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Whether your looking to avoid ACL traffic this week or trying to map out your weekend at Zilker there is a lot of helpful info out there!  With the help of some our friends from Austin City Limits Music Festival and Curbed Austin we have put together some great maps and tips.  There’s complimentary shuttle bus service from Republic Square Park for attendees, as well as ramped-up Capital Metro service, a taxi stand, and lots of bicycle racks.

If your looking to avoid all that is ACL and skip the traffic jams here is what you need to know! 

And lastly if your looking to bike or plan where to park to hit the festival here is the info you'll need!  


For more helpful info visit ACL's homepage here!

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With it already feeling a little like Fall weather (be it short lived) now is the best time to look ahead at the handful of amazing music and art festivals happening across Austin and one of our favorite hipster hideways Marfa.  We all know Austin has its fair share of festivals and live music runs through our blood, and Fall is one of the best examples of all the amazing events Austin has to offer.  Below we've highlighted a few of our favorite festivals from Austin City Limits Festival to the Trans-Pecos Festival of Music and Love.  

Trans-Pecos Festival 2017 (Sept. 28th-October 1st)  

This is a weekend-long adventure of live music, camping, sandlot baseball, stars, workshops, art installations and community in the majesty of Marfa, Texas. Set

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It is crazy to think college football season is only a couple weeks away at this point!  But with Football fever in full swing in the state of Texas now is the perfect time to look ahead to the key matchup's and highlights of the season.  With expectations high under the first year coach Tom Herman and a lot of returning players this should be an interesting season for the Texas Longhorns.  Below we highlight some of the best home games on the schedule and what to look forward to this season!  

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Maryland Terrapins 
Darrell K Royal - TX Mem. Stadium, Austin, TX

This is the first game of the season and the Terrapins come to town with a tough team and a strong test for the first game at DKR!  With the first game of an

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A Three-Part, Free Music Series at Domain NORTHSIDE
-- August 26, September 30 and October 28 --

Engel & Völkers Finest Real Estate Worldwide, in partnership with Domain NORTHSIDE and MIX 94.7, is pleased to present NORTHSIDE AMPLIFIED, a three-part music series open to the public on Saturday, August 26, September 30, and October 28, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Guests will have the opportunity to watch DJ 2DQ spin out on the NORTHSIDE Lawn followed by incredible live music from Matt Wilson Band on Saturday, August 26, The Nightowls on Saturday, September 30, and closing out with Charlie Mars on Saturday, October 28.


August 26th: Matt Wilson Band

September 30th: The Nightowls

October 28th: Charlie Mars


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Engel & Völkers announced the launch of its Extensive Domestic & Global Exposure (EDGE™) platform, a diversified suite of preferred and premium partnerships designed to maximize exposure of Engel & Völkers’ property listings to qualified, targeted buyers worldwide.

“In today’s real estate landscape, it’s important that we continue to empower our advisors by aligning with strategic partners who provide the greatest opportunities to give our network and consumers a competitive edge in selling homes efficiently,” said Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & Völkers North America. “EDGE goes beyond a standard syndication function by truly marketing our listings to relevant consumer segments in ways in which they want to be marketed.”

EDGE is inclusive of primary

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The Austin City Council has gone into summer hiatus and the hotly contested Code Next zoning overhaul will have to wait.  Now, they can spend the weeks until August 3  musing about how to revise CodeNEXT.  Before August 3rd though there are important dates on the horizon.  

Whats Next?

According to The Austin Chronicle, A second draft of the code-in-progress is expected to be available for public hearings to begin in September; during last Thurs­day's regular meeting, Council added a third draft to be made available by the turn of the year to the Planning Com­mis­sion (for a vote) and the Zoning and Platting Commission for recommendations, with all of that to come to Council in early February – and Council still hoping for an April vote. 


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There is no where better to celebrate the great U.S.A. than Austin, TX and of course there is no shortage of amazing fireworks shows and events happening across Austin and our surrounding suburbs!  Whether your looking for a family friendly outing or wanting to hit the town this holiday weekend we've got you covered.  

Downtown Austin

Spend this Independence Day with 100,000 of your closest friends! Central Texans will hurry to claim their grassy spot with the Austin Symphony Orchestra this July 4th for the largest Independence Day Celebration in the state. Tens of thousands of families will be decked out in red, white, and blue.  The ASO will perform at 8:30 p.m., followed by “mile-high” fireworks at approximately 9:30 p.m. The event is free and

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It's official the summer heat is upon us in Austin, TX.  With the kids out of school and 100 degree temperatures on the way, we've rounded up some of our favorite places to coll of in and around Austin and Central Texas.  Each one of these spots brings something special to the table from the infamous Barton Springs to Hamilton Pool on the western outskirts of town.  In no particular order here are some of our favorites!

Barton Springs Pool 

The 68-degree water is an Austin favorite for runners and bikers on the Town Lake Trail to the overheated tourist. 

Deep Eddy Pool

Deep Eddy Pool is just on the otherside of Lady Bird Lake west of Barton Springs, just as historic, fed by the same spring, and generally more peaceful.

Hamilton Pool Nature

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With Mothers Day on the horizon it isn't too late to treat your mother to a day on the town she deserves!  From outdoor brunches to events across the city there is a lot happening this weekend, so call up your mother and enjoy the great weather in Austin.  

Here are some of our favorite events, brunches and more happening across Austin this weekend: 

Driskill Hotel & Bar Mother's Day Afternoon Tea

This Mother’s Day, express your love and admiration for mom in an unforgettable setting by treating her to an elegant afternoon tea with scrumptious french pastries.  From Thursday, May 11, through Sunday, May 14, The Driskill is hosting its cherished Mother’s Day Afternoon Teas at 3 p.m. each day.

Mother's Day Pop Up Shop at Hotel San Jose


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A new publication ranked tech cities across the globe bases on their performance across these five categories. Austin ranks first as a more affordable, talent-rich alternative to San Francisco. New York, America’s premier world city, comes third. The US is home to many of the biggest and most innovative tech companies. Cities here benefit from superior access to venture capital and funding that help scale-ups to grow.   Across the categories presented Austin ranked #1 in America!  See inside the study here.

Savills Tech Cities aims to understand the many, diverse factors that make places a good location choice for the tech sector. They have identified the 22 global centers at the forefront of tech, all of which have thriving and growing tech

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