Austin Entertains Will Support FIT-Food In Tummies Program

Proceeds from Austin Entertains will benefit the programs supported by The Junior League of Austin. This year, Austin Entertains is highlighting the work of  FIT – Food In Tummies (FIT) in a special way, giving guests a first-hand experience with our mission by bringing the FIT Pantry to Fair Market for the Austin Entertains event…

Austin Entertains Announces Lineup of Chefs and Bartenders

The Junior League of Austin is excited to announce more details for the third annual Austin Entertains sponsored by the Nyle Maxwell Family of Dealerships on February 28, 2019. Chef, Callie Speer, from Holy Roller will be back again this year. Click here to see the line-up of chefs and bartenders that will be joining…

A Sneak Peek at Austin Entertains Talent

The Junior League of Austin is excited to announce more details for the third annual Austin Entertains on February 28, 2019. Many talented chefs will be returning including Callie Speer (Holy Roller), Amanda Turner (Juniper), Bonnie Wright (Olamaie), Hannah Yerby (Guild), Trish Eichelberger and Alex Sanguinetti (Alamo Drafthouse), Cheyne Maclaskey (Dimebox Ballroom), Mary Catherine Curren…

FIT Fun Fest Rescheduled

FIT Fun Fest Saturday, April 28 Veterans Memorial Stadium- Del Valle HS 9:00-11:00 a.m. The FIT- Food In Tummies Committee is hosting FIT Fun Fest in conjunction with Del Valle ISD, where students have an opportunity to participate in a Fun Run capping off a year of healthy eating and fitness. Students and their families…

Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

A big thanks to all of our members that have donated to our JLA hurricane relief efforts! As anticipated, the needs are ongoing and we continue to collect items for affected areas. Please see the updated list of donations needed below.   Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts Items may be dropped off at JLA Headquarters, or…

Inclement Weather Update

The Junior League of Austin is closely monitoring Hurricane Harvey and the weather along the coast and in central Texas. Should the need arise we will respond quickly to offer our assistance. JLA follows AISD’s lead in terms of closures and event cancellations – more updates will come as needed. We encourage everyone to stay…

Austin Kid’s Directory and FIT- Food In Tummies: Skating for a Cause!

  The Junior League of Austin was excited to partner with Austin Kid’s Directory for their 20 th Anniversary Party held at the Playland Skate Center on Sunday, July 23. In addition to JLA members, their families, and friends, the Austin community was invited to have a fun time skating, playing games, enjoying face painting,…

DJ Mel at Austin Entertains

Big news!  Austin Entertains will feature DJ Mel, one of Texas’ most well-rounded and high profiled DJs. DJ Mel is based in Austin, and has performed at Lollapalooza, Austin City Limits Music Festival, 2015-2016 NFL Draft, the 57th Presidential Inauguration for Barack Obama, the 2016 X-Games, and the 2011 Tour de France. He is the…