Foxtoberfest at 12 Fox Beer Company

Halloween and candy might dominate the later part of October, but the early part of the month (and a good chunk of September) belongs to beer. More specifically Oktoberfest-style celebrations of beer.    With Central Texas being one of the premier sites of crafter brewing in the United States, it should come as no surprise…

Welcome to Beerburg Brewing

Here’s a little factoid that might come as a surprise to local craft beer fans. Hops – those greenish yellow pods essential for making beer – don’t grow in Texas. That’s right, your favorite local beer has some out-of-state flavor in it. While there are some greenhouses around the Hill Country attempting to grow hops…

Dripping Spring Pumpkin Festival

Even though fall doesn’t technically begin until September 22nd, you may be one of those people who are counting down the days until the PSL returns to the coffee shop menus, your home is already full of fall decor, and your sweaters and boots have made an appearance or two, even in the heat. For…

CA-Milleworks and Live Wedding Paintings

  We’ve touched on the Dripping Springs wedding scene before. Lest you forget, Dripping Springs is the official wedding capital of Texas. With no shortage of perfect wedding venues in the area, from rustic farmhouses to luxury venues, choosing the perfect location for a wedding is no small task.  And when a couple does finally…

Milton Reimers Ranch Park

We’re fortunate to have some truly beautiful landscapes here in the Texas Hill Country, and you don’t have to drive more than a few miles outside of the city to discover one of nature’s playgrounds. One of those nearby places worth exploring is Milton Reimers Ranch Park.    Whether you’re looking for a dose of…

Texas Hill Country Olive Co.

The Texas Hill Country may be thousands of miles and an ocean away from the olive orchards of Italy, but it has more in common with Italy’s olive oil production than you might think. For starters, both areas offer a warm climate and the right alkaline soil composition that olive trees need to thrive.   …

2nd Annual Poker Trail Ride at Ranch Park

It’s not too often that horseback riding and a game of poker are on the afternoon agenda together… well, outside of a western anyway. That’s precisely what participants can partake in at the 2nd annual Dripping Springs Ranch Park Poker Trail Ride. Saddle up and throw on your boots, because this unique event is sure…

Dripping Springs Local: Jester King Brewery

It’s no secret that this part of Texas is home to some of the best breweries in the country. With such an abundance of quality breweries, it can be difficult to stand out from the competition, but that’s never been a problem for Jester King Brewery.    Co-founded by Jeffery Stuffings and Michael Steffing in…