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  • RECAP: HeartGift Gala 2017

    Last Saturday, over 300 packed the Darrell K. Royal Ballroom at the Omni Barton Creek Resort for the annual HeartGift Gala, presented by the Schweitzer Family Foundation. HeartGift is a nonprofit organization headquartered in Austin, TX that provides free heart surgery to children from around the world who are born with congenital heart defects. The […]

  • RECAP: UMLAUF Garden Party

    On Thursday, April 27th, the 19th annual UMLAUF Garden Party welcomed over 800 guests to the sculpture garden for an event aptly themed “Under a Texas Sky.” Twenty-five restaurants served delicious bites while Twin Liquors showcased some of the season’s best bubbles and wines. The museum raised more than $300,000 in its biggest fundraiser of the year, […]

  • EVENT PREVIEW: Moda x Mexico

    We’re coming in hot & heavy as we careen toward the end of the spring social season and boy is this week packed with goodies. Consider this: for the next three days, Texas Women for the Arts welcomes their members to Austin for their statewide meeting. Then on the Barton Springs Conservancy celebrates the 70th anniversary of […]

  • RECAP: Mack Jack & McConaughey Fashion Show and Luncheon

    We don’t normally start weekday cocktail hour before lunch, but for the Mack Jack & McConaughey Fashion Show, it just felt right. The MJM Fashion Show & Luncheon is the start of day two for the annual 2-day, 8-event fundraising experience. The chairs Sally Brown, Amy Ingram and Camila Alves McConaughey brought in fashion designer […]

  • 10 Events We Don’t Want to Miss This May

    Taste of Mexico 2017 Wednesday, May 3 Start your Cinco de Mayo celebrations early with Taste of Mexico! Over 50 restaurants and beverage purveyors will showcase French influence in Mexican foodscapes at the 19th annual event. And this is no boring tasting … think tequila and mariachis. All proceeds from Taste of Mexico support Mexic-Arte […]

  • EVENT PREVIEW: The Umlauf Garden Party

    One of Austin’s true rites of spring, the UMLAUF Garden Party, takes place this Thursday, April 27th and kicks off the next quarter century of merrymaking for the museum and sculpture park. In advance of this year’s Under a Texas Sky themed soirée, we we took a moment to chat with Sandra Spalding from Twin Liquors to learn what’s new […]