The Color Run

The Color Run

By Kristy Owen | Things To Do In Austin



Heads Up: anyone interested in doing The Color Run, prices will increase tomorrow so sign up today! How’s this for coloring outside the lines? Start this 5k in a stark white t-shirt and finish looking something like the inside of a kaleidoscope. Something about running while getting splattered with as much paint as possible makes

90.14 Craft Beer Class at Central Market

90.14 Craft Beer Class at Central Market

By Kristy Owen | Things To Do In Austin



Central Market classes are awesome, this may be the perfect cure for your case of the Mondays. The setting is very casual and gives you a chance to learn a little more about various craft beers. Their resident experts will help you learn and understand a little more about craft beers. Today you’ll sample these

89.14 Last Beer and Crawfish Boil at Lustre Pearl

89.14 Last Beer and Crawfish Boil at Lustre Pearl

By Kristy Owen | Bars / Happy Hour, Things To Do In Austin



It’s time for Lustre Pearl’s last hurrah. The bar that put Rainey Street on the map is having its last crawfish boil and serving its last beer today. As part of more growing pains for the city, this Rainey Street staple will shut its doors to make room for the condo high-rise, Millennium Rainey. Lustre

88.14 Salvation Pizza’s 8th Anniversary

88.14 Salvation Pizza’s 8th Anniversary

By Kristy Owen | Things To Do In Austin



Salvation Pizza is turning eight and they’re having a birthday party to celebrate! This ‘Glimmer-versary’ will support Glimmer of Hope Foundation Austin to send disadvantaged youths to camp this summer. Today’s party will have FREE pizza, salads and drinks. All donations and 25% of profits received yesterday and tomorrow will go to the Camp Glimmer

87.14 Sunset Cinema: Ratatouille

87.14 Sunset Cinema: Ratatouille

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



It’s that time of year again! Sunset Super Cinema is back at Whole Foods downtown. Whole Foods has partnered again this year with Alamo Drafthouse and their Rolling Roadshow to bring their giant inflatable screen to the rooftop plaza on Friday nights! Bring a chair, blanket, picnic or snack and watch a movie under the stars.

86.14 FREE The Projects In Art Event

86.14 FREE The Projects In Art Event

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



The University Co-Op is hosting an art-focused event this afternoon that is free and open to the public. There will be a DJ, giveaways and several vendors conducting interactive art demonstrations. Some of the demos include: Sanctuary Screen Printing doing onsite screen printing and giving away free t-shirts while supplies last. One of the aspects

Moontower Comedy & Oddity Fest Lineup Revealed

Moontower Comedy & Oddity Fest Lineup Revealed

By Jason Neff | Festivals, Things To Do In Austin



The Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival announced its full showcase schedule today. With 100 comics performing across 10 venues, this year promises to be another landmark year for one of our favorite festivals. The lineup includes National Headliners such as Fred Armisen, Hannibal Buress and Demetri Martin, as well as Austin comics Matt Bearden, Matt

85.14 Volunteer with Outreach Afterschool

85.14 Volunteer with Outreach Afterschool

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



Of the countless adventures I find myself on any given week, volunteering with Outreach Afterschool is definitely one of the most rewarding. About six months ago I was looking to get involved with a program to help with kids, and I came across Outreach.   Outreach Afterschool is an organization that supports at-risk children in

Giveaway: Brooklyn Rider and Dawn Upshaw at McCullough Theatre

Giveaway: Brooklyn Rider and Dawn Upshaw at McCullough Theatre

By Jason Neff | Live Music, Sponsored, Things To Do In Austin



Genre-defying string quartet, Brooklyn Rider will be performing tomorrow night (Wednesday, 3/26) at the McCullough Theatre, located adjacent to Bass Concert Hall on the UT Campus. A description of the ensemble from Texas Performing Arts’ website: Praised for its “stunningly imaginative” performances (Lucid Culture), the adventurous, intrepid string quartet Brooklyn Rider combines a wildly eclectic

84.14 Goldis Sausage Company

84.14 Goldis Sausage Company

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



This trailer behind Crow Bar knows how to make solid sausage. They have over 28 sausage recipes that they make in-house, and the menu rotates each week. Of the many sausages I’ve sampled since I first discovered them, the Octoberfest, which was on special last week, has been my favorite so far. They have so

83.14 Flipnotics Going Away Party

83.14 Flipnotics Going Away Party

By Kristy Owen | Coffee Shops, Things To Do In Austin



Longtime local favorite coffee shop/music venue on Barton Springs, Flipnotics will be serving its last cup of coffee today, and they’re saying sayonara with one last party. There will be t-shirt printing by Fine Southern Gentlemen, so you can create your own ‘Flipnotics‘ shirt as a souvenir. They’ll have t-shirts for purchase, or you’re welcome

82.14 eat. drink. shop. PINK with a Cory Morrow Performance

82.14 eat. drink. shop. PINK with a Cory Morrow Performance

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



Today is the ‘2nd Annual eat. drink. shop. PINK at Hill Country Galleria’ benefitting Susan G. Komen. Head on out for a full day of shopping, food and live music to support the fight against breast cancer. In addition to admission to the Cory Morrow performance Pink Pass holders will also receive these benefits: Amy’s

 81.14 Round Rock Express Fan Fest

81.14 Round Rock Express Fan Fest

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



Opening Day for the Round Rock Express is only 12 days away, and they’re kicking off the celebration early today with their Annual Fan Fest. They have an entire day of activities planned at the ball park. Some of the events include a scavenger hunt, behind-the-scenes tours, The Mustang Owners Club of Austin Car Show,

Texas Brewconomy Infographic

Texas Brewconomy Infographic

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



Texans love their beer. Space Chimp Media has put together this cool infographic for the Texas Micro Brewing industry. Craft Pride on Rainey Street might have the best selection of Texas brews in the state. What’s your favorite Texas Brewery

80.14 Master Pancake: Jurassic Park

80.14 Master Pancake: Jurassic Park

By Kristy Owen | Things To Do In Austin



This may be the most epic Master Pancake Alamo Drafthouse has ever put together. For those who aren’t familiar with a Master Pancake performance, it’s a special series done by the Drafthouse where they have comedians adding commentary and mocking the show throughout the entire movie. You can’t grasp how much fun they are until