OCTOBER IN THE TEXAS HILL COUNTRY!

Texas Renaissance Festival – Tickets and Information https://www.texrenfest.com/   Season Passes On Sale Now! Click Here For Info. Texas Renaissance Festival 21778 Farm to Market 1774, Todd Mission, TX 77363. Phone: 800-458-3435 FRI OCT 6 8:00 PM · OUTDOOR · ALL AGES MOHAWK & RE:EVOLUTION MEDIA PRESENT THE POLISH AMBASSADOR ft AYLA NEREO GRANDFATHER GOLD FRI OCT 13 8:00 PM · OUTDOOR · ALL AGES  MOHAWK: MARGIN WALKER PRESENTS KMFDM (2017 HELL YEAH TOUR) ft OHGR LORD OF THE LOST FRI OCT.13.2017 Elysium LIVE MUSIC MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL KILL KULT…

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Texas Wine Trails – Texas Wine and Grape Growers Association

TEXAS WINE Texas has a long history of wine production. The sunny and dry climate of the major wine making regions in the state have drawn comparison to Portuguese wines.[2] Some of the earliest recorded Texas wines were produced by Spanish missionaries in the 1650s near El Paso. The state is home to over 36 members of the Vitis grape vine family with fifteen being native to the state, more than any other region on earth.[3] As of 2006, the state had over 3,200 acres (1,300 ha) planted with Vitis vinifera.[4] Despite being the largest of conterminous states, this relatively small amount of planted land is dwarfed…

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Wine That Rocks! 2010 Twisted Merlot

Wine That Rocks! We’re thrilled to debut our latest rockstar collaboration: a 2010 Twisted Merlot from Dee Snider of rock band Twisted Sister. This limited edition Merlot from the North Coast is crafted in a robust fruit forward style. Retail $36 / Members $29. A portion of the proceeds will go to charities selected by Dee Snider. Buy here.      Order online below or print and fax form to: (707) 433-3437 Mail to: DLM Wine, P. O. Box 2057, Healdsburg, CA 95448 Or call: (707) 433-3711 To order: Fill in bottle quantities then click the ORDER NOW button…

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Solstice Festival | June 15 – 17

ABOUT SOLSTICE FESTIVAL TICKETS   THE 2017 FESTIVAL LINEUP IS HERE. TO GET MORE DETAILS AS WE ANNOUNCE, SIGN UP FOR OUR EMAIL LIST!   SIGN UP HERE Solstice Festival returns for its 4th annual celebration of music, art, technology and life! Come be a part of the Summer Solstice festivities as Austin joins in with hundreds of cities around the world to celebrate Fête de la Musique – aka World Music Day. This summer Solstice Festival will host concerts at multiple venues in and around the Red River Entertainment…

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Boutique Wine Festival 2017 | Florence May 20

The Boutique Wine Festival May 20, 2017 (Sat) from 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM The Vineyard At Florence 111 Via Francesco Florence, Texas 76527 View Map   |   254.793.3363 Cost: $38 View more details below Spring is here, and I bet you can’t wait for the annual Vineyard at Florence Boutique Wine Festival! This year, we will be featuring over 30 hard-to-find boutique wines from 15 countries. Tickets are $38 and will include a souvenir wine glass, wine tote, and your choice of 12 tastings from the amazing selection of bottles.…

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Middlelands | May 5–7, 2017 | Todd Mission, TX

General Admission Single Day Passes Ages 18+ Only at Texas Renaissance Festival Fair Grounds 21778 Farm to Market 1774, Todd Mission, TX 77363 Your Single Day GA ticket grants you entry to the kingdoms of Middlelands, where you can explore this festive realm of enchanted creatures, captivating art and immersive environments, as well as multiple stages featuring eclectic performers from the electronic music world and beyond. For Additional Festival & Camping Info Please Visit: www.middlelands.com COMMUNITY TRAVEL INFO TRAVEL LOCATION Texas Renaissance Festival Fair Grounds | 21778 FM 1774 | Todd Mission, TX…

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FESTIVALS this month!

Sat May 13 Stööki Sound and Joker Empire Control Room Doors: 9:00 PM VENUE BOX OFFICE Sat May 13 Folk Family Revival and Stukenberg and Watching for Foxes Stubb’s Indoors Doors: 9:00 PM BOX OFFICE ONLY Sun May 14 Gospel Brunch: Disciples of Joy Stubb’s Indoors Doors: 10:30 AM BUY TICKETS Sun May 14 2nd night added! Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds: The Final Performances with special guests Al Jardine / Blondie Chaplin ACL Live Doors: 6:30 PM BUY TICKETS Sun May 14 Emily King Antone’s Doors: 7:00 PM Ages:18+ BUY TICKETS Tue May 16 Barns Courtney with Foxtrax Antone’s Doors: 7:00 PM Ages:18+…

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30 Classic Cocktails: An Illustrated Guide & more!

How To Make 30 Classic Cocktails: An Illustrated Guide Skinny Summer Cocktails Liquor Delivery in Austin – Beer, Wine & Liquor | Drizly Austin – Wine, Beer and Liquor delivered – Minibar Delivery Spec’s Delivery – Instacart   Sunday 9 AFTERNOON TEA Sip your weekend away. Saturdays & Sundays, 3-5pm. Goodall’s Kitchen, 1900 Rio Grande St., at the Hotel Ella, 512/628-4200. $25, adults; $15, 12 and under. www.goodallskitchen.com BRUNCH WITH CHARLOTTE Alaskan chef Charlotte Gordon brings brunch to the evening hours. Sun., April 9, 6:30-9pm. (2017) Dia’s Market, 812 Justin…

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15 Unique Restaurants in Texas

1) Blacks BBQ – Austin & Lockhart www.blacksbbq.com/   Black’s Barbecue is the oldest family-owned barbecue restaurant in Texas. It has been in the family since 1932. 2) Willy Burger www.willy–burger.com/   Welcome! At Willy Burger, we are direct and to the point. We do things differently than the other 99% of “so-called” hamburger joints. Beaumont , Tx 3) Pickett House Restaurant – Heritage Village www.heritage-village.org/pickett–house.htm 4) Gourdough’s Donuts, Beer & Cocktails gourdoughs.com 5) Chi’lantro BBQ | Home of the Original Kimchi Fries, Austin Food Truck … www.chilantrobbq.com/   Korean…

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Date Night Destinations in Austin

Date Night Destinations in Austin Below are the best places to take the object of your affection for every occasion. UCHI  Uchi/Facebook 801 S Lamar Blvd Austin, TX 78704 (512) 916-4808   Justine’s Brasserie Bertrand C./Yelp 4710 E 5th St Austin, TX 78702 (512) 385-2900   Lenoir Ryann Ford 1807 S 1st St Austin, TX 78704 (512) 215-9778 Fabi + Rosi Fabi + Rosi/Official 509 Hearn St Austin, TX 78703 (512) 236-0642 Musashino Sushi Dokoro Alicia K./Yelp 2905 San Gabriel St Austin, TX 78705 (512) 795-8593 Salty Sow Salty Sow/Facebook…

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‘ALFRESCO’ BITES IN AUSTIN ! A – to – Z

*Apis. 23526 Texas 71, Spicewood. 512-436-8918, apisrestaurant.com. Not many of the Top 10 restaurants in the Austin area offer outdoor seating. And only one that does has a view of the Hill Country. Austin Beer Garden Brewing Co. 1305 W. Oltorf St. 512-298-2242,theabgb.com. A casual, straightforward pizza-and-beer joint with a South Austin soul and an abundance of outdoor seating. *Barley Swine. 6555 Burnet Road. 512-394-8150, barleyswine.com. Not only is the patio at Barley Swine’s North Austin location perfect for dinner, it’s also a great place to get discounted plates and…

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American Craft Beer Week in Austin, May 2016

American Craft Beer #craftbeerweek #austin CraftBeer.com was created to communicate the passion, authenticity, excitement, creativity, camaraderie and joy of the craft beer community. Plain and simple:CraftBeer.com was created on behalf of U.S. craft brewers to celebrate the best of American beer. When visiting CraftBeer.com, you can expect to learn about all aspects of the amazing craft-brewed beer from America’s small and independent producers—not just how to better enjoy the beverage in your glass, but about the individuals and processes behind your beer. Our goal is to energize and engage craft…

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FOOD EVENTS ALL OVER AUSTIN!!!

FOOD EVENTS ALL OVER AUSTIN!!! Friday 13 UNTAPPED PRE-PARTY Fri., May 13, 4:30-6:30pm. Hops & Grain Brewery, 507 Calles, 512/537-9756. www.fb.com/events/973679839380229 Saturday 14 AUSTIN RUGBY CRAWFISH BOIL Sat., May 14, noon-5pm. Burr Rugby Field, 6013 Loyola. $20; under 12, free.. www.austinrugby.com CELEBRASIA AUSTIN: ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN FOOD AND HERITAGE FESTIVAL Featuring Eric Silverstein of The Peached Tortilla, Dr. Foo Swasdee of Satay, Chaya Rao of Chaya’s Elite Cooking Club, Phil Yennerell of the HOPE Farmer’s Market, and Austin Chronicle contributor MM Pack. Sat., May 14, 11am-3pm. Asian American Resource Center,…

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9 old and new restaurants to try now in the Hill Country

9 old and new restaurants to try now in the Hill Country Hill Country Eats Opie’s BBQ Location: 9504 Texas-71 in Spicewood Phone: 830-693-8660 August E’s Location: 203 East San Antonio in Fredericksburg Phone: 830-997-1585 Der Lindenbaum Location: 312 East Main in Fredericksburg Phone: 830-997-9126 Apis Restaurant Location: 23526 Highway 71 in Spicewood Phone: 512-436-8918 Gritsmill River Restaurant Location: 1287 Gruene Road in New Braunfels Phone: 830-625-0684  Redbud Cafe Market and Pub Location: 410 4th Street in Blanco Phone: 830-833-0202 The Laurel Tree Location: 18956 North FM 187 in Utopia…

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Vegan-Friendly Austin!

  It may be in cattle country, but Austin, Texas, has plenty of places that serve cow-free food. It even took the top spot on PETA’s list of vegan-friendly cities in 2013. In addition to all the vegan food trucks, vegan-friendly restaurants, and the vegan ice cream parlor that we raved about in 2013, there is now Counter Culture restaurant, which serves meat-free and dairy-free food featuring produce from local farmers. Locals love vegan food trucks, The Vegan Yacht, The Vegan Nom, Guac N Roll and BBQ Revolution. And there…

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10 trendy Restaurants to try in Austin

10 trendy Austin restaurants you need to try right now   10. Blaze Pizza  14009 Research Boulevard   9. Blue Cat Café 1400 East Cesar Chavez Street   8. Pho Please 1920 East Riverside Drive   7. Spun Ice Cream 1912 East 7th Street   6. Cooper’s Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que 217 Congress Avenue (2nd Street)   5. Summer Moon Wood-Fired Coffee 11005 Burnet Road   4. Two Hands 11501 Suite 118, Rock Rose   3. Torchy’s Tacos 1822 South Congress Avenue   2. Jack & Ginger’s Irish Pub  11500 Rock Rose (Esperanza Crossing)   1. Flyrite…

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WINE EVENTS 2016

WINE EVENTS 2016   Apr 02 – Apr 03 Spring Wine and Cheese Trail: April 2-3, 9-10, & 16-17, 2016 Apr 03 Texas Wines Festival Apr 09 – Apr 10 Spring Wine and Cheese Trail: April 2-3, 9-10, & 16-17, 2016   Apr 16 – Apr 17 Spring Wine and Cheese Trail: April 2-3, 9-10, & 16-17, 2016 Apr 23 Fine Wine and Sunshine Charity Benefit Apr 29 – Apr 30 Granbury Wine Walk   Jul 02 – Jul 03 Harvest Trail: July 2-3 & 9-10, 2016 Jul 09 –…

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South Austin Craft Beer

  Austin Beer Garden Brewing Company – 305 W Oltorf St This beer garden is set up like a giant German beer hall and has a great menu. Notable brews available are the Superliner IPA, the Captain Ivan Drago Russian imperial stout, and Road Trip Saison. They specialize in German-style Pils. ​   Whip In – 1950 Hwy 35 S This Indian eatery/grocery may not seem like an obvious place to get craft beer, but they actually have a huge selection. They’ve even started brewing their own beer.   World…

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COCKTAIL RECIPES by Liquor.com

COCKTAIL RECIPES There’s a drink for every mood or occasion. Find your favorite cocktail recipes below. Or think outside the glass and try a brand new drink. Your new favorite could be a shake or stir away. MARGARITA RECIPES DAIQUIRI RECIPES PUNCH RECIPES † COCKTAIL RECIPES BY SPIRIT VODKA COCKTAILS CHAMPAGNE COCKTAILS BOURBON COCKTAILS TEQUILA COCKTAILS GIN COCKTAILS SHOTS SEARCH RECIPES

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