When you’re depicted as botox-injected wine drinkers …
Welcome to Lakeway. Here is the Austin area described with photos of characters from Saturday Night Live skits.
When you go from lawsuit to lawsuit …
Christopher Milam looks forward to exposing the lies leveled against him. The plaintiff claims Milam is being sneaky and moving assets around to make it look like he’s broke. Milam was part of a group that had planned to re-develop the Backyard on Bee Cave Parkway but got wrapped up in lawsuits. The Backyard project is moving ahead with new developers. Milam is moving ahead with more lawsuits.
When you shop ’til you drop …
It’s the back-to-school season, which is always a great excuse to go shopping. On Wednesday, LTL’s Cathy Hale shared an update on all of the local boutiques in the Lake Travis area, including the new Kendra Scott Pop-Up Shop that just opened.
When school starts …
So does school traffic. Enjoy your last few weeks of driving as summer vacation from traffic is drawing to a close. Here’s a list of start dates for Austin area schools.
When more people move to Austin …
Get a job. The Austin area’s unemployment rate — coming in at 2.2% for May — is very close to breaking the record low set in 1999.
together with Todd Hower Realty
Coming Soon in Steiner Ranch. Start checking the boxes — gated community, backs to the golf course, cul-de-sac, swimming pool + hot tub, two stories with the master suite plus a guest bedroom on the lower level, three-car garage. Contact Todd Hower Realty for more details.
The $5497 & 87% …
$5497 – the listing fee you pay at closing when you sell your home with Todd Hower Realty (most real estate agents charge you a percentage of the sales price).
87% – the percentage of homes listed with Todd Hower Realty that sell in 49 days or less.
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 …
Critterman at Lake Travis Community Library.
Live Team Trivia at LT Corner Pub.
Rye Mountain Revelry at Mercer Street Dance Hall.
The Other Brothers in Starlight Terrace at The Oasis.
Open Mic Night with Douglas Clyde Martin at Gnarly Gar.
Alex Lopez at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse.
Kevin Daniel Smith, The AGT Project at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood.
Friday, July 26
Classic Car Show at Sandeez Hamburger Hut (11:30am-2pm)
Paddle YOGA with Mel at Lakeway Marina (12pm)
Summer Reading Program Finale 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)
Morgan Nicole at Hops & Thyme (7pm-10pm)
The Texas KGB at Grumpy’s Saloon (8:30pm)
Movies in the Park featuring The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part at Lakeway City Park (8pm)
Live Music at Gnarly Gar (8pm)
Drew Womack & Tommy Shane Steiner at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7pm)
Ryan Ross Band at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (6pm-10pm)
Karaoke with Raden Hughes at LT Corner Pub (9pm-1am)
Jake Penrod at Mercer Street Dance Hall in Dripping Springs (8:30pm)
Friday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood — Canvas People (8pm)
Saturday, July 27
FREE Workout with Camp Gladiator at Hill Country Galleria (9:00am)
Boast & Breakfast at Sail & Ski Yacht Club (9am-11am)
Splish Splash Saturdays at Dogtopia (10am)
Dads & Donuts at Lake Travis Community Library (10:30am)
Live Music at Gnarly Gar (8pm)
Trick Shot at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7pm)
Homer Whisenant at Mercer Street Dance Hall (8:30pm)
Carl Hutchens Band at LT Corner Pub (8pm-11pm)
Open Mic with Douglas Clyde Martin at Gnarly Gar (7pm)
Cold Snap at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7pm-10pm)
Saturday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood with The Ricky Bros (8pm), Dallas Burrow (8:30pm), Two Tons of Steel (10:30pm)
Live Music at Doc’s Fish Camp & Grill in Marble Falls (7pm-10pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (1pm-9pm)
Sunday, July 28
Sunday Matinee with Bob Appel at Mercer Street Dance Hall (3pm-6pm)
Sunday Brunch at Cafe Blue (11am)
Shawn Mathews at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (noon-4pm)
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 with Christine Renner (10am)
Sunday Live Music Lineup at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood with swing dance lessons (3pm), 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 16 – Summer Camps at TexARTS (half & full-day camps available)
Now through August 31 – Mural Artist Submissions being accepted
Now through August 4 – Summer Camps galore at Lakeway Activity Center (register online)
July 12 – August 4 – Annie at TexARTS (tickets on sale now)
July 31 – Yoga & Goga hosted with Kendra Scott at Hill Country Galleria (7pm-8pm)
August 1 – Iron Wolf Tasting & Live Music by Robert Wagner at Jules Design Bar (4:30pm-8pm)
September 19 – Bellamy Brothers at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse