When the results are in …
The Bee Cave Middle School Raiders was selected by Lake Travis school board members Tuesday evening as the district’s official name and mascot for its newest middle school campus. The $76.2 million facility will open in fall 2019.
When you have a surplus of $2 million …
The Lake Travis School District approved a 3 percent salary increase for all its employees at a budget workshop. Most of the increase stems from the rise of local property tax value that will indirectly increase the amount of money the district will pay back to the state in recapture payments.
When you catch a ten pounder …
Last month, more than 100 of the world’s best bass fishermen gathered at Lake Travis. This is what happened.
When you’ve been here for a while …
KXAN reported on the antelopes this week, but that’s old news in Lake Travis. We spotted this duo roaming near Lakeway City Park a month ago and may or may not have chased after them for this video. Proof positive! You aren’t crazy. Those are antelopes.
When the lake is below …
When you dream of being a Ninja Warrior on the water …
Dreams come true. A new floating adventure water park is opening on June 29. LTL’s Cathy Hale chatted with Waterloo Adventures owner Brian George to give you the inside scoop on Lake Travis’ newest outdoor adventure.
For when you need more closet space …
Lake Travis Lifestyle, together with Todd Hower Realty, will help you save money when you sell and make money when you buy.
Check out this featured property if you want to live on a street named Bellagio.
What to do if you’re out and about today and this weekend …
Story Time at Bee Cave Library.
Magician Cody Fisher at Lake Travis Community Library.
Rosé All Day at We Olive & Wine Bar at Hill Country Galleria.
Brandon Alan at Chisos Grill at HCG.
Carl Hutchens is performing at Grumpy’s.
Tommy Shane Steiner & Drew Womack are playing at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse.
Trivia Night at Gnarly Gar.
Friday, June 22
Storytime at Bee Cave Library at Hill Country Galleria (10:30am, 11:15am)
Shrek Jr. opens at TexARTS (6pm)
Patrick Fleming at Hops & Thyme (6:30pm)
Lago Vista Farmers Market at Lago Vista Village Shopping Center (2:30pm-6:30pm)
Hoppy Hour at Infamous Brewing Company (4pm-9pm)
Dive-In Movies: The LEGO Ninjago Movie at Lakeway Swim Park (8:30pm)
Glen Collins Band at Grumpy’s Saloon (9:30pm-1am)
Stymie & Tex Tubbs, Heather Victorino at Gnarly Gar (5pm)
London Calling at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7:30pm-11:30pm)
Dyfunkshun Junkshun (Starlight Terrace) at The Oasis (7pm-10pm)
The Shelton Ray Band at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7:30pm-10:30pm)
Karaoke with Raden Hughes at LT Corner Pub (9pm-1am)
Friday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood — Armadillo Road (8pm), Cornell Hurd (10pm)
Saturday, June 23
Baby Aloha at Lake Travis Community Library (10:30am-11:30am)
Javier Soliz at Table 620 at H-E-B Lakeway (6pm-8pm)
Groove Night at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (6:30pm-10:30pm)
Cap City Band (Starlight Terrace) at The Oasis (7pm-10pm)
The Mayors of Simpleton at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7pm-10pm)
Type A Rocks at Gnarly Gar (8pm)
Code Blue at LT Corner Pub (8:30pm-11:30pm)
Cade Mower at Oasis Texas Brewing Company (7pm)
Saturday Night Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood with Travis Green (8pm), Rosie Flores (10pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (1pm-9pm)
Sunday, June 24
Sunday Asado at El Gaucho Winery
Sunday Brunch at The Gingerman (11:30am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Chisos Grill (11am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Cafe Blue (11:30am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Sundancer Grill (9am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Lucy’s on the Lake (10am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at The Gnarly Gar (noon)
Sunday Brunch at Table 620 at H-E-B Lakeway (10am)
Sunday Funday with Shawn Mathews at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (noon-4pm)
Sunday Live Music Lineup at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood with dance lessons (3pm), Jeff Warren Johnston (4pm), Adam Lopez (7:30pm), BB Morse (10pm)
Sunday Brunch at Table 620 H-E-B Lakeway with Brian Wolff Duo (10am-2pm)
Lone Star Farmers Market 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)
The Brew at The Oasis (7pm-10pm)
Lucky’s Poker Club at Grumpy’s (4:30pm-8pm)
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)
Get out of town
It’s Coffee with Cars weekend in Dripping Springs. Join car enthusiasts and drink great coffee from Greater Goods Coffee Roasters. This show is free to the public and anyone with a hot rod, muscle car, sports car, exotic, classic truck or unique ride is welcomed to come out and put your car on display.
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
Friday & Saturday nights thru August 4 – Jaws on the Water returns to Volente Beach Resort
June 22 — The 5th Annual Hill Country Food Truck Festival in Luckenbach, TX
June 28 – Trail Maintenance with Balcones Canyonland Preserve (8am-10am)
July 1 — First Sunday Sunset at Oasis Texas Brewing Company (5pm-10pm)
July 4 — July 4th Celebration: Parade, Pageantry of the Flags & Swim Park in Lakeway
July 4 — July 4th Celebration at Hill Country Galleria
Photo credit: Cathy Hale