Hey Austin! What are you doing this weekend?
Caritas of Austin’s 50th Anniversary Celebration will be Thursday, January 30th at 6pm at Hotel Ella (1900 Rio Grande St, Austin, TX). Join Caritas of Austin as they celebrate 50 years of service to the local community at the newly renovated and gorgeous Hotel Ella with drinks and hors d'oeuvres and entertainment by Shinyribs. For more information click here.
The Seventh Annual Austin Modern Home Tour will be Saturday, February 1st at 11am. Explore dream worthy homes and meet the lead architects, builders and designers on the Seventh Annual Austin Modern Home Tour. Attendees can see firsthand how Austin architects break down the boundaries of traditional home design by no longer defining spaces in terms of walls, doors and hallways. This year’s selection of homes combine aesthetically intriguing architecture with the latest technology in residential sustainability. The homes have been curated by Ingrid Spencer, former managing editor and current contributing editor for Architectural Record magazine in New York City. To purchase your tickets click here. For more information click here.
Carnaval Brasileiro 2014 will be at the Parmer Events Center Saturday, February 1 at 8pm! One of Austin’s longest-running and most spectacular annual traditions is gearing up for its 37th year. Carnaval, lauded as the largest indoor Brazilian Mardi Gras celebration anywhere on the globe. An epic evening with the infectiously danceable pulse of samba drums, an endless parade of exotic costumes, and the uninhibited euphoria of over 6,000 attendees have established this Brazilian style festival as one of the most anticipated fêtes on area calendars. For more information click here.
Don't forget SUPER BOWL SUNDAY! Find your local sports bar or couch and get ready to watch the rookie and the veteran quarterbacks duke it out on the field when the Denver Broncos play the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, February 2 at 7:30pm!