Lyrical Art: The Best Of Both Worlds; Art and Music Meet to Benefit One World Theatre

We are pleased to offer a special pricing for this event, thanks to our generous sponsors. Hopefully, more of you will be able to attend this wonderful event for the Outreach Program at One World theatre. Sunday, November 23, 2014 4:00pm-8:00pm at Gallery 702.

Join Us for Cocktails, H’ordeuvres, and a Magical Night Full of Art and Music. TICKETS: $20 suggested donation. LIVE MUSIC BY: Courtney Sanchez, Reed Turner, Luis Banuelos, and Sherah Sleeper. ARTISTS: Gil Bruvel, Joseph Adolphe, George Krause, D.K Richardson, Bobbi Bennett, Geoffrey Laurence, Joyce Dibona, ELISABETTA FANTONE and Winn Wittman.
(Gil Bruvel, George Krause D.K Richardson, and Bobbi Bennet will be in attendance.)

OTHER LOCAL ARTISTS: Laura Charlotte Dray, Gray Hawn, Linda Dumont, Hallie Eubanks, and Fabian Lainez and Deborah Argryopoulos will also be in attendance.

Prizes / Silent Auction, and Many More Surprises.


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Support the Fight Against Breast Cancer at Beauty360 Expo

On November 9 and 10, visit the Palmer Events Center for the inaugural Beauty360 Expo, a 2-day consumer beauty and wellness show and conference that will showcase various experts and brands that represent both inner and outer beauty, presented by Austin Beauty Guide, Susan G. Komen Austin and Race for the Cure.

Beauty360 will feature live demonstrations, mini services & treatments, product sampling, styling stations, pop-up shops, fitness classes, hair & makeup showcase, educational speakers and panels, beauty workshops, and much more. Attendees are encouraged to come try the latest products, learn from the experts and enjoy the experience of Beauty360, complete inner and outer beauty and wellness.

Not only is Beauty360 being hosted on Race for the Cure weekend to educate guests, but also 20 percent of ticket sales and 100 percent of raffle donations will be donated directly to Komen Austin.

The event will feature speakers and panel discussions by leading experts in beauty, fashion and wellness, and will include topics relating directly to the cause such as the connection between wellness & beauty, Doctors for the Cure, Natural & Organic Beauty and the leading cancer-causing products & ingredients, inner confidence and advancements in skincare treatments and technology.  Noteworthy speakers and panelists include Rochelle Rae, Ann Webb, Ron king, Dr. Ruthie Harper, Devon Perry, Dr. Katerina Sheffield,  Dr. Daniel Leeman, Dr. Rocco Piazza, Dr. Peter Driscoll, Daniel Esquivel, Ross Bennett, Matt Swinney, Christine Stafford, Eve Michaels, Lady Emma, Shandi Nichelle and more.

According to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, one in eight women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. Beauty360 is proud to help make a positive impact on those who are fighting breast cancer by partnering with Komen Austin, who raises money to provide breast cancer screening, education and medical services as well as financial and emotional support in Central Texas.



Dior + Kate Spade Trunk Show at Spectacle Eye Design

Get your fashion fix and support a good cause all in one event this Thursday, October 10 at Spectacle Eye Design from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.!

See the latest frames from Christian Dior and Kate Spade as you enjoy complimentary light food and wine. For every exam performed that evening, Spectacle Eye Design will donate $5 to the World Sight Day Challenge. A 20% off discount will be offered for any complete pair of glasses sold.

RSVP to the event HERE.

More about the World Sight Day Challenge:

“Our mission is to improve the quality of life of people who are needlessly blind or vision impaired simply because they do not have access to an eye exam and a pair of glasses.”



Shop For Your Man

Shopping that saves lives – say hello to the Shop For Your Man event at Russian House of Austin on Saturday, September 21 at 2:00 p.m.

Russian House of Austin has partnered with Us TOO International, the largest US prostate cancer nonprofit organization, to host the charity event Shop For Your Man. Local designers and businesses have come together to donate dresses and other items to be auctioned off during the event. 100% of the profits generated at the event will go to Us TOO International.

The goal of this event is to spread awareness and provide support in a fun way to support the men in our lives.

Purchase your tickets for the event HERE.

RSVP on Facebook HERE.



How Would You Like to Date a Doc?

Who wouldn’t enjoy an evening at the ballet while on a date with a doctor?

Join Austin MD on Saturday, September 28 for an evening filled with music, live art, food, fun and friendly competition in the spirit of giving at Ballet Austin. Some of Austin’s most eligible medical professional bachelors and bachelorettes will be in attendance for you to bid on to get a date. The proceeds from the winning bid will go to the bachelor/bachelorette’s charity of choice.

Purchase your tickets for this fabulous event now before they go up at the door! Regular ticket pre-sale prices are $60. Pre-sale VIP ticket prices (which includes access to the VIP lounge with exclusive food & beverage service, special entertainment and more) are $100. VIP table ticket prices (which includes early seating and a special swag bag) are $1000. You can buy tickets HERE.

More information can be found HERE.

RSVP on Facebook HERE.

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Be Brave and Fight Like a Girl

1013290_550821434953532_1953503199_nHow would you like to party with some of the bravest women you’ll ever meet?

On Thursday, October 3, 2013, Fabulous Working Ladies will be hosting the fourth annual Be Brave and Fight Like a Girl Party at the Shoal Crossing Event Center. The event will feature live music, food, a cash bar, auctions and guest speakers who have defeated cancer as Austinites come together to stand up against breast cancer.

This fundraiser will benefit and provide Austin area women facing breast cancer with patented, specialized post-operative recovery healincomfort shirts. Healincomfort shirts are soft shirts with internal pockets to hold surgical drains for women to heal in comfort and dignity after going through mastectomies. They were created by Cherie Mathews after going through breast cancer herself.

For tickets to Be Brave and Fight Like a Girl, click HERE.

For more information about the Be Brave and Fight Like a Girl event, click HERE.





Save the date for Petcasso

Save the date for Petcasso 2013 – a festive evening of unleashed animal artistry benefiting the programs and services of Animal Trustees of Austin. Petcasso 2013 will be Co-Chaired by Carol Smith and Courtney Clark. Petcasso 2013 will be held on Sunday, April 14, 2013, 6PM at the AT&T Education and Conference Center. The event will include a lavish buffet dinner, a silent and a live auction featuring paintings created by animal artists and their owners.

Petcasso 2013 will be Animal Trustees’ seventh annual animal art event raising critical funding for our programs. Animal Trustees of Austin operates two veterinary clinics which provide quality and affordable health care for Austin’s neediest animals, and free care for animals of the homeless. We hope you’ll join us on April 14th and make Petcasso 2013 a huge success! Call (512) 298-3129 for sponsor information or download Sponsor Information and complete Sponsorship Form HERE


Saltillo Holiday Happy Hour at Solid Gold 12/13/12

Join us at Solid Gold for a Trunk Show for Head Regal. Nibbles provided by East Side Kings, Drinks provided by Fireball Whiskey, Treats provided by La Vida Dulce and more! More details and RSVP


Cedar Springs Austin presents the Art of Giving Back benefiting PCC

Benefiting People’s Community Clinic. More photos HERE


Social Events in November

Just a few events you don’t want to miss. Nov 10th: ZINK Grand Opening, Nov 15th: RITUAL Salon Grand Opening and Nov 28th: Cedar Springs Austin presents The Art of Giving Back benefiting People’s Community Clinic. RSVP.


Mix n’ Mingle with Doctors for the Cure®


ART + DESIGN benefiting Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation


ALM preview benefiting Adalia Rose

Austinites really know how to throw a party for a great cause! Austin lifestyle magazine’s May/ June preview party benefiting Adalia Rose. Sponsored by Deep Eddy Vodka, Never Hung Over & Massage Harmony @ Star Bar.
photography: peter tung | view more images




Fundraiser at Villa Antonia to Highlight Important Water Issues | June 28, 5:30


Villa Antonia, the most beautiful setting on the North Shore, will be the backdrop for an important Central Texas Water Coalition (CTWC) fundraiser June 28, 5:30-9:00pm.  The evening will feature live music by Lohman’s Crossing Band, hor d’oeuvres by Sterling Affairs and silent and live auction items. Reservations and full event details can be found on Villa Antonia is located at 19039 Adrian Way in Jonestown, Texas. RSVP, 512-426-0819 or email



The White Party benefiting LifeWorks

View more images by Bill Austin Photography online… 


Nside magazine’s Vodka Mixer benefiting Transplants for Children

Nside Magazine’s VODKA mixer to celebrate the next issue honoring Brad, Chad and Wes Womack + Jason Carrier of Carmack Concepts!

Event Sponsors: Tabbed Out, Russian Standard Vodka, The Cupcake Bar, Molotov & Daniel Park Music

Photos: De Ann Hoeft Photography