Relics of Achievement

New free exhibit looks at awards, rewards and medals An intricately crafted medal awarded for valor or service in the field; a bejeweled crown worn by a beauty queen; a silver cup given for meritorious actions; and scholarship medals designed by well-known artists are a few items on display now at the San Jacinto Museum […]

Austin Fashion Designer Teresa Valenzuela-Basa Launches Clothing Line

Inspired by the wind and sun of her native Chile, Austin fashion designer Teresa Valenzuela-Basa will unveil her Vento e Sole (wind and sun) clothing line at Ballet Austin this 17th of March.  The clothing line, which features bold, radiant and captivating designs for today’s sophisticated young woman, will mark the coming out party for Valenzuela-Basa […]

Unofficial SXSW Sake Bomb Party Hosted by Kenichi: Sake! Sake! Sake Bomb!

“Drop by Kenichi for the most detonative sake bomb party in Austin! Experience a variety of premium sake creations, free tasters and live entertainment at this FREE Unofficial SXSW After Party. Sake Shot Bar . Ty Ku Premium Sake Tastings . Free Kenichi Appetizers . Beer & Cocktails . Live D.J.” When: Friday, March 8, […]

TechComunidad

More than 500 youth and their parents will come together for the second TechComunidad in Dove Springs held at River City Youth Foundation on October 27th to deliver the power of technology to the doorsteps of the people in a community.  More volunteers are needed to ensure the success of the workshops. Southeast Austin’s Dove […]

Katie’s pick for ACL weekend 2012

If you are one of the lucky ones that scored tickets to ACL, make sure to take advantage of the multitude of sounds from around the globe in your own back yard, Zilker Park.  Below is a list of artists and events not-to miss this ACL weekend! FRIDAY OCTOBER 12, 2012 @The Festival 11:45 on […]

Learn more about multiple Myeloma

You’re invited to join us for this live educational event, where you’ll be able to: ● Listen to a leading medical expert discuss a treatment option for multiple myeloma ● Have your questions answered ● Hear the story and treatment experience of a person living with multiple myeloma ● Connect with others living with multiple […]

Austin Fashion Awards 2012

This year’s Austin Fashion Week (AFW) organizers have arranged for designers Kendra Scott, Jessica Ciarla, and Ross Bennett along with local Mash-Up Teams showing at the Austin Fashion Awards presented by The CW Austin on Saturday, August 18th at Austin Music Hall. Runway will feature collections with hair and make-up by the talented team at […]

Literacy Council hosts golf tournament

The Literacy Council of Williamson County and the Texas Tarheels Baseball Club’s Golf Tournament The Literacy Council of Williamson County and the Texas Tarheels Baseball Club are hosting a Fundraising Golf Tournament at the Golf Club at Star Ranch in Hutto, TX, Friday, August 10, 2012 to support two great community organizations, and have a […]

Down Syndrome Association of Central Texas’Party at the Parkside

Party at Parkside is a spring cocktail party on its 3rd year on May 10th at the 2nd Floor Parkside on 301 E. 6th Street, Austin TX 78701 benefitting for The Down Syndrome Association of Central Texas (DSACT). DSACT is the only organization in the Central Texas area that provides programs and services exclusively for […]

Austin STRUT 512

On May 12th, the second annual STRUT 512 event will take place at Lytle Pressley Contemporary and House+Earth on W. 6th from 8:00 pm- 12:00 with a percentage of the proceeds benefiting CapCityKids, a non-profit organization that develops innovative programs and provides direct resources to help homeless students stay in school. STRUT 512 attracts foodies […]