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2018 Thanksgiving Décor Trends to be Thankful For

Last week, we helped you plan for the best Thanksgiving dinner in Dripping Springs. Now that we have the food covered, it’s time to think about your Turkey Day decorations. Here are some of the top Thanksgiving décor trends to incorporate into your Caliterra home this year, and the best part is that [...]

Dripping Springs Farmers Market Named Best in Texas

This should come as no surprise to those of you who have gone to the Dripping Springs Farmers Market, but it was recently dubbed the best in Texas. That’s right! Not just the best local farmers market, but the best in TEXAS! Here’s some more info on this exceptional recognition for this delightful l [...]

Top 3 November Events Near Dripping Springs

There are a lot of things to be thankful for, and November is the time when we pause and reflect on all those things that make life so enjoyable. If you want to make life even more enjoyable this next month, you’ll want to check out these fun events near Dripping Springs! (Image via helpinghands-dri [...]

Best Halloween Events Around Dripping Springs

Are you ready for a scary good time this Halloween? You certainly will be with these fun Halloween events around Dripping Springs in Austin. It may be a little hard to celebrate on Halloween day since it’s on a Wednesday this year, but that shouldn’t stop you from enjoying the spook-tacular festivit [...]

Resort-Style Pool to Join Caliterra Amenities

Are you ready to dive into the newest of the Caliterra amenities? We’ve officially broken ground on the Overlook Pool. Okay, so it’s definitely too chilly to go swimming, but come next summer, the weather will be perfect! Here’s some more info on the latest addition to our Dripping Springs master-pl [...]

Things to Do at the Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival

There’s never a shortage of things to do in Dripping Springs, and that’s especially true in these fall months. The next event coming up is the Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival, which can rival even some of the biggest Austin music events! Here’s a quick glance at everything you’ll be able to do [...]

Top 3 Events in Dripping Springs this October

Can you believe it? Fall is already here, and with it comes some super fun events in Dripping Springs. Here’s our list of the top three October events happening near Caliterra. Oktoberfest MusikFest at Homespun Kitchen and Bar (Image via destinationdrippingsprings.com) When: Friday, October 12 – Sun [...]

Get Ready to Shoot for the Stars with Stargazing at Caliterra

Our master-planned community isn’t like most other communities, as Caliterra is considered part of a dark sky community. With Dripping Springs being a certified Dark Sky Community, stargazing at Caliterra is unlike anything you’ve seen. Come see Orion’s Belt and the Big Dipper like never before at o [...]

Top 4 Events Near Dripping Springs this September

As summer is coming to an end and we get ready for fall, there are plenty of fun events near Dripping Springs planned for September. Here are some of our top picks! (Image via texascraftbrewersfestival.org) Dripping with Taste Wine & Food Festival When: Saturday, September 8 Where: Dripping Spri [...]

Live the Caliterra Lifestyle in Dripping Springs

From the rolling banks of Onion Creek to the enchanting Hill Country views, our master-planned community in Dripping Springs welcomes residents to live the Caliterra Lifestyle by being at home with nature. Focusing less on where things are, but rather how you feel in your surroundings, our master-pl [...]

Top 4 Farmers Markets Near Dripping Springs

As a celebration of the summer harvest, this week marks the 19th annual National Farmers Market Week in the United States. One of the best ways to support local farmers is by visiting the exceptional farmers markets near Dripping Springs! Check out this list of our favorite farmers markets near Cali [...]

Top Events Near Dripping Springs this August

Are you looking for some fun things to do in Dripping Springs for this next month? If so, then you’ll want to check out these awesome August events near Dripping Springs. (Image via roadwayevents.com) Outdoor Movie Night – Back to the Future When: Thursday, August 16 Where: Dr. Pound Farmstead What [...]

Celebrate the Dog Days of Summer Near Dripping Springs with Your Pup

What would life be without our furry, four-legged companions that give unconditional love, tail wags and kisses? Life is certainly better with dogs, and to help you spend as much time with your pup as you can, here are some of the best dog-friendly places near Dripping Springs. Family Business Beer [...]

What to Do in the Dripping Springs Fair and Rodeo Near Caliterra

When it comes to fun things to do in Dripping Springs, there’s never a shortage of attractions and events near Caliterra! If you thought the Fourth of July celebration in Dripping Springs was something, just wait until the Dripping Springs Fair and Rodeo starts in 10 days. Saddle up and get ready fo [...]

The 2018 Best Swimming Holes Near Dripping Springs

Does this July Hill Country heat ever get you down? Don’t sweat, because we’ve got a list of the Hill Country’s best swimming holes near Dripping Springs! These spots are perfect when you really want to dive into nature and go swimming near Caliterra. Hamilton Pool Preserve (Image via parks.travisco [...]

Top 6 Events Near Dripping Springs this July

So, we all know there are tons of fun events near Dripping Springs for 4th of July, but what about the rest of the month? Here are a few great events that your family will have a blast at and won’t have to stray too far from Caliterra. (Image via drippingspringsfairandrodeo.com) 1st Thursday Trivia [...]

4 Ways to Stay Cool at Caliterra This Summer

School’s out, summer’s here and you may be trying figure out how to beat this dastardly Texas heat. With these fun summer activities, you’ll be able to stay cool at Caliterra all summer long! Thanks to the amenities at Caliterra, our master-planned community in Dripping Springs gives residents a mul [...]

The Best 4th of July Events Near Dripping Springs

Start getting excited because the red, white and blue flags are flying and the air is filled with the smell of fresh barbeque. Independence Day is right around the corner! If you’re like us and you’re looking forward to the many great activities, parades and mind-blowing firework displays, join us a [...]

Taco Tuesday Fix: Gringas Grub Shak

Who’s ready for another Taco Tuesday? For this one, we’re heading out of our lovely Hill Country city to devour some delicious tacos near Dripping Springs at Gringas Grub Shak in Wimberley! (Image via facebook.com) Voted 2018 Best Food Truck in Wimberley This year was the first the year that Wimberl [...]

New Businesses in Dripping Springs to Check Out

Our hill country city is booming and there are some great new businesses in Dripping Springs near Caliterra that we are so excited to have! If you’re looking for things to do in Dripping Springs this summer, check out these three new businesses: The League Kitchen & Tavern Opening up just last m [...]

6 Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day near Dripping Springs

Father's Day is right around the corner! Celebrate the dads that make the Caliterra community great with one (or several!) of the following ideas and local events around Dripping Springs. (Image from Spinditty) 1. Make a Dad-Craft (Image from Shanty 2 Chic.) Get crafty and make dad melt with this sw [...]

Dripping Springs Summer Activities

School is out and summer is finally here! Along with the top 5 events near dripping springs this June, here are a few summer activities near Caliterra to make your summer the best one yet! (Image via austinymca.org) YMCA Sports Camp Get your kids moving with the YMCA of Austin Sports Camp! This camp [...]

Top 5 Events Near Dripping Springs this June

This is it! Dripping Springs schools are almost out for the summer and it’s time to enjoy all of the great summer events near Dripping Springs for June. If you’re looking to spend some quality time with your family outside of our master-planned community, Caliterra has a few ideas for some great Jun [...]

5 Things to Do Over Memorial Day Weekend in Dripping Springs

Are you and your family getting ready for Memorial Day? Sometimes finding the perfect event to go to can be hard when there are so many events near Dripping Springs, and that’s why we’ve put together this quick list of our top things to do over Memorial Day weekend in Dripping Springs. Memorial Day [...]

Route and Schedule for the Caliterra Race to Brunch 5K and Festival

Of all the Dripping Springs events this month, we’re obviously the most excited for the Caliterra Race to Brunch 5K and Festival on Saturday, May 12! Over the past few weeks, we’ve talked all about this 5K near Austin and have covered everything from how you should train for the 5K, what you should [...]

Celebrate Mother’s Day in Dripping Springs

We’re less than two weeks away from mom’s special day! If you’re still looking for the perfect way to celebrate Mother’s Day in Dripping Springs this year, we’ve got a couple ideas you might like. Stay Active at Race to Brunch 5K and Festival Whether mom’s a runner or just a brunch-lover, the Calite [...]

See What’s Cooking at Caliterra’s Race to Brunch 5K and Festival

We’re just a couple weeks away from the Caliterra Race to Brunch 5K and Festival, and we can’t wait to see everyone there! Earlier, we talked about the beverages being provided by Twisted X Brewery, and while that handles the drink side of brunch, we’ve still got the food. Here’s the full scoop on t [...]

Top 4 Events Near Dripping Springs this May

Who’s ready to have loads of fun as we get closer and closer to another beautiful Texas summer? There are so many events near Dripping Springs this May that we just simply couldn’t talk about them all, so this is our quick list of the top 4 May events near Caliterra, our master-planned community. 1. [...]

Caliterra’s Guide to Dripping Springs Founders Day Festival

We absolutely love being a master-planned community in Dripping Springs because we love being a part of such a wonderful city and its events. Speaking of which, we have one of the biggest Dripping Springs events coming up this month – the Dripping Springs Founders Day Festival. Here are some of the [...]

3 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day near Dripping Springs

As the Gateway to the Texas Hill Country, Caliterra puts a huge emphasis on living with nature rather than destroying nature to live. With that being said, we just have a few more days until Earth Day! If you’re looking for things to do in Austin on April 22, here are a few ways you could celebrate [...]

Get Your Gear for the Caliterra Race to Brunch 5K

Is everyone getting ready for the Caliterra Race to Brunch 5K and Festival on May 12? These past couple of weeks, we’ve gone over tips to help you train as well as a little guide to what you should eat for this 5K near Austin. Since Caliterra in Dripping Springs is the Gateway to the Texas Hill Coun [...]

Explore the Family Business Beer Company Near Caliterra

One of our favorite things to do in Dripping Springs is to enjoy the local flavors, especially when it’s beer. We’ve been starstruck over the Jensen Ackles-owned Family Business Beer Company since before they opened, and now they’re pouring up their best local brews! (Image via facebook.com) Right b [...]

5 Things to Do at the Race to Brunch 5K and Festival

We’re all so excited to be hosting the Race to Brunch 5K and Festival at Caliterra in Dripping Springs, and like most Dripping Springs events, there will be a lot more to this family-friendly event than meets the eye. Aside from participating in the 5K on Saturday, May 12, here are 5 other fun thing [...]

Top 3 Events in Dripping Springs this April

Spring is in the air and April is almost here! Are you and your family trying to figure out the best things to do in Dripping Springs that’ll allow you to enjoy the beautiful springtime weather? Then you’ll absolutely love these 3 events in Dripping Springs this April! 1. First Thursday (Image via f [...]

3 Ways to Celebrate Easter in Dripping Springs

Easter falls on the first weekend of April this year, which happens to also be April Fool’s Day. When it comes to celebrating Easter in Dripping Springs, you have quite a few options. It’s really up to how you and your family like to celebrate. With there being so many things to do in Dripping Sprin [...]

How to Train for Caliterra’s Race to Brunch 5K and Festival

We’re just a few weeks away from our Race to Brunch 5K and Festival at Caliterra in Dripping Springs, and if you’ve never run a 5K before, this is a great one to start. Not only will you get to enjoy the fresh Texas Hill Country air and breathtaking views, but you’ll also get to enjoy all the fun fe [...]

Our Top Things to do in Austin for St. Patrick’s Day

Is everyone getting excited for St. Patrick's Day? With so many things to do in Austin for this festive holiday, it can be hard to figure out which event you should check out. So today, Caliterra in Dripping Springs is listing our top things to do in Austin for this St. Patrick's Day. St. Patrick's [...]

Top 3 Events Near Dripping Springs This March

March is almost here and so is spring! With this new month comes plenty of great and fun events near Dripping Springs. To make sure you're in the know about all of the great things to do near our master-planned community, Caliterra is highlighting our top 3 events near Dripping Springs this March. B [...]

Let’s Introduce You to SXSW 2018

Austin, Texas is world-renowned for its eccentric personality and innovative spirit. Each year, both locals and impassioned tourists gather throughout the city to collaborate with industry leaders in various sessions, conferences and events for SXSW 2018. Our favorite of all the Austin events take p [...]

Best of Dripping Springs – Local Craft Products

If you've been following our community blog over the last few months, then you've certainly become familiar with our various blog series, especially our Best of Dripping Springs series. We've highlighted quite a few things to do in Dripping Springs, (like the best of Dripping Springs sandwich places [...]

Plan Your Winter Games Watch Party at Caliterra

Brrrrrr? Okay, so it may not be feeling very wintery here at Caliterra in Dripping Springs, but we're shaking with excitement for the winter games happening in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Cheering for our team is always fun, but gathering your friends and neighbors for a watch party makes it even bett [...]

Caliterra Halftime Appetizers to Win Big in Dripping Springs

It’s February and aside from the major international winter-themed sporting event that the entire world will be watching, we also have the biggest football game of the season just a couple of days away! To make sure everyone at your Caliterra watch party will have a great time, here are a few ideas [...]

Taco Tuesday Fix: Trudy’s Four Star

Does the new year have you craving some tasty tacos? If so, then you’re in luck. Our first Taco Tuesday highlight of 2018 is for Trudy’s Four Star, which is one of our favorite places for dining near Dripping Springs. (Image via Instagram.com) Trudy’s Taking it to the Texas Hill Country With 5 diffe [...]

A Dark Sky Community Event: Stargazing at Caliterra

You haven’t truly seen Orion’s Belt or the Big Dipper until you’ve seen them in a Dark Sky Community. Certified Dark Sky Communities like Dripping Springs make stargazing at Caliterra second to none. That’s why our master-planned community is having an entire event for residents to be able to stop a [...]

Three Holiday Fun Things to do in Dripping Springs

Are you looking for fun ways for your family to celebrate this holiday season and spend some time together? As it turns out, there are plenty of exciting things to do in Dripping Springs this December that are fun for the whole family. While there are plenty of parks and amenities at our master-plan [...]

Taco Tuesday Fix: Taco Joint

Over these past few months, we’ve been talking a lot about all the great options for dining near Dripping Springs, especially when it comes to tacos! For this week’s Taco Tuesday fix, Caliterra in Dripping Springs is highlighting the always delicious tacos at Taco Joint in Austin. The Best Things in [...]

DIY Thanksgiving Decorating Guide

Thanksgiving is just two days away, but if you haven’t already decorated your home for Turkey Day, don’t panic! It isn’t too late to do some DIY Thanksgiving decorating with this simple guide from Caliterra in Dripping Springs. Pine Cone Door Hanger (Image via countryliving.com) Let’s start with con [...]

Top Turkey Recipes for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving in Caliterra can be a blast! There’s nothing quite like enjoying a Texas Thanksgiving in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. Now all you need for an excellent Thanksgiving is the bird, but what’s the best way to cook it? To help you out, we’ve got some tasty turkey recipes that will re [...]

Taco Tuesday Fix: Savor de Moi

There are more than a few incredible taco restaurants that will take your taste buds on the adventure of a lifetime in Austin, TX. One of our favorites near Caliterra, however, happens to be served right out of a truck on the east side of 6th Street. Savor de Moi will satisfy all of your Taco Tuesda [...]

Things to Know About the Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival

Last week, we talked about some of the Things to do in Dripping Springs this October, and one of the events we highlighted was the 4th Annual Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival. Since this is one of the biggest music events near Austin that is also in our hometown, we wanted to take some extra ti [...]

5 Things to do in Dripping Springs this October

October is finally here and that means there’s going to be plenty of great things to do in Dripping Springs. It’s time once again to bring out your light jackets, blue jeans and smiles for some spectacular Dripping Springs Events. Our gorgeous master-planned community is beyond excited for these upc [...]

Celebrate Local Parks with Party for the Parks

As part of the beautiful Texas Hill Country, it should come as no surprise that Caliterra in Dripping Springs and many of the surrounding cities like Austin have absolutely breathtaking parks. In fact, there’s going to be a whole Party for the Parks in October! So if you’re looking for some things t [...]

Taco Tuesday Fix: Santi’s Tacos

Welcome back to Taco Tuesday, everyone! Over the past few weeks, we’ve covered some of the best dining near Dripping Springs in the world of tacos. This week, our Taco Tuesday is all about Santi’s Tacos in San Marcos! (Image via yelp.com) After Hours Tacos While many of our previous Taco Tuesday fix [...]

4 Things to do in Dripping Springs this September

Our master-planned community is conveniently located close to Austin, but there’s still plenty of things to do in Dripping Springs! Here are our top four September events in and near Dripping Springs that you won’t want to miss! Dripping with Taste Wine & Food Festival When: Saturday, September [...]

Allegiant to Break Ground on Caliterra’s Unique Water Feature

Real estate developer Allegiant Realty Partners unveiled another exceptional amenity within Caliterra, its 600-acre, master-planned community in Dripping Springs, TX. Allegiant Realty leadership recently unveiled its plan for The Overlook at Caliterra Park, a beautifully landscaped, resort-style ame [...]

Taco Tuesday Fix: Ray’s World Taco

It’s finally Taco Tuesday! Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve been focusing on dining near Dripping Springs that has everything to do with tacos, and we’re keeping that going! This week, Caliterra is going to tell you all about the famous food truck, Ray’s World Taco in Austin, for the last Taco T [...]

Redbud Artisan Market in Dripping Springs

Out of all the fun events in Dripping Springs that happen throughout the year, the Redbud Artisan Market is one of our favorites. The event happens a couple of times a year and the next one is right around the corner! If you’ve never been to the Redbud Artisan Market near Caliterra in Dripping Sprin [...]

Taco Tuesday Fix: Tia’s Kitchen

It’s Tuesday, so you know what that means! Time for another Taco Tuesday with Caliterra in Dripping Springs! In this recent blog series, we’ve highlighted some of the great dining near Dripping Springs that have tasty tacos, and this week we’re shining the spotlight on Tia’s Kitchen in Austin! (Imag [...]

Taco Tuesday Fix: Torchy’s Tacos

If you’ve been keeping up with our blogs this month, then you know what today is – Taco Tuesday! And how could any series of Taco Tuesday be complete without the famous Torchy’s Tacos, which started in Austin near Caliterra in Dripping Springs? While Torchy’s Tacos is now a franchise and has over a [...]

Taco Tuesday Fix: Art of Tacos

Let’s be real, who doesn’t love tacos!? In our new blog series, Taco Tuesday, Caliterra is going to tell you about a new great taco place in or near Dripping Springs that you’ll certainly want to check out. This week, we’re rolling over to Austin for the Art of Tacos taco truck! Here are some things [...]

Reimers Observatory Near Caliterra

Of all the things to do in Dripping Springs and the many ways to enjoy nature at Caliterra, few things can beat the Reimers Observatory in Dripping Springs! Since Dripping Springs is a Dark Sky Community, it’s the perfect place for exceptional stargazing. As one of our favorite Dripping Springs attr [...]

Swimming Holes Near Dripping Springs

July is National Parks and Recreation Month, and what better way to recognize this time than by heading out to one of the many swimming holes near Dripping Springs? Stay cool when the temperatures are on the rise at these great natural attractions near Caliterra in Dripping Springs. Barton Springs P [...]

5 Ways to Enjoy Nature at Caliterra in Dripping Springs

Caliterra in Dripping Springs is all about living with nature. That’s why our master-planned community has been called “a development known best for what’s not being developed.” As a nature-focused community, Caliterra provides you and your family a multitude of ways to enjoy nature. Here are 5 ways [...]

Top Family-Friendly Events Near Austin

Summer is in full swing, and if you and your family aren’t out having a blast, then you’re doing summer wrong! There are so many things to do in Austin and so many family-friendly events near our master-planned community that there’s no reason for you guys to sit at home! Here are some of the family [...]

4th of July Family-Friendly Events

Independence Day is almost here, and if you haven’t figured out how you and your family are going to celebrate, Caliterra in Dripping Springs has a few ideas. To make sure you and your family have a fun and safe Fourth, here are some of the best 4th of July family-friendly events we’ve found in the [...]

Teaching Your Kids to Fish

It’s summer, and if you aren’t outside fishing, you’re not spending your summer the right way. Fishing near Austin is a great way to connect with nature and is a unique opportunity for you and your kids to spend some quality time together. Today, Caliterra in Dripping Springs is sharing a few tips o [...]

Blog Series: Best of Dripping Springs

This month, Caliterra in Dripping Springs is starting up a new series in which we share our knowledge of the area to bring you the best things to do in Dripping Springs and the Dripping Springs attractions you won’t want to miss! Let’s start the series off with just some of our all-around favorites. [...]

Horseback Riding in Dripping Springs

When it comes to finding things to do in Dripping Springs that bring you closer to nature, there’s no better way to do it than to trek through the Texas Hill Country on horseback! Here are some of the places where you and your family can go horseback riding in Dripping Springs near our master-planne [...]

Beat the Heat at the Dripping Springs Community Library

In the summer, there are endless things to do in Dripping Springs, but we can all agree that Texas summers are no joke! So, why not beat the heat and pick up a good book? The Dripping Springs Community Library has fun, family-friendly events happening during the hottest months of the year to keep yo [...]

A Father’s Day Gift Guide for DIY Dads

Are you ready for Father’s Day in Caliterra? Whether you’re celebrating all dads in our master-planned community or not, finding the right gift can be difficult. If the father or father figures in your life are all about getting their hands dirty and DIY projects, then here are some Father’s Day gif [...]

Top Family-Friendly Austin Events in June

If one thing is certain, it’s that there are plenty of things to do in Austin, especially with summer finally here! Caliterra in Dripping Springs is just a short drive from the capital of Texas and all the fun events happening in Austin this month. Here are our top picks for family-friendly Austin e [...]

3 Reasons to Buy One of Our New Homes in Dripping Springs

Have you been giving some thought to making the move to Dripping Springs? Buying a home can be a big decision and shouldn’t be made lightly. If you still want to learn a little more about this great city, or if your spouse needs a little more convincing, here are a few great reasons to buy one of ou [...]

How to Have Fun in the Sun with These Water Safety Tips

Summers in Texas are no joke, and summers in our master-planned community aren’t any different. The best way to beat the heat when the sun is high in the sky is to go for a swim. However, if you aren’t safe, a fun summer swim can quickly turn into a nightmare. With that in mind and with May being Na [...]

Best Dripping Springs Restaurants

When most people think Dripping Springs, beautiful nature and Hamilton Pool probably come to mind, not delicious food. However, of all the things to do in Dripping Springs, enjoying some amazing food is one of our favorites! Here are some of our favorite Dripping Springs restaurants near our master- [...]

Mother’s Day DIY Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is less than two weeks away, and while you still have time to go buy a gift, you also still have plenty of time to make a gift yourself! To help you do just that, Caliterra in Dripping Springs has a few DIY Mother’s Day gift ideas that’ll make for an unforgettable Mother’s Day. Candied [...]

4 Tips to Trick Your Kids into Eating Vegetables

When it comes to eating their veggies, most kids are pretty adamant about not wanting to even take a single bite! Sometimes, as a parent, you’ve got to get a little sneaky and figure out a way to get your kids to eat their vegetables. To help you do just that, Caliterra in Dripping Springs has four [...]

Top 3 Things to Do for St. Patrick’s Day in Austin

Saint Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, and there are plenty of great things to do in Austin and fun Austin events celebrating this Irish holiday. Today, Caliterra in Dripping Springs is sharing some of the best things to do for St. Patrick’s Day near our master-planned community! (Image via [...]

Top 3 Types of Events to Attend at SXSW

Of all the Austin events, there are none quite like SXSW. This massive 10-day event, from March 10th to the 19th, is filled with plenty of things to do in Austin regardless of whether you’re an interactive geek, music nut or film fanatic. If you’re planning on going to SXSW, Caliterra in Dripping Sp [...]

Upcoming March Events in Austin, Texas

Spring is around the corner, bringing warmer weather and some of the most anticipated festivals and events of the year to Austin, Texas. Caliterra in Dripping Springs is conveniently located near all of the fun happening at the state capital this month. Check out our list of March events to do in Au [...]

Caliterra Homeowner Spotlight: Jason

Caliterra in Dripping Springs, TX is growing fast. We’re making quick progress on the amenities in Caliterra, and we have homes available for quick move-in! To see all of the wonderful things planned come to life in our master-planned community in Dripping Springs, TX, it’s easy to see why residents [...]

Dance the Night Away at Mercer Street Dance Hall

Are you ready to boot scoot and boogie or do a little jig? Mercer Street Dance Hall in Dripping Springs, TX is the place to go! Aside from being close to our new homes in Dripping Springs, here are a few more things to know about Mercer Street Dance Hall that’ll make you want to break out your danci [...]

Upcoming January Events in Austin, Texas

Are you ready for all the fun things to do in Austin going on in the New Year? There are plenty of events and Austin, Texas attractions to enjoy during the first month in 2017! Here are a few of the January events going on in Austin near Caliterra in Dripping Springs. (Image via austinmonthly.com) N [...]

Christmas How To: Ornaments You Can Make Yourself

Caliterra’s new homes in Dripping Springs are the perfect place to display all of your holiday spirit! Pull out your craft supplies – It’s time to decorate the Christmas tree. Don’t settle for the same old generic ornaments as last year. Make your own to showcase your skills, creativity and personal [...]

Upcoming December Events in Austin, Texas 

The winter holidays are right around the corner! Our master-planned community is conveniently located near all the season’s festivities. Join in on these family-friendly Christmas activities and December events going on near Caliterra in Dripping Springs! (Image via austinot.com) Holiday Sing-Along [...]

5 Reasons Why You Should Call Dripping Springs, TX Home

As the Gateway to the Hill Country, Dripping Springs, TX is a beautiful city! If you’re debating whether you want to move here or not, Caliterra is going to give you 5 reasons why you should call Dripping Springs, TX home. (Image via destinationdrippingsprings.com) Dark Sky Community Dripping Spring [...]

What to Look for in an Amenity Center

When it comes to active living in a master-planned community, there are certain things that you want that community to have, such as an amenity center. Caliterra in Dripping Springs has an amazing amenity center called the Welcome Lounge and Event Pavilion that is sure to check all your boxes. Here [...]

3 Ways to Show Gratitude This Thanksgiving

The holiday season is all about the importance of giving versus the importance of receiving. It feels great to give and show your appreciation. We encourage every resident of our master-planned community to truly embrace Caliterra living and try at least one of these three ways to show gratitude thi [...]

Thankful Thanksgiving Decorations for Your Home

Thanksgiving is all about getting together with the ones you hold dearest and expressing your gratitude for each other. If you plan on hosting Thanksgiving this year at Caliterra in Dripping Springs, don’t just say thank you, show it with these great thankful Thanksgiving decorations! Grateful Board [...]

Caliterra Welcome Lounge and Event Pavilion Now Open!

When it comes to having a good time and active living in the Texas Hill Country, few places can rival the great times being had at our master-planned community. That’s especially true now that the Welcome Lounge and Event Pavilion is open at Caliterra in Dripping Springs! Here are some of the great [...]

Upcoming November Events Near Austin, Texas

Whether you live at Caliterra in Dripping Springs or are just searching for family-friendly things to do in Austin, we’ve picked out some of the best. November weather is the perfect time for outdoor festivals and holiday shopping extravaganzas. Start your holiday season on the right foot with these [...]

Spooky Halloween Party Ideas

It’s that time of year again! Everyone is picking out their favorite costumes and prepping their sweet tooth. Halloween is just around the corner, and if you want to be the talk of the town, try throwing a spooktacular party. Our master-planned community is the perfect setting for a Halloween bash b [...]

4 Party Hosting Tips That Will Make Your Life Easier

It’s always fun to host a party with your friends and neighbors, and the modern home designs and open floor plans of the homes in our master-planned community are perfect for just that! While hosting a party is a lot of fun, it can also be a ton of work. So today, we’re sharing a few party hosting t [...]

Mark Your Calendar for These October Austin Events

Located in Dripping Springs, Texas, Caliterra is close to some of the best Austin events and Austin, TX attractions. There’s always plenty of things to do in Austin and the month of October is no exception. Here are just a few of the upcoming Austin events happening near our master-planned community [...]

Ideas Perfect for Any Outdoor Party

Caliterra in Dripping Springs offers homes with modern floor plans, spacious backyards and community amenities that make our master-planned community the perfect place to enjoy time with friends, family and neighbors. So today, we are sharing a few ideas that are perfect for an outdoor party to mix [...]

Organize a Successful Yard Sale with These Tips

Are you looking to get rid of some of your stuff? A yard sale is a great way to do just that. However, a yard sale can be a real hassle if you don’t do it correctly. So today, the master-planned community of Caliterra in Dripping Springs, TX is going to give you a few tips to help you organize a suc [...]

4 Ways Caliterra Fits a Social Lifestyle

The social lifestyle and active living found at Caliterra in Dripping Springs, Texas, makes it easy for residents to instantly feel at home when they move into our master-planned community. Here are 4 ways Caliterra fits a social lifestyle. Community Amenities Many of the amenities in Caliterra supp [...]

How to Throw the Ultimate Olympic Party

There’s nothing quite as intense as the amount of athleticism it takes to be in the Olympics. This month, the best athletes in the world will compete in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to take home a gold medal for their country. Gather together in the active community of Caliterra in Dripping Springs, TX an [...]

Upcoming Austin Events in August

With Caliterra being so close to many great Austin, Texas attractions, residents can easily enjoy all the things to do in Austin and the many exciting Austin events. Here are just a few of the many Austin events coming up in August! (Image via austinicecreamfestival.com) Blues on the Green When: Wed [...]

Dripping Springs Events and Attractions

Being the Gateway to the Texas Hill Country, there is plenty to do near Caliterra in Dripping Springs. Here are just a few of the many Dripping Springs events and attractions to check out this summer! (Image via drippingspringsfairandrodeo.com) Dripping Springs Fair and Rodeo One of the best Drippin [...]

5 Family Activities to do in the Summer

Summertime is about spending time with family and enjoying the beautiful Texas weather. It’s hard to know where to get started but the master-planned community of Caliterra in Dripping Springs, TX is here to help. With these 5 family activities and Austin, TX attractions, you’ll have entertaining pl [...]

4 Best Swimming Holes Near Dripping Springs

Summer is here, and when the Texas heat is a scorching 90 degrees, and the sun is sweltering, the best thing to do is to grab that sunscreen and make your way to the water. Locals know that the best things for surviving the summer heat are the man-made pools and the natural springs near Austin! Ther [...]

A Day of Family Learning at the Thinkery Museum

Just because school is out, that doesn’t mean children can’t keep learning. Of all the things to do in Austin, one of the best Austin, TX attractions is the Thinkery Museum! Today, the master-planned community of Caliterra in Dripping Springs is sharing some of the exhibits you and your family shoul [...]

Family Fun Activities in Austin, Texas

There are a lot of things to do in Austin that are perfect for active living families. No matter what your family likes to do, there are plenty of Austin, TX attractions that provide all sorts of fun for your family. To help you figure out which ones to do, the master-planned community of Caliterra [...]

Adventurous Activities to do in the Hill Country

When it comes to active living in the Texas Hill Country, there’s always plenty of great activities and things to do in Austin. Next time you’re seeking a fun, outdoor adventure, try these heart-pumping activities to do in the Hill Country. Go for a Swim From the Blue Hole in Wimberly to Hamilton Po [...]

6 Texas Hill Country Hiking Trails

There’s nothing quite like getting some fresh air in the great outdoors. One of the best ways to do that is to take a hike. The master-planned community of Caliterra in Dripping Springs is the Gateway to the Texas Hill Country, which has undoubtedly some of the best hiking trails! Here are 6 Texas H [...]

5 Things to do Within 20 Miles of Austin

Summer is a beautiful season in Texas, especially for several Austin events and attractions. When you’re thinking of things to do in Austin, these five Austin, Texas attractions should be the first on your list to visit. All together they’ll make for a perfect summer day! Hamilton Pool An Austin nat [...]

Upcoming Events in Austin, Texas

Being the Gateway to the Texas Hill Country, Caliterra in Dripping Springs is just down the road from all of the fun things to do in Austin. April is a big month for Austin events and the perfect time to enjoy the wonderful Austin, Texas attractions! Here are just a few of the upcoming events in Aus [...]

4 Ways a Nature-Focused Community is Perfect for Retirement

Are you retired and looking to settle down in a community far enough away from the city to experience a laid back lifestyle surrounded by nature? Caliterra is located in the middle of the Texas Hill Country paradise making it the perfect place for retirement. Here are a few ways a nature-focused mas [...]

Top 10 Reasons to Live in Caliterra

The master-planned community of Caliterra in Dripping Springs is perfect for any lifestyle. If you’re looking for a new home to suit your lifestyle, here are the top 10 reasons to live in Caliterra. Active Living Being the gateway to the Texas Hill Country, Caliterra is surrounded by beautiful natur [...]

3 Outdoor Activities to do in Austin, Texas

Texans never run out of things to do in Austin because it’s rich with all sorts of events and attractions. While there are plenty of fun things to do indoors, it’s almost springtime, and that means it’s time to get outside and enjoy the fresh air! If you’re looking for your family’s next great adven [...]

3 Reasons Kids Need to Spend Time Outside

We all have those memories of being a kid and playing out in the yard. Whether it was running through the sprinklers or playing a sport, we could spend hours outside. Unfortunately, kids don’t seem to do that as much anymore. Here are just a few of the many reasons as to why kids need to spend time [...]

Upcoming Events Near Dripping Springs, TX

March is going to be a busy month around Caliterra Dripping Springs, TX. Whether you’re looking for a night under the stars or a day observing the big Texas sky, there are a lot of Dripping Springs events, as well as Austin events, coming up in March. Here are just a few: Texas Night Sky Festival Da [...]

Why Do Realtors Love Caliterra?

When you start looking for a home, it can be a little overwhelming. One of the best things to do when you begin your search is to hire a Realtor because they will know all of the perfect places to look. They’ll know to look at a master-planned community first because they know the houses are well bu [...]

What are the Perks of Living in a Master-Planned Community?

When you’re thinking about buying a new home, there are some major things to look at. From the school district to the sense of community in the neighborhood, there are plenty of things to consider before you buy a home. You’ve probably heard the term “master-planned community” and maybe wondering, “ [...]

10 Ultimate Treehouses That Will Get You Excited for Treehouse Park

Most of us probably wanted a treehouse as a kid because there was something magical about them. They could be your “fortress of solitude.” You could let your imagination run wild with a treehouse. We know those dreams, because we had them too. In fact, we’re so excited about Caliterra’s Treehouse Pa [...]

Seven Ways To Help Your Kids Be Active This Fall

While most states around the country are already experiencing low temps, and even snow, it’s time to take advantage of the amazing fall weather we are getting here in the Great State! It’s recommended that children should be physically active for at least one hour per day. Here are seven ways to to [...]

5 Trick Or Treating Tips For Dripping Springs Parents

It’s that time of year again, where kids can finally unveil the costumes they’ve been dying to wear since the calendar turned to October. That’s right, it’s officially Halloween! Although Halloween can be a really exciting time for youngsters, there are some precautions to take to ensure everything [...]

4 Fun Playground Workouts for Dripping Springs Families

What better way to spend time with your family and staying active than hitting the playground? Certified personal trainer Sheila Dunn created a circuit of kid-friendly, playground workouts that will get everyone active and make you forget about the “work” in workout! Hanging Crunches Put those monke [...]

3 Of The Best Swimming Holes For Hill Country Residents

During the summer months, people from outside the Lone Star State imagine a scorched wasteland, and while us native Texans happily play along with that stereotype it’s only because the locals have a well-kept secret for surviving the summer heat: Texas is home to some of the best swimming holes in t [...]

Schoolhouse Scramble Event Benefits Dripping Springs ISD

The Dripping Springs Education Foundation would like to invite you to the 6th Annual Schoolhouse Scramble fundraiser this fall. This Hill Country event will be benefiting our very own Dripping Springs Independent School District. So grab your golf clubs and register today! Schoolhouse Scramble Infor [...]

4 Dripping Springs Events To Attend This Fall

Dripping Springs is filled with tons of exciting Hill Country events this fall and we have a full list of dates for you to mark on your calendar! From Halloween themed events to Festivals, there is something for everyone. Here are just a few family friendly events to attend this season! 1. Boo at th [...]

Dripping Springs Event: The Friends Foundation 22nd Annual BARBEQUE

Are you ready to add another fun Hill Country event to your calendar this fall? The Friends Foundation would like to invite you to their 22nd Annual BARBEQUE benefiting the needy elderly in the greater Dripping Springs area. About The Friends Foundation Founded in 2004, The Friends Foundation had th [...]

Dripping Springs Event: 2015 Pioneer Day

Residents living in Dripping Springs love all the fun and exciting events that take place throughout the year, especially events hosted by The Pound House Farmstead. Join them for their 25th Annual Pioneer Day on September 26th! A Celebration of Early Texas Life This one-day educational experience a [...]

5 Tips That Will Make Relocating to Dripping Springs A Breeze

So you’ve finished your Austin home search and have decided to relocate to Dripping Springs! Although you have chosen one of the most breathtakingly beautiful cities to move to, the physical moving part can still get overwhelming. This is why we have put together a list of five tips that will help m [...]

5 Fun Things To Do in Austin Highlight Series

There are many perks that come with living in the beautiful Texas Hill Country. One in particular is the location. Dripping Springs is located 20 miles right outside of Austin and residents love everything that this fun Texas city has to offer. Take a look at a few Austin events you should definitel [...]

5 Kid Friendly Activities To Celebrate Grandparents Day

There isn’t a kid around that doesn’t love spending time with their dear old grandparents. In celebration of Grandparents Day this weekend, we’ve put together the best list of kid friendly activities for the family to do together, take a look! 1. Go on a Scavenger Hunt You can never go wrong with a [...]

Dripping Springs Event: Fall Open House at Heritage House

Get your calendar out and save the date for Sunday, September 13! Heritage House would like to invite all Dripping Springs residents to their Fall Open House. This Hill Country event is a great opportunity to tour the Heritage House, meet amazing vendors and learn more about this incredible venue. W [...]

5 Fun Things To Do Within 20 Miles Of Austin

We can’t get enough of this beautiful city, so we’ve rounded up 5 more awesome things to do within 20 miles of Austin! If you look on any Austin events calendar, you’ll quickly notice that there’s something for everyone. If you enjoy the outdoors or want to catch a live show, your options are endles [...]

Dripping Springs Event: 4th Annual Gunner Thames Memorial Rodeo

There are more Dripping Springs, hill country events heading your way. One event is the 4th annual Gunner Thames Memorial Rodeo benefitting deserving youth rodeo athletes on Saturday, September 5th and Sunday, September 7th. Tickets can be purchased on their website and cost $15 for adults, $5 for c [...]

Dripping Springs Event: 9th Annual Hill Country Rally for Kids

The 9th Annual Hill Country Rally For Kids event is happening in Dripping Springs on the weekend of August 14-16, 2015. This is one of the biggest hill country events of the year, so you are not going to want to miss out! There are several kid friendly activities, as well as things to do for adults. [...]

5 Things To Do Within 20 Miles Of Austin

An advantage of living in Caliterra is you get to enjoy the natural beauty around your home while still being close to all the fun things to do in Austin. Grab your friends and family, and get ready for an adventure! Here are five Austin attractions within 20 miles of our gorgeous community. 1. Catc [...]

Dripping Springs Event: First Thursday

If you’re looking for family friendly activities around the Texas Hill Country, consider heading to First Thursday. Appropriately named, First Thursday occurs on the first Thursday of every month. Downtown Dripping Springs stays open late, offering music, art, dining and shopping. Merchants Several [...]

Caliterra Community Feature: Parks & Open Spaces

One of the many reasons families will love living in Caliterra is the wide, open spaces. Our beautiful parks allow residents to enjoy the great outdoors without ever having to leave the community. Take a walk, jog, hike or bike down one of our nature trails, or just spend the day relaxing with frien [...]

Dripping Springs Event: Time Travel Thursdays

Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead is excited to present Time Travel Thursday for kids ages 6-12 in Dripping Springs, TX. Time Travel Thursday will begin on July 9th and continue on each Thursday throughout the entire month of July. Each of the four Thursdays has a different theme filled with fun, kid f [...]

“Fire in the Sky” Fourth of July Celebration in Dripping Springs

Dripping Springs has the best skies to watch an incredible fireworks show. So grab your family and friends and come celebrate the Fourth of July in Dripping Springs this year! Jason Isaac, State Representative, is hosting a “Fire in the Sky” Fourth of July celebration filled with tons of family fun [...]

Dripping Springs Event: Tomato Round-Up

The Dripping Springs Farmers Market officially decided to host the Annual Tomato Round-Up for the fourth time due to popular demand. This fun community event brings together local growers and tomato lovers to celebrate everything tomato. Celebrating farmers and their favorite fruit, the juicy red to [...]

8 KID-FRIENDLY GIFT IDEAS FOR FATHER’S DAY

A father is one of the most important people in a child's life, so this Father's Day give your dad a gift he can keep forever. Dads are typically easy when it comes to gift ideas. Help your kids create something their father will love this year with these five kid-friendly gift ideas! 1. Dad's Own [...]

3 Wedding Venues To Say “I Do” In Dripping Springs

Dripping Springs, located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, has recently been named the Wedding Capital of Texas. With over 34 venues, brides and their grooms come from all over the country to say, “I do”. While each venue is simply amazing, here are three wedding venues that will make your big d [...]

DRIPPING SPRINGS EVENT: VOYAGER MUSIC FESTIVAL

One of the perks of living in the Caliterra community is that there are always events going on in Dripping Springs. The Voyager Music Festival will be held at The Rusty Mule next weekend, making it only a short drive away for Dripping Springs residents! What to Expect At The Music Festival The Voyag [...]

THE PERFECT DAY TRIP IN DRIPPING SPRINGS

Dripping Springs is well known for many unique things including being the "Gateway to the Hill Country", amazing swimming holes, wineries, nature trails and more! Caliterra is a new master planned community located in Dripping Springs, which is why we know all the best places to make a day trip out [...]

5 FUN THINGS TO DO WITHIN 20 MILES OF AUSTIN

There are many perks of living in the Caliterra community located in Dripping Springs, TX. One being that there are countless fun things to do just a short drive from Austin! Spend the day with your family, friends or significant other and experience all that Austin has to offer. Here are five thing [...]

5 UNIQUE FEATURES IN THE CALITERRA COMMUNITY

Whether you are looking for a more active lifestyle or wanting to enjoy a relaxing day in the neighborhood, the Caliterra community is perfect for every family. The community will feature many unique amenities that will allow residents to stay active, get involved or just relax on a warm summer day. [...]

CALITERRA COMMUNITY FEATURE: CALITERRA COMMONS

With its laid-back lifestyle and dramatic sunsets, Caliterra is the kind of Texas Hill Country community one dreams of living in. Caliterra will have a variety of community features located in the Caliterra Commons. Welcome Lodge At the heart of the community, residents will have a place to meet fri [...]

THE 5 BEST TOURS TO TAKE OVER MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Located in Dripping Springs, TX, the Caliterra community is conveniently just 25 minutes from Austin. This allows residents to spend the day enjoying the big city life and then to come home to the relaxing hill country. There are several great tours that give you insider access to Austin. Today, we [...]

THE WINERY TOUR YOUR MOTHER WILL LOVE

Mother's Day is just around the corner! Do you know what to get your mom yet? Dripping Springs is known for their exquisite winery tours, especially Dripping Wine Trail. Three wineries, one day and an unforgettable winery tour. All wineries are in or around Dripping Springs and just a short trip fro [...]

4 TIPS TO HELP YOU AND YOUR FAMILY RELOCATE SUCCESSFULLY

The excitement and the nerves that come with relocating can be overwhelming for any adult. Whether relocating for your career or wanting to upgrade from your current residence, families move for all kinds of reasons. Knowing these four helpful tips can make your relocation journey a successful one! [...]

4 GREAT FITNESS TIPS TO HELP GET YOUR KIDS ACTIVE

This is the time to take advantage of your kids' high-energy and get them into the habit of living a healthy lifestyle. We understand the importance of starting psychical activity at a young age, which is why we have come up with 4 helpful fitness tips that will help get your kids active! Fitness Ti [...]

DRIPPING SPRINGS: THE WEDDING CAPITAL OF TEXAS

Brides and grooms from all over the country are making their way to Dripping Springs to say I do. The small town has attracted the attention of many brides dreaming of their perfect wedding day. There is a reason Dripping Springs has been named the Wedding Capital of Texas and here's why! Tie The Kn [...]

DISCOVER THE CALITERRA COMMUNITY IN DRIPPING SPRINGS, TEXAS

Fulfill your dreams of owning the home you have always imagined in the Caliterra community in the Texas Hill Country of Dripping Springs. Homeowners are able to leave the hustle and bustle of the big city behind them and enter into an enchantingly beautiful master planned community. With Caliterra b [...]

4 REASONS WHY DRIPPING SPRINGS ISD IS PERFECT FOR FAMILIES

With Dripping Springs being located near the state capital, families are offered all the opportunities of living near a larger city but still able to maintain that small community vibe, especially when it comes to school districts. Being ranked as the 6th best school district in Texas, Dripping Spri [...]

HOW TO PREPARE YOUR HOME AND GARDEN FOR SPRING

Spring has arrived, which means getting a jump-start on spring cleaning. Bring new, stylish d'ecor and fresh flowers into your beautiful garden. Here are some helpful tips on how to give your home a seasonal refresh! Spring Cleaning Give your home a good spring-cleaning this year by starting with th [...]

7 REASONS WHY YOU WILL LOVE DRIPPING SPRINGS

Known as the 'Gateway to the Hill Country', Dripping Springs, Texas offers beautiful views, rock bottom creeks, an exceptional school system and affordable living. Caliterra, a new home community, is the perfect addition to Dripping Springs. Here are seven reasons why you will love it! 1. Unique res [...]

5 UPCOMING EVENTS AROUND DRIPPING SPRINGS FOR ALL FAMILIES

The Caliterra community loves their location in Dripping Springs, TX! Not only do residents have the lovely hill country views, there are always events going on. Bringing the community together as a whole, here are just a few upcoming events around Dripping Springs for all families to enjoy! 1. Apri [...]