Considering the popularity of xeriscaped lawns and Plaid Pigeon's friggin' awesome dinosaur planters, it follows that we Austinites are quite enamored with succulents.
Whether you call them snow cones, snow balls, raspas, sno, or whatever -- shaved ice covered in sweet syrup makes a perfect summertime treat in Austin.
Ask most people how they feel about bats and you'll probably receive overwhelmingly negative replies. Fact is, most folks think bats are ugly, gross, creepy, smelly, and dangerous. None of these are true, as most Austinites can tell you.
In case you haven’t stepped outside in the last few weeks, it is painfully obvious summer has arrived in Austin.
Thanks to the rains, we're having a beautifully colorful spring in Austin! So, we've put together this short guide to help you identify the 10 native, wild-growing Austin flowers you're most likely to encounter
The extreme growth that Austin has undergone over the past decade can now count one of the Hill Country’s most famous green spaces as a victim.
Austin knows how to hold a festival, and the 2016 Zilker Kite Festival on Sunday was no exception.
AUSTIN WOMAN -- Let us count the many original, only-in-Austin ways to show your affection this holiday.
The 2015 NFL Season finally comes to a close this Sunday, as the Denver Broncos take on the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 in California.
Simply put, we miss spring in Austin, and we're pretty sure these 10 photos will get you right there with us
Compared to the northern United States, Austin's winters are incredibly mild, but that doesn't mean we don't experience our fair share of biting north winds, dreary overcast skies, and freezing temperatures. And sleet. Lots of freaking sleet. But we still miss summer, pretty much year 'round.
Like everyone else, we at Austin.com have our own resolutions for 2016. But unlike everyone else, we plan to keep these going all year long.
THE AUSTINOT -- The pop of the cork is music to my ears. The effervescent sparkle and dancing of those tiny bubbles in my flute is like holding a handful of magic.
THE AUSTINOT -- For those doing an Austin Christmas this year, here are eight events that’ll make your holiday full of memories and fun.
For those of you who are still wrapping things up (pun intended), here are some inexpensive stocking stuffers that any Austinite would want.
One of these local Austin stores is guaranteed to have just the right manly gift for the holidays.
Fear not, shoppers. Your expertly selected guide to Austin gifts has arrived!
THE AUSTINOT -- Not far from the crowded malls and busy city streets of Austin, state parks offer soothing sounds of nature and seasonal fun for everyone.
Over the last 25 years, The ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot has become a tradition for the city's dedicated runners and casual walkers alike. Put on to benefit local charity, it's a seriously good time!
THE AUSTINOT -- Roll up to The Driskill Hotel and try not to feel giddy. I dare you.
THE AUSTINOT — For us transplants, it can be tough to watch our favorite sports teams around here. With all these...
Did you procrastinate on your costume this year? Get ready for Austin's world-famous Halloween celebration with one of these locally flavored getups!
Just because the summer has gone doesn't mean the fun has stopped! On the contrary: Fall offers some of Austin's very best festivals.