SunFest Blog

In December, former First Lady Michelle Obama was spotlighted in a short film for Billboard’s Women in Music gala-- an annual event honoring spectacular women within the music industry. Her words constantly creep into my head. "Women have been rising to the top of just...

On January 19, 2012, I climbed aboard my first (and only) cruise ship. The massive Carnival cruise was docked in Miami, preparing to set sail for Cozumel, Mexico. As I understand it, many ships make this relaxing voyage, however the boat I boarded was not...

Each year as I explore the SunFest lineup, I keep an eye and an ear out for Florida’s own acts. The sunshine state has already spawned so many incredible musicians and bands-- and each year SunFest spotlights new rising stars. Remember: The Doors’ Jim Morrison hailed from...

Over the weekend, I traveled (for the first time) to Tulsa, Oklahoma for spectacular wedding between friends. My boyfriend and I decided to drive to the “Oil Capital of the World,” which is a hefty eight-hour commute from our Austin home. Usually, when we travel...