Archive for ‘Community Projects’

What to do in Baton Rouge: Food Truck Wround-Up

We all know that Austin has a food truck craze, but did you know that Baton Rouge has its fair share of food trucks as well? There are many to choose from with lots of different types of food- and, honestly, some of the best food I’ve ever had. They serve anything from gourmet hotdogs [...]

Benefit for Ruby Jane

Check out this show tonight to hear some amazing music and help out a fellow Austinite. Antone’s hosts a Benefit for Ruby Jane, featuring Ray Benson, Bob Schneider, Dale Watson, Cowboy and Indian, and more! In December, Ruby Jane and her mom JoBelle Smith were carjacked in Houston, TX after a show. A man with [...]

Win a $50 Gift Card to Storyville!

Do you want a shot at winning a $50 gift card to Storyville, a dinner for 4 at Homeslice or Guero’s, or a pair of Allen’s boots?! We are selling raffle tickets to win these prizes and many more for only $2 each or two free raffle tickets with the donation of a new toy [...]

Hippie Hollow – Clothing Optional

*NEW* T-Shirt Design hits SoCo!! Celebrate Austin’s unique “Hippie” heritage with this Storyville Original design!  Only $22!

Fall Gardening

Did you know today is supposed to be the best day to get outside and plant your cool weather garden? According to the Farmer’s Almanac Gardening Calendar and many Gardening by the Moon websites, the New Moon tonight marks the perfect time to plant root crops, grains, hay and other fodder crops. It’s also a [...]

“Dr. Strangelove” Drive-In Movie

UPDATE (7/15 2:20 p.m.) – The Drive-In Movie tonight has been postponed until next weekend because of the rain. Update your calendars! ************************* A woman who works for the New Orleans Film Society just came in to buy a Schwegmann’s t-shirt for Friday’s drive-in movie, Dr Strangelove or: How I Learned to Quit Worrying and [...]

Flea Lot at T-Lot tonight from 5pm to 10pm in the Marigny

Flea Lot at T-Lot is back!  I’m talking about the flea market my studio space hosts every second Sunday of the month to raise money for a large art show in November and events leading up to the show. This time it is at night 5pm to 10pm and we have more vendors than ever, [...]

La Petite Zelda goes to Paris

Here at Storyville we know Gail Chovan as the owner and designer for Blackmail, a one of a kind clothing boutique on South Congress.  She is also a writer and mother of two six year old twins.  When her daughter, Zelda, was born completely blind Gail declared “she will be the coolest blind kid ever!” [...]

Story of an Artist (Click on the pictures!)

“Who is that frog, and what is its significance to Austin?” A question I find myself answering at least several times a day at Storyville Austin. I try my best to answer this question as concisely as I can in less than 100 words, as not to bore the inquisitive tourist, or waste too much [...]

Flea lot at t-lot, 12pm to 4pm, 1940 St Claude, this Sunday!

So t-lot is the studio space of a group of 5 young artists(including myself). We had a really successful art event last fall, Catapult. It was the opening party for Bywater Open Studios. We are trying to raise money for another big art event at the lot. So we are having a flea market! The empanda [...]