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Best Pumpkin Patches Around Austin

It's not officially fall until you visit a pumpkin patch! There are so many beautiful pumpkin patches to check out this season around Austin. Here are the top farms you have to check out this month!  

1. Barton Hills Farm  

The annual Fall Festival & Pumpkin Patch at Barton Hills Farm in Bastrop will be open on Saturdays & Sundays between September 25 –  November 7 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. There is a beautiful 3.5-acre corn maze to explore! Barton Hills Farm also has games, live music, farm animals, concessions, a beer garden, and of course, lots of pumpkins! 

2. Elgin Christmas Tree Farm 

The Elgin Christmas Tree farm will be open every day from October 2 – 31 for Fall Festivities....

ACL 2021 Starts This Weekend!

It has been nearly two years since Zilker Park last hosted the Austin City Limits Music Festival! Music fans from all over the country are excited to be in person again! Every year the festival brings out around 75,000 people to Austin's city center park, Zilker. Part of the music lineup includes George Strait, Billie Eilish, Miley Cyrus, Duran Duran, and more! The festival also offers incredible food trucks, drinks, and lots of fun activities to enjoy in between the music entertainment. ACL truly captures the spirit of Austin! Everyone was so eager to buy tickets this year that they actually sold out within minutes when they came out. This week ACL has added extra 1-day and 3-day passes! This year's Austin City Limits Music Festival will be as unforgettable as always! 


ABoR August 2021 Statistics

The August 2021 ABoR Stats are out! The median sales price was $470,000 last month. Closed sales are down 4% compared to last August. More homes are also being listed across the MSA, as new listings increased 14% to 4,409 listings in August. Active listings dropped 19% to 3,380 listings. Homes spent an average of 14 days on the market, which is down compared to August 2020 indicating that as new homes are listed, they are quickly going under contract. 

According to Mark Sprague, economist, and the state director of information capital for Independence Title, Austin’s market is exactly where it should be based on demand.

“There have been reports of Austin’s housing market being overvalued, but from an economist’s perspective,...

Concacaf FIFA World Cup Qualifyer: USMNT vs. Jamaica

Q2 Stadium in Austin is hosting the Concacaf FIFA U.S. Men’s National Team’s World Cup Qualifying match on Thursday, October 7, 2021, against Jamaica. This event will be the first time the U.S. Men’s National Team plays a World Qualifier in the state of Texas!  The historic match will be the USMNT’s fourth match of the re-formatted final round of the CONCACAF qualification cycle featuring eight (8) national teams in the final round that each play 14 matches – seven (7) at home, seven (7) away. The top three (3) finishers in the “Octagonal” will automatically qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, and the fourth-place finisher will be entered into an inter-region playoff. You do not want to miss this event! 


Movie Night at Stone House Vineyard!

Stone House Vineyard is excited to host an outdoor screening of the food-loving film, The Hundred- Foot Journey! It’s about a young, self-taught Indian chef opening a restaurant in a small village in the South of France. Each ticket includes admission to the movie, a glass of wine, and popcorn. The event is on Saturday, September 26th at 7:30pm. If you have not visited Stone House yet, this is a perfect opportunity! Be sure to buy your tickets before they run out!

Learn more about Stone House and their upcoming events here. 


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