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Yehudi Mercado Brings a Cartoon Rodeo to Austin Books
Celebrating the release of 'Pantalones, TX' this Saturday
"...Yehudi … Mercado?..."

March 6, 2013 Books Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Fantastic Fest Opens the Mercado Fantastico
New film market at genre festival aims Spanish, Portuguese spotlight
"...For years, Fantastic Fest has been called the geek Telluride. Now it looks like it will become the nerd..."

May 30, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Remembering Sarah Elizabeth Campbell Tonight
Friends, family to gather at El Mercado in memory of fallen songwriter
"...There’ll be no mystery at El Mercado’s Mystery Monday show tonight, for the news is..."

Dec. 30, 2013 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Titan of the Telecaster Bill Kirchen
The guitarist settles in Austin but flies Transatlanticana
"...reaction to Barack Obama's initial run for president. The self-described "unrepentant folkie" witnessed Dylan at the Newport Folk Festival..."

Aug. 26, 2016 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Fantastic Market Picks a Sinful 16
International co-production market draws on Fantastic Fest vets
"...that this year's Fantastic Fest would also feature the Mercado Fantastico, their first stall in the film market business,..."

Aug. 22, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Away From the Book Fest
Hit the pavement around the Capitol for a Texas Book Festival lunch break
"...providers are closed on the weekend. It can be extremely disheartening to trudge to a favorite lunch spot to..."

Oct. 31, 2008 Food Feature by Kate Thornberry

Tasting Tres Leches
On a recent rainy Saturday afternoon, an intrepid band of food adventurers tackled the ultimate challenge: tasting eight different tres leches cakes in one intensely sweet sitting
"...challenge: tasting eight different tres leches cakes in one intensely sweet sitting...."

Feb. 13, 2004 Food Feature by MM Pack

Readers Poll
"...HONORABLE MENTIONDan's Hamburgers, Fran's, Casino el Camino..."

May 12, 2000 Food Feature

El Mercado
It's All in the Latitude
"...El Mercado1302 S. First, 447-7445..."

March 10, 2000 Food Feature by Barbara Chisholm

Austin's food scene expands ... and contracts
" Baas bought in one of the hottest restaurant development areas in town, with the new brick-and-mortar Veracruz All..."

Aug. 22, 2014 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Virginia B. Wood has plenty o' news in this week's "Food-o-File."
"...(616 Nueces, 479-7616), where she'll be making desserts and helping chef/owner Kevin Williamson overhaul the menu... As some astute..."

July 11, 2003 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Shout OUT: Drew Riley
These are the people in our gayborhood: Jane of all Trades
"...TX homegrown ID: Non-binary Transwoman Queerly Quotable: "I don’t believe in much black-and-white in the world. I’m much more..."

July 8, 2015 Qmmunity Post by Blake McCoy

Playback: FREE WEEK!
2014, you're up
"...It's a nice break for cash-strapped music fans as well as bands jockeying for exposure beyond their typical fan..."

Jan. 3, 2014 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Friends with Benefits
Sarah Elizabeth Campbell, Eve McArthur, Michael Point
"...First, there’s the benefit for Sarah Elizabeth Campbell tonight at El Mercado (1302 S. First). Marcia..."

Oct. 8, 2013 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Day Trips
Shopping and eating in the Alamo City always seems like a good reason for a day trip to me
"...authentic Mexican goods without crossing the Rio Grande, then El Mercado is the place. From Mexican candy to marble..."

Dec. 16, 2005 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Food Editor Virginia B. Wood has news from Central Market Cooking Schools and restaurants reinventing themselves in this week's "Food-o-File."
"...popular San Antonio culinary instructor and cooking school director Shelley Grieshaber to replace Cathy Cochran-Lewis as coordinator of the..."

June 14, 2002 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Day Trips: Daytripping as Holiday Shopping
Buy a gift on your next Texas day trip
"...then head to San Anton­io. Historic Market Square (aka El Mercado, 514 W. Commerce) has the atmosphere of a..."

Dec. 14, 2018 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Sweet Sixteen Roulette
No bracket required
"...Angel's Icehouse Check out one of the 55-inch hi-def TVs,..."

March 25, 2011 Food Feature

Tex-Mex Rules This Road
Anderson Lane: enough Tex-Mex to keep it interesting
"...Mexican Food Mile along South First between Gibson (Izzoz Tacos/El Mercado) and El Paso (Torchy's indoors) but certainly enough..."

June 19, 2009 Food Feature

Second Helpings: Tex-Mex Restaurants
Chronicle writer Greg Beets on Austin's Mexican restuarants.
"...The weekly Chronicle feature "Second Helpings" offers readers the opportunity to sample tasty, bite-sized restaurant..."

Aug. 18, 2000 Food Column

Pubic Notice
Public Notice gets all hot under the collar for the Chronicle sex issue.
"...Oh, baby! You already know how we feel about the SIMS Foundation, right? How it pleases us?..."

Aug. 11, 2000 Column by Kate X Messer

South by South First
It's All in the Latitude
"...Map 1. El Mercado..."

March 10, 2000 Food Feature

Austin Music Industry Award Winners Announced
Best radio station, record store, club, music writer, and more honored
" the clubs, radio stations, visual artists, studios, as well as the support organizations and personalities that keep Austin's..."

Feb. 25, 2018 Music Post by James Renovitch

World Cup Watch
A rundown of local viewing parties
"...El Arroyo (1624 W. Fifth) will be showing all the..."

July 9, 2010 Sports Feature

World Cup Watch
A rundown of local viewing parties
"...Quarterfinals Fri, 7/2 9:00am Holland-Brazil ESPN # ♥ ♦..."

July 2, 2010 Sports Feature

World Cup Watch
A rundown of local viewing parties
"...Thu, 6/24 9:00am Slovakia-Italy (F) ESPN # ♥ Paraguay-New..."

June 25, 2010 Sports Feature

World Cup Watch
A rundown of local viewing parties
"...Thu, 6/24 9:00am Slovakia-Italy (F) ESPN # ♥ Paraguay-New..."

June 18, 2010 Sports Feature

World Cup Watch
Where are you going to watch the World Cup?
"...Fri., 6/119:00amSouth Africa-Mexico (A)ESPN#♥♦ 1:30pmUruguay-France (A)ESPN#♥ Sat., 6/126:30amSouth Korea-Greece..."

June 11, 2010 Sports Feature

Austin loses a leading foodie, at least for a while; plus, the French rule
"...Cathy Cochran-Lewis, community relations coordinator for Whole Foods Market here and formerly director..."

July 14, 2006 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

"...vines, creating a traffic noise buffer to enclose a relaxing oasis. In the Threadgill's kitchen, visiting chef Raymond Tatum..."

July 4, 1997 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

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