Author Archives: Matt Loving

About Matt Loving

Journalism Senior at UT Austin.

A Finishing Dip

To celebrate the end of the spring semester, a group called the “River Rats” will be leading a trip to float the river in San Marcus. The River Rats are making their third consecutive trip in the past three springs. … Continue reading

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Summer Heat

Austin is known for music, and the Sixth Street scene just got a little more diverse, and there’s a celebration because of it. The Stage, a new “Texas Country” bar on the eastern part of west sixth, is going to … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo in Austin

Don’t take it upon yourself to manage the Mexican Holiday alone, do it in groups. “Austin Pub Crawl” has the best options so far. $10-20 for access to the lowest specials downtown. Remember: you will not get the best specials … Continue reading

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New Theater Downtown

It’s not too often that you can be the first one of your friends to do something, but here is your chance. The art culture in Austin got a great boost this weekend with the opening of a different “art-house” … Continue reading

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Dinner and a Movie

This is a movie experience you’ve never had before.  Gold Class Cinemas in The Domain is the absolute best thing to do for a girlfriend or boyfriend that is coming to visit.  It is expensive (for a movie) but it’d … Continue reading

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Nocturnal Fest Austin

Nocturnal Fest is coming to Austin: the biggest techno party around. The most important thing is the tickets. Mostly they can’t sell out, but the VIP tickets can. Part of this is outdoors, some of it indoors. It’s intense, it’s … Continue reading

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Eeyore’s Birthday Party

The most depressing cartoon character in Disney history might be the most celebrated among the Austin culture. His birthday party is being held at Pease Park, as is tradition, once again.  This party has been going on since 1968 and … Continue reading

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