Your 2013 Holiday event guide is here!Celebrate the holidays all throughout November and December and don’t miss a single event with this guide to Central Texas Holiday Events. From music, to lights, to unique festivities, we’ve got you covered! Start with Santa’s Grand arrival at the Hill Country Galleria on Thurs. Nov 21st, Light the Holiday Tree at Zilker Park on Dec. 1st, go ice skating on the plaza at Whole Foods on Lamar, or check out the Holiday Wine trail in the Texas Hill Country. Then, don’t forget to check out all the music and dance performances around town including, Ballet Austin’s “The Nutcracker” and the Trans Siberian Orchestra! If Christmas lights are more your thing, we’ve got plenty of places in Austin and the Hill Country for you to see some of the best displays.
Whatever you decide to do, this guide to holiday events will make sure you don’t miss a thing! So, gather the whole family together, grab your friends and head out to enjoy these local holiday events by clicking HERE or on the picture below. (PDF reader required to view – download Adobe Reader here)
Twisted X Brewing Company is opening soon! To celebrate, Twisted X is throwing a Grand Opening Party with food, vendors, live music, entertainment and, of course, great handcrafted beer!
If you’ve driven down Hwy 150 lately, you may have noticed the 9,000 square-foot brewery going up just outside of Dripping Springs. Texas-founded Twisted X Brewing Co. has sold beer from a Cedar Park location since May 2011. Now, after two years of planning and building, the microbrewery has moved its headquarters to this great space in the Hill Country town of Dripping Springs.
The brewery, known for its handcrafted Mexican brews dubbed Tex Mex Beer, will host a grand-opening party next weekend from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 23 at the new location. On the entertainment list: live music (including a mariachi band), a juggler, magician, and balloon and caricature artists. Partygoers can also explore the new space, which includes a larger brewing system and a 2,000-square-foot tasting room and bar.
Also onsite will be food trucks from Salt Lick,Phil’s Ice House and Amy’s Ice Cream, plus other vendors. Tickets cost $25 and include a backpack, two beer tokens, a stadium cup and T-shirt. Guests must be 21 to purchase tickets, but youth 18 and younger are welcome with adult supervision. Tip: Bring lawn chairs.
8003 Siringo Pass is a nice single story home with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1702 sqft, a recently remodeled kitchen & new exterior paint. Listed at $272,000.
Legend Oaks is a great, Southwest Austin community located just off US Hwy 290 at the intersection of Convict Hill Rd & Escarpment Blvd and includes over 350 homes. Some of the community amenities in Legend Oaks include a recreation center with swimming pool & cabana, covered play ground, tennis court, and a neighborhood park with picnic tables and BBQ grills. Legend Oaks is served by Austin ISD, and is only about 15 minutes from downtown Austin and the University of Texas.
Legend Oaks is in a great location with easy access to US Hwy 290 and Mopac Blvd making for an easy commute to major employers and downtown Austin. Legend Oaks is also close to Escarpment Villagewhich offers a variety of shopping and dining, a professional services. Legend Oaks is also only minutes from theHill Country Galleriain Bee Cave andBarton Creek Square Mall.
With all that Legend Oaks has to offer, you may want to make this community your home! Contact Steve today to see 8003 Siringo Pass – its sure to sell fast! Want to see more homes for sale in Legend Oaks? Click here!
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Take a sneak peek at this FANTASTIC Rim Rock home at 176 Seep Rock Cv in Driftwood TX before it hits the market! Built in 2008, this home offers 4236 square feet of living space, and is situated on approximately 2 acres in the Texas Hill Country. Listed at $519,900. It’s going to be listed on MLS soon, so be sure to Contact us or call 512-829-2062 if interested!
With panoramic, country views, modern amenities, and easy access to Austin, its no wonder Driftwood TX is a quickly growing Hill Country community! Located in the community of Rim Rock,you can enjoy the serenity of country living, while still enjoying easy access to Austin and the Texas Hill Country. The new and resale homes in Rim Rock range from 2,500 to almost 5,000 sq. ft. of living space. Rim Rock is also only about 10 minutes from Dripping Springs,and in the highly rated Dripping Springs school district.
The Austin economy is the number one economy out of 102 cities measured by The Business Journals’ On Numbers monthly report. · Austin has been the strongest market of all the cities, occupying first place nine times in 15 months and never finishing lower than third. · Austin has added 67,800 private-sector jobs during the past five years, an increase of 11.0 percent. No other market has grown faster than 8 percent. · Austin scored an 83.9 out of 100 based on 18 economic factors · With an unemployment rate of 5.2 percent and five-year wages growth from October 2008 through October 2013 of nearly 15 percent, Austin had held first place for eight of the first 10 months in 2013. The city’s average weekly earnings per worker are now $919.12. · Austin is the only city in the nation with double-digit percentage job growth over the last five-year period, at just under 11 percent. By comparison, no other U.S. city has seen five-year job growth higher than 8 percent. · Dallas-Fort Worth is No. 2 in the country and Houston No. 4.
With all these encouraging numbers about the Austin economy, you may be thinking about moving to the Austin area. Or maybe you already love living here, but it’s time to move up, or downsize. Whatever your situation, our team of local real estate experts are here to help you in all your real estate decisions.Contact us today to see how we can help you!
The circuit, which is called Circuit of The Americas, is located about 15 miles (24 km) southeast of the Austin city center. The closest international airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, located about 9 miles (15 km) away.