When you’re the best in Texas …
These Austin-area schools rank among the top public high schools in the country. Here are the Lake Travis area high schools ranked among the top 100 in the Lone Star state: Westlake High School in the Eanes school district (37th in state; 241st in U.S.), Westwood High School in the Round Rock district (53rd in state; 304th in U.S.), Vandegrift High School in the Leander school district (72nd in state; 509th in U.S.), Round Rock High School in the Round Rock district (99th in state; 907th in U.S.).
When you need to get away …
This is where the Houston Chronicle thinks you should go for a two-day, two-night weekend getaway.
When you make and sell weed brownies …
You might not go to jail for five years. Williamson County has taken on a new approach to marijuana crimes.
When Guns N’ Roses isn’t playing, but still …
Austin City Limits Music Festival announced the lineup for this year and tickets are on sale now. If you miss out on ACL tickets, have no fear. Family Business Beer Company released tickets for their First Annual “Family Reunion” festival May 31 – June 2. Live music every day with small beer batch releases and plenty of beer drinking’ games.
When you’re a Mighty Mujer …
You do a triathlon. Of course, you do! Austin is excited to welcome this popular all-female, sprint-distance triathlon event to Lakeway City Park on June 9, 2019. Proceeds to benefit Colin’s Hope.
When you’re optimistic about the 2019 football season …
No pressure, but you are expected to be another championship contender.
When you live in Lakeway …
On Wednesday, LTL’s Cathy Hale encouraged you to rock the vote. Because no one else is doing it.
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What to do if you’re out & about today and this weekend …
Start-Up Kids’ Club at Lake Travis Community Library.
Contracommon Drink & Draw at Hill Country Galleria.
Live Team Trivia at LT Corner Pub.
Joel Hoffman at Mercer Street Dance Hall.
Open Mic Night with Douglas Clyde Martin at Gnarly Gar.
Alex Lopez at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse.
The AGT Project at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood.
Friday, May 3
Bee Cave Elementary School Choir Concert at Hill Country Galleria (6:30pm)
Cowboy Music with K.R. Wood at Lake Travis Community Library (4pm-5pm)
Lago Vista Farmers Market at Lago Vista Village Shopping Center (2:30pm-6:30pm)
Hoppy Hour at Infamous Brewing Company (4pm-9pm)
NFL Alumni Poker Tournament at Lakeway Resort (6pm-10pm)
Live Music at Gnarly Gar (8pm)
Memphis Train at The Oasis Starlight Terrace (7pm-10pm)
Howlin Waters at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7pm)
Fabulous Chevelles at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7pm-10pm)
Karaoke with Raden Hughes at LT Corner Pub (9pm-1am)
Bobby Mack at Mercer Street Dance Hall in Dripping Springs (8:30pm)
Friday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood — Carl Hutchens (8pm)
Saturday, May 4
City of Lakeway General Elections at polling locations in Lakeway
FREE Workout with Camp Gladiator at Hill Country Galleria (10:30am)
Hazardous Household Waste Drop Off Event at Lake Travis Regional Reuse & Recycling Center (9am-noon)
Star Wars Craft at Lake Travis Community Library (1pm-3pm)
Live Music at Gnarly Gar (8pm)
Funky Brass Factory at The Oasis Starlight Terrace (7pm-10pm)
Jumpstart at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7pm)
Saturday Night Concert on the Lawn at Hill Country Galleria with Two Tons of Steel (7pm-9pm)
Carl Hutchens Band at LT Corner Pub (8pm-11pm)
Open Mic with Douglas Clyde Martin at Gnarly Gar (7pm)
The Rewinders Live at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7pm-10pm)
FingerPistol at Mercer Street Dance Hall in Dripping Springs (8:30pm)
Saturday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood with Jeff Warren Johnston (8pm)
Live Music at Doc’s Fish Camp & Grill in Marble Falls (7pm-10pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (1pm-9pm)
Sunday, May 5
Bow Wow Reading at Lake Travis Community Library (1:30pm-2:30pm)
Lake Fun & Safety Day at Lakeway City Park (2pm-4pm)
The Brew at The Oasis Starlight Terrace (7pm-10pm)
Highland Lakes SPCA Woofstock at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (noon-6pm)
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), Andrea Marie & The Magnolia Band (8pm), Lucas Johnson (10pm)
Lone Star Farmers Market with Waterloo Wind Band Performance 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
May 7 – Peace & Pixiedust Fashion Show at Hill Country Galleria
May 9 – May Wine Walk at Hill Country Galleria (5pm-9pm)
May 11 – Lakeway’s Wildfire Ready Workday at Hamilton Greenbelt (8:30am-noon)
May 12 – Mother’s Day Brunch at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (reservations required)
May 12 – Mother’s Day Brunch at The Oasis on Lake Travis (reservations required)
June 1 – Ranchin’ Graduation Lunch at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (reservations required)
June 6 – Bellamy Brothers at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (reservations required)