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Conans Pizza, Austin's original Chicago-style deep dish, has a new dining room at the Conans Central location near the UT Campus. Enjoy the new arcade games, watch the next UT game, or book the room for your next pizza party! Conans is famous for their deep pan wheat crusts and The Savage, aka the "everything pizza", but Conans has excellent thin crust, vegetarian, and vegan options as well. They also feature great salads like the Cosmic Salad with fresh mixed greens, green peppers, onions, black olives, and topped with mozzarella cheese. For exclusive offers and fun opportunities be sure to sign up for their emails.
Movin' Easy Dancewear has great new stock including fashion leotards, Italian ballroom shoes, and layered ballroom skirts. They're also a proud sponsor and costume provider of Blue Lapis Light's "In Light" performance. In Light is a site-specific aerial dance performance on the IBC Bank Building. Performances September 23 - 28th at 8:30 PM, September 26th - 27th at 10:30 PM • Receive special offers and news on upcoming workshops and auditions when you sign up for their emails here.
Freestyle Language Center recognizes the importance of spontaneous conversation to language learning and fluency, and provide relevant, fun, social contexts in which to learn Spanish, Portuguese, French, and Italian. Check out the upcoming Fall Sessions and special outings. Join them Friday, September 26th, for a bilingual wine tasting in Spanish and Portuguese (and English!) at The Austin Wine Merchant.
The Texas Observer's non-profit journalism specializes in investigative, political, and social justice reporting, with continuous web content, blogs, and a monthly print version. Support them by subscribing now or score great merchandise like hoodies, shirts, totes, and books at their online store. • Save the Date! The Observer will be celebrating 60 years of journalistic excellence with a garden party on October 26th. Purchase your ticket or sponsorship today.
Waterloo Records upcoming in-store performances: Wednesday, September 10th at 5pm: Aaron Behrens and the Midnight Stroll • Thursday, September 11th at 5pm: Delta Spirit • Wednesday, September 17th at 5pm: Christopher Cross • Sunday, September 21st at 5pm: The Well • Tuesday, September 23rd at 5pm: a HAAM Benefit Day performance by Marcia Ball. 5% of all sales on Sept 23rd will be donated to HAMM, the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians.
AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine offers academics including master's, doctoral programs, and continuing education, plus a variety of workshops for the general public on balance and healing with mindfulness, movement therapies, and mind-body practices. • Check out their weekly 20% off specials in the Herbal Medicine Store, and the blog post on how traditional acupuncture Chinese medicine can help treat pain and functional impairment of arthritis • For more savings, recipes, and resources, sign up for their emails.
Oat Willies annual bedspread sale is going on now through September 15th. Many great styles of Indian bedspreads are on sale from 20 - to 50% off. Be sure to stop in before the 15th to take advantage of this great sale!
KOOP's 2014 Fall Membership Drive is underway now! Thanks to the community support of listeners, KOOP will be celebrating 20 years of providing great community radio. Donate today and help them reach their $72,000 goal.
I Live Here, I Give Here is delighted to present this year's celebration of the best in philanthropy with The Big Give, September 26th, 7 pm - 11 pm. The evening will honor this year's BIG Giver, Julie Stevenson, and two BIG Give prizes will be awarded. The BIG Give, Under the Big Top - Paris wil be filled with all things Parisian! From the fashion, to the decor, everything will be over-the-top under the BIG top. Dance all night to the music by the White Ghost Shivers, watch the circus entertainment while enjoying signature cocktails and Parisian fare, and bid to win in the amazing silent auction! Tickets are 1 for $110 or 2 for $195.
Cornerstone Fitness Studio is now offering YOGA classes! No membership fees required and you can choose to pay per class or sign up for one month of classes and receive a 25% discount! Classes are held Tuesday at 6 pm, Saturday at 3 pm, and Sunday at 10 am. Please contact to reserve your spot.
Stacey Vicari's Ideal Life JumpStart offers you an opportunity to pause and take inventory of your life. During the evening you'll be guided through exercises to focus on what you want most from life, identify your obstacles and evaluate your overall life balance. The evening keeps an upbeat pace. The goal is to leave you feeling motivated and inspired to make immediate, positive changes in your life. FREE class Thursday, 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm, September 18th and October 16th.
Revival Vintage is launching a monthly outdoor market on the first Sunday of each month. The Vintage Revival Outdoor Market will feature vendors offering vintage, crafts, and art from 9am-1pm. Adults can enjoy complimentary spirits as well. Revival Vintage is located in the North Loop IBIZ District.
Come out to the 16th Annual North Loop Rockin' & Rollin' Block Party all day on Saturday, September 27th in the North Loop IBIZ District. A variety of locally owned merchants will feature sidewalk sales, entertainment, sales, demos, specials, food, drink, and fun for the entire family. Explore the many offerings of vintage, vinyl, eateries, signature cocktails, craft beers, specialty coffees, adults-only items, and be sure to take a look at the fabulous new outdoor mural on the side of the Revival Vintage building.
Planet K Presents Dias De Los Muertos Texas Fireworks benefiting various local charities, taking place in Austin on Friday, October 31st, and San Antonio on Sunday, November 2nd. Both are free to the public.
HELM Boots has released their first made-in-the-USA boots for women. Find whole sizes 6,7, and 8 in medium width on their website and the store located in the East Sixth IBIZ District. (If you wear size 9 or above, you've always been able to wear their men's sizes.) Hurry and check their final inventory styles on sale now, soon to be sold out forever!