Happy Friday! It’s going to be a wet — but warm — weekend in Lake Travis.
We started off the week with our January giveaway and your chance to win 2 hours of open bowling with free rentals for 6 guests, plus $5 player cards for each — a $200 value! Visit the Lake Travis Lifestyle Facebook page and comment on the Funtastic Family 2017 giveaway post. Your Facebook comment is your entry.
On Thursday, Cathy Hale called out to the aggressive drivers on Lake Travis roads and asked … as a community, what can we do about it? Join the conversation on Facebook.
Well, let’s be thankful that we made it to Friday! With a rainy forecast, it might be the perfect weekend to spend indoors. Get to the big city for the 19th Annual Austin Home & Garden Show at the Austin Convention Center.
Enjoy your weekend! Here is a roundup of live music and events in and around the Lake Travis area:
Friday, January 13
Lago Vista Farmers Market at the Lago Vista Village Shopping Center (2:30pm-6:30pm)
Hoppy Hour at Infamous Brewing Company (4pm-9pm)
Victopia at The Grumpy Grouper (9:30pm-1:30am)
Friday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood — Eric Hisaw (8pm), Mojo Chyld (10:30pm)
Shelton Ray Band at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7:30pm-10:30pm)
Good Karma at Rumi’s in Jonestown (9pm)
Saturday, January 14
The Hill Country Science Mill, a regional science center in Johnson City, TX, will host a family-friendly Snow Day on Saturday, January 14th from 11am-2pm. Twenty tons of snow will be delivered to the backyard of the Science Mill to create a winter wonderland in the Texas Hill Country.
Peter Pan Jr. at TexARTS (2pm & 6pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (1pm-9pm)
Flying Pig Band at The Grumpy Grouper (9:30pm-1:30am)
Saturday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood — Armadillo Road (8pm), The Warhorses (10:30pm)
Jarrod Johnson at Rumi’s in Jonestown (9pm)
Sunday, January 15
Rolling Sculpture Car Show at Hill Country Galleria (11am-3pm) *weather permitting — check website for details.
Peter Pan Jr. at TexARTS (2pm)
Lone Star Farmers Market in the Shops at the Galleria (10am-2pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (noon-6pm)
Sunday Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood — Carl Hutchens (4pm), Jon Napier Song Swap (7:30pm)
In the big city
19th Annual Austin Home & Garden Show at the Austin Convention Center (January 13-15)
Irish Music Night at LT Corner Pub (every Tuesday 7pm-9:30pm)
Brown Bag Lunch Concert Series every Thursday in January and February at the Lakeway Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek. Thursday, January 19 — Popular Lakeway singer Barbara Calderaro will bring her quartet, The Highlights, to the Brown Bag stage to feature jazzy versions of favorite songs.
Lakeway City Hall Art Gallery welcomes the works of Jane Fatino in its latest exhibit that runs now through Feb. 14. The display may be viewed during regular office hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays at Lakeway City Hall, 1102 Lohmans Crossing.
Save the date
2nd Annual Help PLAY it Forward Wiffle Ball Games at LTYA Field of Dreams Tee-Ball Field on January 28, 2017.
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lakeway will host a Community Open House event to celebrate a new name and vision, as well as a new year of serving Lake Travis, Bee Caves and the greater Central Texas community. The free public event will feature a number of engaging activities for all ages, including:
- Demonstrations, Including da Vinci Robotic Technology
- Educational Talks
- Hospital Tours
- Meet the Team: Doctors, Nurses and Staff
- Free Interactive Health Screenings (Blood Pressure, Glucose Testing,
- Cardiovascular Risk Assessments, Stroke Risk Assessments and BMI Screenings)
- Kids’ Activities
- STAR Flight Helicopter and Lake Travis EMS
When: Saturday, February 4 // From 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The Spicewood Arts Society announces its second art trek of the season, “Art and Culture: Texas Style!” on Feb. 9, highlighting Texas’ diverse culture. The trip includes the historic Ursuline Academy, the Southwest School of Art, and the San Antonio Museum of Art.