And the Winner is … American Gateways! Nonprofit support group offers a night honoring the real stars.

by Nancy Miller Barton on October 18, 2017

It was the hug that came at the end of an award acceptance speech that may have said more about the event itself than any of the speeches combined. Juan Belman, a young man in...

Messina Hof Winery Gives Back After Hurricane Harvey

by Bebe Brown on October 4, 2017

Recognizing the fighting spirit of Texas, Messina Hof, the award-winning Texas-based winery, has released Resilience,  a special edition wine benefiting those impacted by Hurricane Harvey in Texas. 100% of the profits of the dry red...

‘Singin’ in the Rain’ | Zach’s Best Ever

by Julie Tereshchuk on October 4, 2017

(L to R) Luke Hawkins, Sasha Hutchings, Blake Spellacy and the company of Singin’ in the Rain • Photo by Kirk Tuck • Tickets here. The rain scenes steal the show in this happy, energetic tale of...

A Shift In Design | A Life-Change Changes A Trendsetter

by Daniel Ramirez on October 2, 2017

[caption id="attachment_17929" align="alignright" width="300"] Dina Chavez, at home in Austin, NYC and in your wardrobe.[/caption] Dina Chavez was, by all accounts, a successful fashion designer. A University of Texas graduate with a laundry list of...

Jon Pardi’s Lucky Tonight Tour | Stubb’s Outdoors October 20

by Doug Flatt on October 2, 2017

Jon Pardi/Midland/Runaway June play Stubb's Friday, October 20, 2017 •  Show at 7:00 p.m. • Get Tickets Here  Jon Pardi's current single "Heartache on the Dance Floor" is top 5-and-climbing on the Billboard Country Airplay charts and marks...

Cleaning Up (Lake Travis) For a Cause

by Hannah Hepfer on September 28, 2017

Divers were among the many volunteers at the 23rd annual Lake Travis cleanup. Photo courtesy JohnGutierrezPhotography.com Over 800 volunteers gathered at Lake Travis on Sept 17 to remove 4,000 pounds of trash from the beloved Austin...

Purposefully Made | The Heart and Mission of Love 41

by Sabrina Reagan on September 27, 2017

“Receiving is giving,” is the tagline of leather goods company Love 41. When Texas resident Suzette Munson visited Rwanda in 2010 at the invitation of African New Life Ministries, her heart changed forever. Five months...

Surviving Austin City Limits Music Festival 2017 | A Quick Guide

by Daniel Ramirez on September 26, 2017

So, you’ve gotten or are getting your ACL one-day or three-day wristband. You’ve got the weekend planned and your crew is prepping for a fantastic time in Zilker Park. Fingers crossed, the mercury on the...