Austin

Hogg House in the Hills

Nov 27, 2017 By Lauren Smith Ford

Good taste? It’s in his genes. Step inside a modern marvel in West Austin that was created by a relative of the grand dame of Texas antiques.

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Chatting With Aaron Franklin After the Fire

Oct 18, 2017 By Daniel Vaughn

Franklin Barbecue—arguably the most famous barbecue joint in the world—was hit by a major fire that destroyed its pit room and damaged other parts of the building. We chatted with co-owner Aaron Franklin about life after the fire.

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James Beard Taste America Austin Smoke Session VIP Kickoff

Oct 2, 2017 By TM Promotions

Austin’s itinerary will kick off on Thursday, November 2 with Smoke Session, a night of BBQ, brews and blues hosted by Aaron Franklin (Franklin Barbecue, Austin) and featuring some of the city’s rising culinary talent, including Teddy Bricker (Soursop, Austin), Zach Hunter (The Brewer’s Table Austin), Evan LeRoy (LeRoy…

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AustOberfest: Austin+Oktoberfest

Sep 7, 2017 By TM Promotions

On Saturday, September 30th the Austin Saengerrunde will be celebrating it’s 5th Annual AustOberfest – Austin+Oktoberfest with Foodways Texas! Celebrating Central Texas German heritage with all you can eat sausage, bier tasting, contest stage, bowling & live music. Like last year, this will be a specialty event with…

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The Texas Tribune Festival

Sep 2, 2017 By TM Promotions

The Texas Tribune Festival is an innovative and engaging three-day event for people who are passionate about the issues that affect all Texans. Each year, the Festival brings together some of the biggest names in politics to explore the state’s — and nation’s — most pressing issues. This year’s…

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Registration Now Open for Seventh Annual Texas Tribune Festival

Aug 22, 2017 By TM Promotions

Registration is now open for the annual Texas Tribune Festival, The Texas Tribune announced today. The Festival — the organization’s signature annual event — will take place on the University of Texas at Austin campus the weekend of Sept. 22-24, 2017. Attendees may now register to join more than…

Hitting Hard

Jul 24, 2017 By Max Marshall

Hitting Subset seems humble and meek on camera, but the Austin band's debut is anything but.

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Thinkery21: Come and Make It

Jul 24, 2017 By TM Promotions

Obsessed with Pinterest? Down to DIY? Mad for making? Come one, come all—Thinkery21. Grab a cocktail (and a glue gun!) and enjoy an evening of making, tinkering, designing and drinking at—where else?—Thinkery! Grown ups can enjoy an evening at the Thinkery on their own. At Thinkery21 we close…

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2017 Austin Ice Cream Festival

Jul 12, 2017 By TM Promotions

2017 Austin Ice Cream Festival Saturday, August 12  11am-10pm  at Fiesta Gardens Frozen Treat Yo’Self at the 11th Annual Austin Ice Cream Festival, presented by H-E-B!  On Saturday, August 12 we’re celebrating frosty indulgences and Summer fun. You’ll sample tastes from your favorite local frozen treat makers and try…

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Showtime at the Alamo

Jun 15, 2017 By Dan Solomon

In a dark, uncertain time for the film industry, one man decided he’d had enough. His name is Tim League. His creation is the Alamo Drafthouse. And together, they’re on a mission to make moviegoing fun again.

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2017 Keep Austin Weird Festival & 5K

Jun 11, 2017 By TM Promotions

Starting June 24th, 2017, celebrate with the Austin community at the spectacularly kooky Keep Austin Weird Fest and 5K. Dress up in your quirkiest costume and join racers of all ages for the world’s Slowest 5K, featuring more than a dozen fun stops along the route! Behold the…

The Return of Jefferson Davis

Jun 5, 2017 By David Courtney

Over a year after its removal from the University of Texas at Austin's Main Mall, the controversial Jefferson Davis statue has found a new home on campus.

Critical Mass

May 24, 2017 By Robyn Ross

An Austin church remakes Catholicism without the Pope, celibate priests, or most of the other rules.

Spring Forward

Apr 27, 2017 By Michael Hoinski

Summer will be here before you know it. Ten things to get out and do ahead of those 100-degree days.

A Serious Writer

Mar 27, 2017 By Michael Agresta

A chat with Jim Magnuson, the founding director of the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas at Austin.

Save Muny

Mar 22, 2017 By David Courtney

The future of Austin’s Lions Municipal Golf Course lies in its historic past.

One Degree of Jim Magnuson

Mar 22, 2017 By Jeff Salamon

Over the past 23 years, the founding director of the Michener Center for Writers has helped launch countless literary careers. Here are a few of the program’s most notable graduates.

Rabbit at Rest

Feb 22, 2017 By Patricia Sharpe

Paul Qui dispenses with pomp and pageantry at Kuneho, his ode to perfect bites and grateful smiles.

Accordion to Eva

Feb 16, 2017 By Michael Hoinski

Eva Ybarra is still the queen of the accordion, and she’ll prove it with a mix of conjunto and country at the Briscoe Western Art Museum.