Kevin Smothers

Kevin Smothers

Co-Founder and Editorial Director,
Austin Social Planner

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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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    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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