Austin Music Mama 2014 Review
Austin Music Mama

Austin Music Mama 2014 Year in Review

December 31, 2014 0

Growing up in Austin, live music was a part of my life. From shows at Liberty Lunch to Joe Rockhead (one of Bob Schneider’s early bands) at Steamboat to Little Sister (one of Patrice Pike’s […]

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2014 Austin Bucket List Year in Review

December 30, 2014 1

Even as we sit, making plans for New Year’s, it’s hard to believe that 2014 is drawing to a close. There have been plenty of articles circulating summing up the year, and it seemed like […]

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First Day Hikes

December 30, 2014 0

First Day Hikes began as a way to get people outdoors. Now, over 400 hikes are scheduled in all 50 states to get kids and adults all across the country out and enjoying nature. The […]

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Blood Drives at Barton Creek and Lakeline Malls

December 29, 2014 0

The Blood and Tissue Center of Central Texas‘s Bloodmobile will be coming to the back parking area between Nordstrom and Sears over the next few days for holiday blood drives. Donate blood on Monday, December […]

What's Up Weekly
Weekday Events

Weekday Events: December 22-26, 2014

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Happening All Week Alamo Kids Camp – Monday, December 22 – Wednesday, December 24. Kids age 3 and up can see movies at four area Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas. (All ages are welcome on Baby Day, […]

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Weekend Events

Weekend Events: December 19-21, 2014

December 18, 2014 0

Happening All Weekend Baked by Amy’s Gingerbread Person Decorating Classes- Saturday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m.  Cost: $20 per person and includes all supplies. Call (512) 918-2253 or email […]

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Austin Travel Mama

Travel Texas, Holiday Edition

December 17, 2014 0

We aren’t making a trip this holiday season but my son will be off for Winter Break, and I know I’ll get antsy being at home with no real schedule. In case you might want […]

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Austin Music Mama

EVENT: Molotov at the Mohawk

December 17, 2014 0

Need an adult night out this weekend? Transmission Events and Pachanga Fest proudly present five-time Latin Grammy Award-winning Mexican rock band, Molotov, at Mohawk Austin on Saturday, December 20 at 8:00 p.m. Pre-box tickets can […]

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Austin Music Mama

Last Minute Austin Gift Ideas

December 16, 2014 0

I cringed as I typed the title, because growing up, my dad and I would always hit the mall on Christmas Eve to get my mom her presents. I have a standing policy that I […]

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Weekday Events

Weekday Events: December 15-19, 2014

December 14, 2014 0

From storytimes to live music and more, What’s Up Weekly lays out all of the family-fun events happening during the week in the Greater Austin-area. Happening All Week Blue Genie Art Bazaar – Monday, December […]

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Weekend Events

Weekend Events: December 12-14, 2014

December 11, 2014 0

Looking for fun, family-friendly events this weekend? Check out our weekly roundup of activities to keep your family entertained. Happening All Weekend Cherrywood Art Fair – Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.  Shop for one-of-a-kind gifts […]

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Austin Reading Mama

Holiday Gift Ideas for Readers

December 10, 2014 1

I hung out with a friend yesterday, and as we were catching up, I discovered she was one of those people I didn’t realize really existed: People Who Finished Holiday Shopping By December Tenth. Although […]

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Events

Event: Cherrywood Art Fair

December 9, 2014 0

Have you finished your holiday shopping? If the answer is no (like me), you need to hop on over to Cherrywood Art Fair this weekend. If the answer is yes, BRAVO! But you still should […]

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Weekday Events: December 8-12, 2014

December 7, 2014 0

 From storytimes to live music and more, What’s Up Weekly lays out all of the family-fun events happening during the week in the Greater Austin-area. Happening All Week Blue Genie Art Bazaar – Monday, December […]

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Top Holiday Lights Displays in Austin

December 5, 2014 0

One of the simple joys of the holiday season is taking the family to see the holiday lights. Here are our favorite displays in the Austin area: Austin Trail of Lights One of the area’s […]

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Event: Cookies with St. Nick

December 5, 2014 0

Join four Austin-area Frost Banks on Saturday, December 13, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for Cookies with St. Nick! Frost invites families to avoid the “busy sidewalks” this holiday season and jingle on […]

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Weekend Events

Weekend Events in Austin: December 5-7, 2014

December 4, 2014 0

Looking for fun, family-friendly events this weekend? Check out our weekly roundup of activities to keep your family entertained. Happening All Weekend A Christmas Carol- Friday, 7:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 and 7:30 […]

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Enjoying Downtown Austin During the Holidays

December 3, 2014 0

Admit it. You always mean to go downtown, but…it just doesn’t happen. I know, it’s the traffic. The parking. That special inertia that sets in, just in time for the holidays. In truth, all it […]

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Austin Music Mama

Event: LoudMouth Rentals Grand Opening Bash

December 2, 2014 0

LoudMouth Rentals, Austin’s newest sound equipment and music instrument rental company, is thrilled to announce their Grand Opening Bash. Drinks and bites will be provided. The party will also kickoff a monthly live music series […]

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Event: Breakfast with Santa at The Domain

December 2, 2014 0

The Domain II is Austin’s newest family-friendly destination in Austin, and it’s the place to be this Saturday, December 6th, if you want to meet Santa! From 9 a.m. to noon, The Domain is hosting […]

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#GivingTuesday: Kick off the Holiday Season by Giving

December 2, 2014 0

We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students […]