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possum on plane
Meanwhile, in Texas

Feb 19, 2020 By Leif Reigstad

A California man tried to bring his pet possum on a passenger plane, and a clerical error brought a temporary $37 million windfall to a Rowlett couple.

The Legend of John Holmes Jenkins

Feb 19, 2020 By Chris O'Connell

He was a notorious deal maker known for bringing priceless pieces of Texas history back to the state. He was also a suspected forger and arsonist. Thirty years ago, he was found dead in the Colorado River near Austin, and to this day a question remains: Could John Holmes Jenkins have masterminded his own death?

Texas Music: The Untold Stories

Feb 7, 2020 By tschach

As result of the cancellation of the 2020 SXSW festival because of potential health threats posed by COVID-19, our scheduled official SXSW music event Texas Music: The Untold Stories has also been canceled. We are hard at work…

Bum Steers
The 2020 Bum Steer Awards

Dec 18, 2019 By Texas Monthly

Beto O'Rourke, Dennis Bonnen, and the Houston Astros make our annual dishonor roll, along with assorted lesser-known idiots and evildoers.

Texas Football vs. Texas Tech

Nov 21, 2019 By TM Promotions

Texas Football vs. Texas Tech presented by AT&T Friday, Nov. 29 at 11 a.m. Central Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium, Austin TexasSports.com/tickets LAST HOME GAME OF THE 2019 TEXAS FOOTBALL SEASON! Bevo Blvd. presented by H-E-B, an action-filled pregame street party, opens…

Texas Football vs. Kansas State

Nov 5, 2019 By TM Promotions

Texas Football vs. Kansas State presented by Living Spaces Saturday, Nov. 9 at 2:30 p.m. Central Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium, Austin TexasSports.com/tickets BEVO BLVD. IS BACK AND BETTER THAN EVER! Following the success of Bevo Blvd. and Longhorn City Limits, Texas…

2019 Texans Can Academies – Austin Cares for Kids Golf Classic

Oct 29, 2019 By TM Promotions

Texans Can Academies will host the 2019 Austin Cares for Kids Golf Classic at River Place Country Club on November 4, 2019. The second annual golf tournament gives businesses and community members a chance to have fun and enjoy an 18-hole round of golf while contributing to college and…

Design Shine

Oct 29, 2019 By TM Promotions

  The UMLAUF Sculpture Garden + Museum is excited to have the inaugural Design Shine exhibition of three major installations by three winning teams will open to the public on November 20, 2019. For the first-ever collaboration between the UMLAUF and the American Institute of Architecture, Austin, three teams…

Community Night Spotlight: Disabilities Awareness

Oct 29, 2019 By TM Promotions

During Community Night Spotlight evenings, Thinkery shines a light on a unique aspect of the rich diversity that makes Austin such an amazing place to live, play and learn with educational activities facilitated by staff and special community presenters. On November 20, join us for Community Night Spotlight: Disabilities…

Two Scientists Walk into a Bar®

Oct 29, 2019 By TM Promotions

Thinkery is pleased to bring Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar® to fifteen locations throughout Austin on Thursday, November 7. During Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar Thinkery sends pairs of scientists out to different bars and restaurants, where the public is invited to ask them questions in an…

Uchiko Ko-Lab w/ Mabel Gray & Angry Orchard

Oct 24, 2019 By TM Promotions

Uchiko’s Ko-Lab series—memorable dinners created by renowned chefs from Austin and beyond in collaboration with Uchiko Chef De Cuisine Edward Sura—presents a flavorful 8-course dining experience in partnership with Chef James Rigato of Detroit restaurant Mabel Gray. Menu items for the evening will be specially paired with cider from…

2019 Austin Trail of Lights Fun Run

Oct 1, 2019 By TM Promotions

The Austin Trail of Lights 8th annual Fun Run, presented by St. David’s HealthCare, is a 2.1 mile course beginning at the iconic Zilker Holiday Tree. Be one of the first to see the Austin Trail of Lights by running, jogging, or walking the untimed Fun Run course. Thousands of…