things to do: Things To Do In Austin, Texas - January, 2016 - 12/30/15 05:07 AM

Things To Do In Austin, Texas - January, 2016 - Just because the weather is getting colder does not mean that you should stay indoors all day.  Check out these fun and interesting things to do in Austin, Texas during the month of January.
 
Free Week
Location: Austin, TX
Date: First week of January
Admission: Free
If you’re a music fan, this is the best time to visit Austin, TX. This annual event brings hundreds of bands, and the best part: it’s free!
Barton Creek Holiday Lights and Ice
Location: Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa
Date: Until January 6
Admission: $20 - $25
Don’t miss the chance to check out Barton Creek Holiday … (1 comments)

things to do: Things To Do In Austin, Texas – December, 2015 - 12/03/15 02:48 AM

 
Things To Do In Austin, Texas – December, 2015 – There is something for everyone in Austin, Texas during the month of December. Here are 5 things to do in Austin, Texas this December.
 
1. Blue Genie Art Bazaar
Date: Nov 27th-Dec 24th
Location: Marchesa Hall & Theatre
The Blue Genie Art Bazaar is a must of the season. Featuring local artists and unique gifts, peruse thousands of items for that perfect gift.
 
2. Austin Symphony presents, Handel’s Messiah
Date: December 1st
Location: Hyde Park Baptist Church
Join the Austin Symphony on this special evening and sing along with Austin Chorus to celebrate the season and Handel’s classic Messiah.
 
3. Lights of Love 5k
Date: December 4th
Location: Start and finish … (1 comments)

things to do: Things To Do In Austin, Texas - November, 2015 - 10/28/15 05:41 AM

 
Things To Do In Austin, Texas - November, 2015 - There are many things to do in Austin, Texas during the month of November. From the Texas BBQ Festival to Christmas Parades there is something for everyone this month. Here are 5 things to do in Austin, Texas during the month of November.
 
1. Texas Monthly BBQ Festival
Date: November 1, 2015
Location: City Terrace at the Long Center
Five hours of the best in Texas BBQ... you decide who wins! Buy tickets today because this popular festival sells out fast.
 
2. Fun Fun Fun Fest
Date: November 6-8, 2015
Location: Auditorium Shores
Packed with music, comedy, performances, and food, explore one of the most progressive … (1 comments)

things to do: Things To Do In Austin, Texas - October, 2015 - 09/30/15 01:25 AM

Things To Do In Austin, Texas - October, 2015 - Fall is in full swing and there are many fun things to do in Austin, Texas during the month of October. From boat tours to music festivals there is something for everyone to do this month. Here are 5 things to do in Austin, Texas during the month of October.
 
1. Thinkery Children’s Museum
Date: Seasonal hours vary
Location: 1830 Simond Ave
Austin, TX 78723
This innovative science museum is designed for little ones to develop their sensory and problem solving skills as they grow.
 
2. Austin Boat Tours
Date: Tour dates and times vary
Location: Lake Travis
Austin Boat Tours offers a variety of packages for everyone. … (1 comments)

things to do: Things To Do In Austin, Texas - September, 2015 - 08/26/15 02:00 AM

Things To Do In Austin, Texas - September, 2015 - The Summer is ending, but there are still many events you can attend as Fall approaches.  Here are 5 things you can do in Austin, Texas during the month of September.
 
1. Fantastic Fest
Date: September 24th- October 1st
Location: Various locations around Austin
Fantastic Fest is well named, in that it’s a fantastic film festival dedicated to sci-fi, fantasy, and horror films. The line-up for this event is out of the world this year, so snatch up your tickets today and check out this amazing opportunity.
 
2. Austin Museums Day
Date: September 20th
Location: Austin Museums Day is dedicated to sharing the … (1 comments)

things to do: Things To Do In Austin, Texas - August, 2015 - 08/05/15 12:34 AM

Things To Do In Austin, Texas – August, 2015 – August is a fun-filled month here in Austin! Take advantage of the last few weeks of summer by heading to these exciting events. Here are 5 things to do in Austin this August:
 
Texas State Capitol
Hours: Mon-Fri, 7a.m.-10p.m., 
Sat & Sun 9a.m.-8p.m.
Location: 1100 Congress Ave
Cost: Free
One of the most stunning buildings in Austin, the Texas State Capitol is open to the public for guests to tour and experience its historic ambiance. While inside, make sure to visit the senate chambers, capitol rotunda, as well as the sculpture and art work dedicated to important … (1 comments)

things to do: Things To Do In Austin, Texas – June 2015 - 05/28/15 12:18 AM

Things To Do In Austin, Texas – June 2015 – May is almost over and summer is just around the corner – how will you make the most of this beautiful weather? There are tons of fun events for everyone going on in Austin this summer, so gather up some friends and family and explore all that this city has to offer. Start with these 5 events going on in June.
 
Find your bliss with horses
Dates: Tuesday through Saturday Through Jun 30, 2015
Time: 09:00 AM until 03:00 PM
Location: Inspired Riding, 1344 Park Road 1C Smithville, TX (45 minutes East of Austin)
Cost: $425
Description: A full day experience! Spend a day with … (0 comments)

things to do: Top 10 Restaurants in Austin, Texas - 05/04/15 12:57 AM

Top 10 Restaurants in Austin, Texas - There are a number of great restaurants in and around Austin, Texas. Whether you’re looking to celebrate your next big occasion, or just looking to try something new for a change, you have plenty of options. Here are the top ten restaurants in Austin, Texas.
 
Hudson’s on the Bend
Price: $$$
Type: Fine Dining
Celebrate your next special occasion at Hudson’s for a beautiful environment and delicious dining.
 
Pinthouse Pizza
Price: $$
Type: Pizza
This is some of the greatest pizza you’ll ever taste, so if you’ve never been there it’s definitely worth checking out.
 
Swift’s Attic
Price: $$
Type: American
Gather some friends and head out … (1 comments)

things to do: 5 Apps To Help You Plan A Vacation - 04/27/15 01:27 AM

5 Apps To Help You Plan A Vacation - There's an app for everything these days, so if you need help planning your vacation, why not turn to some very helpful apps? From idea generation to airfare to digital travel guides, you can use these apps to make vacation planning and execution a breeze. Here are 5 apps you should definitely use to help you plan a vacation this year.
 
mTrip Travel Guides
Don’t worry about lugging around heavy travel guides, you will have access to all of the information you need right on your mobile device.
 
SkyScanner
This app will help you figure out your flight options … (0 comments)

things to do: Things To Do In Austin, Texas – May 2015 - 04/20/15 08:02 AM

Things To Do In Austin, Texas – May 2015 - Springtime is finally here and it's a great time to get out and explore some of the great events and activities Austin, Texas has to offer. Whether you're a resident or just visiting, you're sure to find something for you and the whole family this May in Austin.
Old Pecan Street Spring Arts Festival 
Dates: 5/2/15-5/3/15
Location: East Sixth Street
A free, family event, the Pecan Street Festival is the oldest and largest art festival in Central Texas. Musicians, food vendors, artists and crafts people turn Sixth Street - historically called Pecan Street - into a … (2 comments)

things to do: New Restaurants in Austin, Texas - 02/12/15 12:31 AM

New Restaurants in Austin, Texas
Whether you’re new to the area, or you just want to try something new, there are plenty of restaurants in Austin, Texas. No matter what type of food you’re looking for, there are restaurants popping up left and right in the Austin area. Here are six new restaurants in Austin, Texas, for you to try.
Jeffrey’s Restaurant
Price: $$$
If you’re looking for something on the fancier side, Jeffrey’s is definitely worth checking out. The food is classified as fine American dining, and with an extensive bar you can’t go wrong.
The Original New Orleans … (0 comments)

things to do: Things to do in Austin, Texas - March - 12/29/14 04:35 AM

There are so many things going on in Austin this month, it will be impossible to not be busy. Whether you’re looking for a unique date night or a way to spend some time with friends, you will have no trouble finding it in the area. Here are five things going on near you this month.
 
Street Salsa Classes
When: March 1
Admission: $6 - $9
If you’ve ever been interested in taking salsa classes - now is your time. Nationally known instructor, Sandra Moro Sleeper, will be teaching Cuban salsa lessons for beginners and intermediates at the Dance … (0 comments)

things to do: Things to do in Austin, Texas - January - 12/29/14 02:48 AM

Things to do in Austin, Texas - January
 
Austin, Texas, has so much to offer to residents and visitors alike this month. Whether you’re looking for family-friendly activities or a unique way to spend a date night out with your significant other, you will have no trouble finding it in the area. Here are five things for you to do this month.
 
Free Week
When: First week of January
Admission: Free
This is one of the best weeks of the year for residents and visitors. Whether you’re a music fan or not - you definitely will be by … (0 comments)

things to do: 5 Things To Do In Austin, TX This November - 11/07/14 05:59 AM

5 Things To Do In Austin, TX This November – November is already here! This year is flying by, what are your plans for this month? We’ve gathered our favorite upcoming events for November below, check them out!
Fun Fun Fun Fest, Nov. 7-9 – Austin has some of the best festivals around and this one is no different. Check out some progressive musicians and comedians at this creative festival. Veteran’s Day Ceremony, Nov. 11 – Celebrate Veteran’s Day in Austin with the Veteran’s Day Parade downtown to honor and remember our veterans. Dirty Dancing, Nov. 11-16 – Are you a fan of the movie? The … (1 comments)

things to do: 5 Fun Trick – or - Treat Ideas 2014 - 10/17/14 05:25 AM

5 Fun Trick – or - Treat Ideas 2014 – Halloween is almost here! Have you been hunting for the perfect carriers for your kid’s candy while trick-or-treating? We’ve gathered our favorite DIY’s for Halloween bags below, check them out:
6. Milk Jug Pumpkin Pots – Paint your empty milk jugs orange with acrylic paint. After drying, cut a hole in the back for the candy to go in, and then finish with gluing black paper cut outs for the mouth and eyes. 7. Trick-or-treat Pails – Use black paint buckets and cut spooky faces out of craft paper. Finish with gluing on the pails! 8. Spooktacular Totes – Using your … (1 comments)

things to do: 5 DIY Tailgate Games for Football Season - 09/17/14 05:40 AM

5 DIY Tailgate Games for Football Season – Football season is finally here! Whether you’re rooting for your alma mater or cheering on your favorite NFL team, it’s time to get in the spirit of the season. Everyone loves a good tailgate, and besides the food the best part is the games! It doesn’t matter if you’re at the game or out in your backyard – these games are a great way to have some fun before rooting on your team.
The best part is that you don’t have to spend a ton to get these games. Many of them you can … (9 comments)

things to do: 5 Things To Do In Austin, TX This September - 08/29/14 06:47 AM

5 Things To Do In Austin, TX This September - Happy September! Are you and your family back in the zone when it comes to your school and activities schedule? The weeks are probably packed with appointments, practices, activities and more, but there’s still plenty of fun to be had on the weekends! There are plenty of fun festivals, events and activities that will be great fun for your whole family during September. We’ve listed a few of our favorites below; check them out and get ready for a fabulous start to fall!
Here are our top picks of things to do … (1 comments)

things to do: 5 Things To Do In Austin, Texas This August - 07/29/14 05:15 AM

5 Things To Do In Austin, Texas This August - Summer has flown by! Can you believe back-to-school season is almost upon us? Your kids are probably experiencing the end of summer blues, dreading leaving summer vacation behind. Don’t you want to make the last days of summer extra fun for them? Luckily, there are plenty of great events and activities going on in Austin to get the kids out of their slump. Below are a few of our favorite things to do during the month of August; check them out and enjoy the rest of your summer!
Here are our picks for … (0 comments)

things to do: 5 Things To Do In Austin, TX July 2014 - 07/01/14 02:57 AM

5 Things To Do In Austin, TX July 2014 - Can you believe it’s already July? This summer is flying by! This month always seems to go quickly with the holiday, vacations, and all of the fun events and activities going on in the area. This is also the part of the summer where the newness of having no school leaves kids in a bored state of mind. Get them out of it by shaking up the routine! There’s plenty to do in Austin to keep your whole family active and out of the house, and have a ton of fun. Below we’ve listed some of … (1 comments)

things to do: Things To Do in Austin, Texas - May 2014 - 03/28/14 05:57 AM

Austin, Texas, is beautiful in the month of May; it’s the perfect balance of spring and summer. There are a plethora of events for you and your family to attend in the area this month. Here are five events going on near you in Austin in the month of May.
 
The Old Pecan Street Festival
When: May 3 - 4
Admission: Free
The Old Pecan Street Festival is a great family-friendly event to attend this month. This is the largest arts and crafts festival in central Texas and brings in millions of dollars to the community. So head out … (0 comments)

 
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