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It may be Earth Day, but we’re offering tips and tools for supporting Austin’s thriving urban forest 365 days a year.
Austin City Council will vote on the the next phase as early as May — here’s what you need to know.
Once it opens, the new 50,000-sqft Braker Lane facility will be one of the largest indoor pickleball facilities in Texas.
Help conserve water and lower the cost of your bills with a rainwater collection system in your backyard.
Spring is here — it’s time to throw open those windows, air out those closets, and give gently used items a new home.
Eat and Drink
Rasam & Cheese will bring former Dai Due chef Deepa Shridhar and former Antonelli’s Cheese Shop employee Alex Palomo together for tastings.
Dig into delicious and nutritious plant-based fare in every corner of the Capital City.
The Capital City earned six recognitions in Food & Wine’s Global Tastemakers Awards, plus a James Beard finalist spot.
Check out all the best events happening in and around Austin in this seasonal guide.
Travel and Outdoors
The project will expand the airport by 75,000 sqft, add plenty of new TSA lanes at Checkpoint 3, and allow for growing demand at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.
We’re highlighting the 22 best parks that Austin, TX has to offer — complete with swimming holes, pickleball courts, and playgrounds.
The park is named after Japanese immigrant Isamu Taniguchi, who is credited with creating parts of Zilker Botanical Garden.
The ABC Kite Fest — originally called the Kite Tournament — has been an Austin staple for almost a century, providing free fun for kids and adults alike.
The old home to Texas basketball will be completely gone from the skyline by the end of summer.
Mayor Kirk Watson stopped by to proclaim April 10 “Stephen F. Austin Royal Sonesta Hotel Centennial Celebration Day” — say that three times fast.
The Civil War-era home, now under the ownership of The Loren Hotel, will reopen to the public as an event space after a 10-year closure.
A plan for Downtown-like development south of Lady Bird Lake is about a decade in the making, but may reach implementation by this summer.
The east Austin bridge is nearly six years in the making and recently received $4.12 million in federal grant money.
SXSW 2024 is coming to a close, so we wanted to share a few of the most special moments, innovations, and films that came to town this year.
The city and county plan to prepare for an onslaught of tourists much the same way they would for a major festival.
It’s National Poetry Month, and our readers are invited to submit original poems in a special ATXtoday contest.

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