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Food-o-File
If it's October in Austin, you can bet there are more gala events scheduled than any one person could possibly attend. Food editor Virginia B. Wood provides a rundown of them.
"...this coming Sunday, Oct. 21 at 6:15pm in the Driskill Hotel ballroom. Chefs from Austin, Georgetown, and Fredericksburg will..."

Oct. 19, 2001 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Food-o-File
Local foodies who are traveling for food, and an update on the Texas Hill Country Wine & Food Festival.
"...the James Beard Foundation House. Biehler's clients include the Driskill Hotel's David Bull, Dave Hermann of the Range in..."

March 23, 2001 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Picks of the Lists
"...Driskill Hotel..."

March 17, 2000 Food Feature

Food-O-File
"...Antonio to gather in the lobby of the Omni Hotel (700 San Jacinto) for the second annual Food for..."

Oct. 3, 1997 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

The Big Cheese
South by Southwest 1997
"...history of Outdoor Stage, the Governor's Suite of the Driskill Hotel (the room with the balcony that overlooks the..."

March 21, 1997 Music Feature

True Love Cast Out All Evil
New oral history explores the head and mysteries of Austin's psych pioneer
"...2008, as captured by Todd V. Wolfson at the Driskill Hotel. Erickson ferries Gary Clark Jr., Brannen Temple, and..."

Dec. 3, 2021 Arts Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Sparxs Studio Is Turning Cinema Into a Single Mom's Game
Founder and CEO Samenta Bruington doesn't take no for an answer
"...about shooting something in the golden-doored elevators of the Driskill Hotel, but didn't think she could afford it. "But..."

April 30, 2021 Screens Feature by Selome Hailu

Austin At Large: Voices In Our (Old) Heads
OK Boomers, do you now regret pushing for 10-1? Where do you think it went wrong?
"...celebrating that victory, told me that night, at the Driskill Hotel, she was running for the seat she won..."

July 10, 2020 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Now Streaming in Austin: Miss Congeniality
Sandra Bullock's action-comedy classic brought Hollywood to Austin
"...coach Victor Melling (Michael Caine) for lunch? That's the Driskill Hotel. The pageant itself takes place in the Bass..."

March 21, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Penfold Theatre's Ghost Quartet
Among the threads of this darkling tapestry are spirits of malice and mayhem and longing and love
"...last two shows, when they move it to the Driskill Hotel). You go because it seems like it'll be..."

Oct. 25, 2019 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

10 of Austin's Best Halloween and Día de los Muertos Parties and Events for 2019
These haunted listings won't be here long
"...a leisurely pace, plus a drink stop at the Driskill Hotel. Through Nov. 30. Fridays & Saturdays, 8pm. $40..."

Oct. 16, 2019 Events Post

Trump’s Twitter Library, a Ferris Wheel of Cheese, and More From the Wide, Weird World of SXSW
Festival-adjacent events abound!
"...Twitter LibrarySaturday, March 9, 11am-10pm; Sunday-Monday, March 10-11, 10am-10pm, Driskill Hotel Comedy Central's The Daily Show With Trevor Noah..."

March 8, 2019 Features Feature by Kimberley Jones

John Anderson's Top 10 Photos of 2018
"...at the Texas Democrats Election Night Party at the Driskill Hotel react to Beto O'Rourke’s loss on November 6...."

Dec. 27, 2018 Photo Gallery

Snapshot: Ghost Walk Austin
Suicide Brides and servant girl murders: Haunted tour guide Jim Miles explores the creepier side of Downtown Austin

Oct. 26, 2018 Arts Column by David Brendan Hall

Another Firework Thrown at Iron Bear
Bar says APD is investigating the second incident
"...at Iron Bear, one was also thrown at the Driskill Hotel, and another near APD's headquarters. "We don’t have..."

Aug. 9, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Austin Film Festival 2017 Preview
The writers' festival goes big
"...Script-to-Screen: American Psycho Sat., Oct. 28, 4:30pm, Driskill Hotel: Ballroom Guinevere Turner's pedigree goes back to her..."

Oct. 20, 2017 Screens Feature by Josh Kupecki

First Look: Nickel City
Eastside bar returns Austin to its roots
"...& Co., a hand-carved oak piece made for the Driskill Hotel bar around a century ago...."

Aug. 4, 2017 Food Feature by Thea Newell

Election Night Council Candidate Watch Parties
Who's trying to celebrate with the next class of local leaders?
"...this election. There’s also a massive party at the Driskill Hotel, hosted by the Travis County Democratic Party, set..."

Nov. 8, 2016 News Post by Will McCarthy

Don't Let the Door Hit You on the Way Out
"...Austin, including the Alamo Drafthouse, The Austin Chronicle, the Driskill Hotel, SXSW, and Robert Rodriguez's Trouble­maker Studios. Austinites for..."

April 1, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Music: Dion
Bronx bard was never, ever a Dick Clark confection
"...arranged rendition with singing and clapping that belied the Driskill Hotel’s themed Victorian Room. Queen Victoria wouldn’t have had..."

March 18, 2016 SXSW Post by Greg Beets

Minerva Koenig on South of Nowhere
Minerva Koenig wanted her mystery series to show how someone becomes a sleuth
"...her favorite writing haunts – the lobby of the Driskill Hotel – to answer some questions about how you..."

Feb. 26, 2016 Arts Feature by Rosalind Faires

Austin Film Festival: Breaking the Mold: Diversity in the Industry
Panel agrees that there is a lack of it
"...white” – but the large audience that filled the Driskill Hotel’s Citadel Room was one of the most diverse..."

Nov. 3, 2015 Screens Post by Jessi Cape

This Is Not a Gay Column
AIDS awareness, Liberace, Scruff, and crafty prep for Queerbomb make a week in gay
"...and exciting door prizes. Sun., May 17, 7pm. The Driskill Hotel, 604 Brazos. www.gofundme.com/amarisortiz...."

May 15, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

SXSW: Food Criticism in the Digital Age
How blogging and social media are killing and saving critics
"...Food Criticism in the Digital Age Monday, March 16, Driskill Hotel..."

March 17, 2015 SXSW Post by Melanie Haupt

Building a Better Breakfast at SouthBites
What will the future of the most important meal look like?
"...Building A Better Breakfast Sunday, March 15, Driskill Hotel..."

March 16, 2015 SXSW Post by Rod Machen

The Big Picture
Taking stock of Austin music's female legacy
"...Mae Miller and Margaret Wright, who performed at the Driskill Hotel. Forty years on, that list grows longer by..."

Nov. 28, 2014 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

The State of Texas: "Pro-life, Pro-guns, Anti-Obama"
"...In 2010, Democrats gathered at the Driskill Hotel for an electoral bloodbath, as gubernatorial candidate Bill..."

Nov. 7, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Election Night: November 4, 2014
"...Party/Texas Democratic Party-hosted election night party at the historic Driskill hotel...."

Nov. 5, 2014 Photo Gallery

Party Party Party on Election Night
"...Food, drinks, live music, and dancing! 7pm-12mid, the Driskill Hotel, 604 Brazos. www.traviscountydemocrats.org/calendar..."

Oct. 31, 2014 News Feature

Let It Grow
The fifth annual East Austin Urban Farm Tour celebrates local farmers and chefs
"...Springdale Farm (755 Springdale, www.springdalefarmaustin.com): Confituras, Driskill Hotel, Eden East & Hillside Farmacy, Hops & Grain,..."

April 11, 2014 Food Feature by Anna Toon

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