By

Debbie Russell

12
Sep

Fine Art for the People!

If you’ve seen his work – and if you’ve driven east Austin, you have – you’d think Chris Rogers was a lifelong Austinite; but amazingly, he’s only been with us six years. Many of his local murals have captured the essence of east Austin life and history, one of which...
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5
Aug

Bye Bye Barbara!

“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” – A.A. Milne The Pecan Street Association is sad to lose a most valued contractor, our bookkeeper, Barbara Weems. She’s been with us for many years, but is finishing her CPA degree and moving on to bigger...
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3
May

La Fiesta de Pecan Street — ¡Gratis!

EXTENDED METRO RAIL HOURS for Cinco de Mayo & the FESTIVAL!  Here’s the Saturday schedule. Cinco de Mayo and Pecan Street Festival…a match made in heritage heaven. We have the biggest party in town Saturday with mucho bands, tasty beverages and bueno eats! Music on Saturday includes lots of Latino sounds, many on our main/Neches...
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27
Apr

The Power of Muzacz!

The Pecan Street Association is proud to present our 2018 Spring Pecan Street Festival featured artist/muralist/author/teacher:  J Muzacz, and his original artwork for this festival’s t-shirts and posters – seen above. The Featured Artist booth is adjacent to the Pecan Street Association Booth at Sixth St. and Trinity…where you can...
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19
Sep

Eddie Wilson & Jesse Sublett Meet-n-Greet on Saturday!

Currently heralded as one of the best books on the Austin 70’s music scene, Armadillo World Headquarters will be for sale at the Pecan Street Association booth (“MERCH” booth, Sixth St. & Trinity) during the festival. As an extra-EXTRA-special treat, authors Eddie Wilson & Jesse Sublett will be at the booth on...
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13
Sep

Advancing Art & Culture for Over a Century!

“Women in the Tejano community have always kept cultural traditions alive.” – Teresa Palomo Acosta and Ruthe Winegarten, Las Tejanas: 300 Years of History For a combined 106 years of hard work in downtown Austin; investment, sacrifice, curation, community-building, activism and not to mention 10s of 1000s of skillets of migas,...
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11
Sep

37th Annual Fall Festival Featured Artist: Niz

We are proud to present our poster and t-shirts design for this fall; which will be available at the Pecan Street Association booth at 6th St. and Trinity during the festival. It is designed by our featured artist, Eleanor Herasimchuk (known as “Niz“). An Austinite, originally from Lima, Peru, and with Ukrainian roots, she typically works...
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15
Jul

Austin Party Ride Says Get Thee to the PSF!

It is difficult to find anyone these days that hasn’t heard of the music scene, breweries, or even BBQ in Austin. Is that all that the capital of Texas has to offer though?  AustinPartyRide.com and MyEpicAdventures.com have compiled a massive infographic detailing the best of the best in Austin and...
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