Must-See Events and Must-Read Books from our Favorite Texas Authors at the 2021 Texas Book Festival

by Leona Barr on October 21, 2021

I am over-the-top excited that it’s Texas Book Festival time again and, like many of you, I’m planning my weekend around the amazing in-person panel discussions and virtual author talks throughout the week!  This festival...

#MusicMonday: ACL Festival 2021 Brought the Music Back to Zilker Park

by Brian Maass on October 18, 2021

After an open arms welcome to ACL Fest, the music in Zilker Park came to an end. More than 100 performers took to the stage representing a wide variety of music genres over the course...

#TXVoices: Texan Tori Martin On Following Her Musical Dreams to Nashville

by Bob Valleau on October 13, 2021

Award-winning country music singer/songwriter and Season 14 American Idol contestant Tori Martin is a Texas-native who moved to Nashville to follow her musical dreams.   Martin’s roots run deep in country music classics, and the 21-year-old...

4 Must-See Virtual Texas Book Festival Sessions for Foodies

by Bebe Brown on October 12, 2021

Here's foodies news you can use! The 26th annual Texas Book Festival kicks off on October 23 and runs through October 31. For 2021, TBF features both virtual and in-person author appearances. With nearly 200...

Hear Ye, Hear Ye! A Photo Tour of the Texas Renaissance Festival

by Julie Tereshchuk on October 7, 2021

Come take a tour through the nation’s largest Renaissance event.  Every year over 450,000 eager patrons enter through the gates of the Texas Renaissance Festival into an extraordinary 16th century European village. From October 9...

Five Minutes With the K3 Sisters Band of Dallas

by Jordan Maddox on September 30, 2021

Three Dallas sisters take their band to the next level through social media. Kaylen (22), Kelsey (20) and Kristen Kassab (17) have taken the internet by storm over the past year with their music. The...

#Music Monday: ACL Returns; What To See

by Brian Maass on September 27, 2021

After being cancelled due to the pandemic in 2020, ACL Fest is finally back in Austin, Texas for two glorious weekends of music. And, despite cancellations and pandemic precautions, nothing can stem the joy, excitement...

#TXVoices: East Texas Singer/Songwriter Kadie Lynn Roberson

by Bob Valleau on September 17, 2021

If anyone knows what it takes to keep practicing and pushing forward, then Kadie Lynn Roberson does. This multiple award-winning singer/songwriter, who goes simply by Kadie Lynn professionally, is from the small East Texas town...