Austin Declares “State of Disaster” & Ban on Large Gatherings
UPDATES: MotoGP has postponed the races until November 2020. Live Fire! has been cancelled, and the Austin Food & Wine Alliance will be issuing refunds. The news out of City Hall is meant to protect the public, but leaves event organizers scrambling for ways to lessen the damage to their bottom line and beef up … Continue reading
#SXSW? Read the Rules
So you came to #SXSW, huh? You’re excited to hit the sidewalks, trek around downtown Austin and see what our city has to offer. But first: read the rules. Don’t litter. Yes, we know that many times the first trashcan you see is overflowing, but keep that litter in hand until you find the next … Continue reading
At #SXSW and Need a Break from Crowds?
Contrary to popular belief, there are a few places in the heart of downtown where you can extricate yourself from the masses, and find a little peace and quiet…or at least a modicum of tranquility. Here’s a few of my favorite escapes, when the crowded rooms and streets overwhelm me. Trio at the Four Seasons … Continue reading