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Events to Help Queer Up Your Autumn
As the temperatures cool, the queers come out to play
DAILY Qmmunity  August 30, 2018, by Sarah Marloff
"...Ah, fall in Austin. When it’s still too hot to drink pumpkin beer and the (queer) events are overflowing..."

10 Recommended Food & Drink Events This Fall
Looking for a few culinary celebrations, are you?
DAILY Chron Events  August 29, 2018, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...So many food events are coming up this fall! Yes!..."

Is the Special Events Permit Parking Program a Scalper's Delight?
Say goodbye to non-resident parking near the city's big events
News Story  June 1, 2017, by Michael King
"...The never-ending struggles over Downtown or near-Downtown parking spaces reaches a crescendo during "special events" – ACL Music Festival, SXSW, Zilker Kite Fest­iv­al, et al. – and bears a particular urgency in the neighborhoods near Zilker Park, often the site of such events..."

SXSW Panel Recap: Absurdity Sells: The Value of Playful Events
Keeping things weird for community, art, and profit
DAILY SXSW  March 13, 2018, by Tucker Whatley
"...During SXSW, Austin begins to resemble a high-tech county fair, with brands taking the role of carnival barkers attempting to draw the attention of the distracted crowd with bizarre events and installations. But keeping things weird can be used as more than a cheap publicity stunt...."

Free Events for the Cash-Strapped at SXSW
Festival films, music, and more, on the cheap
DAILY SXSW  March 3, 2018, by Mae Hamilton
"...Part of the tired, poor, college-debt ridden, huddled masses looking to get a foot in the door at SXSW without breaking the bank? Never fear. SXSW offers its usual round of events free to the general public with a guest pass as well as some new festival phenomenon sure to get an eyebrow raise out of even the most curmudgeonly and disgruntled of Austinites...."

Our New Events Department Brings You All the Fun
Chron Events is off and running
Features Story  March 1, 2018, by Mark Fagan
"...That being said, we know a lot of our readers skip all that to go straight to our listings, to find out about what's going on in this vibrant town – and there is a lot going on. To further assist the general public in finding out about the hottest happenings in town we have launched our new Chron Events department, which will focus on bringing you a simple and thorough portal to everything Austin: live music, comedy, theatre, art, movies, queer events, contests, photo galleries, and where to get the best margaritas, burgers, barbecue, pizza, and brews in town..."

Austin July Events Guide
The fun isn't over yet. Summer is just getting started.
DAILY Chron Events  June 28, 2018, by Cassie Arredondo
"...Here are some great events happening this July for cooling off, kicking back, and taking full advantage of those long summer nights...."

Five Recommended Arts Events This Weekend
Just, ah, watch out for those big ol’ motorbikes, mmmkay?
DAILY Arts  June 8, 2018, by Wayne Alan Brenner


10 Recommended Arts Events This Fall
So much creative energy flowing to quench your cultural thirst
DAILY Chron Events  August 31, 2018
"...Citizen, we can’t even. Comedy! Theatre! Dance! Visual arts! Literary events! So many things happening in this town that it just about galvanizes a person’s ever-encroaching FOMO...."

Queer Events to Come
A guide to Austin's poppin' parties, fests, and art shows
DAILY Qmmunity  February 12, 2018, by Sarah Marloff
"...But these chilly, gray days aren’t getting us down. Instead, we’ve pulled out our planners to pencil – or Sharpie – in some fabulous queer events looming on 2018’s horizon...."

Day Trips & Beyond: April Events Roundup
Seize the day ... trip
DAILY Travel  April 5, 2017, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...April showers bring lots of wildflowers and mean the beginning of the festival season in Texas. If you haven’t yet attended one of these iconic events, don’t wait another year...."

Stratus Properties Acquires Transmission Events
Graham Williams starts new booking business: Margin Walker Presents
DAILY Music  May 16, 2016, by Kevin Curtin
"...Austin’s largest independent concert promotions company, Transmission Events, has been sold to minority investor Stratus Properties, who now own 100% of Transmission and Fun Fun Fun Fest. Meanwhile, Transmission co-founder and booker Graham Williams has launched his own booking company: Margin Walker Presents...."

Day Trips & Beyond: May Events Roundup
A monthly planner of fun and delicious excursions
DAILY Travel  May 4, 2016, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...The Texas weather is surprisingly pleasant (for now, anyway), making May a wonderful time to get out and enjoy these events...."

Day Trips: November Events Roundup
Get out of town with this helpful guide
DAILY Travel  November 4, 2015, by Gerald McLeod
"...November is the most special month of the year in our neck of the woods. The breeze is crisp and the events are hot..."

SXsports: Mega-Events and the Damage Done
How events like the Olympics and the World Cup destroy the host cities
DAILY SXSW  March 15, 2015, by Eric Sollenberger
"...When most Americans think of Sports Mega-Events (SMEs) like the Olympics or the World Cup, we think of the tremendous feats of athletic accomplishment and the opportunity to compete against, and learn more about, other cultures...."

City of Austin "Major Events" Roster
The city lists over 400 days’ worth of events from the Commitment Day 5K on Jan. 1 to the New Year’s Celebration on Dec. 31. The full list is posted here.
News Story  July 12, 2013
"...A spreadsheet provided by the city lists some 196 “Major Events," with about a quarter of them being multiday. There's a total of over 400 days' worth of events in all, and there's at least one major event going on every weekend of the year – ranging from ACL Fest to the Zman Challenge, from the Commitment Day 5K on Jan..."

October Is the Busiest Month for Events in Austin
There are just too many events to miss in the coming week, so On the Range takes over for 'Food-o-File' in order to spread the word
DAILY Food  October 15, 2008, by Virginia B. Wood
"...October is everyone's favorite month for events here in the River City, and it really isn't hard to understand why. The weather begins to moderate, making it possible to actually enjoy being outdoors, and the annual cash infusion from the new student population begins circulating in the local economy..."

Recommended Mother's Day Events in Austin
Celebrate that special maternal figure in your life
DAILY Chron Events  May 9, 2018, by Danielle White


Events We're Looking Forward To In September
These events are sure to brighten your month!
DAILY Chron Events  September 12, 2016, by Morgan Menendez
"...Having trouble planning out the rest of your month? Have no fear, Chronicle is here! We’ve handpicked our top ten events for you for the rest of September, enjoy!..."

Gaming Events for the Weekend
Slay and play until you have to go back to work
DAILY Screens  October 19, 2012, by James Renovitch
"...We've got four events that let you game all weekend and still manage to socialize, raise money for a good cause, and maybe learn a new skill or two...."

Day Trips & Beyond: May Events Roundup
Catfish, outlaws, and armadillos
DAILY Travel  May 2, 2018, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville, Tenn., recognizes the importance of Austin’s Armadillo World Headquarters and Redneck Rock with a new exhibit “Outlaws & Armadillos: Country’s Roaring '70s.” Along with memorabilia and artifacts that tell the story of the Cosmic Cowboys there will be special concerts, films, and programs highlighting the people and events that put Austin music on the map. In a side note: The late Johnny Gimble – fiddler extraordinaire, native Texan, and sometime Austin resident – is one of the 2018 inductees in the Hall of Fame that also includes Dottie West and Ricky Skaggs..."

Day Trips & Beyond: June Events Roundup
Titanic, turtle hatchlings, and Texas beaches after Harvey
DAILY Travel  June 1, 2018, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...The first-time festival includes exhibits, performances, and experimentation. Many of the events are appropriate for all ages and are free..."

Playback: Collateral Events During SXSW Scale Back
SXSW Music's festival sideshow contracts
Music Column  March 2, 2017, by Kevin Curtin
"...This shift in purpose and prominence underlines a decline in large-scale, free, unofficial events occurring during SXSW...."

'Statesman' Demagoguery on SXSW and Special Events
News Story  May 29, 2014, by Nick Barbaro
"...However, as both publisher of the Chronicle and a co-director of SXSW, I feel compelled to break this code of self-censorship, to address two ludicrous pieces that ran in the Austin American-Statesman this week – first a news story and then an editorial – both riddled with inaccuracies that are misleading to the public and potentially to civic leaders. In the interest of furthering an educated discussion on SXSW and Special Events in general – as the city is valiantly attempting to do, in a process SXSW wholeheartedly supports – here are a couple of basic points people should understand:..."

Day Trips & Beyond: November Events Roundup
Pre-holiday travel tips
DAILY Travel  November 2, 2018, by Gerald E. McLeod
"... Nov. 17, Ranch Hand Breakfast, Kingsville, 800/333-5032, www.king-ranch.com/visit/special-events Travel Notes:..."

Day Trips & Beyond: April Events Roundup
Start April with a scenic drive along fields of flowers
DAILY Travel  March 31, 2018, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...The meteor show is expected to peak in the northeast sky right before dawn on April 22. http://earthsky.org/?p=158735. Other April Events:..."

Day Trips & Beyond: March Events Roundup
Stack rocks, meet the Hulk, and celebrate the Lone Star State
DAILY Travel  March 3, 2018, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...So you think you’re a pinball wizard? Try your hand at more than 400 vintage and new pinball machines at the Texas Pinball Festival in Frisco, March 16-18. One of the largest such events in the U.S., the Texas conference brings electronic and mechanical games together from around the world, plus an appearance by “The Incredible Hulk” himself – Lou Ferrigno..."

Day Trips & Beyond: December Events Roundup
Happy holidays to everyone and happy daytrippin’ to all!
DAILY Travel  December 2, 2016, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...Dec. 17, Landmark Inn State Historic Site, Castroville, 830/931-2133, www.thc.texas.gov/historic-sites/events/5534 [image-1]..."

Day Trips & Beyond: October Events Roundup
Fall is full of fairs and fests
DAILY Travel  October 1, 2018, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...The carousel operates on Saturday from 11am to 4pm and Sunday from 1 to 4pm. [image-4] Other October Events:..."

Day Trips & Beyond: January Events Roundup
Start 2018 with some Texas travel
DAILY Travel  January 5, 2018, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...Another thing that New Orleans and San Antonio have in common is that they are both celebrating their 300th anniversary in 2018. Each city will be commemorating the year with special events..."

Food Events
Food Column  April 23, 2015
"...April 24-26. Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Rd..."

Bill Would Rotate UIL Events Out of Austin
Father and son lawmakers call for holding high school state competitions in other areas of the state
News Story  January 16, 2009, by Lee Nichols
"...Every year, the battle cry for high school athletes across the state is "Austin or bust!" That's because in every sport except football – as well as in many academic, theatrical, and music events – the University Interscholastic League annually holds its championship competitions in the Austin area, often on the University of Texas campus...."

Off Course: City Fees Trip Up Athletic Events
Organizers of local running, cycling, and triathlon events grapple with increased traffic-control costs
News Story  July 27, 2007, by Laurel Chesky
"...About 120 running, cycling, or triathlon events -- more than two a week -- take place in the city limits each year. Most of them benefit charity, and local nonprofits depend on them heavily for fundraising..."

Day Trips & Beyond: August Events Roundup
Texas fun is heating up with grape stomps, outlaw festivals, and rodeos
DAILY Travel  August 3, 2018, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...Tips for grape stomping: Most wineries require a reservation to participate, wear slip-on shoes or sandals, bring bug spray, dress to get sweaty and dirty, and be prepared to have a really good time. Check out the grape stomping events at these wineries:..."

Day Trips & Beyond: September Events Roundup
Autumn events you ought to check out
DAILY Travel  August 30, 2017, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...August ended with a slosh as Tropical Storm Harvey spun ashore at Corpus Christi and Rockport. The following events were compiled before the storm made landfall..."

Day Trips & Beyond: August Events Roundup
Last call for summer fun
DAILY Travel  August 14, 2017, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...Every year the national and state parks in Stonewall and Johnson City hold special events to commemorate LBJ’s birthday. On the 109th anniversary of President Lyndon B..."

Day Trips & Beyond: June Events Roundup
Activities to get your summer sizzling
DAILY Travel  June 1, 2017, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...Speaking of Texas’ oldest craft brewery, Saint Arnold Brewing Company celebrates its 23rd anniversary this year with special events, music, brews, and a Rock Paper Scissors tournament on June 9-11. Find out more at www.saintarnold.com...."

Four Events for Singles on Valentine's Day
Happy Single Awareness Day!
DAILY Chron Events  February 12, 2015, by Rachel Holtin
"...Start at Container Bar then make your way to Clive and Bar 96. Who knows? By the end of the night you may even find a new love. Want more Valentine’s Day options? Click here for more fun and exciting events in Austin this weekend...."

A Contract Chronology: Juvenile Justice and Special Events
A time line of the relationship between FT Woods and Williamson County
News Story  August 15, 2003, by Jordan Smith
"...May 14, 2002: First contract signed for construction of the East Williamson County Special Events Center...."

Five Recommended Arts Events in Austin This Weekend
Benthos, People’s Gallery, porn, dance, and homely weirdness
DAILY Arts  February 22, 2018, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...4) Not always a lot of dance events going on in Austin, are there? Especially since that Jennifer Sherburn’s 11:11 came to an end – and the choreographer is working on her new projects in (shhhhh!) secret. But, you know what they say about how good things often come in threes? This lucky weekend’s got new performances from Shen Jun Movement Effect, a film screening from the Stephanie Patrick Dance Company, and the annual showcase of Chaddick Dance Theater...."

Five Arts Events in Austin This Weekend
FronteraFest, Refigured, Ellsworth Kelly, Ballet Austin, ColdTowne
DAILY Arts  February 16, 2018, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...3) Speaking of world-class art events, the Blanton Museum’s opening Ellsworth Kelly’s Austin edifice this Sunday at noon. That’s the big white building that, with its stained-glass arrangements like intentional shards from some rainbow embedded in the architecture, could serve as a polychrome “So, nyaaaaah!” to Houston’s Rothko Chapel..."

Day Trips & Beyond: December Events Roundup
Dickens on the Strand starts the month off right
DAILY Travel  December 1, 2017, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...One of the most famous festivals in Texas takes over downtown Galveston with an English accent. Dickens on the Strand offers a lineup of special events, parades, and music..."

Day Trips & Beyond: November Events Roundup
'Tis the season for day-tripping
DAILY Travel  November 3, 2016, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...Nov. 12, Round Up Pavilion Hall, LaGrange, www.texasdancehall.org/special-events..."

Food Events
March 20-26
Food Column  March 21, 2014
"...$300 ($275, members). www.foodwaystexas.com/events/symposium...."

Pride Events
Features Story  September 6, 2013, by Kate X Messer
"...Each year, since 2011, since the current crop of the Austin Gay and Lesbian Pride Foundation board members have been at this game, Austin Pride has ramped up the ante with more acts, more events, more more, more, and more. The quality has matched the quantity, too, with last year's expanded and remapped parade route, with extra fun and frolic and the fest proper, and with bands and entertainers that scour a variety of interests and genres..."

Food Events
Sept. 28-Oct. 4
Food Column  September 28, 2012
"...The daytime event Friday takes place on the UT campus; the film screening Friday night and all Saturday sessions will be at the Carver Cultural Center. All events are free and open to the public..."

Five Recommended Arts Events This Weekend
Because you don’t want to miss a good Austin thing
DAILY Arts  June 29, 2018, by Wayne Alan Brenner


Five Recommended Arts Events This Weekend
In which your cultural FOMO is subdued via this handy listicle
DAILY Arts  May 25, 2018, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...1) The ninth annual Austin Sketch Fest reaches its comedy apotheosis this weekend, with all manner of local and visiting performers and events bringing the laughs at ColdTowne and the Fallout Theater – and there’s even a Spider House show or two. Of course there’s a wealth of pro-level antics also going on elsewhere in town at the same time – hell, that Chris Tellez is rocking the Velveeta Room stage on Friday and Saturday nights, and Courtney Hopkin’s Sexy Future Space Lady continues lasering up the ol' matmos at The Hideout – but, we mean, c’mon: The Austin..."

Free Events at SXSW
Festival music and more on the cheap
Features Story  March 14, 2018, by Mae Hamilton
"...Part of the tired, poor, college-debt ridden, huddled masses looking to get a foot in the door at SXSW without breaking the bank with a badge? Never fear. SXSW offers its usual round of events free to the general public with a guest pass as well as some new festival phenomena sure to get an eyebrow raise out of even the most curmudgeonly and disgruntled of Austinites...."

Day Trips & Beyond: November Events Roundup
Highland Games, Wurstfest, and more
DAILY Travel  November 2, 2017, by Gerald E. McLeod
"...Since 1960, the descendants of these early pioneers have called Scottish Texans to their village to celebrate the annual Scottish Gathering and Highland Games. The largest gathering of the clans in Texas honors the traditions and history of Scotland over three days with bagpipe and drum bands, sporting events, dancing, music, and food..."

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