4th of July

Fourth of July Parade Keeps Going Strong

Photo by David Alvarez

Cherrywood’s annual Fourth of July parade will take place again this year, marking the first year since 1996 that retiring founders Jeanne Arbuckle and Ray Jordan haven’t been involved.

The tradition continues, with the baton passing to…

Imagine Cherrywood Conversation Envisions a Cohesive, Collaborative Neighborhood

Written by Eric Vogt

On April 1, about 20 neighbors gathered at Cherrywood Coffeehouse for Imagine Cherrywood, a conversation about what residents love about Cherrywood and how the neighborhood might accomplish some dreams about Cherrywood’s future. Jennifer Potter-Miller, Communications Chair…

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Goats: Cherrywood’s 18th Annual Fourth of July Parade

Written by Steve Wilson

Photo by Steve Wilson

Sorry, Senator Kirk Watson, but the goats have my vote. A pair of bovine beauties decked out in the colors of Old Glory upstaged the appearance of our representative at this year’s 18th…

The Architects of the French Place 4th of July Parade

Written by Katie Halloran

If you merge onto a highway and come upon an otherwise nondescript truck or car with a large American flag sticker on its rear windshield, what do you think of the occupants? You can’t see them, their…

Haymaker’s July 4th Pickled-Egg Eating Contest Benefits East Austin Children’s Artist Program

Written by Carmen Maverick

Photo by Jennifer M. Ramos.

Local neighborhood comfort food and drink haven Haymaker is signing up participants for a pickled-egg eating contest to benefit the East Austin-based Little Artist BIG ARTIST program.

100+ Neighbors Participate in 4th of July Parade

Written by Ray Jordan

This was the 18th French Place 4th of July Parade. This year’s Parade had one of the highest turnouts in its history. There were well over 100 attendees, marchers and cheering neighbors in their front yards.…

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