Gay in Austin | A Relocation Guide for Gay People Moving to Austin, TX - Part 10

Say Hi at South By

Mar 06, 2013 No Comments by

In today’s Wall Street Journal there’s an article by Kevin Callahan, co-founder of MapMyFitness on how to make the most of SXSW here in fabulous Austin, Texas. His three tips are . . . Come with a plan Enjoy the local scene Introduce yourself I want to focus on introducing your self. In fact I […]

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PRIDEbuild Focuses on Community Development

Mar 05, 2013 No Comments by

Austin LGBT Volunteers to Raise Funds and Build Sixth Habitat Home   The Austin LGBT Community is gathering funds and volunteers to construct its sixth annual home for Austin Habitat for Humanity. Raising its first roof in 2007, the Austin PRIDEbuild is the longest-running LGBT build in the country and where it once focused solely […]

Socializing in Austin Read more Happy Hour – Feb 2013

Mar 01, 2013 No Comments by

With the weather being unseasonably warm, we decided to take the to an indoor/outdoor location. Dogwood on 6th St. kindly opened their doors and hosted over 70 of us. Dogwood also brought in an acoustic singer who played the guitar while we enjoyed temperatures in the 70′s. As always, we heard great stories from new people […]

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Om my Goodness!

Mar 01, 2013 No Comments by

I need to start this blog post off by stating that I’m biased. Biased yet truthful (because if I weren’t you wouldn’t trust my future posts). A few weeks ago I took my first yoga class with Adam of Atom Flow Yoga over at ToddPilates. Adam and I have been friends for almost 9 years, […]

Wellness in Austin Read more Happy Hour – Mar 2013

Mar 01, 2013 No Comments by

To celebrate our favorite time of the year, SXSW, we held our annual SXSW Kickoff Happy Hour. To make sure we were in the heart of the action, we took our happy hour to Austin’s newest hostel – The Fire House Hostel. Held in the bar of this new space, over 80 people joined us […]

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Give to Get

Feb 25, 2013 No Comments by

Whether you’ve been in Austin for 10 years or 10 minutes, you know that we’re a unique city. We just do things differently . . .  including how we give. From a volunteer perspective we rock. But there’s always room for improvement right? One way we’re not so good is in donating our money. In […]

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Human Rights Campaign and Equality Texas: Special Screening

Feb 21, 2013 No Comments by

  The Human Rights Campaign and Equality Texas are proud to invite you to a unique event exploring the intersection of faith and LGBT rights. Please join us Friday, February 22nd, at 7:00 PM for a special screening of the Sundance-award winning documentary “Love Free or Die,” followed by a Q&A with guest panelists including […]

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AGLCC: Monthly Happy Hour tonight

Feb 21, 2013 No Comments by

  2/21/2013 From 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM  Learn more here Bring your business cards and a sunny disposition to the AGLCC’s monthly happy hour in conjunction with the Gallery Showcase of IEI – “It’s Environmentally Inspired”.  Learn more about IEI Austin at Hors d’oeuvres and cocktails will be served. Will be a great time […]

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My Love Letter to Austin, TX

Feb 15, 2013 No Comments by

This was my first Valentine’s Day that I spent in a relationship… with a city. Here’s this place: everybody wants to hang out in, live with, talks fondly about… and I have only gotten to watch this play out from afar. So now you can imagine what kind of lucky guy I feel like when […]

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10 Things to Do When Moving to Austin

Feb 15, 2013 No Comments by

When moving to Austin, there are few things you’ll need to take care prior to arriving in town and once you get here. Here’s a list of 10 things to do when moving to Austin. 1. Whether you’re looking to buy or lease, search for a home in Austin. 2. Once you’ve found a place, turn […]

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