Kevin Smothers

Kevin Smothers

Co-Founder and Editorial Director, Austin Social Planner

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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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    RECAP: Celebration of Life Luncheon

    More than 650 people packed The Grand Ballroom at the JW Marriott recently for the 19th Celebration of Life luncheon benefiting the Seton Breast Care Center and the Zeta Tau Alpha Foundation. This year’s theme, “Where Hope Takes Flight,” celebrated the life-saving care given to patients. Co-chairs for the luncheon included Maria Groten, Cynthia Harkness, Rachel […]

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    RECAP: Art on the Edge

    Planning a party on the first Saturday of SXSW seems like a risky decision to many social-focused Austinites. However, the Blanton Museum of Art certainly knows its demographic. Scheduling their Art on the Edge fundraiser on just such an evening not only succeeded … but likely exceed anyone’s expectations. A throng of art supporters filled […]

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    RECAP: Preludes and Accolades

    Last Tuesday, community leaders, donors and supporters packed Bauer House, the official home of UT System Chancellor Bill McRaven, for Preludes and Accolades, the kickoff to the annual St. David’s Foundation “Toast of the Town” party series. 2017 Chair Lesa Rossick and Vice Chair Tobie Funte Flannery were on hand as one of the biggest lineups for Toast of the […]

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