F1 Austin facility adds race to its event roster


Officials behind the Circuit of the Americas facility have announced a new race to its event lineup.

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ALMS’ presenting sponsor, Tequila Patrón, is a product of Patrón Spirits, which was founded by Austin-based entrepreneur and COTA investor John Paul DeJoria.

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The series features a unique, multi-class auto racing format that brings together five diverse and technically driven categories of international racecars in battles of endurance at speeds topping 180 mph.

“The addition of Circuit of The Americas Circuit of The AmericasLatest from The Business JournalsF1 Austin race recruiting volunteersF1 Austin mass gathering permit approvedF1 Austin host committee list growsFollow this company to our schedule will be very well received by our fans and stakeholders alike. We know we have a lot of ALMS fans in Texas, and for our teams, manufacturers and sponsors, Austin and the surrounding region represent an important new business market,” said ALMS President and CEO Scott Atherton.



















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June 1-30
TRIBEZA wants to see what Austin means to you! This month, pin pictures on Pinterest that reflect your personal Austin lifestyle and experiences. Title your board “TRIBEZA My Austin” and be entered to win prizes from the Four Seasons Austin, Gusto Kitchen & Wine Bar, J. Black’s Feel Good Kitchen & Lounge and a chance to be featured on the TRIBEZA blog. Three winners will be chosen by Kendra Scott, By George and the Four Seasons Austin. Let the pinning begin!












Camp       Gorgeous                             






Neiman Marcus
3400 Palm Way
Through June 10
It’s the perfect time to stock up on all your summer cosmetics essentials, from sunscreen to self-tanner, waterproof mascara to tinted moisturizer at Camp Gorgeous! You’ll receive a great, beach-worthy NM Exclusive tote and beauty samples with your cosmetics or fragrance purchase of $85 or more.












Ellen Heck






Wally Workman Gallery
1202 W. 6th St.
Through June 30
The young and talented Ellen Heck has made her way back to Austin for the exhibition of her collection, Variations, which captures the feelings of both individuality and multiplicity. Each piece in her collection reflects her passion and skill for printmaking. This is an artist and a collection worth seeing!












Criterion Presents:
The Gold Rush






Violet Crown Cinema
434 W. 2nd St.
Tuesday, June 5, 7pm
Charlie Chaplin’s first feature-length comedy tells a story of a prospector’s search for fortune in the Klondike and his discovery of romance along the way. This special edition is a new restoration of the original silent 1925 film. Click here to get tickets.












KGSR’s Blues on the Green






Zilker Park
2100 Barton Springs Rd.
Wednesday, June 6, 7:30-9pm
Groove to the best of the blues at KGSR’s 22nd season of Blues on the Green. Enjoy the laid-back style of Austin while listening to some of the best blues the city has to offer. The event is free, so bring your lawn chair and get ready for some great music on your Wednesday evening.















Sisters of the Black Moon Trunk Show




Feathers Boutique
1700 B S. Congress Ave.
Thursday, June 7, 6-9pm

Stop by Feathers Boutique, one of Austin’s favorite vintage shops, to see the lovely collection of Sisters of the Black Moon. They will have all of their web items, in addition to a rack of premium all black vintage. It’s time for great shopping, great friends and great cocktails!











Ekatva: Oneness Tour






The Long Center
701 West Riverside Dr.
Sunday, June 10, 2-4pm
EKATVA (the Sanskrit word for oneness or unity) is a journey of sixteen children from the slums of India who are inspirations for the one billion human beings around the globe struggling with lack of resources. The dance drama will teach Gandhi’s ideals of strength, peace and of course, oneness. The show is free, but donations are appreciated. Click here for reservations.












Hill Country Galleria Wine Walk






Hill Country Galleria
12700 Hill Country Blvd.
Thursday, June 14, 5-9pm
Join us for the Hill Country Galleria’s Wine Walk, a unique wine and social gathering experience. Get to know the eclectic mix of businesses in the Galleria while discovering great wines from all over the world. Start at Twin Liquors to pick up a map to guide you on the Wine Walk. Keep your map with you as your ticket for each wine walk stop. Hill Country Galleria Shopping Bags filled with exclusive offers will also be available to Wine Walk participants. This event is open to everyone, so bring your friends, family, groups or date for a fun way to spend a Thursday evening.












Maudie’s Moonlight Margarita Run & Gala






American Legion Hall (Gala) & Town Lake Trail
2201 Veterans Dr.
Thursday, June 14, 8pm.
Join the 8th Annual Maudie’s Tex-Mex Moonlight Margarita Run & Gala for a night of savory margaritas and a race along Town Lake Trail. Want to register in person? Join them on Monday, June 11 from 5-8pm at the Maudies on Lake Austin Blvd. for a Registration Happy hour! There will be drink specials and incentives for signing up for a Trail Foundation membership! See you there!












Idina Menzel in Concert




The Long Center
701 West Riverside Dr.
Thursday, June 14, 8pm

Tony Award-winning actress, singer and songwriter Idina Menzel, star of Wicked on Broadway and the onstage production of Rent, will be performing her new live show. With a voice full of power and emotion, Menzel is sure to deliver an unforgettable performance. Click here for tickets.



























































From the TRIBEZA Blogs





The Austinista




Monday Survival Guide: Misha Blaise Design
For Misha Blaise, art is about bringing life to the spaces in which we live. With her vibrant hues and detailed shapes, Blaise’s work bursts with personality and excitement, which she describes as “the love child of a neatly embroidered apron and a paint ball gun.”

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Food for Thought




Dock & Roll
Dock & Roll is giving the classic 50s diner experience a modern makeover: located in a 1957 Flying Cloud Airstream on South First, this unique eatery serves up an array of sandwich rolls for the perfect summer indulgence.

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The Extra Mile

With the rising heat, new fitness merchandise rolling out everywhere you look and the outdoors beckoning our presence, only one thing can be upon us: 5K season. Austinites are starting to get that all-too-familiar skip in their step as they prepare for the long runs and great trail scenery our city has to offer. Itching to put on those running shoes? We have a few 5K races that are right around the corner.

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About melissagriggswebb

My professional career has always had a focus on sales and marketing including a diverse mix of technology and media sales as well as fund raising and event planning experience. My passion for residential real estate and design led me back to Texas almost a decade ago at which time I acquired my real estate license. I escalated my real estate career when I partnered in a business with my husband, Robert, in which we renovate homes in the Central Austin area. We have a daughter who is the joy of our lives and keeps us on the go and on our toes! Besides my family, my interests include art, design, jogging and music. I am a member of the Austin Board of REALTORS®, the Texas Association of REALTORS®, the National Association of REALTORS® and Member of Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate. My enthusiasm for the highly desired Austin lifestyle, in addition to my extensive knowledge, resourcefulness and professionalism, make me the one to call for properties in Austin.
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