When you never get old …
Sunsets over Lake Travis. Thanks to Lake Travis resident and area newbie, Don Fowler, for this pretty sunset with a tropical twist. He entered our sunset photo contest, and you can enter too.
When after a series of highly non-scientific community polls …
You realize you’re not the only person craving this sort of place. Sloan + Parker is heading to Steiner Ranch in early November. The family-friendly bar will be taking over the former space of Kawa Asian Kitchen. Does anyone out there remember Fion?
When the kids will never forget it …
Memo to other top high school football programs: Do this. One of the nation’s top wide receivers was giving a spelling test to Lakeway Elementary students hours before Lake Travis demolished Austin High.
When your 100-year-old grandma went bowling …
When you realize what you’re supposed to be doing …
Help others. A group of local 8th and 9th-grade students are training to run an obstacle race later this month to raise money for a retired Navy SEAL who’s now battling cancer. The group aims to raise $10,000 to support his treatment. You can contribute to the fundraiser here.
When you need mad ninja skills …
On Wednesday, LTL’s Cathy Hale introduced you to a local dojo with plenty of heart.
Thing to Know
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What to do if you’re out and about today and this weekend …
Appa-George-Ty at Poodies Roadhouse.
$tart-Up Kid’s Club at Lake Travis Community Library.
Jim Halfpenny at Uptown Art House in Marble Falls.
Carl Hutchens at Grumpy’s.
Stella & The Hey Dudes at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse.
Live Team Trivia at LT Corner Pub.
Trivia Night at Gnarly Gar.
Friday, October 5
Musicians Woodshed Live Performance at Lake Travis Community Library (4:30pm)
Lago Vista Farmers Market at Lago Vista Village Shopping Center (2:30pm-6:30pm)
Hoppy Hour at Infamous Brewing Company (4pm-9pm)
Memphis Train at Starlight Terrace at The Oasis (7pm-10pm)
Michael Martin Murphey at Uptown Art House in Marble Falls (7pm-10pm)
Dean Seltzer at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7pm-10pm)
Karaoke with Raden Hughes at LT Corner Pub (9pm-1am)
Friday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood — Carl Hutchens (8pm)
Saturday, October 6
FREE Workout with Camp Gladiator at Hill Country Galleria (9am)
UT/OU Game (11am) & “Get it Right Ramblers” (5pm-8pm) at Iron Wolf Ranch & Distillery
Come & Go Crafts at Lake Travis Community Library (1pm-3pm)
Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow Festival at Hill Country Galleria (4:30pm-6:30pm)
Sophisticates at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7pm)
Jennifer B & The Groove at Gnarly Gar (8pm)
Bruce Salmon at Uptown Art House in Marble Falls (7pm)
Saturday Night Music Series with Marshall Hood at Hill Country Galleria (7pm-9pm)
Saturday Night Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood with Shelby Cheyanne (8pm), Ruby Dice (10:30pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (1pm-9pm)
Sunday, October 7
Bow Wow Reading at Lake Travis Community Library (1:30pm-2:30pm)
Classic Movie: It Happened One Night at Uptown Art House in Marble Falls (2pm)
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 Sundancer Grill (9am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Gnarly Gar (11:30-2pm)
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 Live Music Lineup at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood with The Railbenders Authority (4pm), Jeff Warren Johnston (8pm)
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)
Cinemark $5 Tuesdays all day at Hill Country Galleria
Wine Down Wednesday at Cafe Blue at Hill Country Galleria (all day)
Pet Portraits Art Exhibit at Lakeway City Hall (8am-5pm) thru Nov 6th
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
October 8 – Lakeway Big Band Bash at Lakeway Activity Center (8pm-10pm)
October 11 – Pink Wine Walk for Komen Austin at Hill Country Galleria (5pm)
October 13 – Lakeway Wildflowers Chorus presents ‘Rhythm of Life’ at Lakeway Activity Center (7pm)
October 16 – Orin Swift Wine Dinner at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (reception 6:30pm, dinner)
October 20 – Lake Travis Public Safety Day at Lake Travis Elementary (11am-3pm)
November 1 – Encore performance! The Bellamy Brothers at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (tix on sale)
November 7 – 2018 ClubCorp Charity Classic hosted by The Hills of Lakeway Country Club (noon)
Photo credit: Don Fowler