin for your birthday, my […]

Fun Things to Do in Austin, The Bat Sunset Cruise

Sometimes you just have to be a tourist in your own town! I tend to avoid the tourist traps so to speak, but really they can often be a novelty thing to do. So last night I headed out to the sunset tour on the lake to see the bats. Now being a long time […]

New Station and New Studio for Austin’s KUT

Austin’s public broadcasting station, KUT, launched a new radio station on January 2nd. KUT is now news and talk and the new KUTX is all music. They sort of took one great party and divided it into two. Of course there were a few that grumbled about the change, but for the most part many […]

Cherrywood Art Fair in East Austin

This past weekend I went to the annual Cherrywood Art Fair in East Austin. The fair is held each holiday season – December – at Maplewood Elementary School on East 38 1/2 Street.  Many know this neighborhood as Cherrywood, the area lies just east of the UT campus and the hospital district. It’s a cool […]