Arianna Auber

Beer, wine & spirits reporter

Arianna Auber writes in-depth news about beer, cocktails and spirits for Liquid Austin and keeps readers in the know about fun local events with the Planner. She lives in South Austin with her fiancé, two dogs and lots of craft beer.

Latest from Arianna Auber

The holiday season officially kicks off with “Rudolph” and more events
 1. “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical” 4 p.m. Nov. 24, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Nov. 25. $29-$59. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive. 512-474-5664, thelongcenter.org. The television special we all grew up with is coming to life on stage to kick off the holiday season. Come see all of your favorite characters from the...

Posted: 16 hours ago

1. “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical” 4 p.m. Nov. 24, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Nov. 25. $29-$59. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive. 512-474-5664, thelongcenter.org. The television special we all grew up with is coming to life on stage to kick off the holiday season. Come see all of your favorite characters from the...
These are the holiday-related theater and music shows to see in Austin
 The enchanted time between Thanksgiving and Christmas is a little longer than usual this year, and that means we are guaranteed our fill of holiday traditions like the classic “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” TV special and renditions of Handel’s “Messiah.” Both of these Christmastime necessities &mdash...

Posted: a day ago

The enchanted time between Thanksgiving and Christmas is a little longer than usual this year, and that means we are guaranteed our fill of holiday traditions like the classic “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” TV special and renditions of Handel’s “Messiah.” Both of these Christmastime necessities &mdash...
Christmas-themed pop-up bar Miracle to keep Austin jolly
 Whether we’ve been naughty or nice this year, there’s one thing we’re all getting for Christmas in Austin: a seasonally festive pop-up bar called Miracle that will spread holiday merriment Nov. 24 through Dec. 31. Miracle, which launched three years ago as a pop-up bar in New York City called Miracle on 9th Street, is appearing...

Posted: 2 days ago

Whether we’ve been naughty or nice this year, there’s one thing we’re all getting for Christmas in Austin: a seasonally festive pop-up bar called Miracle that will spread holiday merriment Nov. 24 through Dec. 31. Miracle, which launched three years ago as a pop-up bar in New York City called Miracle on 9th Street, is appearing...
Highlights of Thanksgiving week include Turkey Trot, Mac & Cheese Fest
 1. ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot 9:30 a.m. Nov. 23. $10-$35. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive. thundercloud.com/turkey-trot/event-info. In Austin, it’s a Thanksgiving tradition: either walking or running for a good cause the morning before we all eat a whole lot of turkey. The Turkey Trot features a 5-mile run that you can participate...

Posted: 4 days ago

1. ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot 9:30 a.m. Nov. 23. $10-$35. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive. thundercloud.com/turkey-trot/event-info. In Austin, it’s a Thanksgiving tradition: either walking or running for a good cause the morning before we all eat a whole lot of turkey. The Turkey Trot features a 5-mile run that you can participate...
Best-sellers, 11/19/17
 LOS ANGELES TIMES BEST-SELLERS FICTION 1. “Manhattan Beach,” Jennifer Egan 2. “Uncommon Type,” Tom Hanks 3. “The Rooster Bar,” John Grisham 4. “Turtles All the Way Down,” John Green 5. “Origin,” Dan Brown 6. “A Gentleman in Moscow,” Amor Towles 7. “Little Fires...

Posted: 4 days ago

LOS ANGELES TIMES BEST-SELLERS FICTION 1. “Manhattan Beach,” Jennifer Egan 2. “Uncommon Type,” Tom Hanks 3. “The Rooster Bar,” John Grisham 4. “Turtles All the Way Down,” John Green 5. “Origin,” Dan Brown 6. “A Gentleman in Moscow,” Amor Towles 7. “Little Fires...
There’s a new whiskey tasting room opening in the Texas Hill Country
 Fitzhugh Road has become the boozy home of Jester King Brewery, Argus Cidery, Last Stand Brewing, Revolution Spirits and Treaty Oak Brewing & Distilling. Now, a new tasting room is joining them, and it’ll be serving up the popular Austin brand of Nine Banded Whiskey. The locally blended and bottled whiskey has been on the...

Posted: 5 days ago

Fitzhugh Road has become the boozy home of Jester King Brewery, Argus Cidery, Last Stand Brewing, Revolution Spirits and Treaty Oak Brewing & Distilling. Now, a new tasting room is joining them, and it’ll be serving up the popular Austin brand of Nine Banded Whiskey. The locally blended and bottled whiskey has been on the...
New York Times writers to dive into politics at Saturday night talk
 Lectures Maureen Dowd and Carl Hulse at the Long Center. Two New York Times journalists will will offer insight into the state of American politics, including an insider take on current Washington, D.C., power brokers: the politicians, advisers, lobbyists and other people who populate the news and keep our country running. Dowd, a Pulitizer...

Posted: 5 days ago

Lectures Maureen Dowd and Carl Hulse at the Long Center. Two New York Times journalists will will offer insight into the state of American politics, including an insider take on current Washington, D.C., power brokers: the politicians, advisers, lobbyists and other people who populate the news and keep our country running. Dowd, a Pulitizer...
Get funky with George Clinton band and other Saturday events
 Music Empire 4th anniversary with George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic. What’s funkier than George Clinton landing his legendary mothership in the heart of Austin’s Red River music district? The world’s greatest intergalactic funkateer arriving with an entourage that includes new school electro-funk kingpin Dam Funk and...

Posted: 5 days ago

Music Empire 4th anniversary with George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic. What’s funkier than George Clinton landing his legendary mothership in the heart of Austin’s Red River music district? The world’s greatest intergalactic funkateer arriving with an entourage that includes new school electro-funk kingpin Dam Funk and...
'Titanic' re-release sails to the big screen for film's 20th anniversary
 Near, far, wherever you are in the U.S., you can watch the tearjerker “Titanic” on the big screen again or for the very first time. >> Read more trending news  In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the movie starring Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio and a floating piece of door that we still maintain ...

Posted: 6 days ago

Near, far, wherever you are in the U.S., you can watch the tearjerker “Titanic” on the big screen again or for the very first time. >> Read more trending news  In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the movie starring Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio and a floating piece of door that we still maintain ...
‘Titanic’ sails back to the big screen to celebrate 20 years of the movie
 Near, far, wherever you are in the U.S., you can watch the tearjerker “Titanic” on the big screen again or for the very first time. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the movie starring Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio and a floating piece of door that we still maintain really could have saved DiCaprio’s character...

Posted: 7 days ago

Near, far, wherever you are in the U.S., you can watch the tearjerker “Titanic” on the big screen again or for the very first time. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the movie starring Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio and a floating piece of door that we still maintain really could have saved DiCaprio’s character...
The weekend before Thanksgiving, give back at Chuy’s parade and more
 1. Chuy’s Children Giving to Children Parade 11 a.m. Nov. 18. Texas State Capitol, 11th Street and Congress Avenue. Free. chuysparade.com. The annual parade down Congress Avenue doubles as a toy drive for the Austin Police Department’s Operation Blue Santa program. Bring new, unwrapped toys to donate at a designated time during...

Posted: 7 days ago

1. Chuy’s Children Giving to Children Parade 11 a.m. Nov. 18. Texas State Capitol, 11th Street and Congress Avenue. Free. chuysparade.com. The annual parade down Congress Avenue doubles as a toy drive for the Austin Police Department’s Operation Blue Santa program. Bring new, unwrapped toys to donate at a designated time during...