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Sink Your Teeth Into World Dracula Day
If Bram Stoker was to be believed, we might have crabs to thank for one of pop culture’s great icons. The Irish author, best known for penning the literary classic Dracula, once claimed that part of his inspiration for creating the charismatic, bloodthirsty Transylvanian stemmed from a nightmare brought on by gorging on crab meat.

12:15PM Wed. May 22, 2019, M. Brianna Stallings Read More | Comment »

One Helluva Queer Adventure: 50-State Story Tour
Ten years ago, the I’m From Driftwood crew hit the road with a mission: Travel throughout the country in an effort to capture LGBTQ stories from queers across the U.S.

4:08PM Tue. May 21, 2019, Sarah Marloff Read More | Comment »

8 of Austin's Best Natural Springs and Swimming Holes
Did you somehow forget just how hot it gets during the summer here in Austin? Well, Mother Nature is about to remind you. Be prepared by getting reacquainted with these springs and natural pools. Ignore them at your own risk.

4:15PM Fri. May 17, 2019, Eilish O'Sullivan Read More | Comment »

8 of Austin's Best Natural Springs and Swimming Holes
Austin University Graduation Traditions
When you think of graduation, caps, gowns, and sitting for hours are usually the first things that come to mind. But beyond the bore of ceremonies, local universities have tons of creative ways to celebrate their graduates.

4:00AM Fri. May 17, 2019, Kirby Collier Read More | Comment »

Great Austin Gift Ideas for College Graduation
Graduating from college is a big step, and with it usually comes big life changes. Say congratulations to the recent graduate in your life with a gift that takes a piece of their college years in Austin with them wherever they may go next.

7:00AM Wed. May 15, 2019, Caitlin Davis Read More | Comment »

8 Water Parks Near Austin to Keep You Cool and Active
As summer approaches and the temperatures get hotter and hotter, a cool, exciting day spent at a water park or wave park becomes more and more enticing. Austinites love their natural swimming holes, but there’s still a space in our hearts for a big ol' slide or mechanically generated wave. – Alyssa Hiarker

7:00AM Tue. May 14, 2019 Read More | Comment »

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Comedian Arielle Isaac Norman Asks, “How Dark Can We Get?”
Arielle Isaac Norman might be the grossest comic in Austin. Or, then again, it might be Norman’s friend and Gender Fluids podcast co-host Austin Smartt. “I have always described her as the only comic in Austin who’s more disgusting than I am.” Norman assures, “We really are the two most disgusting comics in town.”

10:16AM Mon. May 13, 2019, Beth Sullivan Read More | Comment »

9 Texas Day Trips That Will Inspire You to Hit the Road
Sure, our latest issue is loosely based on getting out of town for a little summer fun, but we've been covering that beat for years. Our own Gerald E. McLeod has been writing his weekly "Day Trips" column for years and wrote his 1,450th this week. We took a tiny sampling of those to keep you moving about the Lone Star State.

7:00AM Mon. May 13, 2019, Gerald E. McLeod Read More | Comment »

Puns Very Intended at the O. Henry Pun-Off
Master punster Gary Hallock makes it quickly clear that he is a unique breed who considers non-hardcore punsters “civilians.” When he tells puns – which he did throughout our hourlong interview – he is encouraged by the inevitable groans of the listener.

4:30PM Wed. May 8, 2019, Gracie Awalt Read More | Comment »

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