(map) With all the fancy new contemporary restaurants popping up lately, it’s comforting to soak in the old-school Austin vibe of the Nutty Brown. Known as an outdoor live-music venue hosting such big names as Dwight Yoakam, Clint Black and
(map) In two weeks, the “little town where everybody’s somebody” hosts one of the best events out West. Nine wineries, 12 food trucks, and five bands will take the stage August 1st from noon till 7 pm. For tickets, click here.
It’s the unofficial kickoff to summer! If you’re looking for something fun to do this weekend, there are lots of special events going on out West. Check out the list below and for more info, click on the links.
In two weeks, we’ll see the annual Lake Travis Springfest, May 2 from 11 to 9. There’ll be live music all day, plus tons of stuff to see and do. Above, The Derailers play for the crowd in the Amphitheater at the Hill Country Galleria on a previous year. The good news is that from [...]
(map) It would be hard to find a more mellow, laid-back spot than this. Located in a funky old rock house, La Cabana has been serving up good Tex-Mex to families out in Spicewood for almost a decade. Above, the Queso Especial, a creamy, thick queso with guacamole and spicy ground beef. It was so [...]
(map) Live music by the Marshall Ford Swing Band sets the tone for this freewheeling afternoon by the lake in Marble Falls. Guests sample the cuisines of 12 restaurants, taste the wines from eight local wineries and try specialty cocktails at the Tipsy Texan cocktail bar. Plus, there’ll be chef demos, a winemakers’ panel, swing [...]
(map) ”Everybody’s somebody in Luckenbach.” That’s the kind of laid-back, we’re-all-in-this-together sentiment that makes it so easy to have a good time in this small town. There’s live music every day, from one or two guitar-players/singers, to big shows, events, even dances in the old-timey dance hall. Add in plenty of cold beer, burgers and
(map) Starting next week, Oasis, Texas launches its First Saturday Market & Music Festival. Every first Saturday of the month, they will showcase live music, along with local arts and crafts vendors offering kids’ stuff, jewelry, gifts, clothing and collectibles. August’s family-friendly event features music by Clifford Kay, Ed Kliman, The Pod, and Two Hoots [...]
(map) Frozen margaritas, sunsets and Tex-Mex – what more do you need? How about a party on the patio? Iguana Grill has a fantastic setting overlooking Lake Travis. On Friday and Saturday nights, it’s even better because you can sit out and enjoy some awesome Texas talent, free. Shake Russell and his band
(map) There are two great things about music at Angel’s: One, the shows are early, starting around 6 or 7. Two, they’re free! Three nights a week, you can enjoy bands like The Troubadillos, The Fabulous Chevelles, and Freddy Powers & Friends, dig into a good chicken-fried steak and still get home in time for [...]