Author Archives: Lauren Abram

National Bike Month-Austin

Austin is a city big on biking and being green, and the month of May has been deemed National Bike Month across the country. Austin has a growing bicycling network, and to acknowledge the month of May, the city has … Continue reading

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Qua- Wine Bar and Lounge

For everyone 21 and up, Qua offers another downtown location that reminds its guest of a bar on Miami’s South Beach. Qua, located near 4th and Colorado, is a wine bar and lounge, complete with VIP areas, two DJ’s, an … Continue reading

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Ballet Afrique Austin

Ballet Afrique is a contemporary dance company based in Austin, Texas. The founding mission of the company was to help forward the black professional dance movement in Austin. Ballet Afrique uses dance to build understanding, inspiration and appreciation for the … Continue reading

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Moonlight Social

Austin is known as “The Music Capital of the World”, and has quickly become the breeding grounds for new talent and those looking to make it big in the music industry. The passion for music has grown this year on … Continue reading

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Art Week Austin

Austin’s annual Art Week kicks off this Wednesday April 27, through May 1. The city of Austin is known for being weird, and creative and this event brings together both of those worlds. Art Week Austin is series of collaborations … Continue reading

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Fun and Under 21- Vice Bar

Finding places downtown for those under the age of 21 can get to be annoying, but Vice Bar definitely appeals to that crowd. Located at 302 E. 6th St.,  Vice Bar presents three stories, and two DJ’s mixing both hip … Continue reading

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TXRD Lonestar Rollergirls

Roller Derby is an American traditional sport for entertainment more than competition. The goal of the roller derby members is to lap the other team before the end of the match. The all-female sport has grown so much since the … Continue reading

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