Dripping Springs Is Growing

The secret is out. Dripping Springs is the place to live for those who want small-town charm in a place close enough to Austin and all it has to offer. The Southwest Austin / Dripping Springs edition of the Community Impact Newspaper reports the city's population has reached 3,277 in 2018. This is a [...]

Dripping Springs Getaway: Camp Lucy

The wonderful thing about living in Dripping Springs — besides its small-town charm — is that they have wonderful options within an hour or two for a Texas Hill Country getaway. And sometimes you just want a staycation that gets you out of the house. Or you're searching for an idyllic place to hold [...]

Dripping Springs ISD Partners with Squishy Banana Studios

Who doesn't dream of making movie magic at some point in their lives? Serving kids ages 5 to 18, Squishy Banana Studios gives them the opportunity to express themselves and celebrate their inner superstars. Participants get the opportunity to make movies. Many Dripping Springs ISD students are proba [...]

Things to do for Valentine’s Day Near Dripping Springs

Plumb out of ideas on things to do for Valentine's Day near Dripping Springs? You've come to the right place as there are lots of great possibilities! Two women making cookies and drinking hot chocolate. Celebrate Galentine's Day Mazama Coffee Co. and Roastery 301-B Mercer St. Dripping Springs, Te [...]

Kick Off 2020 in a New Home in Dripping Springs

Our master-planned community in Dripping Springs offers new homes across 600 acres of serenity that's just a short drive away from Austin. Here are the highlights of Caliterra’s new homes in Dripping Springs available from highly-respected builders. Scott Felder Homes Homebuyers love Scott Felder Ho [...]

Discover Enchanted Rock

If there's one thing you should see in Texas it's Enchanted Rock. At least, according to Josh Abbott Band's "My Texas." It appears as the first line of the song. If you haven't climbed up to Enchanted Rock, Drank a cold Shiner down in Luckenbach, Taken your baby to the River Walk, Then you ain't met [...]

Dripping Springs ISD Welcomes New Superintendent

Last November, the Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees unanimously voted to approve the hiring of Todd Washburn as the new DSISD Superintendent. A three-year resident of Dripping Springs, Washburn comes to DPSID from Eanes ISD where he served as associate superintendent of curriculum, instruction [...]

Kickoff Your Exercise Resolutions in Dripping Springs

Exercise offers so many benefits. It reduces risks for different health problems. It makes us feel better. It maintains weight. It boosts your energy. Fortunately, you have a few great trail options in and near Dripping Springs. If you're just starting an exercise program, start small. This increase [...]

Give Yourself the Gift of a New Home in Dripping Springs

Look for countryside living near Austin? Ready to welcome 2020 in a new home in Dripping Springs? Come explore the Caliterra master-planned community and its select builders. One of these is sure to have you wanting to give yourself a gift of a new home in the Texas Hill Country. Alkire Construction [...]

7 Cold Weather Tips to Stay Toasty and Safe

The weather outside in the Dripping Springs community is frightful. Then it's delightful. Then it's frightful again. That's Texas weather for you. Here are seven tips to help keep you warm and toasty on those frightfully cold days to help you prepare. Check the weather forecast Tune to your favorite [...]

Check out the Awesome Eagle Season Cruises in Dripping Springs

Did you know that Dripping Springs has an awesome cruise on Lake Buchanan and Colorado River? Anytime between November and February, you can hop on the Eagle Season Cruises from Vanishing Texas River Cruises to see eagles in their natural habitat. About Eagle Season Cruises on Lake Buchanan Here's y [...]

Texas Hill Country Holiday Events

Ready for the amazing holiday season? These Hill Country events near Dripping Springs will get you warmed up and more than ready for Christmas and the holiday season. Events are sorted by date. Redbud Artisan Market Holiday Show at Dripping Springs Ranch Park 29401 RR 12 Dripping Springs, Texas 7862 [...]

Christmas Events and Shopping in Dripping Springs

The most wonderful time of the year is already here. And Dripping Springs offers many delightful Christmas events and shopping like Christmas on Mercer. Here are this year's fun options to celebrate the season and start new holiday traditions. Dripping Springs Holiday and Christmas Events Christmas [...]

How to Have an Awesome Dripping Springs Thanksgiving

Looking for ideas to make the most of a Dripping Springs Thanksgiving? Check out these great Thanksgiving events and volunteering opportunities. Dripping Springs Thanksgiving Events Thanksgiving Wine Tasting Texas Vineyards and Beyond 329 1/2 East Main St. Fredericksburg, TX 78624 Friday, November 2 [...]

Tap into Your Inner Bavarian at Wurstfest in New Braunfels

Here's an event that's worth the drive for folks in Dripping Springs. Just head one hour south toward the gorgeous Comal River until you reach New Braunfels. You'll find yourself at Wurstfest, a 10-day festival that celebrates the Bavarian culture. Sprechen sie fun? Read on to learn more about this [...]

Texas Book Festival

If there's one event book lovers in Dripping Springs must catch, it's the annual Texas Book Festival in Austin, Texas. Texans are lucky to have one of the biggest literary festivals in the country right here in the Lone Star State. The festival's mission is to connect authors and readers through eve [...]

Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival

Looking for something to do this weekend in Dripping Springs? Here's a great option for you especially if you love a good song. The 6th Annual Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival runs from October 18 to 20. It's your chance to see, hear, and meet talented performers up-close and personal. About th [...]

Get Your Passport to Dripping with Taste Trail

Previously, the Dripping with Taste Trail was a one-day event. It did so well that it's now a monthlong event! One that everyone in Dripping Springs and nearby will want to attend. It's exactly what it sounds like. A chance to take your taste passport and travel to various wineries, distilleries, an [...]

Service Dogs Organization in Dripping Springs

Here's a cool organization you want to know about that is located in Dripping Springs near the Caliterra Community. Meet Service Dogs, Inc., an organization working to build better lives with custom trained assistance dogs provided free to Texans who need their support. About Service Dogs, Inc. To o [...]

Awesome Labor Day Weekend Events Near Dripping Springs, Texas

Looking for things to do in Dripping Springs for Labor Day weekend? Here are some great events that will keep you busy for the long weekend. Most of them, you can go anytime. Not just for Labor Day. Also, these are great spots for pictures. Hamilton Pool Preserve 24300 Hamilton Pool Rd. Dripping Spr [...]

Wimberley: A Great Texas Hill Country Getaway for Dripping Springs

Head south from the Caliterra community in Dripping Springs for 15 miles and you'll land in Wimberley, a wonderful Texas Hill Country getaway spot. Connected to the Blanco River and Cypress Creek, this delightful place is one worthy of a visit especially in the summertime. Here are the favorite stop [...]

Get Ready for the New School Year in Dripping Springs, Texas

Can you believe it's August already? Well, you may have seen a few clues, one being the back-to-school sales showing up everywhere. The other being the Texas tax-free weekend shopping starting tomorrow and runs from August 9 - 11. Dripping Springs Independent School District begins in two weeks on A [...]

Best Craft Breweries in the Hill Country Near Dripping Springs

It's hot, hot, hot outside! While spring-fed water in places near Dripping Springs keeps you cool, sometimes you just want to quench the thirst with refreshing local craft beer. The Dripping Springs area has plenty of unique craft breweries for exploring. Here's your chance to see how they churn out [...]