When you can’t get chicken nuggets in Lake Travis …
Brace yourselves. Chick-fil-A’s Lake Travis location will close the doors at the end of July for six weeks. They’ll be renovating pretty much everything, including the drive-thru system.
When you’re going south and tiny …
Mansions are over. Micro estates are in. Get ready to ditch your 3,000 square foot home for 600 square feet of modern luxury.
When your dog hides under the bed …
Grab your red, white & blue and head to Lakeway for a “Salute to Volunteers” parade at 8:30am followed by the Pageantry of the Flags ceremony. Plus, Hill Country Galleria will be hosting their annual Independence Day Celebration with live music, fireworks and more.
When you’re a city girl in Texas …
Lakeway residents are enjoying their new exotic neighbors — two Blackbuck antelopes and an Axis deer. LTL’s Cathy Hale has been on a mission to capture native wildlife on film.
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 spend time under a covered patio.
What to do if you’re out and about today and this weekend …
Story Time at Bee Cave Library at HCG.
Camp Wanna-Read-A-Book at Bee Cave Library at HCG.
Junior Chef Challenge at Lake Travis Community Library.
Rosé All Day at We Olive & Wine Bar at Hill Country Galleria.
Jim Halfpenny at Uptown Art House in Marble Falls.
George DeVore is playing at Poodies Roadhouse.
LC Rocks & Carl Hutchens are performing at Grumpy’s.
Tommy Shane Steiner & Drew Womack are playing at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse.
Country Music Showcase at Angel’s Icehouse.
Trivia Night at Gnarly Gar.
Friday, June 29
Storytime at Bee Cave Library at HCG (10:30am, 11:15am)
Games2U at Lake Travis Community Library (10:30am-noon)
Bruce Salmon at Uptown Art House in Marble Falls (7pm-10pm)
Lago Vista Farmers Market at Lago Vista Village Shopping Center (2:30pm-6:30pm)
Hoppy Hour at Infamous Brewing Company (4pm-9pm)
Rogues Gallery at Grumpy’s Saloon (9:30pm-1:30am)
Stymie & Tex Tubbs, D Soul Davis & Art of Soul at Gnarly Gar (5pm)
Uptown Drive at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7:30pm-11:30pm)
Dyfunkshun Junkshun (Starlight Terrace) at The Oasis (7pm-10pm)
Lady Dame and The Blackboot Brothers 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 — Jo James (8pm), Jennifer Westwood & The Handsome Devils (10:30pm)
Saturday, June 30
Dads & Donuts Storytime at Lake Travis Community Library (10:30am)
Camp Gladiator Free Workout at Hill Country Galleria (9am)
Third Language at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (6:30pm-10:30pm)
Bo Porter at Grumpy’s Saloon (9:30pm-1:30am)
Cap City Band (Starlight Terrace) at The Oasis (7pm-10pm)
Michael Fracasso at Uptown Art House in Marble Falls (7pm-10pm)
Woot Talley and the Box at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7pm-10pm)
Jo Hell 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 Shelby Cheyenne (8pm), Guy Forsyth (9:30pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (1pm-9pm)
Sunday, July 1
Paint Night at We Olive & Wine Bar (1:30pm)
Movie showing of Rio Bravo at Uptown Art House in Marble Falls (2pm)
Dr. Kiyoshi Tamagawa and Dr. Timothy Woolsey perform the music of Franz Schubert at Lakeway Activity Center (4pm-5pm)
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)
First Sunday Sunset at Oasis Texas Brewing Company (5pm-10pm)
Sunday Live Music Lineup at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood with The Mismatch (4pm), Audrey Malone & Howdy (7:30pm), BB Morse Friends & Family (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
Enjoy the Texas Hill Country on July 4th in the comfort of Comfort, TX. It’s their annual Independence Day Celebration, a fun-filled day of festivities with a parade, BBQ, games, flyovers, live music and more. Plan to arrive by 9am for a great viewing location of the parade that travels down Comfort’s Historic High Street.
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
July 4 — July 4th Celebration: Parade, Pageantry of the Flags & Swim Park in Lakeway (parade starts at 8:30am)
July 4 — July 4th Celebration at Hill Country Galleria (4pm-9:30pm)
July 8 – Plant Night at We Olive & Wine Bar (1:30pm)
Photo credit: Cathy Hale