Things To Do In Austin in Austin, Texas

Lake Travis SpringFest

Lake Travis SpringFest

By Kristy Owen | Family Friendly, Festivals, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

It’s Spring in Austin, and that means it’s high-time for festivals, cook-offs and movies in the park. The Lake Travis SpringFest is combining a little bit of all these activities we love in one awesome weekend celebration! They’ll kick things off Friday evening with a movie on the lawn featuring Disney’s FROZEN sing-a-long. They’ll also

106.14  Free KIND Bar Bike Deliveries

106.14 Free KIND Bar Bike Deliveries

By Kristy Owen | Free things to do in Austin, Things To Do In Austin

Doing something nice for someone else has never been so easy. KIND Bar is doing a promotion where they will take someone FREE flower and KIND bars via a bike messenger. If you sign someone up and they cannot be reached or are not home when the delivery is made they’ll leave the KIND bars

Austin Derby Fest

Austin Derby Fest

By Kristy Owen | Festivals, Outside, Sponsored, Things To Do In Austin

Austin is celebrating the most exciting two minutes in sports like never before by hosting the inaugural Austin Derby Fest.  The streets are going to be blocked of for a one of a kind Kentucky Derby Block Party. They’ll have Ray Wylie Hubbard, Deer Tick, The Dirty River Boys, and Whiskey Shivers for entertainment throughout

Pet of the Week: Emmitt

Pet of the Week: Emmitt

By Kristy Owen | Pet of the week, Things To Do In Austin

Name: Emmitt Sex: Neutered Male Breed: Labrador mix Age: 2 year old Days in Shelter: almost 365 days Animal ID: A673637 Location: Kennel 515  Hey Austin, Emmitt would sure love a shot at a better life! He’s already on the way, now he just needs his forever home to keep him on track to a full, happy life. Emmitt came to Austin

105.14 Thai-Kun at Wonderland Bar

105.14 Thai-Kun at Wonderland Bar

By Kristy Owen | Things To Do In Austin, Trailer Eatery

Paul Qui is at it again, his newest project being the East Side Kings behind Wonderland (the old Cheer Up Charlie’s). The menu is similar in Asian style to the other East Side Kings, but with a heavier Thai accent. Here’s a run down on what I think you should order: Start with the grilled

Places To Have Easter Brunch In Austin, Texas

Places To Have Easter Brunch In Austin, Texas

By Kristy Owen | Restaurants, Things To Do In Austin

If you’re still deciding where you want to eat this Sunday, here’s a round up of some of our favorite places offering special Easter brunches in Austin. chavez Eaden East Chez Zee Trio at The Four Seasons Green Pastures Max’s Wine Dive  in.gredients The Driskill Banger’s Big Band Brunch 34th Street Cafe Russian House The

GIVEAWAY: Texas Rollergirls Tickets

GIVEAWAY: Texas Rollergirls Tickets

By Kristy Owen | Random Fun, Things To Do In Austin

The Texas Rollergirls bouts are one of the most raved about “things to do” in Austin, and for good reason. This Saturday’s match up will be an event that is fun for the entire family. Saturday is your chance to come out and see what all the fun is about. This is a very family

104.14 Indiana Jones and The Temple of Doom

104.14 Indiana Jones and The Temple of Doom

By Kristy Owen | Things To Do In Austin

There are certain movies that set the standard, and The Indiana Jones series definitely makes that list. It’s also a movie best watched on the big screen with surround sound. Tonight is your chance to come out and watch Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom as it was meant to be seen. They’re also

103.14 Art City Austin

103.14 Art City Austin

By Kristy Owen | Family Friendly, Outside, Things To Do In Austin

Austin is a city of the arts. It’s alive with talent, whether in theatre, painting, music, film or anything else that involves using the creative side of your brain. So an entire festival celebrating some of the amazing artistic talent on every corner is something worth talking about, and certainly worth attending. The streets will

102.14 EpicSUP Grand Opening

102.14 EpicSUP Grand Opening

By Kristy Owen | Outside, Random Fun, Things To Do In Austin

The day has arrived, EpicSUP is having their Grand Opening celebration. Come down to the rowing dock to hang out, have a free Deep Eddy cocktail and some GoodPops. You can stand up paddle on Supzilla, The World’s Largest Paddle Board. AND WE’RE GIVING AWAY A STAND UP PADDLE BOARD To enter to win the

Weekend Top Picks + SUP GIVEAWAY

Weekend Top Picks + SUP GIVEAWAY

By Kristy Owen | Things To Do In Austin

Saturday is the GRAND OPENING of EpicSUP at 2200 Lakeshore Blvd. There will be lots of fun going on all day. Supzilla – the World’s Largest Stand Up Paddle Board will be there GoodPop will be there from noon – 3:00 handing out their famous pops We will be serving some Deep Eddy complimentary cocktails

101.14 Sunset Cinema: Willie Wonka and The Chocolate Factory

101.14 Sunset Cinema: Willie Wonka and The Chocolate Factory

By Kristy Owen | Free things to do in Austin, Things To Do In Austin

It’s prime outdoor movie weather! Sunset Super Cinema at Whole Foods has its last movie in their series tonight, Willie Wonka and The Chocolate Factory. Whole Foods partnered again this year with Alamo Drafthouse and their Rolling Roadshow to bring their giant inflatable screen to the rooftop plaza on Friday nights! It’s such fun was to

100.14 Unplugged at The Grove

100.14 Unplugged at The Grove

By Kristy Owen | Free things to do in Austin, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

The 21st season of Unplugged at the Grove kicks off this evening! This weekly free music series under the shaded tree at Shady Grove has become a staple of Austin summers. Tonight What Made Milwaukee Famous will kick off the season! As always, these shows are free, they have $3.50 Ziegenbock drafts, good food and

100 Reasons Why Austin's The Best

100 Reasons Why Austin’s The Best

By Kristy Owen | Random Fun, Things To Do In Austin

Today is the 100th day of the year, so let’s have some fun. Last year we made a list of 100 Reasons You Call Yourself An Austinite. So here’s a list of 100 Reasons Why Austin’s The Best. 1. We put new meaning to casual Friday. Does anyone in Austin even own a suit? 2.

Best Places to See Bluebonnets in Austin

Best Places to See Bluebonnets in Austin

By Kristy Owen | Featured Gallery, Sponsored, Things To Do In Austin

After an atypically long and icy winter, Austinites are counting down the days to warmer weather.  Fortunately, signs of Spring are begging to emerge, from longer days to April showers. Most noticeably, bluebonnets are in full bloom and are blanketing Austin roadsides, making morning commutes a little more beautiful. This time of year, Texas’ state