• Vince Young Steakhouse
    Austin,  Texas

    Venue Spotlight: Vince Young Steakhouse

    This locally owned and operated steakhouse is a great place to ‘meat.’ The Vince Young Steakhouse, nestled in the heart of downtown Austin, not only offers USDA prime steaks, seafood and house-made desserts, but also boasts unique spaces for group events. The restaurant is housed in a 100-year-old former produce warehouse, which later served as the home featured in the MTV’s The Real World: Austin. The restaurant was opened in 2010 by husband-and-wife partners Phillip and Laura Brown with their close friend—and namesake of the steakhouse—Vince Young. Guests of the steakhouse are greeted by Penny Longhorn II, a life-size sculpture of a Texas longhorn covered in 2,284 uncirculated U.S. pennies.…

  • Harvey Penick Academy
    Austin,  Texas

    Great for Golf Outings, The Harvey Penick Academy Celebrates 25th Anniversary

    The Harvey Penick Academy at the Wolfdancer Golf Club is celebrating 25 years in business this year. Wolfdancer Golf Club is nestled among 400 acres of scenic Texas wilderness at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa. To celebrate the event, the Harvey Penick Academy will donate 10 percent of all class proceeds to the Austin chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. The foundation is an international leader in funding Type I diabetes research. The academy was founded in 1993 to provide golf instruction rooted in the values and methodology of Harvey Penick, a respected golf professional and coach for the University of Texas golf team and Hall of Fame…

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    Austin,  Texas

    Team-Building Activity: Twisted Texas Tours

    Meeting and event planners looking for ways to explore Texas’ Capital City and do some team-building need look no further than Twisted Texas Tours. The company offers entertaining yet educational ways to discover Austin’s weird, wacky and wild sides with two signature tours: the Brunch Bus Tour and the Live Music & Brewery Tour. Both tours offer one-of-a-kind Austin experiences infused with comedy, unusual histories, live music and, of course, the option to bring your own adult beverages. Twisted Texas’ Live Music and Brewery Tour is a party on wheels that combines two of Austin’s most popular things—music and beer. The two-and-a-half-hour tour treats guests to stops at two local breweries…