Voting for the best Austin election watch parties

6:29 pm Oct. 31, 2016

We’ve started this partial list of Austin-area  Nov. 8 election watch parties. Please help us flesh it out.

ACC Riverside. 1020 Grove Blvd. Host: Austin Community College Student Life.

The Belmont. 306 W. Sixth St. Host: Cannabis Across the Country.

Big Daddy’s Burgers

Why so many of Austin’s F1 social affairs ran out of gas

11:26 am Oct. 22, 2016

Then there was one.

During the first United States Grand Prix in Austin, posh parties popped up all over downtown. Million-dollar transitory lounges (or rumored to cost that much), after-hours nightclubs, velvet-rope blow-outs. A big chunk of

Wage peace with UnDebate.Us

10:14 am Oct. 19, 2016

This week, a new cause, UnDebate.Us, debuted two days after a robust Archives Bazaar and a heart-warming Hyde Park Reunion.

UnDebate.Us Premiere Party. The timing could not be more pivotal. One day before what is sure to be

6 Austin parties that snapped, crackled and popped

6:21 pm Oct. 14, 2016

Starting with the Pop Austin preview party at a Zen-like West Lake Hills-area home, we had quite the crackling week around town.

Pop Austin Preview Party. Almost every piece of art sparked a familiar feeling. That’s because almost every one came from

Best Texas books to read nowadays

5:40 pm Oct. 7, 2016

This week, we’ve got a novel, a true crime tale, an investigative report, a sports chronicle and a family history among the latest Texas titles to cipher.

“The Devil’s Sinkhole.” Bill Wittliff. University of Texas Press.