Category Archive: austin

There Is Something Fishy Going On At These 14 Amazing Texas Aquariums

From the huge Texas State Aquarium to smaller, but no less awe-inspiring smaller aquariums, there is something for everyone at these 14 aquariums, located across the state! Several of these aquariums also have… Continue reading

Enjoy a Celtic Celebration at this Austin Farm for St. Patrick’s Day

***  Cancelled  *** On Sunday, March 15th, you’ll be seeing green everywhere you look at Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farms in Austin as this historic farm nods to the Celtic roots in Texas, with fun… Continue reading

Texas Independence Day Celebrations

On March 2nd, 1836, the Texas Declaration of Independence from Mexico was signed in a little cabin in present day Washington-on-the-Brazos, outside Brenham.  I can only imagine the fields were full of bluebonnets,… Continue reading

What To See and Do During Spring Break in Austin

You can feel it in the warm rays reaching down from the sun, the cool wind gust and blooms peaking out from beneath the earth, it’s almost Spring!  With this celebration comes the… Continue reading

Prost! to the 14 Best Oktoberfest Festivals in Texas

It may still be in the 90’s but a sure way to know it’s Fall in Texas is Oktoberfest!  It’s not hard to find Texas’ German roots almost anywhere you look in the… Continue reading

You’ll Love These Old-School Vinyl Record Stores in Texas

Here’s a list of the some of the best record stores in the state, based not only on selection, but also on customer service!  We go to a lot of record stores, and… Continue reading

Taking a Dip At The Devil’s Watering Hole in Texas

You will love this Texas Swimming Hole on a hot day, and you don’t even need to sell your soul to the devil to play here!  One of the wonders of the Texas… Continue reading

Never Miss Another Music Festival in Texas; A Lineup of the Top Music Festivals by Month!

From March through December, Texas is filled with some amazing Music Festivals!  Like it’s land, Texas’ music runs from Hip Hop to Red Dirt to Conjuncto, and fills in all the spaces in… Continue reading

10 Perfect Lake Getaways in Texas

No matter what you’re looking for, quiet mornings fishing on mirror-like water, or tieing up for parties on the lake, there is a perfect Lake Getaway in Texas for you! Lake Whitney Play … Continue reading

11 of the Best Haunted Houses in Texas 2019

Are you ready to be scared?  From the Panhandle to the Gulf, here’s a list of some of my favorites across the state, and what makes them each unique, regardless of if you… Continue reading