Whiskies of the World® brings together distillers from around the world to share their finest spirits and knowledge with whisky enthusiasts. Discover the Art of Whisky in the company of connoisseurs and whisky ambassadors. Benefitting Helping a Hero.
•Hundreds of whiskies to sample (Scotch, Bourbon, American Craft, Malts, Grains, World, Blends)
•Scottish, Irish, American, Texan, Canadian, Indian, Australian, Japanese
•Meet Distillers and Brand Ambassadors
•Whisky Masterclasses: A guided tasting and educational experience.
•Cigar and Whisky pairing
Please note attendance at this event is limited to persons aged 21 or older. Photo I.D. showing age is required.
Join us at Icenhauer’s for a lovely fall evening full of sipping & shopping from a few of our favorite local brands:
Jennifer Lovena Textiles
Hey Girl Earrings
Fox & Brie
Maysa Bogheiri Art
21 & up
Whisper Valley, East Austin’s uber-cool sustainable housing community, is hosting its second annual Taste of East Austin Festival. New this year, the event will kick off with a 5K run around the beautiful Whisper Valley community. The festival gets underway immediately after with live music and food from East Austin restaurants and food trucks, local artisans and boutiques, and fun activities for the kids. The event is free and open to the public. Participants will receive a complimentary craft beer as they cross the finish line in addition to an event swag bag, t-shirt and finisher’s medal. Tickets for the run are $25. Register today at tasteofeastaustin.eventbrite.com
While at the Festival, come see this innovative community of zero-energy capable homes priced from the mid $200 to the $400s by Avi Homes and Pacesetter Homes and meet new builders joining the Whisper Valley line up. Homes feature ecofriendly geothermal heating and cooling systems, solar pv and high tech, smart home technology. Cooking demonstrations will showcase Whisper Valley’s healthy lifestyle with organic gardens for fresh, nutritious food delivered to your door. Fitness venues and resort-style amenities, cooking and nutrition classes are all part of the Whisper Valley lifestyle.
Confirmed vendors and music for the Taste of East Austin Festival include:
• Ladybird’s Austin Kitchen
• Mission Dogs
• Elgin Meadery
• Moonstone Baking Co.
• Mom and Pop’s All Natural Frozen Pops
• Buddha’s Brew Kombucha
• Casey’s New Orleans Snowballs
• Suga’s Cakery
• Succulent Native
• SBS Soapery
• Rocket Electrics
• DJ Sydney Wright
Saturday, September 15, 2018
5K Run—8 am
Festival– 9 am- Noon
9400 Petrichor Blvd.
Manor, TX 78653
5K Run Registration: tasteofeastaustin.eventbrite.com
Whisper Valley is located just east of SH-130 at FM 973 and Braker Lane within Austin’s Desired Development Zone, 20 minutes from downtown Austin, 10-20 minutes from Google, Dell and Samsung corporate campuses, and 10 minutes from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. Whisper Valley was named Best New Community of the year from the Homebuilder Association of Greater Austin (HBA) and the Green Home Builder’s 2017 Community of the Year. More information on the development can be found here: http://tinyurl.com/ycdl7xbf
NEW BEER EVENT:
FOUR Breweries, FOUR beers, ONE Vote!
Come down to Cuvee and join us for our FIRST Blind Brew Battle with live music, food, games and plenty of fun on Thursday, June 14th from 6-10pm! Four breweries and you get to choose your favorite Grillin’ Beer to put on tap, and no one will know which is which!
Buy a flight, try all four, and vote on your favorite! One flight=one vote! We will tally up the vote and let the voice of the people be heard!
COSTUME CONTEST- Dress in your best “Grillin’ Dad” outfit! Slap on those New Balances, your favorite Jorts, and your best corny apron, to try and win some awesome prizes! Best Guy and Best Gal will win!
PRIZES: Zilker Brewing Company Swag! Real Ale Brewing CompanyPrivate Brewery Tour! A free Crowler Fill! Celis Brewery Tour! More prizes TBD.
Real Ale Brewing Company
Zilker Brewing Company
Hops and Grain
Attention Hello Kitty fans: The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck is here in Austin! The hugely popular Hello Kitty Cafe Truck is returning to Austin at Barton Creek Square. This mobile vehicle of cuteness offers a delicious array of sweets and special goodies for fans of all ages.
The truck will be parked right by Men’s Warehouse at Barton Creek Square Mall all day today. If you are hankering for a sweet treat, make sure to stop by. The yummy menu will include a three-piece Hello Kitty cookie set, a rainbow macaron box set with a surprise Sanrio character design, a 4-pack of mini cakes, and bow-shaped bottles of water. In addition to the goodies, a Hello Kitty Cafe mug, a super cute pink Hello Kitty Cafe T-shirt, and the pop icon’s signature bow headband will also be available to purchase.
When: Today, June 10th
Time: 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Barton Creek Square
2901 S Capital of Texas Hwy.
Austin, Texas 78746