About A.J. Whitaker

A.J. Whitaker is from San Antonio who decided to make it big in Austin. Every day she curses the traffic and all the other people who had the same idea to move. When she is not passing judgment on businesses she is submitting fiction to literary journals. Follow her success and lack of it, on her personal blog www.smashlin.com.

Pinballz Arcade has Mass Appeal

Those of you with children, how can you stand to be at Chuck E. Cheese? To be surrounded by the stench of sweaty children feet in the tubes of doom as you try to wrestle them out in order to shove cardboard pizza down their throats, the terrifying animatronic animals hypnotizing your child into begging […]

Not just a hairstyle, Mohawk’s is Statement Venue for Austin.

Mohawk is one of the best venues in town. In turn Cheer up Charlies has to compensate and compete as they are nestled at the bottom of the cliff face that makes Mohawk aesthetically appealing. As their name implies, their shows tend to run to the more alternative side of rock and music. All your […]

By |April 23rd, 2015|Categories: Evening Fun, Fun Times|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Plush: A DJ’s Bar with a Dive Vibe

Plush is a DJs bar; a grittier version of Cheers. Like the misunderstood pit-bull, the strong show of strength can be intimidating but Plush will only attack if provoked. Show respect to the bartenders and the patrons and you will find Plush to be a loyal guard dog. It is one of the friendlier bars […]

Longbranch Inn

6th St has a lot to offer, but the weekend mixed crowd of tourists, bros, packs of single ladies, and underage drinkers looking to slip by with their fake IDs can be daunting. For those who like the feeling of a local bar, more chill and welcoming to conversations that do not require shouting over […]

By |April 12th, 2015|Categories: Evening Fun|Tags: , , , |0 Comments