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Live The Lifestyle, Love The Lifestyle: Top 10 February Events

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 12:19pm. 71 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live The Lifestyle, Love The Lifestyle
Top 10 February Events

 

What: KnockOut Night 2016

When: Thursday, February 4th, 6:30-11:30pm

Where: JW Marriott

Why: RECA’s signature event, the shindig to end all shindigs, the one that started it all…KNOCKOUT NIGHT! This black-tie, fundraising gala is complete with a cocktail reception and dinner, casino gaming, entertainment and more! Sponsoring this event is a wonderful outreach opportunity to position you and your company to existing and potential customers and contacts. Proceeds from this event fund RECA's continued operations as the leading voice for commercial real estate.

What: Art On The Edge

When: Saturday, February 20th, 8pm-midnight

Where: Blanton Museum of Art

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 1.15.16-1.17.16

Friday, January 15th, 2016 at 3:10pm. 172 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle:
Top 5 Weekend Picks 1.15.16-1.17.16

 

What: 18th Annual Austin Home & Garden Show

When: Friday, January 15th, at 2pm; Saturday, January 16th, at 10am; Sunday, January 17th, at 11am

Where: The Austin Convention Center

 

What: KUTX 98.9 Winter Jam

When: Saturday, January 16th, at 3pm

Where: The ABGB

 

What: The Fashion Opera presents Fashion Arena Austin 2016

When: Saturday, January 16th, at 4pm

Where: The Austin Convention Center

 

What: Monkey Town 6 Austin

When: Friday, January 15th, at 7pm; Saturday, January 16th, at 9:15pm; Sunday, January 16th, at 7pm

Where: 2416 E. 6th St

 

What: Free Rooftop Yoga

When: Sunday, January 17th, at

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 12.18-12.20

Friday, December 18th, 2015 at 1:17pm. 318 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle
Top 5 Weekend Picks 12.18-12.20

 

What: Trail of Lights

When: December 18th, 19th, & 20th, 6pm – 10pm

Where: Zilker Park

 

What: The Nutcracker

When: December 18th at 7:30pm, December 19th at 2pm & 7:30pm, December 20th at 2pm

Where: Ballet Austin

 

What: Ice Skating on The Plaza

When: Daily, 10am – 9pm

Where: Whole Foods (Lamar)

 

What: White Christmas at the Paramount Theatre

When: December 18th, 6:30pm – 10pm

Where: Paramount Theatre

 

What: Elf at Alamo Drafthouse

When: December 18th, 4am – 6pm

Where: Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar

 

 

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 12.4-12.6

Friday, December 4th, 2015 at 2:42pm. 256 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle
Top 5 Weekend Picks 12.4-12.6

 

 

What: The Nutcracker
 
Where: The Long Center for Performing Arts
 
When: Saturday, December 5th, at 7:30 p.m. & Sunday, December 6th, at 2 p.m.
 
Why: There is nothing more beautiful than watching The Nutcracker this holiday season. Presented by the Georgia B. Lucas Foundation Fund and Ballet Austin with live music by the Austin Symphony Orchestra.

 

 

What: 2nd Annual Night Lights Festival Party
 
Where: Trail of Lights
 
When: Friday, December 4th, at 7:30 p.m.
 
Why: Be the first to take a look at this years Trail of Lights spectacle with free cocktails, Austin’s best bites, and live music. Tickets are available at $75 a person.

 

What: Holiday Austin Flea

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 11.20-11.22

Friday, November 20th, 2015 at 3:04pm. 325 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle
Top 5 Weekend Picks 11.20-11.22

 

 

What: Friendsgiving Food Drive
 
Where: Independence Brewing Company – 3913 Todd lane
 
When: Saturday the 21st at 12pm
 
Why:  Experience some live music by Howdy Darrell and Jimmy Deveney while indulging in delicious thanksgiving themed food from the Ginger Armadilla food truck. All proceeds go to the Capital Area Food Bank.


 

What: Last Comic Standing Live Tour
 
Where: One World Theatre – 7701 Bee Cave Rd.
 
When: Friday the 20th at 7pm and 9:30pm
 
Why: Don’t miss a night filled with some of the funnies comics around. The 2015 season finalists of Last Comic Standing will have you rolling on the floor laughing so hard. 

 

What: Salt Lick and Alamo

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 10.30-11.1

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 2:30pm. 157 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle
Top 5 Weekend Picks 10.30-11.01

 

 

What: 7th Annual Zombie Ball featuring Salt-N-Pepa
 
When: Saturday, October 31st at 9 PM
 
Where: ACL Live - Downtown Austin
 
Why: Don’t want to be stuck in the crazy 6th Street crowd on Halloween night? Join legendary Rap duo Salt-N-Pepa in your best zombie costume and  party all night at ACl Live. Tickets are about $40 available online at ACL Live’s website. 

What: 6th Annual Austin Tequila Fest
 
When: Saturday, October 31st at 6 PM
 
Where: Casa Chapala Mexican Restaurant
 
Why: What better way to celebrate the day of the dead than Tequila!? Come join the party with delicious Mexican food and 100% de Agave spirits including tequila, mescal, and sotol. 

 

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekends 10.23-10.25

Friday, October 23rd, 2015 at 2:33pm. 220 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle
Top 5 Weekend Picks 10.23-10.25

 

What: 2015 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix
 
When: October 23rd – 25th
 
Where: Circuit of the Americas
 
Why: Austin’s Formula 1 weekend gathers glamorous excitement-seekers around the world to enjoy the prestigious motor racing series. Join thousands of others to watch the races and check out the unbelievable racecars at the Circuit of Americas. Elton John is also scheduled to perform at the track Sunday night after the races! 

 

 

What: Lionel Richie at ACL Live – Hosted by Austin Way
 
When: Saturday, October 24th
 
Where: ACL Live at The Moody Theater
 
Why: ACL Live’s third annual race weekend exclusive event features Lionel Richie, appetizers and drinks, and

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Weekend Picks 10.16-10.18

Friday, October 16th, 2015 at 3:35pm. 235 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle
Top 5 Weekend Picks 10.16-10.18

 

What: Austin Victory Cup “Boots & Pearls” Polo Match Sponsored by Tribeza/YMBL

When: Saturday, October 17th, at 12:00 p.m.

Where: Gregg Manor Polo Field

Why: Victory Cup is throwing a polo match that everyone can enjoy. This event isn’t just a polo match featuring both polocrosse and polo alumni teams featuring UT, Texas Tech, Texas State University, and the Gay Polo League, it’s also a networking and social destination, featuring art, luxury cars, food and drinks, drawing thousands from Texas and beyond!

 

What: Nightmare Out West

When: Saturday, October 17th, at 2:00 p.m.

Where: West 6th Street

Why: Celebrate Halloween early at this

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Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle: Top 5 Festival Foods to Eat at ACL

Friday, October 9th, 2015 at 1:48pm. 239 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Live the Lifestyle, Love the Lifestyle
Top 5 Festival Foods to Eat at ACL


1. Poor Qui Buns

What: Roasted pork belly in steamed buns, hoisin sauce, cucumber kimchee and green onion

Where: East Side King


2. Kimchi Fries

What: Choice of Korean BBQ beef or Vegetarian with caramelized kimchi, cheddar + monterey jack, onions, cilantro, magic sauce, sesame seeds, sriracha

Where: Chilantro


3. Waylon & Willie

What: Sour Dough, Cheddar Cheese, Caramelized Onions, Pepperoncinis, and Spicy Maple Bacon Sauce

Where: Burro Cheese


4. Chili Cheese Dog 

What: 100% Vienna Beef dressed with chili and cheddar (onions & relish upon request)

Where: Frank's


5. Tiffblitz 

What: Blend 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. 282 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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