February 2017

Found 4 blog entries for February 2017.

Happy Mardi Gras 2017!! If you're like me, you're having a difficult time trying to figure out which event to go to or which ones are worth your time. This should be of great help for you! 

 

Black Sheep Lounge

Black Sheep Lodge - 2108 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

Get ready for their "Good Time Gumbo Food Special". Festivities start at 11 am

 

Haymaker

Haymaker - 2310 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722

Haymaker's is setting you up for a full day of Mardi Gras fun! Their Shrimp Gumbo Food Special is known to be top notch! Pinot's Palette will also be there starting at 8 pm with mini Mardi Gras Canvas' available.

The Sahara Lounge

The Sahara Lounge - 1413 Webberville Rd, Austin, TX 78721

Litty Gras Fat Tuesday Festival! Sky's Kitchen will be there from 11 am - 3 pm for

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austin named america's most livable city

U.S. News and World Report recently named Austin, TX America's most livable city. This should come as no surprise since this city has been booming for the past several years, with one of the fastest-growing populations and job markets in the United States. Other major cities like Denver, CO and San Jose, CA placed a close second and third position on the list.

Every year, U.S. News and World Report polls the population in 100 major U.S. metro cities. There are five categories participants are asked to score their city in: desirability, value, job market, quality of life, and net migration. Overall, the goal of the survey is to help individuals make the best and most informed decision on where they choose to settle down.

While Austin ranked high

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Looking for a way to enjoy this beautiful "winter" we're having? Here are just some of the best hiking spots in Austin!

Lady Bird Lake

Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail (Lady Bird Lake)

Lady Bird Lake is the place to be if you want to see what Downtown Austin has to offer from the lake. The 10-mile loop includes a sampling of numerous parks along the way and a beautiful view of the Downtown Skyline.

Turkey Creek Trail

Turkey Creek Trail - 1401-1711 City Park Road

With a moderate difficulty level, you can enjoy the beautiful scenery and still feel like you got a solid workout! The trail is 3 miles with pathways crossing over creek beds making it the purrfect place to let your pups swim! 

 

St. Edwards Park

St. Edwards Park - 7301 Spicewood Springs Road

This is one of

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