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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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Fleet Foxes come to Stubb’s BBQ

What better way to celebrate the beautiful May weather, than enjoying a concert out under the stars? Maybe add a little BBQ to the mix, and you’ve got it made when the Fleet Foxes play at Stubb’s May 10.

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Bob Bullock History Museum celebrates ten years

When I think of Austin, the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum always comes to mind. While it’s definitely not the location for a wild night out, I think the museum warrants a visit from tourists and Austinites alike.

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South Congress: Fulfilling Your Souvenir and Gift Needs

South Congress is an excellent spot to buy souvenirs and gifts, especially if you’re looking to avoid the generic, overpriced options available at the airport. Plenty of local boutiques, vintage furniture and clothing shops, craft stores, and toy shops are … Continue reading

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Pachanga Latino Music Festival on Saturday, May 21st

If you’re craving latin music, or just good live music in general, check out Pachanga Festival on Saturday, May 21st. The festival, which literally means “lively party” in Spanish, will be at Fiesta Gardens, on the edge of Lady Bird … Continue reading

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An inspired art exhibit: “Recovering Beauty” on display at the Blanton

 If you’re looking to pack some art into your visitor’s time in Austin, be sure to explore “Recovering Beauty: The 1990s in Buenos Aires” at the Blanton Museum of Art at the corner of Congress and MLK. According to an … Continue reading

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