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Development Digest: St. Elmo

Thursday, October 1st, 2015 at 2:50pm. 906 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Development Digest
St. Elmo

 

 

The vibrant south Austin area has another mixed-use development project in the works that will become an iconic destination for locals and tourists. Saint Elmo will transform 12 acres of property along South Congress into a market center. The new public market will include entertainment, office space, living, and a boutique hotel. Saint Elmo will be Austin’s first indoor-outdoor marketplace and a one-of-a-kind cultural space.

The master developer for the $120 million project is GroundFloor Development accompanied by Prescott Group. The market will open at South Congress near Ben White Boulevard in 2018. The space will include a 40,000 square foot marketplace in addition to 225,000 square feet of

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 9.25-9.27

Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 3:35pm. 465 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle:
Top 5 Weekend Picks 9.25-9.27

 

What: Thinkery presents Imaginarium 2015 Gala

When: Friday, September 25th, at 6 p.m.

Where: JW Marriott

 

What: Austin Opera presents Season Opening Gala Concert

When: Saturday, September 26th, at 6:00 p.m.

Where: The Long Center for the Performing Arts

 

What: Live at the Deep Eddy Distillery

When: Saturday, September 26th, at 11:00 a.m. and Sunday, September 27th, at 11 a.m.

Where: Deep Eddy Distillery

 

What: Barton Hill Farms’ 4th Annual Fall Festival & Great Pumpkin Maze

When: Saturday, September 26th, at 10 a.m. and Sunday, September 27th, at 10 a.m.

Where: Barton Hill Farms

 

What: UT vs.

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Development Digest: The LAAN Residences

Thursday, September 24th, 2015 at 2:03pm. 1,137 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Development Digest
The LAAN Residences

 

 

Urbanspace is proud to unveil its newest project - The LAAN Residences of South Austin. The LAAN (pronounced like "lawn") joins the Seaholm Residences, The Independent, and The Hillside Urban Community as a groundbreaking residential living opportunity in Austin. Never before has South Austin witnessed a development quite like this, offering the sophistication and privacy of a modern home, in a setting that honors Austin's best attributes. 

The 53 townhouse-style condos are structured to deliver a higher percentage of corner units, and each floor plan is designed for optimal natural light. The architectural design is multilayered and timeless, evoking a Dutch farmhouse style mixed with an

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 9.18-9.20

Friday, September 18th, 2015 at 2:29pm. 451 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle
Top 5 Weekend Picks 9.18-9.20

 

What: Ballet Austin Fall Fete & Fete-ish

When: Friday, September 18th at 6 p.m. & 8 p.m.

Where: JW Marriott

Why: Each fall, Ballet Austin opens both their performance season and the Austin gala season with Fête, where Austin’s most notorious and respected business leaders, social royalty and arts patrons gather to mix, mingle, dine, dance and celebrate the magic of the arts in Austin. Be prepared for an extraordinary evening with décor, food and beverage offerings themed around Ballet Austin Artistic Director/Choreographer Stephen Mills’ landmark dance work Hamlet.

 

What: UT vs. California

When: Saturday, September 19th at 6:30 p.m.

Where:

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Downtown Development Digest: The Fareground at One Eleven Congress

Thursday, September 17th, 2015 at 1:53pm. 467 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest
The Fareground at One Eleven Congress

 

 

The office building One Eleven Congress, located at Second Street and Congress Avenue, will soon be transforming its plaza and lobby into a new urban park, civic space and food marketplace. The goal of the project is for the new plaza to be a destination spot for dining, coffee, happy hour options, live music and events.

Here’s all the facts we know:

-The project will be funded by Parkway Properties Inc. (owner of One Congress Plaza)

-Designers are Michael Hsu Office of Architecture and the Daniel Woodroffe Group

            - Michael Huse’s firm will renovate the indoor lobby of the building while the Daniel Woodroffe Group transforms the outdoor plaza.

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 9.11-9.13

Friday, September 11th, 2015 at 1:39pm. 477 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle
Top 5 Weekend Picks

 

What: UT vs. Rice football game

When: Saturday, September 12th at 7 p.m.

Where: Darrell K Royal Stadium

Why: It’s the first home game of the season! Don’t miss all the fun that comes with a UT football game (including tailgating).

 

What: Hotel Ella Tailgate

When: Saturday, September 12th at 4 p.m.

Where: Hotel Ella

Why: What better way to tailgate before a game than a fancy tailgate at Hotel Ella? For $50 enjoy a Goodall’s Kitchen buffet, Deep Eddy Vodka cocktails, beer and wine, then hitch a ride to the stadium on a game day shuttle provided.

 

What: Café Josie presents Clarksville Hoedown

When: Sunday, September 13th at 4 p.m.

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Labor Day Weekend Picks

Friday, September 4th, 2015 at 3:06pm. 316 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle
Top 5 Labor Day Weekend Picks

 

 

What: Fun Fun Fun Fest presents Family Funday

When: Saturday, September 5th, 4–8 p.m.

Where: Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex

Why: Bring the whole family for this free event on Saturday! Activities include bowling, roller-skating, arcade games, an Alamo Drafthouse Double Feature and more.

 

What: Labor Day Keg Party at Josephine House

When: Sunday, September 6th at 5 p.m.

Where: Josephine House

Why: Celebrate Labor Day Weekend at a classy kegger with lawn games, burgers, hot dogs and kegs from all your favorite local breweries. Make sure to RSVP!

 

What: Arlo’s Summer Slip n Slide Party

When: Sunday, September 6th, 4-9 p.m.

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 8.28-8.30

Friday, August 28th, 2015 at 3:44pm. 319 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle Top 5 Weekend Picks 8.28-8.30

 

 

What: 20th Annual Austin Fall Home & Garden Show

When: Friday, August 28th at 2 p.m., Saturday, August 29th at 10 a.m. & Sunday, August 30th at 11 a.m.

Where: Austin Convention Center

 

What: Live at the Deep Eddy Distillery

When: Saturday, August 29th at 11 a.m. & Sunday, August 30th at 11 a.m.

Where: Deep Eddy Vodka Distillery & Tasting Room

 

What: Lone Star Beer Texas Heritage Festival

When: Saturday, August 29th at 1 p.m.

Where: Fair Market

 

What: The Big Give presented by Mercedes-Benz of Austin

When: Friday, August 28th at 7 p.m.

Where: Hyatt Regency Downtown Austin

 

What: Float Fest 2015

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Top 10 New Restaurants In Austin

Monday, August 24th, 2015 at 12:49pm. 1,063 Views, 0 Comments.

Austin’s Top 10 New Restaurants

 

1. Juliet: The newest addition to Barton Springs’ restaurant row, Juliet, offers an inventive twist to classic Italian cuisine. Headed by Asti’s former chef, Jacob Weaver, Juliet focuses on serving "simple, approachable Italian flavors presented in a modern format." Juliet’s menu is inspired by its native Texas surroundings, offering unique items such as Texas Quail al Forno, Grilled Corn on the Cob, and Texas Peach Insalate.

1500 Barton Springs Rd


2. Alcomar: The El Chile Group has recently replaced their former restaurant, El Chile, with their newest creation, Alcomar. The new restaurant offers unique Latin inspired seafood plates. The Snapper Ceviche is a must-try!

1816 S 1st St


3. Cantine

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 8.21-8.23

Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 2:53pm. 277 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle Top 5 Weekend Picks 8.21-8.23

 

What: Central Austin Arts Block Party

When: Sunday, August 23rd at 1 p.m.

Where: The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Why: This free event celebrates more than 138 shows, concerts, exhibits and events through the 2015-2016 season. Some of the year’s very best and exclusive discount ticket opportunities will be offered. Experience the best dance, music and theatre that Austin has to offer!

 

What: 4th Annual Paddle for Puppies

When: Sunday, August 23rd at 7:30 a.m.

Where: Rowing Dock

Why: Grab your pup and join this 5-mile paddle to benefit Austin Pets Alive! Make sure to register before the spots fill up!

 

What: 11th Annual

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