When you’re done with dude, brah, swamps, gators, and the big apple …
According to the 2019 Texas Relocation Report, the Top 5 States moving to Texas are California, Florida, Louisiana, Illinois, and New York.
When you don’t like #5, but you’re okay with #6 …
According to the report mentioned above, Travis County is the #5 county for total new out-of-state residents moving in and the #6 county for total locals leaving Texas.
When you welcome back 11,000 new students …
Your name is Marco Alvarado, communications director for Lake Travis ISD. Good luck this week! 😉
When you bring your blanket on the bus …
It’s too cold, but the students are not complaining. It’s hard to believe that a school bus in Texas does not have to be equipped with air conditioning. Fifty new general buses with air conditioning and sixty existing buses retrofitted with air conditioning will be rolling out across the Leander school district this year.
When you’re all about the Ladies …
You donate! The Ladies of Charity – Lake Travis is hoping to expand their local reach with a new building on Medical Parkway. The organization provides financial and in-kind donations to more than 30 local charities.
When you know everything about everything in Lake Travis …
But do you really? Test your knowledge with our little back-to-school pop quiz.
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Find out how you can get full-service seller representation & marketing for a lot less than 6% of the sales price when you sell your home.
What to do if you’re out & about today and this weekend …
Book to Big Screen Book Club at Lake Travis Community Library.
Live Team Trivia at LT Corner Pub.
Bob Appel at Mercer Street Dance Hall.
Open Mic Night with Douglas Clyde Martin at Gnarly Gar.
Alex Lopez at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse.
Kevin Daniel Smith, The AGT Project, Jeremy Vasquez at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood.
Friday, August 16
Classic Car Show at Sandeez Hamburger Hut (11:30am-2pm)
Pianist Randy Dennis at Lake Travis Community Library (4pm)
Lago Vista Farmers Market at Lago Vista Village Shopping Center (2:30pm-6:30pm)
Hoppy Hour at Infamous Brewing Company (4pm-9pm)
Live Music at Gnarly Gar (8pm)
Howlin’ Waters at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7pm)
Swamp Bats at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7pm-10pm)
Karaoke with Raden Hughes at LT Corner Pub (9pm-1am)
Max Stalling at Mercer Street Dance Hall in Dripping Springs (8:30pm)
Friday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood — Rochelle & The Sidewinders (8pm), The Austones (10:30pm)
Saturday, August 17
FREE Workout with Camp Gladiator at Hill Country Galleria (9:00am)
Paint a Longhorn at Hops & Thyme (noon-2pm)
Live Music at Gnarly Gar (8pm)
Newsboyz at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7pm)
Timeless at Castro’s Bar & Grill (9pm-1am)
Blake Torrey at Mercer Street Dance Hall (8:30pm)
Open Mic with Douglas Clyde Martin at Gnarly Gar (7pm)
Courtney Reed at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7pm-10pm)
Saturday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood with Andrea Marie & The Magnolia Band (6pm), Texas KGB (10pm)
Live Music at Doc’s Fish Camp & Grill in Marble Falls (7pm-10pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (1pm-9pm)
Sunday, August 18
Puzzle Exchange at Lake Travis Community Library (1:30-3pm)
Sunday on the Deck with Bruce Salmon at Mercer Street Dance Hall (3pm-5pm)
Sunday Brunch at Cafe Blue (11am)
Sunday Brunch at The Ginger Man (11:30am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Gnarly Gar (noon)
Sunday Brunch at Chisos Grill (11am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Cafe Blue (11:30am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Lucy’s on the Lake (10am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Table 620 at H-E-B Lakeway (10am)
Sunday Live Music Lineup at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood with Tessy Lou & The Shotgun Stars (4pm), Nick Paige (8pm), Lucas Johnson (10pm)
Lone Star Farmers Market at noon at Hill Country Galleria (10am-2pm)
Pedernales Farmer’s Market at Apis Restaurant parking lot (9am-2pm)
Tasting Room at Jester King Brewery (noon-9pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (noon-6pm)
Tasting Room at Spicewood Vineyards (noon-5pm)
Tasting Room at El Gaucho Winery (12:30pm-7pm)
Local Hero Sunday at High 5 — a free hour of bowling and other discounts for military and veterans (with ID), police, fire & rescue (after 6pm)
Cinemark $5 Tuesdays all day at Hill Country Galleria
Wine Down Wednesday at Cafe Blue at Hill Country Galleria (all day)
Trivia & Taco Tuesday every Tuesday night at Table 620 H-E-B Lakeway (6:30pm)
Traditional Irish Music every Tuesday night at LT Corner Pub (7pm)
Whiskey Wednesday every Wednesday at Table 620 H-E-B Lakeway (6pm)
Karaoke with Raden Hughes at LT Corner Pub every Wednesday night (8pm)
Texas Songwriters Showcase every Monday at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood (6:30pm)
Preschool Story Time at Lake Travis Community Library every Monday (10:30am)
Save the date
Now through August 31 – Mural Artist Submissions being accepted
August 27 – Ladies Night Out at Hill Country Galleria (5pm-9pm)
September 1 – Tickets go on sale for the 20th Season of Spicewood Arts Society
September 14 – 9th Annual Lake Travis Public Safety Day, Lake Travis Elementary School, 15303 Kollmeyer Drive, Lakeway, 11am -3pm
September 19 – Bellamy Brothers at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse