About Us

Texas Monthly Magazine

Texas Monthly has chronicled life in contemporary Texas since 1973, reporting on vital issues such as politics, the environment, industry, and education. The magazine is known for astute political commentary and compelling longform narrative nonfiction. As a leisure guide, it continues to be the indispensable authority on the Texas scene, covering music, the arts, travel, restaurants, museums, and cultural events with its insightful recommendations. Texas Monthly has a reputation for providing its readers with a magazine of the highest editorial and design quality and has won fourteen National Magazine Awards. Founded by Michael R. Levy, the magazine currently has a paid circulation of 270,000 and is read by more than 2.5 MM people each month. (For more demographic information, please read our media kit.)


Texas Monthly’s website, TexasMonthly.com, which debuted in 1995, is the go-to site for people who want to keep up with everything that matters in Texas. At texasmonthly.com, readers find original coverage of politics, food, travel, sports, our state’s culture, and more. Updated daily, our website is a trusted source of informed opinion and trustworthy journalism about the subjects that matter most to this state. Using the well-honed editorial judgment and expert knowledge of our staff writers and carefully chosen freelancers, texasmonthly.com delivers quality original journalism and points readers to the things they need to read each day.


From its annual sell-out bash, the Texas Monthly BBQ Fest, to Texas Monthly live events with editors and writers, to in-market custom events created expressly for its many advertising partners, Texas Monthly commands a powerhouse statewide presence and draws a premium audience of smart and affluent consumers. Peruse our recent events, or for more information, please contact [email protected].

Creative Studio

Texas Monthly STUDIO produces stand-alone magazines that target categories such as retail, education, music, and other lifestyle topics. Our custom publishing and creative studio division offers full-service capabilities in producing special books, premium publications, digital products, and customer-retention programs.

Texas Monthly is owned by Texas Monthly LLC.