Kevin Smothers

Kevin Smothers

Co-Founder and Editorial Director, Austin Social Planner

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    RECAP: 70th Birthday Bash

    Just before the summer officially kicked into high gear, the Barton Springs Conservancy welcomed 250 its supporters to the Driskill ballroom for the “70th Birthday Bash: An Evening Celebrating the Treasures of 1947”. Evan Smith kicked off the evening’s program following a cocktail reception and dinner which featured treats from decades past. The celebrations were held in part to recognize Honorary Chair […]

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    RECAP: Moda x Mexico

    For the first time Saturday evening, Fashion X dedicated an entire showcase to international talent. In a stunning display of fashion, theatricality and & culture, Fashion X presented four Mexican apparel designers; Paco Mayorga, Amor & Rosas, Olmos & Flores and Abel Lopez to an ecstatic crowd.  An immaculate floral gown, by Mandarin Design Lab, […]

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    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, […]

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    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 […]

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    On Our Radar: April 6, 2017

    FOOD/DRINK: Official Drink of Austin returns to Fair Market on Thursday, May 4th from 7–10 p.m. The city’s premier cocktail event, hosted by the Austin Food & Wine Alliance and Tipsy Texan, raises funds for AFWA Culinary Grants. Early bird tickets are $55 each and are on sale now at austinfoodwinealliance.org — Regular-priced tickets for the cocktail sampling event are $65 online, […]

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